The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 9.52% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.35% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £35,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -16.16%
Operating Systems Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
62 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 49.21% 25.58% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 55 22 14
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 8
Kent

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
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Windows 8 Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) CSS
3 12 (63.16%) C#
3 12 (63.16%) HTML
3 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 12 (63.16%) VB
3 12 (63.16%) MVC
3 12 (63.16%) Mobile App
4 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
5 10 (52.63%) XAML
5 10 (52.63%) Cocoa
5 10 (52.63%) Xcode
5 10 (52.63%) Objective-C
5 10 (52.63%) OOP
5 10 (52.63%) OO
5 10 (52.63%) C++
5 10 (52.63%) Web Services
5 10 (52.63%) Windows Phone
5 10 (52.63%) iOS Development
5 10 (52.63%) Apple iOS
5 10 (52.63%) Cocoa Touch
5 10 (52.63%) Xamarin
5 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
5 10 (52.63%) Degree
5 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
5 10 (52.63%) WCF
5 10 (52.63%) Android
6 6 (31.58%) MS Office
6 6 (31.58%) MS Excel

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.53%) Drupal
4 2 (10.53%) CMS
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) nopCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Wireless
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) VPN
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQLite
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Xcode
General
1 2 (10.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Team Leader
2 4 (21.05%) IT Support
2 4 (21.05%) Mobile Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Development Team Leader
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Senior IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) iOS Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
1 13 (68.42%) CSS
2 12 (63.16%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) Cocoa
3 10 (52.63%) Web Services
3 10 (52.63%) Cocoa Touch
3 10 (52.63%) WCF
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.53%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.26%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Mobile App
2 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.79%) NHS
4 2 (10.53%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Phone
2 10 (52.63%) Apple iOS
2 10 (52.63%) Android
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) MVC
2 10 (52.63%) OOP
2 10 (52.63%) OO
2 10 (52.63%) iOS Development
2 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Matrix Management
3 2 (10.53%) Product Management
3 2 (10.53%) Logistics
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Information Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C#
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
1 12 (63.16%) VB
2 10 (52.63%) XAML
2 10 (52.63%) Objective-C
2 10 (52.63%) C++
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) Xamarin
3 2 (10.53%) EPiServer
3 2 (10.53%) Ektron
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
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