The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Phone 8 over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank 310 316 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.035% 0.034% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.13% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £49,000 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +25.00%
Windows Phone 8
London

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

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3087 3138 3462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 27.25% 26.65% 27.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2722 2828 3222
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Phone 8
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Phone 8 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Windows Phone 8
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Phone 8 Salary Trend in the City of London

Windows Phone 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
1 4 (100.00%) LINQ
1 4 (100.00%) Release Management
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM

Windows Phone 8
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
1 4 (100.00%) LINQ
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 4 (100.00%) Ninject
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 4 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Phone 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Release Management
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft