The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 70 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.64% - 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.29% - 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £57,500 - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -11.11%
Windows 8
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
175 121 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 27.82% 22.53% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 152 115 200
Average salary £42,500 £38,450 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.53% -0.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Guildford region.

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Guildford

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Windows 8 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 8.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (50.00%) MVVM
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Windows 8 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 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Developer
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) NHibernate
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
1 2 (50.00%) LINQ
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) MVVM
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat