The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 14 July 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 West Wales region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 19 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows XP 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 1.04% 9.18% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 27.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £26,000 £18,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.66%
Operating Systems Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 33 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 14.58% 33.67% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 5
Average salary £25,000 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows XP
Wales

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Windows XP
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Windows XP Salary Trend in West Wales

Windows XP
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea 0 1 £26,000 +42.46% 1
Windows XP
Wales

Windows XP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales region citing Windows XP 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 XP.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) NCover
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales region citing Windows XP 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 XP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (50.00%) NCover
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Acorn
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago