The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 32 63 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 16.49% 21.65% 30.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.54% 81.82% 92.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 60 78
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £28,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Windows
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Operating Systems Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 77 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 26.80% 26.46% 33.21%
Number of salaries quoted 52 74 85
Median salary £34,250 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.89% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Windows
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Windows Salary Trend in Bedford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bedford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Windows 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 34 (48.57%) .NET
2 32 (45.71%) SQL Server
3 26 (37.14%) C#
4 24 (34.29%) Microsoft
4 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (30.00%) Mathematics
5 21 (30.00%) Linux
6 20 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 19 (27.14%) SQL
7 19 (27.14%) Degree
7 19 (27.14%) Computer Science
7 19 (27.14%) Software Engineering
7 19 (27.14%) Windows Server
8 18 (25.71%) C++
9 17 (24.29%) HTML
9 17 (24.29%) PhD
10 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET
10 16 (22.86%) Physics
10 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (21.43%) HTML5
11 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (21.43%) WCF
11 15 (21.43%) jQuery
11 15 (21.43%) Multithreading
12 14 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 14 (20.00%) Games
13 13 (18.57%) MS Office
14 12 (17.14%) Scrum
14 12 (17.14%) Aerospace
14 12 (17.14%) Service Delivery

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (12.86%) IIS
2 8 (11.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.71%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 13 (18.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Sage X3
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.14%) Firewall
3 4 (5.71%) Internet
4 3 (4.29%) DNS
4 3 (4.29%) SSL
5 2 (2.86%) DHCP
5 2 (2.86%) VLAN
5 2 (2.86%) VPN
6 1 (1.43%) HTTP
6 1 (1.43%) Intranet
6 1 (1.43%) LAN
6 1 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.43%) VoIP
6 1 (1.43%) VRRP
6 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.43%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.43%) MySQL
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.86%) Selenium
2 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.43%) Maven
3 1 (1.43%) Moq
3 1 (1.43%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.43%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (20.00%) Games
2 12 (17.14%) Aerospace
3 7 (10.00%) Avionics
4 3 (4.29%) Retail
5 2 (2.86%) Automotive
5 2 (2.86%) Local Government
6 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (25.71%) Developer
1 18 (25.71%) Software Engineer
2 16 (22.86%) C# Developer
3 15 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 15 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (18.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (17.14%) Analyst
7 9 (12.86%) .NET Software Developer
7 9 (12.86%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (10.00%) Software Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Applications Support
10 6 (8.57%) C# WCF Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Senior Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Support Analyst
10 6 (8.57%) WCF Developer
11 5 (7.14%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
11 5 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (48.57%) .NET
2 17 (24.29%) HTML
3 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET
4 15 (21.43%) HTML5
4 15 (21.43%) jQuery
4 15 (21.43%) WCF
5 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 10 (14.29%) CSS
6 9 (12.86%) .NET Framework
6 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (11.43%) Ajax
7 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (11.43%) MFC
8 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 7 (10.00%) Silverlight
8 7 (10.00%) WPF
9 6 (8.57%) ADO.NET
9 6 (8.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 6 (8.57%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 19 (27.14%) Computer Science
3 16 (22.86%) Physics
4 9 (12.86%) Robotics
5 8 (11.43%) Management Information System
6 5 (7.14%) Driving Licence
7 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (4.29%) iPad
9 2 (2.86%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.86%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (2.86%) EPoS
9 2 (2.86%) Replication
10 1 (1.43%) AS400
10 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.43%) iSeries
10 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.43%) Social Media
10 1 (1.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.00%) Linux
2 19 (27.14%) Windows Server
3 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.71%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.29%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.86%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.14%) Software Engineering
3 15 (21.43%) Multithreading
4 12 (17.14%) Scrum
4 12 (17.14%) Service Delivery
5 11 (15.71%) MVC
5 11 (15.71%) SDLC
6 9 (12.86%) ITIL
7 8 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 7 (10.00%) Time Management
8 7 (10.00%) Web Development
9 6 (8.57%) Prototyping
9 6 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (7.14%) CRM
10 5 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
10 5 (7.14%) Identity Management
10 5 (7.14%) Information Security
10 5 (7.14%) OO
11 4 (5.71%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.14%) C#
2 19 (27.14%) SQL
3 18 (25.71%) C++
4 11 (15.71%) Java
4 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.86%) VB
8 1 (1.43%) Ruby
8 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (27.14%) Degree
2 17 (24.29%) PhD
3 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.29%) MCP
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.86%) MCSE
5 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.43%) CCIP
6 1 (1.43%) CCNA
6 1 (1.43%) CCNP
6 1 (1.43%) CCSP
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.43%) MCITP
6 1 (1.43%) MCSA
6 1 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.71%) Terminal Services
2 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.43%) Docker
4 1 (1.43%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) MOM
1 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (7.14%) VMware
4 4 (5.71%) Citrix
4 4 (5.71%) Sage
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco
5 1 (1.43%) Facebook
5 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.43%) Twitter
5 1 (1.43%) VeriFone