The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - 40 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.40% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -4.41%
Windows 8
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
56 58 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 20.74% 23.11% 23.59%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 40
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £36,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Chester