The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - 247 227
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.31% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 7
Median salary - £26,750 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.45%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2108 2582 2644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.29% 43.78% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1860 2233 2279
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

DirectX
Salary Trend in the South West

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

DirectX Salary Trend in the South West

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 West region with a requirement for DirectX.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Qt
3 2 (50.00%) Structured Programming
3 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MFC
3 2 (50.00%) COM
3 2 (50.00%) ODBC
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) OpenGL
3 2 (50.00%) CAD
3 2 (50.00%) OLE
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Graphics Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) COM
1 2 (50.00%) MFC
1 2 (50.00%) ODBC
1 2 (50.00%) OLE
1 2 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (50.00%) Qt
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) CAD
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Structured Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft