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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank - 181 176
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 0 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.16% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.61% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 15
Average salary - £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
750 990 1053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.19% 25.72% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 620 826 931
Average salary £34,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.98% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,960 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Android
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 4 (57.14%) iOS Development
2 4 (57.14%) Use Case
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Apple
3 3 (42.86%) Objective-C
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) Market Research
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 1 (14.29%) Symbian
4 1 (14.29%) J2ME

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Applications Developer
3 3 (42.86%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) RESTful
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Android
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) iOS Development
1 4 (57.14%) Use Case
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) Market Research
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Symbian