The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank 643 568 -
Rank change year-on-year
-75 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 6 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.052% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.045% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 0
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £52,500 £49,750
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +5.52%
Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13223 12224 14031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.45% 27.56% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11386 10376 12289
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Phone 8
England

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 28 July 2014.

Windows Phone 8 Salary Histogram in London

Windows Phone 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
1 29 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 28 (96.55%) Apple iOS
3 27 (93.10%) Android
4 23 (79.31%) C++
5 22 (75.86%) iOS Development
6 20 (68.97%) C#
6 20 (68.97%) Blackberry
7 17 (58.62%) TDD
7 17 (58.62%) WPF
7 17 (58.62%) Android Development
8 16 (55.17%) MVVM
8 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (51.72%) WinForms
10 14 (48.28%) Unit Testing
11 13 (44.83%) Software Engineering
12 12 (41.38%) Scrum
13 11 (37.93%) OO
13 11 (37.93%) .NET
13 11 (37.93%) Multithreading
13 11 (37.93%) Mobile App
14 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
14 10 (34.48%) MVC
15 9 (31.03%) Web Services
15 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
15 9 (31.03%) WCF
15 9 (31.03%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (27.59%) RESTful
16 8 (27.59%) SQL
16 8 (27.59%) Telecoms

Windows Phone 8
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
3 6 (20.69%) NUnit
4 3 (10.34%) Xcode
5 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.45%) FitNesse
General
1 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) C# Developer
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.79%) C++ Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
3 4 (13.79%) WinForms Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Software Developer
3 4 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (13.79%) iOS Developer
3 4 (13.79%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Silverlight Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8 Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) WPF
2 15 (51.72%) WinForms
3 11 (37.93%) .NET
4 9 (31.03%) Web Services
4 9 (31.03%) WCF
5 8 (27.59%) RESTful
6 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
7 6 (20.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (20.69%) NHibernate
8 3 (10.34%) HTML5
8 3 (10.34%) HTML
8 3 (10.34%) JSON
9 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
9 2 (6.90%) CSS
9 2 (6.90%) Silverlight
9 2 (6.90%) jQuery
10 1 (3.45%) REST
10 1 (3.45%) CSS3
10 1 (3.45%) WinRT
10 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) Blackberry
2 11 (37.93%) Mobile App
3 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.34%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (3.45%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
1 29 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 28 (96.55%) Apple iOS
3 27 (93.10%) Android
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) iOS Development
2 17 (58.62%) TDD
2 17 (58.62%) Android Development
3 16 (55.17%) MVVM
3 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (48.28%) Unit Testing
5 13 (44.83%) Software Engineering
6 12 (41.38%) Scrum
7 11 (37.93%) OO
7 11 (37.93%) Multithreading
8 10 (34.48%) MVC
9 7 (24.14%) SOA
10 6 (20.69%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (13.79%) OOD
12 3 (10.34%) OOP
13 1 (3.45%) Kanban
13 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
13 1 (3.45%) RAD
13 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) C++
2 20 (68.97%) C#
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
4 6 (20.69%) Java
4 6 (20.69%) VC++
4 6 (20.69%) Objective-C
5 4 (13.79%) C
6 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix
2 1 (3.45%) Telerik
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