The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Phone skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Phone over the 3 months to 24 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 115 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 7 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.36% 0.35% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.75% 1.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 0
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -5.88%
Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
399 553 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.56% 27.50% 22.27%
Number of salaries quoted 363 490 344
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Phone
West Midlands

Windows Phone
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Windows Phone Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Windows Phone
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Windows Phone Salary Trend in Birmingham

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Windows Phone 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.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) WPF
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) XAML
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) VB
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) MCP
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (12.50%) MCSE
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (12.50%) SMTP
6 1 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) SSL
6 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) MPLS
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Windows Phone 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMTP
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
1 7 (87.50%) WPF
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) iPhone
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) XAML
3 2 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) ION Trading