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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft DirectX
UK / Scotland
Rank 137 156 155
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 1 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.044% 0.10% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.28% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Median salary £25,000 £30,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -15.49%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +28.33%

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
909 1067 1185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.96% 36.78% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 576 684 802
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 27 February 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 -
DirectX
UK

DirectX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (50.00%) CAD
4 3 (50.00%) CAE
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) Physics
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Subversion
5 2 (33.33%) Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (16.67%) CryEngine
6 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (16.67%) Linear Algebra
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (16.67%) Cross-Platform Development
6 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Effects

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 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) CAD Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Real Time Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) D3.js
2 1 (16.67%) HATEOAS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (16.67%) MFC
2 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) STL
2 1 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (16.67%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (16.67%) WebGL
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Animation
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) CAD
3 3 (50.00%) CAE
3 3 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Physics
5 1 (16.67%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) Cross-Platform Development
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Linear Algebra
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) GLSL
4 1 (16.67%) HLSL
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) R
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft