The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 28 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.77% - 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% - 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £26,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,559 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.22% -11.47%
Windows 7
England

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

Operating Systems Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 16.92% 14.65% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 23
Average salary £47,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.29% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Windows 7
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Midlands region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in the Midlands

Windows 7
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing Windows 7 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 7.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) JasperReports
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing Windows 7 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 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) JasperReports
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sage