The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 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 over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 208 225 236
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 51 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.94% 0.46% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 15
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
Windows Phone
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
1732 1741 1892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.56% 25.43% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1407 1513 1609
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 the North West

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

Windows Phone Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Windows Phone
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Windows Phone Salary Trend in the North West

Windows Phone
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Phone across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Windows Phone Salary Histogram in the North West

Windows Phone
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
Manchester +26 43 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Cheshire - 7 £35,000 -
Merseyside +7 1 £35,000 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Phone
England

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (75.41%) Android
3 45 (73.77%) Apple iOS
4 41 (67.21%) Microsoft
5 33 (54.10%) Windows Phone 8
6 27 (44.26%) HTML
6 27 (44.26%) Mobile App
7 24 (39.34%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
8 19 (31.15%) .NET
8 19 (31.15%) CSS
9 18 (29.51%) C#
10 16 (26.23%) Web Services
10 16 (26.23%) Service Delivery
10 16 (26.23%) Office 365
11 15 (24.59%) OpenUP
11 15 (24.59%) Blackberry
11 15 (24.59%) Project Management
11 15 (24.59%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
13 11 (18.03%) iPhone
13 11 (18.03%) iPad
13 11 (18.03%) Visual Studio
13 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
13 11 (18.03%) Objective-C
13 11 (18.03%) Android Development
14 10 (16.39%) Cocoa
14 10 (16.39%) OOP
14 10 (16.39%) OO
14 10 (16.39%) Cocoa Touch

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.64%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Project
2 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (39.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (26.23%) Office 365
3 5 (8.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) UMTS
1 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.28%) GPRS
2 1 (1.64%) VPN
2 1 (1.64%) DNS
2 1 (1.64%) SSL
2 1 (1.64%) SMTP
2 1 (1.64%) DHCP
2 1 (1.64%) HTTP
2 1 (1.64%) MPLS
2 1 (1.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) SQLite
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.20%) NUnit
2 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (9.84%) Retail
2 5 (8.20%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (57.38%) Developer
2 23 (37.70%) Mobile Developer
3 15 (24.59%) Technical Account Manager
3 15 (24.59%) Technical Manager
3 15 (24.59%) Account Manager
4 12 (19.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Mobile Tester
5 10 (16.39%) Tester
5 10 (16.39%) Security Tester
5 10 (16.39%) Penetration Tester
6 8 (13.11%) .NET Developer
6 8 (13.11%) C# Developer
6 8 (13.11%) Applications Developer
6 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (13.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (13.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (44.26%) HTML
2 19 (31.15%) .NET
2 19 (31.15%) CSS
3 16 (26.23%) Web Services
4 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
5 10 (16.39%) Cocoa
5 10 (16.39%) Cocoa Touch
5 10 (16.39%) UIKit
6 8 (13.11%) jQuery
6 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
6 8 (13.11%) LINQ
6 8 (13.11%) HTML5
7 6 (9.84%) .NET Framework
8 5 (8.20%) Xamarin.iOS
9 4 (6.56%) RESTful
9 4 (6.56%) WinForms
9 4 (6.56%) J2ME
9 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (4.92%) XML
10 3 (4.92%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (44.26%) Mobile App
2 15 (24.59%) Blackberry
2 15 (24.59%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (18.03%) iPhone
3 11 (18.03%) iPad
4 5 (8.20%) Social Media
5 3 (4.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (75.41%) Android
3 45 (73.77%) Apple iOS
4 33 (54.10%) Windows Phone 8
5 6 (9.84%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (4.92%) Windows Phone 7
7 2 (3.28%) Windows CE
8 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) Service Delivery
2 15 (24.59%) OpenUP
2 15 (24.59%) Project Management
3 11 (18.03%) Android Development
4 10 (16.39%) OOP
4 10 (16.39%) OO
4 10 (16.39%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (13.11%) E-Commerce
5 8 (13.11%) MVVM
5 8 (13.11%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (9.84%) iOS Development
7 5 (8.20%) TDD
8 4 (6.56%) Use Case
8 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.56%) UML
9 3 (4.92%) MVC
9 3 (4.92%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.28%) Software Testing
10 2 (3.28%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.64%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
2 18 (29.51%) C#
3 11 (18.03%) Objective-C
4 8 (13.11%) SQL
4 8 (13.11%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.92%) Java
6 2 (3.28%) Ruby
6 2 (3.28%) PHP
6 2 (3.28%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) MCP
3 1 (1.64%) MCSE
3 1 (1.64%) MCITP
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (67.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) Apple
2 8 (13.11%) Telerik
3 5 (8.20%) Facebook
3 5 (8.20%) Xamarin
4 4 (6.56%) Symbian
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Posted: 2 days ago
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