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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 139 118 122
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.043% 0.35% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 1.03% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +12.00%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
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
642 679 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.45% 33.76% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 535 587 463
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Subversion
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (70.00%) BDD
4 6 (60.00%) Games
4 6 (60.00%) OpenGL
5 4 (40.00%) Game Development
6 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (20.00%) Retail
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
8 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (10.00%) 3D Programming
8 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
8 1 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (10.00%) MFC
8 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
8 1 (10.00%) Web Services
8 1 (10.00%) XML
8 1 (10.00%) Windows
8 1 (10.00%) VC++
8 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
8 1 (10.00%) HTTP

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 (10.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Subversion
2 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Games
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) C++ Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Junior
4 2 (20.00%) Junior C++ Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) VC++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (10.00%) MFC
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) BDD
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Game Development
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (10.00%) 3D Programming
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
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