The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - 328 327
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.025% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.067% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 9
Average salary - £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.09%
DirectX
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4208 4466 4895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.10% 37.57% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3682 3996 4607
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DirectX
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

DirectX Salary Trend in the City of London

DirectX
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Animation

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Graphics Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
City, London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £52000 Per Annum £Competetive
Posted: 5 days ago