The first table below looks at the demand for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 144 149 154
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.16% 0.072% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.16% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1102 1230 1521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 43.54% 44.15% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 958 1120 1321
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
DirectX
East of England

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DirectX across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

DirectX
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DirectX across the Cambridgeshire region.

DirectX Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

DirectX
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DirectX within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +5 4 £40,000 -20.00%
DirectX
East of England

DirectX
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing DirectX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DirectX.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Physics
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Lua
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (100.00%) Xbox

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing DirectX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DirectX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Games Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Graphics Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C++ Games Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 4 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Physics
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago