Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for DirectX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DirectX over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft DirectX
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 208 239
Permanent jobs citing DirectX 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.12% 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.30% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Scotland median annual salary - £39,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +44.44% -25.00%
UK median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% +14.29% +7.69%

DirectX is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2186 1972 2270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.57% 37.87% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1246 1430
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,750 £56,775
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.33%

DirectX
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing DirectX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for DirectX in Scotland

DirectX
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for DirectX in Scotland