The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft DirectX
England / West Midlands
Rank - - 221
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1739 1680 1719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.47% 32.92% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 1455 1581
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,720
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing DirectX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DirectX
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

DirectX Salary Trend in the West Midlands

DirectX
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing DirectX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for DirectX.

1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) CAD
2 2 (50.00%) InstallShield
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) DevExpress
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) InstallShield
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) CAD Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Games Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CAD
1 2 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago