The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenGL over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenGL
Rank 39 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 20 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.50% 1.28% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.55% 3.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
OpenGL
Tyne and Wear

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
234 232 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 52.70% 42.26% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 190 221 154
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £46,983
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

OpenGL Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

OpenGL
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

OpenGL Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

OpenGL
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenGL across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

OpenGL Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

OpenGL
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 27 (100.00%) C++
2 25 (92.59%) C#
2 25 (92.59%) Games
3 24 (88.89%) 3D Graphics
3 24 (88.89%) DirectX
3 24 (88.89%) Mathematics
3 24 (88.89%) HLSL
3 24 (88.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 20 (74.07%) Multithreading
4 20 (74.07%) Visualisation
5 17 (62.96%) Degree
5 17 (62.96%) 3D Programming
5 17 (62.96%) Physics
5 17 (62.96%) Computer Science
5 17 (62.96%) Software Engineering
5 17 (62.96%) PhD
6 16 (59.26%) Algorithms
7 7 (25.93%) GLSL
8 3 (11.11%) 3D Visualisation
8 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (11.11%) TDD
8 3 (11.11%) Windows
8 3 (11.11%) Linux
8 3 (11.11%) CUDA
8 3 (11.11%) Image Processing
9 2 (7.41%) Pair Programming
10 1 (3.70%) Ruby

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 25 (92.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) C++ Software Engineer
1 17 (62.96%) Software Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Programmer
3 8 (29.63%) C++ Programmer
3 8 (29.63%) Software Programmer
3 8 (29.63%) Graphics Programmer
4 7 (25.93%) Graphics Developer
4 7 (25.93%) C++ Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Principal Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) DirectX
1 24 (88.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 24 (88.89%) 3D Graphics
1 24 (88.89%) Mathematics
2 20 (74.07%) Visualisation
3 17 (62.96%) Physics
3 17 (62.96%) Computer Science
4 16 (59.26%) Algorithms
5 3 (11.11%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Multithreading
2 17 (62.96%) 3D Programming
2 17 (62.96%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.11%) 3D Visualisation
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) TDD
3 3 (11.11%) Image Processing
4 2 (7.41%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C++
2 25 (92.59%) C#
3 24 (88.89%) HLSL
4 7 (25.93%) GLSL
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Degree
1 17 (62.96%) PhD
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
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