The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 100 95 80
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Vista 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.31% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.18% 1.09% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -
Windows Vista
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
340 274 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.67% 25.05% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 179 146 183
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Windows Vista
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Windows Vista Salary Trend in Glasgow

Windows Vista
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Windows Vista 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 Vista.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) MFGPRO
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Windows Vista 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 Vista. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MFGPRO
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Validation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center