The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Phone 8 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Phone 8 over the 3 months to 23 April 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank 226 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.085% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £38,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 -
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1553 1579 1380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.43% 28.74% 24.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1395 1203
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Phone 8
England

Windows Phone 8
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Windows Phone 8 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Windows Phone 8
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Windows Phone 8 Salary Trend in the South West

Windows Phone 8
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Phone 8 within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 3 £38,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £40,000 -
Windows Phone 8
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 5 (83.33%) WPF
2 5 (83.33%) Silverlight
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) XAML
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) JSON
4 3 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Ajax
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) Kanban
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (50.00%) Trapeze
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Phone 7
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) STL
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Silverlight Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Silverlight Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) WPF
2 5 (83.33%) Silverlight
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) JSON
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) XML Schema
4 3 (50.00%) Ajax
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) STL
4 3 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Phone 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Design
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) XAML
3 3 (50.00%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Trapeze
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft