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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenGL Shading Language (GLSL)
Rank 927 938 998
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +60
Permanent jobs citing GLSL 5 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.008% 0.005%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.010% 0.016% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 6
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary - £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%

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
51539 54771 62651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.29% 51.36% 52.61%
Number of salaries quoted 44580 46615 53479
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 24 May 2016 within the UK.

GLSL Salary Histogram in the UK

GLSL
Top 5 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 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +40 5 £50,000 -
London - 3 £50,000 -
Manchester - 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
City of London - 1 £50,000 -

GLSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 16 (94.12%) OpenGL
2 11 (64.71%) C++
2 11 (64.71%) 3D Modelling
3 10 (58.82%) Visualisation
3 10 (58.82%) OpenCL
4 8 (47.06%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 7 (41.18%) Graphic Design
6 6 (35.29%) D3.js
6 6 (35.29%) RapidMiner
6 6 (35.29%) GIS
6 6 (35.29%) Alteryx
7 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
7 5 (29.41%) Objective-C
8 4 (23.53%) Mathematica
8 4 (23.53%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (23.53%) MATLAB
8 4 (23.53%) OOP
8 4 (23.53%) HTML
8 4 (23.53%) Java
8 4 (23.53%) CSS
8 4 (23.53%) QML
8 4 (23.53%) OpenGL ES
8 4 (23.53%) CUDA
8 4 (23.53%) HTML5
8 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
8 4 (23.53%) 3D Programming
8 4 (23.53%) Android
8 4 (23.53%) Qt
8 4 (23.53%) Mobile App

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Mathematica
2 3 (17.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.88%) 3ds Max
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (5.88%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) iTunes
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) GIS
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Xcode
General
1 2 (11.76%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Designer
2 6 (35.29%) Graphic Designer
3 4 (23.53%) C++ Developer
3 4 (23.53%) iOS Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) OpenGL
2 10 (58.82%) OpenCL
3 8 (47.06%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 6 (35.29%) D3.js
5 4 (23.53%) CSS
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) OpenGL ES
5 4 (23.53%) QML
5 4 (23.53%) Qt
5 4 (23.53%) UIKit
6 3 (17.65%) Flash
7 1 (5.88%) POSIX
7 1 (5.88%) WebGL
7 1 (5.88%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Visualisation
2 7 (41.18%) Graphic Design
3 4 (23.53%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (23.53%) CUDA
3 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
3 4 (23.53%) User Experience
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.88%) Arduino
5 1 (5.88%) Browser Games
5 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (5.88%) Kinect
5 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.88%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Android
1 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) 3D Modelling
2 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) 3D Programming
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) iOS Development
3 4 (23.53%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (23.53%) OOP
4 3 (17.65%) Refactoring
4 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (17.65%) Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Code Optimisation
5 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.88%) Functional Programming
5 1 (5.88%) Graceful Degradation
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) OOD
5 1 (5.88%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C++
2 5 (29.41%) Objective-C
3 4 (23.53%) Apple Swift
3 4 (23.53%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) Julia
3 4 (23.53%) MATLAB
4 3 (17.65%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) C
5 1 (5.88%) HLSL
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Alteryx
1 6 (35.29%) RapidMiner