The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 140 136 129
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.040% 0.044% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.14% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £25,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -7.89%
DirectX
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
539 695 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 21.43% 30.32% 42.48%
Number of salaries quoted 455 607 727
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DirectX across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

DirectX
Salary Trend in Reading

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

DirectX Salary Trend in Reading

DirectX
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (100.00%) Autodesk
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) XAML
1 1 (100.00%) SolidWorks
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Research
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) WebGL

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Autodesk
1 1 (100.00%) SolidWorks