The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Phone 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Phone 8 over the 3 months to 31 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank 199 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 20 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.19% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +8.24%
Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1677 1537 1726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.73% 27.76% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1234 1280 1452
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Phone 8
South East

Windows Phone 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Windows Phone 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Windows Phone 8
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Windows Phone 8 Salary Trend in Berkshire

Windows Phone 8
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Phone 8 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
Reading - 12 £60,000 - 2
Slough - 2 £57,500 -
Windows Phone 8
South East

Windows Phone 8
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Windows Phone 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 Phone 8.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 12 (54.55%) C#
2 12 (54.55%) XAML
2 12 (54.55%) Silverlight
3 10 (45.45%) LINQ
3 10 (45.45%) OpenUP
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (45.45%) Service Delivery
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) .NET
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (45.45%) Office 365
4 7 (31.82%) MVVM
5 5 (22.73%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (22.73%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (22.73%) LINQ to SQL
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) TDD

Windows Phone 8
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Windows Phone 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 Phone 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (45.45%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Account Manager
2 10 (45.45%) Technical Account Manager
2 10 (45.45%) Technical Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) Silverlight
2 10 (45.45%) LINQ
2 10 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (22.73%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (22.73%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) OpenUP
1 10 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 7 (31.82%) MVVM
3 5 (22.73%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C#
1 12 (54.55%) XAML
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
Reading, Oxfordshire
Microsoft
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
UK - Reading/Manchester/London/Edinburgh
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago