Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 132 154
Rank change year-on-year -14 +22 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 4 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.15% 0.30% 0.065%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.64% 1.37% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Edinburgh median annual salary £22,500 £25,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.62% +3.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,875 £19,850
90th Percentile £23,750 £28,375 £31,350
Scotland median annual salary £19,500 £26,293 £28,000
% change year-on-year -25.84% -6.10% -1.75%

Windows 8 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 629 511 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 23.35% 21.85% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 396 356 417
Edinburgh median annual salary £39,750 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.47% +10.39% +6.94%
10th Percentile £26,125 £26,418 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +6.67%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Edinburgh

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 8 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) HND
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) DB2
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) iPhone
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (25.00%) Dutch Language
4 1 (25.00%) German Language
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (25.00%) iPad
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Dutch Language
1 1 (25.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (75.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Junior
2 3 (75.00%) Junior Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Junior Applications Support
2 3 (75.00%) Junior Support Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle