The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 23 13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales - 5.08% 1.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 33.33% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £30,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +52.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -5.66% -3.63%  

Windows 8 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 61 9 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 33.52% 15.25% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 59 9 8
Median salary £45,000 £30,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.54% +52.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,116 £28,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,242 £21,000 £30,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Wales citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in West Wales

Windows 8
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Windows 8 in West Wales