The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL 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 OpenGL over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenGL
Rank 220 231 242
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 20 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.25% 0.096%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 0.57% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 7
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2658 3136 3453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.67% 44.06% 47.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2241 2640 3077
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

OpenGL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OpenGL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

OpenGL Salary Trend in the North West

OpenGL
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenGL across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

OpenGL Salary Histogram in the North West

OpenGL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenGL within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
Manchester +13 20 £35,000 -6.66%
OpenGL
England

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 33 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (60.61%) DirectX
2 20 (60.61%) Software Engineering
3 19 (57.58%) Windows
4 16 (48.48%) 3D Graphics
4 16 (48.48%) C
5 14 (42.42%) Degree
5 14 (42.42%) Computer Science
6 13 (39.39%) Mathematics
6 13 (39.39%) Qt
7 12 (36.36%) Animation
7 12 (36.36%) Subversion
8 8 (24.24%) Device Driver
8 8 (24.24%) Speech Recognition
8 8 (24.24%) BREW
8 8 (24.24%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (24.24%) Nucleus RTOS
8 8 (24.24%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (24.24%) Finance
8 8 (24.24%) Automotive
8 8 (24.24%) UIQ
8 8 (24.24%) Series 60
8 8 (24.24%) Java
8 8 (24.24%) Linux
8 8 (24.24%) Flash
8 8 (24.24%) J2ME
8 8 (24.24%) Middleware
8 8 (24.24%) Mobile Commerce
8 8 (24.24%) SVG
8 8 (24.24%) DRM

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Bluetooth
1 8 (24.24%) GPRS
1 8 (24.24%) GSM
1 8 (24.24%) UMTS
1 8 (24.24%) VoIP
1 8 (24.24%) WLAN
1 8 (24.24%) DVB
1 8 (24.24%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (24.24%) NFC
2 6 (18.18%) HTTP
2 6 (18.18%) Internet
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Subversion
2 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
1 8 (24.24%) Automotive
1 8 (24.24%) Multimedia
2 7 (21.21%) Games
3 5 (15.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Software Engineer
2 18 (54.55%) Developer
3 17 (51.52%) C++ Developer
4 12 (36.36%) Software Developer
5 10 (30.30%) C++ Software Developer
6 6 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Senior C++ Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 4 (12.12%) Graduate
9 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) DirectX
2 13 (39.39%) Qt
3 8 (24.24%) OpenAL
3 8 (24.24%) OpenCL
3 8 (24.24%) Middleware
3 8 (24.24%) UIQ
3 8 (24.24%) Series 60
3 8 (24.24%) BREW
3 8 (24.24%) Flash
3 8 (24.24%) J2ME
3 8 (24.24%) SVG
4 6 (18.18%) MFC
4 6 (18.18%) Web Services
4 6 (18.18%) XML
5 5 (15.15%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) 3D Graphics
2 14 (42.42%) Computer Science
3 13 (39.39%) Mathematics
4 12 (36.36%) Animation
5 8 (24.24%) iPhone
5 8 (24.24%) Physics
5 8 (24.24%) MPEG
5 8 (24.24%) Device Driver
6 6 (18.18%) Client/Server
6 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 6 (18.18%) Interactive TV
6 6 (18.18%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Mobile
2 8 (24.24%) Nucleus RTOS
2 8 (24.24%) Android
2 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
2 8 (24.24%) Windows 8
3 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
4 4 (12.12%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Software Engineering
2 8 (24.24%) Speech Recognition
2 8 (24.24%) Mobile Commerce
2 8 (24.24%) DRM
2 8 (24.24%) Mentoring
3 7 (21.21%) Game Development
3 7 (21.21%) OO
4 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) Multithreading
4 6 (18.18%) 3D Programming
5 5 (15.15%) CAD
5 5 (15.15%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Web Development
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (48.48%) C
3 8 (24.24%) Java
4 6 (18.18%) VC++
5 5 (15.15%) Python
6 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Symbian