The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
DirectX
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
289 441 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.15% 42.82% 41.32%
Number of salaries quoted 218 395 345
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

DirectX
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

DirectX Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

DirectX
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Lua
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Game Development
1 2 (100.00%) Xbox
1 2 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 2 (100.00%) PlayStation

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Games Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Games Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) PlayStation
1 2 (100.00%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Game Development
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree