The first table below looks at the demand for Direct3D skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Direct3D 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Direct3D
Rank 898 872 894
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +22
Permanent jobs citing Direct3D 19 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.010% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.039% 0.025% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 17
Average salary £37,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £61,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Direct3D
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Direct3D within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Direct3D Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Direct3D
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Direct3D within the UK.

Direct3D Salary Trend in the UK

Direct3D
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Direct3D within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 11 £38,500 - 1
Scotland - 11 £38,500 - 1
England -49 8 £35,000 -30.00%
East Yorkshire - 5 - -
Hull - 5 - -
Yorkshire - 5 - -
East Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
Derbyshire - 3 £35,000 -
Derby - 3 £35,000 -

Direct3D
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Direct3D 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 Direct3D.

1 37 (84.09%) C++
1 37 (84.09%) OpenGL
2 34 (77.27%) .NET
3 33 (75.00%) C#
3 33 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 31 (70.45%) Degree
5 29 (65.91%) Windows
6 27 (61.36%) Computer Science
6 27 (61.36%) WPF
7 26 (59.09%) Mathematics
8 24 (54.55%) Visual Studio
9 21 (47.73%) VC++
9 21 (47.73%) Visualisation
9 21 (47.73%) CUDA
10 16 (36.36%) Qt
10 16 (36.36%) Unit Testing
10 16 (36.36%) 3D Visualisation
10 16 (36.36%) UNIX
10 16 (36.36%) Ethernet
10 16 (36.36%) MFC
10 16 (36.36%) C
10 16 (36.36%) Subversion
10 16 (36.36%) Electronics
11 15 (34.09%) 3D Graphics
12 12 (27.27%) DirectX
12 12 (27.27%) OOP
13 11 (25.00%) STL
13 11 (25.00%) Software Architecture
14 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
15 8 (18.18%) WinForms

Direct3D
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Direct3D 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 Direct3D. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (54.55%) Visual Studio
2 16 (36.36%) Subversion
3 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (36.36%) Electronics
2 5 (11.36%) Multimedia
3 3 (6.82%) Games
3 3 (6.82%) Automotive
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 13 (29.55%) Developer
3 12 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 8 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) 3D Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C# Programmer
8 2 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.55%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (4.55%) Software Programmer
8 2 (4.55%) Programmer
9 1 (2.27%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (84.09%) OpenGL
2 34 (77.27%) .NET
3 27 (61.36%) WPF
4 16 (36.36%) Qt
4 16 (36.36%) MFC
5 12 (27.27%) DirectX
6 11 (25.00%) STL
7 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
8 8 (18.18%) WinForms
9 5 (11.36%) HTML
9 5 (11.36%) OpenCV
9 5 (11.36%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (61.36%) Computer Science
2 26 (59.09%) Mathematics
3 21 (47.73%) Visualisation
3 21 (47.73%) CUDA
4 15 (34.09%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (11.36%) Statistics
5 5 (11.36%) Physics
5 5 (11.36%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 29 (65.91%) Windows
2 16 (36.36%) UNIX
3 7 (15.91%) Apple iOS
4 5 (11.36%) Linux
4 5 (11.36%) Mac OS X
4 5 (11.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 16 (36.36%) 3D Visualisation
3 12 (27.27%) OOP
4 11 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 7 (15.91%) 3D Programming
6 6 (13.64%) Data Analysis
7 5 (11.36%) CAD
7 5 (11.36%) Image Processing
7 5 (11.36%) MVVM
8 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.09%) TDD
9 3 (6.82%) Scrum
10 2 (4.55%) OOD
10 2 (4.55%) OO
11 1 (2.27%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 37 (84.09%) C++
2 33 (75.00%) C#
3 21 (47.73%) VC++
4 16 (36.36%) C
5 7 (15.91%) Java
6 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 5 (11.36%) SQL
8 3 (6.82%) MATLAB
9 2 (4.55%) Embedded C++
9 2 (4.55%) Python
9 2 (4.55%) Perl
9 2 (4.55%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.27%) PHP
10 1 (2.27%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 31 (70.45%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) PhD
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