The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Phone 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Phone 8 over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank 121 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% 0.050% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.68% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 -
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
592 762 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.60% 38.00% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 508 649 741
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Phone 8
Cambridgeshire

Windows Phone 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows Phone 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Windows Phone 8
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows Phone 8 Salary Trend in Cambridge

Windows Phone 8
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) OOD
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 6 (100.00%) Android
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (66.67%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (16.67%) Product Management
6 1 (16.67%) Android Development
6 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 1 (16.67%) C
6 1 (16.67%) UNIX
6 1 (16.67%) Symbian
6 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 1 (16.67%) Windows CE
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) OOP
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering

Windows Phone 8
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Mobile Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Android
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) Windows CE
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Symbian