The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - 102 77
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.075% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.17% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 12
Average salary - £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -7.28%
DirectX
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
426 575 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.92% 43.14% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 374 536 375
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

DirectX
Salary Trend in Wales

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

DirectX Salary Trend in Wales