The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 8 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 8 over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 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 the Midlands - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,250 £35,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-19.28% -16.16%
Operating Systems Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 37 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.49% 12.37% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 42
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £58,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows 8
England

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands