The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 64 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 3 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.73% 0.26% 3.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.72% 0.79% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 20
Average salary £52,500 £23,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+128.26% -45.88%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
Windows 8
West 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 Crawley region.

Operating Systems Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
174 127 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 42.23% 32.90% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 159 108 169
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £43,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Crawley

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) Red Gate
1 3 (100.00%) LINQPad
1 3 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) VCP4
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) LINQPad
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) VCP4
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Gate
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft