The table below looks at the statistics for OpenCL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenCL over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Khronos Group OpenCL
Rank 869 928 933
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +5
Permanent jobs citing OpenCL 49 33 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.030% 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.079% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 44 17 49
Median salary £57,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38052 41668 45678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.85% 37.79% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33084 35529 38870
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenCL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OpenCL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OpenCL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenCL
Salary Trend

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

OpenCL Salary Trend in the UK

OpenCL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenCL over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 within the UK.

OpenCL Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenCL
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenCL within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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 +66 49 £57,500 +35.29% 4
South East +51 24 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Oxfordshire - 24 £57,500 - 1
Oxford - 23 £57,500 - 1
East of England +31 17 £36,000 -28.00% 2
Hertfordshire - 14 £36,000 -
Borehamwood - 10 £36,000 -
London +37 7 £80,000 +39.13% 1
City of London - 7 £80,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 - -
Essex -7 2 £42,500 -
Colchester -8 2 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire +9 1 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £49,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £49,000 -
Bicester - 1 £57,500 -
South West - 1 £49,000 -

OpenCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing OpenCL 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 OpenCL.

1 87 (97.75%) C++
2 49 (55.06%) Linux
3 47 (52.81%) C
3 47 (52.81%) Software Engineering
3 47 (52.81%) Algorithms
4 37 (41.57%) Computer Science
5 36 (40.45%) Python
6 33 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (32.58%) Image Processing
8 27 (30.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 27 (30.34%) STL
9 23 (25.84%) CUDA
10 22 (24.72%) OpenCV
10 22 (24.72%) MATLAB
11 21 (23.60%) Windows
12 20 (22.47%) Visual Studio
13 19 (21.35%) Intel
13 19 (21.35%) Git (software)
14 18 (20.22%) Degree
14 18 (20.22%) Telecoms
14 18 (20.22%) LabVIEW
14 18 (20.22%) Games
15 17 (19.10%) Signal Processing
16 16 (17.98%) Java
17 15 (16.85%) PhD
17 15 (16.85%) Machine Learning
18 14 (15.73%) Mathematics
18 14 (15.73%) Perl
19 13 (14.61%) Mac OS X
19 13 (14.61%) VHDL

OpenCL
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 10 (11.24%) Confluence
2 8 (8.99%) Apache Spark
2 8 (8.99%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.62%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.99%) Apache Accumulo
1 8 (8.99%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (8.99%) Big Data
1 8 (8.99%) Hadoop
1 8 (8.99%) IBM InfoSphere
1 8 (8.99%) MongoDB
1 8 (8.99%) Neo4j
2 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (22.47%) Visual Studio
2 19 (21.35%) Git (software)
3 18 (20.22%) LabVIEW
4 11 (12.36%) Jenkins
4 11 (12.36%) JIRA
5 4 (4.49%) yacc
6 1 (1.12%) CMake
6 1 (1.12%) SCons
General
1 18 (20.22%) Games
1 18 (20.22%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.99%) Electronics
3 3 (3.37%) Automotive
4 2 (2.25%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.25%) Marketing
4 2 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.12%) Advertising
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (48.31%) Software Engineer
2 31 (34.83%) C++ Software Engineer
3 25 (28.09%) Embedded Engineer
4 24 (26.97%) C Software Engineer
4 24 (26.97%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (13.48%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (12.36%) Developer
7 8 (8.99%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 7 (7.87%) Platform Engineer
9 6 (6.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 6 (6.74%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) Agile Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Agile Java Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Data Scientist
10 4 (4.49%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Research Engineer
11 3 (3.37%) Big Data Developer
11 3 (3.37%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 27 (30.34%) STL
2 22 (24.72%) OpenCV
3 9 (10.11%) Matplotlib
3 9 (10.11%) NumPy
3 9 (10.11%) TensorFlow
4 8 (8.99%) Kafka
4 8 (8.99%) ZeroMQ
5 7 (7.87%) OpenGL
5 7 (7.87%) Theano
6 4 (4.49%) LLVM
6 4 (4.49%) Renderscript
7 3 (3.37%) OpenMP
8 2 (2.25%) DirectX
8 2 (2.25%) OpenGL ES
8 2 (2.25%) WPF
9 1 (1.12%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 47 (52.81%) Algorithms
2 37 (41.57%) Computer Science
3 23 (25.84%) CUDA
4 14 (15.73%) Mathematics
5 13 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (14.61%) VHDL
6 10 (11.24%) Statistics
7 9 (10.11%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (10.11%) Neural Network
8 8 (8.99%) Internet of Things
9 7 (7.87%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (5.62%) Physics
11 3 (3.37%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (3.37%) 3D Printing
11 3 (3.37%) Public Cloud
12 2 (2.25%) Streaming Video
13 1 (1.12%) Driving Licence
13 1 (1.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (1.12%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 49 (55.06%) Linux
2 21 (23.60%) Windows
3 13 (14.61%) Mac OS X
4 5 (5.62%) Mac OS
4 5 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.25%) Unix
5 2 (2.25%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.12%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (52.81%) Software Engineering
2 33 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (32.58%) Image Processing
4 17 (19.10%) Signal Processing
5 15 (16.85%) Machine Learning
6 12 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (13.48%) Open Source
6 12 (13.48%) Waterfall
7 9 (10.11%) Deep Learning
8 8 (8.99%) Analytics
8 8 (8.99%) OO
8 8 (8.99%) OOP
8 8 (8.99%) Open Source Development
9 6 (6.74%) Multithreading
10 4 (4.49%) Video Processing
11 3 (3.37%) CAD
11 3 (3.37%) CAE
11 3 (3.37%) Digital Signal Processing
12 2 (2.25%) Scrum
12 2 (2.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (97.75%) C++
2 47 (52.81%) C
3 36 (40.45%) Python
4 22 (24.72%) MATLAB
5 16 (17.98%) Java
6 14 (15.73%) Perl
7 13 (14.61%) Ruby
7 13 (14.61%) Scala
8 4 (4.49%) Assembly Language
8 4 (4.49%) Tcl
9 3 (3.37%) Fortran
10 2 (2.25%) C#
10 2 (2.25%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.25%) R
10 2 (2.25%) XAML
11 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.12%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) Degree
2 15 (16.85%) PhD
3 9 (10.11%) Security Cleared
4 8 (8.99%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) ISO13485
1 2 (2.25%) MISRA
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 19 (21.35%) Intel
2 10 (11.24%) Atlassian
3 8 (8.99%) IBM
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
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