Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intel OpenCV
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1151 1122 1307
Rank change year-on-year -29 +185 -11
Permanent jobs citing OpenCV 60 100 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.053% 0.007%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.083% 0.14% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 47 119 9
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +38.46% -18.75%
10th Percentile £28,000 £21,250 £26,950
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% +46.15% -23.53%

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 72157 73878 83187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.06% 39.04% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 59988 64108 71150
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,043 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.09% +5.11% -

OpenCV
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenCV in the UK

OpenCV
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OpenCV in the UK

OpenCV
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenCV over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenCV in the UK

OpenCV
Top 12 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 24 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
UK excluding London +12 56 £40,000 -15.79% 5
England -3 47 £55,000 - 7
South West - 16 £55,000 - 1
Scotland - 13 £32,000 - 1
North of England +14 9 £60,000 +50.00% 2
South East -4 9 £47,500 -17.39%
East of England +14 8 - - 1
North West -22 8 £60,000 +50.00% 2
London +3 4 £42,500 +21.43% 3
Midlands +23 1 £50,000 +122.22%
West Midlands +8 1 £50,000 +122.22%
North East - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing OpenCV 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 OpenCV.

1 57 (95.00%) C++
2 45 (75.00%) Machine Learning
3 41 (68.33%) Computer Vision
4 40 (66.67%) Deep Learning
5 36 (60.00%) Algorithms
5 36 (60.00%) Mathematics
6 35 (58.33%) Python
7 34 (56.67%) Java
8 33 (55.00%) Software Engineering
8 33 (55.00%) Git (software)
8 33 (55.00%) Image Processing
9 32 (53.33%) Robotics
9 32 (53.33%) Linux
10 30 (50.00%) Degree
11 22 (36.67%) Neural Network
12 20 (33.33%) TensorFlow
13 19 (31.67%) Big Data
14 18 (30.00%) Data Analysis
14 18 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
14 18 (30.00%) PhD
15 17 (28.33%) Theano
16 16 (26.67%) C#
17 15 (25.00%) Computer Science
17 15 (25.00%) Scala
18 14 (23.33%) Windows
19 13 (21.67%) Web Services
19 13 (21.67%) Data Mining
19 13 (21.67%) Software Testing
19 13 (21.67%) 3D Graphics
19 13 (21.67%) Games

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 11 (18.33%) DNN
2 3 (5.00%) Apache
3 2 (3.33%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.67%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) Big Data
2 13 (21.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (55.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 13 (21.67%) Games
2 3 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Automotive
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 17 (28.33%) Computer Engineer
2 17 (28.33%) Computer Vision Engineer
2 17 (28.33%) Developer
3 10 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Computer Vision Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Research Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 5 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Machine Learning Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Computer Scientist
9 2 (3.33%) Computer Vision Scientist
9 2 (3.33%) Graduate
10 1 (1.67%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.33%) TensorFlow
2 17 (28.33%) Theano
3 13 (21.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 13 (21.67%) Web Services
4 11 (18.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 7 (11.67%) Torch
6 5 (8.33%) OpenGL
7 4 (6.67%) Keras
8 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.00%) DirectX
8 3 (5.00%) MFC
8 3 (5.00%) Node.js
8 3 (5.00%) Qt
8 3 (5.00%) Symfony
8 3 (5.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 3 (5.00%) WebGL
9 2 (3.33%) QML
10 1 (1.67%) OpenCL
10 1 (1.67%) OpenGL ES
10 1 (1.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 36 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 32 (53.33%) Robotics
3 15 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 13 (21.67%) 3D Graphics
5 8 (13.33%) Augmented Reality
6 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (6.67%) Arduino
8 3 (5.00%) Kinect
8 3 (5.00%) Raspberry Pi
9 2 (3.33%) User Experience
10 1 (1.67%) Clustering
10 1 (1.67%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 32 (53.33%) Linux
2 14 (23.33%) Windows
3 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.33%) Android
4 2 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.67%) Debian
5 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 41 (68.33%) Computer Vision
3 40 (66.67%) Deep Learning
4 36 (60.00%) Mathematics
5 33 (55.00%) Image Processing
5 33 (55.00%) Software Engineering
6 22 (36.67%) Neural Network
7 18 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 18 (30.00%) Data Analysis
8 13 (21.67%) Innovative Thinking
8 13 (21.67%) Quantitative Analysis
8 13 (21.67%) Software Testing
9 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (18.33%) Reinforcement Learning
10 10 (16.67%) Probabilistic Modelling
11 7 (11.67%) 3D Modelling
12 6 (10.00%) Convolutional Neural Network
13 5 (8.33%) Video Processing
14 4 (6.67%) Open Source
14 4 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (95.00%) C++
2 35 (58.33%) Python
3 34 (56.67%) Java
4 16 (26.67%) C#
5 15 (25.00%) Scala
6 10 (16.67%) MATLAB
7 9 (15.00%) C
8 4 (6.67%) ES6
8 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (6.67%) PHP
9 3 (5.00%) GLSL
9 3 (5.00%) HLSL
10 2 (3.33%) R
10 2 (3.33%) VC++
11 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (50.00%) Degree
2 18 (30.00%) PhD
3 13 (21.67%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (11.67%) Postgraduate
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet