The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.66% -
DirectX
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1144 1504 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.62% 40.87% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 733 1034 877
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DirectX
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

DirectX Salary Trend in Scotland

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) C++
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) UNIX
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) Qt
4 3 (42.86%) GCC
4 3 (42.86%) Clang
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Telematics
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Automotive
6 1 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (14.29%) CAD
6 1 (14.29%) Electronics
6 1 (14.29%) VB6
6 1 (14.29%) Subversion
6 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 1 (14.29%) MFC
6 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 1 (14.29%) STL

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) GCC
1 3 (42.86%) Clang
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (28.57%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 3 (42.86%) Qt
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) MFC
4 1 (14.29%) STL
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Telematics
3 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) Blog
3 1 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) CAD
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Image Processing
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft