The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenGL over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenGL
Rank 188 171 175
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 3 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.075% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.33% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
OpenGL
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1751 1835 1956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.50% 49.77% 52.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1497 1627 1770
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenGL across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OpenGL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

OpenGL
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenGL across the Manchester region.

OpenGL Salary Trend in Manchester

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing OpenGL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenGL.

1 22 (84.62%) C++
1 22 (84.62%) 3D Graphics
2 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 17 (65.38%) Python
3 16 (61.54%) Games
4 15 (57.69%) CAD
5 11 (42.31%) DirectX
6 10 (38.46%) OOD
6 10 (38.46%) Android
7 9 (34.62%) Mathematics
8 7 (26.92%) Sony
9 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 6 (23.08%) Windows
9 6 (23.08%) Mac OS X
9 6 (23.08%) iPhone
9 6 (23.08%) Qt
9 6 (23.08%) GLSL
9 6 (23.08%) Xbox
10 5 (19.23%) CUDA
10 5 (19.23%) OpenCL
10 5 (19.23%) 3D Modelling
10 5 (19.23%) Image Processing
10 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
10 5 (19.23%) Animation
10 5 (19.23%) SVG
10 5 (19.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (19.23%) .NET
10 5 (19.23%) C
10 5 (19.23%) C#
10 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing OpenGL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenGL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 16 (61.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) Software Developer
2 16 (61.54%) C++ Developer
2 16 (61.54%) C++ Software Developer
3 11 (42.31%) Software Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) Games Developer
4 6 (23.08%) C++ Games Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Android Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Android Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Graduate
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) DirectX
2 6 (23.08%) Qt
3 5 (19.23%) OpenCL
3 5 (19.23%) SVG
3 5 (19.23%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 22 (84.62%) 3D Graphics
2 9 (34.62%) Mathematics
3 6 (23.08%) iPhone
3 6 (23.08%) Xbox
4 5 (19.23%) CUDA
4 5 (19.23%) Animation
4 5 (19.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) Android
3 6 (23.08%) Windows
3 6 (23.08%) Mac OS X
4 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) CAD
2 10 (38.46%) OOD
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) 3D Modelling
4 5 (19.23%) Image Processing
4 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
4 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
5 4 (15.38%) OOP
5 4 (15.38%) 3D Programming
5 4 (15.38%) Android Development
5 4 (15.38%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C++
2 17 (65.38%) Python
3 6 (23.08%) GLSL
4 5 (19.23%) C
4 5 (19.23%) C#
5 4 (15.38%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) Lua
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Sony
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Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - plus exceptional benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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