The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 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 over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 103 115 125
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 16 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.92% 0.12% 0.055%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.68% 0.47% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%
Windows Phone
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
435 424 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.97% 24.72% 29.68%
Number of salaries quoted 352 325 451
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Windows Phone
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows Phone Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Windows Phone
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows Phone Salary Trend in Cheshire

Windows Phone
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Phone across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Windows Phone Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Windows Phone
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 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
Runcorn -3 7 £40,000 +33.33%
Warrington +3 2 £18,000 -48.57%
Wilmslow - 1 - -
Windows Phone
North West

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) Android
3 18 (90.00%) C#
3 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (85.00%) MVC
4 17 (85.00%) XML
4 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
4 17 (85.00%) Visual Studio
4 17 (85.00%) MVVM
4 17 (85.00%) Apple iOS
5 16 (80.00%) Windows Phone 7
5 16 (80.00%) REST
5 16 (80.00%) ServiceStack
5 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 16 (80.00%) SOAP
5 16 (80.00%) Web Services
5 16 (80.00%) N-Tier
5 16 (80.00%) Apple
5 16 (80.00%) WPF
5 16 (80.00%) Silverlight
5 16 (80.00%) WinForms
6 15 (75.00%) .NET
6 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
7 14 (70.00%) Entity Framework
7 14 (70.00%) WCF
7 14 (70.00%) Dependency Injection
8 12 (60.00%) .NET Framework
9 11 (55.00%) Software Testing
9 11 (55.00%) MS Project
9 11 (55.00%) MS Visio

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (55.00%) MS Visio
2 11 (55.00%) MS Project
3 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) GPRS
1 2 (10.00%) UMTS
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) Intranet
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) VisualSVN
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 8 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (30.00%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (5.00%) IT Support
7 1 (5.00%) IT Technician
7 1 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (5.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) XML
2 16 (80.00%) WinForms
2 16 (80.00%) SOAP
2 16 (80.00%) Web Services
2 16 (80.00%) WPF
2 16 (80.00%) Silverlight
2 16 (80.00%) REST
2 16 (80.00%) ServiceStack
2 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 15 (75.00%) .NET
4 14 (70.00%) WCF
4 14 (70.00%) Entity Framework
5 12 (60.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (30.00%) COM
7 3 (15.00%) CSS
7 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (15.00%) HTML
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) N-Tier
2 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) Android
3 17 (85.00%) Apple iOS
4 16 (80.00%) Windows Phone 7
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (10.00%) Windows CE
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) MVC
1 17 (85.00%) MVVM
2 14 (70.00%) Dependency Injection
3 11 (55.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Security Management
5 2 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.00%) Android Development
6 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (80.00%) Apple