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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 176 181 174
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 3 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.080% 0.18% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.31% 0.72% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 16
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +12.67%
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
967 979 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.65% 24.66% 26.57%
Number of salaries quoted 807 808 941
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
1 23 (100.00%) Android
1 23 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 23 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 16 (69.57%) iOS Development
3 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (52.17%) HTML
4 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
4 12 (52.17%) Android Development
5 11 (47.83%) Use Case
6 10 (43.48%) RESTful
6 10 (43.48%) UML
6 10 (43.48%) Web Services
7 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
8 8 (34.78%) Apple
8 8 (34.78%) Objective-C
8 8 (34.78%) Mobile Application Development
9 7 (30.43%) J2ME
9 7 (30.43%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (30.43%) Blackberry
9 7 (30.43%) Symbian
9 7 (30.43%) CSS
9 7 (30.43%) User Experience
10 6 (26.09%) .NET
10 6 (26.09%) XML
10 6 (26.09%) OO
10 6 (26.09%) XHTML
10 6 (26.09%) XAML
10 6 (26.09%) WPF
11 5 (21.74%) Google

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) 3G
1 1 (4.35%) SS7
1 1 (4.35%) 2G
1 1 (4.35%) NGN
1 1 (4.35%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (4.35%) LTE
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Xcode
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 17 (73.91%) Mobile Developer
3 12 (52.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Applications Developer
5 4 (17.39%) iOS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Tester
6 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 10 (43.48%) Web Services
2 10 (43.48%) RESTful
3 7 (30.43%) CSS
3 7 (30.43%) J2ME
4 6 (26.09%) XHTML
4 6 (26.09%) XML
4 6 (26.09%) .NET
4 6 (26.09%) WPF
5 5 (21.74%) HTML5
5 5 (21.74%) iOS SDK
5 5 (21.74%) REST
5 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
5 5 (21.74%) Cocoa
5 5 (21.74%) Android SDK
6 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.35%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
7 1 (4.35%) jQuery
7 1 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (30.43%) User Experience
2 7 (30.43%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
1 23 (100.00%) Android
1 23 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) iOS Development
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) Android Development
4 11 (47.83%) Use Case
5 10 (43.48%) UML
6 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
7 8 (34.78%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (26.09%) OO
9 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
10 3 (13.04%) Market Research
10 3 (13.04%) Web Development
11 1 (4.35%) Cyber Security
11 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 8 (34.78%) Objective-C
3 6 (26.09%) XAML
4 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
4 5 (21.74%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) XPath
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Apple
2 7 (30.43%) Symbian
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Google
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £26,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago