The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Phone 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank 164 181 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 17 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.42% 0.049% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.67% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +8.24%
Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1021 1038 1036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.33% 25.41% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 857 900 862
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Phone 8
North West

Windows Phone 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Windows Phone 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Windows Phone 8
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Windows Phone 8 Salary Trend in Manchester

Windows Phone 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) Service Delivery
3 11 (64.71%) OpenUP
3 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (64.71%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (64.71%) Office 365
4 6 (35.29%) Cocoa Touch
4 6 (35.29%) UIKit
4 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 6 (35.29%) iPad
4 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
4 6 (35.29%) Blackberry
4 6 (35.29%) Degree
4 6 (35.29%) Android
4 6 (35.29%) iPhone
4 6 (35.29%) Cocoa
4 6 (35.29%) Objective-C
4 6 (35.29%) OOP
4 6 (35.29%) OO
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 5 (29.41%) Apple
5 5 (29.41%) Marketing
5 5 (29.41%) Social Media
5 5 (29.41%) Facebook
6 3 (17.65%) COM
7 1 (5.88%) C#
7 1 (5.88%) .NET

Windows Phone 8
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (64.71%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) NUnit
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (29.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Account Manager
1 11 (64.71%) Technical Account Manager
1 11 (64.71%) Technical Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Mobile Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Cocoa Touch
1 6 (35.29%) UIKit
1 6 (35.29%) CSS
1 6 (35.29%) Cocoa
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) COM
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) Xamarin.iOS
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (35.29%) iPad
2 6 (35.29%) Blackberry
2 6 (35.29%) iPhone
3 5 (29.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
2 6 (35.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Service Delivery
1 11 (64.71%) OpenUP
2 6 (35.29%) OOP
2 6 (35.29%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) TDD
3 1 (5.88%) MVVM
3 1 (5.88%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Objective-C
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Apple
2 5 (29.41%) Facebook
3 1 (5.88%) Xamarin
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