The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 23 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows 37 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 21.02% 10.59% 3.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 78.26% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 5
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £37,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,600 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -1.11%
Windows
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 21.02% 13.53% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 17
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Windows
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Windows Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Windows
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 36 (65.45%) SQL Server
2 31 (56.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (54.55%) SQL
4 27 (49.09%) Web Services
5 26 (47.27%) T-SQL
5 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (45.45%) .NET
7 24 (43.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (36.36%) C#
8 20 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (36.36%) ASP.NET
8 20 (36.36%) Git (software)
9 19 (34.55%) Linux
10 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
10 18 (32.73%) HTML
11 17 (30.91%) C++
12 16 (29.09%) Apple iOS
12 16 (29.09%) Android
12 16 (29.09%) NoSQL
12 16 (29.09%) CSS
12 16 (29.09%) jQuery
12 16 (29.09%) CSS3
12 16 (29.09%) WebSockets
12 16 (29.09%) WebRTC
12 16 (29.09%) HTML5
12 16 (29.09%) Node.js
12 16 (29.09%) NUnit
12 16 (29.09%) Subversion
13 15 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (27.27%) MVC

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 16 (29.09%) Node.js
2 4 (7.27%) Flash Media Server
3 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (56.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Intranet
2 1 (1.82%) VoIP
2 1 (1.82%) WAN
2 1 (1.82%) DHCP
2 1 (1.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (65.45%) SQL Server
2 24 (43.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (29.09%) NoSQL
4 14 (25.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (21.82%) Big Data
5 12 (21.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (21.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.64%) DTS
7 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 16 (29.09%) NUnit
2 16 (29.09%) Subversion
3 12 (21.82%) Selenium
3 12 (21.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (14.55%) Cucumber
4 8 (14.55%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (14.55%) FitNesse
4 8 (14.55%) JIRA
5 4 (7.27%) JUnit
5 4 (7.27%) FlexUnit
6 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Developer
2 14 (25.45%) Senior Developer
3 13 (23.64%) .NET Developer
4 12 (21.82%) SQL DBA
4 12 (21.82%) DBA
5 9 (16.36%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (14.55%) Tester
6 8 (14.55%) Software Tester
6 8 (14.55%) QA Tester
6 8 (14.55%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (9.09%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 3 (5.45%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Architect
10 2 (3.64%) Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Consultant
10 2 (3.64%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (49.09%) Web Services
2 25 (45.45%) .NET
3 20 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 18 (32.73%) HTML
5 16 (29.09%) CSS
5 16 (29.09%) jQuery
5 16 (29.09%) HTML5
5 16 (29.09%) CSS3
5 16 (29.09%) WebSockets
5 16 (29.09%) WebRTC
6 15 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (25.45%) .NET Framework
8 9 (16.36%) XML
9 5 (9.09%) SOAP
9 5 (9.09%) MSMQ
9 5 (9.09%) WCF
9 5 (9.09%) WPF
9 5 (9.09%) LINQ
9 5 (9.09%) REST
10 4 (7.27%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Replication
1 12 (21.82%) Statistics
2 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.27%) User Experience
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.64%) Clustering
4 2 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.82%) Xbox
5 1 (1.82%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Linux
2 16 (29.09%) Android
2 16 (29.09%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.64%) AIX
3 2 (3.64%) HPUX
3 2 (3.64%) Solaris
3 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (27.27%) MVC
4 12 (21.82%) Unit Testing
4 12 (21.82%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (16.36%) Scrum
6 8 (14.55%) Automated Testing
6 8 (14.55%) RAD
6 8 (14.55%) Test Scripting
6 8 (14.55%) Manual Testing
6 8 (14.55%) Test Automation
7 5 (9.09%) UML
8 4 (7.27%) TDD
8 4 (7.27%) Web Application Development
9 3 (5.45%) Computer Security
9 3 (5.45%) Integration Testing
9 3 (5.45%) OO
9 3 (5.45%) Migration
10 2 (3.64%) Project Management
10 2 (3.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (54.55%) SQL
2 26 (47.27%) T-SQL
3 20 (36.36%) C#
4 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
5 17 (30.91%) C++
6 12 (21.82%) PowerShell
7 5 (9.09%) VBA
8 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (14.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.45%) XenApp
3 3 (5.45%) XenDesktop
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) VMware
3 5 (9.09%) Citrix
4 4 (7.27%) Adobe
5 1 (1.82%) Sun
5 1 (1.82%) HP
5 1 (1.82%) Dell
5 1 (1.82%) Avaya
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) IBM
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