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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 232 226 224
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 10 16 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.24% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.60% 0.98% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 33
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £23,400 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+22.14% -5.40%
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
1676 1634 1854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.79% 24.83% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1439 1388 1576
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £47,500
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 5 March 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 5 March 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
Manchester -14 7 £35,000 - 4
Cheshire -14 3 £45,000 +62.16% 1
Windows Phone
England

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
1 29 (100.00%) Android
1 29 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 27 (93.10%) Mobile App
3 19 (65.52%) iOS Development
4 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (51.72%) HTML
5 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
5 15 (51.72%) Android Development
6 13 (44.83%) Web Services
7 12 (41.38%) Use Case
8 11 (37.93%) UML
8 11 (37.93%) Apple
8 11 (37.93%) RESTful
9 10 (34.48%) Mobile Application Development
9 10 (34.48%) E-Commerce
9 10 (34.48%) XML
9 10 (34.48%) .NET
9 10 (34.48%) Windows Mobile
10 9 (31.03%) Objective-C
10 9 (31.03%) WPF
10 9 (31.03%) CSS
10 9 (31.03%) User Experience
11 8 (27.59%) REST
11 8 (27.59%) J2ME
11 8 (27.59%) Symbian
11 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
11 8 (27.59%) Blackberry
12 7 (24.14%) OO
12 7 (24.14%) XHTML

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) UMTS
1 2 (6.90%) GPRS
2 1 (3.45%) 3G
2 1 (3.45%) SS7
2 1 (3.45%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (3.45%) NGN
2 1 (3.45%) LTE
2 1 (3.45%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Xcode
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Developer
2 20 (68.97%) Mobile Developer
3 14 (48.28%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Software Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Applications Developer
5 4 (13.79%) iOS Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.45%) UI Programmer
8 1 (3.45%) Tester
8 1 (3.45%) UI Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) HTML
2 13 (44.83%) Web Services
3 11 (37.93%) RESTful
4 10 (34.48%) XML
4 10 (34.48%) .NET
5 9 (31.03%) WPF
5 9 (31.03%) CSS
6 8 (27.59%) REST
6 8 (27.59%) J2ME
7 7 (24.14%) XHTML
7 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
7 7 (24.14%) HTML5
8 6 (20.69%) iOS SDK
8 6 (20.69%) Android SDK
8 6 (20.69%) Cocoa
9 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
9 3 (10.34%) Silverlight
10 2 (6.90%) WinForms
10 2 (6.90%) jQuery
10 2 (6.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (93.10%) Mobile App
2 9 (31.03%) User Experience
3 8 (27.59%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.45%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
1 29 (100.00%) Android
1 29 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (6.90%) Windows CE
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) iOS Development
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (51.72%) Android Development
4 12 (41.38%) Use Case
5 11 (37.93%) UML
6 10 (34.48%) Mobile Application Development
6 10 (34.48%) E-Commerce
7 7 (24.14%) OO
8 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
9 3 (10.34%) MVVM
9 3 (10.34%) MVC
9 3 (10.34%) Market Research
9 3 (10.34%) Web Development
10 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
11 1 (3.45%) Cyber Security
11 1 (3.45%) Workflow
11 1 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 9 (31.03%) Objective-C
3 7 (24.14%) VB.NET
3 7 (24.14%) XAML
4 6 (20.69%) Java
5 4 (13.79%) C#
6 1 (3.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Apple
2 8 (27.59%) Symbian
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Google
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