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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - 93 71
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.089% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.22% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -6.66%
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
368 449 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.42% 39.91% 37.40%
Number of salaries quoted 330 407 306
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
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