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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Khronos Group OpenCL
Rank 860 875 849
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -26
Permanent jobs citing OpenCL 32 54 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.046% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.078% 0.12% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 18 48 28
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -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
41070 45471 43326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.50% 38.87% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35057 38635 37492
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

OpenCL Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenCL
Top 13 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 31 July 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 -3 32 £43,750 +2.94% 5
East of England +9 11 £50,000 +5.26% 1
London +18 9 £57,500 +21.05%
Essex +5 9 - -
Manchester +11 8 £30,000 -20.00%
North West +1 8 £30,000 -20.00%
Hampshire -4 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South East -18 4 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Colchester +4 3 - -
Havant - 3 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +11 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Cambridge +7 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Petersfield +5 1 £45,000 +12.50%

OpenCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 42 (89.36%) C++
2 37 (78.72%) Software Engineering
3 29 (61.70%) C
4 20 (42.55%) Qt
5 19 (40.43%) Algorithms
5 19 (40.43%) Linux
6 16 (34.04%) Degree
7 15 (31.91%) OpenGL
8 14 (29.79%) Windows
9 12 (25.53%) Computer Science
9 12 (25.53%) CUDA
10 10 (21.28%) QML
10 10 (21.28%) Mentoring
11 9 (19.15%) Middleware
11 9 (19.15%) Java
12 8 (17.02%) Flash
12 8 (17.02%) J2ME
12 8 (17.02%) SVG
12 8 (17.02%) Bluetooth
12 8 (17.02%) GPRS
12 8 (17.02%) GSM
12 8 (17.02%) MPEG
12 8 (17.02%) Symbian
12 8 (17.02%) UMTS
12 8 (17.02%) VoIP
12 8 (17.02%) WLAN
12 8 (17.02%) Mobile Commerce
12 8 (17.02%) DRM
12 8 (17.02%) DVB
12 8 (17.02%) Wi-Fi

OpenCL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (2.13%) Mathematica
1 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) Bluetooth
1 8 (17.02%) GPRS
1 8 (17.02%) GSM
1 8 (17.02%) UMTS
1 8 (17.02%) VoIP
1 8 (17.02%) WLAN
1 8 (17.02%) DVB
1 8 (17.02%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (17.02%) NFC
2 5 (10.64%) Ethernet
3 3 (6.38%) CTI
3 3 (6.38%) 3G
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Subversion
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
1 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
1 8 (17.02%) Automotive
1 8 (17.02%) Multimedia
2 6 (12.77%) Games
3 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Software Engineer
2 14 (29.79%) Senior Software Engineer
3 12 (25.53%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (21.28%) Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) C++ Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Graduate
7 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Design Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Electronics Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Digital Design Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) FPGA Design Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) FPGA Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Principal Engineer
10 1 (2.13%) Firmware Engineer
10 1 (2.13%) Middleware Engineer
10 1 (2.13%) C++ Quantitative Developer
10 1 (2.13%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) Qt
2 15 (31.91%) OpenGL
3 10 (21.28%) QML
4 9 (19.15%) Middleware
5 8 (17.02%) UIQ
5 8 (17.02%) Series 60
5 8 (17.02%) Flash
5 8 (17.02%) J2ME
5 8 (17.02%) SVG
5 8 (17.02%) OpenAL
5 8 (17.02%) BREW
6 5 (10.64%) WPF
7 4 (8.51%) MFC
7 4 (8.51%) OpenMP
8 3 (6.38%) OpenGL ES
9 1 (2.13%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) Algorithms
2 12 (25.53%) Computer Science
2 12 (25.53%) CUDA
3 8 (17.02%) iPhone
3 8 (17.02%) Device Driver
3 8 (17.02%) MPEG
3 8 (17.02%) Physics
4 6 (12.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (10.64%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (8.51%) VHDL
6 4 (8.51%) Client/Server
6 4 (8.51%) Mathematics
6 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
7 2 (4.26%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (4.26%) STB
8 1 (2.13%) Statistics
8 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (2.13%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) Linux
2 14 (29.79%) Windows
3 8 (17.02%) Windows Mobile
3 8 (17.02%) Nucleus RTOS
3 8 (17.02%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (17.02%) Android
3 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
3 8 (17.02%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (78.72%) Software Engineering
2 10 (21.28%) Mentoring
3 8 (17.02%) Speech Recognition
3 8 (17.02%) Image Processing
3 8 (17.02%) Mobile Commerce
3 8 (17.02%) DRM
4 6 (12.77%) OO
5 5 (10.64%) Signal Processing
6 4 (8.51%) OOP
6 4 (8.51%) SOA
6 4 (8.51%) Web Development
6 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.51%) TDD
7 3 (6.38%) OOD
7 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.38%) 3D Rendering
7 3 (6.38%) 3D Visualisation
8 2 (4.26%) Parallel Programming
8 2 (4.26%) Analytics
8 2 (4.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 42 (89.36%) C++
2 29 (61.70%) C
3 9 (19.15%) Java
4 6 (12.77%) C#
4 6 (12.77%) Embedded C
4 6 (12.77%) Embedded C++
5 5 (10.64%) VC++
5 5 (10.64%) XAML
6 3 (6.38%) MATLAB
7 2 (4.26%) Python
8 1 (2.13%) VBA
8 1 (2.13%) R
8 1 (2.13%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Symbian
2 7 (14.89%) QNX
3 5 (10.64%) Xilinx
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