The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 11 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 10.58% 16.36% 8.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.33% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 6
Average salary £24,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,600 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £42,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +4.28%
Windows
Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 14.42% 16.36% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 7
Average salary £25,000 £33,750 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% -60.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £13,800 £19,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £85,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Windows
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Windows Salary Trend in North Wales

Windows
Salary Histogram in North Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the North Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in North Wales

Windows
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Flintshire 0 8 £24,000 -40.00%
Wrexham -12 2 £30,000 -3.22% 2
Denbighshire - 1 £16,500 - 1
Windows
Wales

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales region citing Windows 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.

1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
2 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (34.48%) Data Management
3 9 (31.03%) jQuery
3 9 (31.03%) HTML
3 9 (31.03%) CSS
3 9 (31.03%) UNIX
4 8 (27.59%) Java
5 7 (24.14%) MVC
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
6 6 (20.69%) XML
6 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Subversion
6 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.69%) TDD
6 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.69%) Ajax
6 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
6 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (17.24%) Data Structures
7 5 (17.24%) Separation of Concerns
7 5 (17.24%) Couchbase
7 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
7 5 (17.24%) Dependency Management
7 5 (17.24%) Numerical Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) Wiki
7 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Refactoring

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales region citing Windows 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.24%) Apache
2 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.34%) ArcGIS
3 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (10.34%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SyteLine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) Intranet
2 3 (10.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
2 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
2 5 (17.24%) Redis
2 5 (17.24%) Couchbase
2 5 (17.24%) MySQL
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.34%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Subversion
2 5 (17.24%) Maven
2 5 (17.24%) MSI
2 5 (17.24%) Ant
2 5 (17.24%) JUnit
2 5 (17.24%) EasyMock
2 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.24%) Mockito
2 5 (17.24%) WiX
3 1 (3.45%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.45%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 3 (10.34%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Software Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Software Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) IT Support
5 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.45%) SQL DBA
5 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
5 1 (3.45%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) HTML
1 9 (31.03%) CSS
1 9 (31.03%) jQuery
2 6 (20.69%) Ajax
2 6 (20.69%) XML
3 5 (17.24%) Hibernate
3 5 (17.24%) JDO
3 5 (17.24%) JDBC
3 5 (17.24%) Spring
3 5 (17.24%) JPA
3 5 (17.24%) Qt
3 5 (17.24%) RESTful
3 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services
4 3 (10.34%) .NET
5 2 (6.90%) WPF
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.45%) CSS3
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Data Structures
2 5 (17.24%) iPad
2 5 (17.24%) Wiki
3 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
4 3 (10.34%) GIS
5 2 (6.90%) Smartphone
6 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) UNIX
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Android
3 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Data Management
2 7 (24.14%) MVC
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) TDD
3 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
3 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Separation of Concerns
4 5 (17.24%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (17.24%) BDD
4 5 (17.24%) Dependency Management
4 5 (17.24%) AOP
4 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Refactoring
4 5 (17.24%) Numerical Analysis
4 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.45%) ERP
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 8 (27.59%) Java
4 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
5 5 (17.24%) C
5 5 (17.24%) C#
5 5 (17.24%) C++
5 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) GAMP
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) hybris
3 3 (10.34%) ESRI
4 1 (3.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Hyland
4 1 (3.45%) Infor
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Salary: company benefits
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