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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 139 124 117
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 9 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.37% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.50% 0.76% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 4
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
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
601 659 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.43% 35.87% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 531 584 437
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 May 2016.

DirectX Salary Histogram in Birmingham

DirectX
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Subversion
3 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
3 7 (77.78%) BDD
4 6 (66.67%) OpenGL
5 5 (55.56%) Games
6 3 (33.33%) Game Development
6 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (22.22%) Retail
7 2 (22.22%) Degree
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
8 1 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (11.11%) MFC
8 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
8 1 (11.11%) Web Services
8 1 (11.11%) XML
8 1 (11.11%) Windows
8 1 (11.11%) VC++
8 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
8 1 (11.11%) HTTP
8 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
8 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
8 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 1 (11.11%) 3D Programming
8 1 (11.11%) Algorithms

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 (11.11%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Subversion
2 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (55.56%) Games
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) C++ Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior C++ Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Junior
4 2 (22.22%) Junior C++ Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) VC++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) OpenGL
2 1 (11.11%) MFC
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) BDD
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Game Development
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) 3D Programming
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
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