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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank - 108 109
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 0 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.55% 0.060%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.93% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Average salary - £26,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
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
537 519 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.58% 28.44% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 492 478 387
Average salary £35,000 £41,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.16% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 24 December 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 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%) 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%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) Windows CE
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
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

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%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ION Trading