The first table below looks at the demand for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - - 154
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1851 1282 1596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 46.71% 41.58% 45.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1610 1155 1464
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
DirectX
England

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

DirectX
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

DirectX Salary Trend in the East Midlands

DirectX
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Direct3D
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) OpenGL
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (80.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Delphi
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Direct3D
2 4 (80.00%) OpenGL
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Delphi
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP