The table below looks at the statistics for DirectCompute skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectCompute over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectCompute
Rank 882 - 896
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DirectCompute 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - 0.001%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.010% - 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41308 45266 48103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.79% 40.87% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35467 38793 42572
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

DirectCompute
Jobs Demand Trend

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

DirectCompute Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DirectCompute
Salary Trend

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

DirectCompute Salary Trend in the UK

DirectCompute
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DirectCompute within the UK over the 3 months to 26 November 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
Middlesex - 4 - -
South East - 4 - -
England - 4 - -

DirectCompute
Top 16 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing DirectCompute 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 DirectCompute.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 4 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) CUDA
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) OpenCL
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

DirectCompute
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing DirectCompute 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 DirectCompute. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 4 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 4 (100.00%) CUDA
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java