The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank - 11 11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston - 5.56% 3.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 22.22% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £35,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Windows
West Lothian

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

Operating Systems Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 33.33% 25.00% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 5
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £24,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £41,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Windows
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Windows Salary Trend in Livingston

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) VxWorks
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
1 1 (33.33%) VxWorks
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin