The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for DirectX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft DirectX
England / South East
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 388 438 477
Rank change year-on-year +50 +39  
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 3 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.020% 0.13% 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.050% 0.33% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 1 24 6
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -8.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  

DirectX is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5954 7498 8134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 39.88% 38.47% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5140 6693 7039
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

DirectX
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing DirectX as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for DirectX in the South East

DirectX
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for DirectX in the South East

DirectX
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DirectX within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Middlesex +8 1 - -
Oxfordshire +2 1 £52,500 +16.66%
West Sussex -5 1 - -
DirectX
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 South East region with a requirement for DirectX.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) OpenGL
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Image Processing
4 1 (25.00%) Qt
4 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) CUDA
4 1 (25.00%) Arduino
4 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) GLSL
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (25.00%) D3.js
4 1 (25.00%) OpenCV
4 1 (25.00%) OpenCL
4 1 (25.00%) HLSL
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (25.00%) Time Series Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Vision

DirectX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) GUI Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) D3.js
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) MFC
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) OpenCL
2 1 (25.00%) OpenCV
2 1 (25.00%) Qt
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Animation
2 1 (25.00%) Arduino
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) CUDA
2 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Vision
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Time Series Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Effects
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) GLSL
3 1 (25.00%) HLSL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
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