The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OpenCL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenCL over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Khronos Group OpenCL
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 826 908 954
Rank change year-on-year +82 +46  
Permanent jobs citing OpenCL 32 46 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.044% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.093% 0.12% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 16 41 19
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

OpenCL 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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 34276 39857 40737
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.22% 38.33% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 29253 34347 34594
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

OpenCL
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenCL in the UK

OpenCL
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OpenCL in the UK

OpenCL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenCL over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenCL in the UK

OpenCL
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenCL within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +91 32 £40,000 -5.88% 1
London +83 11 £62,500 +19.04% 1
South East +45 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Cambridgeshire +17 6 - -
East of England +12 6 - -
Cambridge +8 6 - -
Wilmslow - 6 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 6 £37,500 -
North West - 6 £37,500 -
South West +25 3 £45,000 -
Oxford +3 3 £50,000 -4.76%
Oxfordshire +1 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Gloucestershire +1 3 £45,000 -
City of London +38 2 £62,500 - 1
Petersfield +12 2 £37,500 +15.38%
Hampshire +12 2 £37,500 +3.44%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Iver - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 with a requirement for OpenCL.

1 56 (82.35%) C++
2 39 (57.35%) Python
3 38 (55.88%) Degree
4 33 (48.53%) C
4 33 (48.53%) Java
5 32 (47.06%) OpenGL
6 30 (44.12%) Computer Science
7 27 (39.71%) VHDL
7 27 (39.71%) Linux
8 24 (35.29%) Software Engineering
9 23 (33.82%) Multithreading
10 22 (32.35%) Machine Learning
11 21 (30.88%) CUDA
12 19 (27.94%) Robotics
13 17 (25.00%) Automotive
14 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
15 14 (20.59%) Algorithms
16 13 (19.12%) Mathematics
16 13 (19.12%) STL
16 13 (19.12%) Firmware
17 12 (17.65%) Physics
17 12 (17.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 12 (17.65%) Deep Learning
17 12 (17.65%) CMake
17 12 (17.65%) GPGPU
18 11 (16.18%) OpenCV
18 11 (16.18%) Unit Testing
18 11 (16.18%) MATLAB
19 10 (14.71%) Android
20 9 (13.24%) DV Cleared

OpenCL
Co-occurring 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 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Google Play
1 2 (2.94%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Bluetooth
1 6 (8.82%) DVB
1 6 (8.82%) GPRS
1 6 (8.82%) GSM
1 6 (8.82%) NFC
1 6 (8.82%) UMTS
1 6 (8.82%) VoIP
1 6 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (8.82%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.65%) CMake
3 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.94%) Android Studio
4 2 (2.94%) Clang
4 2 (2.94%) GCC
4 2 (2.94%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.94%) Xcode
5 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.47%) JIRA
5 1 (1.47%) SCons
General
1 17 (25.00%) Automotive
2 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.94%) Legal
3 2 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 46 (67.65%) Developer
2 24 (35.29%) C++ Developer
3 20 (29.41%) C++ Software Developer
3 20 (29.41%) Software Engineer
4 13 (19.12%) Software Developer
5 12 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (17.65%) Firmware Developer
5 12 (17.65%) Python Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Design Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Verification Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Compiler Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) iOS Software Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Machine Learning Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Systems Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (47.06%) OpenGL
2 13 (19.12%) STL
3 12 (17.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 11 (16.18%) OpenCV
5 9 (13.24%) J2EE
5 9 (13.24%) Qt
5 9 (13.24%) Web Services
6 6 (8.82%) BREW
6 6 (8.82%) Flash
6 6 (8.82%) J2ME
6 6 (8.82%) Middleware
6 6 (8.82%) OpenAL
6 6 (8.82%) Series 60
6 6 (8.82%) SVG
6 6 (8.82%) UIQ
7 4 (5.88%) OpenGL ES
8 2 (2.94%) Direct3D
8 2 (2.94%) iOS SDK
8 2 (2.94%) LLVM
9 1 (1.47%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 30 (44.12%) Computer Science
2 27 (39.71%) VHDL
3 21 (30.88%) CUDA
4 19 (27.94%) Robotics
5 14 (20.59%) Algorithms
6 12 (17.65%) GPGPU
7 6 (8.82%) Device Driver
7 6 (8.82%) iPhone
7 6 (8.82%) MPEG
7 6 (8.82%) Smartphone
7 6 (8.82%) Verilog
8 4 (5.88%) Smart Home
9 2 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (1.47%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.71%) Linux
2 10 (14.71%) Android
3 8 (11.76%) Windows
4 6 (8.82%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (8.82%) Nucleus RTOS
4 6 (8.82%) Windows 7
4 6 (8.82%) Windows 8
4 6 (8.82%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 23 (33.82%) Multithreading
3 22 (32.35%) Machine Learning
4 13 (19.12%) Mathematics
5 12 (17.65%) Deep Learning
5 12 (17.65%) Physics
6 11 (16.18%) Unit Testing
7 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (13.24%) Computer Vision
8 8 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (11.76%) Code Optimisation
9 6 (8.82%) Computer Architecture
9 6 (8.82%) DRM
9 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.82%) Mobile Commerce
9 6 (8.82%) Speech Recognition
10 4 (5.88%) Neuroscience
10 4 (5.88%) Parallel Computing
10 4 (5.88%) Reinforcement Learning
11 2 (2.94%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 56 (82.35%) C++
2 39 (57.35%) Python
3 33 (48.53%) C
3 33 (48.53%) Java
4 11 (16.18%) MATLAB
5 6 (8.82%) Perl
5 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
5 6 (8.82%) Tcl
6 2 (2.94%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.47%) C#
7 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (55.88%) Degree
2 9 (13.24%) DV Cleared
2 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (19.12%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Apple
1 6 (8.82%) Intel
1 6 (8.82%) Symbian
2 2 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (1.47%) QNX
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