Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 6 months to 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1166 1209 1264
Rank change year-on-year +43 +55 -90
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 15 15 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.008% 0.024%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.034% 0.032% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 50
UK median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -27.27% +41.94%
10th Percentile £33,250 £31,400 £43,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £44,750 £64,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +31.25% -20.00% +42.86%

Windows Phone 8 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 43658 47272 57559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.87% 24.93% 26.31%
Number of salaries quoted 35191 40114 48509
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Windows Phone 8
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Windows Phone 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Phone 8 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.

Salary trend for Windows Phone 8 in the UK

Windows Phone 8
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Phone 8 over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Phone 8 in the UK

Windows Phone 8
Top 8 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 6 months to 23 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +75 15 £52,500 +31.25% 1
UK excluding London +48 15 £52,500 +31.25% 1
North of England +9 7 £37,500 +1.35% 1
West Midlands - 7 £52,500 -
Midlands - 7 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 6 £40,000 - 1
South West +19 1 £37,500 -6.25%
North West +9 1 £35,000 -5.41%

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) Web Services
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
3 13 (86.67%) Project Planning
3 13 (86.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (86.67%) MVVM
3 13 (86.67%) Razor View Engine
3 13 (86.67%) KnockoutJS
3 13 (86.67%) MVC
3 13 (86.67%) XML
3 13 (86.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 13 (86.67%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (66.67%) Analytics
4 10 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
7 2 (13.33%) Xamarin
7 2 (13.33%) Android

Windows Phone 8
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) Web Services
2 13 (86.67%) KnockoutJS
2 13 (86.67%) Razor View Engine
2 13 (86.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 13 (86.67%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 2 (13.33%) Android
2 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 13 (86.67%) MVC
2 13 (86.67%) MVVM
2 13 (86.67%) Project Planning
3 10 (66.67%) Analytics
3 10 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
4 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Telerik
1 2 (13.33%) Xamarin