Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for OpenGL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenGL over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenGL
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 212 243
Rank change year-on-year +3 +31 -21
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 16 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.29% 0.14% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.36% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +73.33% -41.56%
10th Percentile £38,250 £35,925 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £43,650 £23,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -

OpenGL 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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2161 1952 2291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.67% 37.79% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1388 1235 1447
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £59,350 £57,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

OpenGL
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing OpenGL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for OpenGL in Scotland

OpenGL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for OpenGL in Scotland

OpenGL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenGL within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 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
Edinburgh -7 8 £50,000 +28.21%
Fife - 6 - -
Glasgow -10 2 £40,000 -11.11%
OpenGL
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for OpenGL.

1 11 (68.75%) C++
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
1 11 (68.75%) Mathematics
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 10 (62.50%) Java
3 9 (56.25%) OO
4 8 (50.00%) WebGL
5 7 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (43.75%) Games
5 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
5 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
5 7 (43.75%) Qt
6 6 (37.50%) AMQP
6 6 (37.50%) Android
6 6 (37.50%) iPhone
6 6 (37.50%) iPad
6 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
6 6 (37.50%) Game Development
6 6 (37.50%) REST
6 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (37.50%) SOAP
6 6 (37.50%) XML
6 6 (37.50%) OOD
6 6 (37.50%) Scrum
6 6 (37.50%) ZeroMQ
6 6 (37.50%) Xbox
6 6 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (25.00%) Python

OpenGL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) GIS
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) CMake
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) TestRail
General
1 7 (43.75%) Games
2 2 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 5 (31.25%) GUI Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Tester
4 3 (18.75%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) WebGL
2 7 (43.75%) Qt
3 6 (37.50%) REST
3 6 (37.50%) SOAP
3 6 (37.50%) XML
3 6 (37.50%) ZeroMQ
4 3 (18.75%) Flash
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) Google Maps API
5 1 (6.25%) Node.js
5 1 (6.25%) OpenCL
5 1 (6.25%) OpenSceneGraph
5 1 (6.25%) React
5 1 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (6.25%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (6.25%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 6 (37.50%) iPad
2 6 (37.50%) iPhone
2 6 (37.50%) Xbox
3 3 (18.75%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (18.75%) Algorithms
3 3 (18.75%) Augmented Reality
3 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
3 3 (18.75%) PlayStation
4 1 (6.25%) Animation
4 1 (6.25%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Android
2 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Mathematics
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) OO
4 6 (37.50%) Game Development
4 6 (37.50%) OOD
4 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Physics
6 3 (18.75%) Applied Mathematics
6 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
6 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Smoke Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Computer Vision
8 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
8 1 (6.25%) Image Processing
8 1 (6.25%) Linear Algebra
8 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C++
2 10 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) ActionScript
4 3 (18.75%) ActionScript 3.0
4 3 (18.75%) Objective-C
4 3 (18.75%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) GLSL
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (18.75%) ISEB
3 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Canon
2 1 (6.25%) ESRI
2 1 (6.25%) Intel
2 1 (6.25%) Mapbox
2 1 (6.25%) Mapinfo
2 1 (6.25%) Perforce