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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenGL
Rank 52 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.08% - 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.02% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
199 170 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 35.92% 38.55% 47.05%
Number of salaries quoted 135 148 172
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (92.31%) Multithreading
3 11 (84.62%) Image Processing
3 11 (84.62%) Games
3 11 (84.62%) Visualisation
3 11 (84.62%) 3D Visualisation
4 10 (76.92%) TDD
4 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
5 7 (53.85%) Scrum
6 6 (46.15%) C#
6 6 (46.15%) Linux
7 5 (38.46%) Windows
7 5 (38.46%) Ruby
7 5 (38.46%) CUDA
8 1 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (7.69%) OO
8 1 (7.69%) Python
8 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
8 1 (7.69%) POSIX
8 1 (7.69%) Fortran
8 1 (7.69%) DirectX
8 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
8 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
8 1 (7.69%) OpenMP
8 1 (7.69%) Degree
8 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
8 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
8 1 (7.69%) Qt
8 1 (7.69%) HLSL

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.69%) VTune
1 1 (7.69%) GDB
General
1 11 (84.62%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Principal Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Principal Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) POSIX
1 1 (7.69%) DirectX
1 1 (7.69%) OpenMP
1 1 (7.69%) Qt
1 1 (7.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Visualisation
2 5 (38.46%) CUDA
3 1 (7.69%) GPGPU
3 1 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Multithreading
2 11 (84.62%) Image Processing
2 11 (84.62%) 3D Visualisation
3 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
3 10 (76.92%) TDD
4 7 (53.85%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.69%) Parallel Computing
5 1 (7.69%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) HLSL
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Fortran
4 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree