The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for OpenGL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenGL over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenGL
England / North West
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 218 248
Rank change year-on-year -10 +30  
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 23 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.37% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% 0.70% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 13
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,300 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.26%  

OpenGL is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2772 2144 2710
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.40% 37.46% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2342 1838 2279
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

OpenGL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing OpenGL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for OpenGL in the North West

OpenGL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for OpenGL in the North West

OpenGL
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenGL in the North West over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenGL in the North West

OpenGL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenGL within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -22 18 £40,000 +6.66%
Cheshire - 4 £37,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £40,000 - 1
OpenGL
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT jobs citing OpenGL 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 North West region with a requirement for OpenGL.

1 42 (100.00%) C++
2 25 (59.52%) OO
3 19 (45.24%) Degree
3 19 (45.24%) 3D Modelling
4 18 (42.86%) Android
5 16 (38.10%) Games
5 16 (38.10%) Software Engineering
5 16 (38.10%) DirectX
6 15 (35.71%) Windows
6 15 (35.71%) Game Development
7 14 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 14 (33.33%) Mathematics
7 14 (33.33%) C#
8 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
8 13 (30.95%) 3D Graphics
8 13 (30.95%) Content Development
9 12 (28.57%) HoloLens
9 12 (28.57%) Gesture Recognition
9 12 (28.57%) Apple iOS
9 12 (28.57%) Kinect
9 12 (28.57%) Direct3D
9 12 (28.57%) 3D Programming
9 12 (28.57%) OOP
10 11 (26.19%) C
10 11 (26.19%) Unreal Engine
11 10 (23.81%) Augmented Reality
11 10 (23.81%) Physics
12 9 (21.43%) Animation
12 9 (21.43%) Windows XP
13 8 (19.05%) Computer Vision

OpenGL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (2.38%) Maya
1 1 (2.38%) MODO
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Bluetooth
1 6 (14.29%) DVB
1 6 (14.29%) GPRS
1 6 (14.29%) GSM
1 6 (14.29%) NFC
1 6 (14.29%) UMTS
1 6 (14.29%) VoIP
1 6 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (14.29%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 16 (38.10%) Games
2 6 (14.29%) Automotive
2 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Software Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Junior
2 9 (21.43%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Junior Software Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Programmer
4 4 (9.52%) Research Manager
5 2 (4.76%) C++ Programmer
5 2 (4.76%) Games Programmer
6 1 (2.38%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Graphics Developer
6 1 (2.38%) QA Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Games Programmer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) DirectX
2 14 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 12 (28.57%) Direct3D
4 11 (26.19%) Unreal Engine
5 7 (16.67%) WebGL
6 6 (14.29%) BREW
6 6 (14.29%) Flash
6 6 (14.29%) J2ME
6 6 (14.29%) Middleware
6 6 (14.29%) OpenAL
6 6 (14.29%) OpenCL
6 6 (14.29%) Qt
6 6 (14.29%) Series 60
6 6 (14.29%) SVG
6 6 (14.29%) UIQ
7 4 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) 3D Graphics
1 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
2 12 (28.57%) HoloLens
2 12 (28.57%) Kinect
3 10 (23.81%) Augmented Reality
4 9 (21.43%) Animation
5 6 (14.29%) Device Driver
5 6 (14.29%) iPhone
5 6 (14.29%) MPEG
5 6 (14.29%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.38%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Android
2 15 (35.71%) Windows
3 12 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 9 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 6 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (14.29%) Linux
5 6 (14.29%) Nucleus RTOS
5 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 6 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 6 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) OO
2 19 (45.24%) 3D Modelling
3 16 (38.10%) Software Engineering
4 15 (35.71%) Game Development
5 14 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 13 (30.95%) Content Development
7 12 (28.57%) 3D Programming
7 12 (28.57%) Gesture Recognition
7 12 (28.57%) OOP
8 10 (23.81%) Physics
9 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (19.05%) Computer Vision
9 8 (19.05%) Machine Learning
10 6 (14.29%) DRM
10 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 6 (14.29%) Mobile Commerce
10 6 (14.29%) Speech Recognition
11 4 (9.52%) Performance Optimisation
12 1 (2.38%) Linear Algebra
12 1 (2.38%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (33.33%) C#
3 11 (26.19%) C
4 8 (19.05%) Python
5 6 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) GLSL
6 1 (2.38%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Intel
1 6 (14.29%) Symbian
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
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