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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 123 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.14% 0.33% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.61% 1.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
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
492 608 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.59% 28.44% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 432 553 332
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (80.00%) WPF
3 8 (80.00%) Windows 8
4 7 (70.00%) XAML
5 6 (60.00%) MVC
6 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
9 2 (20.00%) WCF
9 2 (20.00%) Scrum
9 2 (20.00%) ION Trading
9 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
9 2 (20.00%) VB
10 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 1 (10.00%) Firewall
10 1 (10.00%) C++
10 1 (10.00%) SQL
10 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
10 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
10 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (10.00%) Windows CE
10 1 (10.00%) MPLS
10 1 (10.00%) Web Services
10 1 (10.00%) ITIL
10 1 (10.00%) MCP
10 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Lync
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SMTP
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) MPLS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (80.00%) WPF
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Pocket PC
2 1 (10.00%) iPhone
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows CE
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) XAML
3 2 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) ION Trading