The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Swansea region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 26 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 22.03% 20.59% 19.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 89.66% 87.50% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 10
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +48.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,350
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Operating Systems Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 24.58% 23.53% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 12
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,850 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows
West Wales

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Windows
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Windows Salary Trend in Swansea

Windows
Salary Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Swansea

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 41 (80.39%) .NET
2 37 (72.55%) C#
3 30 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 30 (58.82%) WinForms
4 28 (54.90%) WPF
5 25 (49.02%) SQL Server
6 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
6 23 (45.10%) MVC
7 22 (43.14%) WCF
8 21 (41.18%) SQL
9 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (27.45%) Dependency Injection
9 14 (27.45%) Web Application Development
9 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 14 (27.45%) TDD
9 14 (27.45%) Scrum
9 14 (27.45%) Kanban
9 14 (27.45%) Android
9 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
9 14 (27.45%) HTML
9 14 (27.45%) CSS
9 14 (27.45%) SharePoint
10 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
11 10 (19.61%) Visual Studio
11 10 (19.61%) Apple iOS
12 9 (17.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (17.65%) Mercurial
12 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 14 (27.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) GroupWise
4 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.96%) ImageReady
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) Internet
2 3 (5.88%) DNS
2 3 (5.88%) DHCP
3 2 (3.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) LAN
4 1 (1.96%) WAN
4 1 (1.96%) MPLS
4 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.96%) Wireless
4 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (49.02%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.92%) MS Access
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Visual Studio
2 9 (17.65%) Mercurial
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (15.69%) NUnit
3 8 (15.69%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (15.69%) Moq
3 8 (15.69%) MSTest
4 4 (7.84%) Xcode
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Retail
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (70.59%) Developer
2 29 (56.86%) .NET Developer
3 16 (31.37%) C# Developer
4 15 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Analyst
7 6 (11.76%) Test Analyst
8 5 (9.80%) Junior
8 5 (9.80%) Junior Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (7.84%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (5.88%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Junior .NET Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Graduate
10 3 (5.88%) Web Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.92%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (80.39%) .NET
2 30 (58.82%) ASP.NET
2 30 (58.82%) WinForms
3 28 (54.90%) WPF
4 22 (43.14%) WCF
5 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 14 (27.45%) HTML
5 14 (27.45%) CSS
6 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
7 9 (17.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 9 (17.65%) XML
7 9 (17.65%) XSLT
7 9 (17.65%) Silverlight
7 9 (17.65%) LINQ
8 8 (15.69%) Spring.NET
8 8 (15.69%) Castle Windsor
8 8 (15.69%) Ninject
8 8 (15.69%) Razor View Engine
8 8 (15.69%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) GIS
1 9 (17.65%) Blackberry
2 8 (15.69%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Android
2 10 (19.61%) Apple iOS
3 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.96%) i5/OS
6 1 (1.96%) Linux
6 1 (1.96%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.96%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) MVC
2 14 (27.45%) Dependency Injection
2 14 (27.45%) Web Application Development
2 14 (27.45%) TDD
2 14 (27.45%) Scrum
2 14 (27.45%) Kanban
2 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (17.65%) Android Development
3 9 (17.65%) iOS Development
4 8 (15.69%) MVVM
5 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.76%) BDD
6 4 (7.84%) Manual Testing
6 4 (7.84%) Low Latency
7 2 (3.92%) Content Management
7 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.92%) Software Testing
8 1 (1.96%) Network Management
8 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) C#
2 21 (41.18%) SQL
3 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
4 7 (13.73%) T-SQL
4 7 (13.73%) VB.NET
5 5 (9.80%) Java
5 5 (9.80%) C++
6 4 (7.84%) Perl
6 4 (7.84%) PHP
6 4 (7.84%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.88%) VB
8 2 (3.92%) C
9 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.92%) ISEB
2 2 (3.92%) MCSE
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) HNC
3 1 (1.96%) CCNA
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (1.96%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) VMware
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco
5 2 (3.92%) HP
5 2 (3.92%) Novell
5 2 (3.92%) Peregrine
5 2 (3.92%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.96%) Intel
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix
6 1 (1.96%) Avaya
6 1 (1.96%) Juniper
6 1 (1.96%) Adobe
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