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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenGL
Rank 775 840 797
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -43
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 139 142 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.35% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 117 101 166
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 £26,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -2.00%

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
37855 41130 45318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.74% 37.48% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 32997 35110 38155
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 August 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 August 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 +37 134 £40,000 +5.96% 11
London +93 67 £40,000 -23.80% 4
South East +5 29 £35,000 - 1
North West +22 20 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Manchester -1 19 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Horsham +14 15 £35,000 -
West Sussex +4 15 £35,000 -
East of England +39 14 £42,500 -5.55% 3
West Midlands -3 12 £29,250 -11.36% 1
Northamptonshire +18 8 £22,500 -46.42%
East Midlands +12 8 £22,500 -28.57%
Buckinghamshire - 8 £22,500 -
Northampton - 8 £22,500 -
Milton Keynes - 8 £22,500 -
Cambridgeshire +15 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Birmingham -16 6 £52,500 +59.09% 1
Southampton - 6 £47,500 -
Hampshire - 6 £47,500 -
Coventry - 6 £22,500 -
Chessington +3 5 £45,000 -
Wales - 5 £40,000 - 1
South Wales - 5 £40,000 - 1
Cardiff - 5 £40,000 -
Cambridge +17 4 £40,000 -20.00%
Hertfordshire +17 2 - - 3
Bedford - 2 £50,000 -
Colchester - 2 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Essex - 2 £42,500 -
City of London - 2 £51,250 -

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 255 (83.88%) C++
2 159 (52.30%) Software Engineering
3 145 (47.70%) Degree
4 130 (42.76%) Games
5 122 (40.13%) Computer Science
6 115 (37.83%) Mathematics
7 103 (33.88%) 3D Graphics
8 101 (33.22%) C
9 86 (28.29%) DirectX
10 77 (25.33%) Visual Studio
11 76 (25.00%) Windows
11 76 (25.00%) Linux
11 76 (25.00%) MFC
12 70 (23.03%) Algorithms
13 66 (21.71%) STL
14 65 (21.38%) C#
15 63 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
15 63 (20.72%) Physics
16 61 (20.07%) Multithreading
17 60 (19.74%) Android
18 56 (18.42%) Java
19 55 (18.09%) Qt
20 52 (17.11%) SDLC
21 49 (16.12%) Python
21 49 (16.12%) Apple iOS
22 48 (15.79%) Unity (Game Engine)
23 44 (14.47%) CAD
24 41 (13.49%) 3D Programming
25 40 (13.16%) PhD
26 39 (12.83%) JavaScript

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 (1.64%) WordPress
2 3 (0.99%) 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
5 3 (0.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.64%) Magento
1 5 (1.64%) Shopify
2 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (1.32%) Amazon S3
1 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.93%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.26%) GIS
1 16 (5.26%) MySQL
2 11 (3.62%) MongoDB
2 11 (3.62%) NoSQL
2 11 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (3.62%) RDBMS
2 11 (3.62%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.30%) Data Mining
4 4 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 77 (25.33%) Visual Studio
2 25 (8.22%) Subversion
3 22 (7.24%) Git (software)
4 17 (5.59%) Eclipse
5 13 (4.28%) Xcode
6 5 (1.64%) Android Studio
6 5 (1.64%) Gradle
7 2 (0.66%) Clang
7 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.66%) JIRA
8 1 (0.33%) NetBeans
General
1 130 (42.76%) Games
2 34 (11.18%) Aerospace
3 33 (10.86%) Manufacturing
4 16 (5.26%) Automotive
5 15 (4.93%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.95%) Finance
7 11 (3.62%) Front Office
8 7 (2.30%) Electronics
9 6 (1.97%) Multimedia
10 4 (1.32%) Interactive Media
10 4 (1.32%) Marketing
11 2 (0.66%) Military
12 1 (0.33%) Advertising
12 1 (0.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 183 (60.20%) Developer
2 125 (41.12%) 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 33 (10.86%) 3D Developer
8 30 (9.87%) GUI Developer
9 27 (8.88%) C++ Games Developer
9 27 (8.88%) C++ GUI Developer
9 27 (8.88%) Games Developer
10 23 (7.57%) Unity 3D Developer
11 22 (7.24%) iOS Developer
12 18 (5.92%) C Developer
12 18 (5.92%) C# Developer
12 18 (5.92%) C/C++ Developer
13 17 (5.59%) Graduate
14 15 (4.93%) C++/C# Developer
15 14 (4.61%) Programmer
16 13 (4.28%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (28.29%) DirectX
2 76 (25.00%) MFC
3 66 (21.71%) STL
4 55 (18.09%) Qt
5 48 (15.79%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 37 (12.17%) HTML
6 37 (12.17%) XML
7 36 (11.84%) .NET
8 34 (11.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 30 (9.87%) CSS
10 29 (9.54%) jQuery
11 24 (7.89%) Unreal Engine
12 22 (7.24%) REST
13 18 (5.92%) JSON
13 18 (5.92%) OpenGL ES
14 17 (5.59%) Node.js
15 16 (5.26%) Qt Quick
15 16 (5.26%) WebKit
16 14 (4.61%) OpenCV
17 12 (3.95%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 122 (40.13%) Computer Science
2 115 (37.83%) Mathematics
3 103 (33.88%) 3D Graphics
4 70 (23.03%) Algorithms
5 63 (20.72%) Physics
6 38 (12.50%) Augmented Reality
7 37 (12.17%) Visualisation
8 24 (7.89%) CUDA
9 22 (7.24%) Mobile App
10 21 (6.91%) Animation
11 20 (6.58%) Mobile Games
12 18 (5.92%) Data Structures
12 18 (5.92%) User Experience
13 12 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (3.62%) 3D Printing
14 11 (3.62%) iPad
14 11 (3.62%) iPhone
14 11 (3.62%) Social Gaming
15 7 (2.30%) Hedge funds
15 7 (2.30%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 76 (25.00%) Linux
1 76 (25.00%) Windows
2 60 (19.74%) Android
3 49 (16.12%) Apple iOS
4 17 (5.59%) VxWorks
5 13 (4.28%) Unix
6 3 (0.99%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (0.99%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.66%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.33%) CentOS
8 1 (0.33%) Fedora
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.33%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (52.30%) Software Engineering
2 63 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (20.07%) Multithreading
4 52 (17.11%) SDLC
5 44 (14.47%) CAD
6 41 (13.49%) 3D Programming
7 37 (12.17%) iOS Development
8 32 (10.53%) Mobile Development
9 30 (9.87%) Android Development
10 28 (9.21%) OO
11 26 (8.55%) Data Visualisation
11 26 (8.55%) Game Development
12 25 (8.22%) OOD
13 24 (7.89%) TDD
14 20 (6.58%) Computer Vision
15 19 (6.25%) Mentoring
15 19 (6.25%) Validation
16 17 (5.59%) Image Processing
16 17 (5.59%) Machine Learning
16 17 (5.59%) UML
Programming Languages
1 255 (83.88%) C++
2 101 (33.22%) C
3 65 (21.38%) C#
4 56 (18.42%) Java
5 49 (16.12%) Python
6 39 (12.83%) JavaScript
7 20 (6.58%) Assembly Language
8 14 (4.61%) Apple Swift
8 14 (4.61%) Objective-C
9 13 (4.28%) HLSL
10 12 (3.95%) Fortran
11 11 (3.62%) GLSL
11 11 (3.62%) Ruby
12 10 (3.29%) VC++
13 8 (2.63%) SQL
14 6 (1.97%) Perl
15 5 (1.64%) ActionScript
15 5 (1.64%) PHP
15 5 (1.64%) Tcl
16 3 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 145 (47.70%) Degree
2 40 (13.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.62%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.30%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (2.63%) ANSYS
1 8 (2.63%) Progress
2 4 (1.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.66%) SAP
3 2 (0.66%) Twitter
4 1 (0.33%) Google
4 1 (0.33%) Sony
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