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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenGL
Rank 152 139 155
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 17 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.61% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.22% 1.68% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 2
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% +3.17%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
OpenGL
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1390 1132 1169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.72% 36.45% 36.92%
Number of salaries quoted 934 757 801
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

OpenGL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OpenGL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

OpenGL Salary Trend in Scotland

OpenGL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenGL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
Edinburgh -1 13 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Dundee +6 4 - -
OpenGL
UK

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 30 (93.75%) C++
2 29 (90.63%) Degree
3 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (68.75%) Software Engineering
5 21 (65.63%) Visualisation
5 21 (65.63%) C#
6 20 (62.50%) C
6 20 (62.50%) .NET
6 20 (62.50%) Visual Studio
6 20 (62.50%) OOP
6 20 (62.50%) WPF
6 20 (62.50%) Unit Testing
6 20 (62.50%) Mathematics
6 20 (62.50%) Computer Science
6 20 (62.50%) Qt
7 19 (59.38%) 3D Visualisation
7 19 (59.38%) Windows
8 18 (56.25%) UNIX
8 18 (56.25%) VC++
8 18 (56.25%) STL
8 18 (56.25%) MFC
8 18 (56.25%) Ethernet
8 18 (56.25%) TDD
8 18 (56.25%) Subversion
8 18 (56.25%) Electronics
8 18 (56.25%) Direct3D
8 18 (56.25%) Software Architecture
8 18 (56.25%) CUDA
9 15 (46.88%) Waterfall
10 8 (25.00%) Mobile Games

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 18 (56.25%) Subversion
General
1 18 (56.25%) Electronics
2 8 (25.00%) Games
3 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Software Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Lead Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Junior
4 2 (6.25%) Junior Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.13%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) .NET
1 20 (62.50%) WPF
1 20 (62.50%) Qt
2 18 (56.25%) MFC
2 18 (56.25%) STL
2 18 (56.25%) Direct3D
3 8 (25.00%) cocos2d
4 6 (18.75%) OpenGL ES
5 3 (9.38%) XML
6 2 (6.25%) WCF
6 2 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (6.25%) Web Services
6 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (65.63%) Visualisation
2 20 (62.50%) Mathematics
2 20 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 18 (56.25%) CUDA
4 8 (25.00%) Mobile Games
5 6 (18.75%) Social Gaming
5 6 (18.75%) User Experience
6 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) UNIX
3 8 (25.00%) Android
3 8 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.25%) Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (68.75%) Software Engineering
3 20 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 20 (62.50%) OOP
4 19 (59.38%) 3D Visualisation
5 18 (56.25%) TDD
5 18 (56.25%) Software Architecture
6 15 (46.88%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.25%) Game Development
7 2 (6.25%) OO
7 2 (6.25%) CAD
7 2 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) C++
2 21 (65.63%) C#
3 20 (62.50%) C
4 18 (56.25%) VC++
5 2 (6.25%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 29 (90.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Twitter
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