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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenGL
Rank 717 688 694
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 163 193 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.44% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 125 173 166
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%

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
40720 44212 48079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.86% 41.02% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35086 37344 42863
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014 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 24 December 2014. 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 -26 146 £50,000 +17.64% 16
London +2 65 £56,250 +7.14% 6
South East -18 26 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Yorkshire +4 24 £57,500 +155.55%
West Yorkshire - 23 £57,500 -
Leeds - 22 £57,500 -
Scotland +8 17 £38,500 +10.00% 4
Tunbridge Wells - 17 £50,000 - 1
Kent - 17 £50,000 - 1
East of England -53 15 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Edinburgh +8 13 £38,500 +4.05% 2
Cambridgeshire -27 9 £45,000 +16.12% 1
City of London -5 8 £65,000 +36.84% 1
South West -16 8 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Manchester -13 6 £35,000 -6.66% 1
North West -15 6 £35,000 -15.15% 1
Hampshire -16 6 £29,000 -29.69% 1
Surbiton - 6 £47,500 -
Somerset +5 4 £31,250 -30.55%
Glasgow +5 4 £34,250 -2.14% 2
Cambridge -24 4 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Basingstoke - 4 £29,000 -
Bristol -5 3 £43,750 +59.09%
Essex -12 3 £31,000 -
Street +4 2 £30,000 -33.33%
Wells - 2 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £41,250 -
Chessington - 2 £38,000 -
Fareham - 2 £30,000 -
Colchester +9 1 - -

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 229 (68.77%) C++
2 161 (48.35%) Software Engineering
3 144 (43.24%) Windows
4 142 (42.64%) Agile Software Development
5 136 (40.84%) Android
6 124 (37.24%) 3D Graphics
7 121 (36.34%) Degree
8 95 (28.53%) Java
8 95 (28.53%) Computer Science
9 94 (28.23%) Apple iOS
10 89 (26.73%) Linux
11 87 (26.13%) C#
12 86 (25.83%) C
12 86 (25.83%) HTML
13 83 (24.92%) Games
14 79 (23.72%) Qt
15 74 (22.22%) Mathematics
15 74 (22.22%) Multithreading
16 73 (21.92%) JavaScript
17 70 (21.02%) Visualisation
18 67 (20.12%) Mobile App
19 64 (19.22%) Subversion
20 62 (18.62%) OO
21 54 (16.22%) Android Development
22 53 (15.92%) jQuery
23 49 (14.71%) User Experience
24 48 (14.41%) Python
25 47 (14.11%) MFC
25 47 (14.11%) DirectX
26 46 (13.81%) Git (software)

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (0.30%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (4.80%) Maya
2 15 (4.50%) 3ds Max
3 13 (3.90%) Blender
4 5 (1.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.60%) MS Office
5 2 (0.60%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (0.30%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.70%) SaaS
2 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.80%) Ethernet
2 6 (1.80%) HTTP
3 3 (0.90%) Internet
4 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.60%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.00%) MySQL
2 2 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.60%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 64 (19.22%) Subversion
2 46 (13.81%) Git (software)
3 42 (12.61%) Visual Studio
4 20 (6.01%) Eclipse
5 18 (5.41%) Xcode
6 12 (3.60%) VTune
6 12 (3.60%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.80%) Clang
8 4 (1.20%) WinDbg
9 3 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.60%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.60%) JIRA
10 2 (0.60%) FishEye
10 2 (0.60%) CMake
11 1 (0.30%) Android Studio
11 1 (0.30%) Gerrit
11 1 (0.30%) GCC
11 1 (0.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.30%) Redmine
11 1 (0.30%) IntelliJ
General
1 83 (24.92%) Games
2 26 (7.81%) Electronics
3 22 (6.61%) Finance
4 17 (5.11%) Marketing
5 13 (3.90%) Financial Institution
6 10 (3.00%) Advertising
7 8 (2.40%) Retail
8 4 (1.20%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.60%) Automotive
11 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.30%) Publishing
11 1 (0.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 198 (59.46%) Developer
2 102 (30.63%) Software Engineer
3 70 (21.02%) C++ Developer
4 36 (10.81%) C++ Software Engineer
5 35 (10.51%) Software Developer
6 27 (8.11%) Mobile Developer
7 26 (7.81%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 24 (7.21%) Android Developer
9 23 (6.91%) Senior Developer
10 19 (5.71%) Programmer
11 18 (5.41%) Graduate
11 18 (5.41%) iOS Developer
12 16 (4.80%) C++ Software Developer
13 13 (3.90%) Java Developer
14 12 (3.60%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 10 (3.00%) Flash Developer
16 9 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
17 8 (2.40%) C++/C# Developer
17 8 (2.40%) Junior Developer
17 8 (2.40%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (25.83%) HTML
2 79 (23.72%) Qt
3 53 (15.92%) jQuery
4 47 (14.11%) MFC
4 47 (14.11%) DirectX
5 45 (13.51%) CSS
6 43 (12.91%) HTML5
7 41 (12.31%) .NET
8 39 (11.71%) REST
9 36 (10.81%) OpenCL
9 36 (10.81%) OpenGL ES
9 36 (10.81%) Web Services
10 35 (10.51%) STL
11 34 (10.21%) JSON
12 30 (9.01%) XML
12 30 (9.01%) PhoneGap
12 30 (9.01%) Direct3D
12 30 (9.01%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 29 (8.71%) WebGL
14 22 (6.61%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 124 (37.24%) 3D Graphics
2 95 (28.53%) Computer Science
3 74 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 70 (21.02%) Visualisation
5 67 (20.12%) Mobile App
6 49 (14.71%) User Experience
7 43 (12.91%) CUDA
8 33 (9.91%) Blackberry
9 31 (9.31%) Physics
10 29 (8.71%) Augmented Reality
11 22 (6.61%) Algorithms
12 16 (4.80%) Social Media
13 15 (4.50%) Device Driver
14 13 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (3.90%) Animation
15 11 (3.30%) Arduino
16 10 (3.00%) iPhone
17 9 (2.70%) Streaming Video
17 9 (2.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 7 (2.10%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 144 (43.24%) Windows
2 136 (40.84%) Android
3 94 (28.23%) Apple iOS
4 89 (26.73%) Linux
5 34 (10.21%) Mac OS X
6 26 (7.81%) UNIX
7 11 (3.30%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (1.50%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.60%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.60%) BlackBerry OS
10 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (48.35%) Software Engineering
2 142 (42.64%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 62 (18.62%) OO
5 54 (16.22%) Android Development
6 42 (12.61%) Memory Management
7 39 (11.71%) OOP
8 37 (11.11%) 3D Visualisation
9 33 (9.91%) Data Modelling
10 29 (8.71%) TDD
11 28 (8.41%) Automated Testing
12 27 (8.11%) iOS Development
13 25 (7.51%) OOD
14 24 (7.21%) MVC
15 22 (6.61%) 3D Rendering
16 21 (6.31%) Unit Testing
17 20 (6.01%) 3D Modelling
18 19 (5.71%) Image Processing
18 19 (5.71%) CAD
19 16 (4.80%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 229 (68.77%) C++
2 95 (28.53%) Java
3 87 (26.13%) C#
4 86 (25.83%) C
5 73 (21.92%) JavaScript
6 48 (14.41%) Python
7 40 (12.01%) PHP
8 31 (9.31%) VC++
9 26 (7.81%) Objective-C
10 21 (6.31%) SQL
10 21 (6.31%) GLSL
11 12 (3.60%) HLSL
12 9 (2.70%) Ruby
13 8 (2.40%) MATLAB
14 7 (2.10%) Assembly Language
15 6 (1.80%) Embedded C
16 4 (1.20%) VB
17 3 (0.90%) XAML
18 2 (0.60%) VB6
18 2 (0.60%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 121 (36.34%) Degree
2 13 (3.90%) PhD
3 10 (3.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.60%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (2.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 25 (7.51%) Sencha
2 16 (4.80%) Twitter
3 12 (3.60%) Adobe
4 11 (3.30%) Atmel
5 10 (3.00%) Facebook
6 7 (2.10%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.20%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.90%) Google
9 2 (0.60%) Apple
9 2 (0.60%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.60%) Sony
9 2 (0.60%) QNX
10 1 (0.30%) Intel
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