The first table below looks at the demand 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 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank 864 845 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 63 34 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.030% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.19% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 57 31 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 -
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32334 30489 33342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.50% 27.15% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 26985 25554 28719
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 23 April 2014 within the UK.

Windows Phone 8 Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Phone 8
Top 24 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 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
England 0 63 £40,000 -20.00% 4
East of England +15 25 £30,000 - 2
London -36 23 £45,000 -35.71% 1
Bedford - 19 £30,000 - 2
Bedfordshire - 19 £30,000 - 2
West Midlands 0 6 £50,000 +42.85%
Leicestershire - 6 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 6 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 6 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire +4 5 £40,000 -
South West - 5 £38,500 -
Cambridge +7 4 £40,000 -
Somerset - 3 £38,500 -
Bath - 3 £38,500 -
Berkshire +14 2 £58,750 +17.50%
South East -8 2 £58,750 +14.63%
Yorkshire -27 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £40,000 -
Cheltenham - 2 £40,000 -
Reading - 2 £58,750 -
York - 2 - -
City of London -10 1 £42,500 -37.03%
Suffolk - 1 £28,500 -

Windows Phone 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 88 (100.00%) Windows
1 88 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 78 (88.64%) Android
3 57 (64.77%) Apple iOS
4 53 (60.23%) C#
5 51 (57.95%) Blackberry
6 43 (48.86%) C++
7 37 (42.05%) WPF
8 32 (36.36%) Android Development
8 32 (36.36%) Mobile App
9 31 (35.23%) iOS Development
10 25 (28.41%) Java
11 24 (27.27%) .NET
11 24 (27.27%) Web Services
11 24 (27.27%) Objective-C
12 21 (23.86%) Degree
13 20 (22.73%) XAML
13 20 (22.73%) LAN
13 20 (22.73%) Citrix
13 20 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (21.59%) SAN
14 19 (21.59%) Lotus
14 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (21.59%) WAN
14 19 (21.59%) VMS
14 19 (21.59%) DHCP
14 19 (21.59%) VPN
14 19 (21.59%) DNS
14 19 (21.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 19 (21.59%) Symantec

Windows Phone 8
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 19 (21.59%) Lotus Domino
1 19 (21.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (3.41%) Node.js
3 1 (1.14%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (12.50%) MS Office
1 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.73%) LAN
2 19 (21.59%) WAN
2 19 (21.59%) DHCP
2 19 (21.59%) VPN
2 19 (21.59%) DNS
2 19 (21.59%) SAN
2 19 (21.59%) Firewall
2 19 (21.59%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Visual Studio
2 9 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (6.82%) NUnit
4 4 (4.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (3.41%) Xcode
5 3 (3.41%) PhoneGap
5 3 (3.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.14%) Subversion
6 1 (1.14%) Selenium
6 1 (1.14%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (15.91%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Publishing
3 9 (10.23%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.82%) Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Billing
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
6 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 64 (72.73%) Developer
2 23 (26.14%) Mobile Developer
3 19 (21.59%) Network Support
3 19 (21.59%) PC Engineer
3 19 (21.59%) Network Engineer
3 19 (21.59%) 3rd Line Support
3 19 (21.59%) PC Support
4 18 (20.45%) C# Developer
5 17 (19.32%) Applications Developer
5 17 (19.32%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 12 (13.64%) Support Engineer
6 12 (13.64%) PC Support Engineer
6 12 (13.64%) Network Support Engineer
7 11 (12.50%) .NET Developer
8 10 (11.36%) Software Developer
9 9 (10.23%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 8 (9.09%) Support Analyst
10 8 (9.09%) Network Support Analyst
10 8 (9.09%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (42.05%) WPF
2 24 (27.27%) .NET
2 24 (27.27%) Web Services
3 16 (18.18%) HTML
4 15 (17.05%) WinForms
5 13 (14.77%) .NET Framework
5 13 (14.77%) HTML5
6 12 (13.64%) WCF
7 11 (12.50%) RESTful
7 11 (12.50%) CSS
8 10 (11.36%) jQuery
9 9 (10.23%) Silverlight
10 7 (7.95%) JSON
10 7 (7.95%) XML
11 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET
11 6 (6.82%) NHibernate
11 6 (6.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (6.82%) REST
12 4 (4.55%) .NET Compact Framework
12 4 (4.55%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 51 (57.95%) Blackberry
2 32 (36.36%) Mobile App
3 19 (21.59%) SecurID
4 10 (11.36%) PKI
4 10 (11.36%) Smartcard
5 9 (10.23%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.55%) Biometrics
7 3 (3.41%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.27%) iPhone
9 1 (1.14%) EMV
9 1 (1.14%) Handset
9 1 (1.14%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.14%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 88 (100.00%) Windows
1 88 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 78 (88.64%) Android
3 57 (64.77%) Apple iOS
4 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (21.59%) VMS
4 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.82%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (5.68%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.55%) Windows Phone 7
8 4 (4.55%) UNIX
8 4 (4.55%) Windows CE
8 4 (4.55%) Linux
9 3 (3.41%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.14%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.36%) Android Development
2 31 (35.23%) iOS Development
3 18 (20.45%) MVVM
4 17 (19.32%) Unit Testing
4 17 (19.32%) TDD
5 16 (18.18%) OO
5 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (15.91%) Software Engineering
7 13 (14.77%) Scrum
8 12 (13.64%) MVC
9 10 (11.36%) Identity Management
9 10 (11.36%) Cyber Security
10 8 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (9.09%) Multithreading
11 7 (7.95%) OOD
11 7 (7.95%) SOA
12 6 (6.82%) Web Design
13 4 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (4.55%) Web Development
13 4 (4.55%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 53 (60.23%) C#
2 43 (48.86%) C++
3 25 (28.41%) Java
4 24 (27.27%) Objective-C
5 20 (22.73%) XAML
6 15 (17.05%) JavaScript
6 15 (17.05%) SQL
7 8 (9.09%) C
8 6 (6.82%) VC++
9 5 (5.68%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (23.86%) Degree
2 20 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (21.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) ISO 9001
1 10 (11.36%) TickIT
2 2 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 19 (21.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 19 (21.59%) vSphere
2 9 (10.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (21.59%) Backup Exec
1 19 (21.59%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) Citrix
2 19 (21.59%) Lotus
2 19 (21.59%) Symantec
2 19 (21.59%) McAfee
2 19 (21.59%) Clearswift
2 19 (21.59%) VMware
3 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.55%) Appcelerator
5 3 (3.41%) Trapeze
6 2 (2.27%) Symbian
6 2 (2.27%) Telerik
7 1 (1.14%) Apple
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