The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - 120 140
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.42% 0.092%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.32% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
DirectX
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
654 606 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.47% 31.93% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 597 533 568
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing DirectX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

DirectX
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DirectX across the Birmingham region.

DirectX Salary Trend in Birmingham

DirectX
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing DirectX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for DirectX.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Game Development

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) Junior C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Game Development
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++