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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenGL
UK
Rank 741 822 799
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -23
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 100 117 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.30% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 70 87 121
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
32675 39016 39910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.40% 38.23% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28056 33584 34174
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 February 2017 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 February 2017. 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 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 +87 98 £40,000 -11.11% 21
North West +5 29 £40,000 +14.28% 4
London +60 27 £40,000 -20.00% 8
Manchester -17 22 £40,000 +14.28% 2
East of England +24 19 £37,500 -6.25% 3
South East +51 16 £48,750 +8.33% 3
Cambridge +24 14 - - 3
Cambridgeshire +22 14 - - 3
Oxford +17 6 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Oxfordshire +14 6 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Cheshire - 6 £37,500 -
Wilmslow - 6 £37,500 -
Surrey +44 5 £55,000 +22.22% 1
East Midlands +16 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Hertfordshire +12 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Nottingham +10 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Nottinghamshire 0 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Staines - 5 £55,000 -
Borehamwood - 5 £37,500 -
Watford - 5 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire +15 3 £55,000 +22.22%
West Midlands +36 2 £36,250 +59.34% 1
Hampshire +26 1 £37,500 -21.05%
South Wales +18 1 £47,500 +46.15%
Scotland +17 1 £25,000 -16.66%
Birmingham +11 1 £42,500 +86.81% 1
Wales +10 1 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Horsham +10 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Chessington +6 1 - -
West Sussex +1 1 £42,500 +10.38%

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 163 (84.46%) C++
2 110 (56.99%) Degree
2 110 (56.99%) Computer Science
3 78 (40.41%) Mathematics
4 74 (38.34%) Software Engineering
5 64 (33.16%) Physics
6 60 (31.09%) Games
7 59 (30.57%) 3D Graphics
8 53 (27.46%) Algorithms
9 47 (24.35%) Automotive
9 47 (24.35%) C#
10 44 (22.80%) Windows
11 41 (21.24%) STL
12 39 (20.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 38 (19.69%) DirectX
14 37 (19.17%) OO
14 37 (19.17%) Python
14 37 (19.17%) Android
15 36 (18.65%) Multithreading
15 36 (18.65%) Linux
16 35 (18.13%) Java
16 35 (18.13%) Visual Studio
16 35 (18.13%) CAD
16 35 (18.13%) Qt
17 34 (17.62%) PhD
18 33 (17.10%) Machine Learning
19 32 (16.58%) CUDA
20 31 (16.06%) OpenCL
21 27 (13.99%) OpenCV
22 26 (13.47%) 3D Modelling

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 2 (1.04%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (4.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.52%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.52%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (0.52%) Maya
2 1 (0.52%) MODO
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.11%) Bluetooth
1 6 (3.11%) DVB
1 6 (3.11%) GPRS
1 6 (3.11%) GSM
1 6 (3.11%) NFC
1 6 (3.11%) UMTS
1 6 (3.11%) VoIP
1 6 (3.11%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (3.11%) WLAN
2 2 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.29%) Data Mining
2 5 (2.59%) GIS
3 4 (2.07%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (18.13%) Visual Studio
2 25 (12.95%) Git (software)
3 19 (9.84%) Subversion
4 11 (5.70%) CMake
5 10 (5.18%) LabVIEW
6 5 (2.59%) Xcode
7 3 (1.55%) Android Studio
8 2 (1.04%) Clang
8 2 (1.04%) GCC
8 2 (1.04%) Gradle
9 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.52%) JIRA
9 1 (0.52%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.52%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 60 (31.09%) Games
2 47 (24.35%) Automotive
3 21 (10.88%) Manufacturing
4 16 (8.29%) Electronics
5 14 (7.25%) Aerospace
5 14 (7.25%) Multimedia
6 13 (6.74%) Finance
7 5 (2.59%) Marketing
8 2 (1.04%) Banking
8 2 (1.04%) Military
9 1 (0.52%) Retail
9 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 102 (52.85%) Developer
2 77 (39.90%) C++ Developer
3 54 (27.98%) Software Developer
4 49 (25.39%) Software Engineer
5 47 (24.35%) C++ Software Developer
6 23 (11.92%) C++ Software Engineer
7 21 (10.88%) C++ GUI Developer
7 21 (10.88%) GUI Developer
8 17 (8.81%) Python Developer
9 11 (5.70%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (4.66%) Programmer
10 9 (4.66%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 8 (4.15%) C# Developer
11 8 (4.15%) C++ Quantitative Developer
11 8 (4.15%) Junior
11 8 (4.15%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
11 8 (4.15%) Junior Software Engineer
11 8 (4.15%) Quantitative Developer
12 7 (3.63%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
12 7 (3.63%) C++ Developer - Algorithmic Trading
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (21.24%) STL
2 39 (20.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 38 (19.69%) DirectX
4 35 (18.13%) Qt
5 31 (16.06%) OpenCL
6 27 (13.99%) OpenCV
7 22 (11.40%) MFC
7 22 (11.40%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 17 (8.81%) Qt Quick
8 17 (8.81%) Unreal Engine
8 17 (8.81%) WebKit
9 15 (7.77%) NumPy
9 15 (7.77%) Pandas
10 14 (7.25%) .NET
10 14 (7.25%) Direct3D
11 13 (6.74%) OpenGL ES
12 12 (6.22%) ASP.NET
13 11 (5.70%) Node.js
13 11 (5.70%) XML
14 8 (4.15%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 110 (56.99%) Computer Science
2 59 (30.57%) 3D Graphics
3 53 (27.46%) Algorithms
4 32 (16.58%) CUDA
5 17 (8.81%) Augmented Reality
5 17 (8.81%) Kinect
6 14 (7.25%) Hedge funds
7 12 (6.22%) GPGPU
7 12 (6.22%) HoloLens
7 12 (6.22%) Robotics
8 11 (5.70%) Animation
9 10 (5.18%) Mobile App
10 9 (4.66%) Data Structures
10 9 (4.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 8 (4.15%) iPad
11 8 (4.15%) Life Science
12 6 (3.11%) Device Driver
12 6 (3.11%) iPhone
12 6 (3.11%) Smartphone
12 6 (3.11%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 44 (22.80%) Windows
2 37 (19.17%) Android
3 36 (18.65%) Linux
4 21 (10.88%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.15%) Windows XP
6 6 (3.11%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (3.11%) Nucleus RTOS
6 6 (3.11%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.11%) Windows 8
6 6 (3.11%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.04%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.04%) Unix
8 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (40.41%) Mathematics
2 74 (38.34%) Software Engineering
3 64 (33.16%) Physics
4 37 (19.17%) OO
5 36 (18.65%) Multithreading
6 35 (18.13%) CAD
7 33 (17.10%) Machine Learning
8 26 (13.47%) 3D Modelling
9 23 (11.92%) OOP
10 22 (11.40%) SDLC
11 20 (10.36%) Visualisation
12 19 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (9.84%) Game Development
12 19 (9.84%) OOD
13 16 (8.29%) Gesture Recognition
14 15 (7.77%) Investment Management
15 14 (7.25%) 3D Programming
16 13 (6.74%) Mentoring
17 12 (6.22%) Image Processing
18 11 (5.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 163 (84.46%) C++
2 47 (24.35%) C#
3 37 (19.17%) Python
4 35 (18.13%) Java
5 22 (11.40%) C
6 17 (8.81%) JavaScript
7 11 (5.70%) MATLAB
8 7 (3.63%) GLSL
8 7 (3.63%) Perl
8 7 (3.63%) Tcl
9 6 (3.11%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.59%) HLSL
11 4 (2.07%) Fortran
12 3 (1.55%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.55%) SQL
13 2 (1.04%) PHP
14 1 (0.52%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.52%) R
14 1 (0.52%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.52%) VC++
Qualifications
1 110 (56.99%) Degree
2 34 (17.62%) PhD
3 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) MISRA
1 1 (0.52%) MISRA C
1 1 (0.52%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (4.15%) Intel
1 8 (4.15%) Xamarin
2 6 (3.11%) Apple
2 6 (3.11%) Symbian
3 3 (1.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.52%) Google
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