The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - 37 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone - 0.54% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £31,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -3.17%
Windows 8
Kent

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

Operating Systems Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 23.14% 19.89% 45.76%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 18
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Maidstone

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) VB
3 9 (75.00%) .NET
3 9 (75.00%) CSS
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) MVC
4 8 (66.67%) XAML
4 8 (66.67%) Web Services
4 8 (66.67%) OOP
4 8 (66.67%) OO
4 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (66.67%) C#
4 8 (66.67%) C++
4 8 (66.67%) HTML
4 8 (66.67%) Cocoa
4 8 (66.67%) Xcode
4 8 (66.67%) Objective-C
4 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 8 (66.67%) Degree
4 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 8 (66.67%) WCF
4 8 (66.67%) Android
4 8 (66.67%) Apple iOS
4 8 (66.67%) Cocoa Touch
4 8 (66.67%) Xamarin
4 8 (66.67%) Mobile App
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Phone
4 8 (66.67%) iOS Development
4 8 (66.67%) User Experience

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Xcode
General
1 2 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
1 4 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) Cocoa
2 8 (66.67%) WCF
2 8 (66.67%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 8 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 8 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Android
2 8 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Phone
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) MVC
1 8 (66.67%) OOP
1 8 (66.67%) OO
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 8 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 4 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) VB
2 8 (66.67%) XAML
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) Objective-C
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Xamarin
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) VMware