The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank 607 586 645
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +59
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 14 30 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.067% 0.002%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.11% 0.24% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 1
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +8.24%
Windows Phone 8
England

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

Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12927 12418 13895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.24% 27.63% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11104 10596 12164
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Phone 8
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Windows Phone 8 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Phone 8
Salary Trend in London

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

Windows Phone 8 Salary Trend in London

Windows Phone 8
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Phone 8 across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Windows Phone 8 Salary Histogram in London

Windows Phone 8
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 22 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
City of London -7 2 £49,000 -30.00% 3
Windows Phone 8
England

Windows Phone 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
1 36 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 29 (80.56%) Apple iOS
3 28 (77.78%) Android
4 24 (66.67%) C++
5 22 (61.11%) C#
5 22 (61.11%) iOS Development
6 19 (52.78%) WPF
6 19 (52.78%) Blackberry
7 17 (47.22%) Android Development
8 16 (44.44%) MVVM
8 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
9 15 (41.67%) TDD
9 15 (41.67%) Multithreading
10 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
11 13 (36.11%) Scrum
11 13 (36.11%) WinForms
11 13 (36.11%) .NET
11 13 (36.11%) Unit Testing
12 12 (33.33%) OO
12 12 (33.33%) MVC
13 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
13 11 (30.56%) WCF
13 11 (30.56%) Mobile App
14 10 (27.78%) SQL
15 9 (25.00%) Web Services
16 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
16 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
16 8 (22.22%) Degree

Windows Phone 8
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) HTTP
1 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 5 (13.89%) NUnit
4 3 (8.33%) Xcode
5 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.78%) Selenium
5 1 (2.78%) FitNesse
General
1 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (80.56%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) C# Developer
3 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.89%) C++ Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Account Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Account Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Manager
5 4 (11.11%) iOS Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (8.33%) WinForms Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C++/Java Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Silverlight Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Mobile Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) WPF
2 13 (36.11%) WinForms
2 13 (36.11%) .NET
3 11 (30.56%) WCF
4 9 (25.00%) Web Services
5 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 8 (22.22%) RESTful
6 7 (19.44%) NHibernate
6 7 (19.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (19.44%) HTML5
6 7 (19.44%) HTML
7 6 (16.67%) CSS
7 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 6 (16.67%) jQuery
8 5 (13.89%) JSON
9 4 (11.11%) SOAP
10 3 (8.33%) CSS3
10 3 (8.33%) REST
10 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (52.78%) Blackberry
2 11 (30.56%) Mobile App
3 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (8.33%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (2.78%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
1 36 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 29 (80.56%) Apple iOS
3 28 (77.78%) Android
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Phone 7
4 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) iOS Development
2 17 (47.22%) Android Development
3 16 (44.44%) MVVM
3 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (41.67%) TDD
4 15 (41.67%) Multithreading
5 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 13 (36.11%) Scrum
6 13 (36.11%) Unit Testing
7 12 (33.33%) OO
7 12 (33.33%) MVC
8 7 (19.44%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (19.44%) OOD
8 7 (19.44%) SOA
9 4 (11.11%) OOP
9 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 4 (11.11%) OpenUP
10 2 (5.56%) Release Management
11 1 (2.78%) Kanban
11 1 (2.78%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) C++
2 22 (61.11%) C#
3 10 (27.78%) SQL
4 7 (19.44%) Java
5 6 (16.67%) Objective-C
6 5 (13.89%) C
6 5 (13.89%) VC++
7 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 3 (8.33%) XAML
9 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Telerik
2 1 (2.78%) Citrix
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