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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - 222 271
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.29% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.70% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 20 17
Average salary - £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
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
2894 2871 3981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.53% 40.92% 43.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2436 2572 3492
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) OpenCL
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (62.50%) Android
4 5 (62.50%) Multimedia
4 5 (62.50%) Device Driver
4 5 (62.50%) 3D Graphics
4 5 (62.50%) Electronics
4 5 (62.50%) OpenGL ES
4 5 (62.50%) Direct3D Mobile
4 5 (62.50%) UNIX
4 5 (62.50%) GPGPU
4 5 (62.50%) Direct3D
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) C++
6 2 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (25.00%) Subversion
6 2 (25.00%) Image Processing
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (25.00%) CUDA
7 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
7 1 (12.50%) Physics

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (62.50%) Multimedia
1 5 (62.50%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Customer Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) IP Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 7 (87.50%) OpenCL
3 5 (62.50%) OpenGL ES
3 5 (62.50%) Direct3D Mobile
3 5 (62.50%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) Device Driver
2 5 (62.50%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (62.50%) GPGPU
3 2 (25.00%) CUDA
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Physics
4 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Android
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Image Processing
2 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Assembly Language
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft