The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Phone 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 over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 151 172 173
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 28 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 0.38% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.78% 1.52% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 5
Average salary £61,250 £37,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.33% +87.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £34,500 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £48,000 £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1007 1053 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.77% 25.17% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 851 914 872
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Phone
North West

Windows Phone
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Windows Phone Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Windows Phone
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Windows Phone Salary Trend in Manchester

Windows Phone
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

Windows Phone Salary Histogram in Manchester

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Windows Phone 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.

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (73.53%) Android
3 23 (67.65%) Apple iOS
4 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 15 (44.12%) Mobile App
6 14 (41.18%) Windows Phone 8
7 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (32.35%) Blackberry
8 11 (32.35%) Service Delivery
8 11 (32.35%) Office 365
9 10 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (26.47%) HTML
10 9 (26.47%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (26.47%) OpenUP
11 8 (23.53%) iPhone
11 8 (23.53%) Objective-C
12 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
12 7 (20.59%) CSS
12 7 (20.59%) OO
12 7 (20.59%) iPad
13 6 (17.65%) Android Development
13 6 (17.65%) iOS Development
13 6 (17.65%) Java
14 5 (14.71%) OOP
14 5 (14.71%) Apple
14 5 (14.71%) Cocoa
14 5 (14.71%) Marketing
14 5 (14.71%) Degree
14 5 (14.71%) Social Media
14 5 (14.71%) Facebook

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Windows Phone 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (5.88%) Lync
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (32.35%) Office 365
3 2 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) Unified Communications
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) SMTP
2 2 (5.88%) DHCP
2 2 (5.88%) VPN
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 2 (5.88%) SSL
2 2 (5.88%) MPLS
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.88%) PhoneGap
1 2 (5.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 2 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Mobile Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Penetration Tester
3 9 (26.47%) Technical Account Manager
3 9 (26.47%) Technical Manager
3 9 (26.47%) Tester
3 9 (26.47%) Account Manager
3 9 (26.47%) Security Tester
3 9 (26.47%) Mobile Tester
4 5 (14.71%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Ethical Hacker
7 1 (2.94%) Junior
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) HTML
2 7 (20.59%) CSS
3 5 (14.71%) Cocoa
3 5 (14.71%) Cocoa Touch
3 5 (14.71%) UIKit
4 4 (11.76%) HTML5
4 4 (11.76%) Web Services
4 4 (11.76%) .NET
5 3 (8.82%) COM
5 3 (8.82%) J2ME
5 3 (8.82%) RESTful
6 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.88%) Xamarin.iOS
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Mobile App
2 11 (32.35%) Blackberry
3 9 (26.47%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (23.53%) iPhone
5 7 (20.59%) iPad
6 5 (14.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (73.53%) Android
3 23 (67.65%) Apple iOS
4 14 (41.18%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Service Delivery
2 10 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (26.47%) OpenUP
4 7 (20.59%) OO
5 6 (17.65%) Android Development
5 6 (17.65%) iOS Development
6 5 (14.71%) OOP
7 3 (8.82%) UML
7 3 (8.82%) Use Case
7 3 (8.82%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (5.88%) Project Management
8 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.88%) TDD
8 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.88%) ITIL
8 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) Objective-C
2 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby
5 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.88%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) MCITP
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) MCSE
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Apple
2 5 (14.71%) Facebook
3 3 (8.82%) Symbian
4 2 (5.88%) Xamarin
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