The table below looks at the statistics for HLSL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HLSL over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Level Shading Language (HLSL)
Rank - 869 867
Permanent jobs citing HLSL 0 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.003% 0.007%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.005% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary - £35,000 -

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
53291 55423 59871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.45% 53.32% 54.94%
Number of salaries quoted 45774 46671 52659
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

HLSL
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HLSL within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

HLSL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HLSL
Salary Trend

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

HLSL Salary Trend in the UK

HLSL
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing HLSL 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 HLSL.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Lua
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) GLSL
1 1 (100.00%) Stage3D
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

HLSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing HLSL 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 HLSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Stage3D
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Lua
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple