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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 224 207 216
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.077% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.17% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Average salary £24,000 £37,875 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.63% -20.68%
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2654 2314 2256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.28% 44.48% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2285 2065 2045
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DirectX within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +1 7 £24,000 -26.15% 1
DirectX
England

DirectX
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 7 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 7 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 7 (100.00%) OOD
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Qt
2 5 (71.43%) Physics
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) Games

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

General
1 5 (71.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Graduate
2 5 (71.43%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Physics
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 7 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 7 (100.00%) OOD
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago