The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Phone 8 over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank 243 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.016% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.068% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
Windows Phone 8
England

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

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1474 1739 1971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.03% 24.77% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1215 1431 1667
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

Windows Phone 8
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Phone 8 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Phone 8 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Windows Phone 8
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Phone 8 across the North West region.

Windows Phone 8 Salary Trend in the North West

Windows Phone 8
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Phone 8 within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 1 - - 2
Windows Phone 8
England

Windows Phone 8
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Windows Phone 8 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 8.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Phone
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) VisualSVN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8

Windows Phone 8
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Windows Phone 8 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 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (50.00%) VisualSVN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
North West
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago