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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 139 172 170
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 43 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.06% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.47% 0.68% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 10
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,000 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+15.94% +1.47%
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
962 1034 997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.72% 26.36% 26.18%
Number of salaries quoted 791 897 839
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +7.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,650 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
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 27 August 2014.

Windows Phone Salary Histogram in Manchester

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (69.39%) Android
3 33 (67.35%) Apple iOS
4 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
5 25 (51.02%) Windows Phone 8
6 24 (48.98%) Microsoft Azure
7 20 (40.82%) Mobile App
8 18 (36.73%) HTML
9 16 (32.65%) Service Delivery
9 16 (32.65%) Office 365
10 15 (30.61%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (30.61%) OpenUP
10 15 (30.61%) Blackberry
11 11 (22.45%) iPhone
11 11 (22.45%) iPad
11 11 (22.45%) Objective-C
12 10 (20.41%) Cocoa
12 10 (20.41%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (20.41%) Degree
12 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
12 10 (20.41%) OOP
12 10 (20.41%) OO
12 10 (20.41%) CSS
12 10 (20.41%) Cocoa Touch
12 10 (20.41%) UIKit
12 10 (20.41%) Android Development
13 8 (16.33%) Mobile Application Development
13 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
13 8 (16.33%) HTML5
13 8 (16.33%) Project Management

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.04%) Lync
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (48.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (32.65%) Office 365
3 5 (10.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) VPN
2 1 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) SSL
2 1 (2.04%) MPLS
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.04%) SMTP
2 1 (2.04%) DHCP
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) NUnit
1 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (10.20%) Marketing
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Developer
1 23 (46.94%) Mobile Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Account Manager
2 15 (30.61%) Technical Account Manager
2 15 (30.61%) Technical Manager
3 12 (24.49%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 10 (20.41%) Tester
4 10 (20.41%) Penetration Tester
4 10 (20.41%) Security Tester
4 10 (20.41%) Mobile Tester
5 8 (16.33%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.04%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) HTML
2 10 (20.41%) CSS
2 10 (20.41%) Cocoa
2 10 (20.41%) Cocoa Touch
2 10 (20.41%) UIKit
3 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
3 8 (16.33%) HTML5
4 7 (14.29%) .NET
5 5 (10.20%) Web Services
5 5 (10.20%) Xamarin.iOS
5 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
6 4 (8.16%) RESTful
6 4 (8.16%) J2ME
7 3 (6.12%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) Mobile App
2 15 (30.61%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (30.61%) Blackberry
3 11 (22.45%) iPhone
3 11 (22.45%) iPad
4 5 (10.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (69.39%) Android
3 33 (67.35%) Apple iOS
4 25 (51.02%) Windows Phone 8
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Service Delivery
2 15 (30.61%) OpenUP
3 10 (20.41%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (20.41%) OOP
3 10 (20.41%) OO
3 10 (20.41%) Android Development
4 8 (16.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 8 (16.33%) E-Commerce
4 8 (16.33%) Project Management
5 5 (10.20%) TDD
5 5 (10.20%) MVVM
5 5 (10.20%) iOS Development
6 4 (8.16%) Use Case
6 4 (8.16%) UML
6 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.04%) ITIL
7 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.04%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.04%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) Objective-C
2 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.24%) C#
4 3 (6.12%) Java
5 2 (4.08%) PHP
5 2 (4.08%) Python
5 2 (4.08%) Ruby
6 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) MCP
2 1 (2.04%) MCSE
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Apple
2 5 (10.20%) Facebook
2 5 (10.20%) Xamarin
3 4 (8.16%) Symbian
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