The table below looks at the statistics for OpenCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenCL over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Khronos Group OpenCL
Rank - - 249
Permanent jobs citing OpenCL 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
OpenCL
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3188 3295 3498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.03% 48.06% 47.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2721 2960 3137
Average salary £37,804 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.01% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

OpenCL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

OpenCL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OpenCL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

OpenCL Salary Trend in the North West

OpenCL
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing OpenCL 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 OpenCL.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 5 (100.00%) DirectX
1 5 (100.00%) CAD
1 5 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 5 (100.00%) Games
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 5 (100.00%) CUDA

OpenCL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing OpenCL 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 OpenCL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 5 (100.00%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 5 (100.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) CAD
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Python