The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 330 311 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.016% 0.034% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.043% 0.088% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4691 4530 5215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.06% 38.52% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4041 4035 4917
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
DirectX
London

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 23 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) OpenGL
2 5 (83.33%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (66.67%) Sony
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 4 (66.67%) Time Management
4 3 (50.00%) C
5 2 (33.33%) Bugzilla
6 1 (16.67%) XAML
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Games
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Android
6 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Graphics Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8 Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) OpenGL
2 1 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) C
3 1 (16.67%) XAML
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Sony