The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 2 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sale 7.69% 47.06% 16.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 4
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +120.58%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Windows
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Sale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sale 23.08% 47.06% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 9
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £27,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Sale

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Sale

Windows
Salary Trend in Sale

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

Windows Salary Trend in Sale

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sale

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sale 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 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) JMS
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) J2SE
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) DOM
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) XML Schema
3 2 (50.00%) SAX
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (50.00%) XPath
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Grails
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Redmine

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Sale by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sale 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%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Redmine
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) JMS
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Grails
3 2 (50.00%) XML Schema
3 2 (50.00%) SAX
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) DOM
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) J2SE
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) SonicMQ
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) XPath
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle