The table below looks at the statistics for OpenCL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenCL over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Khronos Group OpenCL
Rank 845 838 872
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +34
Permanent jobs citing OpenCL 34 34 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.033% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.087% 0.080% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 6
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -9.37%

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
39073 42586 46481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.08% 41.05% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33698 35569 41359
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

OpenCL
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenCL within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 January 2015 within the UK.

OpenCL Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenCL
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenCL within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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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
England +1 34 £42,500 +13.33% 4
East of England -2 22 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Cambridgeshire +12 16 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Cambridge +2 16 £42,500 +21.42% 1
South East -35 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hampshire - 8 £45,000 - 1
Suffolk - 5 £35,000 -
Ipswich - 5 £35,000 -
Basingstoke - 4 £29,000 -
Havant - 3 £45,000 -
London +17 1 £110,000 +83.33% 2
Colchester +1 1 - -
Surrey -13 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Essex -22 1 - -
Aylesbury - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £45,000 -
Southampton - 1 £45,000 -
Staines - 1 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

OpenCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenCL 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 OpenCL.

1 52 (82.54%) C++
2 38 (60.32%) Software Engineering
3 32 (50.79%) OpenGL
4 31 (49.21%) Qt
5 29 (46.03%) Computer Science
6 28 (44.44%) CUDA
7 27 (42.86%) Degree
7 27 (42.86%) 3D Graphics
8 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (34.92%) Linux
10 17 (26.98%) MFC
11 16 (25.40%) C
11 16 (25.40%) Electronics
12 15 (23.81%) Mathematics
12 15 (23.81%) Physics
13 14 (22.22%) Games
14 13 (20.63%) Windows
14 13 (20.63%) QML
15 12 (19.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 12 (19.05%) Multimedia
16 11 (17.46%) Android
16 11 (17.46%) Direct3D
16 11 (17.46%) OpenGL ES
17 10 (15.87%) Internet of Things
17 10 (15.87%) DirectX
17 10 (15.87%) Internet
17 10 (15.87%) Device Driver
17 10 (15.87%) UNIX
18 8 (12.70%) Client/Server
18 8 (12.70%) SOA

OpenCL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenCL 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 OpenCL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) Mathematica
3 2 (3.17%) MS Office
4 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.35%) Subversion
3 2 (3.17%) JIRA
4 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (25.40%) Electronics
2 14 (22.22%) Games
3 12 (19.05%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (60.32%) Software Engineer
2 20 (31.75%) C++ Software Engineer
3 15 (23.81%) Developer
4 12 (19.05%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (17.46%) Software Developer
5 11 (17.46%) C++ Developer
6 10 (15.87%) Graduate
7 8 (12.70%) C++ Software Developer
8 6 (9.52%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (9.52%) Digital Design Engineer
8 6 (9.52%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 6 (9.52%) Design Engineer
9 5 (7.94%) Customer Engineer
9 5 (7.94%) Verification Engineer
10 4 (6.35%) Junior Software Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Electronics Engineer
10 4 (6.35%) Junior Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Junior
10 4 (6.35%) Junior C++ Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Graphics Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (50.79%) OpenGL
2 31 (49.21%) Qt
3 17 (26.98%) MFC
4 13 (20.63%) QML
5 12 (19.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 11 (17.46%) Direct3D
6 11 (17.46%) OpenGL ES
7 10 (15.87%) DirectX
8 5 (7.94%) HTML
8 5 (7.94%) .NET
8 5 (7.94%) Direct3D Mobile
8 5 (7.94%) OpenCV
8 5 (7.94%) DirectCompute
9 4 (6.35%) jQuery
9 4 (6.35%) HTML5
9 4 (6.35%) CSS3
9 4 (6.35%) CSS
10 2 (3.17%) STL
10 2 (3.17%) WPF
11 1 (1.59%) OpenVG
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.03%) Computer Science
2 28 (44.44%) CUDA
3 27 (42.86%) 3D Graphics
4 15 (23.81%) Mathematics
4 15 (23.81%) Physics
5 10 (15.87%) Device Driver
5 10 (15.87%) Internet of Things
6 8 (12.70%) Algorithms
6 8 (12.70%) Client/Server
7 6 (9.52%) VHDL
7 6 (9.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (9.52%) Visualisation
8 5 (7.94%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (7.94%) GPGPU
8 5 (7.94%) Verilog
9 4 (6.35%) Statistics
9 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (3.17%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (1.59%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.92%) Linux
2 13 (20.63%) Windows
3 11 (17.46%) Android
4 10 (15.87%) UNIX
5 7 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.59%) Tizen
7 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (60.32%) Software Engineering
2 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.70%) SOA
3 8 (12.70%) Web Development
3 8 (12.70%) Multithreading
4 6 (9.52%) Signal Processing
4 6 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (7.94%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (7.94%) Analytics
5 5 (7.94%) 3D Modelling
5 5 (7.94%) Image Processing
5 5 (7.94%) Benchmarking
5 5 (7.94%) Software Testing
6 4 (6.35%) Video Processing
6 4 (6.35%) OO
6 4 (6.35%) OOD
7 3 (4.76%) CAD
8 2 (3.17%) UML
8 2 (3.17%) OOP
8 2 (3.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 52 (82.54%) C++
2 16 (25.40%) C
3 7 (11.11%) C#
3 7 (11.11%) Java
3 7 (11.11%) MATLAB
4 6 (9.52%) Python
5 5 (7.94%) Assembly Language
5 5 (7.94%) Bash Shell
5 5 (7.94%) R
5 5 (7.94%) GLSL
5 5 (7.94%) Perl
5 5 (7.94%) PHP
6 3 (4.76%) SQL
7 2 (3.17%) VC++
7 2 (3.17%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.59%) VBA
8 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (42.86%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Xilinx
3 4 (6.35%) QNX
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