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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 144 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.085% 0.34% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 1.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Median salary £43,000 £33,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.30% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
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
687 653 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.15% 32.14% 29.42%
Number of salaries quoted 563 571 504
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DirectX across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

DirectX Salary Histogram in Birmingham

DirectX
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Subversion
3 8 (72.73%) TDD
3 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
3 8 (72.73%) BDD
4 7 (63.64%) OpenGL
5 6 (54.55%) Games
6 4 (36.36%) Game Development
7 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
8 2 (18.18%) Retail
8 2 (18.18%) Degree
8 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
8 2 (18.18%) Finance
9 1 (9.09%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (9.09%) MFC
9 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
9 1 (9.09%) Web Services
9 1 (9.09%) XML
9 1 (9.09%) Windows
9 1 (9.09%) VC++
9 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
9 1 (9.09%) HTTP
9 1 (9.09%) 3D Programming
9 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
9 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
9 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Subversion
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (54.55%) Games
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) C++ Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior C++ Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Junior
4 3 (27.27%) Junior C++ Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Junior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) VC++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) OpenGL
2 1 (9.09%) MFC
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) BDD
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Game Development
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 1 (9.09%) 3D Programming
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
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