The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Flintshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Flintshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Flintshire 50.00% 17.65% 62.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 60.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £15,500 £30,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.18% +22.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Flintshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Flintshire 50.00% 29.41% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Average salary £15,500 £30,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.18% +22.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
North Wales

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Flintshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Flintshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Flintshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Flintshire

Windows
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Flintshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Flintshire 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Hudson
4 2 (40.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) Delphi
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) Embarcadero
5 1 (20.00%) CTI
5 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) System Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Flintshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Flintshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Delphi Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Graduate
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (20.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Delphi
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Embarcadero