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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 259 262 248
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 4 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.052% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.28% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 14
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £36,250 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £46,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.51% -3.33%
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
2990 3211 3417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.74% 39.44% 43.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2562 2807 3105
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 July 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
Cambridgeshire +2 3 £48,750 +2.63%
Hertfordshire +4 1 £45,000 +28.57% 1
DirectX
England

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (60.00%) Games
3 3 (60.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) GLSL
4 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (40.00%) HLSL
5 1 (20.00%) Xbox
5 1 (20.00%) PlayStation
5 1 (20.00%) Game Development
5 1 (20.00%) Direct3D
5 1 (20.00%) OpenCL
5 1 (20.00%) OpenGL ES
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
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%) Qt
5 1 (20.00%) OpenVG
5 1 (20.00%) 3D Rendering
5 1 (20.00%) NetBeans
5 1 (20.00%) Military
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Aerospace

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Military
2 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (20.00%) Qt
2 1 (20.00%) OpenVG
2 1 (20.00%) Direct3D
2 1 (20.00%) OpenCL
2 1 (20.00%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Xbox
3 1 (20.00%) PlayStation
3 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) 3D Rendering
2 1 (20.00%) Game Development
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) GLSL
3 2 (40.00%) HLSL
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
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