The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Royston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 31.82% 28.57% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.85% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Royston region.

Operating Systems Category
Royston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 59.09% 28.57% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

Windows
Salary Trend in Royston

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

Windows Salary Trend in Royston

Windows
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Royston 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 14 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (71.43%) Mac OS X
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Qt
3 8 (57.14%) Chemistry
3 8 (57.14%) QA
3 8 (57.14%) Web Development
4 5 (35.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (28.57%) OpenLink
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) OO
5 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) J2EE
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) iSeries
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Marketing
7 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Royston by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Royston 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 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) C++ Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Qt
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Chemistry
2 4 (28.57%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
1 10 (71.43%) Mac OS X
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Web Development
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) IBM
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) OpenLink