Period
to 12 June 2021

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 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Intel OpenCV
UK
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 875 853 966
Rank change year-on-year -22 +113 +154
Permanent jobs citing OpenCV 67 26 145
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.067% 0.031% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.078% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 112
10th Percentile £50,250 £38,125 £35,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £43,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +52.38% +10.53% +18.75%
75th Percentile £103,125 £72,188 £66,563
90th Percentile £111,250 £76,250 £82,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £80,000 £47,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +68.42% +23.38% -3.75%

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 41,182 33,519 54,799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.16% 39.70% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 28,851 27,752 45,321
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,000 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,322 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.40% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 12 June 2021.

Salary histogram for OpenCV in the UK

OpenCV
Top 11 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 12 June 2021. 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 +9 61 £80,000 +42.22% 14
UK excluding London -4 55 £80,000 +68.42% 10
South West -24 31 - - 1
East of England - 15 £57,500 - 2
London -26 10 £67,500 +12.50% 7
Work from Home -193 7 £102,500 +57.69% 3
North West - 3 £102,500 - 1
Scotland - 3 £73,750 - 3
North of England - 3 £102,500 - 1
South East +1 2 £81,250 +41.30% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, 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 51 (76.12%) Software Engineering
2 48 (71.64%) Python
2 48 (71.64%) Computer Vision
3 41 (61.19%) Algorithms
4 40 (59.70%) Simulink
5 36 (53.73%) C++
6 33 (49.25%) Machine Learning
7 32 (47.76%) Computer Science
7 32 (47.76%) MATLAB
7 32 (47.76%) TensorFlow
8 31 (46.27%) PyTorch
9 30 (44.78%) PhD
9 30 (44.78%) Deep Learning
10 28 (41.79%) Mathematics
11 27 (40.30%) Problem-Solving
12 26 (38.81%) Image Processing
13 24 (35.82%) Degree
13 24 (35.82%) C#
14 23 (34.33%) Physics
14 23 (34.33%) Neural Network
15 22 (32.84%) C
16 21 (31.34%) Kalman Filter
17 20 (29.85%) Artificial Intelligence
18 19 (28.36%) Support Vector Machines
18 19 (28.36%) Validation
18 19 (28.36%) Signal Processing
19 17 (25.37%) Probabilistic Modelling
20 16 (23.88%) Stateflow
21 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
21 15 (22.39%) Social Skills

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 2 (2.99%) Apache
1 2 (2.99%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (59.70%) Simulink
2 16 (23.88%) Stateflow
3 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (4.48%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) AWS
1 2 (2.99%) Serverless
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.49%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) NAS
1 1 (1.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) GIS
2 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) GitLab
2 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.49%) Gradle
2 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.49%) Robot Framework
General
1 15 (22.39%) Social Skills
2 12 (17.91%) Legal
3 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (11.94%) Games
5 7 (10.45%) Law
6 6 (8.96%) Automotive
7 5 (7.46%) Advertising
8 1 (1.49%) Electronics
8 1 (1.49%) Finance
8 1 (1.49%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) Computer Engineer
1 20 (29.85%) Computer Vision Engineer
2 11 (16.42%) Software Engineer
3 10 (14.93%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Games Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Computer Scientist
7 3 (4.48%) Computer Vision Scientist
7 3 (4.48%) Data Scientist
7 3 (4.48%) Programmer
7 3 (4.48%) Tools Programmer
8 2 (2.99%) Android Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Applications Developer
8 2 (2.99%) iOS Android Developer
8 2 (2.99%) iOS Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (1.49%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (47.76%) TensorFlow
2 31 (46.27%) PyTorch
3 12 (17.91%) scikit-learn
3 12 (17.91%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 12 (17.91%) WPF
4 11 (16.42%) .NET
4 11 (16.42%) Keras
5 5 (7.46%) NumPy
6 3 (4.48%) Pandas
6 3 (4.48%) SciPy
7 2 (2.99%) Dask
7 2 (2.99%) RESTful
8 1 (1.49%) Caffe
8 1 (1.49%) JWT
8 1 (1.49%) Micronaut
8 1 (1.49%) MXNet
8 1 (1.49%) RAML
8 1 (1.49%) React
8 1 (1.49%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.49%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 41 (61.19%) Algorithms
2 13 (19.40%) Robotics
3 12 (17.91%) Acoustics
4 10 (14.93%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.46%) FMCG
6 3 (4.48%) Animation
7 2 (2.99%) CUDA
7 2 (2.99%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.99%) Life Science
7 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.49%) Biotechnology
8 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.49%) Photography
8 1 (1.49%) User Experience
8 1 (1.49%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Android
2 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.99%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) Unix
3 1 (1.49%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (76.12%) Software Engineering
2 48 (71.64%) Computer Vision
3 33 (49.25%) Machine Learning
4 32 (47.76%) Computer Science
5 30 (44.78%) Deep Learning
6 28 (41.79%) Mathematics
7 27 (40.30%) Problem-Solving
8 26 (38.81%) Image Processing
9 23 (34.33%) Neural Network
9 23 (34.33%) Physics
10 21 (31.34%) Kalman Filter
11 20 (29.85%) Artificial Intelligence
12 19 (28.36%) Signal Processing
12 19 (28.36%) Support Vector Machines
12 19 (28.36%) Validation
13 17 (25.37%) Probabilistic Modelling
14 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (19.40%) Technical Leadership
16 12 (17.91%) Critical Thinking
16 12 (17.91%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 48 (71.64%) Python
2 36 (53.73%) C++
3 32 (47.76%) MATLAB
4 24 (35.82%) C#
5 22 (32.84%) C
6 13 (19.40%) Java
7 11 (16.42%) VB.NET
7 11 (16.42%) VBA
8 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (44.78%) PhD
2 24 (35.82%) Degree
3 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) IEC 61131
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Docker
2 1 (1.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Ansible
2 2 (2.99%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (4.48%) Instagram