The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Phone 8 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 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank 773 798 870
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +72
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 97 58 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.057% 0.004%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.33% 0.21% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 57 46 4
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £49,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +5.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,750 £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +8.24%
Windows Phone 8
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29071 28004 31351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.98% 27.42% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24350 23974 27106
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Phone 8
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Windows Phone 8 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows Phone 8
Salary Trend in England

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

Windows Phone 8 Salary Trend in England

Windows Phone 8
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Phone 8 across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Windows Phone 8 Salary Histogram in England

Windows Phone 8
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 Phone 8 within the England region over the 3 months to 20 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
South East +16 30 £60,000 +14.28% 2
North West +15 27 £35,000 -56.25% 1
East of England +12 19 £29,000 -61.33% 3
London -25 14 £52,500 -0.94% 4
Yorkshire -31 4 £31,250 +13.63%
South West -11 2 £32,500 +30.00%
West Midlands -5 1 - -
Windows Phone 8
UK

Windows Phone 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 164 (100.00%) Windows
1 164 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 106 (64.63%) Android
3 77 (46.95%) Blackberry
4 64 (39.02%) C#
5 63 (38.41%) Microsoft
6 60 (36.59%) Apple iOS
7 47 (28.66%) .NET
8 43 (26.22%) VPN
9 42 (25.61%) LAN
9 42 (25.61%) Citrix
10 41 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 41 (25.00%) SAN
10 41 (25.00%) Lotus
10 41 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 41 (25.00%) DNS
10 41 (25.00%) WAN
10 41 (25.00%) DHCP
10 41 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
10 41 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 41 (25.00%) McAfee
10 41 (25.00%) VMware
10 41 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 41 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 40 (24.39%) MCSE
12 39 (23.78%) Wi-Fi
13 37 (22.56%) Backup Exec
13 37 (22.56%) Clearswift
13 37 (22.56%) Firewall
13 37 (22.56%) SQL

Windows Phone 8
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 41 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
1 41 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (2.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 29 (17.68%) MS Excel
2 20 (12.20%) MS Office
3 2 (1.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 35 (21.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (20.73%) Office 365
3 7 (4.27%) SaaS
4 4 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 43 (26.22%) VPN
2 42 (25.61%) LAN
3 41 (25.00%) DNS
3 41 (25.00%) SAN
3 41 (25.00%) WAN
3 41 (25.00%) DHCP
4 39 (23.78%) Wi-Fi
5 37 (22.56%) Firewall
6 4 (2.44%) VoIP
7 3 (1.83%) HTTP
7 3 (1.83%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.22%) 3G
8 2 (1.22%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.44%) SQLite
4 1 (0.61%) Big Data
4 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (10.98%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.49%) NUnit
2 9 (5.49%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.83%) Xcode
5 2 (1.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.61%) JUnit
6 1 (0.61%) Subversion
6 1 (0.61%) JIRA
6 1 (0.61%) Selenium
6 1 (0.61%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.61%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.61%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (6.10%) Telecoms
1 10 (6.10%) Finance
2 7 (4.27%) Retail
3 6 (3.66%) Billing
4 5 (3.05%) Marketing
5 3 (1.83%) Publishing
6 1 (0.61%) Games
6 1 (0.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (50.61%) Developer
2 37 (22.56%) Network Support
3 36 (21.95%) Technical Manager
4 35 (21.34%) Network Engineer
4 35 (21.34%) 3rd Line Support
5 34 (20.73%) Account Manager
5 34 (20.73%) Technical Account Manager
6 31 (18.90%) PC Support
6 31 (18.90%) PC Engineer
7 24 (14.63%) .NET Developer
8 22 (13.41%) C# Developer
8 22 (13.41%) Mobile Developer
9 18 (10.98%) Support Engineer
9 18 (10.98%) PC Support Engineer
9 18 (10.98%) Network Support Engineer
10 17 (10.37%) Support Analyst
10 17 (10.37%) Analyst
11 16 (9.76%) Network Support Analyst
11 16 (9.76%) Network Analyst
12 15 (9.15%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (28.66%) .NET
2 32 (19.51%) HTML
3 30 (18.29%) CSS
4 29 (17.68%) Web Services
5 27 (16.46%) WPF
6 25 (15.24%) jQuery
7 21 (12.80%) LINQ
7 21 (12.80%) ASP.NET
8 19 (11.59%) Silverlight
9 18 (10.98%) .NET Framework
10 16 (9.76%) WCF
11 14 (8.54%) WinForms
12 13 (7.93%) RESTful
12 13 (7.93%) HTML5
13 9 (5.49%) JSON
13 9 (5.49%) Cocoa
13 9 (5.49%) Cocoa Touch
13 9 (5.49%) UIKit
14 7 (4.27%) Ajax
14 7 (4.27%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 77 (46.95%) Blackberry
2 37 (22.56%) SecurID
3 35 (21.34%) Enterprise Software
4 31 (18.90%) Mobile App
5 15 (9.15%) iPhone
6 12 (7.32%) Computer Science
7 9 (5.49%) iPad
8 5 (3.05%) Social Media
8 5 (3.05%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.83%) Smartcard
9 3 (1.83%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (1.83%) PKI
9 3 (1.83%) GIS
10 1 (0.61%) Pocket PC
10 1 (0.61%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 164 (100.00%) Windows
1 164 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 106 (64.63%) Android
3 60 (36.59%) Apple iOS
4 41 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 41 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (22.56%) VMS
6 20 (12.20%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.66%) Windows Phone 7
7 6 (3.66%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (3.05%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.83%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.22%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.61%) Linux
11 1 (0.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.73%) Service Delivery
1 34 (20.73%) OpenUP
2 31 (18.90%) Android Development
3 30 (18.29%) iOS Development
3 30 (18.29%) OO
4 28 (17.07%) MVVM
5 24 (14.63%) TDD
6 22 (13.41%) Software Engineering
7 20 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (12.20%) MVC
8 19 (11.59%) Unit Testing
9 15 (9.15%) Multithreading
9 15 (9.15%) Scrum
10 14 (8.54%) OOP
11 13 (7.93%) OOD
11 13 (7.93%) Dependency Injection
12 8 (4.88%) SOA
13 7 (4.27%) Project Management
14 6 (3.66%) B2B
14 6 (3.66%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 64 (39.02%) C#
2 37 (22.56%) SQL
3 36 (21.95%) JavaScript
4 35 (21.34%) C++
5 24 (14.63%) Objective-C
6 23 (14.02%) XAML
7 18 (10.98%) Java
8 15 (9.15%) T-SQL
9 7 (4.27%) C
10 5 (3.05%) VC++
11 1 (0.61%) Python
11 1 (0.61%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (24.39%) MCSE
3 28 (17.07%) Degree
4 3 (1.83%) CCA
4 3 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.44%) QA
2 3 (1.83%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.83%) TickIT
System Software
1 41 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 37 (22.56%) vSphere
3 19 (11.59%) XenApp
4 4 (2.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 37 (22.56%) Backup Exec
1 37 (22.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 63 (38.41%) Microsoft
2 42 (25.61%) Citrix
3 41 (25.00%) Lotus
3 41 (25.00%) McAfee
3 41 (25.00%) VMware
4 37 (22.56%) Clearswift
4 37 (22.56%) Symantec
5 9 (5.49%) Telerik
6 5 (3.05%) Facebook
6 5 (3.05%) Apple
7 4 (2.44%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.83%) Trapeze
9 2 (1.22%) Google
9 2 (1.22%) Symbian
9 2 (1.22%) BT
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