The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft DirectX
UK / Scotland
Rank 129 153 151
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.089% 0.067% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.19% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £30,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%

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
870 1077 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.62% 36.31% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 544 691 844
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing DirectX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DirectX across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

DirectX Salary Histogram in Scotland

DirectX
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DirectX within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 £25,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £45,000 -
DirectX
UK

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing DirectX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for DirectX.

1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
4 4 (57.14%) CAD
4 4 (57.14%) CAE
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
4 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
5 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
5 3 (42.86%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (42.86%) Python
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (28.57%) Applied Mathematics
6 2 (28.57%) Physics
6 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (28.57%) Banking
6 2 (28.57%) Subversion
6 2 (28.57%) Marketing
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Linear Algebra
6 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 1 (14.29%) CryEngine
7 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (14.29%) Cross-Platform Development
7 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) CAD Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Real Time Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) D3.js
2 1 (14.29%) HATEOAS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (14.29%) MFC
2 1 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) STL
2 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (14.29%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (14.29%) WebGL
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
4 2 (28.57%) Applied Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Physics
5 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
5 1 (14.29%) Animation
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) CAD
3 4 (57.14%) CAE
3 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) Linear Algebra
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) Cross-Platform Development
6 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (14.29%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) GLSL
5 1 (14.29%) HLSL
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) R
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft