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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 611 652 672
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +20
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 7 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.018% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.044% 0.050% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Median salary £72,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.09% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £36,750 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +16.66%
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
15885 16067 17799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.54% 37.05% 38.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14027 13754 15225
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 14 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (85.71%) OpenGL
2 12 (85.71%) 3D Graphics
3 9 (64.29%) Multithreading
4 8 (57.14%) Degree
5 7 (50.00%) Windows
6 6 (42.86%) CAD
6 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
7 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
7 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
7 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
7 5 (35.71%) OO
7 5 (35.71%) C#
7 5 (35.71%) .NET
7 5 (35.71%) 3D Printing
7 5 (35.71%) Web Development
8 4 (28.57%) VC++
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 3 (21.43%) OOP
9 3 (21.43%) LAMP
9 3 (21.43%) MVC
9 3 (21.43%) Apache
9 3 (21.43%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
9 3 (21.43%) CSS
9 3 (21.43%) HTML
9 3 (21.43%) Java
9 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 3 (21.43%) SQL
9 3 (21.43%) Computer Science

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 3 (21.43%) Apache
1 3 (21.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Magento
1 3 (21.43%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (14.29%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) Mercurial
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) C++ Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce Developer
4 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce Web Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Integration Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Design Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Graphics Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Design Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 3D Developer
6 1 (7.14%) AWS Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C++/Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Principal Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Visual C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) OpenGL
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) LAMP
4 2 (14.29%) Qt
4 2 (14.29%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (35.71%) 3D Printing
2 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
3 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (21.43%) Online Gambling
4 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Multithreading
2 6 (42.86%) CAD
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 5 (35.71%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) OOP
5 2 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (14.29%) UML
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Structured Programming
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) VC++
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) C
6 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft