Period
to 30 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OpenCV skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenCV over the 6 months to 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intel OpenCV
UK
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 655 977 986
Rank change year-on-year +322 +9 +188
Permanent jobs citing OpenCV 36 88 193
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.072% 0.064% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.17% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 33 67 187
Median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £43,500 £33,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £74,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +55.84% -14.44% +33.33%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 21,901 51,809 65,714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.82% 37.80% 39.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18,689 42,715 54,240
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

OpenCV
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing OpenCV as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for OpenCV in the UK

OpenCV
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OpenCV.

Salary trend for OpenCV in the UK

OpenCV
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing OpenCV over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

Salary histogram for OpenCV in the UK

OpenCV
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenCV within the UK over the 6 months to 30 October 2020. 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
England +332 33 £60,000 +26.32% 7
London +278 21 £66,250 +39.47% 4
UK excluding London +273 9 £60,000 +55.84% 4
South East +188 5 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Work from Home +9 4 £60,000 +26.32% 1
North of England +149 2 £45,000 -
South West +126 2 £60,000 +17.07% 2
North West +112 2 £45,000 -
Wales +52 1 - -

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, IT jobs citing OpenCV 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 with a requirement for OpenCV.

1 32 (88.89%) Computer Vision
2 30 (83.33%) C++
3 28 (77.78%) TensorFlow
4 26 (72.22%) Machine Learning
5 25 (69.44%) Python
6 23 (63.89%) Deep Learning
7 20 (55.56%) PyTorch
8 14 (38.89%) Algorithms
8 14 (38.89%) Artificial Intelligence
9 11 (30.56%) Linux
9 11 (30.56%) Java
10 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 9 (25.00%) Open Source
11 8 (22.22%) Mobile App
11 8 (22.22%) Neural Network
11 8 (22.22%) Mathematics
11 8 (22.22%) Caffe
12 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
12 7 (19.44%) C
12 7 (19.44%) PhD
12 7 (19.44%) AWS
13 6 (16.67%) NumPy
13 6 (16.67%) React Native
13 6 (16.67%) Degree
13 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
14 5 (13.89%) Flutter
14 5 (13.89%) OpenGL
14 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
14 5 (13.89%) Apple Swift

OpenCV
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Simulink
1 1 (2.78%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) AWS
2 4 (11.11%) Azure
2 4 (11.11%) GCP
3 2 (5.56%) Serverless
4 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 4 (11.11%) Electronics
1 4 (11.11%) Games
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Law
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Computer Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Computer Vision Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (5.56%) C++ Developer
5 2 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Computer Scientist
5 2 (5.56%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Python Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Backend Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Computer Vision Scientist
6 1 (2.78%) Data Scientist
6 1 (2.78%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Research Scientist
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Backend Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (77.78%) TensorFlow
2 20 (55.56%) PyTorch
3 8 (22.22%) Caffe
4 6 (16.67%) NumPy
4 6 (16.67%) React Native
5 5 (13.89%) Flutter
5 5 (13.89%) OpenGL
6 4 (11.11%) FFmpeg
6 4 (11.11%) scikit-learn
6 4 (11.11%) SciPy
6 4 (11.11%) Torch
7 2 (5.56%) Keras
7 2 (5.56%) MXNet
7 2 (5.56%) Theano
7 2 (5.56%) WPF
8 1 (2.78%) CSS
8 1 (2.78%) Node.js
8 1 (2.78%) PhoneGap
8 1 (2.78%) Spring
8 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Algorithms
2 8 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 5 (13.89%) GPGPU
4 3 (8.33%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.33%) Clustering
4 3 (8.33%) CUDA
5 2 (5.56%) Biotechnology
5 2 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.78%) ASIC
6 1 (2.78%) Digital TV
6 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.78%) Robotics
6 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Android
2 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
3 4 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) Computer Vision
2 26 (72.22%) Machine Learning
3 23 (63.89%) Deep Learning
4 14 (38.89%) Artificial Intelligence
5 9 (25.00%) Open Source
5 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (22.22%) Mathematics
6 8 (22.22%) Neural Network
7 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
8 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (13.89%) DevOps
9 5 (13.89%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (11.11%) Data Science
10 4 (11.11%) Image Processing
10 4 (11.11%) Reinforcement Learning
10 4 (11.11%) SysML
10 4 (11.11%) Technical Leadership
10 4 (11.11%) Video Processing
10 4 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) C++
2 25 (69.44%) Python
3 11 (30.56%) Java
4 7 (19.44%) C
5 5 (13.89%) Apple Swift
5 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.89%) Kotlin
6 4 (11.11%) C#
6 4 (11.11%) MATLAB
7 2 (5.56%) Rust
8 1 (2.78%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) R
8 1 (2.78%) Ruby
8 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) PhD
2 6 (16.67%) Degree
3 4 (11.11%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) ISO 13485
2 2 (5.56%) IEC 62304
2 2 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) NVIDIA
2 1 (2.78%) Xamarin