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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - 159 159
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.032% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.081% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £26,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
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
1327 1228 1155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.13% 38.75% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 891 811 794
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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