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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Khronos Group OpenCL
UK
Rank 816 873 923
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +50
Permanent jobs citing OpenCL 42 47 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.048% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.13% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 29 42 17
Median salary £42,500 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.26% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
33206 37465 38419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.50% 38.08% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28719 32262 33107
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017 within the UK.

OpenCL Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenCL
Top 12 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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +46 42 £42,500 -13.26% 6
South East +77 19 £42,500 -13.26% 1
London +74 12 £62,500 +19.04% 2
Oxfordshire +37 10 £42,500 -5.55%
Oxford +34 10 £42,500 -15.00%
Hampshire +20 9 £37,500 -23.46% 1
Petersfield - 9 £37,500 - 1
South West +17 8 £45,000 -8.16%
Gloucestershire -17 8 £45,000 -8.16%
Cambridgeshire +8 3 - - 1
Cambridge +7 3 - - 1
East of England +4 3 - - 2

OpenCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 85 (90.43%) C++
2 68 (72.34%) Python
3 49 (52.13%) Linux
4 47 (50.00%) C
5 43 (45.74%) Computer Science
6 41 (43.62%) Degree
7 35 (37.23%) VHDL
8 31 (32.98%) STL
9 30 (31.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 30 (31.91%) Algorithms
10 29 (30.85%) OpenCV
10 29 (30.85%) Git (software)
11 26 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (26.60%) Java
12 25 (26.60%) OpenGL
13 24 (25.53%) Mathematics
14 23 (24.47%) Firmware
14 23 (24.47%) CUDA
15 22 (23.40%) Software Engineering
16 21 (22.34%) Multithreading
16 21 (22.34%) Machine Learning
17 19 (20.21%) MATLAB
18 18 (19.15%) Intel
18 18 (19.15%) Signal Processing
19 15 (15.96%) Physics
19 15 (15.96%) Robotics
19 15 (15.96%) Automotive
20 13 (13.83%) GPGPU
20 13 (13.83%) Deep Learning
21 12 (12.77%) CMake

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:

Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Chatbot
1 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (30.85%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.77%) CMake
2 12 (12.77%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.26%) LabVIEW
3 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.06%) Clang
4 1 (1.06%) GCC
4 1 (1.06%) JIRA
4 1 (1.06%) SCons
General
1 15 (15.96%) Automotive
2 4 (4.26%) Aerospace
2 4 (4.26%) Games
2 4 (4.26%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (51.06%) Developer
2 27 (28.72%) C++ Developer
3 21 (22.34%) C++ Software Developer
4 18 (19.15%) Embedded Engineer
5 16 (17.02%) Firmware Developer
5 16 (17.02%) Python Developer
6 15 (15.96%) Software Engineer
7 14 (14.89%) C++ Software Engineer
8 13 (13.83%) Software Developer
9 11 (11.70%) Platform Engineer
10 9 (9.57%) Design Engineer
10 9 (9.57%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (8.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 6 (6.38%) C Software Engineer
12 6 (6.38%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 6 (6.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 6 (6.38%) Verification Engineer
13 5 (5.32%) FPGA Engineer
14 3 (3.19%) FPGA Design Engineer
14 3 (3.19%) Software Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (32.98%) STL
2 30 (31.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 29 (30.85%) OpenCV
4 25 (26.60%) OpenGL
5 8 (8.51%) J2EE
5 8 (8.51%) Web Services
6 4 (4.26%) Apache Axis
6 4 (4.26%) OpenMP
7 3 (3.19%) Matplotlib
7 3 (3.19%) NumPy
7 3 (3.19%) scikit-learn
7 3 (3.19%) TensorFlow
7 3 (3.19%) Theano
7 3 (3.19%) Torch
8 1 (1.06%) Direct3D
8 1 (1.06%) LLVM
8 1 (1.06%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 43 (45.74%) Computer Science
2 35 (37.23%) VHDL
3 30 (31.91%) Algorithms
4 24 (25.53%) Mathematics
5 23 (24.47%) CUDA
6 15 (15.96%) Physics
6 15 (15.96%) Robotics
7 13 (13.83%) GPGPU
8 11 (11.70%) Verilog
9 9 (9.57%) Artificial Intelligence
9 9 (9.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 7 (7.45%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (4.26%) 3D Printing
11 4 (4.26%) Statistics
12 3 (3.19%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 49 (52.13%) Linux
2 4 (4.26%) Windows
3 1 (1.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.40%) Software Engineering
3 21 (22.34%) Machine Learning
3 21 (22.34%) Multithreading
4 18 (19.15%) Signal Processing
5 13 (13.83%) Deep Learning
6 11 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (11.70%) Unit Testing
7 10 (10.64%) Computer Vision
8 7 (7.45%) Video Processing
9 6 (6.38%) Computer Architecture
9 6 (6.38%) Image Processing
9 6 (6.38%) Neuroscience
9 6 (6.38%) Parallel Computing
10 5 (5.32%) Digital Signal Processing
10 5 (5.32%) Prototyping
11 4 (4.26%) 3D Modelling
11 4 (4.26%) Code Optimisation
11 4 (4.26%) Complexity Analysis
11 4 (4.26%) FPGA Design
Programming Languages
1 85 (90.43%) C++
2 68 (72.34%) Python
3 47 (50.00%) C
4 25 (26.60%) Java
5 19 (20.21%) MATLAB
6 11 (11.70%) Tcl
7 7 (7.45%) Perl
8 6 (6.38%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.26%) Fortran
10 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (43.62%) Degree
2 8 (8.51%) DV Cleared
2 8 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.26%) PhD
System Software
1 23 (24.47%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (19.15%) Intel
2 6 (6.38%) Apple
3 5 (5.32%) Altera
3 5 (5.32%) Xilinx
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