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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 34 34 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 18.58% 17.71% 5.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 97.14% 82.93% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 9
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 £31,500 £25,100 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
35 41 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 19.13% 21.35% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 21
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,900 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 24 October 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 31 (73.81%) SQL Server
2 28 (66.67%) SQL
3 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 24 (57.14%) Web Services
5 21 (50.00%) .NET
6 19 (45.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (45.24%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (38.10%) C#
8 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 12 (28.57%) XML
10 11 (26.19%) HTML
10 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
10 11 (26.19%) Selenium
11 10 (23.81%) jQuery
11 10 (23.81%) Subversion
11 10 (23.81%) Statistics
11 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
11 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (23.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 10 (23.81%) Replication
11 10 (23.81%) C++
11 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
11 10 (23.81%) Linux
12 9 (21.43%) CSS
12 9 (21.43%) MVC
12 9 (21.43%) Scrum

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (21.43%) Node.js
2 3 (7.14%) Flash Media Server
3 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Intranet
2 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (73.81%) SQL Server
2 19 (45.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
6 6 (14.29%) Big Data
6 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.76%) DTS
8 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Selenium
2 10 (23.81%) Subversion
2 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 8 (19.05%) Cucumber
4 8 (19.05%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (19.05%) JIRA
4 8 (19.05%) FitNesse
5 6 (14.29%) NUnit
6 3 (7.14%) JUnit
6 3 (7.14%) FlexUnit
7 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 14 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 10 (23.81%) DBA
3 10 (23.81%) SQL DBA
4 9 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 8 (19.05%) Tester
5 8 (19.05%) Software Tester
5 8 (19.05%) C# Developer
5 8 (19.05%) QA Tester
5 8 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
6 6 (14.29%) Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) Web Services
2 21 (50.00%) .NET
3 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 12 (28.57%) XML
5 11 (26.19%) HTML
6 10 (23.81%) jQuery
7 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (21.43%) HTML5
7 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 9 (21.43%) CSS3
7 9 (21.43%) WebSockets
7 9 (21.43%) WebRTC
7 9 (21.43%) CSS
8 8 (19.05%) SOAP
9 7 (16.67%) MSMQ
9 7 (16.67%) WCF
9 7 (16.67%) WPF
9 7 (16.67%) LINQ
9 7 (16.67%) REST
10 4 (9.52%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Replication
1 10 (23.81%) Statistics
2 3 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Linux
2 9 (21.43%) Android
2 9 (21.43%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (21.43%) MVC
3 9 (21.43%) Scrum
4 8 (19.05%) RAD
4 8 (19.05%) Manual Testing
4 8 (19.05%) Automated Testing
4 8 (19.05%) Test Scripting
4 8 (19.05%) Test Automation
5 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 7 (16.67%) UML
6 3 (7.14%) OO
6 3 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Web Application Development
7 2 (4.76%) Web Development
7 2 (4.76%) Project Management
8 1 (2.38%) Security Management
8 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) SQL
2 24 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 16 (38.10%) C#
4 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
5 10 (23.81%) C++
6 7 (16.67%) VBA
7 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) ISEB
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Adobe
3 1 (2.38%) Avaya
3 1 (2.38%) Sencha
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