The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 17.78% 15.63% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 47.62% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 4
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +48.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
Windows
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 26.67% 32.81% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 8
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Windows
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Windows Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) XML
2 10 (76.92%) XSL
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) IIS
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
2 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
2 10 (76.92%) Pair Programming
2 10 (76.92%) Ajax
2 10 (76.92%) Web Development
2 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
2 10 (76.92%) User Stories
2 10 (76.92%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
3 8 (61.54%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
4 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 2 (15.38%) Spring
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) Sybase
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) Linux

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 10 (76.92%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) C# Developer
2 10 (76.92%) C# Software Developer
2 10 (76.92%) Software Developer
3 9 (69.23%) .NET Developer
3 9 (69.23%) .NET Software Developer
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (69.23%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (69.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Applications Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C# Application Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
1 10 (76.92%) Ajax
1 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
1 10 (76.92%) XML
1 10 (76.92%) XSL
2 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
2 2 (15.38%) RESTful
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) Continuous Improvement
1 10 (76.92%) Pair Programming
1 10 (76.92%) TDD
1 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
1 10 (76.92%) User Stories
1 10 (76.92%) Web Development
2 8 (61.54%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Sybase