The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Dundee region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 1.54% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.78% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £22,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,250 £31,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-13.49% -33.68%
Operating Systems Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 15 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 55.38% 26.79% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 28
Average salary £33,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 8
Scotland

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Windows 8
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) InstallShield
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft