The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 9 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows 41 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 21.58% 16.94% 16.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.21% 56.36% 72.97%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 20
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £27,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,600
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 Stockport region.

Operating Systems Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
56 55 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 29.47% 30.05% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 53 54 29
Median salary £45,000 £34,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +25.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of job ads across the Stockport region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Windows
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Windows Salary Trend in Stockport

Windows
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Stockport

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stockport region with a requirement for Windows.

1 39 (57.35%) Microsoft
2 32 (47.06%) MS Excel
3 31 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (38.24%) SQL Server
5 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
5 25 (36.76%) QA
5 25 (36.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 25 (36.76%) Windows Server
6 23 (33.82%) ISEB
7 21 (30.88%) Mac OS X
8 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (23.53%) C#
9 16 (23.53%) VMware
10 15 (22.06%) Software Engineering
10 15 (22.06%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (20.59%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (20.59%) Case Management
11 14 (20.59%) Defect Tracking
11 14 (20.59%) Windows 10
11 14 (20.59%) Automated Testing
11 14 (20.59%) C++
11 14 (20.59%) .NET
12 13 (19.12%) Test Scripting
13 12 (17.65%) Visual Studio
13 12 (17.65%) JIRA
14 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
14 11 (16.18%) HP Quality Center
15 10 (14.71%) iPad
15 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET
15 10 (14.71%) Scrum

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (36.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) LAN
1 2 (2.94%) WAN
2 1 (1.47%) DHCP
2 1 (1.47%) DNS
2 1 (1.47%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) SAN
2 1 (1.47%) VPN
2 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.94%) SQLite
4 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) JIRA
1 12 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.94%) Android Studio
4 2 (2.94%) Gradle
4 2 (2.94%) JMeter
4 2 (2.94%) NUnit
4 2 (2.94%) Selenium
4 2 (2.94%) TestNG
4 2 (2.94%) Xcode
5 1 (1.47%) Ant
5 1 (1.47%) CocoaPods
5 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.47%) JUnit
General
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.47%) Marketing
2 1 (1.47%) Publishing
2 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (36.76%) Developer
1 25 (36.76%) Tester
2 23 (33.82%) QA Tester
3 15 (22.06%) Senior Tester
4 14 (20.59%) Lead Tester
4 14 (20.59%) QA Leader
4 14 (20.59%) Senior QA Tester
5 11 (16.18%) QA Engineer
6 10 (14.71%) .NET Developer
7 9 (13.24%) C++ Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Senior Developer
9 6 (8.82%) Lead Developer
9 6 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (8.82%) Support Technician
10 4 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
10 4 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Technician
10 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
11 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support
11 3 (4.41%) C# Developer
11 3 (4.41%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.59%) .NET
2 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET
3 8 (11.76%) ATL
3 8 (11.76%) Web Services
4 7 (10.29%) CSS
4 7 (10.29%) jQuery
5 5 (7.35%) WCF
6 4 (5.88%) XML
7 3 (4.41%) HTML
7 3 (4.41%) WSDL
7 3 (4.41%) WSE
8 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.94%) Cocoa
8 2 (2.94%) Cocoa Touch
8 2 (2.94%) DOM
8 2 (2.94%) J2EE
8 2 (2.94%) Silverlight
9 1 (1.47%) Apache Wicket
9 1 (1.47%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (20.59%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (14.71%) iPad
4 8 (11.76%) N-Tier
5 5 (7.35%) User Experience
6 2 (2.94%) CMDB
7 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.76%) Windows Server
2 21 (30.88%) Mac OS X
3 14 (20.59%) Windows 10
4 5 (7.35%) Linux
5 2 (2.94%) Android
5 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.94%) Unix
5 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.47%) AIX
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.06%) Software Engineering
3 14 (20.59%) Automated Testing
3 14 (20.59%) Case Management
3 14 (20.59%) Defect Tracking
4 13 (19.12%) Test Scripting
5 10 (14.71%) Scrum
6 9 (13.24%) Mentoring
6 9 (13.24%) Product Management
6 9 (13.24%) Test Management
7 8 (11.76%) Multithreading
7 8 (11.76%) SDLC
7 8 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 7 (10.29%) People Management
9 6 (8.82%) OOP
10 5 (7.35%) OO
10 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
10 5 (7.35%) Software Testing
10 5 (7.35%) Web Development
11 4 (5.88%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.53%) C#
2 14 (20.59%) C++
3 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.82%) Java
5 4 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.41%) SQL
7 2 (2.94%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.47%) C
8 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (33.82%) ISEB
2 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (36.76%) QA
System Software
1 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
2 15 (22.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.94%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (16.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 39 (57.35%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.53%) VMware
3 4 (5.88%) Apple
4 3 (4.41%) Cisco
5 2 (2.94%) Cognos
6 1 (1.47%) AVG
6 1 (1.47%) Dell
6 1 (1.47%) HP
6 1 (1.47%) IBM
6 1 (1.47%) NetApp
6 1 (1.47%) Veeam
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