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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenGL
Rank 767 813 781
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -32
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 141 157 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.38% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 120 105 172
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,250 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
38110 41670 45676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.83% 37.80% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33121 35535 38873
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 July 2016 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 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +48 137 £40,000 +6.66% 19
London +64 60 £44,000 +17.33% 8
South East +16 38 £39,000 +11.42% 2
East of England +60 24 £50,000 +8.10% 2
West Sussex -3 20 £35,000 - 2
North West +20 18 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Manchester -1 18 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Horsham +9 17 £35,000 - 2
Northamptonshire +20 12 £36,250 -9.37%
East Midlands +13 12 £36,250 -3.33% 1
Buckinghamshire - 12 £36,250 -
Milton Keynes - 12 £36,250 -
Northampton - 12 £36,250 -
West Midlands +7 9 £22,500 - 3
Cambridgeshire +15 8 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Hertfordshire +26 7 - - 1
Cambridge +11 7 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 7 - -
Bedford - 6 £50,000 -
Southampton - 6 £47,500 -
Coventry - 6 £22,500 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 6 £47,500 -
Chessington 0 4 £50,000 - 3
Cardiff - 4 £40,000 -
South Wales - 4 £40,000 -
Wales - 4 £40,000 -
Birmingham -7 3 £52,500 +133.33% 2
Crawley - 3 £39,000 -
City of London +61 2 £55,000 +124.48% 1

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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.

1 254 (83.55%) C++
2 164 (53.95%) Software Engineering
3 136 (44.74%) Degree
4 131 (43.09%) Games
5 114 (37.50%) Computer Science
6 112 (36.84%) Mathematics
7 103 (33.88%) 3D Graphics
8 101 (33.22%) C
9 96 (31.58%) DirectX
10 81 (26.64%) Visual Studio
11 78 (25.66%) Windows
12 77 (25.33%) MFC
13 75 (24.67%) C#
14 73 (24.01%) STL
15 70 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
16 68 (22.37%) Linux
17 64 (21.05%) Multithreading
18 62 (20.39%) Qt
19 60 (19.74%) Algorithms
20 59 (19.41%) Android
20 59 (19.41%) Java
21 56 (18.42%) Physics
22 52 (17.11%) SDLC
23 47 (15.46%) Unity (Game Engine)
24 46 (15.13%) Apple iOS
25 45 (14.80%) Python
26 43 (14.14%) CAD
27 42 (13.82%) .NET
28 41 (13.49%) PhD
28 41 (13.49%) 3D Programming

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 9 (2.96%) WordPress
2 1 (0.33%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (3.95%) SOLIDWORKS
2 8 (2.63%) Abaqus
2 8 (2.63%) NASTRAN
3 6 (1.97%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.32%) 3ds Max
4 4 (1.32%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (1.32%) CINEMA 4D
5 3 (0.99%) MS Excel
6 2 (0.66%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.96%) Magento
1 9 (2.96%) Shopify
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (2.63%) Amazon S3
1 8 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.33%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.59%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.61%) GIS
2 10 (3.29%) MySQL
3 8 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (2.30%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.30%) NoSQL
4 7 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (2.30%) RDBMS
4 7 (2.30%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.32%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 81 (26.64%) Visual Studio
2 28 (9.21%) Git (software)
3 25 (8.22%) Subversion
4 21 (6.91%) Eclipse
5 10 (3.29%) Xcode
6 4 (1.32%) Android Studio
6 4 (1.32%) Gradle
7 2 (0.66%) Clang
7 2 (0.66%) JIRA
8 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.33%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.33%) NetBeans
General
1 131 (43.09%) Games
2 34 (11.18%) Aerospace
3 29 (9.54%) Manufacturing
4 24 (7.89%) Finance
5 15 (4.93%) Front Office
5 15 (4.93%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.95%) Automotive
7 4 (1.32%) Electronics
7 4 (1.32%) Interactive Media
7 4 (1.32%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.99%) Marketing
9 2 (0.66%) Avionics
10 1 (0.33%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Military
10 1 (0.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 184 (60.53%) Developer
2 127 (41.78%) C++ Developer
3 86 (28.29%) Software Engineer
4 51 (16.78%) Software Developer
5 49 (16.12%) C++ Software Developer
6 46 (15.13%) C++ Software Engineer
7 35 (11.51%) 3D Developer
8 29 (9.54%) GUI Developer
9 26 (8.55%) C++ Games Developer
9 26 (8.55%) Games Developer
10 25 (8.22%) C++ GUI Developer
11 21 (6.91%) C# Developer
12 20 (6.58%) Graduate
12 20 (6.58%) iOS Developer
13 19 (6.25%) Unity 3D Developer
14 18 (5.92%) C Developer
14 18 (5.92%) C/C++ Developer
15 17 (5.59%) C++/C# Developer
16 15 (4.93%) Android Developer
17 13 (4.28%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (31.58%) DirectX
2 77 (25.33%) MFC
3 73 (24.01%) STL
4 62 (20.39%) Qt
5 47 (15.46%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 42 (13.82%) .NET
7 39 (12.83%) jQuery
8 38 (12.50%) HTML
9 37 (12.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 34 (11.18%) XML
11 32 (10.53%) CSS
12 24 (7.89%) Unreal Engine
13 19 (6.25%) ASP.NET
14 18 (5.92%) Node.js
14 18 (5.92%) OpenGL ES
15 17 (5.59%) REST
16 16 (5.26%) JSON
16 16 (5.26%) WPF
17 14 (4.61%) Qt Quick
17 14 (4.61%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 114 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 112 (36.84%) Mathematics
3 103 (33.88%) 3D Graphics
4 60 (19.74%) Algorithms
5 56 (18.42%) Physics
6 36 (11.84%) Augmented Reality
7 35 (11.51%) Visualisation
8 23 (7.57%) CUDA
9 22 (7.24%) Mobile App
10 20 (6.58%) Mobile Games
11 15 (4.93%) Animation
11 15 (4.93%) User Experience
12 14 (4.61%) Data Structures
13 11 (3.62%) 3D Printing
13 11 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (3.62%) Social Gaming
14 7 (2.30%) iPad
14 7 (2.30%) iPhone
14 7 (2.30%) Robotics
15 6 (1.97%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 78 (25.66%) Windows
2 68 (22.37%) Linux
3 59 (19.41%) Android
4 46 (15.13%) Apple iOS
5 19 (6.25%) VxWorks
6 10 (3.29%) Unix
7 4 (1.32%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (1.32%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.66%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.33%) CentOS
9 1 (0.33%) Fedora
9 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Tizen
9 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (53.95%) Software Engineering
2 70 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (21.05%) Multithreading
4 52 (17.11%) SDLC
5 43 (14.14%) CAD
6 41 (13.49%) 3D Programming
7 35 (11.51%) OO
8 34 (11.18%) iOS Development
9 32 (10.53%) Mobile Development
10 31 (10.20%) Android Development
11 27 (8.88%) Game Development
12 26 (8.55%) TDD
13 25 (8.22%) Data Visualisation
14 24 (7.89%) OOP
15 23 (7.57%) OOD
16 21 (6.91%) Validation
17 17 (5.59%) Machine Learning
18 16 (5.26%) Image Processing
18 16 (5.26%) Memory Management
18 16 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 254 (83.55%) C++
2 101 (33.22%) C
3 75 (24.67%) C#
4 59 (19.41%) Java
5 45 (14.80%) Python
6 38 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 22 (7.24%) Assembly Language
8 15 (4.93%) SQL
9 12 (3.95%) Apple Swift
9 12 (3.95%) HLSL
9 12 (3.95%) Objective-C
10 11 (3.62%) GLSL
11 10 (3.29%) Fortran
12 9 (2.96%) VC++
13 7 (2.30%) Ruby
14 6 (1.97%) Perl
15 5 (1.64%) ActionScript
15 5 (1.64%) PHP
16 3 (0.99%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.99%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 136 (44.74%) Degree
2 41 (13.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 9 (2.96%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (3.29%) Progress
2 9 (2.96%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.63%) ANSYS
4 1 (0.33%) Google
4 1 (0.33%) SAP
4 1 (0.33%) Sony
4 1 (0.33%) Twitter
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