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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Khronos Group OpenCL
Rank 875 889 872
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs citing OpenCL 27 49 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.041% 0.011%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.065% 0.11% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 17 41 11
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -27.27%

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
41730 46198 43669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.71% 39.12% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35708 39502 38013
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 £60,000 £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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

OpenCL Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenCL
Top 14 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 3 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 +1 27 £43,750 +9.37% 4
East of England +9 9 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Manchester +3 8 £30,000 -20.00%
North West -1 8 £30,000 -20.00%
Essex +6 7 - - 1
South East +3 6 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Hampshire -8 6 £45,000 +12.50%
London +5 4 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Havant - 4 £45,000 -
Cambridge +17 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Colchester +4 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Petersfield +3 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Southampton 0 1 £45,000 +50.00%

OpenCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 34 (72.34%) Software Engineering
3 26 (55.32%) Qt
4 24 (51.06%) C
5 20 (42.55%) Linux
6 18 (38.30%) OpenGL
6 18 (38.30%) Algorithms
7 15 (31.91%) QML
8 14 (29.79%) CUDA
8 14 (29.79%) Degree
9 12 (25.53%) Windows
10 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
10 11 (23.40%) Mentoring
11 10 (21.28%) Java
12 9 (19.15%) Middleware
12 9 (19.15%) Device Driver
12 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (17.02%) Multimedia
13 8 (17.02%) Speech Recognition
13 8 (17.02%) BREW
13 8 (17.02%) Windows Mobile
13 8 (17.02%) Nucleus RTOS
13 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
13 8 (17.02%) Windows 8
13 8 (17.02%) OpenAL
13 8 (17.02%) NFC
13 8 (17.02%) Android
13 8 (17.02%) iPhone
13 8 (17.02%) Finance
13 8 (17.02%) Automotive

OpenCL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 5 (10.64%) Mathematica
2 2 (4.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
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
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 5 (10.64%) Games
3 4 (8.51%) Electronics
3 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (65.96%) Software Engineer
2 13 (27.66%) C++ Software Engineer
3 12 (25.53%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (21.28%) Developer
5 7 (14.89%) C++ Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Digital Design Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) FPGA Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Design Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Graduate
6 4 (8.51%) Electronics Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.38%) C Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) C++ Quantitative Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Quantitative Developer
9 1 (2.13%) C++ Software Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (55.32%) Qt
2 18 (38.30%) OpenGL
3 15 (31.91%) 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%) BREW
5 8 (17.02%) OpenAL
6 5 (10.64%) MFC
7 4 (8.51%) OpenMP
8 3 (6.38%) CSS
8 3 (6.38%) HTML
8 3 (6.38%) jQuery
8 3 (6.38%) HTML5
8 3 (6.38%) CSS3
9 2 (4.26%) WPF
9 2 (4.26%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Algorithms
2 14 (29.79%) CUDA
3 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
4 9 (19.15%) Device Driver
5 8 (17.02%) MPEG
5 8 (17.02%) iPhone
6 7 (14.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (12.77%) Physics
8 5 (10.64%) Client/Server
8 5 (10.64%) Mathematics
8 5 (10.64%) Visualisation
8 5 (10.64%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (10.64%) VHDL
9 4 (8.51%) Statistics
10 3 (6.38%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (4.26%) STB
12 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (2.13%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Linux
2 12 (25.53%) Windows
3 8 (17.02%) Android
3 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
3 8 (17.02%) Windows 8
3 8 (17.02%) Windows Mobile
3 8 (17.02%) Nucleus RTOS
4 5 (10.64%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (72.34%) Software Engineering
2 11 (23.40%) Mentoring
3 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.02%) Mobile Commerce
4 8 (17.02%) DRM
4 8 (17.02%) Speech Recognition
5 6 (12.77%) Image Processing
5 6 (12.77%) Signal Processing
5 6 (12.77%) Analytics
6 5 (10.64%) 3D Modelling
6 5 (10.64%) Web Development
6 5 (10.64%) SOA
7 4 (8.51%) OO
7 4 (8.51%) OOD
7 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.38%) CAD
9 2 (4.26%) Parallel Programming
9 2 (4.26%) Time Management
10 1 (2.13%) Coaching
10 1 (2.13%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (89.36%) C++
2 24 (51.06%) C
3 10 (21.28%) Java
4 8 (17.02%) MATLAB
5 6 (12.77%) Embedded C
5 6 (12.77%) Embedded C++
6 5 (10.64%) R
6 5 (10.64%) GLSL
7 4 (8.51%) C#
8 3 (6.38%) Python
9 2 (4.26%) XAML
9 2 (4.26%) VBA
9 2 (4.26%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) 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 6 (12.77%) Xilinx
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