The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - - 32
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - - 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +6.25%
DirectX
Manchester

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 Bolton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
81 81 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 59.12% 56.64% 53.49%
Number of salaries quoted 71 73 69
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £20,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%