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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 118 134 119
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 22 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.87% 0.044% 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.07% 0.15% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 9
Average salary £60,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
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
716 660 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.46% 29.32% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 525 542 527
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,525 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

Windows Phone Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 20 (71.43%) Windows Phone 8
3 17 (60.71%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (60.71%) Office 365
3 17 (60.71%) OpenUP
3 17 (60.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
4 8 (28.57%) Android
4 8 (28.57%) Apple iOS
5 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (21.43%) Degree
7 5 (17.86%) .NET
8 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 3 (10.71%) QA
9 3 (10.71%) Silverlight
9 3 (10.71%) LINQ
9 3 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (10.71%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (10.71%) MVVM
9 3 (10.71%) 4G
9 3 (10.71%) LINQ to SQL
9 3 (10.71%) C#
9 3 (10.71%) SQL
9 3 (10.71%) Broadband
9 3 (10.71%) Firmware
9 3 (10.71%) 3G
9 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
9 3 (10.71%) XAML
9 3 (10.71%) Handset

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (60.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Broadband
1 3 (10.71%) 3G
1 3 (10.71%) 4G
General
1 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) German Language
2 1 (3.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Technical Account Manager
1 17 (60.71%) Technical Manager
1 17 (60.71%) Account Manager
2 3 (10.71%) Performance Manager
2 3 (10.71%) Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (7.14%) Security Tester
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile Tester
3 2 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (3.57%) Mobility Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) Silverlight
2 3 (10.71%) LINQ
2 3 (10.71%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (60.71%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (10.71%) Firmware
3 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.71%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) Windows Phone 8
3 8 (28.57%) Android
3 8 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 17 (60.71%) OpenUP
3 3 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (10.71%) MVVM
3 3 (10.71%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Logistics
4 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum
4 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) C#
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
1 3 (10.71%) XAML
2 2 (7.14%) Ruby
2 2 (7.14%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) PMP
2 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) MobileIron
2 1 (3.57%) SOTI
2 1 (3.57%) SAP