Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Direct3D skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Direct3D over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Direct3D
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1191 1222 1289
Rank change year-on-year +31 +67 +2
Permanent jobs citing Direct3D 12 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.017% 0.003% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
UK median annual salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £37,500

Direct3D 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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72262 74099 83263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.11% 38.97% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 60024 64274 71181
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Direct3D
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Direct3D as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Direct3D in the UK

Direct3D
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Direct3D.

Salary trend for Direct3D in the UK

Direct3D
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Direct3D within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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
England +71 12 - -
UK excluding London +49 12 - -
East of England - 12 - -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Direct3D also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Direct3D.

1 12 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 10 (83.33%) OpenCL
2 10 (83.33%) Games
2 10 (83.33%) Performance Optimisation
2 10 (83.33%) Vulkan
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (16.67%) Advertising
3 2 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (16.67%) WebSharper
3 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (16.67%) Zurb Foundation
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Programming
3 2 (16.67%) API Development
3 2 (16.67%) CAD
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) PDM
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Social Network
3 2 (16.67%) F#
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) 3D Modelling

Direct3D
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (16.67%) WebSharper
General
1 10 (83.33%) Games
2 2 (16.67%) Advertising
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Mobile Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3D Developer
3 2 (16.67%) CAD Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Principal Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 10 (83.33%) OpenCL
2 10 (83.33%) Vulkan
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (16.67%) WebGL
3 2 (16.67%) WebSockets
3 2 (16.67%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (16.67%) 3D Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) API Development
2 2 (16.67%) CAD
2 2 (16.67%) Data Management
2 2 (16.67%) Functional Programming
2 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (16.67%) PDM
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Twitter