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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
UK
Rank 840 919 917
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 9 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.020% 0.032%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.044% 0.077% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 27
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%

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
20409 26079 29038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.18% 26.09% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17260 22020 24316
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 4 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +76 9 £40,000 -27.27%
Yorkshire - 9 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 9 £40,000 -
Halifax - 9 £40,000 -

Windows Phone 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 9 (90.00%) Razor View Engine
2 9 (90.00%) KnockoutJS
2 9 (90.00%) MVVM
2 9 (90.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Visual Studio
3 8 (80.00%) Electronic Trading
3 8 (80.00%) Analytics
4 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (40.00%) Coaching
5 4 (40.00%) Project Planning
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) GIS

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 (10.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) GPRS
1 1 (10.00%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (10.00%) GIS
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) KnockoutJS
2 9 (90.00%) Razor View Engine
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Google Maps API
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) Java ME
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) MVVM
2 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
3 8 (80.00%) Analytics
3 8 (80.00%) Electronic Trading
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Coaching
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Development
5 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Google
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft