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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank 641 597 -
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 21 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.031% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.15% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 0
Average salary £45,000 £71,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 -
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13587 12051 15007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.38% 26.52% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11511 10297 13078
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Phone 8
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -19 1 £42,500 -37.03%
Windows Phone 8
England

Windows Phone 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
1 27 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 26 (96.30%) Apple iOS
3 25 (92.59%) Android
4 21 (77.78%) C#
5 19 (70.37%) WPF
6 18 (66.67%) iOS Development
7 17 (62.96%) C++
8 16 (59.26%) Blackberry
9 15 (55.56%) TDD
9 15 (55.56%) Android Development
9 15 (55.56%) MVVM
10 14 (51.85%) WinForms
11 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (48.15%) Unit Testing
12 10 (37.04%) Scrum
12 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
12 10 (37.04%) .NET
13 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
13 8 (29.63%) Web Services
13 8 (29.63%) MVC
13 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
13 8 (29.63%) WCF
13 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
13 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (29.63%) RESTful
14 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
14 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework

Windows Phone 8
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (3.70%) SaaS
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
3 6 (22.22%) NUnit
4 2 (7.41%) Xcode
5 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.70%) Selenium
5 1 (3.70%) FitNesse
General
1 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 4 (14.81%) WinForms Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) iOS Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 8 Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Silverlight Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Real Time Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Product Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.70%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) WPF
2 14 (51.85%) WinForms
3 10 (37.04%) .NET
4 8 (29.63%) Web Services
4 8 (29.63%) WCF
4 8 (29.63%) RESTful
5 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
6 6 (22.22%) NHibernate
6 6 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (7.41%) Silverlight
7 2 (7.41%) JSON
8 1 (3.70%) iOS SDK
8 1 (3.70%) REST
8 1 (3.70%) WinRT
8 1 (3.70%) HTML5
8 1 (3.70%) HTML
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.70%) CSS
8 1 (3.70%) XML
8 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Blackberry
2 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.41%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (3.70%) Video on Demand
5 1 (3.70%) Handset
5 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.70%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
1 27 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 26 (96.30%) Apple iOS
3 25 (92.59%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 15 (55.56%) TDD
2 15 (55.56%) Android Development
2 15 (55.56%) MVVM
3 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) Unit Testing
4 10 (37.04%) Scrum
5 8 (29.63%) MVC
5 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
6 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
6 7 (25.93%) SOA
6 7 (25.93%) OO
7 6 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (3.70%) Marketing Strategy
8 1 (3.70%) Low Latency
8 1 (3.70%) Product Marketing
8 1 (3.70%) Kanban
8 1 (3.70%) Product Management
8 1 (3.70%) Validation
8 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) C#
2 17 (62.96%) C++
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) VC++
5 4 (14.81%) Objective-C
6 3 (11.11%) Java
7 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Telerik
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix
2 1 (3.70%) Apple
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