The first table below looks at the demand for Direct3D skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Direct3D 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Direct3D
Rank 894 845 872
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +27
Permanent jobs citing Direct3D 8 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.011% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.017% 0.026% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 13
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45722 42095 49664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.46% 40.45% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 38732 37035 44493
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Direct3D
UK

Direct3D
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Direct3D across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Direct3D Jobs Demand Trend in England

Direct3D
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Direct3D across the England region.

Direct3D Salary Trend in England

Direct3D
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Direct3D within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire - 5 - -
East Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
Direct3D
UK

Direct3D
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Direct3D 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 Direct3D.

1 21 (75.00%) C++
1 21 (75.00%) OpenGL
2 18 (64.29%) .NET
3 17 (60.71%) C#
3 17 (60.71%) Software Engineering
4 15 (53.57%) 3D Graphics
4 15 (53.57%) Degree
5 13 (46.43%) Windows
6 12 (42.86%) DirectX
7 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
7 11 (39.29%) WPF
8 10 (35.71%) Mathematics
8 10 (35.71%) .NET Framework
9 8 (28.57%) WinForms
9 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
10 7 (25.00%) Java
10 7 (25.00%) 3D Programming
10 7 (25.00%) Apple iOS
11 6 (21.43%) Data Analysis
11 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
12 5 (17.86%) HTML
12 5 (17.86%) SQL
12 5 (17.86%) Linux
12 5 (17.86%) VC++
12 5 (17.86%) CAD
12 5 (17.86%) PhD
12 5 (17.86%) Mac OS X
12 5 (17.86%) Multimedia
12 5 (17.86%) Statistics
12 5 (17.86%) Visualisation

Direct3D
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Direct3D 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 Direct3D. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Multimedia
2 3 (10.71%) Games
2 3 (10.71%) Automotive
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 13 (46.43%) Developer
3 12 (42.86%) Software Developer
4 8 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) 3D Software Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
7 3 (10.71%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C# Programmer
8 2 (7.14%) Programmer
8 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 2 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Software Programmer
9 1 (3.57%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) OpenGL
2 18 (64.29%) .NET
3 12 (42.86%) DirectX
4 11 (39.29%) WPF
5 10 (35.71%) .NET Framework
6 8 (28.57%) WinForms
7 5 (17.86%) HTML
7 5 (17.86%) OpenCV
7 5 (17.86%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) 3D Graphics
2 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
3 10 (35.71%) Mathematics
4 5 (17.86%) Statistics
4 5 (17.86%) Visualisation
4 5 (17.86%) CUDA
4 5 (17.86%) Physics
4 5 (17.86%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (17.86%) Linux
3 5 (17.86%) Mac OS X
3 5 (17.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.00%) 3D Programming
3 6 (21.43%) Data Analysis
4 5 (17.86%) CAD
4 5 (17.86%) Image Processing
4 5 (17.86%) MVVM
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
7 2 (7.14%) OOD
7 2 (7.14%) OO
8 1 (3.57%) OOP
8 1 (3.57%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) C++
2 17 (60.71%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) Java
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 5 (17.86%) VC++
6 3 (10.71%) MATLAB
7 2 (7.14%) Embedded C++
7 2 (7.14%) Python
7 2 (7.14%) Perl
7 2 (7.14%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.57%) PHP
8 1 (3.57%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) PhD