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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenGL
Rank 746 731 682
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -49
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 151 201 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.44% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 101 169 170
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
41253 45955 43520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.58% 39.04% 39.96%
Number of salaries quoted 35207 39107 37658
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 July 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 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 144 £37,500 -6.25% 12
South East +56 52 £35,000 +7.69% 3
London -24 33 £42,500 -10.52% 4
Tunbridge Wells - 32 £52,500 -
Kent - 32 £52,500 -
Manchester +5 20 £35,000 -6.66%
North West -2 20 £35,000 -6.66%
Horsham - 14 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 14 £35,000 - 2
North East -21 12 £50,000 +5.26%
South West - 12 £36,000 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 11 £50,000 +5.26%
Tyne and Wear -2 11 £50,000 +5.26%
Bristol - 10 £36,000 - 1
Chessington 0 8 - -
Gateshead -11 8 £50,000 -
Surrey -9 5 £45,000 +38.46%
East Midlands -9 5 £37,500 -
West Midlands -11 5 £22,500 -55.00%
Birmingham - 5 £22,500 -
Shepperton +2 4 £45,000 -7.69%
Derby -10 3 £37,500 -
Derbyshire -12 3 £37,500 -
Sunderland - 3 £57,500 -
Scotland +1 2 - - 1
East of England 0 2 £46,250 +15.62% 3
Dundee -11 2 - -
Yorkshire -12 2 £42,500 +6.25%
West Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Somerset - 2 £40,750 - 1

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 238 (73.46%) C++
2 166 (51.23%) Degree
3 149 (45.99%) Computer Science
4 142 (43.83%) Software Engineering
5 126 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 123 (37.96%) DirectX
7 109 (33.64%) Games
8 106 (32.72%) 3D Graphics
8 106 (32.72%) C#
9 105 (32.41%) Mathematics
10 90 (27.78%) OO
11 89 (27.47%) C
12 82 (25.31%) Windows
13 80 (24.69%) Multithreading
14 76 (23.46%) Qt
15 73 (22.53%) Java
16 69 (21.30%) Android
17 63 (19.44%) Mobile App
18 62 (19.14%) Physics
19 61 (18.83%) REST
20 57 (17.59%) JSON
21 56 (17.28%) Visualisation
21 56 (17.28%) JavaScript
21 56 (17.28%) Web Services
22 50 (15.43%) XML
22 50 (15.43%) Mobile Development
23 49 (15.12%) .NET
24 48 (14.81%) Algorithms
25 47 (14.51%) OOD
25 47 (14.51%) Apple iOS

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 12 (3.70%) Node.js
2 1 (0.31%) Kinematics
Applications
1 22 (6.79%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.56%) AutoCAD
3 6 (1.85%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.31%) Mathematica
5 1 (0.31%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.23%) SaaS
2 1 (0.31%) GitHub
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.32%) DVB
2 13 (4.01%) Internet
3 12 (3.70%) HTTP
4 10 (3.09%) Ethernet
5 8 (2.47%) NFC
5 8 (2.47%) Bluetooth
5 8 (2.47%) GPRS
5 8 (2.47%) GSM
5 8 (2.47%) UMTS
5 8 (2.47%) VoIP
5 8 (2.47%) WLAN
5 8 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.93%) 3G
6 3 (0.93%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.85%) SQLite
2 5 (1.54%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (11.42%) Visual Studio
2 34 (10.49%) Git (software)
3 29 (8.95%) Eclipse
4 27 (8.33%) Xcode
5 25 (7.72%) Subversion
6 6 (1.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 4 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.93%) Clang
8 3 (0.93%) NetBeans
8 3 (0.93%) WinDbg
8 3 (0.93%) GCC
8 3 (0.93%) GDB
9 2 (0.62%) JIRA
10 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.31%) LabVIEW
General
1 109 (33.64%) Games
2 32 (9.88%) Finance
3 25 (7.72%) Electronics
4 14 (4.32%) Military
5 10 (3.09%) Multimedia
5 10 (3.09%) Front Office
5 10 (3.09%) Automotive
6 8 (2.47%) Marketing
7 6 (1.85%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.54%) Law
9 2 (0.62%) Retail
9 2 (0.62%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.31%) Legal
10 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.31%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 185 (57.10%) Developer
2 119 (36.73%) Software Engineer
3 62 (19.14%) C++ Developer
4 47 (14.51%) C++ Software Engineer
4 47 (14.51%) Software Developer
5 37 (11.42%) Android Developer
6 31 (9.57%) C++ Software Developer
7 28 (8.64%) iOS Developer
8 25 (7.72%) C# Developer
9 22 (6.79%) Programmer
9 22 (6.79%) Applications Developer
10 18 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
10 18 (5.56%) PHP Developer
10 18 (5.56%) C++ Programmer
11 17 (5.25%) Senior Developer
12 14 (4.32%) Software Programmer
13 13 (4.01%) Graphics Programmer
14 11 (3.40%) C# .NET Developer
15 9 (2.78%) Graduate
15 9 (2.78%) C++ Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (37.96%) DirectX
2 76 (23.46%) Qt
3 61 (18.83%) REST
4 57 (17.59%) JSON
5 56 (17.28%) Web Services
6 50 (15.43%) XML
7 49 (15.12%) .NET
8 42 (12.96%) MFC
9 41 (12.65%) HTML
10 35 (10.80%) CSS
11 34 (10.49%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 32 (9.88%) STL
13 31 (9.57%) HTML5
14 30 (9.26%) WebGL
15 29 (8.95%) Android SDK
15 29 (8.95%) WPF
15 29 (8.95%) jQuery
16 27 (8.33%) Cocoa Touch
17 25 (7.72%) Cocoa
18 19 (5.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 149 (45.99%) Computer Science
2 106 (32.72%) 3D Graphics
3 105 (32.41%) Mathematics
4 63 (19.44%) Mobile App
5 62 (19.14%) Physics
6 56 (17.28%) Visualisation
7 48 (14.81%) Algorithms
8 40 (12.35%) iPhone
9 34 (10.49%) CUDA
10 32 (9.88%) iPad
11 18 (5.56%) Animation
11 18 (5.56%) Data Structures
12 16 (4.94%) Social Media
13 12 (3.70%) User Experience
14 11 (3.40%) Device Driver
15 10 (3.09%) Streaming Video
15 10 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (2.47%) MPEG
17 6 (1.85%) Cryptography
17 6 (1.85%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 82 (25.31%) Windows
2 69 (21.30%) Android
3 47 (14.51%) Apple iOS
4 32 (9.88%) Linux
5 22 (6.79%) Mac OS X
6 17 (5.25%) UNIX
7 10 (3.09%) Embedded Linux
8 8 (2.47%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.47%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (2.47%) Nucleus RTOS
8 8 (2.47%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.54%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (43.83%) Software Engineering
2 126 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (27.78%) OO
4 80 (24.69%) Multithreading
5 50 (15.43%) Mobile Development
6 47 (14.51%) OOD
7 46 (14.20%) Memory Management
8 41 (12.65%) Android Development
9 38 (11.73%) 3D Programming
10 34 (10.49%) OOP
10 34 (10.49%) Game Development
11 32 (9.88%) iOS Development
12 25 (7.72%) TDD
13 24 (7.41%) Unit Testing
14 23 (7.10%) 3D Modelling
15 20 (6.17%) CAD
16 18 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
17 17 (5.25%) Data Modelling
18 15 (4.63%) Mentoring
18 15 (4.63%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 238 (73.46%) C++
2 106 (32.72%) C#
3 89 (27.47%) C
4 73 (22.53%) Java
5 56 (17.28%) JavaScript
6 41 (12.65%) Objective-C
7 39 (12.04%) Python
8 34 (10.49%) HLSL
9 25 (7.72%) PHP
10 17 (5.25%) VC++
11 16 (4.94%) GLSL
12 7 (2.16%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.23%) SQL
14 3 (0.93%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.93%) Embedded C
14 3 (0.93%) Assembly Language
14 3 (0.93%) C++/CLI
14 3 (0.93%) ActionScript 3.0
15 2 (0.62%) Ruby
15 2 (0.62%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 166 (51.23%) Degree
2 42 (12.96%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.16%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.93%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (3.40%) Apple
2 8 (2.47%) Symbian
3 7 (2.16%) Google
4 6 (1.85%) Sencha
4 6 (1.85%) Volantis
4 6 (1.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (1.85%) Netbiscuits
4 6 (1.85%) Kony
4 6 (1.85%) Appcelerator
5 3 (0.93%) Perforce
6 2 (0.62%) Minitab
7 1 (0.31%) Freescale
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