The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 597 647 609
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -38
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 32 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.024% 0.039%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.061% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 18
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -1.23%
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
16479 19717 18607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.02% 40.05% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14011 16642 16206
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +34 2 £46,250 -2.63%
DirectX
England

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 34 (73.91%) OpenGL
2 24 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 23 (50.00%) PHP
3 23 (50.00%) .NET
3 23 (50.00%) C#
3 23 (50.00%) C++
3 23 (50.00%) HTML
3 23 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 23 (50.00%) CSS
3 23 (50.00%) AutoCAD
3 23 (50.00%) WebGL
4 21 (45.65%) Software Engineering
5 15 (32.61%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (32.61%) Photoshop
6 14 (30.43%) OO
6 14 (30.43%) Games
7 13 (28.26%) Windows
7 13 (28.26%) HTML5
8 10 (21.74%) WinForms
8 10 (21.74%) MVC
8 10 (21.74%) jQuery
8 10 (21.74%) C
8 10 (21.74%) MySQL
8 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
8 10 (21.74%) Backbone.js
8 10 (21.74%) GitHub
8 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
9 9 (19.57%) Mac OS X
10 8 (17.39%) 3D Graphics
11 7 (15.22%) Degree

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 23 (50.00%) AutoCAD
2 15 (32.61%) Adobe Illustrator
2 15 (32.61%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) GitHub
2 3 (6.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) MySQL
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (30.43%) Games
2 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 38 (82.61%) Developer
2 19 (41.30%) C# Developer
3 13 (28.26%) PHP Developer
4 11 (23.91%) .NET Developer
4 11 (23.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (17.39%) C++ Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Software Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
7 5 (10.87%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Research Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Graduate
9 1 (2.17%) Junior
9 1 (2.17%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Games Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.17%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Software Development Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Senior C++ Developer
9 1 (2.17%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (73.91%) OpenGL
2 23 (50.00%) HTML
2 23 (50.00%) .NET
2 23 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 23 (50.00%) CSS
2 23 (50.00%) WebGL
3 13 (28.26%) HTML5
4 10 (21.74%) Backbone.js
4 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
4 10 (21.74%) WinForms
4 10 (21.74%) jQuery
5 5 (10.87%) STL
6 4 (8.70%) MFC
7 2 (4.35%) X-Windows
7 2 (4.35%) Web Services
7 2 (4.35%) XML
7 2 (4.35%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (13.04%) Mathematics
3 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.87%) Xbox
4 3 (6.52%) Animation
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.17%) Streaming Video
6 1 (2.17%) User Experience
6 1 (2.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Mac OS X
3 7 (15.22%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Software Engineering
2 14 (30.43%) OO
3 10 (21.74%) MVC
4 7 (15.22%) 3D Programming
5 5 (10.87%) OOP
6 4 (8.70%) CAD
6 4 (8.70%) Web Development
7 3 (6.52%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.52%) OOD
8 2 (4.35%) Image Processing
9 1 (2.17%) Game Development
9 1 (2.17%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (2.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 23 (50.00%) PHP
2 23 (50.00%) C#
2 23 (50.00%) C++
3 10 (21.74%) C
4 7 (15.22%) Python
5 3 (6.52%) VC++
6 1 (2.17%) Lua
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
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