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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft DirectX
UK / England
Rank 802 865 894
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +29
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 24 40 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.044% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.077% 0.11% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 25
Median salary £40,000 £56,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%

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
31231 35223 36496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.60% 38.36% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 27167 30641 31613
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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
London +67 10 £67,500 +18.42% 1
North West -6 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East Midlands - 4 £40,000 -
North East +4 2 £40,000 -36.00%
South East +48 1 £47,500 +35.71%
DirectX
UK

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 48 (87.27%) C++
2 39 (70.91%) OpenGL
3 36 (65.45%) Games
4 24 (43.64%) Software Engineering
5 20 (36.36%) 3D Graphics
6 18 (32.73%) Visual Studio
7 17 (30.91%) Mathematics
7 17 (30.91%) 3D Programming
8 16 (29.09%) Degree
8 16 (29.09%) C#
9 14 (25.45%) Computer Science
10 13 (23.64%) Multithreading
10 13 (23.64%) Windows
10 13 (23.64%) E-Commerce
10 13 (23.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 11 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
12 10 (18.18%) Subversion
12 10 (18.18%) Physics
13 9 (16.36%) Game Development
13 9 (16.36%) Python
13 9 (16.36%) HTML
13 9 (16.36%) Java
13 9 (16.36%) Unreal Engine
14 8 (14.55%) Visual Effects
14 8 (14.55%) XML
14 8 (14.55%) VC++
14 8 (14.55%) CAD
14 8 (14.55%) PMI
14 8 (14.55%) PMI Certification
15 7 (12.73%) Manufacturing

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 5 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Maya
1 1 (1.82%) MODO
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.82%) SNMP
2 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (32.73%) Visual Studio
2 10 (18.18%) Subversion
3 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.27%) Xcode
5 2 (3.64%) InstallShield
5 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.64%) JIRA
General
1 36 (65.45%) Games
2 7 (12.73%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.64%) Automotive
3 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Electronics
4 1 (1.82%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (60.00%) Developer
2 16 (29.09%) C++ Software Engineer
2 16 (29.09%) Software Engineer
3 12 (21.82%) C++ Developer
4 10 (18.18%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (16.36%) 3D Developer
5 9 (16.36%) Software Developer
5 9 (16.36%) Unity 3D Developer
6 8 (14.55%) Programmer
7 7 (12.73%) Junior
8 6 (10.91%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (10.91%) Junior Software Engineer
8 6 (10.91%) Python Software Engineer
9 5 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
9 5 (9.09%) Integration Developer
10 4 (7.27%) Games Programmer
10 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
10 4 (7.27%) Software Programmer
10 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (70.91%) OpenGL
2 13 (23.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 9 (16.36%) HTML
3 9 (16.36%) Unreal Engine
4 8 (14.55%) XML
5 6 (10.91%) MFC
6 5 (9.09%) .NET
6 5 (9.09%) LAMP
6 5 (9.09%) Node.js
7 4 (7.27%) HTML5
7 4 (7.27%) OpenCV
7 4 (7.27%) Web Services
8 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.64%) XHTML
10 1 (1.82%) Direct3D
10 1 (1.82%) jQuery
10 1 (1.82%) Qt
10 1 (1.82%) STL
10 1 (1.82%) WCF
10 1 (1.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (36.36%) 3D Graphics
2 17 (30.91%) Mathematics
3 14 (25.45%) Computer Science
4 11 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
5 10 (18.18%) Physics
6 8 (14.55%) PMI
7 6 (10.91%) 3D Printing
7 6 (10.91%) Animation
7 6 (10.91%) Client/Server
7 6 (10.91%) Visualisation
8 5 (9.09%) Algorithms
9 4 (7.27%) Kinect
10 3 (5.45%) Oculus Rift
11 2 (3.64%) HTC Vive
11 2 (3.64%) Streaming Video
12 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 4 (7.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Software Engineering
2 17 (30.91%) 3D Programming
3 13 (23.64%) E-Commerce
3 13 (23.64%) Multithreading
4 9 (16.36%) Game Development
5 8 (14.55%) CAD
5 8 (14.55%) Visual Effects
6 7 (12.73%) OO
7 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (9.09%) Web Development
9 4 (7.27%) Content Development
9 4 (7.27%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (7.27%) OOP
9 4 (7.27%) Virtual Environments
10 3 (5.45%) Multithreaded Programming
11 2 (3.64%) Code Optimisation
11 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.64%) Test Strategy
12 1 (1.82%) API Design
12 1 (1.82%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (87.27%) C++
2 16 (29.09%) C#
3 9 (16.36%) Java
3 9 (16.36%) Python
4 8 (14.55%) VC++
5 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
6 6 (10.91%) HLSL
7 4 (7.27%) SQL
8 2 (3.64%) C
9 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Degree
2 8 (14.55%) PMI Certification
3 4 (7.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.82%) SAP
3 1 (1.82%) Twitter
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