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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 20 9
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 16 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 28.57% 9.88% 23.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.48% 18.60% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 3
Average salary £42,500 £40,995 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.67% +36.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,598 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,350 £40,995 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
33 43 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 58.93% 53.09% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 5
Average salary £40,000 £40,995 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.42% +36.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Dundee

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 16 (53.33%) C++
2 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) Android
3 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
3 11 (36.67%) C
4 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (30.00%) MySQL
6 8 (26.67%) IIS
6 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
6 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
7 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (23.33%) VMware
7 7 (23.33%) SQL
7 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
7 7 (23.33%) Apache
7 7 (23.33%) Cisco
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.00%) Dell
8 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
8 6 (20.00%) Python
8 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (20.00%) Oracle
8 6 (20.00%) C#
8 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 6 (20.00%) Banking
8 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (20.00%) Atmel
8 6 (20.00%) Performance Management
8 6 (20.00%) WinDbg

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 8 (26.67%) IIS
2 7 (23.33%) Apache
3 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (20.00%) Lync
4 5 (16.67%) nginx
5 1 (3.33%) Jetty
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) MySQL
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (20.00%) WinDbg
3 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) FishEye
3 2 (6.67%) Hudson
3 2 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.00%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 10 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Junior
3 4 (13.33%) Junior Software Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Mobile Games Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Games Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Games Programmer
4 3 (10.00%) Programmer
4 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Technical Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Storage Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) CSS
1 3 (10.00%) XML
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) REST
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.33%) Spring
2 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.33%) OpenGL
2 1 (3.33%) JMS
2 1 (3.33%) JSP
2 1 (3.33%) SOAP
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) cocos2d
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Firmware
2 4 (13.33%) Mobile Games
2 4 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (13.33%) Statistics
3 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.33%) EPoS
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
1 12 (40.00%) Android
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 5 (16.67%) OpenSolaris
3 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 5 (16.67%) Solaris
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Phone
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 5 (16.67%) Scrum
4 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) Android Development
5 4 (13.33%) iOS Development
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.00%) TDD
6 3 (10.00%) Line Management
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (6.67%) UML
7 2 (6.67%) OOP
7 2 (6.67%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) Workflow
7 2 (6.67%) Change Control
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) C++
2 11 (36.67%) C
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) Python
4 6 (20.00%) C#
5 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 5 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (16.67%) Perl
6 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.67%) PHP
8 1 (3.33%) Ruby
8 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) PhD
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) VMware
1 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Dell
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Atmel
3 5 (16.67%) Veeam
3 5 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.33%) Intel
5 1 (3.33%) HP