The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - - 6
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - - 5.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
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 Highlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
5 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 21.74% 6.12% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.68%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

DirectX
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

DirectX Salary Trend in the Highlands