Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft DirectX
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 309 - 383
Rank change year-on-year - +383 +5
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 35 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.30% - 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% - 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 35 0 2
East of England median annual salary £52,500 - £40,500
10th Percentile £36,850 - £37,650
90th Percentile £56,250 - £42,950
England median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +31.25% -3.61% +38.33%

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 4,710 4,964 5,288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 39.76% 39.63% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3,985 4,261 4,658
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 17 January 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 17 January 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
Hertfordshire - 21 £52,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 14 £52,500 - 1
DirectX
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 35 (100.00%) C#
1 35 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 33 (94.29%) .NET
3 32 (91.43%) Visual Studio
4 24 (68.57%) Mathematics
5 21 (60.00%) Python
5 21 (60.00%) SQL
5 21 (60.00%) Algorithms
6 18 (51.43%) Software Engineering
7 14 (40.00%) C++
7 14 (40.00%) GLSL
8 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (34.29%) SDLC
9 11 (31.43%) Windows
9 11 (31.43%) 3D Graphics
10 10 (28.57%) Scrum
10 10 (28.57%) OO
10 10 (28.57%) Configuration Management
10 10 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
10 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 10 (28.57%) Visualisation
10 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
10 10 (28.57%) Degree
11 9 (25.71%) 3D Programming
12 8 (22.86%) WCF
12 8 (22.86%) WPF
13 7 (20.00%) 3D Visualisation
13 7 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 7 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
14 6 (17.14%) User Experience

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 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 32 (91.43%) Visual Studio
2 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (8.57%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (37.14%) C# Developer
4 12 (34.29%) Software Engineer
5 10 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (22.86%) Senior Developer
7 7 (20.00%) 3D Developer
7 7 (20.00%) 3D Software Engineer
7 7 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (20.00%) Software Developer
8 6 (17.14%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
10 4 (11.43%) Applications Engineer
10 4 (11.43%) Software Design Engineer
11 3 (8.57%) Senior C# Software Engineer
12 1 (2.86%) .NET Software Engineer
12 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
12 1 (2.86%) C++ Programmer
12 1 (2.86%) Python Developer
12 1 (2.86%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 33 (94.29%) .NET
3 8 (22.86%) WCF
3 8 (22.86%) WPF
4 7 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 21 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 11 (31.43%) 3D Graphics
3 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 6 (17.14%) User Experience
5 2 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Mathematics
2 18 (51.43%) Software Engineering
3 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) SDLC
4 10 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
4 10 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 10 (28.57%) OO
4 10 (28.57%) Scrum
4 10 (28.57%) Visualisation
5 9 (25.71%) 3D Programming
6 7 (20.00%) 3D Visualisation
6 7 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
7 6 (17.14%) IT Strategy
7 6 (17.14%) OOD
7 6 (17.14%) UX Design
8 4 (11.43%) Adaptive Web Design
8 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (11.43%) OOP
8 4 (11.43%) Physics
8 4 (11.43%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (60.00%) Python
2 21 (60.00%) SQL
3 14 (40.00%) C++
3 14 (40.00%) GLSL
4 1 (2.86%) HLSL
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Degree