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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 649 582 622
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +40
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 2 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.043% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.011% 0.11% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 7
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -40.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £30,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £53,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18611 17407 20954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.68% 39.22% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16002 14915 18636
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,050 £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
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 30 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -21 1 £40,000 -
DirectX
England

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (92.31%) C++
2 9 (69.23%) OpenGL
3 8 (61.54%) 3D Graphics
3 8 (61.54%) Games
4 7 (53.85%) Windows
4 7 (53.85%) Apple iOS
5 6 (46.15%) Android
5 6 (46.15%) 3D Programming
6 5 (38.46%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
6 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) C
7 4 (30.77%) Mobile Games
7 4 (30.77%) Game Development
7 4 (30.77%) HLSL
8 3 (23.08%) XAML
9 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
9 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
9 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
9 2 (15.38%) Unreal Engine
9 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
10 1 (7.69%) QA
10 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
10 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
10 1 (7.69%) Time Management
10 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (7.69%) Animation
10 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
10 1 (7.69%) HTML5

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
General
1 8 (61.54%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Games Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 8 Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Graphics Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Graphics Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Delphi Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) OpenGL
2 5 (38.46%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (15.38%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) WinRT
4 1 (7.69%) OpenGL ES
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) XSLT
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (30.77%) Mobile Games
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) Apple iOS
2 6 (46.15%) Android
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) 3D Programming
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Game Development
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) C
2 4 (30.77%) HLSL
3 3 (23.08%) XAML
4 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.69%) Delphi
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Sony
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