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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 36 43 60
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 23 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 6.18% 4.51% 2.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.37% 14.19% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 16
Average salary £50,000 £25,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -13.84%
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
186 148 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 50.00% 31.76% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 174 120 170
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Crawley

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) SQL
3 21 (75.00%) C#
3 21 (75.00%) .NET
3 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 21 (75.00%) MVC
3 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (71.43%) Scrum
4 20 (71.43%) JavaScript
5 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
6 18 (64.29%) TDD
6 18 (64.29%) jQuery
7 17 (60.71%) KnockoutJS
7 17 (60.71%) MVVM
8 16 (57.14%) Visual Studio
9 15 (53.57%) CSS
9 15 (53.57%) Pair Programming
9 15 (53.57%) ReSharper
9 15 (53.57%) Red Gate
9 15 (53.57%) LINQPad
9 15 (53.57%) Kanban
10 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
10 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
10 13 (46.43%) .NET Framework
11 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (42.86%) Inversion of Control
12 11 (39.29%) Finance

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
2 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.71%) MS Project
3 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (57.14%) Visual Studio
3 15 (53.57%) ReSharper
3 15 (53.57%) LINQPad
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 16 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 14 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (46.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (46.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
6 2 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) .NET
1 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (64.29%) jQuery
3 17 (60.71%) KnockoutJS
4 15 (53.57%) CSS
5 13 (46.43%) .NET Framework
6 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (10.71%) CSS3
8 3 (10.71%) HTML
8 3 (10.71%) HTML5
9 1 (3.57%) Castle Windsor
9 1 (3.57%) Ajax
9 1 (3.57%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Thin Client
2 3 (10.71%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) Linux
5 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (75.00%) MVC
2 20 (71.43%) Scrum
3 18 (64.29%) TDD
4 17 (60.71%) MVVM
5 15 (53.57%) Pair Programming
5 15 (53.57%) Kanban
6 3 (10.71%) Migration
6 3 (10.71%) OOD
6 3 (10.71%) Project Management
6 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
6 3 (10.71%) Data Management
6 3 (10.71%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (10.71%) Refactoring
7 1 (3.57%) Time Management
7 1 (3.57%) ITSM
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL
7 1 (3.57%) OO
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) SQL
2 21 (75.00%) C#
3 20 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) Java
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Red Gate
2 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) NetApp
3 3 (10.71%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco