The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Phone over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 121 133 122
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 19 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.76% 0.35% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.70% 1.20% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 9
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -17.39%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
Windows Phone
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
705 667 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.28% 29.53% 31.60%
Number of salaries quoted 521 540 537
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,650 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Windows Phone
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Windows Phone Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Windows Phone
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Windows Phone Salary Trend in Reading

Windows Phone
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Phone across the Reading region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Windows Phone Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Service Delivery
3 19 (70.37%) Windows Phone 8
4 17 (62.96%) Office 365
4 17 (62.96%) User Experience
4 17 (62.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (62.96%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (62.96%) OpenUP
4 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
5 8 (29.63%) Android
5 8 (29.63%) Apple iOS
6 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
7 6 (22.22%) Degree
8 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
8 4 (14.81%) .NET
9 3 (11.11%) Firmware
9 3 (11.11%) 3G
9 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
9 3 (11.11%) Broadband
9 3 (11.11%) Handset
9 3 (11.11%) Logistics
9 3 (11.11%) QA
9 3 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (11.11%) 4G
9 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
10 2 (7.41%) LINQ to SQL
10 2 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (7.41%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (7.41%) MVVM

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 17 (62.96%) Office 365
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) 3G
1 3 (11.11%) Broadband
1 3 (11.11%) 4G
General
1 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) German Language
2 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Account Manager
1 17 (62.96%) Technical Account Manager
1 17 (62.96%) Technical Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Performance Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile Tester
3 2 (7.41%) Security Tester
3 2 (7.41%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (7.41%) Tester
3 2 (7.41%) Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Mobility Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) LINQ to SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Silverlight
2 2 (7.41%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) User Experience
1 17 (62.96%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) Firmware
3 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 3 (11.11%) Handset
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Windows Phone 8
3 8 (29.63%) Android
3 8 (29.63%) Apple iOS
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Service Delivery
2 17 (62.96%) OpenUP
3 3 (11.11%) Logistics
3 3 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (7.41%) MVVM
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Ruby
1 2 (7.41%) XAML
1 2 (7.41%) Python
1 2 (7.41%) C#
1 2 (7.41%) Java
1 2 (7.41%) PHP
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) PMP
2 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) MobileIron
2 1 (3.70%) SOTI