The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 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 over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 670 565 666
Rank change year-on-year
-105 +101
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 227 355 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.74% 1.18% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 197 276 196
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.09%

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
30819 30012 32377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.44% 27.37% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 25750 24983 27952
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
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Phone within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Phone Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows Phone
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Phone within the UK.

Windows Phone Salary Trend in the UK

Windows Phone
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Phone over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 within the UK.

Windows Phone Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Phone
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Phone within the UK over the 3 months to 18 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 -106 214 £47,500 +5.55% 31
London -8 101 £58,750 +10.84% 14
South East -25 32 £43,000 -9.47% 5
East of England -5 27 £52,500 +65.35% 5
Bristol 0 23 £55,000 +74.60% 1
South West -32 23 £55,000 +74.60% 3
Manchester -9 22 £31,500 +8.62% 1
North West -24 22 £31,500 -16.00% 2
City of London +16 19 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Cambridgeshire +4 16 £52,500 +69.35% 3
Surrey -11 13 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Cambridge +3 12 £52,500 +69.35% 2
Scotland +16 9 £32,500 - 2
Oxfordshire +12 8 £43,000 -28.33% 1
Oxford +12 8 £43,000 -28.33% 1
Leatherhead -8 6 £50,000 -16.66%
Hampshire -8 5 £30,000 -20.00% 2
West Sussex - 5 £42,500 -
Suffolk +11 4 £45,000 +63.63%
Essex -16 4 £40,750 +9.39%
East Midlands -20 4 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Southampton - 4 £29,500 - 1
Glasgow - 4 £31,250 - 2
Farnham +13 3 £36,000 +10.76% 1
Ipswich +10 3 £45,000 +63.63%
Nottinghamshire -1 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Nottingham -2 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Edinburgh -2 3 - -
Leeds -5 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Reading -5 3 £60,000 +26.31% 1

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Windows Phone 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.

1 501 (97.66%) Windows
2 408 (79.53%) Android
3 368 (71.73%) Apple iOS
4 264 (51.46%) Agile Software Development
5 192 (37.43%) .NET
6 170 (33.14%) Android Development
7 166 (32.36%) C#
8 165 (32.16%) Mobile App
9 159 (30.99%) HTML
9 159 (30.99%) TDD
10 158 (30.80%) User Experience
11 148 (28.85%) iOS Development
12 145 (28.27%) Blackberry
13 139 (27.10%) JavaScript
14 138 (26.90%) CSS
15 136 (26.51%) Scrum
16 135 (26.32%) OO
17 134 (26.12%) Web Services
18 125 (24.37%) Windows Phone 8
19 122 (23.78%) Microsoft
20 118 (23.00%) Java
21 103 (20.08%) iPhone
22 97 (18.91%) ASP.NET
23 96 (18.71%) Git (software)
24 90 (17.54%) C++
25 89 (17.35%) HTML5
26 86 (16.76%) SQL Server
27 84 (16.37%) Objective-C
28 81 (15.79%) Degree
29 77 (15.01%) Microsoft Azure

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Windows Phone 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (7.21%) MS Exchange
2 27 (5.26%) IIS
3 19 (3.70%) WordPress
4 18 (3.51%) Lync
4 18 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (3.51%) NServiceBus
4 18 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 18 (3.51%) Apache
5 17 (3.31%) SharePoint
6 14 (2.73%) CMS
6 14 (2.73%) Lotus Domino
7 11 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (1.95%) Node.js
9 9 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.97%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.78%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.39%) Drupal
12 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 52 (10.14%) MS Office
2 50 (9.75%) MS Excel
3 19 (3.70%) Photoshop
4 9 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.39%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 77 (15.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (8.58%) Office 365
3 20 (3.90%) SaaS
4 10 (1.95%) PaaS
4 10 (1.95%) IaaS
5 9 (1.75%) GitHub
6 6 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 63 (12.28%) Internet
2 35 (6.82%) LAN
3 34 (6.63%) WAN
4 31 (6.04%) SAN
5 26 (5.07%) DNS
6 25 (4.87%) HTTP
7 24 (4.68%) Wi-Fi
8 21 (4.09%) TCP/IP
9 19 (3.70%) Firewall
10 17 (3.31%) VPN
10 17 (3.31%) DHCP
11 11 (2.14%) NFC
12 10 (1.95%) SMPP
12 10 (1.95%) SMS
13 9 (1.75%) IP Telephony
13 9 (1.75%) Cisco IPT
14 8 (1.56%) VoIP
15 4 (0.78%) RTP
15 4 (0.78%) ISDN
15 4 (0.78%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (16.76%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.29%) SQLite
3 18 (3.51%) NoSQL
3 18 (3.51%) Azure SQL Database
3 18 (3.51%) RavenDB
3 18 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.17%) Big Data
6 5 (0.97%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.97%) MySQL
7 2 (0.39%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.19%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.19%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 96 (18.71%) Git (software)
2 48 (9.36%) Subversion
3 35 (6.82%) Visual Studio
4 21 (4.09%) Eclipse
5 20 (3.90%) NUnit
6 18 (3.51%) ReSharper
6 18 (3.51%) TeamCity
6 18 (3.51%) Jasmine
6 18 (3.51%) NCrunch
7 17 (3.31%) Xcode
8 16 (3.12%) Selenium
8 16 (3.12%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (2.92%) Robotium
10 14 (2.73%) Cucumber
11 12 (2.34%) Android Studio
11 12 (2.34%) MSBuild
12 10 (1.95%) MSTest
12 10 (1.95%) Mechanoid
12 10 (1.95%) Robolectric
13 9 (1.75%) WebDriver
General
1 54 (10.53%) Finance
2 22 (4.29%) Banking
3 19 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.51%) Retail
5 17 (3.31%) Games
6 14 (2.73%) Marketing
7 13 (2.53%) Multimedia
8 8 (1.56%) Law
9 6 (1.17%) Publishing
10 5 (0.97%) Automotive
11 3 (0.58%) Billing
12 2 (0.39%) German Language
12 2 (0.39%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.39%) Back Office
12 2 (0.39%) Legal
12 2 (0.39%) Advertising
13 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 283 (55.17%) Developer
2 69 (13.45%) Mobile Developer
3 63 (12.28%) Senior Developer
4 55 (10.72%) .NET Developer
5 44 (8.58%) iOS Developer
6 38 (7.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 37 (7.21%) C# Developer
8 34 (6.63%) Technical Manager
9 33 (6.43%) Senior iOS Developer
10 31 (6.04%) Analyst
11 30 (5.85%) C# .NET Developer
12 29 (5.65%) Account Manager
12 29 (5.65%) Technical Account Manager
13 28 (5.46%) Android Developer
14 27 (5.26%) Software Developer
15 20 (3.90%) Team Leader
16 18 (3.51%) Software Engineer
17 17 (3.31%) Architect
17 17 (3.31%) Tester
18 16 (3.12%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (37.43%) .NET
2 159 (30.99%) HTML
3 138 (26.90%) CSS
4 134 (26.12%) Web Services
5 97 (18.91%) ASP.NET
6 89 (17.35%) HTML5
7 74 (14.42%) jQuery
8 65 (12.67%) .NET Framework
8 65 (12.67%) WCF
9 55 (10.72%) WPF
10 53 (10.33%) CSS3
10 53 (10.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 52 (10.14%) LINQ
12 49 (9.55%) XML
13 48 (9.36%) AngularJS
14 47 (9.16%) RESTful
15 45 (8.77%) REST
16 37 (7.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 34 (6.63%) SOAP
18 31 (6.04%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 165 (32.16%) Mobile App
2 158 (30.80%) User Experience
3 145 (28.27%) Blackberry
4 103 (20.08%) iPhone
5 67 (13.06%) iPad
6 48 (9.36%) Mobile Payment
7 38 (7.41%) Computer Science
8 35 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
9 33 (6.43%) Enterprise Software
10 32 (6.24%) Open Source
11 15 (2.92%) Video on Demand
11 15 (2.92%) IPTV
11 15 (2.92%) Over-the-Top Content
12 12 (2.34%) Inversion of Control
13 11 (2.14%) Social Media
14 10 (1.95%) SecurID
14 10 (1.95%) Data Structures
15 8 (1.56%) Smartphone
16 7 (1.36%) N-Tier
17 6 (1.17%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 501 (97.66%) Windows
2 408 (79.53%) Android
3 368 (71.73%) Apple iOS
4 125 (24.37%) Windows Phone 8
5 57 (11.11%) Windows Phone 7
6 41 (7.99%) Windows 8
6 41 (7.99%) Linux
7 38 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (7.02%) Windows 7
9 23 (4.48%) Windows Mobile
10 19 (3.70%) Mac OS X
11 14 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (2.53%) Windows XP
13 10 (1.95%) VMS
14 8 (1.56%) Solaris
14 8 (1.56%) Debian
14 8 (1.56%) Ubuntu
14 8 (1.56%) CentOS
15 2 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (51.46%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (33.14%) Android Development
3 159 (30.99%) TDD
4 148 (28.85%) iOS Development
5 136 (26.51%) Scrum
6 135 (26.32%) OO
7 76 (14.81%) Mobile Application Development
8 73 (14.23%) Unit Testing
8 73 (14.23%) Continuous Integration
9 71 (13.84%) OOP
10 70 (13.65%) MVC
11 68 (13.26%) E-Commerce
12 62 (12.09%) BDD
13 61 (11.89%) OOD
14 59 (11.50%) Multithreading
15 54 (10.53%) SOA
16 52 (10.14%) Software Engineering
17 48 (9.36%) Kanban
18 46 (8.97%) Project Management
19 41 (7.99%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 166 (32.36%) C#
2 139 (27.10%) JavaScript
3 118 (23.00%) Java
4 90 (17.54%) C++
5 84 (16.37%) Objective-C
6 56 (10.92%) SQL
7 50 (9.75%) C
8 46 (8.97%) XAML
9 41 (7.99%) Python
10 29 (5.65%) PowerShell
11 26 (5.07%) Ruby
12 16 (3.12%) PHP
13 11 (2.14%) Perl
14 10 (1.95%) ECMAScript
15 9 (1.75%) T-SQL
16 8 (1.56%) XPath
17 7 (1.36%) VB.NET
18 4 (0.78%) Shell Script
19 3 (0.58%) VB6
19 3 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 81 (15.79%) Degree
2 33 (6.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (3.31%) MCSE
4 11 (2.14%) MCP
5 9 (1.75%) MCSA
5 9 (1.75%) MCITP
6 7 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (0.97%) ISEB
8 3 (0.58%) CCA
8 3 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (0.58%) A+ Certification
8 3 (0.58%) MCTS
9 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.19%) GNVQ
10 1 (0.19%) PMP
10 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.19%) HND
10 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (8.58%) QA
2 8 (1.56%) ISO 8583
3 5 (0.97%) SLA
4 4 (0.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 52 (10.14%) Active Directory
2 34 (6.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (6.04%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 10 (1.95%) vSphere
6 9 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (1.36%) Forefront TMG
8 6 (1.17%) XenApp
9 4 (0.78%) Kamailio
10 3 (0.58%) Firmware
11 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (2.53%) SCCM
2 11 (2.14%) Backup Exec
3 10 (1.95%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (1.56%) Puppet
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 122 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 55 (10.72%) VMware
3 39 (7.60%) Google
4 36 (7.02%) Xamarin
5 30 (5.85%) Apple
6 28 (5.46%) Red Gate
7 19 (3.70%) Cisco
8 17 (3.31%) Citrix
8 17 (3.31%) Telerik
9 14 (2.73%) McAfee
9 14 (2.73%) Lotus
9 14 (2.73%) Symbian
10 12 (2.34%) Adobe
11 11 (2.14%) HP
11 11 (2.14%) Symantec
12 10 (1.95%) Clearswift
12 10 (1.95%) Dell
13 8 (1.56%) SAP
13 8 (1.56%) Red Hat
13 8 (1.56%) Juniper
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus (25%) + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per day + Bonus + strong benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £ competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Orpington, Kent
Stratospherec
Salary: £30k - 60k per year + exc Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
York
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago