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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Khronos Group OpenCL
Rank 915 963 979
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +16
Permanent jobs citing OpenCL 41 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.014% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.038% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 12
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,250 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.00%

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
39639 42009 48193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.36% 37.83% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 34238 35700 40702
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average 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 £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 2016 within the UK.

OpenCL Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenCL
Top 28 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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +30 41 £40,000 -11.11% 5
East of England +22 17 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Hertfordshire - 13 £30,000 - 1
South East +38 9 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Borehamwood - 9 £30,000 - 1
London +6 6 £66,250 +23.25% 1
South West - 6 £46,250 - 1
Gloucestershire - 6 £46,250 - 1
Hampshire +18 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Cheltenham - 5 £47,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 - -
City of London - 3 £50,000 - 1
Petersfield - 3 £32,500 -
Cambridge +16 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Essex +12 2 - -
Colchester +1 2 - -
Cambridgeshire -3 2 £35,000 +7.69%
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire - 2 - -
Newbury - 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 £35,000 -
Malvern - 2 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £46,250 - 1
Worcestershire - 2 £42,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Loughborough - 1 £40,000 -
Oxford - 1 £52,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -

OpenCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 80 (89.89%) C++
2 63 (70.79%) C
3 49 (55.06%) Linux
3 49 (55.06%) Software Engineering
4 48 (53.93%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (48.31%) Windows
6 39 (43.82%) Java
7 38 (42.70%) Perl
8 37 (41.57%) VHDL
8 37 (41.57%) Ruby
8 37 (41.57%) Scala
9 36 (40.45%) Open Source
9 36 (40.45%) Confluence
9 36 (40.45%) Waterfall
9 36 (40.45%) JIRA
9 36 (40.45%) Atlassian
9 36 (40.45%) Mac OS X
10 35 (39.33%) Analytical Skills
11 34 (38.20%) Security Cleared
12 33 (37.08%) DV Cleared
13 28 (31.46%) Algorithms
14 27 (30.34%) SC Cleared
15 25 (28.09%) Big Data
16 23 (25.84%) Image Processing
17 22 (24.72%) Hadoop
17 22 (24.72%) CUDA
17 22 (24.72%) MongoDB
17 22 (24.72%) Apache Cassandra
17 22 (24.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 22 (24.72%) Neo4j

OpenCL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 36 (40.45%) Confluence
2 22 (24.72%) Apache Spark
2 22 (24.72%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.62%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.09%) Big Data
2 22 (24.72%) Apache Accumulo
2 22 (24.72%) Apache Cassandra
2 22 (24.72%) Hadoop
2 22 (24.72%) IBM InfoSphere
2 22 (24.72%) MongoDB
2 22 (24.72%) Neo4j
3 6 (6.74%) GIS
4 2 (2.25%) OrientDB
5 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 36 (40.45%) JIRA
2 11 (12.36%) Visual Studio
3 9 (10.11%) LabVIEW
4 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.74%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.25%) yacc
General
1 9 (10.11%) Games
1 9 (10.11%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.62%) Automotive
2 5 (5.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (4.49%) Electronics
4 3 (3.37%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.25%) Marketing
5 2 (2.25%) Military
6 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (38.20%) Developer
1 34 (38.20%) Software Engineer
2 24 (26.97%) C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (17.98%) C Software Engineer
3 16 (17.98%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (17.98%) C++ Developer
4 15 (16.85%) Big Data Developer
5 13 (14.61%) Java Developer
5 13 (14.61%) Java Software Developer
6 11 (12.36%) C Developer
6 11 (12.36%) C/C++ Developer
6 11 (12.36%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 11 (12.36%) C++ Software Developer
6 11 (12.36%) C++/Java Developer
6 11 (12.36%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Embedded Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Research Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Designer
8 6 (6.74%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.72%) Kafka
1 22 (24.72%) ZeroMQ
2 20 (22.47%) OpenGL
3 9 (10.11%) OpenCV
4 7 (7.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (6.74%) D3.js
5 6 (6.74%) Qt
5 6 (6.74%) STL
5 6 (6.74%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 5 (5.62%) QML
7 4 (4.49%) Matplotlib
7 4 (4.49%) NumPy
7 4 (4.49%) TensorFlow
8 2 (2.25%) DirectX
8 2 (2.25%) LLVM
8 2 (2.25%) OpenGL ES
8 2 (2.25%) OpenMP
8 2 (2.25%) Renderscript
8 2 (2.25%) Theano
8 2 (2.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (41.57%) VHDL
2 35 (39.33%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (31.46%) Algorithms
4 22 (24.72%) CUDA
5 21 (23.60%) Computer Science
6 20 (22.47%) Internet of Things
7 15 (16.85%) Mathematics
8 11 (12.36%) Visualisation
9 6 (6.74%) Graphic Design
10 5 (5.62%) Streaming Video
11 4 (4.49%) Neural Network
11 4 (4.49%) Statistics
12 3 (3.37%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (3.37%) Physics
12 3 (3.37%) Public Cloud
13 2 (2.25%) 3D Printing
13 2 (2.25%) Artificial Intelligence
14 1 (1.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 49 (55.06%) Linux
2 43 (48.31%) Windows
3 36 (40.45%) Mac OS X
4 16 (17.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.62%) Mac OS
6 4 (4.49%) VxWorks
7 2 (2.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (55.06%) Software Engineering
2 48 (53.93%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (40.45%) Open Source
3 36 (40.45%) Waterfall
4 23 (25.84%) Image Processing
5 20 (22.47%) Analytics
5 20 (22.47%) OO
5 20 (22.47%) OOP
6 15 (16.85%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (14.61%) Machine Learning
8 12 (13.48%) 3D Modelling
9 9 (10.11%) Signal Processing
10 6 (6.74%) Digital Signal Processing
10 6 (6.74%) Multithreading
11 5 (5.62%) Deep Learning
11 5 (5.62%) Defect Tracking
11 5 (5.62%) Scrum
11 5 (5.62%) Software Testing
12 3 (3.37%) Video Processing
13 2 (2.25%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 80 (89.89%) C++
2 63 (70.79%) C
3 39 (43.82%) Java
4 38 (42.70%) Perl
5 37 (41.57%) Ruby
5 37 (41.57%) Scala
6 21 (23.60%) MATLAB
7 16 (17.98%) Python
8 11 (12.36%) GLSL
9 5 (5.62%) Embedded C++
9 5 (5.62%) Julia
9 5 (5.62%) R
10 4 (4.49%) Embedded C
11 3 (3.37%) Tcl
12 2 (2.25%) Assembly Language
12 2 (2.25%) C#
12 2 (2.25%) Fortran
12 2 (2.25%) XAML
13 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (38.20%) Security Cleared
2 33 (37.08%) DV Cleared
3 27 (30.34%) SC Cleared
4 11 (12.36%) Degree
5 6 (6.74%) PhD
6 5 (5.62%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) ISO13485
1 5 (5.62%) MISRA
System Software
1 22 (24.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 36 (40.45%) Atlassian
2 22 (24.72%) IBM
2 22 (24.72%) Oracle
3 6 (6.74%) Alteryx
3 6 (6.74%) RapidMiner
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.25%) Twitter
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