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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - 335 318
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.050% 0.051%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Average salary - £49,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +96.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -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
3912 4752 4623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.53% 39.41% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3460 4142 4314
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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