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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 212 202 226
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +24
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 35 44 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.61% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.30% 2.53% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 11
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,450 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
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
1523 1741 1838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.39% 24.28% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1440 1588
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 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 +7 17 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Manchester -13 16 £32,500 -31.57% 3
Merseyside +11 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Cumbria - 1 £19,500 - 1
Windows Phone
England

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (95.00%) Android
3 34 (85.00%) Apple iOS
4 28 (70.00%) C#
5 26 (65.00%) REST
6 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
7 22 (55.00%) Web Services
8 21 (52.50%) Apple
9 19 (47.50%) MVC
9 19 (47.50%) Visual Studio
9 19 (47.50%) SOAP
9 19 (47.50%) MS Excel
9 19 (47.50%) MVVM
9 19 (47.50%) Windows Phone 7
9 19 (47.50%) WPF
10 18 (45.00%) Silverlight
10 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 18 (45.00%) ServiceStack
10 18 (45.00%) N-Tier
10 18 (45.00%) XML
10 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
10 18 (45.00%) WinForms
11 17 (42.50%) .NET
11 17 (42.50%) Software Engineering
12 16 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
12 16 (40.00%) WCF
12 16 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
12 16 (40.00%) Mobile App
12 16 (40.00%) Entity Framework
13 14 (35.00%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (47.50%) MS Excel
2 14 (35.00%) MS Visio
3 13 (32.50%) MS Project
4 3 (7.50%) MS Office
5 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) DNS
1 3 (7.50%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) Intranet
2 2 (5.00%) Internet
2 2 (5.00%) GPRS
2 2 (5.00%) UMTS
2 2 (5.00%) VPN
2 2 (5.00%) Wireless
2 2 (5.00%) Network Security
3 1 (2.50%) VDSL
3 1 (2.50%) VLAN
3 1 (2.50%) ADSL
3 1 (2.50%) DHCP
3 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) Xcode
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) VisualSVN
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (80.00%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) Software Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Mobile Developer
4 10 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 9 (22.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 8 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Applications Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Analyst
10 2 (5.00%) iOS Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Senior iOS Developer
10 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (5.00%) IT Support
10 2 (5.00%) IT Technician
11 1 (2.50%) Junior IT Technician
11 1 (2.50%) Mobile Software Engineer
11 1 (2.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) REST
2 22 (55.00%) Web Services
3 19 (47.50%) SOAP
3 19 (47.50%) WPF
4 18 (45.00%) Silverlight
4 18 (45.00%) WinForms
4 18 (45.00%) XML
4 18 (45.00%) ServiceStack
4 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 17 (42.50%) .NET
6 16 (40.00%) WCF
6 16 (40.00%) Entity Framework
7 14 (35.00%) .NET Framework
8 11 (27.50%) J2ME
9 9 (22.50%) COM
10 5 (12.50%) CSS
10 5 (12.50%) HTML
11 3 (7.50%) RESTful
11 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) N-Tier
2 16 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 13 (32.50%) Blackberry
4 11 (27.50%) iPhone
5 10 (25.00%) iPad
6 3 (7.50%) User Experience
6 3 (7.50%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
7 1 (2.50%) Handset
7 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
7 1 (2.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (95.00%) Android
3 34 (85.00%) Apple iOS
4 19 (47.50%) Windows Phone 7
5 16 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.00%) Windows CE
8 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) MVC
1 19 (47.50%) MVVM
2 17 (42.50%) Software Engineering
3 16 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (32.50%) Software Testing
6 11 (27.50%) Use Case
6 11 (27.50%) UML
6 11 (27.50%) iOS Development
7 10 (25.00%) Android Development
8 9 (22.50%) Scrum
9 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 8 (20.00%) Market Research
9 8 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 8 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (20.00%) SDLC
10 6 (15.00%) Mobile Development
11 2 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
11 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
11 2 (5.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) C#
2 9 (22.50%) C++
3 8 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.50%) SQL
5 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (5.00%) Apple Swift
5 2 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) HND
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Firmware
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (52.50%) Apple
3 11 (27.50%) Symbian
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Nokia
4 1 (2.50%) Remedy
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.50%) SonicWALL
4 1 (2.50%) Draytek
4 1 (2.50%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
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