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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 209 230 236
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 44 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 0.10% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.68% 0.40% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 30 5 16
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
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
1641 1751 1846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.54% 25.40% 24.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1522 1571
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +31 36 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Cheshire -5 7 £35,000 -46.15%
Merseyside 0 1 £35,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Phone
England

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (74.14%) Android
2 43 (74.14%) Apple iOS
3 37 (63.79%) Microsoft
4 33 (56.90%) Windows Phone 8
5 28 (48.28%) Mobile App
6 27 (46.55%) HTML
7 23 (39.66%) Microsoft Azure
8 20 (34.48%) User Experience
9 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
9 19 (32.76%) CSS
10 16 (27.59%) .NET
10 16 (27.59%) Blackberry
11 15 (25.86%) C#
11 15 (25.86%) Project Management
11 15 (25.86%) Service Delivery
11 15 (25.86%) OpenUP
11 15 (25.86%) Office 365
11 15 (25.86%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (24.14%) Web Services
12 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (20.69%) Android Development
14 11 (18.97%) Objective-C
15 10 (17.24%) OOP
15 10 (17.24%) OO
15 10 (17.24%) Cocoa
15 10 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
15 10 (17.24%) Degree
15 10 (17.24%) iPhone
15 10 (17.24%) iPad

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (39.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (25.86%) Office 365
3 5 (8.62%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) HTTP
1 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) SQLite
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.62%) NUnit
2 5 (8.62%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (10.34%) Retail
2 5 (8.62%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (56.90%) Developer
2 24 (41.38%) Mobile Developer
3 15 (25.86%) Account Manager
3 15 (25.86%) Technical Account Manager
3 15 (25.86%) Technical Manager
4 13 (22.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 10 (17.24%) Mobile Tester
5 10 (17.24%) Security Tester
5 10 (17.24%) Penetration Tester
5 10 (17.24%) Tester
6 8 (13.79%) Applications Developer
7 7 (12.07%) .NET Developer
7 7 (12.07%) C# Developer
7 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (12.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (12.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (46.55%) HTML
2 19 (32.76%) CSS
3 16 (27.59%) .NET
4 14 (24.14%) Web Services
5 10 (17.24%) Cocoa
5 10 (17.24%) Cocoa Touch
5 10 (17.24%) UIKit
6 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET
7 8 (13.79%) AngularJS
7 8 (13.79%) LINQ
7 8 (13.79%) jQuery
7 8 (13.79%) HTML5
8 6 (10.34%) .NET Framework
9 5 (8.62%) Xamarin.iOS
9 5 (8.62%) RESTful
9 5 (8.62%) J2ME
10 3 (5.17%) COM
11 1 (1.72%) WinForms
11 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (48.28%) Mobile App
2 20 (34.48%) User Experience
3 16 (27.59%) Blackberry
4 15 (25.86%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (17.24%) iPhone
5 10 (17.24%) iPad
6 5 (8.62%) Social Media
7 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (74.14%) Android
2 43 (74.14%) Apple iOS
3 33 (56.90%) Windows Phone 8
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Project Management
1 15 (25.86%) Service Delivery
1 15 (25.86%) OpenUP
2 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.69%) Android Development
4 10 (17.24%) OOP
4 10 (17.24%) OO
4 10 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
5 8 (13.79%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (12.07%) iOS Development
7 5 (8.62%) UML
7 5 (8.62%) MVVM
7 5 (8.62%) Use Case
7 5 (8.62%) TDD
8 2 (3.45%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.72%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.72%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
2 15 (25.86%) C#
3 11 (18.97%) Objective-C
4 8 (13.79%) SQL
4 8 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.17%) Java
6 2 (3.45%) PHP
6 2 (3.45%) Ruby
6 2 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (63.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.79%) Telerik
3 5 (8.62%) Facebook
3 5 (8.62%) Xamarin
3 5 (8.62%) Apple
3 5 (8.62%) Symbian
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