The table below looks at the statistics for OpenGL 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 OpenGL over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenGL
Rank 216 210 177
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -33
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 1 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.018% 0.073% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.049% 0.21% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 21
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
OpenGL
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
2022 1882 1954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.47% 34.53% 39.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1749 1680 1697
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

OpenGL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

OpenGL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OpenGL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

OpenGL Salary Trend in the West Midlands

OpenGL
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenGL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warwickshire - 1 £45,000 -
OpenGL
England

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 6 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) DirectX
3 3 (50.00%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Games
4 2 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) Game Development
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (16.67%) OpenGL ES
5 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
5 1 (16.67%) Android Development
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Intel
5 1 (16.67%) Apple
5 1 (16.67%) Windows CE
5 1 (16.67%) Firmware
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) CAD
5 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Games
5 1 (16.67%) Google
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) DirectX
2 1 (16.67%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Games
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows CE
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Game Development
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) CAD
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Intel
1 1 (16.67%) Apple
1 1 (16.67%) Google