The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Windows Phone 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Phone 8 over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 267 316
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.028% 0.048%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Median salary - £68,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +71.87%  
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 - £38,750

Windows Phone 8 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1321 1716 2785
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 25.77% 24.03% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1209 1533 2420
Median salary £53,750 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% +8.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Phone 8
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Windows Phone 8 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Phone 8 in the City of London

Windows Phone 8
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Phone 8 in the City of London.

Salary trend for Windows Phone 8 in the City of London