Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft DirectX
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 334 308
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.052% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.15% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 20
West Midlands median annual salary - £36,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.25% +7.10%
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 West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3922 4071 3935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 38.55% 35.20% 35.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3385 3464 3540
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

DirectX
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing DirectX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for DirectX in the West Midlands

DirectX
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for DirectX in the West Midlands