The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank - 103 111
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.46% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.57% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £25,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
- +7.38%
Windows Phone
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
450 445 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.88% 29.37% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 411 407 354
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) Windows CE
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ION Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (50.00%) Pocket PC
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Pocket PC
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows CE
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ION Trading