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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank 919 904 916
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 16 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.031% 0.020%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.060% 0.11% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 16
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%

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
26461 29154 28860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.13% 27.39% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22316 24490 23756
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 11 February 2016 within the UK.

Windows Phone 8 Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Phone 8
Top 12 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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 15 £50,000 +11.11% 3
South East - 9 £42,500 -
London -14 6 £57,500 +27.77% 3
West Sussex - 5 £37,500 -
Horsham - 4 £37,500 -
City of London +51 3 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Newbury - 2 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Crawley - 1 £42,500 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Windows Phone 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
1 33 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 23 (69.70%) Mobile App
3 19 (57.58%) Android
4 17 (51.52%) C#
5 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
6 12 (36.36%) MVC
6 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 11 (33.33%) Mobile Development
8 10 (30.30%) MVVM
8 10 (30.30%) C++
9 9 (27.27%) Web Services
9 9 (27.27%) XML
10 8 (24.24%) CSS
10 8 (24.24%) HTML
10 8 (24.24%) .NET
10 8 (24.24%) jQuery
10 8 (24.24%) Apple iOS
11 7 (21.21%) SQL
12 6 (18.18%) Java
12 6 (18.18%) Windows CE
12 6 (18.18%) Streaming Video
12 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
12 6 (18.18%) JSON
12 6 (18.18%) Node.js
12 6 (18.18%) Backbone.js
12 6 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (18.18%) Big Data
12 6 (18.18%) AngularJS

Windows Phone 8
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (18.18%) Node.js
2 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Project
1 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.15%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 6 (18.18%) Big Data
1 6 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) IntelliJ
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
1 5 (15.15%) Law
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Electronics
2 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Big Data Developer
2 6 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Programmer
2 6 (18.18%) Software Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Development Team Leader
3 5 (15.15%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Team Leader
4 4 (12.12%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Solutions Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Mobile Developer
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Designer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (6.06%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) Web Services
1 9 (27.27%) XML
2 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) CSS
2 8 (24.24%) HTML
2 8 (24.24%) jQuery
3 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 6 (18.18%) Backbone.js
3 6 (18.18%) JSON
3 6 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (18.18%) RESTful
4 3 (9.09%) HTML5
4 3 (9.09%) OpenGL
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (6.06%) Ext JS
5 2 (6.06%) PhoneGap
5 2 (6.06%) REST
5 2 (6.06%) Sencha Touch
5 2 (6.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (69.70%) Mobile App
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Streaming Video
2 6 (18.18%) User Experience
2 6 (18.18%) Video on Demand
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.06%) Physics
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
1 33 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 19 (57.58%) Android
3 8 (24.24%) Apple iOS
4 6 (18.18%) Windows CE
5 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
5 5 (15.15%) Windows 8
5 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (36.36%) MVC
2 11 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 11 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 10 (30.30%) MVVM
4 6 (18.18%) Analytics
4 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
5 5 (15.15%) OO
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.09%) Coaching
6 3 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 3 (9.09%) Line Management
6 3 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 3 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) UML
6 3 (9.09%) Use Case
7 2 (6.06%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) C#
2 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 10 (30.30%) C++
4 7 (21.21%) SQL
5 6 (18.18%) Java
6 3 (9.09%) C
6 3 (9.09%) VBA
6 3 (9.09%) XAML
7 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) SAP
2 2 (6.06%) Sencha
3 1 (3.03%) Xamarin
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago