The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Mobile skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Mobile over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Mobile
Rank 190 179 160
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Permanent jobs citing Windows Mobile 16 30 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.54% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.46% 2.16% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 40
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1096 1387 1167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.59% 25.06% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 954 1168 1046
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Mobile
England

Windows Mobile
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Mobile across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Mobile Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Windows Mobile
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Mobile across the West Midlands region.

Windows Mobile Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Windows Mobile
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Mobile across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Windows Mobile Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Windows Mobile
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Mobile within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Birmingham +12 8 £37,500 -9.63% 1
Staffordshire -6 3 £32,500 +4.00%
Coventry - 3 £37,500 -
Warwickshire +17 2 £20,000 -27.27%
Dudley -1 1 £35,000 -27.83%
Walsall - 1 £35,000 -
Willenhall - 1 £35,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £35,000 -
Bilston - 1 £35,000 -
Windows Mobile
England

Windows Mobile
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Windows Mobile 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 Mobile.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (58.33%) Android
3 19 (52.78%) C#
4 18 (50.00%) .NET
5 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
6 15 (41.67%) Mobile App
7 14 (38.89%) Apple iOS
7 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET
8 12 (33.33%) SQL
9 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio
10 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (22.22%) Degree
10 8 (22.22%) WCF
10 8 (22.22%) MVC
10 8 (22.22%) VB.NET
11 7 (19.44%) IIS
11 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
12 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (16.67%) jQuery
12 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 6 (16.67%) WinForms
13 5 (13.89%) Java
13 5 (13.89%) ITIL
13 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
13 5 (13.89%) Windows XP
13 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
13 5 (13.89%) Cisco
13 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC

Windows Mobile
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Windows Mobile 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 Mobile. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (19.44%) IIS
2 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
2 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) .NET Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Mobile Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Graduate Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Graduate
4 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Applications Developer
5 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (13.89%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Technical Support
6 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Mobile Developer
6 4 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) .NET
2 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 8 (22.22%) WCF
4 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
5 6 (16.67%) WinForms
5 6 (16.67%) jQuery
6 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (8.33%) REST
7 3 (8.33%) NancyFx
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (8.33%) WPF
7 3 (8.33%) HTML
7 3 (8.33%) Ajax
7 3 (8.33%) JSON
7 3 (8.33%) CSS
7 3 (8.33%) SOAP
7 3 (8.33%) Web Services
7 3 (8.33%) XML
8 2 (5.56%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 4 (11.11%) PDA
2 4 (11.11%) CMDB
3 3 (8.33%) iPhone
4 2 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (5.56%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (58.33%) Android
3 14 (38.89%) Apple iOS
4 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (13.89%) Windows XP
6 4 (11.11%) UNIX
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.11%) BlackBerry OS
7 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.56%) Windows CE
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) MVC
2 5 (13.89%) ITIL
3 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 4 (11.11%) Project Management
3 4 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (11.11%) Web Application Development
4 3 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (8.33%) Android Development
4 3 (8.33%) iOS Development
5 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.78%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.78%) Change Management
6 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.78%) Logistics
6 1 (2.78%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) C#
2 12 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.89%) Java
6 3 (8.33%) Objective-C
6 3 (8.33%) VB
7 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) MCTS
2 1 (2.78%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) Toshiba
3 4 (11.11%) HP
3 4 (11.11%) Dell
3 4 (11.11%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.56%) Google
4 2 (5.56%) Apple
5 1 (2.78%) VMware