The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheadle region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 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
Rank 9 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 18.00% 64.91% 35.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.25% 90.24% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 27 13
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Windows
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 41 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 32.00% 71.93% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 30 13
Average salary £32,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.73% -8.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

Windows
Salary Trend in Cheadle

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

Windows Salary Trend in Cheadle

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle region citing Windows 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.

1 19 (65.52%) Visual Studio
2 16 (55.17%) SQL
3 15 (51.72%) Software Engineering
4 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (37.93%) C#
5 11 (37.93%) Web Services
6 10 (34.48%) VMware
6 10 (34.48%) WCF
7 9 (31.03%) Communications Security
7 9 (31.03%) Scrum
7 9 (31.03%) Linux
8 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
8 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (27.59%) Wonderware
9 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (24.14%) Change Control
9 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
9 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
9 7 (24.14%) NUnit
9 7 (24.14%) Validation
10 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
10 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (20.69%) Ninject
10 6 (20.69%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (20.69%) LINQ
10 6 (20.69%) Ruby
11 5 (17.24%) jQuery
11 5 (17.24%) Selenium
11 5 (17.24%) RESTful
11 5 (17.24%) Balsamiq Mockups

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle region citing Windows 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) ArchestrA
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) MySQL
3 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (65.52%) Visual Studio
2 7 (24.14%) NUnit
2 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
3 5 (17.24%) JUnit
3 5 (17.24%) Selenium
3 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
3 5 (17.24%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (17.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (6.90%) Gerrit
4 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.90%) FxCop
4 2 (6.90%) StyleCop
4 2 (6.90%) Moq
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Back Office
3 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 2 (6.90%) Military
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Software Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
3 5 (17.24%) UI Developer
3 5 (17.24%) UI Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) Tester
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
4 4 (13.79%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Tester
5 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C++ Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Software Architect
6 2 (6.90%) UX Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior UI Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) Web Services
2 10 (34.48%) WCF
3 6 (20.69%) LINQ
3 6 (20.69%) Ninject
4 5 (17.24%) CSS3
4 5 (17.24%) HTML5
4 5 (17.24%) jQuery
4 5 (17.24%) RESTful
4 5 (17.24%) CSS
4 5 (17.24%) HTML
4 5 (17.24%) .NET
4 5 (17.24%) Backbone.js
5 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
6 3 (10.34%) ATL
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Graphic Design
3 2 (6.90%) Human Factors
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) PDA
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) UNIX
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Software Engineering
2 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) Scrum
3 9 (31.03%) Communications Security
4 7 (24.14%) Change Control
4 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (24.14%) Validation
5 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
5 6 (20.69%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (13.79%) Requirements Management
6 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
6 4 (13.79%) SOA
7 3 (10.34%) CRM
7 3 (10.34%) MVC
7 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.90%) Information Management
8 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.90%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) Ruby
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) C++
6 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISEB
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) VirtualBox
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) VMware
2 8 (27.59%) Wonderware
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Apple
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