The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 143 177 172
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 36 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.89% 0.14% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.10% 0.51% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 15
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Windows Phone
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
877 982 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.60% 26.61% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 720 843 844
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 30 September 2014.

Windows Phone Salary Histogram in Manchester

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (71.70%) Android
2 38 (71.70%) Apple iOS
3 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
4 25 (47.17%) Windows Phone 8
4 25 (47.17%) Mobile App
5 24 (45.28%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (41.51%) User Experience
7 20 (37.74%) HTML
8 18 (33.96%) Blackberry
9 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (28.30%) OpenUP
10 15 (28.30%) Office 365
10 15 (28.30%) Service Delivery
10 15 (28.30%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (26.42%) Android Development
12 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
12 12 (22.64%) Objective-C
13 11 (20.75%) CSS
13 11 (20.75%) OO
13 11 (20.75%) Cocoa
14 10 (18.87%) OOP
14 10 (18.87%) Penetration Testing
14 10 (18.87%) iPhone
14 10 (18.87%) Degree
14 10 (18.87%) iPad
14 10 (18.87%) Mobile Application Development
14 10 (18.87%) Cocoa Touch
14 10 (18.87%) UIKit
15 9 (16.98%) AngularJS

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 24 (45.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (28.30%) Office 365
3 5 (9.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
1 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) NUnit
1 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) Xcode
General
1 5 (9.43%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Developer
1 28 (52.83%) Mobile Developer
2 16 (30.19%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 15 (28.30%) Technical Account Manager
3 15 (28.30%) Technical Manager
3 15 (28.30%) Account Manager
4 10 (18.87%) Tester
4 10 (18.87%) Penetration Tester
4 10 (18.87%) Security Tester
4 10 (18.87%) Mobile Tester
5 9 (16.98%) Applications Developer
6 1 (1.89%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.74%) HTML
2 11 (20.75%) CSS
2 11 (20.75%) Cocoa
3 10 (18.87%) Cocoa Touch
3 10 (18.87%) UIKit
4 9 (16.98%) AngularJS
4 9 (16.98%) HTML5
5 8 (15.09%) Web Services
5 8 (15.09%) .NET
6 7 (13.21%) J2ME
6 7 (13.21%) RESTful
7 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
7 5 (9.43%) Xamarin.iOS
8 3 (5.66%) COM
9 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.89%) XML
9 1 (1.89%) XHTML
9 1 (1.89%) iOS SDK
9 1 (1.89%) REST
9 1 (1.89%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (47.17%) Mobile App
2 22 (41.51%) User Experience
3 18 (33.96%) Blackberry
4 15 (28.30%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (18.87%) iPhone
5 10 (18.87%) iPad
6 5 (9.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (71.70%) Android
2 38 (71.70%) Apple iOS
3 25 (47.17%) Windows Phone 8
4 7 (13.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.30%) Service Delivery
2 15 (28.30%) OpenUP
3 14 (26.42%) Android Development
4 11 (20.75%) OO
5 10 (18.87%) OOP
5 10 (18.87%) Mobile Application Development
5 10 (18.87%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (16.98%) iOS Development
6 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
7 8 (15.09%) Project Management
8 7 (13.21%) UML
8 7 (13.21%) Use Case
9 5 (9.43%) MVVM
9 5 (9.43%) TDD
10 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.89%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
1 12 (22.64%) Objective-C
2 6 (11.32%) C#
3 4 (7.55%) Java
4 2 (3.77%) PHP
4 2 (3.77%) Ruby
4 2 (3.77%) Python
5 1 (1.89%) XAML
5 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) Symbian
3 6 (11.32%) Apple
4 5 (9.43%) Facebook
4 5 (9.43%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.89%) Google
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