Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for DirectX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DirectX over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft DirectX
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 331 357 391
Rank change year-on-year +26 +34 +1
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 26 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.22% 0.023% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.059% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 25 1 2
East of England median annual salary £52,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.56% +4.65% +4.24%
10th Percentile £32,250 £42,500 £39,600
90th Percentile £56,250 £47,500 £44,800
England median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% +14.29% +7.69%

DirectX is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4858 5107 5533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.29% 39.16% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4072 4385 4866
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

DirectX
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing DirectX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for DirectX in the East of England

DirectX
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DirectX in the East of England.

Salary trend for DirectX in the East of England

DirectX
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DirectX in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DirectX in the East of England

DirectX
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DirectX within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +13 14 £52,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 12 £32,500 - 1
DirectX
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for DirectX.

1 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 25 (96.15%) Visual Studio
3 24 (92.31%) .NET
4 20 (76.92%) Mathematics
5 16 (61.54%) Software Engineering
6 14 (53.85%) SQL
6 14 (53.85%) Python
6 14 (53.85%) GLSL
6 14 (53.85%) Algorithms
7 12 (46.15%) C++
8 11 (42.31%) SDLC
9 10 (38.46%) Windows
9 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
10 9 (34.62%) OO
10 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
10 9 (34.62%) 3D Graphics
10 9 (34.62%) Scrum
10 9 (34.62%) 3D Programming
10 9 (34.62%) Degree
10 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
10 9 (34.62%) Acceptance Criteria
11 7 (26.92%) Physics
11 7 (26.92%) OOP
11 7 (26.92%) Adaptive Web Design
11 7 (26.92%) Creative Thinking
11 7 (26.92%) Software Delivery
11 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
11 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration

DirectX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 25 (96.15%) Visual Studio
2 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
3 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
3 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (23.08%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Software Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) Developer
3 10 (38.46%) 3D Software Engineer
4 9 (34.62%) .NET Developer
5 8 (30.77%) C# Developer
6 7 (26.92%) 3D Developer
6 7 (26.92%) Applications Engineer
6 7 (26.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (26.92%) Software Design Engineer
7 5 (19.23%) C# Software Engineer
7 5 (19.23%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Engineer
10 1 (3.85%) C# GUI Developer
10 1 (3.85%) C++ Developer
10 1 (3.85%) C++ Programmer
10 1 (3.85%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 24 (92.31%) .NET
3 3 (11.54%) WCF
3 3 (11.54%) WPF
4 2 (7.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Algorithms
2 9 (34.62%) 3D Graphics
2 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Mathematics
2 16 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 11 (42.31%) SDLC
4 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (34.62%) 3D Programming
5 9 (34.62%) Acceptance Criteria
5 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
5 9 (34.62%) OO
5 9 (34.62%) Scrum
6 7 (26.92%) Adaptive Web Design
6 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (26.92%) Creative Thinking
6 7 (26.92%) OOP
6 7 (26.92%) Physics
6 7 (26.92%) Software Delivery
7 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
8 2 (7.69%) 3D Visualisation
8 2 (7.69%) IT Strategy
8 2 (7.69%) OOD
8 2 (7.69%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (53.85%) GLSL
2 14 (53.85%) Python
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 12 (46.15%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) HLSL
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree