The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 432 461 476
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +15
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 25 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.032% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.087% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 6
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £41,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.66%
DirectX
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7417 8055 9107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.38% 37.15% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6613 6948 7853
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 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 1 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DirectX within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +5 18 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Middlesex +12 2 £53,750 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Surrey - 1 - -
DirectX
England

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 South East region with a requirement for DirectX.

1 34 (100.00%) C++
2 26 (76.47%) OpenGL
3 25 (73.53%) Software Engineering
4 23 (67.65%) Windows
5 21 (61.76%) C
6 20 (58.82%) Linux
6 20 (58.82%) Visual Studio
7 19 (55.88%) TCP/IP
8 18 (52.94%) Assembly Language
8 18 (52.94%) VxWorks
8 18 (52.94%) MFC
8 18 (52.94%) Aerospace
8 18 (52.94%) Validation
8 18 (52.94%) SDLC
9 15 (44.12%) Degree
10 14 (41.18%) Mathematics
11 13 (38.24%) Progress
11 13 (38.24%) Configuration Management
12 12 (35.29%) C#
13 11 (32.35%) Subversion
14 10 (29.41%) Eclipse
14 10 (29.41%) Firmware
14 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
15 9 (26.47%) .NET
16 8 (23.53%) Android
17 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
18 6 (17.65%) 3D Graphics
18 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
19 5 (14.71%) Requirements Analysis
19 5 (14.71%) Computer Architecture

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (11.76%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 19 (55.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) GIS
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (58.82%) Visual Studio
2 11 (32.35%) Subversion
3 10 (29.41%) Eclipse
3 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (52.94%) Aerospace
2 5 (14.71%) Avionics
3 4 (11.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Software Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Software Developer
4 5 (14.71%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (8.82%) C++ Programmer
6 3 (8.82%) Graphics Programmer
6 3 (8.82%) Programmer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Programmer
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C++ Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Graduate
7 2 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Junior
7 2 (5.88%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) CAD Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (76.47%) OpenGL
2 18 (52.94%) MFC
3 9 (26.47%) .NET
4 4 (11.76%) HTML
4 4 (11.76%) HTML5
4 4 (11.76%) WebGL
5 3 (8.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (5.88%) OpenGL ES
6 2 (5.88%) Wayland
6 2 (5.88%) WPF
7 1 (2.94%) Ajax
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Mathematics
2 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
3 6 (17.65%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (11.76%) Physics
5 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
6 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.88%) Device Driver
6 2 (5.88%) DTV
6 2 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.94%) Photography
7 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Linux
3 18 (52.94%) VxWorks
4 8 (23.53%) Android
5 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
6 2 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (2.94%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Software Engineering
2 18 (52.94%) SDLC
2 18 (52.94%) Validation
3 13 (38.24%) Configuration Management
4 5 (14.71%) Computer Architecture
4 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
4 5 (14.71%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Multithreading
6 3 (8.82%) 3D Programming
6 3 (8.82%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) OO
7 2 (5.88%) Open Source
7 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.88%) UML
8 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.94%) CAD
8 1 (2.94%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (2.94%) OOP
8 1 (2.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (61.76%) C
3 18 (52.94%) Assembly Language
4 12 (35.29%) C#
5 5 (14.71%) SQL
6 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.82%) HLSL
7 3 (8.82%) Java
8 1 (2.94%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) PhD
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Progress
2 1 (2.94%) T-Plan
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