The first table below looks at the demand for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 434 428 432
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.026% 0.009% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.070% 0.024% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £32,750 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £34,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8631 8470 9428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.04% 37.90% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7562 7541 8531
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
DirectX
England

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DirectX
Salary Trend in the South East

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

DirectX Salary Trend in the South East

DirectX
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DirectX across the South East region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

DirectX Salary Histogram in the South East

DirectX
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DirectX within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +2 2 £55,000 +62.96%
Berkshire - 2 £32,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £32,500 -
DirectX
England

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 14 (82.35%) C++
2 13 (76.47%) OpenGL
3 12 (70.59%) Degree
4 11 (64.71%) Computer Science
5 10 (58.82%) Windows
5 10 (58.82%) .NET
6 9 (52.94%) CAD
6 9 (52.94%) 3D Graphics
6 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
8 7 (41.18%) HTML
8 7 (41.18%) C#
9 6 (35.29%) Linux
9 6 (35.29%) Android
9 6 (35.29%) Mathematics
9 6 (35.29%) Physics
9 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
10 5 (29.41%) CUDA
10 5 (29.41%) OpenCL
10 5 (29.41%) Chemistry
10 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
10 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
10 5 (29.41%) Statistics
10 5 (29.41%) VC++
10 5 (29.41%) Mac OS X
11 4 (23.53%) OO
11 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
11 4 (23.53%) WinForms
11 4 (23.53%) Multithreading

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 (5.88%) AutoCAD
1 1 (5.88%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (17.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
3 3 (17.65%) WinForms Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) OpenGL
2 10 (58.82%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) HTML
4 5 (29.41%) OpenCL
4 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
5 4 (23.53%) WinForms
6 3 (17.65%) WPF
7 2 (11.76%) MFC
7 2 (11.76%) HTML5
8 1 (5.88%) WebGL
8 1 (5.88%) Cocoa Touch
8 1 (5.88%) STL
8 1 (5.88%) Cocoa
8 1 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Computer Science
2 9 (52.94%) 3D Graphics
3 6 (35.29%) Mathematics
3 6 (35.29%) Physics
4 5 (29.41%) Chemistry
4 5 (29.41%) Statistics
4 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
4 5 (29.41%) CUDA
5 3 (17.65%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Android
2 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
3 5 (29.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) CAD
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) OO
2 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
3 3 (17.65%) MVVM
3 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C++
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) VC++
5 3 (17.65%) MATLAB
5 3 (17.65%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.76%) GLSL
6 2 (11.76%) C
6 2 (11.76%) XAML
7 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Autodesk
1 1 (5.88%) SolidWorks
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