Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halesowen with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
West Midlands > Halesowen
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 5 3
Rank change year-on-year -29 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 12 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halesowen 7.55% 17.65% 38.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.82% 100.00% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 11
Halesowen median annual salary - £36,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57% +33.33%
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -1.41%

Windows 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 Halesowen with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Halesowen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 55 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halesowen 34.59% 17.65% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 39 3 8
Halesowen median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +22.03% +1.72%
10th Percentile £21,250 £32,800 £23,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £38,600 £39,000
West Midlands median annual salary £35,785 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.24% -6.67% +7.14%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Halesowen

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Halesowen

Windows
Salary Trend in Halesowen

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

Salary trend for Windows in Halesowen

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Halesowen region with a requirement for Windows.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) Games
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) Android
2 11 (91.67%) Mobile Games
2 11 (91.67%) HTML5
2 11 (91.67%) Apache Flex
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) Pay per click
2 11 (91.67%) Web Development
2 11 (91.67%) Scrum
2 11 (91.67%) SEO
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) PHP
2 11 (91.67%) MySQL
2 11 (91.67%) NoSQL
2 11 (91.67%) Apple iOS
2 11 (91.67%) Game Development
2 11 (91.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 11 (91.67%) Private Cloud
2 11 (91.67%) Mobile Development
3 8 (66.67%) BBC
4 4 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (33.33%) User Experience
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) vCenter Server

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halesowen 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) MySQL
1 11 (91.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 12 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Head of Development
1 10 (83.33%) Head of Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
2 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) IT Support
2 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Apache Flex
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) HTML5
1 11 (91.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Mobile Games
1 11 (91.67%) Private Cloud
2 8 (66.67%) BBC
3 4 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Android
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) Game Development
2 11 (91.67%) Mobile Development
2 11 (91.67%) Pay per click
2 11 (91.67%) Scrum
2 11 (91.67%) SEO
2 11 (91.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) C++
1 11 (91.67%) PHP
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft