The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenGL
Rank 164 183 161
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -22
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 17 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.42% 0.17% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 0.34% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 14
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1781 2049 1851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.36% 49.76% 48.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1838 1699
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
OpenGL
North West

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 29 July 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 25 (86.21%) C++
2 23 (79.31%) 3D Graphics
3 20 (68.97%) Python
4 18 (62.07%) Linux
5 17 (58.62%) Games
6 15 (51.72%) CAD
7 11 (37.93%) DirectX
8 10 (34.48%) OOD
8 10 (34.48%) Android
9 9 (31.03%) Mathematics
9 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
10 8 (27.59%) C
11 7 (24.14%) Windows
11 7 (24.14%) Mac OS X
11 7 (24.14%) Sony
12 6 (20.69%) iPhone
12 6 (20.69%) Qt
12 6 (20.69%) GLSL
12 6 (20.69%) Xbox
12 6 (20.69%) Animation
13 5 (17.24%) OpenCL
13 5 (17.24%) 3D Modelling
13 5 (17.24%) Image Processing
13 5 (17.24%) CUDA
13 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
13 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
13 5 (17.24%) SVG
13 5 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (17.24%) C#
13 5 (17.24%) .NET

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 17 (58.62%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 18 (62.07%) C++ Developer
3 16 (55.17%) Software Developer
3 16 (55.17%) C++ Software Developer
4 12 (41.38%) Software Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Games Developer
5 6 (20.69%) C++ Games Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Android Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Android Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Graduate
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.45%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) DirectX
2 6 (20.69%) Qt
3 5 (17.24%) OpenCL
3 5 (17.24%) .NET
3 5 (17.24%) SVG
4 1 (3.45%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 23 (79.31%) 3D Graphics
2 9 (31.03%) Mathematics
3 6 (20.69%) iPhone
3 6 (20.69%) Animation
3 6 (20.69%) Xbox
4 5 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (17.24%) CUDA
5 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Android
3 7 (24.14%) Mac OS X
3 7 (24.14%) Windows
4 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) CAD
2 10 (34.48%) OOD
3 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
4 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
4 5 (17.24%) Image Processing
4 5 (17.24%) 3D Modelling
4 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
5 4 (13.79%) 3D Programming
5 4 (13.79%) Android Development
5 4 (13.79%) iOS Development
5 4 (13.79%) OOP
6 2 (6.90%) Time Management
7 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.45%) DRM
7 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) C++
2 20 (68.97%) Python
3 8 (27.59%) C
4 6 (20.69%) GLSL
5 5 (17.24%) C#
6 4 (13.79%) Java
7 1 (3.45%) Perl
7 1 (3.45%) Lua
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Sony
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