The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 8 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Phone 8 over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank 865 856 846
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 39 64 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.053% 0.031%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.13% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 58 31
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £59,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29540 31829 29889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.75% 26.54% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 24711 26653 25142
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,834 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

Windows Phone 8
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Windows Phone 8 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows Phone 8
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Phone 8 within the UK.

Windows Phone 8 Salary Trend in the UK

Windows Phone 8
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Phone 8 over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 within the UK.

Windows Phone 8 Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Phone 8
Top 9 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +12 32 £57,500 +43.75% 8
London +23 29 £57,500 +27.77% 4
City of London +36 2 £40,000 -5.88%
South East +19 2 £50,000 -14.89%
Berkshire -2 2 £50,000 -14.89%
Reading -5 2 £50,000 -14.89%
Wilmslow - 1 - - 2
Cheshire - 1 - - 2
North West - 1 - - 4

Windows Phone 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 74 (100.00%) Windows
1 74 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 53 (71.62%) Android
3 52 (70.27%) Apple iOS
4 45 (60.81%) C#
5 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (51.35%) .NET
7 34 (45.95%) SQL
8 33 (44.59%) HTML
8 33 (44.59%) CSS
9 32 (43.24%) WPF
10 31 (41.89%) ASP.NET
11 30 (40.54%) TDD
11 30 (40.54%) HTML5
12 29 (39.19%) jQuery
12 29 (39.19%) MVC
12 29 (39.19%) Scrum
13 28 (37.84%) iOS Development
14 24 (32.43%) Mobile App
14 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
15 23 (31.08%) Mobile Development
16 22 (29.73%) Java
17 20 (27.03%) WCF
17 20 (27.03%) Multithreading
17 20 (27.03%) SOAP
17 20 (27.03%) Android Development
17 20 (27.03%) RESTful
18 19 (25.68%) ASP.NET MVC
19 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
19 18 (24.32%) Automated Testing

Windows Phone 8
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 11 (14.86%) CMS
2 3 (4.05%) Node.js
2 3 (4.05%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.70%) Drupal
4 1 (1.35%) Kentico
4 1 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) HTTP
1 9 (12.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.86%) MySQL
3 7 (9.46%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.35%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 12 (16.22%) JUnit
2 11 (14.86%) Calabash
2 11 (14.86%) Cucumber
3 10 (13.51%) JIRA
4 9 (12.16%) MSBuild
4 9 (12.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (6.76%) Selenium
6 4 (5.41%) Robotium
7 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (1.35%) VisualSVN
8 1 (1.35%) Moq
8 1 (1.35%) Android Studio
8 1 (1.35%) NUnit
8 1 (1.35%) Subversion
8 1 (1.35%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (20.27%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.11%) Marketing
3 5 (6.76%) Finance
4 4 (5.41%) Advertising
5 2 (2.70%) Electronics
5 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (70.27%) Developer
2 21 (28.38%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.22%) Tester
4 11 (14.86%) Consultant
5 10 (13.51%) Automation Tester
5 10 (13.51%) .NET Consultant
6 9 (12.16%) Senior Developer
6 9 (12.16%) iOS Developer
7 7 (9.46%) C# Developer
7 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (9.46%) AWS Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Lead Developer
9 4 (5.41%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Senior Tester
9 4 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (5.41%) WPF Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Senior Automation Tester
9 4 (5.41%) Agile C# Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Senior SQL Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (51.35%) .NET
2 33 (44.59%) HTML
2 33 (44.59%) CSS
3 32 (43.24%) WPF
4 31 (41.89%) ASP.NET
5 30 (40.54%) HTML5
6 29 (39.19%) jQuery
7 20 (27.03%) WCF
7 20 (27.03%) SOAP
7 20 (27.03%) RESTful
8 19 (25.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (24.32%) Ajax
10 12 (16.22%) Unity DI Container
10 12 (16.22%) CSS3
10 12 (16.22%) JSON
10 12 (16.22%) .NET Framework
11 11 (14.86%) LINQ
11 11 (14.86%) NHibernate
11 11 (14.86%) ADO.NET
11 11 (14.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.43%) Mobile App
2 17 (22.97%) Blackberry
3 13 (17.57%) User Experience
4 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.70%) DTV
5 2 (2.70%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.70%) Xbox
6 1 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.35%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.35%) Social Network
6 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
1 74 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 53 (71.62%) Android
3 52 (70.27%) Apple iOS
4 14 (18.92%) Windows 8
5 13 (17.57%) Windows Phone 7
6 4 (5.41%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (40.54%) TDD
3 29 (39.19%) MVC
3 29 (39.19%) Scrum
4 28 (37.84%) iOS Development
5 23 (31.08%) Mobile Development
6 20 (27.03%) Multithreading
6 20 (27.03%) Android Development
7 18 (24.32%) Automated Testing
8 13 (17.57%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (17.57%) MVVM
9 11 (14.86%) Release Management
10 10 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (13.51%) Test Management
11 9 (12.16%) Unit Testing
11 9 (12.16%) SOA
11 9 (12.16%) Workflow
11 9 (12.16%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (12.16%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 45 (60.81%) C#
2 34 (45.95%) SQL
3 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 22 (29.73%) Java
5 16 (21.62%) XAML
6 11 (14.86%) Ruby
6 11 (14.86%) C++
7 10 (13.51%) Objective-C
8 9 (12.16%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.76%) Python
10 2 (2.70%) PHP
10 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) MCPD
1 1 (1.35%) Degree
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.35%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.16%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.41%) Apple
3 3 (4.05%) Appcelerator
4 2 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (1.35%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle
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