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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Khronos Group OpenCL
Rank 893 899 902
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing OpenCL 50 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.033% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.089% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 44 23 23
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £84,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +17.24%

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
38651 39136 42887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.95% 37.26% 41.27%
Number of salaries quoted 33338 33677 35752
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016 within the UK.

OpenCL Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenCL
Top 26 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 14 February 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
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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 +21 50 £42,500 -5.55% 6
East of England -2 15 £40,000 - 1
South East +8 12 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Suffolk -4 11 £40,000 +6.66%
Ipswich -5 11 £40,000 +6.66%
Worcestershire - 11 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 11 £42,500 -
Malvern - 10 £42,500 -
Hampshire +14 6 £49,000 +8.88% 2
London +9 6 £52,500 +10.52%
Cheltenham - 5 £49,000 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £49,000 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
South West - 5 £49,000 -
Farnborough - 5 £49,000 -
Colchester - 3 £41,250 -
Essex - 3 £41,250 -
Surrey +9 1 £45,000 -10.00%
City of London - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £30,000 - 1
Leicestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Borehamwood - 1 £30,000 - 1
Petersfield - 1 £32,500 - 1
Worcester - 1 £49,000 -
Loughborough - 1 £40,000 -

OpenCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 54 (79.41%) C++
2 48 (70.59%) C
3 42 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (55.88%) Linux
5 34 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 32 (47.06%) JIRA
7 30 (44.12%) VHDL
7 30 (44.12%) Perl
7 30 (44.12%) Windows
7 30 (44.12%) Atlassian
7 30 (44.12%) Confluence
8 29 (42.65%) Open Source
8 29 (42.65%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (41.18%) Waterfall
9 28 (41.18%) Scala
9 28 (41.18%) Ruby
9 28 (41.18%) Java
10 27 (39.71%) Mac OS X
10 27 (39.71%) DV Cleared
10 27 (39.71%) Security Cleared
11 23 (33.82%) SC Cleared
11 23 (33.82%) OpenGL
12 21 (30.88%) Big Data
13 16 (23.53%) MATLAB
13 16 (23.53%) IBM
13 16 (23.53%) Oracle
13 16 (23.53%) Hadoop
13 16 (23.53%) MongoDB
13 16 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (23.53%) Kafka

OpenCL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 30 (44.12%) Confluence
2 16 (23.53%) Apache Spark
2 16 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.94%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.88%) Big Data
2 16 (23.53%) Apache Accumulo
2 16 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 16 (23.53%) Hadoop
2 16 (23.53%) IBM InfoSphere
2 16 (23.53%) MongoDB
2 16 (23.53%) Neo4j
3 6 (8.82%) GIS
4 2 (2.94%) OrientDB
5 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 32 (47.06%) JIRA
2 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.47%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.29%) Automotive
2 5 (7.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.41%) Electronics
4 2 (2.94%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.94%) Military
4 2 (2.94%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.47%) Games
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (45.59%) Developer
2 20 (29.41%) Software Engineer
3 16 (23.53%) C++ Developer
4 14 (20.59%) Big Data Developer
5 11 (16.18%) C Developer
5 11 (16.18%) C/C++ Developer
5 11 (16.18%) C/C++ Software Developer
5 11 (16.18%) C++ Software Developer
5 11 (16.18%) C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (16.18%) C++/Java Developer
5 11 (16.18%) Java Developer
5 11 (16.18%) Java Software Developer
5 11 (16.18%) Software Developer
6 10 (14.71%) Embedded Engineer
6 10 (14.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) C Software Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) Designer
8 6 (8.82%) Graphic Designer
8 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (33.82%) OpenGL
2 16 (23.53%) Kafka
2 16 (23.53%) ZeroMQ
3 8 (11.76%) OpenCV
4 7 (10.29%) Qt
5 6 (8.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (8.82%) D3.js
5 6 (8.82%) STL
5 6 (8.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 5 (7.35%) QML
7 2 (2.94%) DirectX
8 1 (1.47%) .NET
8 1 (1.47%) MFC
8 1 (1.47%) OpenMP
8 1 (1.47%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (44.12%) VHDL
2 29 (42.65%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (20.59%) Internet of Things
4 13 (19.12%) CUDA
5 11 (16.18%) Mathematics
5 11 (16.18%) Visualisation
6 8 (11.76%) Algorithms
7 6 (8.82%) Graphic Design
8 5 (7.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (7.35%) Streaming Video
9 4 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
10 2 (2.94%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (2.94%) Verilog
11 1 (1.47%) Physics
11 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
11 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 38 (55.88%) Linux
2 30 (44.12%) Windows
3 27 (39.71%) Mac OS X
4 13 (19.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.35%) VxWorks
6 3 (4.41%) Android
6 3 (4.41%) Unix
7 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 29 (42.65%) Open Source
4 28 (41.18%) Waterfall
5 14 (20.59%) Analytics
5 14 (20.59%) OO
5 14 (20.59%) OOP
6 13 (19.12%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (17.65%) 3D Modelling
8 11 (16.18%) Image Processing
9 8 (11.76%) Machine Learning
10 7 (10.29%) Signal Processing
11 6 (8.82%) Digital Signal Processing
12 5 (7.35%) Defect Tracking
12 5 (7.35%) Scrum
12 5 (7.35%) Software Testing
13 4 (5.88%) Multithreading
13 4 (5.88%) SDLC
14 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
14 3 (4.41%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 54 (79.41%) C++
2 48 (70.59%) C
3 30 (44.12%) Perl
4 28 (41.18%) Java
4 28 (41.18%) Ruby
4 28 (41.18%) Scala
5 16 (23.53%) MATLAB
6 12 (17.65%) Python
7 11 (16.18%) GLSL
8 7 (10.29%) Embedded C
9 5 (7.35%) Embedded C++
9 5 (7.35%) R
10 4 (5.88%) C#
11 2 (2.94%) SQL
11 2 (2.94%) VC++
12 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.47%) PHP
12 1 (1.47%) Tcl
12 1 (1.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (39.71%) DV Cleared
1 27 (39.71%) Security Cleared
2 23 (33.82%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.24%) Degree
4 5 (7.35%) Postgraduate
5 2 (2.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) ISO13485
1 5 (7.35%) MISRA
System Software
1 16 (23.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (5.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 30 (44.12%) Atlassian
2 16 (23.53%) IBM
2 16 (23.53%) Oracle
3 6 (8.82%) Alteryx
3 6 (8.82%) RapidMiner
4 2 (2.94%) Altera
4 2 (2.94%) Twitter
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum +Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Bonus, Social activities, t
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Mobica Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 17 days ago