The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenGL over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenGL
Rank 54 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 20 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.41% - 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.60% - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
OpenGL
England

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
303 286 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 36.46% 43.27% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 217 250 271
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £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 the North East

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

OpenGL Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

OpenGL
Salary Trend in the North East

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

OpenGL Salary Trend in the North East

OpenGL
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenGL within the North East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 11 £50,000 -
Northumberland - 9 - -
OpenGL
England

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 26 (96.30%) Multithreading
3 25 (92.59%) Visualisation
3 25 (92.59%) 3D Visualisation
3 25 (92.59%) Games
4 24 (88.89%) Software Engineering
5 20 (74.07%) C#
6 15 (55.56%) DirectX
6 15 (55.56%) Degree
6 15 (55.56%) Mathematics
6 15 (55.56%) Computer Science
6 15 (55.56%) 3D Graphics
6 15 (55.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 15 (55.56%) VTune
6 15 (55.56%) HLSL
7 14 (51.85%) 3D Rendering
7 14 (51.85%) Augmented Reality
8 11 (40.74%) Image Processing
9 10 (37.04%) TDD
9 10 (37.04%) Python
10 9 (33.33%) Retail
11 7 (25.93%) Scrum
12 6 (22.22%) Linux
13 5 (18.52%) Windows
13 5 (18.52%) OOD
13 5 (18.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (18.52%) Animation
13 5 (18.52%) Ruby
13 5 (18.52%) CUDA
13 5 (18.52%) Unreal Engine

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 15 (55.56%) VTune
2 1 (3.70%) GDB
2 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
General
1 25 (92.59%) Games
2 9 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Programmer
2 9 (33.33%) Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Software Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Principal Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Principal Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Programmer
8 1 (3.70%) Software Programmer
8 1 (3.70%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) DirectX
1 15 (55.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 5 (18.52%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (3.70%) OpenMP
3 1 (3.70%) Qt
3 1 (3.70%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 25 (92.59%) Visualisation
2 15 (55.56%) 3D Graphics
2 15 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 15 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 14 (51.85%) Augmented Reality
4 5 (18.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (18.52%) CUDA
4 5 (18.52%) Animation
5 1 (3.70%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Multithreading
2 25 (92.59%) 3D Visualisation
3 24 (88.89%) Software Engineering
4 14 (51.85%) 3D Rendering
5 11 (40.74%) Image Processing
6 10 (37.04%) TDD
7 7 (25.93%) Scrum
8 5 (18.52%) OOD
9 1 (3.70%) OO
9 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
9 1 (3.70%) Parallel Computing
9 1 (3.70%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (74.07%) C#
3 15 (55.56%) HLSL
4 10 (37.04%) Python
5 5 (18.52%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) Fortran
6 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Twitter