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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenGL
Rank 749 726 670
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -56
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 144 182 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.41% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 106 153 171
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -3.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
40912 43930 42331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.36% 38.28% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34970 36925 36603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 August 2015 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 28 August 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 -23 136 £42,500 +6.25% 14
London -17 44 £52,500 +10.52% 8
South East +40 42 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Tunbridge Wells - 17 - -
Kent - 17 - - 1
North West +8 13 £36,250 -3.33%
Manchester +6 13 £36,250 -3.33%
Surrey +6 12 £40,000 +23.07%
West Sussex - 12 £35,000 -
Horsham - 12 £35,000 -
South West -15 11 £38,500 +18.46% 1
East Midlands -13 8 £37,500 -
Bristol -13 8 £38,000 +16.92%
Birmingham - 8 £33,000 -
West Midlands - 8 £33,000 -
Shepperton - 6 £45,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 4 £60,000 +20.00%
East of England -6 4 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Derby -11 4 £37,500 -
Tyne and Wear -12 4 £57,500 +15.00%
North East -22 4 £57,500 +15.00%
Derbyshire -23 4 £37,500 -
Somerset +5 3 £55,000 +53.84%
Nottingham -9 3 £25,500 +13.33%
Scotland -12 3 £22,500 -41.55% 2
Nottinghamshire -15 3 £25,500 +13.33%
Cambridge +14 2 £67,500 +58.82%
Cambridgeshire +8 2 £67,500 +68.75%
Wells -3 2 £55,000 +53.84%
Chessington -6 2 - -

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 249 (77.81%) C++
2 146 (45.63%) Degree
3 129 (40.31%) Computer Science
4 128 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 124 (38.75%) DirectX
6 119 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
7 114 (35.63%) 3D Graphics
8 110 (34.38%) Games
9 105 (32.81%) C#
10 96 (30.00%) Mathematics
11 95 (29.69%) C
12 86 (26.88%) Windows
13 83 (25.94%) OO
14 80 (25.00%) Multithreading
15 78 (24.38%) Android
16 73 (22.81%) Qt
17 69 (21.56%) Java
18 58 (18.13%) Apple iOS
19 53 (16.56%) Mobile App
20 52 (16.25%) REST
20 52 (16.25%) Physics
21 47 (14.69%) JavaScript
21 47 (14.69%) Web Services
22 46 (14.38%) OOD
22 46 (14.38%) JSON
23 45 (14.06%) Visualisation
23 45 (14.06%) Algorithms
24 43 (13.44%) .NET
25 42 (13.13%) Python
25 42 (13.13%) Objective-C

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (2.50%) Node.js
2 1 (0.31%) Kinematics
Applications
1 22 (6.88%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.06%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.31%) Simulink
3 1 (0.31%) Maya
3 1 (0.31%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.31%) Blender
3 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.63%) SaaS
2 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.75%) DVB
2 10 (3.13%) HTTP
2 10 (3.13%) Internet
3 8 (2.50%) Bluetooth
3 8 (2.50%) GPRS
3 8 (2.50%) GSM
3 8 (2.50%) UMTS
3 8 (2.50%) VoIP
3 8 (2.50%) WLAN
3 8 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (2.50%) NFC
4 6 (1.88%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.94%) 3G
5 3 (0.94%) CTI
6 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.88%) SQL Server
1 6 (1.88%) SQLite
2 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (11.56%) Visual Studio
2 31 (9.69%) Git (software)
3 25 (7.81%) Xcode
4 23 (7.19%) Subversion
4 23 (7.19%) Eclipse
5 9 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (0.94%) GDB
7 3 (0.94%) NetBeans
7 3 (0.94%) WinDbg
8 2 (0.63%) GCC
8 2 (0.63%) Clang
9 1 (0.31%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 110 (34.38%) Games
2 28 (8.75%) Electronics
3 25 (7.81%) Finance
4 15 (4.69%) Military
5 11 (3.44%) Automotive
5 11 (3.44%) Multimedia
6 8 (2.50%) Marketing
7 7 (2.19%) Front Office
8 4 (1.25%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.25%) Law
9 3 (0.94%) Retail
10 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.31%) Advertising
11 1 (0.31%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 187 (58.44%) Developer
2 111 (34.69%) Software Engineer
3 69 (21.56%) C++ Developer
4 54 (16.88%) Software Developer
5 38 (11.88%) C++ Software Engineer
6 33 (10.31%) C++ Software Developer
7 31 (9.69%) Android Developer
8 30 (9.38%) iOS Developer
9 25 (7.81%) Applications Developer
9 25 (7.81%) Senior Developer
10 23 (7.19%) Programmer
11 21 (6.56%) C# Developer
11 21 (6.56%) Senior Software Engineer
12 16 (5.00%) C++ Programmer
13 14 (4.38%) Graphics Programmer
14 13 (4.06%) PHP Developer
15 12 (3.75%) Software Programmer
15 12 (3.75%) Senior C++ Developer
15 12 (3.75%) C++ Applications Developer
16 10 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (38.75%) DirectX
2 73 (22.81%) Qt
3 52 (16.25%) REST
4 47 (14.69%) Web Services
5 46 (14.38%) JSON
6 43 (13.44%) .NET
7 40 (12.50%) MFC
8 38 (11.88%) XML
9 35 (10.94%) HTML
10 32 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 30 (9.38%) CSS
12 27 (8.44%) STL
13 25 (7.81%) WPF
13 25 (7.81%) WebGL
13 25 (7.81%) HTML5
14 23 (7.19%) Cocoa Touch
14 23 (7.19%) Android SDK
14 23 (7.19%) jQuery
15 20 (6.25%) Cocoa
16 17 (5.31%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 129 (40.31%) Computer Science
2 114 (35.63%) 3D Graphics
3 96 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 53 (16.56%) Mobile App
5 52 (16.25%) Physics
6 45 (14.06%) Visualisation
6 45 (14.06%) Algorithms
7 38 (11.88%) iPhone
8 30 (9.38%) iPad
9 28 (8.75%) CUDA
10 21 (6.56%) Data Structures
11 16 (5.00%) Social Media
12 14 (4.38%) Animation
13 12 (3.75%) User Experience
14 11 (3.44%) Device Driver
15 9 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (2.50%) MPEG
16 8 (2.50%) Streaming Video
17 6 (1.88%) Interactive TV
17 6 (1.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 86 (26.88%) Windows
2 78 (24.38%) Android
3 58 (18.13%) Apple iOS
4 41 (12.81%) Linux
5 27 (8.44%) Mac OS X
6 13 (4.06%) UNIX
7 10 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
8 8 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (2.50%) Nucleus RTOS
8 8 (2.50%) Windows 8
8 8 (2.50%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.94%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 119 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (25.94%) OO
4 80 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 46 (14.38%) OOD
6 41 (12.81%) Mobile Development
7 40 (12.50%) Android Development
7 40 (12.50%) iOS Development
8 39 (12.19%) Game Development
9 37 (11.56%) OOP
10 36 (11.25%) Memory Management
11 35 (10.94%) 3D Programming
12 33 (10.31%) Unit Testing
13 27 (8.44%) TDD
14 23 (7.19%) CAD
15 22 (6.88%) 3D Modelling
16 19 (5.94%) Data Modelling
17 18 (5.63%) Mentoring
18 17 (5.31%) OOA/OOD
19 14 (4.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 249 (77.81%) C++
2 105 (32.81%) C#
3 95 (29.69%) C
4 69 (21.56%) Java
5 47 (14.69%) JavaScript
6 42 (13.13%) Python
6 42 (13.13%) Objective-C
7 30 (9.38%) HLSL
8 21 (6.56%) PHP
9 14 (4.38%) GLSL
10 12 (3.75%) VC++
11 6 (1.88%) VB
11 6 (1.88%) Apple Swift
11 6 (1.88%) C++/CLI
12 5 (1.56%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.94%) ActionScript 3.0
13 3 (0.94%) ActionScript
13 3 (0.94%) Embedded C
13 3 (0.94%) Assembly Language
13 3 (0.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 146 (45.63%) Degree
2 32 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.19%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.94%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (3.44%) Apple
2 8 (2.50%) Symbian
3 6 (1.88%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.88%) Volantis
3 6 (1.88%) Google
3 6 (1.88%) Sencha
3 6 (1.88%) Appcelerator
3 6 (1.88%) Netbiscuits
3 6 (1.88%) Kony
4 3 (0.94%) Freescale
5 2 (0.63%) Minitab
6 1 (0.31%) Perforce
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