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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 242 241 235
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 7 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.15% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.45% 0.62% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 27
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1553 1764 2014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.66% 24.70% 26.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1286 1452 1707
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +4 4 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Manchester +1 2 £35,000 -
Windows Phone
England

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Android
1 21 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 17 (80.95%) Mobile App
3 11 (52.38%) iOS Development
4 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (47.62%) Web Services
5 9 (42.86%) Apple
5 9 (42.86%) HTML
5 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 8 (38.10%) .NET
6 8 (38.10%) Android Development
7 7 (33.33%) RESTful
7 7 (33.33%) WPF
7 7 (33.33%) Use Case
7 7 (33.33%) UML
7 7 (33.33%) XML
7 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (28.57%) Objective-C
8 6 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (28.57%) REST
9 5 (23.81%) HTML5
9 5 (23.81%) User Experience
9 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
9 5 (23.81%) CSS
9 5 (23.81%) C#
10 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
10 4 (19.05%) VB.NET

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) GPRS
1 2 (9.52%) UMTS
2 1 (4.76%) 3G
2 1 (4.76%) SS7
2 1 (4.76%) 2G
2 1 (4.76%) NGN
2 1 (4.76%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (4.76%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 3 (14.29%) Xcode
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Electronics
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Mobile Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Applications Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) iOS Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) UI Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Tester
7 1 (4.76%) UI Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) Web Services
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 8 (38.10%) .NET
4 7 (33.33%) XML
4 7 (33.33%) WPF
4 7 (33.33%) RESTful
5 6 (28.57%) REST
6 5 (23.81%) HTML5
6 5 (23.81%) CSS
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (19.05%) Silverlight
7 4 (19.05%) J2ME
8 3 (14.29%) Cocoa
8 3 (14.29%) WinForms
8 3 (14.29%) SOAP
8 3 (14.29%) XHTML
8 3 (14.29%) ServiceStack
8 3 (14.29%) Android SDK
8 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (14.29%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 17 (80.95%) Mobile App
2 5 (23.81%) User Experience
2 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
3 3 (14.29%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Android
1 21 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Phone 7
4 2 (9.52%) Windows CE
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) iOS Development
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Android Development
4 7 (33.33%) UML
4 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 7 (33.33%) Use Case
5 6 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (19.05%) MVVM
6 4 (19.05%) MVC
6 4 (19.05%) OO
7 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 3 (14.29%) Web Development
7 3 (14.29%) Market Research
8 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (4.76%) Workflow
9 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) Objective-C
3 5 (23.81%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
4 4 (19.05%) XAML
5 3 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Apple
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Symbian
4 3 (14.29%) Google
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