Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for GLSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GLSL over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenGL Shading Language (GLSL)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1144 1178 1259
Rank change year-on-year +34 +81 +35
Permanent jobs citing GLSL 28 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.017% 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.030% 0.013% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 8
England median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -30.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £40,875
90th Percentile £56,250 £43,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +50.00% -30.00% +25.00%

GLSL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 93732 95205 105715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.39% 53.04% 52.09%
Number of salaries quoted 77783 82863 91247
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

GLSL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing GLSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for GLSL in England

GLSL
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GLSL in England.

Salary trend for GLSL in England

GLSL
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GLSL in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for GLSL in England

GLSL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GLSL within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +24 14 £52,500 -
South East - 5 £52,500 - 1
London -6 4 £55,000 +57.14%
South West - 3 £37,500 -
North of England - 1 £28,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £28,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £31,250 -
Midlands - 1 £31,250 -
GLSL
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing GLSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for GLSL.

1 24 (85.71%) OpenGL
2 23 (82.14%) C#
3 20 (71.43%) Mathematics
4 19 (67.86%) DirectX
5 15 (53.57%) SQL
5 15 (53.57%) .NET
6 14 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 14 (50.00%) Python
6 14 (50.00%) Algorithms
7 13 (46.43%) C++
8 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
9 9 (32.14%) 3D Programming
10 7 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
10 7 (25.00%) C
10 7 (25.00%) Linux
10 7 (25.00%) Animation
11 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
11 6 (21.43%) OpenGL ES
11 6 (21.43%) HLSL
12 5 (17.86%) Degree
12 5 (17.86%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (17.86%) Games
13 4 (14.29%) UML
13 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
13 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (14.29%) Scrum
13 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
13 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
13 4 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 4 (14.29%) Open Source

GLSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Autodesk Inventor
1 3 (10.71%) Revit
2 1 (3.57%) 3ds Max
2 1 (3.57%) Blender
2 1 (3.57%) Maya
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) GIS
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Games
2 3 (10.71%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) 3D Developer
3 9 (32.14%) .NET Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Software Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Unity 3D Developer
7 3 (10.71%) 3D Software Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Interactive Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Interactive Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Graphics Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Graphics Programmer
9 1 (3.57%) Senior Graphics Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) OpenGL
2 19 (67.86%) DirectX
3 15 (53.57%) .NET
4 6 (21.43%) OpenGL ES
5 4 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 3 (10.71%) Android SDK
7 2 (7.14%) CSS
7 2 (7.14%) HTML
7 2 (7.14%) OpenCV
7 2 (7.14%) Vulkan
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.57%) jQuery
8 1 (3.57%) OpenCL
8 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (3.57%) React
8 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 7 (25.00%) Animation
3 5 (17.86%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (14.29%) Oculus Rift
5 3 (10.71%) Augmented Reality
5 3 (10.71%) HoloLens
5 3 (10.71%) HTC Vive
5 3 (10.71%) User Experience
6 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.57%) GPGPU
7 1 (3.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Android
2 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Mathematics
2 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
3 9 (32.14%) 3D Programming
4 7 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
5 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
6 4 (14.29%) Open Source
6 4 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
6 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 4 (14.29%) UML
7 3 (10.71%) OOP
7 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Applied Mathematics
8 2 (7.14%) Image Processing
8 2 (7.14%) Physics
8 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) C#
2 15 (53.57%) SQL
3 14 (50.00%) Python
4 13 (46.43%) C++
5 7 (25.00%) C
6 6 (21.43%) HLSL
7 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 2 (7.14%) Embedded C
8 2 (7.14%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Autodesk
2 1 (3.57%) Facebook
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Samsung