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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Phone 8 over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank 894 935 902
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -33
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 14 35 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.032% 0.071%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.057% 0.12% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 34 56
Median salary £40,000 £52,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £43,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £69,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +22.85%

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
24675 29084 31152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.14% 26.38% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21077 24387 26060
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Windows Phone 8
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Windows Phone 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 2016 within the UK.

Windows Phone 8 Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Phone 8
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Phone 8 within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 14 £40,000 -33.33%
South East - 11 £40,000 -
Surrey - 9 £40,000 -
Epsom - 9 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £34,000 -
London +15 1 £65,000 +4.00%
South West +12 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Dorset - 1 £40,000 -
North West - 1 £34,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £34,000 -
City of London - 1 £65,000 -
Runcorn - 1 £34,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 £40,000 -

Windows Phone 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Windows Phone 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Windows Phone 8.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 15 (88.24%) MVC
3 12 (70.59%) XML
3 12 (70.59%) C#
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) .NET
4 11 (64.71%) Web Services
5 10 (58.82%) SOAP
5 10 (58.82%) Finance
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 10 (58.82%) WCF
6 9 (52.94%) Java EE
6 9 (52.94%) Degree
6 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
6 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
6 9 (52.94%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (52.94%) SOA
6 9 (52.94%) Back Office
6 9 (52.94%) XSD
6 9 (52.94%) XSLT
6 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
6 9 (52.94%) Java
6 9 (52.94%) REST
6 9 (52.94%) SDLC
6 9 (52.94%) API Development
7 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
8 5 (29.41%) CSS
8 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
8 5 (29.41%) HTML

Windows Phone 8
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Back Office
3 3 (17.65%) Law
4 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Development Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Development Project Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Project Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Lead Developer
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Project Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Software Development Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Software Development Project Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Software Project Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Development Manager
5 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
5 2 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) .NET
1 12 (70.59%) XML
2 11 (64.71%) Web Services
3 10 (58.82%) SOAP
3 10 (58.82%) WCF
4 9 (52.94%) Java EE
4 9 (52.94%) REST
4 9 (52.94%) XSD
4 9 (52.94%) XSLT
5 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
6 5 (29.41%) CSS
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) jQuery
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
8 3 (17.65%) Ajax
8 3 (17.65%) HTML5
8 3 (17.65%) LINQ
9 2 (11.76%) .NET Compact Framework
9 2 (11.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 4 (23.53%) Android
2 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) MVC
2 9 (52.94%) API Development
2 9 (52.94%) SDLC
2 9 (52.94%) SOA
2 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 9 (52.94%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Asynchronous Programming
3 4 (23.53%) MVVM
4 3 (17.65%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C#
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Atlassian
2 2 (11.76%) Telerik
2 2 (11.76%) Xamarin