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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 4 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 4 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 6.45% 29.23% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.00% 51.35% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 4
Average salary £25,000 £38,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.21% +15.15%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
25 37 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 40.32% 56.92% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 7
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 April 2015, 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 7 (63.64%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) Android
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) C
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Firmware
4 3 (27.27%) Internet
4 3 (27.27%) Banking
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Atmel
4 3 (27.27%) WinDbg
5 2 (18.18%) Qt
5 2 (18.18%) OpenWrt
5 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (18.18%) SQLite
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (18.18%) WPF
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone
5 2 (18.18%) Android Development
5 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
5 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile Games

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) SMTP
2 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQLite
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) WinDbg
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Firmware Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Support Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Support Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Mobile Games Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior
4 2 (18.18%) Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
4 2 (18.18%) Games Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Games Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 2 (18.18%) WPF
2 2 (18.18%) Qt
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) COM
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile Games
1 2 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Android
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) OpenWrt
3 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Android Development
2 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) VC++
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
4 2 (18.18%) Assembly Language
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PhD
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Firmware
2 1 (9.09%) Samba
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (9.09%) NFS
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Atmel
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco