The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 252 262 245
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 2 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.027% 0.026% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.076% 0.067% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 9
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £28,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -17.85%
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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2635 2989 3010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.04% 38.75% 41.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2324 2538 2761
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,975
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

DirectX
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

DirectX Salary Trend in the East of England

DirectX
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DirectX within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -2 2 £43,000 +22.85%
DirectX
England

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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++
2 4 (80.00%) OpenGL
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Games
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (60.00%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (40.00%) NetBeans
4 2 (40.00%) Military
4 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Qt
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) GLSL
4 2 (40.00%) HLSL
5 1 (20.00%) Xbox
5 1 (20.00%) PlayStation
5 1 (20.00%) Direct3D
5 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) Physics
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Lua
5 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (20.00%) 3D Rendering
5 1 (20.00%) Game Development

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (80.00%) Games
2 2 (40.00%) Military
2 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (40.00%) Qt
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) 3D Graphics
1 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Xbox
2 1 (20.00%) PlayStation
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) 3D Rendering
3 1 (20.00%) Game Development
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) GLSL
3 2 (40.00%) HLSL
4 1 (20.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft