The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft DirectX
North West / Manchester
Rank 195 169 179
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +10
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 10 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.31% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.78% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 12
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £35,000 £32,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +28.33%

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1675 1274 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.55% 38.96% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1117 1452
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

DirectX
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

DirectX Salary Trend in Manchester

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for DirectX.

1 17 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 16 (94.12%) C++
3 11 (64.71%) Games
4 10 (58.82%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) Degree
4 10 (58.82%) Mathematics
4 10 (58.82%) Computer Science
5 9 (52.94%) Game Development
6 8 (47.06%) Physics
6 8 (47.06%) Animation
6 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
6 8 (47.06%) OO
6 8 (47.06%) Windows XP
6 8 (47.06%) Content Development
7 5 (29.41%) Gesture Recognition
7 5 (29.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 5 (29.41%) Augmented Reality
8 4 (23.53%) Kinect
8 4 (23.53%) OpenCV
8 4 (23.53%) Xcode
8 4 (23.53%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (23.53%) C#
9 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (17.65%) 3D Programming
10 2 (11.76%) Node.js
10 2 (11.76%) HTML5
10 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
10 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
10 2 (11.76%) Subversion
10 2 (11.76%) JIRA

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Maya
1 1 (5.88%) MODO
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Xcode
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (64.71%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) C++ Software Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
1 8 (47.06%) Junior
1 8 (47.06%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Junior Software Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Senior Software Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) 3D Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Unity 3D Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Graphics Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Visual C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 5 (29.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 4 (23.53%) OpenCV
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) MFC
4 2 (11.76%) Node.js
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) Direct3D
5 1 (5.88%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Computer Science
2 8 (47.06%) Animation
3 5 (29.41%) Augmented Reality
4 4 (23.53%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (23.53%) Kinect
5 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
5 2 (11.76%) Streaming Video
6 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Mathematics
2 9 (52.94%) Game Development
3 8 (47.06%) Content Development
3 8 (47.06%) OO
3 8 (47.06%) Physics
3 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
4 5 (29.41%) Gesture Recognition
5 3 (17.65%) 3D Programming
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
6 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.88%) 3D Modelling
7 1 (5.88%) 3D Rendering
7 1 (5.88%) API Design
7 1 (5.88%) Computer Vision
7 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.88%) Linear Algebra
7 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
7 1 (5.88%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C++
2 4 (23.53%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) VC++
4 1 (5.88%) GLSL
4 1 (5.88%) HLSL
4 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) SAP
1 1 (5.88%) Twitter
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