The table below looks at the statistics for OpenCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenCL over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Khronos Group OpenCL
Rank - 206 202
Permanent jobs citing OpenCL 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.019% 0.083%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.055% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £29,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
OpenCL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2004 1809 1929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.58% 34.25% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1755 1615 1669
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

OpenCL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenCL across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OpenCL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OpenCL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenCL across the West Midlands region.

OpenCL Salary Trend in the West Midlands

OpenCL
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing OpenCL 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 OpenCL.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Fortran
1 1 (100.00%) OpenMP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Parallel Programming

OpenCL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing OpenCL 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 OpenCL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree