Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OpenCL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenCL over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Khronos Group OpenCL
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1131 1114 1246
Rank change year-on-year -17 +132 -12
Permanent jobs citing OpenCL 32 93 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.052% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.047% 0.13% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 17 87 29
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £34,100 £33,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £64,250 £61,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +25.71% +9.38%

OpenCL is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67849 69868 78664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.20% 39.13% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 56867 61123 67881
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

OpenCL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenCL in England

OpenCL
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for OpenCL in England

OpenCL
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenCL in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenCL in England

OpenCL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenCL within the England region over the 6 months to 24 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 +9 14 £32,500 -18.75% 2
South East +10 11 £55,000 -4.35%
London -3 5 £62,500 -10.71%
Midlands +30 1 £31,250 -43.18%
East Midlands +28 1 £31,250 -43.18%
South West +17 1 £38,000 -15.56%
OpenCL
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing OpenCL 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 OpenCL.

1 21 (65.63%) OpenGL
2 16 (50.00%) C++
3 14 (43.75%) Vulkan
4 13 (40.63%) Games
5 11 (34.38%) Performance Optimisation
6 10 (31.25%) Direct3D
6 10 (31.25%) Degree
7 9 (28.13%) C
7 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
8 8 (25.00%) CUDA
9 6 (18.75%) Machine Learning
9 6 (18.75%) Algorithms
9 6 (18.75%) Computer Vision
9 6 (18.75%) Python
9 6 (18.75%) Mathematics
10 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
10 5 (15.63%) Linux
10 5 (15.63%) Deep Learning
10 5 (15.63%) Android
11 4 (12.50%) Data Analytics
11 4 (12.50%) Analytics
11 4 (12.50%) TensorFlow
11 4 (12.50%) Java
11 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
12 3 (9.38%) Multimedia
12 3 (9.38%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (9.38%) Automotive
12 3 (9.38%) Convolutional Neural Network

OpenCL
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.25%) Google Play
1 2 (6.25%) iTunes
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) GIS
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) Android Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Mercurial
2 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Xcode
3 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (40.63%) Games
2 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.38%) Automotive
3 3 (9.38%) Multimedia
4 2 (6.25%) Advertising
4 2 (6.25%) Electronics
4 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Mobile Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Principal Systems Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) C++ Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Computer Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Android Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) iOS Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Artificial Intelligence Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Junior
8 1 (3.13%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Mathematical Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) OpenGL
2 14 (43.75%) Vulkan
3 10 (31.25%) Direct3D
4 4 (12.50%) TensorFlow
5 3 (9.38%) OpenGL ES
5 3 (9.38%) Torch
6 2 (6.25%) iOS SDK
6 2 (6.25%) Keras
6 2 (6.25%) OpenACC
6 2 (6.25%) Theano
7 1 (3.13%) CSS
7 1 (3.13%) DirectCompute
7 1 (3.13%) HEVC
7 1 (3.13%) jQuery
7 1 (3.13%) OpenCV
7 1 (3.13%) Qt
7 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (3.13%) React
7 1 (3.13%) Renderscript
7 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) CUDA
2 6 (18.75%) Algorithms
3 4 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.38%) Infotainment
5 2 (6.25%) GPGPU
5 2 (6.25%) Robotics
5 2 (6.25%) Smart Home
6 1 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (3.13%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (3.13%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Android
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Performance Optimisation
2 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
3 6 (18.75%) Computer Vision
3 6 (18.75%) Machine Learning
3 6 (18.75%) Mathematics
4 5 (15.63%) Deep Learning
5 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.50%) Analytics
5 4 (12.50%) Data Analytics
6 3 (9.38%) Android Development
6 3 (9.38%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (9.38%) Convolutional Neural Network
7 2 (6.25%) Code Optimisation
7 2 (6.25%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.25%) Customer-Centricity
7 2 (6.25%) iOS Development
7 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.25%) Neural Network
7 2 (6.25%) Open Source
7 2 (6.25%) Reinforcement Learning
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) C++
2 9 (28.13%) C
3 6 (18.75%) Python
4 4 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) Apple Swift
5 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
5 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.13%) Fortran
6 1 (3.13%) GLSL
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) Lisp
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) R
6 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.13%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (3.13%) PhD
3 1 (3.13%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft