The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenGL over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenGL
Rank 716 669 642
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -27
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 190 202 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.47% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 159 169 233
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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
44720 42822 47653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.18% 39.40% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 37606 37096 41992
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenGL within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenGL within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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 -25 172 £40,000 -11.11% 16
London -22 77 £47,500 -5.00% 6
East Midlands +2 20 £37,500 -
North East - 20 £50,000 -
South East -36 18 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Scotland -21 17 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Chessington - 17 £42,500 -
Surbiton - 15 £40,000 -
Derbyshire - 15 £37,500 -
Yorkshire -23 14 £40,000 +14.28% 1
North Yorkshire - 14 £40,000 -
York - 14 £40,000 -
Derby - 14 £37,500 -
East of England -7 12 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Tyne and Wear - 11 £50,000 -
Edinburgh 0 10 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Surrey -1 10 £32,500 -13.33%
Cambridgeshire -7 9 £41,250 -8.33%
Northumberland - 9 - -
Guildford +18 8 £32,500 -
Manchester -2 8 £37,500 +25.00%
North West -18 8 £37,500 +25.00%
Dundee +2 7 £25,000 -16.66%
City of London -38 6 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £50,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £22,500 -
Nottingham - 6 £22,500 -
Cambridge -1 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Gateshead - 5 - -
Oxford - 4 £32,750 -

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenGL 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 OpenGL.

1 307 (79.95%) C++
2 201 (52.34%) Software Engineering
3 156 (40.63%) Degree
4 133 (34.64%) Games
5 130 (33.85%) 3D Graphics
5 130 (33.85%) C#
6 128 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 127 (33.07%) C
7 127 (33.07%) Linux
8 114 (29.69%) Java
9 113 (29.43%) Android
10 111 (28.91%) Windows
11 98 (25.52%) Visualisation
12 97 (25.26%) Apple iOS
13 95 (24.74%) Mathematics
14 87 (22.66%) OO
15 86 (22.40%) JavaScript
16 84 (21.88%) HTML
17 83 (21.61%) Agile Software Development
18 82 (21.35%) TDD
19 80 (20.83%) Qt
20 76 (19.79%) Multithreading
21 75 (19.53%) CUDA
22 73 (19.01%) .NET
23 69 (17.97%) Python
23 69 (17.97%) DirectX
24 56 (14.58%) Visual Studio
25 55 (14.32%) OpenCL
26 53 (13.80%) OOD
27 49 (12.76%) Scrum

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenGL 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 OpenGL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (2.86%) Maya
2 10 (2.60%) 3ds Max
3 8 (2.08%) Blender
3 8 (2.08%) Photoshop
3 8 (2.08%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.56%) CINEMA 4D
4 6 (1.56%) Quicktime
5 4 (1.04%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.04%) Acrobat
5 4 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.04%) InDesign
6 3 (0.78%) MS Office
7 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.26%) Simulink
7 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.52%) SaaS
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.73%) HTTP
2 16 (4.17%) Ethernet
3 5 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.78%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.34%) MySQL
2 6 (1.56%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.04%) Big Data
3 4 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.78%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.52%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.52%) SQLite
5 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 56 (14.58%) Visual Studio
2 35 (9.11%) Subversion
3 18 (4.69%) Xcode
4 15 (3.91%) VTune
5 12 (3.13%) Eclipse
6 10 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (2.60%) IntelliJ
7 8 (2.08%) WinDbg
7 8 (2.08%) Git (software)
7 8 (2.08%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.30%) CMake
9 3 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.78%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.52%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.52%) JIRA
11 1 (0.26%) FishEye
11 1 (0.26%) GDB
General
1 133 (34.64%) Games
2 31 (8.07%) Finance
3 27 (7.03%) Electronics
4 11 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.86%) Retail
5 8 (2.08%) Multimedia
6 6 (1.56%) Marketing
6 6 (1.56%) Advertising
6 6 (1.56%) Legal
7 5 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.04%) Front Office
9 3 (0.78%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.52%) Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Automotive
11 1 (0.26%) Law
11 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 216 (56.25%) Developer
2 139 (36.20%) Software Engineer
3 79 (20.57%) C++ Developer
4 53 (13.80%) Software Developer
5 42 (10.94%) C++ Software Engineer
6 30 (7.81%) Senior Developer
7 29 (7.55%) C# Developer
8 28 (7.29%) iOS Developer
9 23 (5.99%) C++/C# Developer
9 23 (5.99%) Programmer
10 22 (5.73%) C++ Software Developer
11 21 (5.47%) Mid-Level C# Developer
11 21 (5.47%) Android Developer
12 18 (4.69%) Java Developer
13 14 (3.65%) JavaScript Developer
13 14 (3.65%) Senior Software Engineer
14 12 (3.13%) Graduate
15 11 (2.86%) Junior
16 10 (2.60%) Junior Developer
17 9 (2.34%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (21.88%) HTML
2 80 (20.83%) Qt
3 73 (19.01%) .NET
4 69 (17.97%) DirectX
5 55 (14.32%) OpenCL
6 43 (11.20%) CSS
7 41 (10.68%) jQuery
8 40 (10.42%) Direct3D
9 39 (10.16%) HTML5
10 37 (9.64%) MFC
10 37 (9.64%) OpenGL ES
11 33 (8.59%) Cocoa
12 32 (8.33%) JSON
13 31 (8.07%) XML
13 31 (8.07%) REST
14 30 (7.81%) WPF
15 29 (7.55%) iOS SDK
16 27 (7.03%) SVG
17 25 (6.51%) STL
18 24 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 130 (33.85%) 3D Graphics
2 128 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 98 (25.52%) Visualisation
4 95 (24.74%) Mathematics
5 75 (19.53%) CUDA
6 44 (11.46%) Physics
7 38 (9.90%) iPhone
8 28 (7.29%) Mobile App
9 27 (7.03%) iPad
10 25 (6.51%) Augmented Reality
11 19 (4.95%) Device Driver
12 18 (4.69%) Animation
13 16 (4.17%) Arduino
13 16 (4.17%) Online Games
13 16 (4.17%) Firmware
13 16 (4.17%) Client/Server
14 14 (3.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 14 (3.65%) Streaming Video
14 14 (3.65%) Mobile Games
15 13 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 127 (33.07%) Linux
2 113 (29.43%) Android
3 111 (28.91%) Windows
4 97 (25.26%) Apple iOS
5 32 (8.33%) UNIX
6 27 (7.03%) Mac OS X
7 14 (3.65%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (1.04%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.52%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.52%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (52.34%) Software Engineering
2 87 (22.66%) OO
3 83 (21.61%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (21.35%) TDD
5 76 (19.79%) Multithreading
6 53 (13.80%) OOD
7 49 (12.76%) Scrum
8 44 (11.46%) OOP
8 44 (11.46%) Unit Testing
8 44 (11.46%) 3D Visualisation
9 41 (10.68%) Android Development
10 39 (10.16%) Image Processing
11 37 (9.64%) CAD
11 37 (9.64%) iOS Development
12 36 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (8.33%) MVC
14 29 (7.55%) Kanban
15 25 (6.51%) 3D Rendering
16 23 (5.99%) Data Visualisation
17 17 (4.43%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 307 (79.95%) C++
2 130 (33.85%) C#
3 127 (33.07%) C
4 114 (29.69%) Java
5 86 (22.40%) JavaScript
6 69 (17.97%) Python
7 44 (11.46%) Objective-C
8 30 (7.81%) SQL
8 30 (7.81%) VC++
9 16 (4.17%) HLSL
10 15 (3.91%) GLSL
11 12 (3.13%) Embedded C
11 12 (3.13%) MATLAB
12 9 (2.34%) Assembly Language
13 8 (2.08%) Ruby
14 6 (1.56%) Fortran
15 3 (0.78%) Embedded C++
15 3 (0.78%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.78%) XAML
15 3 (0.78%) Lua
Qualifications
1 156 (40.63%) Degree
2 28 (7.29%) Security Cleared
3 27 (7.03%) PhD
4 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.82%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (7.55%) Twitter
2 21 (5.47%) Facebook
3 16 (4.17%) Google
3 16 (4.17%) Atmel
4 7 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (1.82%) Apple
4 7 (1.82%) Sony
5 6 (1.56%) Sencha
6 5 (1.30%) Adobe
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle
8 1 (0.26%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.26%) SolidWorks
8 1 (0.26%) Perforce
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