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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank 591 607 641
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +34
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 28 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.057% 0.006%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.22% 0.21% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 3
Average salary £49,000 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.54% -3.63%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-37.00% +25.00%
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
12455 12562 13303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.58% 27.63% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10616 10871 11527
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Phone 8
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +34 5 £49,000 -6.66% 1
Windows Phone 8
England

Windows Phone 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
1 35 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 28 (80.00%) Multithreading
3 25 (71.43%) Android
3 25 (71.43%) C++
3 25 (71.43%) Apple iOS
4 23 (65.71%) C#
5 22 (62.86%) HTML
5 22 (62.86%) MVC
5 22 (62.86%) HTML5
5 22 (62.86%) WPF
5 22 (62.86%) jQuery
6 21 (60.00%) WCF
6 21 (60.00%) .NET
6 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 21 (60.00%) ASP.NET
6 21 (60.00%) CSS
7 20 (57.14%) SOAP
8 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (51.43%) iOS Development
9 17 (48.57%) Android Development
9 17 (48.57%) Scrum
10 16 (45.71%) Web Services
10 16 (45.71%) HTTP
10 16 (45.71%) TCP/IP
10 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 16 (45.71%) CSS3
11 15 (42.86%) SOA
11 15 (42.86%) RESTful
12 12 (34.29%) OOD

Windows Phone 8
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) HTTP
1 16 (45.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) .NET Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Team Leader
3 8 (22.86%) .NET Team Leader
4 7 (20.00%) C++ Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Account Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Technical Account Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Technical Manager
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C++/Java Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Mobile Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) HTML
1 22 (62.86%) WPF
1 22 (62.86%) jQuery
1 22 (62.86%) HTML5
2 21 (60.00%) WCF
2 21 (60.00%) .NET
2 21 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (60.00%) CSS
3 20 (57.14%) SOAP
4 16 (45.71%) Web Services
4 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 16 (45.71%) CSS3
5 15 (42.86%) RESTful
6 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (14.29%) LINQ
6 5 (14.29%) Ajax
6 5 (14.29%) NHibernate
6 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 5 (14.29%) JSON
6 5 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Blackberry
2 8 (22.86%) Mobile App
3 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (14.29%) User Experience
3 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
1 35 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 25 (71.43%) Android
2 25 (71.43%) Apple iOS
3 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 22 (62.86%) MVC
3 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (51.43%) iOS Development
4 17 (48.57%) Android Development
4 17 (48.57%) Scrum
5 15 (42.86%) SOA
6 12 (34.29%) OO
6 12 (34.29%) OOD
7 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
8 6 (17.14%) OOP
8 6 (17.14%) MVVM
9 5 (14.29%) Release Management
9 5 (14.29%) OpenUP
9 5 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.71%) TDD
11 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) C++
2 23 (65.71%) C#
3 8 (22.86%) Java
4 7 (20.00%) Python
5 6 (17.14%) C
5 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.14%) SQL
6 5 (14.29%) XAML
7 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
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