The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - 96 73
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.083% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.19% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 15
Average salary - £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -8.49%
DirectX
Wales

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
328 513 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.09% 42.43% 37.73%
Number of salaries quoted 287 478 349
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

DirectX
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

DirectX Salary Trend in South Wales