Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for HLSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HLSL over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Level Shading Language (HLSL)
England > London
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 826 850 900
Rank change year-on-year +24 +50 -
Permanent jobs citing HLSL 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.006% 0.001% 0.006%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.010% 0.002% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
London median annual salary £58,750 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.68% +35.71% -
10th Percentile £48,250 £43,750 £28,525
90th Percentile £68,750 £51,250 £37,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £27,625
% change year-on-year +17.65% +53.85% -44.75%

HLSL 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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 40,465 40,359 45,269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.60% 55.24% 54.46%
Number of salaries quoted 33,223 33,322 39,906
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

HLSL
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing HLSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for HLSL in London

HLSL
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for HLSL in London

HLSL
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HLSL within the London region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. 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
Central London - 1 £50,000 -
HLSL
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing HLSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for HLSL.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) DirectX
2 3 (75.00%) Games
2 3 (75.00%) GLSL
3 2 (50.00%) OpenGL ES
3 2 (50.00%) Animation
3 2 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (50.00%) Memory Management
3 2 (50.00%) Vulkan
3 2 (50.00%) OpenGL
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Game Development
4 1 (25.00%) Blender
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Ant
4 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Android

HLSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (25.00%) Blender
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (75.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Graphics Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Games Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Games Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) DirectX
2 2 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (50.00%) OpenGL ES
2 2 (50.00%) Vulkan
3 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (50.00%) Animation
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (25.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Animation
2 1 (25.00%) Game Development
2 1 (25.00%) Linear Algebra
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Effects
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) GLSL
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Perforce