Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OpenGL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenGL over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenGL
UK
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 944 974 990
Rank change year-on-year +30 +16 -34
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 239 207 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.29% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 156 158 259
UK median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,875 £31,000
90th Percentile £64,375 £63,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -

OpenGL 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 70,861 70,360 78,082
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.83% 40.70% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 59,170 59,526 67,461
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

OpenGL
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenGL in the UK

OpenGL
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OpenGL in the UK

OpenGL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenGL over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for OpenGL in the UK

OpenGL
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenGL within the UK over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. 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 +17 208 £52,500 +31.25% 42
UK excluding London +42 187 £50,000 +25.00% 37
East of England +46 76 £52,500 +31.25% 6
South East +36 50 £45,000 -5.26% 15
London -22 48 £60,000 +23.08% 8
Scotland -3 26 £51,250 +2.50% 3
North of England -25 16 £41,750 +4.38% 6
Midlands +2 9 £55,000 +83.33% 4
South West - 9 £37,500 - 3
West Midlands +17 6 £55,000 +86.44% 2
North East -12 6 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Yorkshire +16 5 £36,250 - 3
North West -22 5 £38,750 -3.13% 2
East Midlands +6 3 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing OpenGL 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 OpenGL.

1 178 (74.48%) C++
2 114 (47.70%) Software Engineering
3 109 (45.61%) Mathematics
4 89 (37.24%) C
5 67 (28.03%) Linux
6 66 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (27.62%) Degree
6 66 (27.62%) Algorithms
7 63 (26.36%) Python
8 60 (25.10%) Computer Science
9 57 (23.85%) WebGL
10 55 (23.01%) C#
10 55 (23.01%) DirectX
10 55 (23.01%) Computer Vision
11 54 (22.59%) CUDA
12 52 (21.76%) Windows
13 51 (21.34%) MATLAB
14 50 (20.92%) Image Processing
15 48 (20.08%) GLSL
16 47 (19.67%) Android
17 46 (19.25%) Games
18 45 (18.83%) JavaScript
19 44 (18.41%) HTML
19 44 (18.41%) Scrum
20 42 (17.57%) Visualisation
21 41 (17.15%) Video Processing
22 39 (16.32%) CSS
23 36 (15.06%) Computer Science Degree
23 36 (15.06%) Unity (Game Engine)
24 34 (14.23%) Git (software)

OpenGL
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 6 (2.51%) CMS
2 5 (2.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (2.09%) Alfresco
2 5 (2.09%) Documentum
2 5 (2.09%) Drupal
2 5 (2.09%) FileNet
2 5 (2.09%) Liferay
2 5 (2.09%) LiveCycle
2 5 (2.09%) LiveLink
2 5 (2.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (2.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (2.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (2.51%) Simulink
1 6 (2.51%) Stateflow
1 6 (2.51%) TargetLink
2 4 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.84%) Abaqus
3 2 (0.84%) NASTRAN
3 2 (0.84%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.51%) iTunes
1 6 (2.51%) SaaS
2 5 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.26%) GitHub
4 2 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.42%) Google Play
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.42%) PaaS
5 1 (0.42%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.77%) Big Data
2 6 (2.51%) MongoDB
2 6 (2.51%) SQLite
3 5 (2.09%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.09%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.26%) GIS
5 2 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (14.23%) Git (software)
2 26 (10.88%) Visual Studio
3 20 (8.37%) Grunt
3 20 (8.37%) gulp
3 20 (8.37%) webpack
4 8 (3.35%) Xcode
5 7 (2.93%) Subversion
6 6 (2.51%) Eclipse
6 6 (2.51%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (2.09%) Ant
8 3 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.26%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.84%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.84%) JIRA
10 1 (0.42%) Clang
10 1 (0.42%) CMake
10 1 (0.42%) FogBugz
10 1 (0.42%) GitLab
10 1 (0.42%) SCons
General
1 46 (19.25%) Games
2 22 (9.21%) Finance
3 15 (6.28%) Electronics
4 11 (4.60%) Automotive
5 10 (4.18%) Advertising
6 9 (3.77%) Law
7 6 (2.51%) Military
8 5 (2.09%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.67%) Aerospace
10 3 (1.26%) Banking
10 3 (1.26%) Marketing
10 3 (1.26%) Polish Language
10 3 (1.26%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.84%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.84%) Retail
12 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 120 (50.21%) Developer
2 70 (29.29%) Software Engineer
3 57 (23.85%) C++ Software Engineer
4 41 (17.15%) Computer Engineer
4 41 (17.15%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 39 (16.32%) C++ Developer
6 31 (12.97%) C Software Engineer
6 31 (12.97%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 29 (12.13%) Software Developer
8 21 (8.79%) Node.js Developer
9 18 (7.53%) React Developer
10 17 (7.11%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 17 (7.11%) Embedded C Engineer
10 17 (7.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 17 (7.11%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 17 (7.11%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 17 (7.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 17 (7.11%) Embedded Engineer
10 17 (7.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 17 (7.11%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (23.85%) WebGL
2 55 (23.01%) DirectX
3 44 (18.41%) HTML
4 39 (16.32%) CSS
5 36 (15.06%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 31 (12.97%) .NET
7 27 (11.30%) TensorFlow
8 25 (10.46%) Node.js
9 24 (10.04%) Vulkan
10 23 (9.62%) React
11 21 (8.79%) AngularJS
11 21 (8.79%) jQuery
12 19 (7.95%) OpenCL
12 19 (7.95%) Qt
13 18 (7.53%) HTML5
13 18 (7.53%) MFC
13 18 (7.53%) OpenGL ES
14 14 (5.86%) MEAN Stack
15 12 (5.02%) HEVC
16 10 (4.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 66 (27.62%) Algorithms
2 60 (25.10%) Computer Science
3 54 (22.59%) CUDA
4 27 (11.30%) 3D Graphics
5 25 (10.46%) Augmented Reality
6 11 (4.60%) Video\Live Streaming
7 10 (4.18%) Animation
7 10 (4.18%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (3.77%) iPhone
8 9 (3.77%) User Experience
9 8 (3.35%) Data Structures
9 8 (3.35%) Robotics
10 7 (2.93%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (2.51%) GPGPU
12 5 (2.09%) iPad
12 5 (2.09%) Management Information System
12 5 (2.09%) PlayStation
12 5 (2.09%) Xbox
13 4 (1.67%) Mobile App
13 4 (1.67%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 67 (28.03%) Linux
2 52 (21.76%) Windows
3 47 (19.67%) Android
4 27 (11.30%) Apple iOS
5 12 (5.02%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (47.70%) Software Engineering
2 109 (45.61%) Mathematics
3 66 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (23.01%) Computer Vision
5 50 (20.92%) Image Processing
6 44 (18.41%) Scrum
7 42 (17.57%) Visualisation
8 41 (17.15%) Video Processing
9 31 (12.97%) TDD
10 23 (9.62%) Artificial Intelligence
10 23 (9.62%) Machine Learning
11 20 (8.37%) Android Development
12 19 (7.95%) OO
13 18 (7.53%) Physics
14 15 (6.28%) Applied Mathematics
15 14 (5.86%) SDLC
15 14 (5.86%) UML
16 12 (5.02%) Code Optimisation
17 11 (4.60%) Problem-Solving
18 10 (4.18%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 178 (74.48%) C++
2 89 (37.24%) C
3 63 (26.36%) Python
4 55 (23.01%) C#
5 51 (21.34%) MATLAB
6 48 (20.08%) GLSL
7 45 (18.83%) JavaScript
8 32 (13.39%) Java
9 31 (12.97%) Embedded C
10 30 (12.55%) Embedded C++
11 16 (6.69%) SQL
12 12 (5.02%) Objective-C
13 10 (4.18%) HLSL
14 8 (3.35%) ActionScript
15 6 (2.51%) Bash Shell
16 5 (2.09%) ActionScript 3.0
16 5 (2.09%) TypeScript
17 4 (1.67%) Ruby
18 3 (1.26%) R
19 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 66 (27.62%) Degree
2 36 (15.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.67%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.84%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.51%) HAZOP
2 3 (1.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (0.84%) Docker
1 2 (0.84%) Firmware
1 2 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (3.77%) Adobe
2 7 (2.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.51%) Google
3 6 (2.51%) MathWorks
3 6 (2.51%) MKS
4 5 (2.09%) FatWire
4 5 (2.09%) IBM
4 5 (2.09%) Interwoven
4 5 (2.09%) OpenText
4 5 (2.09%) Sencha
4 5 (2.09%) Sitecore
4 5 (2.09%) Vignette
4 5 (2.09%) Xerox
5 2 (0.84%) ANSYS
5 2 (0.84%) Intel
6 1 (0.42%) Apple
6 1 (0.42%) Samsung