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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenGL
Rank - 195 165
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 0 7 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.13% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.37% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 25
Average salary - £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
2007 1904 1907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.81% 34.89% 39.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1714 1695 1658
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) DirectX
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) Android
4 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
4 3 (37.50%) Physics
4 3 (37.50%) CAD
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Apple
5 2 (25.00%) Windows CE
5 2 (25.00%) Firmware
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (25.00%) Subversion
5 2 (25.00%) Google
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (12.50%) Game Development
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Games

OpenGL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (37.50%) Physics
3 2 (25.00%) Firmware
3 2 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Windows CE
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) CAD
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Apple
1 2 (25.00%) Google