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

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenGL
UK
Rank 759 819 801
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -18
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 93 106 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.28% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 75 85 115
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £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
33324 37428 39053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.59% 38.07% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28790 32232 33662
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +67 87 £40,000 -5.88% 19
London +63 28 £50,000 - 2
East of England +16 21 £37,500 -6.25% 6
South East +59 17 £42,500 -3.40% 1
North West +2 15 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Manchester -8 14 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Oxford - 11 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 11 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire +10 8 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Watford - 8 £37,500 -
Borehamwood - 8 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire +17 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Cambridge +8 6 - - 2
Cambridgeshire +3 6 - - 2
East Midlands +17 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Nottinghamshire -1 4 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Nottingham -10 4 £40,000 -5.88% 1
City of London +33 3 £80,000 +60.00%
Scotland +14 3 £35,000 +16.66%
South Wales +10 3 £47,500 +46.15%
Wales +6 3 £47,500 +46.15%
Bedford - 3 £50,000 -
Surrey +25 2 £55,000 +22.22%
West Sussex +14 2 £42,500 +10.38%
Edinburgh +9 2 £25,000 -16.66%
North East +4 2 £40,000 -36.00%
Tyne and Wear -2 2 £40,000 -36.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 2 £40,000 -36.00%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £52,500 -
Horsham - 2 £42,500 -

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 176 (83.41%) C++
2 118 (55.92%) Degree
3 117 (55.45%) Computer Science
4 71 (33.65%) Software Engineering
5 68 (32.23%) Physics
6 67 (31.75%) Games
7 64 (30.33%) 3D Graphics
8 62 (29.38%) Mathematics
9 58 (27.49%) Algorithms
10 47 (22.27%) DirectX
10 47 (22.27%) Multithreading
11 45 (21.33%) C#
11 45 (21.33%) Windows
12 43 (20.38%) Python
13 42 (19.91%) Automotive
14 41 (19.43%) STL
14 41 (19.43%) Visual Studio
15 40 (18.96%) Linux
16 39 (18.48%) CAD
17 38 (18.01%) Java
18 37 (17.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 37 (17.54%) CUDA
19 35 (16.59%) Android
20 34 (16.11%) Machine Learning
21 32 (15.17%) JavaScript
22 31 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
22 31 (14.69%) OpenCV
22 31 (14.69%) Qt
23 30 (14.22%) 3D Modelling
23 30 (14.22%) Manufacturing

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 (2.37%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (3.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.95%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.47%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.47%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.47%) Maya
4 1 (0.47%) MODO
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.53%) Data Mining
2 10 (4.74%) GIS
3 8 (3.79%) MySQL
4 7 (3.32%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.37%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.37%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.37%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (19.43%) Visual Studio
2 27 (12.80%) Git (software)
3 25 (11.85%) Subversion
4 11 (5.21%) CMake
5 10 (4.74%) LabVIEW
6 9 (4.27%) Xcode
7 4 (1.90%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.42%) Android Studio
8 3 (1.42%) Gradle
9 2 (0.95%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.95%) JIRA
10 1 (0.47%) Clang
10 1 (0.47%) GCC
10 1 (0.47%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 67 (31.75%) Games
2 42 (19.91%) Automotive
3 30 (14.22%) Manufacturing
4 16 (7.58%) Electronics
5 11 (5.21%) Aerospace
6 10 (4.74%) Multimedia
7 5 (2.37%) Finance
7 5 (2.37%) Marketing
8 3 (1.42%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.95%) Banking
9 2 (0.95%) Military
10 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 137 (64.93%) Developer
2 99 (46.92%) C++ Developer
3 60 (28.44%) Software Developer
4 54 (25.59%) C++ Software Developer
5 39 (18.48%) Software Engineer
6 26 (12.32%) C++ GUI Developer
6 26 (12.32%) GUI Developer
7 21 (9.95%) C++ Software Engineer
8 19 (9.00%) Python Developer
9 13 (6.16%) C++ Quantitative Developer
9 13 (6.16%) Quantitative Developer
10 10 (4.74%) C# Developer
10 10 (4.74%) Senior Developer
10 10 (4.74%) Senior Software Engineer
11 9 (4.27%) 3D Developer
11 9 (4.27%) Android Developer
11 9 (4.27%) Programmer
11 9 (4.27%) Unity 3D Developer
12 8 (3.79%) C++/C# Developer
12 8 (3.79%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (22.27%) DirectX
2 41 (19.43%) STL
3 37 (17.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 31 (14.69%) OpenCV
4 31 (14.69%) Qt
5 29 (13.74%) MFC
5 29 (13.74%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 25 (11.85%) OpenCL
7 21 (9.95%) HTML
8 19 (9.00%) Qt Quick
8 19 (9.00%) Unreal Engine
8 19 (9.00%) WebKit
9 17 (8.06%) .NET
9 17 (8.06%) XML
10 16 (7.58%) REST
11 15 (7.11%) CSS
11 15 (7.11%) Node.js
11 15 (7.11%) OpenGL ES
12 12 (5.69%) NumPy
12 12 (5.69%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 117 (55.45%) Computer Science
2 68 (32.23%) Physics
3 64 (30.33%) 3D Graphics
4 62 (29.38%) Mathematics
5 58 (27.49%) Algorithms
6 37 (17.54%) CUDA
7 26 (12.32%) Visualisation
8 22 (10.43%) Augmented Reality
9 19 (9.00%) Mobile App
10 17 (8.06%) Hedge funds
11 15 (7.11%) Animation
11 15 (7.11%) Data Structures
12 13 (6.16%) iPad
12 13 (6.16%) Kinect
13 12 (5.69%) GPGPU
14 11 (5.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 11 (5.21%) Robotics
15 10 (4.74%) 3D Printing
16 9 (4.27%) User Experience
17 8 (3.79%) HoloLens
Operating Systems
1 45 (21.33%) Windows
2 40 (18.96%) Linux
3 35 (16.59%) Android
4 25 (11.85%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.84%) Unix
6 5 (2.37%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.90%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (33.65%) Software Engineering
2 47 (22.27%) Multithreading
3 39 (18.48%) CAD
4 34 (16.11%) Machine Learning
5 31 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (14.22%) 3D Modelling
6 30 (14.22%) OO
7 23 (10.90%) 3D Programming
7 23 (10.90%) SDLC
8 20 (9.48%) OOD
9 17 (8.06%) Investment Management
9 17 (8.06%) OOP
10 16 (7.58%) Mentoring
11 15 (7.11%) Game Development
12 14 (6.64%) Analytics
13 13 (6.16%) Image Processing
13 13 (6.16%) Mobile Development
14 11 (5.21%) Computer Architecture
14 11 (5.21%) Multithreaded Programming
14 11 (5.21%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 176 (83.41%) C++
2 45 (21.33%) C#
3 43 (20.38%) Python
4 38 (18.01%) Java
5 32 (15.17%) JavaScript
6 20 (9.48%) C
7 11 (5.21%) MATLAB
8 10 (4.74%) Tcl
9 9 (4.27%) GLSL
10 7 (3.32%) HLSL
10 7 (3.32%) Objective-C
10 7 (3.32%) Perl
11 6 (2.84%) Apple Swift
11 6 (2.84%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.37%) Ruby
12 5 (2.37%) VC++
13 4 (1.90%) Fortran
14 3 (1.42%) SQL
15 2 (0.95%) PHP
16 1 (0.47%) R
Qualifications
1 118 (55.92%) Degree
2 30 (14.22%) PhD
3 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.84%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) MISRA
2 1 (0.47%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 8 (3.79%) Xamarin
2 6 (2.84%) Apple
3 3 (1.42%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.95%) Intel
5 1 (0.47%) Google
5 1 (0.47%) SAP
5 1 (0.47%) Twitter
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