The first table below looks at the demand for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - 217 214
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.056% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.12% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £29,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2513 2478 2390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.32% 46.05% 42.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2216 2258 2159
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
DirectX
England

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DirectX across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing DirectX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DirectX.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
1 1 (100.00%) Italian Language
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing DirectX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DirectX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
1 1 (100.00%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared