The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Phone 7 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone 7 (WinPhone7, WP7)
Rank - - 129
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 7 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +4.47%
Windows Phone 7
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
471 467 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.83% 27.73% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 366 404 505
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,600 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Phone 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Phone 7 across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Phone 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Windows Phone 7
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Phone 7 across the Cheshire region.

Windows Phone 7 Salary Trend in Cheshire

Windows Phone 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Windows Phone 7 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 7.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
1 4 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Phone
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (50.00%) ServiceStack
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (50.00%) Windows CE
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio

Windows Phone 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Windows Phone 7 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 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) GPRS
1 2 (50.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
1 4 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (50.00%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 2 (50.00%) Windows CE
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Apple