The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Phone 8 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 8 over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank 117 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.18% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +2.94%
Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
424 535 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.75% 29.87% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 326 448 543
Average salary £33,000 £35,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.38% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Phone 8
North West

Windows Phone 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows Phone 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Windows Phone 8
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows Phone 8 Salary Trend in Cheshire

Windows Phone 8
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Phone 8 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 2 £35,000 -
Runcorn - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Phone 8
North West

Windows Phone 8
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Telerik
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Windows Phone 8
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Telerik