Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft DirectX
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 325 340 354
Rank change year-on-year +15 +14 +52
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 12 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.11% 0.15% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.38% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 2
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -2.70%
10th Percentile £43,650 £32,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £61,750 £56,250 £47,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +23.53% +13.33% +7.14%

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 3,936 4,761 5,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.17% 40.91% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3,262 3,987 4,402
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire +13 7 £53,000 +63.08% 2
Hertfordshire +6 5 £52,500 +5.00% 5
DirectX
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing DirectX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for DirectX.

1 11 (91.67%) OpenGL
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
3 5 (41.67%) Computer Vision
4 4 (33.33%) SDLC
4 4 (33.33%) API Development
4 4 (33.33%) CUDA
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Benchmarking
4 4 (33.33%) C
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
6 2 (16.67%) Vulkan
6 2 (16.67%) Games
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) Information Security
7 1 (8.33%) WCF
7 1 (8.33%) WPF
7 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (8.33%) Parallel Computing
7 1 (8.33%) Computer Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) 3D Graphics

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 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) C++ Developer
3 4 (33.33%) 3D Developer
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) 3D Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) OpenGL
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (16.67%) Vulkan
4 1 (8.33%) OpenCL
4 1 (8.33%) OpenGL ES
4 1 (8.33%) WCF
4 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) CUDA
2 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (8.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Vision
1 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (33.33%) API Development
2 4 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) 3D Visualisation
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) Parallel Computing
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (8.33%) Visual Effects
4 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Apple
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft