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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 189 175 198
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +23
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.13% 0.085% 0.094%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 4
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +18.81%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
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
1636 1364 1756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.80% 38.66% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1483 1191 1504
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DirectX across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

DirectX Salary Histogram in Manchester

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 22 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 17 (77.27%) 3D Programming
3 14 (63.64%) Augmented Reality
3 14 (63.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 12 (54.55%) C++
5 10 (45.45%) Unreal Engine
6 8 (36.36%) 3D Graphics
6 8 (36.36%) Games
7 7 (31.82%) HTML
7 7 (31.82%) Java
7 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
7 7 (31.82%) MFC
7 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
7 7 (31.82%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) VC++
7 7 (31.82%) Node.js
7 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (31.82%) Subversion
7 7 (31.82%) Degree
7 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
8 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
9 4 (18.18%) Xcode
9 4 (18.18%) Kinect
9 4 (18.18%) OpenCV
9 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
9 4 (18.18%) C#
10 3 (13.64%) Streaming Video
10 3 (13.64%) Web Services
10 3 (13.64%) XML
10 3 (13.64%) Client/Server

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 (4.55%) Maya
1 1 (4.55%) MODO
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Subversion
1 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
2 4 (18.18%) Xcode
3 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.64%) JIRA
General
1 8 (36.36%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) 3D Developer
2 14 (63.64%) Unity 3D Developer
3 7 (31.82%) C++ Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Visual C++ Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Junior C++ Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 14 (63.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 10 (45.45%) Unreal Engine
4 7 (31.82%) HTML
4 7 (31.82%) MFC
4 7 (31.82%) Node.js
5 4 (18.18%) OpenCV
6 3 (13.64%) HTML5
6 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 3 (13.64%) XML
7 1 (4.55%) CSS
7 1 (4.55%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Augmented Reality
2 8 (36.36%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
4 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
5 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
5 4 (18.18%) Kinect
6 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
6 3 (13.64%) Streaming Video
7 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) 3D Programming
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.55%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (4.55%) 3D Rendering
5 1 (4.55%) API Design
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Game Development
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.55%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C++
2 7 (31.82%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) VC++
3 4 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) SAP
1 1 (4.55%) Twitter
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