The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 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 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 19 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 26.39% 11.67% 27.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.72% 35.00% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 19
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +35.41%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
Windows
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 20 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 54.17% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 32
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Windows
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Windows Salary Trend in Dundee

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Windows 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.

1 26 (86.67%) Degree
2 24 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (60.00%) SDLC
5 17 (56.67%) Cegedim Rx
5 17 (56.67%) Scrum
5 17 (56.67%) C#
5 17 (56.67%) XML
5 17 (56.67%) TDD
6 15 (50.00%) SQL
6 15 (50.00%) Linux
7 14 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (46.67%) Defect Management
8 13 (43.33%) Java
8 13 (43.33%) Oracle
8 13 (43.33%) Web Services
9 12 (40.00%) Computer Science
10 11 (36.67%) OO
10 11 (36.67%) High Availability
11 10 (33.33%) REST
11 10 (33.33%) Apache Camel
11 10 (33.33%) Apache ServiceMix
11 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
11 10 (33.33%) OOD
11 10 (33.33%) Perl
11 10 (33.33%) .NET
11 10 (33.33%) J2EE
11 10 (33.33%) Red Hat
11 10 (33.33%) DevExpress
11 10 (33.33%) JSON

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Windows 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (33.33%) Apache ServiceMix
2 7 (23.33%) IIS
2 7 (23.33%) Jetty
2 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
2 7 (23.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.00%) Apache
3 3 (10.00%) Drupal
3 3 (10.00%) JBoss
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DHCP
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
1 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (10.00%) InfiniBand
1 3 (10.00%) LDAP
1 3 (10.00%) SNMP
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.00%) Big Data
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) JIRA
2 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
3 7 (23.33%) Cucumber
3 7 (23.33%) Selenium
3 7 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (10.00%) Hudson
4 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.00%) Trac
5 2 (6.67%) WinDbg
6 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
6 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.33%) Banking
1 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Software Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 10 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 10 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Software Tester
3 7 (23.33%) Software Testing Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Test Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Tester
3 7 (23.33%) Testing Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Software Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Software Test Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) XML
2 13 (43.33%) Web Services
3 10 (33.33%) .NET
3 10 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 10 (33.33%) J2EE
3 10 (33.33%) JSON
3 10 (33.33%) REST
4 7 (23.33%) Gherkin
5 3 (10.00%) LAMP
5 3 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (3.33%) cocos2d
6 1 (3.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Grid Computing
3 3 (10.00%) Health Informatics
3 3 (10.00%) Informatics
3 3 (10.00%) Life Science
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (30.00%) Android
3 7 (23.33%) Apple iOS
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.00%) CentOS
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (3.33%) OpenWrt
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (60.00%) SDLC
3 17 (56.67%) Scrum
3 17 (56.67%) TDD
4 14 (46.67%) Defect Management
5 11 (36.67%) High Availability
5 11 (36.67%) OO
6 10 (33.33%) OOD
7 7 (23.33%) Android Development
7 7 (23.33%) ATDD
7 7 (23.33%) Automation Testing
7 7 (23.33%) BDD
7 7 (23.33%) iOS Development
7 7 (23.33%) Manual Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Mobile Development
7 7 (23.33%) Performance Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Security Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) C#
2 15 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) Java
4 10 (33.33%) Perl
5 7 (23.33%) Python
5 7 (23.33%) Ruby
6 4 (13.33%) C++
7 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (10.00%) C
7 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.33%) Assembly Language
8 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 26 (86.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) MCSE
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) RHCE
3 1 (3.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
2 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) GPFS
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Nagios
1 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
1 3 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (56.67%) Cegedim Rx
3 13 (43.33%) Oracle
4 10 (33.33%) DevExpress
4 10 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.00%) Brocade
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco
5 3 (10.00%) Dell
5 3 (10.00%) IBM
5 3 (10.00%) Opsware
5 3 (10.00%) Remedy
5 3 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (6.67%) Atmel