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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
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
25 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 25.25% 28.16% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 15
Average salary £34,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £50,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) VB
3 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) Web Services
4 8 (57.14%) OOP
4 8 (57.14%) OO
4 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (57.14%) C#
4 8 (57.14%) C++
4 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 8 (57.14%) Cocoa
4 8 (57.14%) Xcode
4 8 (57.14%) Objective-C
4 8 (57.14%) MVC
4 8 (57.14%) XAML
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) Degree
4 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 8 (57.14%) WCF
4 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 8 (57.14%) Android
4 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
4 8 (57.14%) Cocoa Touch
4 8 (57.14%) Xamarin
4 8 (57.14%) Mobile App
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Phone
4 8 (57.14%) iOS Development
4 8 (57.14%) User Experience

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
1 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) Lync
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
1 2 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Xcode
General
1 2 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Team Leader
2 4 (28.57%) Development Team Leader
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) IT Support
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
1 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 8 (57.14%) Cocoa
2 8 (57.14%) WCF
2 8 (57.14%) Cocoa Touch
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 8 (57.14%) Mobile App
1 8 (57.14%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Android
2 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Phone
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) OOP
1 8 (57.14%) OO
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 8 (57.14%) iOS Development
2 4 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) VB
2 8 (57.14%) XAML
2 8 (57.14%) Objective-C
2 8 (57.14%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) C++
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Xamarin
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) VMware