The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenGL over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenGL
Rank 788 834 803
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -31
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 123 130 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.31% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 94 101 143
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £68,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%

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
36555 41395 43498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.75% 37.74% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31669 35523 36569
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OpenGL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OpenGL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenGL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenGL within the UK.

OpenGL Salary Trend in the UK

OpenGL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenGL over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 within the UK.

OpenGL Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenGL
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenGL within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +48 117 £40,000 -20.00% 21
London +47 54 £45,000 -18.18% 6
South East +44 22 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East of England +26 20 £40,000 -20.00% 8
West Sussex +28 15 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Horsham +26 15 £40,000 -5.88% 1
North West +25 15 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Manchester +4 14 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Hertfordshire +26 10 - - 1
West Midlands -11 9 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 8 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Birmingham -20 6 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Chessington -3 5 £45,000 - 1
Cambridge +13 4 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Scotland +24 3 £39,000 +73.33% 1
Northamptonshire +22 3 £22,500 -46.42% 1
Edinburgh +15 3 £39,000 +73.33% 1
East Midlands +7 3 £22,500 -28.57% 2
Wales - 3 £40,000 -
Northampton - 3 £22,500 - 1
City of London - 3 £51,250 - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £22,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £22,500 -
Cardiff - 3 £40,000 -
South Wales - 3 £40,000 -
Coventry - 3 £22,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £47,500 -
Southampton - 2 £47,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +16 1 £40,000 -
Kent +5 1 £40,000 -

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing OpenGL 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 OpenGL.

1 223 (81.09%) C++
2 142 (51.64%) Software Engineering
3 139 (50.55%) Degree
4 123 (44.73%) Computer Science
5 114 (41.45%) Games
6 104 (37.82%) 3D Graphics
7 102 (37.09%) Mathematics
8 77 (28.00%) C
9 75 (27.27%) DirectX
10 72 (26.18%) Linux
11 70 (25.45%) Windows
12 68 (24.73%) Algorithms
13 67 (24.36%) MFC
14 64 (23.27%) Visual Studio
14 64 (23.27%) Physics
15 59 (21.45%) STL
16 57 (20.73%) C#
17 56 (20.36%) Agile Software Development
18 51 (18.55%) Multithreading
18 51 (18.55%) Android
19 50 (18.18%) Java
20 48 (17.45%) Qt
21 46 (16.73%) Unity (Game Engine)
22 45 (16.36%) SDLC
23 43 (15.64%) Python
24 41 (14.91%) PhD
25 40 (14.55%) Visualisation
26 39 (14.18%) 3D Programming
26 39 (14.18%) CAD
27 37 (13.45%) JavaScript

OpenGL
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (2.55%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.45%) 3ds Max
3 4 (1.45%) Adobe After Effects
3 4 (1.45%) CINEMA 4D
4 3 (1.09%) Abaqus
4 3 (1.09%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.09%) NASTRAN
4 3 (1.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.73%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.64%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.18%) GIS
2 16 (5.82%) MySQL
3 11 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 11 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 11 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.64%) Data Mining
5 5 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 64 (23.27%) Visual Studio
2 24 (8.73%) Subversion
3 22 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 14 (5.09%) Eclipse
4 14 (5.09%) Xcode
5 5 (1.82%) Android Studio
5 5 (1.82%) Gradle
6 3 (1.09%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.09%) JIRA
7 2 (0.73%) Clang
General
1 114 (41.45%) Games
2 31 (11.27%) Manufacturing
3 30 (10.91%) Aerospace
4 25 (9.09%) Automotive
5 15 (5.45%) Electronics
5 15 (5.45%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.64%) Finance
6 10 (3.64%) Multimedia
7 7 (2.55%) Front Office
8 5 (1.82%) Marketing
9 4 (1.45%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.36%) Advertising
10 1 (0.36%) Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Military
10 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 159 (57.82%) Developer
2 102 (37.09%) C++ Developer
3 81 (29.45%) Software Engineer
4 50 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 48 (17.45%) C++ Software Developer
6 41 (14.91%) C++ Software Engineer
7 28 (10.18%) 3D Developer
7 28 (10.18%) GUI Developer
8 25 (9.09%) C++ GUI Developer
9 21 (7.64%) Unity 3D Developer
10 17 (6.18%) iOS Developer
11 14 (5.09%) C# Developer
11 14 (5.09%) C++ Games Developer
11 14 (5.09%) Games Developer
12 13 (4.73%) C++ Programmer
12 13 (4.73%) Graduate
12 13 (4.73%) Lead Developer
12 13 (4.73%) Programmer
13 12 (4.36%) C# Software Engineer
13 12 (4.36%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (27.27%) DirectX
2 67 (24.36%) MFC
3 59 (21.45%) STL
4 48 (17.45%) Qt
5 46 (16.73%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 37 (13.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 34 (12.36%) XML
8 32 (11.64%) HTML
9 29 (10.55%) .NET
10 25 (9.09%) OpenGL ES
11 24 (8.73%) CSS
12 21 (7.64%) REST
12 21 (7.64%) Unreal Engine
13 20 (7.27%) jQuery
14 17 (6.18%) JSON
14 17 (6.18%) Qt Quick
14 17 (6.18%) WebKit
15 15 (5.45%) OpenCV
16 14 (5.09%) Node.js
17 11 (4.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 123 (44.73%) Computer Science
2 104 (37.82%) 3D Graphics
3 102 (37.09%) Mathematics
4 68 (24.73%) Algorithms
5 64 (23.27%) Physics
6 40 (14.55%) Visualisation
7 32 (11.64%) Augmented Reality
8 27 (9.82%) CUDA
9 21 (7.64%) Mobile App
10 20 (7.27%) Animation
11 18 (6.55%) Data Structures
11 18 (6.55%) User Experience
12 12 (4.36%) iPad
13 11 (4.00%) iPhone
13 11 (4.00%) Mobile Games
14 10 (3.64%) 3D Printing
14 10 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (3.64%) Hedge funds
15 8 (2.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 8 (2.91%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 72 (26.18%) Linux
2 70 (25.45%) Windows
3 51 (18.55%) Android
4 37 (13.45%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.73%) Unix
6 12 (4.36%) VxWorks
7 5 (1.82%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.73%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.73%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.36%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (51.64%) Software Engineering
2 56 (20.36%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (18.55%) Multithreading
4 45 (16.36%) SDLC
5 39 (14.18%) 3D Programming
5 39 (14.18%) CAD
6 28 (10.18%) iOS Development
7 27 (9.82%) Data Visualisation
8 26 (9.45%) OOD
9 24 (8.73%) Mobile Development
9 24 (8.73%) OO
10 22 (8.00%) Android Development
11 21 (7.64%) Machine Learning
12 19 (6.91%) Computer Vision
12 19 (6.91%) Mentoring
12 19 (6.91%) TDD
13 18 (6.55%) 3D Modelling
13 18 (6.55%) UML
14 16 (5.82%) Image Processing
15 15 (5.45%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 223 (81.09%) C++
2 77 (28.00%) C
3 57 (20.73%) C#
4 50 (18.18%) Java
5 43 (15.64%) Python
6 37 (13.45%) JavaScript
7 15 (5.45%) Assembly Language
8 14 (5.09%) GLSL
9 13 (4.73%) Apple Swift
9 13 (4.73%) HLSL
9 13 (4.73%) Objective-C
10 11 (4.00%) Fortran
10 11 (4.00%) Ruby
10 11 (4.00%) VC++
11 5 (1.82%) Perl
12 4 (1.45%) Tcl
13 3 (1.09%) PHP
14 2 (0.73%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.73%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 139 (50.55%) Degree
2 41 (14.91%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.55%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (1.09%) ANSYS
1 3 (1.09%) Progress
2 2 (0.73%) Google
2 2 (0.73%) SAP
2 2 (0.73%) Twitter
3 1 (0.36%) Xamarin
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: Pension + Medical Cover
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 20 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45 - 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £60,000 to c£80,000 DOE + Bens.
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: £60,000 to c£80,000 DOE + Bens.
Posted: 23 days ago