The first table below looks at the demand for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 650 592 658
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +66
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 12 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.024% 0.042% 0.025%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.060% 0.10% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 12
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19937 18271 22894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.17% 40.20% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16832 15921 20524
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
DirectX
England

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in London

DirectX
Salary Trend in London

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

DirectX Salary Trend in London

DirectX
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DirectX across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

DirectX Salary Histogram in London

DirectX
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DirectX within the London 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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -19 2 £47,500 -
DirectX
England

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 18 (94.74%) C++
2 15 (78.95%) OpenGL
3 14 (73.68%) Windows
4 12 (63.16%) 3D Graphics
5 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
6 9 (47.37%) Linux
6 9 (47.37%) Games
7 8 (42.11%) Android
7 8 (42.11%) Apple iOS
8 7 (36.84%) Multithreading
9 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
9 6 (31.58%) 3D Programming
9 6 (31.58%) C
10 5 (26.32%) Mac OS X
10 5 (26.32%) Sony
10 5 (26.32%) Time Management
10 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (26.32%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 4 (21.05%) OpenCL
11 4 (21.05%) HLSL
11 4 (21.05%) Mobile Games
11 4 (21.05%) Game Development
12 3 (15.79%) HTML5
12 3 (15.79%) QA
12 3 (15.79%) Bugzilla
12 3 (15.79%) Scrum
12 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
12 3 (15.79%) CSS
12 3 (15.79%) HTML
12 3 (15.79%) Java

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

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

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Bugzilla
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (47.37%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Software Engineer
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 8 Developer
2 2 (10.53%) C++ Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
2 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Games Developer
2 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Graphics Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Graphics Programmer
3 1 (5.26%) Lead Programmer
3 1 (5.26%) Delphi Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) OpenGL
2 5 (26.32%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 4 (21.05%) OpenCL
4 3 (15.79%) HTML5
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) Dalvik
5 2 (10.53%) OpenCV
5 2 (10.53%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (10.53%) J2EE
5 2 (10.53%) J2SE
5 2 (10.53%) WebGL
6 1 (5.26%) WinRT
6 1 (5.26%) Silverlight
6 1 (5.26%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) XSLT
6 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
3 4 (21.05%) Mobile Games
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 2 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.53%) CUDA
4 2 (10.53%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Android
3 8 (42.11%) Apple iOS
4 5 (26.32%) Mac OS X
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Phone
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
2 7 (36.84%) Multithreading
3 6 (31.58%) 3D Programming
4 5 (26.32%) Time Management
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Game Development
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) OOD
7 2 (10.53%) Image Processing
8 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C++
2 6 (31.58%) C
3 4 (21.05%) HLSL
4 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
4 3 (15.79%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Python
5 2 (10.53%) XAML
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Sony
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