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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenGL
Rank 762 781 818
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +37
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 165 177 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.44% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 140 130 166
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
37919 40611 47020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.44% 38.00% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 32797 34658 40158
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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 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 May 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 +24 163 £45,000 +12.50% 17
London +4 70 £50,000 +17.64% 8
South East +29 43 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East of England +63 33 £47,500 -2.56% 3
West Sussex - 28 £39,500 - 1
Horsham - 17 £37,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +17 16 £36,000 -26.15% 1
Cambridge +14 16 £36,000 -26.15% 1
North West +17 15 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Manchester +8 15 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Crawley - 14 £39,500 -
Hertfordshire - 13 £47,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 10 - -
Chessington +1 8 £50,000 -
City of London +46 5 £40,000 -13.51%
West Midlands - 5 £35,000 - 1
Northamptonshire +18 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Hampshire +16 4 £45,000 +2.27%
East Midlands +11 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Oxfordshire -5 4 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £50,000 -
Southampton - 4 £45,000 -
Northampton - 4 £50,000 -
Bedford - 4 £50,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 4 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham - 3 £33,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells -11 2 - -
Kent -22 2 - -
Worcestershire - 2 £35,000 -

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 237 (84.04%) C++
2 139 (49.29%) Software Engineering
3 114 (40.43%) Degree
4 110 (39.01%) Games
4 110 (39.01%) C
5 94 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
6 92 (32.62%) DirectX
7 87 (30.85%) Mathematics
7 87 (30.85%) Computer Science
8 76 (26.95%) Multithreading
9 73 (25.89%) Visual Studio
10 72 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
11 71 (25.18%) Qt
12 68 (24.11%) MFC
12 68 (24.11%) C#
13 62 (21.99%) STL
14 59 (20.92%) Windows
15 56 (19.86%) Android
16 53 (18.79%) SDLC
17 52 (18.44%) Linux
17 52 (18.44%) Java
18 43 (15.25%) Algorithms
19 42 (14.89%) Apple iOS
20 39 (13.83%) jQuery
20 39 (13.83%) CAD
20 39 (13.83%) OO
21 38 (13.48%) PhD
21 38 (13.48%) Unity (Game Engine)
22 36 (12.77%) 3D Programming
23 35 (12.41%) Python

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 22 (7.80%) Node.js
2 9 (3.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (3.55%) Abaqus
1 10 (3.55%) NASTRAN
1 10 (3.55%) SOLIDWORKS
2 6 (2.13%) 3ds Max
3 4 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.42%) Blender
3 4 (1.42%) Mathematica
3 4 (1.42%) Maya
4 3 (1.06%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (0.71%) CINEMA 4D
5 2 (0.71%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.71%) MS Office
6 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.19%) Magento
1 9 (3.19%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (2.84%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (2.84%) Amazon S3
1 8 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.06%) Google Play
3 1 (0.35%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.09%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.38%) GIS
2 8 (2.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (0.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 73 (25.89%) Visual Studio
2 27 (9.57%) Git (software)
3 23 (8.16%) Eclipse
3 23 (8.16%) Subversion
4 3 (1.06%) Xcode
5 2 (0.71%) Clang
5 2 (0.71%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.35%) JIRA
6 1 (0.35%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.35%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 110 (39.01%) Games
2 35 (12.41%) Finance
3 26 (9.22%) Aerospace
4 24 (8.51%) Manufacturing
5 19 (6.74%) Front Office
6 10 (3.55%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.13%) Avionics
8 5 (1.77%) Automotive
9 4 (1.42%) Multimedia
10 3 (1.06%) Retail
11 2 (0.71%) Interactive Media
11 2 (0.71%) Marketing
11 2 (0.71%) Military
12 1 (0.35%) Advertising
12 1 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 171 (60.64%) Developer
2 119 (42.20%) C++ Developer
3 71 (25.18%) Software Engineer
4 47 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 43 (15.25%) C++ Software Developer
6 31 (10.99%) C++ Software Engineer
7 29 (10.28%) GUI Developer
8 28 (9.93%) C# Developer
9 26 (9.22%) 3D Developer
10 25 (8.87%) C++ GUI Developer
11 24 (8.51%) C++/C# Developer
12 23 (8.16%) C++ Games Developer
12 23 (8.16%) Games Developer
13 20 (7.09%) iOS Developer
14 19 (6.74%) C Developer
14 19 (6.74%) C/C++ Developer
15 17 (6.03%) C# GUI Developer
16 15 (5.32%) Junior
17 13 (4.61%) .NET Developer
17 13 (4.61%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (32.62%) DirectX
2 71 (25.18%) Qt
3 68 (24.11%) MFC
4 62 (21.99%) STL
5 39 (13.83%) jQuery
6 38 (13.48%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 28 (9.93%) XML
8 27 (9.57%) .NET
9 24 (8.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 24 (8.51%) HTML
9 24 (8.51%) WPF
10 21 (7.45%) CSS
11 16 (5.67%) OpenCL
11 16 (5.67%) OpenGL ES
12 15 (5.32%) Unreal Engine
13 14 (4.96%) Web Services
14 13 (4.61%) ASP.NET
14 13 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (4.26%) Qt Quick
15 12 (4.26%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 94 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
2 87 (30.85%) Computer Science
2 87 (30.85%) Mathematics
3 43 (15.25%) Algorithms
4 33 (11.70%) Physics
5 31 (10.99%) Visualisation
6 29 (10.28%) Augmented Reality
7 27 (9.57%) CUDA
8 20 (7.09%) Mobile Games
9 19 (6.74%) Mobile App
10 13 (4.61%) 3D Printing
11 11 (3.90%) Social Gaming
12 10 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (3.19%) Animation
13 9 (3.19%) Data Structures
14 8 (2.84%) Graphic Design
14 8 (2.84%) Kinect
15 7 (2.48%) iPhone
16 6 (2.13%) Client/Server
16 6 (2.13%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 59 (20.92%) Windows
2 56 (19.86%) Android
3 52 (18.44%) Linux
4 42 (14.89%) Apple iOS
5 21 (7.45%) VxWorks
6 5 (1.77%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.42%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (1.06%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.06%) Unix
8 3 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.06%) Windows Phone
8 3 (1.06%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.71%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.35%) CentOS
10 1 (0.35%) Fedora
10 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.35%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (49.29%) Software Engineering
2 76 (26.95%) Multithreading
3 72 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (18.79%) SDLC
5 39 (13.83%) CAD
5 39 (13.83%) OO
6 36 (12.77%) 3D Programming
7 34 (12.06%) iOS Development
8 32 (11.35%) Android Development
8 32 (11.35%) Game Development
9 30 (10.64%) Mobile Development
10 29 (10.28%) 3D Modelling
11 25 (8.87%) OOP
12 24 (8.51%) TDD
12 24 (8.51%) Validation
13 22 (7.80%) Risk Management
14 18 (6.38%) Algorithmic Trading
14 18 (6.38%) Memory Management
15 16 (5.67%) MVC
15 16 (5.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 237 (84.04%) C++
2 110 (39.01%) C
3 68 (24.11%) C#
4 52 (18.44%) Java
5 35 (12.41%) Python
6 25 (8.87%) Assembly Language
7 23 (8.16%) JavaScript
8 16 (5.67%) GLSL
9 14 (4.96%) SQL
10 12 (4.26%) Objective-C
11 9 (3.19%) HLSL
12 8 (2.84%) Apple Swift
13 6 (2.13%) VC++
14 5 (1.77%) ActionScript
14 5 (1.77%) Perl
14 5 (1.77%) PHP
15 4 (1.42%) Julia
15 4 (1.42%) MATLAB
16 3 (1.06%) VBA
16 3 (1.06%) XAML
Qualifications
1 114 (40.43%) Degree
2 38 (13.48%) PhD
3 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.35%) DO-254
System Software
1 12 (4.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (4.61%) Progress
2 11 (3.90%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.84%) ANSYS
4 6 (2.13%) Alteryx
4 6 (2.13%) RapidMiner
5 3 (1.06%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.35%) Sony
6 1 (0.35%) Twitter
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