The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Phone 8 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank - 407 437
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.015% 0.018%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.054% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £47,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.70%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -
Windows Phone 8
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 South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6210 5565 6498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.94% 27.95% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5131 4596 5739
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,075 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Phone 8
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Phone 8 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Phone 8 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows Phone 8
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Phone 8 across the South East region.

Windows Phone 8 Salary Trend in the South East

Windows Phone 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Windows Phone 8 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 8.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Service Delivery
3 8 (72.73%) Office 365
3 8 (72.73%) OpenUP
3 8 (72.73%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (72.73%) User Experience
4 3 (27.27%) XAML
4 3 (27.27%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) Telerik
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
5 2 (18.18%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (9.09%) WPF
6 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
6 1 (9.09%) LINQ
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) XSLT
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (9.09%) SQL

Windows Phone 8
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Windows Phone 8 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 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (72.73%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Account Manager
1 8 (72.73%) Technical Account Manager
1 8 (72.73%) Technical Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (9.09%) WPF
2 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
2 1 (9.09%) LINQ
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (72.73%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Service Delivery
1 8 (72.73%) OpenUP
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) XAML
1 3 (27.27%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Telerik