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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - 154 149
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.075% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.22% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
944 902 1114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 37.99% 34.01% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 795 789 934
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
DirectX
East of England

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DirectX
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DirectX Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 8 (88.89%) Image Processing
3 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
5 4 (44.44%) XML
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) OO
5 4 (44.44%) Python
5 4 (44.44%) PhD
5 4 (44.44%) C
5 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 4 (44.44%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (44.44%) Perl
5 4 (44.44%) Android
5 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
5 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
6 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
6 1 (11.11%) Games
6 1 (11.11%) Military
6 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 1 (11.11%) French Language
6 1 (11.11%) Italian Language

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
1 1 (11.11%) Military
1 1 (11.11%) French Language
1 1 (11.11%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) C++ Developer
1 4 (44.44%) C++ Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Research Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 4 (44.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
1 4 (44.44%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Android
1 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Image Processing
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) PhD
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared