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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 144 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 2 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.084% 0.50% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 1.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Median salary £43,000 £33,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.30% -
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £34,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.59% +15.83%
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
730 628 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.49% 31.59% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 607 565 561
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DirectX across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

DirectX Salary Histogram in Birmingham

DirectX
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 4 (66.67%) OpenGL
4 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Game Development
5 2 (33.33%) Games
6 1 (16.67%) Retail
6 1 (16.67%) Multithreading

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 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior C++ Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Junior
3 2 (33.33%) Junior C++ Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) OpenGL
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Game Development
5 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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