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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 20 20 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 +22
Permanent jobs citing Windows 26 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 16.46% 9.62% 3.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 62.50% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 4
Average salary £46,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,300 £35,250 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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
26 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 16.46% 15.38% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 15
Average salary £52,500 £28,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £47,500 £37,500
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 29 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 41 (67.21%) SQL Server
2 37 (60.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (52.46%) Web Services
4 31 (50.82%) SQL
5 30 (49.18%) .NET
6 29 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (44.26%) T-SQL
8 26 (42.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 26 (42.62%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (42.62%) Git (software)
9 25 (40.98%) C#
10 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET
10 22 (36.07%) Linux
10 22 (36.07%) NUnit
11 20 (32.79%) HTML
11 20 (32.79%) JavaScript
12 19 (31.15%) C++
13 18 (29.51%) CSS
13 18 (29.51%) Subversion
13 18 (29.51%) Android
13 18 (29.51%) jQuery
13 18 (29.51%) HTML5
13 18 (29.51%) NoSQL
13 18 (29.51%) Apple iOS
13 18 (29.51%) Node.js
13 18 (29.51%) CSS3
13 18 (29.51%) WebSockets
13 18 (29.51%) WebRTC
14 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (27.87%) MVC

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 18 (29.51%) Node.js
2 4 (6.56%) Flash Media Server
3 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 37 (60.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Intranet
2 1 (1.64%) VoIP
2 1 (1.64%) WAN
2 1 (1.64%) DHCP
2 1 (1.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (67.21%) SQL Server
2 26 (42.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (29.51%) NoSQL
4 14 (22.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (22.95%) Big Data
5 13 (21.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (19.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.28%) DTS
8 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (42.62%) Git (software)
2 22 (36.07%) NUnit
3 18 (29.51%) Subversion
4 12 (19.67%) Selenium
4 12 (19.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (13.11%) JIRA
5 8 (13.11%) FitNesse
5 8 (13.11%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (13.11%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.56%) JUnit
6 4 (6.56%) FlexUnit
7 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Developer
2 16 (26.23%) Senior Developer
3 14 (22.95%) .NET Developer
4 12 (19.67%) SQL DBA
4 12 (19.67%) DBA
5 11 (18.03%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (13.11%) C# Developer
6 8 (13.11%) SQL Server DBA
6 8 (13.11%) QA Tester
6 8 (13.11%) Software Tester
6 8 (13.11%) Tester
7 6 (9.84%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Analyst
10 2 (3.28%) Consultant
10 2 (3.28%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (3.28%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (52.46%) Web Services
2 30 (49.18%) .NET
3 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET
4 20 (32.79%) HTML
5 18 (29.51%) CSS
5 18 (29.51%) jQuery
5 18 (29.51%) HTML5
5 18 (29.51%) CSS3
5 18 (29.51%) WebSockets
5 18 (29.51%) WebRTC
6 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (26.23%) .NET Framework
8 12 (19.67%) XML
9 8 (13.11%) WCF
9 8 (13.11%) WPF
9 8 (13.11%) LINQ
9 8 (13.11%) SOAP
9 8 (13.11%) MSMQ
9 8 (13.11%) REST
10 4 (6.56%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Replication
1 12 (19.67%) Statistics
2 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.56%) User Experience
4 3 (4.92%) Clustering
4 3 (4.92%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.64%) Xbox
6 1 (1.64%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.07%) Linux
2 18 (29.51%) Android
2 18 (29.51%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.92%) AIX
3 3 (4.92%) HPUX
3 3 (4.92%) Solaris
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (42.62%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (27.87%) MVC
4 14 (22.95%) Unit Testing
5 12 (19.67%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (14.75%) Scrum
7 8 (13.11%) TDD
7 8 (13.11%) Automated Testing
7 8 (13.11%) Test Scripting
7 8 (13.11%) Manual Testing
7 8 (13.11%) UML
7 8 (13.11%) RAD
7 8 (13.11%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.56%) Migration
8 4 (6.56%) Web Application Development
9 3 (4.92%) Computer Security
9 3 (4.92%) Integration Testing
9 3 (4.92%) OO
10 2 (3.28%) Project Management
10 2 (3.28%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.82%) SQL
2 27 (44.26%) T-SQL
3 25 (40.98%) C#
4 20 (32.79%) JavaScript
5 19 (31.15%) C++
6 12 (19.67%) PowerShell
7 8 (13.11%) VBA
8 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
2 8 (13.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.92%) XenApp
3 3 (4.92%) XenDesktop
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
1 7 (11.48%) VMware
2 5 (8.20%) Citrix
3 4 (6.56%) Adobe
4 1 (1.64%) Avaya
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco
4 1 (1.64%) IBM
4 1 (1.64%) HP
4 1 (1.64%) Dell
4 1 (1.64%) Sun
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