The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 80 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.25% - 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.03% - 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £26,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
Windows 8
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
195 116 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 24.78% 16.04% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 184 110 150
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Warwickshire region.

Windows 8 Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Windows 8
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Windows 8 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 8.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Windows 8 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 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) WinForms
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix