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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Khronos Group OpenCL
Rank 885 923 877
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -46
Permanent jobs citing OpenCL 18 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.014% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.043% 0.035% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 4
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -31.81%

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
41588 48588 45441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 40.23% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 35399 40815 39560
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 17 April 2015 within the UK.

OpenCL Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenCL
Top 11 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 17 April 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 +33 18 £45,000 +20.00% 4
East of England +34 7 £37,500 -25.00%
London +11 6 £53,750 +19.44%
South East +2 5 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Hampshire - 5 £45,000 -
Suffolk - 4 £40,000 -
Ipswich - 4 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £32,500 -
Cambridge - 3 £32,500 -
Havant - 2 £45,000 -
Southampton - 2 £45,000 -

OpenCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 37 (75.51%) C++
2 27 (55.10%) Degree
3 26 (53.06%) Software Engineering
4 23 (46.94%) OpenGL
5 19 (38.78%) Computer Science
5 19 (38.78%) Qt
5 19 (38.78%) CUDA
6 15 (30.61%) Linux
6 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (28.57%) Electronics
8 13 (26.53%) C
8 13 (26.53%) Algorithms
9 12 (24.49%) Multimedia
10 11 (22.45%) 3D Graphics
10 11 (22.45%) Windows
10 11 (22.45%) QML
10 11 (22.45%) Direct3D
10 11 (22.45%) OpenGL ES
11 10 (20.41%) Internet of Things
11 10 (20.41%) Internet
11 10 (20.41%) UNIX
12 9 (18.37%) MFC
12 9 (18.37%) DirectX
12 9 (18.37%) MATLAB
13 7 (14.29%) VHDL
13 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 7 (14.29%) Python
13 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
13 7 (14.29%) Analytics
13 7 (14.29%) Signal Processing

OpenCL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.24%) Mathematica
3 2 (4.08%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.12%) Subversion
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (28.57%) Electronics
2 12 (24.49%) Multimedia
3 4 (8.16%) Games
4 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Software Engineer
2 14 (28.57%) Developer
3 11 (22.45%) C++ Developer
3 11 (22.45%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Software Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Design Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Digital Design Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Electronics Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Customer Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) C++ Software Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Verification Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Junior C++ Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Junior Software Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Graduate
8 4 (8.16%) Junior
8 4 (8.16%) Junior Developer
9 3 (6.12%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) FPGA Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) OpenGL
2 19 (38.78%) Qt
3 11 (22.45%) QML
3 11 (22.45%) Direct3D
3 11 (22.45%) OpenGL ES
4 9 (18.37%) DirectX
4 9 (18.37%) MFC
5 5 (10.20%) HTML
5 5 (10.20%) OpenCV
5 5 (10.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 5 (10.20%) Direct3D Mobile
6 4 (8.16%) jQuery
6 4 (8.16%) HTML5
6 4 (8.16%) CSS3
6 4 (8.16%) CSS
7 3 (6.12%) OpenMP
8 2 (4.08%) .NET
9 1 (2.04%) Web Services
9 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Computer Science
1 19 (38.78%) CUDA
2 13 (26.53%) Algorithms
3 11 (22.45%) 3D Graphics
4 10 (20.41%) Internet of Things
5 7 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 7 (14.29%) VHDL
5 7 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (12.24%) Client/Server
6 6 (12.24%) Device Driver
7 5 (10.20%) GPGPU
7 5 (10.20%) Statistics
7 5 (10.20%) Verilog
8 4 (8.16%) Mathematics
8 4 (8.16%) Physics
9 3 (6.12%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (4.08%) STB
11 1 (2.04%) Chemistry
11 1 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Linux
2 11 (22.45%) Windows
3 10 (20.41%) UNIX
4 7 (14.29%) Android
5 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.08%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.04%) Tizen
6 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Software Engineering
2 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 7 (14.29%) Signal Processing
3 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (14.29%) Analytics
4 6 (12.24%) Image Processing
4 6 (12.24%) 3D Modelling
4 6 (12.24%) Web Development
4 6 (12.24%) SOA
5 5 (10.20%) Benchmarking
6 4 (8.16%) CAD
6 4 (8.16%) OO
6 4 (8.16%) OOD
7 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.08%) Parallel Programming
9 1 (2.04%) Game Development
9 1 (2.04%) OOP
9 1 (2.04%) 3D Programming
9 1 (2.04%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (75.51%) C++
2 13 (26.53%) C
3 9 (18.37%) MATLAB
4 7 (14.29%) Python
5 6 (12.24%) R
5 6 (12.24%) GLSL
6 5 (10.20%) Assembly Language
6 5 (10.20%) Bash Shell
6 5 (10.20%) C#
6 5 (10.20%) Perl
6 5 (10.20%) PHP
7 4 (8.16%) Java
8 2 (4.08%) SQL
8 2 (4.08%) VBA
9 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.04%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 27 (55.10%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 7 (14.29%) Xilinx
2 1 (2.04%) QNX
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