The table below looks at the statistics for GLSL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GLSL over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenGL Shading Language (GLSL)
UK
Rank 853 933 936
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +3
Permanent jobs citing GLSL 3 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.012% 0.013%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.007% 0.023% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 10
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45337 52393 52954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.96% 51.89% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 38652 45150 45395
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

GLSL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing GLSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

GLSL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GLSL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GLSL within the UK.

GLSL Salary Trend in the UK

GLSL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GLSL over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 within the UK.

GLSL Salary Histogram in the UK

GLSL
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GLSL within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +89 3 £37,500 -6.25%
North West -24 1 £37,500 -31.81%
Manchester -27 1 £37,500 -31.81%
South West - 1 £32,500 -
London - 1 £50,000 -
Bristol - 1 £32,500 -

GLSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing GLSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GLSL.

1 9 (90.00%) OpenGL
2 7 (70.00%) 3D Graphics
3 6 (60.00%) Electronics
3 6 (60.00%) Software Architecture
3 6 (60.00%) OpenGL ES
4 5 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (50.00%) Automotive
4 5 (50.00%) Multimedia
4 5 (50.00%) C++
5 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Animation
6 2 (20.00%) Android
6 2 (20.00%) HLSL
6 2 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (20.00%) User Experience
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Vision
6 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
6 2 (20.00%) Games
6 2 (20.00%) DirectX
7 1 (10.00%) Autodesk
7 1 (10.00%) C
7 1 (10.00%) C#
7 1 (10.00%) Java
7 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
7 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 1 (10.00%) Windows
7 1 (10.00%) Linux
7 1 (10.00%) OOP

GLSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (10.00%) Autodesk Inventor
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (10.00%) Revit
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Electronics
2 5 (50.00%) Automotive
2 5 (50.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C++ Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Graphics Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) 3D Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Android Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Games Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior
5 1 (10.00%) Junior C++ Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Real Time Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Graphics Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) OpenGL
2 6 (60.00%) OpenGL ES
3 2 (20.00%) DirectX
3 2 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (10.00%) Android SDK
4 1 (10.00%) CryEngine
4 1 (10.00%) OpenCV
4 1 (10.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (20.00%) Animation
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (10.00%) HoloLens
3 1 (10.00%) HTC Vive
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Games
3 1 (10.00%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Vision
5 1 (10.00%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Android Development
5 1 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (10.00%) Linear Algebra
5 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
5 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
5 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (10.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) Physics
5 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) HLSL
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) R
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Autodesk