The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 122 134 129
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 12 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.51% 0.044% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.73% 0.14% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 11
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
694 698 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.66% 30.76% 29.15%
Number of salaries quoted 499 598 564
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Phone
Berkshire

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 14 July 2014.

Windows Phone Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Service Delivery
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Phone 8
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (44.44%) OpenUP
5 8 (44.44%) Office 365
6 6 (33.33%) Android
6 6 (33.33%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) .NET
8 4 (22.22%) C#
8 4 (22.22%) Silverlight
8 4 (22.22%) LINQ
8 4 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (22.22%) MVVM
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (22.22%) XAML
8 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
8 4 (22.22%) LINQ to SQL
9 3 (16.67%) 4G
9 3 (16.67%) Handset
9 3 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (16.67%) Degree
9 3 (16.67%) Logistics
9 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 3 (16.67%) QA
9 3 (16.67%) Firmware

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 2 (11.11%) Lync
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Broadband
1 3 (16.67%) 3G
1 3 (16.67%) 4G
2 2 (11.11%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
2 2 (11.11%) MPLS
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) PBX
2 2 (11.11%) VoIP
2 2 (11.11%) SMTP
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.56%) LDAP
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Account Manager
1 8 (44.44%) Technical Account Manager
1 8 (44.44%) Technical Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Security Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Communications Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) Silverlight
2 4 (22.22%) LINQ
2 4 (22.22%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (16.67%) Firmware
3 3 (16.67%) Handset
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.11%) iPhone
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
4 2 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Phone 8
3 6 (33.33%) Android
4 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.56%) UNIX
6 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Service Delivery
2 8 (44.44%) OpenUP
3 4 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (22.22%) MVVM
4 3 (16.67%) Logistics
4 3 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) XAML
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) MCP
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft