The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GLSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GLSL over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenGL Shading Language (GLSL)
UK
Rank 844 937 945
Rank change year-on-year +93 +8  
Permanent jobs citing GLSL 5 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.011% 0.017% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 7
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% -  

GLSL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 45582 52889 53254
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 54.42% 51.56% 50.59%
Number of salaries quoted 38740 45579 45261
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

GLSL
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing GLSL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for GLSL in the UK

GLSL
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for GLSL in the UK

GLSL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GLSL over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GLSL in the UK

GLSL
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GLSL within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 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
England +89 5 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Bristol - 2 £33,250 - 1
London - 2 £48,750 - 1
South West - 2 £33,250 - 1
North West -19 1 £37,500 -31.81%
Manchester -27 1 £37,500 -31.81%

GLSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 with a requirement for GLSL.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) OpenGL
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (50.00%) Android
3 3 (50.00%) DirectX
3 3 (50.00%) HLSL
3 3 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (50.00%) Animation
4 2 (33.33%) Autodesk Inventor
4 2 (33.33%) HoloLens
4 2 (33.33%) HTC Vive
4 2 (33.33%) Oculus Rift
4 2 (33.33%) Android SDK
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) Autodesk
4 2 (33.33%) Games
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Revit
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (16.67%) Physics
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

GLSL
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (33.33%) Autodesk Inventor
1 2 (33.33%) Revit
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) 3D Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Games Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Graphics Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Android Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Games Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Games Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Graphics Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Real Time Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior C++ Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Games Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Games Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Graphics Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Graphics Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) OpenGL
2 3 (50.00%) DirectX
2 3 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (33.33%) Android SDK
4 1 (16.67%) CryEngine
4 1 (16.67%) OpenGL ES
4 1 (16.67%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Animation
2 2 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (33.33%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (33.33%) HoloLens
2 2 (33.33%) HTC Vive
2 2 (33.33%) Oculus Rift
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Vision
3 1 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (16.67%) Game Development
3 1 (16.67%) Linear Algebra
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (16.67%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) Structured Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) HLSL
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) R
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Autodesk
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago