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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 425 463 462
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -1
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 6 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.034% 0.029% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.091% 0.074% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
6629 8078 7889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.84% 38.38% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5801 7060 6676
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 30 September 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 £27,500 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
DirectX
England

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 21 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (95.24%) Software Engineering
3 19 (90.48%) OpenGL
4 13 (61.90%) Degree
4 13 (61.90%) Mathematics
5 12 (57.14%) C#
6 11 (52.38%) Physics
6 11 (52.38%) Computer Science
6 11 (52.38%) 3D Graphics
6 11 (52.38%) Games
7 10 (47.62%) Multithreading
7 10 (47.62%) 3D Programming
7 10 (47.62%) Visualisation
7 10 (47.62%) Data Visualisation
7 10 (47.62%) Windows
7 10 (47.62%) PhD
7 10 (47.62%) HLSL
7 10 (47.62%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 10 (47.62%) Virtual Environments
8 9 (42.86%) Linux
8 9 (42.86%) Visual Studio
8 9 (42.86%) C
8 9 (42.86%) MFC
9 8 (38.10%) Aerospace
9 8 (38.10%) Validation
9 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
9 8 (38.10%) Assembly Language
9 8 (38.10%) VxWorks
9 8 (38.10%) SDLC
10 6 (28.57%) Subversion

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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 6 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 11 (52.38%) Games
2 8 (38.10%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) C++ Programmer
2 10 (47.62%) C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Graphics Programmer
2 10 (47.62%) Programmer
2 10 (47.62%) Software Programmer
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) OpenGL
2 10 (47.62%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 9 (42.86%) MFC
4 2 (9.52%) .NET
4 2 (9.52%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) Ajax
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) OpenGL ES
5 1 (4.76%) Wayland
5 1 (4.76%) WCF
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Mathematics
2 11 (52.38%) 3D Graphics
2 11 (52.38%) Computer Science
2 11 (52.38%) Physics
3 10 (47.62%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.76%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
3 8 (38.10%) VxWorks
4 1 (4.76%) Android
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Software Engineering
2 10 (47.62%) 3D Programming
2 10 (47.62%) Data Visualisation
2 10 (47.62%) Multithreading
2 10 (47.62%) Virtual Environments
3 8 (38.10%) SDLC
3 8 (38.10%) Validation
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
5 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (57.14%) C#
3 10 (47.62%) HLSL
4 9 (42.86%) C
5 8 (38.10%) Assembly Language
6 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.76%) Java
7 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Degree
2 10 (47.62%) PhD
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Progress
2 1 (4.76%) T-Plan