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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - - 82
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £37,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -4.45%
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
439 629 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.16% 46.94% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 403 596 455
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
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