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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 168 168 179
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 17 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.42% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% 0.95% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 11
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £34,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.86% -8.66%
DirectX
North West

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
1450 1470 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.51% 43.67% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1274 1478
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,700 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DirectX across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

DirectX Salary Histogram in Manchester

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for DirectX.

1 29 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 25 (86.21%) 3D Programming
3 20 (68.97%) Augmented Reality
3 20 (68.97%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 20 (68.97%) Unreal Engine
4 14 (48.28%) 3D Graphics
5 10 (34.48%) Windows
6 9 (31.03%) C++
6 9 (31.03%) Mathematics
6 9 (31.03%) Degree
6 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
7 7 (24.14%) Finance
8 6 (20.69%) Games
9 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (17.24%) Subversion
9 5 (17.24%) MFC
9 5 (17.24%) XML
9 5 (17.24%) VC++
9 5 (17.24%) Client/Server
9 5 (17.24%) HTTP
9 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
9 5 (17.24%) 3D Modelling
9 5 (17.24%) 3D Rendering
9 5 (17.24%) Windows 10
9 5 (17.24%) Machine Learning
9 5 (17.24%) Direct3D
10 4 (13.79%) Game Development
10 4 (13.79%) Algorithms
10 4 (13.79%) Physics
10 4 (13.79%) Animation

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) 3D Developer
2 15 (51.72%) Unity 3D Developer
3 5 (17.24%) C++ Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Games Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Visual C++ Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Development Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Graduate
5 2 (6.90%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Junior
6 1 (3.45%) Junior C++ Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 20 (68.97%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 20 (68.97%) Unreal Engine
3 5 (17.24%) Direct3D
3 5 (17.24%) MFC
3 5 (17.24%) XML
4 4 (13.79%) Web Services
5 1 (3.45%) CSS
5 1 (3.45%) HTML
5 1 (3.45%) HTML5
5 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) Augmented Reality
2 14 (48.28%) 3D Graphics
3 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
3 9 (31.03%) Mathematics
4 5 (17.24%) Client/Server
5 4 (13.79%) Algorithms
5 4 (13.79%) Animation
5 4 (13.79%) Physics
6 1 (3.45%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) 3D Programming
2 5 (17.24%) 3D Modelling
2 5 (17.24%) 3D Rendering
2 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.24%) Machine Learning
2 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
3 4 (13.79%) Game Development
3 4 (13.79%) OO
3 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) C++
2 5 (17.24%) VC++
3 4 (13.79%) C
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bens, inc. Healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
TRG
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago