The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 44 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.68% 1.98% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.85% 7.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £20,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -16.16%
Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
103 53 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 34.68% 26.24% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 90 53 128
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £16,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Windows 8
Gloucestershire

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) VBA
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) ERP
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) WPF
5 2 (25.00%) Silverlight
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) XAML
5 2 (25.00%) XenApp
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MSI
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Manager
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate
2 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Silverlight Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) WPF
1 2 (25.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) ERP
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VBA
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
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