The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Pontefract region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank - 2 2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Pontefract - 66.67% 75.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 66.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £33,250 £16,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +101.51%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
Windows
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Pontefract
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Pontefract 13.33% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £29,000 £16,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +75.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Pontefract

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Pontefract

Windows
Salary Trend in Pontefract

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

Windows Salary Trend in Pontefract

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Pontefract

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Pontefract 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 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) WinForms
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) MVVM
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Pontefract by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Pontefract 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 2 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Applications Developer
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Application Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) WinForms
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) MVVM
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft