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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank 851 839 860
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 29 40 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.037% 0.030%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.096% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 31
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £35,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-23.68% -

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
30339 29553 31800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.46% 27.42% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 25371 24518 27473
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 24 December 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Phone 8 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(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 -12 29 £45,000 -10.00% 4
London +1 20 £47,000 -10.47% 2
City of London +15 4 £49,000 -6.66%
Suffolk +5 3 £45,000 -
Bristol -3 3 £31,500 -
South West -11 3 £31,500 - 1
East of England -15 3 £45,000 -
Ipswich +10 2 £45,000 -
South East -16 2 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Surrey - 2 £45,000 -
North West -13 1 £32,500 +18.18%
Godalming - 1 £40,000 -
Manchester - 1 £32,500 -

Windows Phone 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Windows
1 118 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 73 (61.86%) Android
3 58 (49.15%) Apple iOS
4 57 (48.31%) HTML
4 57 (48.31%) CSS
5 54 (45.76%) C#
6 49 (41.53%) .NET
7 45 (38.14%) Microsoft
8 39 (33.05%) jQuery
9 37 (31.36%) JavaScript
9 37 (31.36%) Web Services
9 37 (31.36%) Android Development
10 36 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (29.66%) HTML5
12 34 (28.81%) SQL Server
12 34 (28.81%) ASP.NET
13 32 (27.12%) User Experience
14 31 (26.27%) Multithreading
15 30 (25.42%) WPF
15 30 (25.42%) Mobile App
16 29 (24.58%) OO
16 29 (24.58%) MVC
17 28 (23.73%) WCF
17 28 (23.73%) RESTful
17 28 (23.73%) Microsoft Azure
18 27 (22.88%) SOAP
18 27 (22.88%) Blackberry
18 27 (22.88%) Service Delivery
18 27 (22.88%) OpenUP

Windows Phone 8
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (10.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 12 (10.17%) Lotus Domino
2 6 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.24%) CMS
4 4 (3.39%) IBM Notes
5 3 (2.54%) Node.js
6 2 (1.69%) Drupal
6 2 (1.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (14.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.08%) Photoshop
3 4 (3.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (23.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (22.88%) Office 365
3 8 (6.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.95%) HTTP
1 20 (16.95%) TCP/IP
2 14 (11.86%) VPN
3 12 (10.17%) DNS
3 12 (10.17%) SAN
3 12 (10.17%) LAN
3 12 (10.17%) WAN
3 12 (10.17%) DHCP
4 10 (8.47%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (6.78%) Firewall
6 4 (3.39%) VoIP
7 2 (1.69%) 3G
7 2 (1.69%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (28.81%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.63%) SQLite
3 3 (2.54%) MySQL
4 1 (0.85%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 16 (13.56%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.63%) JUnit
3 8 (6.78%) Visual Studio
3 8 (6.78%) NUnit
4 6 (5.08%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.24%) Android Studio
6 4 (3.39%) JIRA
6 4 (3.39%) Calabash
6 4 (3.39%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.54%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (2.54%) Robotium
7 3 (2.54%) Selenium
8 2 (1.69%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.85%) QUnit
9 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 9 (7.63%) Retail
2 8 (6.78%) Finance
3 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.54%) Games
5 1 (0.85%) Marketing
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (53.39%) Developer
2 29 (24.58%) Technical Manager
3 27 (22.88%) Technical Account Manager
3 27 (22.88%) Account Manager
4 26 (22.03%) .NET Developer
5 15 (12.71%) Mobile Developer
6 9 (7.63%) .NET Team Leader
6 9 (7.63%) Team Leader
7 8 (6.78%) Network Support
7 8 (6.78%) C# Developer
7 8 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (5.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (5.93%) Analyst
8 7 (5.93%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.08%) Network Support Analyst
9 6 (5.08%) Network Analyst
9 6 (5.08%) Android Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (48.31%) HTML
1 57 (48.31%) CSS
2 49 (41.53%) .NET
3 39 (33.05%) jQuery
4 37 (31.36%) Web Services
5 35 (29.66%) HTML5
6 34 (28.81%) ASP.NET
7 30 (25.42%) WPF
8 28 (23.73%) RESTful
8 28 (23.73%) WCF
9 27 (22.88%) SOAP
10 24 (20.34%) CSS3
11 21 (17.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 19 (16.10%) LINQ
13 15 (12.71%) .NET Framework
14 11 (9.32%) REST
15 9 (7.63%) Ajax
16 8 (6.78%) Cocoa
16 8 (6.78%) JSON
16 8 (6.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (27.12%) User Experience
2 30 (25.42%) Mobile App
3 27 (22.88%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (22.88%) Blackberry
4 10 (8.47%) iPhone
4 10 (8.47%) iPad
5 8 (6.78%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.78%) SecurID
6 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.69%) GIS
8 1 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.85%) Pocket PC
8 1 (0.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 118 (100.00%) Windows
1 118 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 73 (61.86%) Android
3 58 (49.15%) Apple iOS
4 12 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (7.63%) Windows 8
6 8 (6.78%) VMS
7 7 (5.93%) Windows Phone 7
8 6 (5.08%) Mac OS X
9 4 (3.39%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.54%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.85%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.36%) Android Development
2 36 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (26.27%) Multithreading
4 29 (24.58%) MVC
4 29 (24.58%) OO
5 27 (22.88%) Service Delivery
5 27 (22.88%) OpenUP
6 25 (21.19%) iOS Development
7 22 (18.64%) Scrum
8 20 (16.95%) SOA
9 19 (16.10%) TDD
10 17 (14.41%) MVVM
11 13 (11.02%) Dependency Injection
11 13 (11.02%) OOP
11 13 (11.02%) OOD
12 9 (7.63%) Mobile Application Development
13 7 (5.93%) Release Management
13 7 (5.93%) Project Management
13 7 (5.93%) Software Engineering
14 6 (5.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (45.76%) C#
2 37 (31.36%) JavaScript
3 26 (22.03%) C++
4 23 (19.49%) SQL
5 19 (16.10%) Java
6 16 (13.56%) XAML
7 13 (11.02%) Objective-C
8 10 (8.47%) Python
9 7 (5.93%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.39%) Ruby
10 4 (3.39%) C
11 2 (1.69%) PHP
12 1 (0.85%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 18 (15.25%) Degree
2 12 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (9.32%) MCSE
4 3 (2.54%) CCA
4 3 (2.54%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (2.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.63%) QA
System Software
1 12 (10.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 8 (6.78%) vSphere
3 4 (3.39%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (6.78%) Backup Exec
1 8 (6.78%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 45 (38.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.17%) Citrix
2 12 (10.17%) Lotus
2 12 (10.17%) McAfee
2 12 (10.17%) VMware
3 9 (7.63%) Telerik
4 8 (6.78%) Xamarin
4 8 (6.78%) Clearswift
4 8 (6.78%) Symantec
5 6 (5.08%) Apple
6 3 (2.54%) Appcelerator
7 2 (1.69%) Google
7 2 (1.69%) BT
8 1 (0.85%) SAP
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