The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 28 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 4.23% - 4.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% - 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £30,000 - £25,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
DirectX
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dundee region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
51 27 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 71.83% 45.00% 53.19%
Number of salaries quoted 42 12 41
Average salary £33,500 £31,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.06% -19.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DirectX across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

DirectX
Salary Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DirectX across the Dundee region.

DirectX Salary Trend in Dundee

DirectX
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing DirectX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DirectX.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing DirectX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DirectX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Junior
1 3 (100.00%) Junior Programmer
1 3 (100.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree