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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenGL
UK
Rank 745 813 789
Rank change year-on-year +68 -24  
Permanent jobs citing OpenGL 112 135 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.34% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 81 104 128
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09%  

OpenGL 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 33917 39483 39806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.92% 38.35% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28958 33994 33773
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
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%  

OpenGL
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenGL in the UK

OpenGL
Top 30 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 3 months to 24 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 +78 111 £40,000 -11.11% 11
London +43 34 £47,500 -5.00% 3
North West -3 27 £40,000 +10.34% 3
East of England +31 20 £37,500 -6.25%
Manchester -13 20 £40,000 +10.34% 2
South East +38 15 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Cambridgeshire +24 15 - -
Cambridge +16 15 - -
West End of London +19 12 £35,000 -12.50% 2
York - 8 £36,250 -
North Yorkshire - 8 £36,250 -
Yorkshire - 8 £36,250 -
Cheshire - 6 £37,500 -
Wilmslow - 6 £37,500 -
Oxford +5 5 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire -2 5 £45,000 -12.19%
East Midlands - 5 £37,500 -
Nottingham - 5 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £37,500 -
City of London +50 4 £52,500 +5.00%
Surrey +39 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Buckinghamshire +18 4 £53,750 +19.44% 1
Staines - 4 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £40,000 -
West Midlands +23 2 £36,250 +39.42% 2
Hertfordshire +14 2 £37,500 -25.00%
Borehamwood - 2 £37,500 -
Watford - 2 £37,500 -
Hampshire +25 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Southampton +14 1 £37,500 -6.25%

OpenGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing OpenGL 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 OpenGL.

1 177 (88.50%) C++
2 110 (55.00%) Degree
2 110 (55.00%) Computer Science
3 79 (39.50%) Mathematics
4 73 (36.50%) Software Engineering
5 67 (33.50%) Physics
6 66 (33.00%) Games
7 60 (30.00%) C#
8 55 (27.50%) Algorithms
9 52 (26.00%) Windows
10 49 (24.50%) Android
11 47 (23.50%) 3D Graphics
12 46 (23.00%) Python
12 46 (23.00%) Java
13 41 (20.50%) PhD
13 41 (20.50%) Linux
13 41 (20.50%) STL
14 40 (20.00%) Visual Studio
14 40 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 39 (19.50%) OO
16 38 (19.00%) Automotive
17 37 (18.50%) Qt
17 37 (18.50%) Machine Learning
18 36 (18.00%) Apple iOS
19 33 (16.50%) CUDA
20 32 (16.00%) Multithreading
20 32 (16.00%) DirectX
21 31 (15.50%) OpenCL
22 30 (15.00%) 3D Modelling
23 26 (13.00%) CAD

OpenGL
Top Related 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 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (0.50%) Alfresco
1 1 (0.50%) Documentum
1 1 (0.50%) Drupal
1 1 (0.50%) FileNet
1 1 (0.50%) Liferay
1 1 (0.50%) LiveCycle
1 1 (0.50%) LiveLink
1 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (4.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.50%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.50%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (0.50%) Maya
2 1 (0.50%) MODO
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.50%) GitHub
2 4 (2.00%) iTunes
3 1 (0.50%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (3.00%) DVB
1 6 (3.00%) GPRS
1 6 (3.00%) GSM
1 6 (3.00%) NFC
1 6 (3.00%) UMTS
1 6 (3.00%) VoIP
1 6 (3.00%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (3.00%) WLAN
2 1 (0.50%) HTTP
2 1 (0.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.50%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.00%) GIS
4 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 40 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 25 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 18 (9.00%) Subversion
4 11 (5.50%) CMake
5 10 (5.00%) LabVIEW
5 10 (5.00%) Xcode
6 7 (3.50%) Android Studio
7 2 (1.00%) Clang
7 2 (1.00%) GCC
7 2 (1.00%) Gradle
7 2 (1.00%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.50%) Ant
8 1 (0.50%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 66 (33.00%) Games
2 38 (19.00%) Automotive
3 16 (8.00%) Finance
4 14 (7.00%) Aerospace
4 14 (7.00%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.50%) Electronics
6 6 (3.00%) Multimedia
7 5 (2.50%) Retail
8 4 (2.00%) Marketing
9 3 (1.50%) Publishing
10 2 (1.00%) Banking
10 2 (1.00%) Military
11 1 (0.50%) Legal
11 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 105 (52.50%) Developer
2 75 (37.50%) C++ Developer
3 58 (29.00%) Software Developer
4 52 (26.00%) Software Engineer
5 43 (21.50%) C++ Software Developer
6 29 (14.50%) C++ Software Engineer
7 17 (8.50%) C++ GUI Developer
7 17 (8.50%) GUI Developer
7 17 (8.50%) Python Developer
8 16 (8.00%) C# Developer
9 15 (7.50%) Senior Software Engineer
10 11 (5.50%) C# Software Developer
10 11 (5.50%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 9 (4.50%) Junior
11 9 (4.50%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
11 9 (4.50%) Junior Software Engineer
11 9 (4.50%) Programmer
12 8 (4.00%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
12 8 (4.00%) C++ Developer - Algorithmic Trading
12 8 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (20.50%) STL
2 40 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 37 (18.50%) Qt
4 32 (16.00%) DirectX
5 31 (15.50%) OpenCL
6 26 (13.00%) MFC
6 26 (13.00%) OpenCV
7 23 (11.50%) .NET
8 20 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 17 (8.50%) Unreal Engine
10 15 (7.50%) CSS
10 15 (7.50%) NumPy
10 15 (7.50%) Pandas
11 14 (7.00%) ASP.NET
11 14 (7.00%) Direct3D
11 14 (7.00%) HTML
11 14 (7.00%) Qt Quick
11 14 (7.00%) WebKit
12 11 (5.50%) Node.js
12 11 (5.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 110 (55.00%) Computer Science
2 55 (27.50%) Algorithms
3 47 (23.50%) 3D Graphics
4 33 (16.50%) CUDA
5 17 (8.50%) Augmented Reality
6 16 (8.00%) Kinect
7 13 (6.50%) Hedge funds
8 12 (6.00%) Animation
8 12 (6.00%) HoloLens
8 12 (6.00%) Mobile App
8 12 (6.00%) Robotics
9 11 (5.50%) GPGPU
9 11 (5.50%) Life Science
10 10 (5.00%) Data Structures
10 10 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 10 (5.00%) iPad
11 8 (4.00%) Arduino
12 6 (3.00%) Device Driver
12 6 (3.00%) iPhone
12 6 (3.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 52 (26.00%) Windows
2 49 (24.50%) Android
3 41 (20.50%) Linux
4 36 (18.00%) Apple iOS
5 9 (4.50%) Windows XP
6 6 (3.00%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (3.00%) Nucleus RTOS
6 6 (3.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.00%) Windows 8
6 6 (3.00%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.00%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.00%) Unix
8 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (39.50%) Mathematics
2 73 (36.50%) Software Engineering
3 67 (33.50%) Physics
4 39 (19.50%) OO
5 37 (18.50%) Machine Learning
6 32 (16.00%) Multithreading
7 30 (15.00%) 3D Modelling
8 26 (13.00%) CAD
8 26 (13.00%) OOP
9 21 (10.50%) Game Development
9 21 (10.50%) OOD
10 19 (9.50%) SDLC
11 18 (9.00%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (8.50%) Visualisation
13 15 (7.50%) Gesture Recognition
13 15 (7.50%) Investment Management
14 13 (6.50%) Code Optimisation
15 12 (6.00%) Image Processing
15 12 (6.00%) Time Series Analysis
15 12 (6.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 177 (88.50%) C++
2 60 (30.00%) C#
3 46 (23.00%) Java
3 46 (23.00%) Python
4 25 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 23 (11.50%) C
6 13 (6.50%) SQL
7 11 (5.50%) MATLAB
8 9 (4.50%) Objective-C
9 7 (3.50%) Fortran
9 7 (3.50%) Perl
10 6 (3.00%) Apple Swift
10 6 (3.00%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.00%) Tcl
11 5 (2.50%) HLSL
12 4 (2.00%) GLSL
13 1 (0.50%) C++/CLI
13 1 (0.50%) PHP
13 1 (0.50%) R
13 1 (0.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 110 (55.00%) Degree
2 41 (20.50%) PhD
3 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.50%) MISRA
1 1 (0.50%) MISRA C
1 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (5.00%) Xamarin
2 8 (4.00%) Intel
3 7 (3.50%) Apple
4 6 (3.00%) Symbian
5 3 (1.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.50%) Adobe
6 1 (0.50%) FatWire
6 1 (0.50%) Google
6 1 (0.50%) IBM
6 1 (0.50%) Interwoven
6 1 (0.50%) OpenText
6 1 (0.50%) Sencha
6 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.50%) Vignette
6 1 (0.50%) Xerox
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