The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - 181 153
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.28% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 6
Average salary - £38,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +6.25%
DirectX
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1202 1761 1339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 37.53% 49.84% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1475 1251
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 10 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree