The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 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 over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 101 101 112
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 5 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% 1.13% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.01% 3.36% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 2
Average salary £56,500 £45,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.55% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Windows Phone
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
495 565 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.09% 33.63% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 431 471 624
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Phone
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows Phone Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Windows Phone
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows Phone Salary Trend in Cambridge

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 15 (100.00%) Android
2 12 (80.00%) Java
3 10 (66.67%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (40.00%) NFC
6 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (40.00%) Android Development
6 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (40.00%) XSLT
6 6 (40.00%) Web Services
6 6 (40.00%) XML
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 5 (33.33%) Linux
7 5 (33.33%) .NET
7 5 (33.33%) C#
7 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 5 (33.33%) SMS
7 5 (33.33%) Blackberry
7 5 (33.33%) SMPP
7 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Scrum
7 5 (33.33%) MVC
7 5 (33.33%) XAML
7 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 5 (33.33%) Telerik
7 5 (33.33%) TDD
7 5 (33.33%) NUnit

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
1 3 (20.00%) PaaS
1 3 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) NFC
2 5 (33.33%) SMS
2 5 (33.33%) SMPP
3 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (33.33%) NUnit
2 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (33.33%) MSTest
2 5 (33.33%) WiX
2 5 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Ant
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
1 6 (40.00%) XML
1 6 (40.00%) XSLT
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (33.33%) WCF
2 5 (33.33%) WPF
2 5 (33.33%) LINQ
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (33.33%) Java ME
3 1 (6.67%) Java EE
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) JAX-RS
3 1 (6.67%) Android SDK
3 1 (6.67%) JAX-WS
3 1 (6.67%) JPA
3 1 (6.67%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (6.67%) EJB
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Android
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Tizen
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (40.00%) Android Development
4 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (20.00%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) UML
6 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) XAML
2 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) XPath
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Telerik
2 3 (20.00%) Red Gate
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (20.00%) Dell
2 3 (20.00%) Apple
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Facebook
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle