The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows 8 Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 8 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows 8 Developer
Rank 877 820 883
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows 8 Developer 5 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.010% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.010% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 2
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 - -
Windows 8 Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101022 95344 106346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.22% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79867 91509
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Windows 8 Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Windows 8 Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows 8 Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Windows 8 Developer Salary Trend in England

Windows 8 Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 8 Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Windows 8 Developer Salary Histogram in England

Windows 8 Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
London -21 2 £55,000 +4.76%
South East - 2 £35,000 -
South West - 1 £35,000 -
Windows 8 Developer
UK

Windows 8 Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Windows 8 Developer in their job title 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 with Windows 8 Developer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 11 (57.89%) Mobile App
3 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
4 7 (36.84%) .NET
4 7 (36.84%) Android
5 6 (31.58%) NFC
5 6 (31.58%) Objective-C
5 6 (31.58%) C
5 6 (31.58%) C++
5 6 (31.58%) Java
5 6 (31.58%) WinRT
6 5 (26.32%) Smartphone
6 5 (26.32%) WPF
6 5 (26.32%) Open Source
7 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 4 (21.05%) HTML
7 4 (21.05%) C#
7 4 (21.05%) XAML
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Phone
8 3 (15.79%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (15.79%) GitHub
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.79%) WCF
8 3 (15.79%) HTML5
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Phone 7
8 3 (15.79%) TDD
8 3 (15.79%) Retail
9 2 (10.53%) WebLogic

Windows 8 Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Windows 8 Developer in their job title 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 with Windows 8 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) NFC
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Blend
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Expression Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) WinRT
3 5 (26.32%) WPF
4 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) CSS
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.79%) WCF
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
6 2 (10.53%) CSS3
6 2 (10.53%) Silverlight
6 2 (10.53%) XML
7 1 (5.26%) XSLT
7 1 (5.26%) OpenGL
7 1 (5.26%) DirectX
7 1 (5.26%) Ajax
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.26%) JSON
7 1 (5.26%) Web Services
7 1 (5.26%) jQuery
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Mobile App
2 5 (26.32%) Smartphone
2 5 (26.32%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 7 (36.84%) Android
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Phone
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Phone 7
5 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) TDD
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.26%) Web Development
2 1 (5.26%) MVVM
2 1 (5.26%) OO
2 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
2 1 (5.26%) OOD
2 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C++
1 6 (31.58%) Java
1 6 (31.58%) C
1 6 (31.58%) Objective-C
2 4 (21.05%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA