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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 5 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 14.29% 40.00% 17.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.46% 100.00% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Average salary £45,000 £28,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.52% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.81%
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 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 37.14% 40.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 21
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 12 (75.00%) Scrum
4 10 (62.50%) C++
5 8 (50.00%) UNIX
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
6 6 (37.50%) OO
6 6 (37.50%) Java
6 6 (37.50%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) VB
7 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) Delphi
7 4 (25.00%) HTML
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (25.00%) XML
7 4 (25.00%) OOD
7 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (25.00%) C#
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco
8 2 (12.50%) IBM
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Royston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (81.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Software Integration Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) UNIX
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) OOD
4 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.25%) Network Design
6 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) VB
3 4 (25.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper