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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 617 658 683
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +25
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 8 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.020% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.050% 0.054% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 1
Median salary £72,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+107.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
DirectX
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15895 16567 19059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.35% 37.30% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14029 14228 16400
Median salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London 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 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 28 July 2016.

DirectX Salary Histogram in London

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 London region with a requirement for DirectX.

1 27 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (77.78%) OpenGL
3 18 (66.67%) 3D Graphics
4 17 (62.96%) C#
5 16 (59.26%) .NET
5 16 (59.26%) OO
6 14 (51.85%) CAD
6 14 (51.85%) Degree
6 14 (51.85%) Multithreading
7 13 (48.15%) jQuery
7 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (48.15%) MVC
7 13 (48.15%) OOP
7 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
7 13 (48.15%) CSS
7 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
7 13 (48.15%) SQL
7 13 (48.15%) HTML
8 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
8 12 (44.44%) Mathematics
9 11 (40.74%) Windows
10 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
11 9 (33.33%) Java
11 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
11 9 (33.33%) WordPress
11 9 (33.33%) Magento
11 9 (33.33%) Shopify
11 9 (33.33%) Web Development
12 8 (29.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 8 (29.63%) 3D Printing

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Magento
1 9 (33.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon S3
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 3 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (11.11%) GIS
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.11%) JIRA
2 3 (11.11%) Mercurial
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 7 (25.93%) Games
1 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 21 (77.78%) C++ Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C++/Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.81%) 3D Developer
6 3 (11.11%) AWS Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Graphics Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C++ Games Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Design Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Games Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Python Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Software Design Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce Developer
8 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce Web Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Integration Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Visual C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) OpenGL
2 16 (59.26%) .NET
3 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (48.15%) CSS
3 13 (48.15%) HTML
3 13 (48.15%) jQuery
4 6 (22.22%) Qt
4 6 (22.22%) STL
5 1 (3.70%) LAMP
5 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) 3D Graphics
2 12 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 8 (29.63%) 3D Printing
4 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
5 3 (11.11%) Online Gambling
6 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) OO
2 14 (51.85%) CAD
2 14 (51.85%) Multithreading
3 13 (48.15%) MVC
3 13 (48.15%) OOP
4 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 9 (33.33%) Web Development
5 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (11.11%) UML
7 1 (3.70%) 3D Programming
7 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Mobile Development
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Structured Programming
7 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (62.96%) C#
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
4 9 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (14.81%) VC++
6 3 (11.11%) Python
7 2 (7.41%) C
8 1 (3.70%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft