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 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
OpenGL
Rank 256 237 242
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 5 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.067% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.21% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 9
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
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
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% -

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
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 19 September 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
Manchester -1 5 £37,500 +25.00% 4
OpenGL
England

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 22 (84.62%) C++
1 22 (84.62%) 3D Graphics
2 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 17 (65.38%) Python
3 16 (61.54%) Games
4 15 (57.69%) CAD
5 11 (42.31%) DirectX
6 10 (38.46%) OOD
6 10 (38.46%) Android
7 9 (34.62%) Mathematics
8 7 (26.92%) Sony
9 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 6 (23.08%) Windows
9 6 (23.08%) Mac OS X
9 6 (23.08%) iPhone
9 6 (23.08%) Qt
9 6 (23.08%) GLSL
9 6 (23.08%) Xbox
10 5 (19.23%) CUDA
10 5 (19.23%) OpenCL
10 5 (19.23%) 3D Modelling
10 5 (19.23%) Image Processing
10 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
10 5 (19.23%) Animation
10 5 (19.23%) SVG
10 5 (19.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (19.23%) .NET
10 5 (19.23%) C
10 5 (19.23%) C#
10 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing

OpenGL
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 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 16 (61.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) Software Developer
2 16 (61.54%) C++ Developer
2 16 (61.54%) C++ Software Developer
3 11 (42.31%) Software Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) Games Developer
4 6 (23.08%) C++ Games Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Android Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Graduate
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) DirectX
2 6 (23.08%) Qt
3 5 (19.23%) OpenCL
3 5 (19.23%) .NET
3 5 (19.23%) SVG
4 1 (3.85%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 22 (84.62%) 3D Graphics
2 9 (34.62%) Mathematics
3 6 (23.08%) iPhone
3 6 (23.08%) Xbox
4 5 (19.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (19.23%) Animation
4 5 (19.23%) CUDA
5 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) Android
3 6 (23.08%) Mac OS X
3 6 (23.08%) Windows
4 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) CAD
2 10 (38.46%) OOD
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
4 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Image Processing
4 5 (19.23%) 3D Modelling
5 4 (15.38%) 3D Programming
5 4 (15.38%) Android Development
5 4 (15.38%) iOS Development
5 4 (15.38%) OOP
6 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C++
2 17 (65.38%) Python
3 6 (23.08%) GLSL
4 5 (19.23%) C
4 5 (19.23%) C#
5 4 (15.38%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) Lua
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Sony
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