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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft DirectX
North West / Manchester
Rank 192 168 193
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +25
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 7 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.19% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.33% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Median salary £34,250 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%

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
1626 1223 1670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.34% 38.36% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1090 1473
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

DirectX Salary Histogram in Manchester

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 20 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 15 (75.00%) C++
3 11 (55.00%) Games
4 10 (50.00%) Windows
4 10 (50.00%) Degree
4 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 10 (50.00%) 3D Programming
5 9 (45.00%) Augmented Reality
5 9 (45.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 9 (45.00%) Mathematics
6 6 (30.00%) Game Development
6 6 (30.00%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (25.00%) OO
7 5 (25.00%) VC++
7 5 (25.00%) HTML
7 5 (25.00%) Java
7 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (25.00%) MFC
7 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 5 (25.00%) Node.js
7 5 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
7 5 (25.00%) Physics
7 5 (25.00%) Animation
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) Subversion
7 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (25.00%) Content Development
8 4 (20.00%) Kinect
8 4 (20.00%) OpenCV

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 (5.00%) Maya
1 1 (5.00%) MODO
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Subversion
1 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (20.00%) Xcode
3 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 11 (55.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) 3D Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Unity 3D Developer
3 5 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 5 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Junior
3 5 (25.00%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Junior Software Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Visual C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 9 (45.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 5 (25.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) MFC
3 5 (25.00%) Node.js
3 5 (25.00%) Unreal Engine
4 4 (20.00%) OpenCV
5 2 (10.00%) HTML5
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (5.00%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (45.00%) Augmented Reality
2 9 (45.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (30.00%) 3D Graphics
4 5 (25.00%) Animation
4 5 (25.00%) Physics
5 4 (20.00%) Kinect
6 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
7 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (10.00%) Streaming Video
8 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) 3D Programming
2 6 (30.00%) Game Development
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Content Development
3 5 (25.00%) OO
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.00%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) 3D Rendering
5 1 (5.00%) API Design
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C++
2 5 (25.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) VC++
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) SAP
1 1 (5.00%) Twitter