The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 847 848 909
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +61
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 49 81 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.079% 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.21% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 38 77 32
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,800 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £34,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.86% -8.66%
DirectX
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36033 39224 44082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.13% 38.41% 39.70%
Number of salaries quoted 31706 33895 38022
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing DirectX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in England

DirectX
Salary Trend in England

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

DirectX Salary Trend in England

DirectX
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DirectX across the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

DirectX Salary Histogram in England

DirectX
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DirectX within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West +22 17 £37,500 +25.00% 2
South East +48 15 £39,000 +41.81% 1
East of England +37 8 £45,000 -7.69% 2
London 0 7 £63,000 +68.00% 2
West Midlands -14 2 £41,250 +17.85% 2
DirectX
UK

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing DirectX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for DirectX.

1 94 (83.19%) OpenGL
2 87 (76.99%) C++
3 47 (41.59%) Software Engineering
3 47 (41.59%) Degree
4 45 (39.82%) Windows
5 44 (38.94%) 3D Graphics
6 41 (36.28%) Mathematics
7 37 (32.74%) C
8 35 (30.97%) Visual Studio
9 34 (30.09%) 3D Programming
10 32 (28.32%) C#
11 30 (26.55%) Games
12 29 (25.66%) Subversion
13 28 (24.78%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 27 (23.89%) Multithreading
15 26 (23.01%) Computer Science
15 26 (23.01%) MFC
15 26 (23.01%) Linux
16 23 (20.35%) Assembly Language
17 22 (19.47%) TCP/IP
17 22 (19.47%) Validation
18 21 (18.58%) OO
18 21 (18.58%) .NET
19 20 (17.70%) Unreal Engine
19 20 (17.70%) Augmented Reality
20 19 (16.81%) HTML
21 18 (15.93%) JavaScript
21 18 (15.93%) Aerospace
21 18 (15.93%) VxWorks
21 18 (15.93%) Git (software)

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (7.96%) Magento
1 9 (7.96%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.08%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (7.08%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (7.08%) Amazon S3
1 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.47%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.31%) HTTP
3 4 (3.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (3.54%) GIS
3 1 (0.88%) MySQL
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (30.97%) Visual Studio
2 29 (25.66%) Subversion
3 18 (15.93%) Git (software)
4 11 (9.73%) Eclipse
5 6 (5.31%) JIRA
6 4 (3.54%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.88%) NetBeans
General
1 30 (26.55%) Games
2 18 (15.93%) Aerospace
3 9 (7.96%) Finance
4 6 (5.31%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.54%) Retail
6 3 (2.65%) Avionics
7 2 (1.77%) Automotive
7 2 (1.77%) Marketing
8 1 (0.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 62 (54.87%) Developer
2 39 (34.51%) Software Engineer
3 37 (32.74%) C++ Developer
4 19 (16.81%) 3D Developer
5 15 (13.27%) Unity 3D Developer
6 10 (8.85%) C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) Graphics Programmer
7 9 (7.96%) Programmer
8 7 (6.19%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.31%) C++ Programmer
9 6 (5.31%) C++/Java Developer
9 6 (5.31%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.31%) Junior
9 6 (5.31%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.31%) Software Programmer
10 5 (4.42%) Junior Developer
10 5 (4.42%) Senior C++ Developer
10 5 (4.42%) Visual C++ Developer
11 4 (3.54%) Games Engineer
11 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (83.19%) OpenGL
2 28 (24.78%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 26 (23.01%) MFC
4 21 (18.58%) .NET
5 20 (17.70%) Unreal Engine
6 19 (16.81%) HTML
7 14 (12.39%) ASP.NET
7 14 (12.39%) CSS
8 13 (11.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (11.50%) jQuery
9 9 (7.96%) Qt
10 8 (7.08%) OpenGL ES
11 7 (6.19%) XML
12 6 (5.31%) HTML5
12 6 (5.31%) STL
13 5 (4.42%) Direct3D
13 5 (4.42%) Web Services
14 4 (3.54%) WPF
15 2 (1.77%) COM
15 2 (1.77%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 44 (38.94%) 3D Graphics
2 41 (36.28%) Mathematics
3 26 (23.01%) Computer Science
4 20 (17.70%) Augmented Reality
5 13 (11.50%) Algorithms
6 11 (9.73%) Physics
7 9 (7.96%) Visualisation
8 7 (6.19%) 3D Printing
9 6 (5.31%) Client/Server
9 6 (5.31%) Device Driver
10 4 (3.54%) Animation
11 3 (2.65%) Data Structures
12 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (1.77%) CUDA
12 2 (1.77%) DTV
12 2 (1.77%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (1.77%) Kinect
12 2 (1.77%) Oculus Rift
12 2 (1.77%) Online Gambling
13 1 (0.88%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 45 (39.82%) Windows
2 26 (23.01%) Linux
3 18 (15.93%) VxWorks
4 10 (8.85%) Android
5 5 (4.42%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.54%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.77%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (1.77%) Unix
8 1 (0.88%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (41.59%) Software Engineering
2 34 (30.09%) 3D Programming
3 27 (23.89%) Multithreading
4 22 (19.47%) Validation
5 21 (18.58%) OO
6 18 (15.93%) SDLC
7 16 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (13.27%) CAD
9 13 (11.50%) MVC
9 13 (11.50%) OOP
10 12 (10.62%) E-Commerce
11 11 (9.73%) Configuration Management
12 8 (7.08%) Game Development
12 8 (7.08%) TDD
12 8 (7.08%) Virtual Environments
12 8 (7.08%) Web Development
13 7 (6.19%) BDD
13 7 (6.19%) Machine Learning
14 6 (5.31%) 3D Rendering
14 6 (5.31%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 87 (76.99%) C++
2 37 (32.74%) C
3 32 (28.32%) C#
4 23 (20.35%) Assembly Language
5 18 (15.93%) JavaScript
6 17 (15.04%) SQL
7 13 (11.50%) Java
8 9 (7.96%) VC++
9 8 (7.08%) HLSL
10 7 (6.19%) Python
11 4 (3.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 47 (41.59%) Degree
2 6 (5.31%) PhD
3 4 (3.54%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (9.73%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.73%) Progress
3 1 (0.88%) T-Plan
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