The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 96 79 84
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.099% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.31% 0.50% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £25,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -1.58%
Windows 8
East Sussex

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

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
320 199 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 31.62% 25.91% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 287 176 348
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,250 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Brighton region.

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Brighton

Windows 8
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Online Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA