Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1163 1234 1243
Rank change year-on-year +71 +9 -85
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 18 15 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.008% 0.031%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.041% 0.030% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 53
UK median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -23.81% +36.36%
10th Percentile £32,050 £31,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,375 £59,900 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,250 £40,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year +15.63% -17.95% +39.29%

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 with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 43931 50201 57564
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.82% 25.40% 26.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35811 42821 48297
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +2.38%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

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 18 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Phone 8 in the UK

Windows Phone 8
Top 9 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 18 August 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 +69 18 £52,500 +31.25% 1
UK excluding London +59 16 £46,250 +15.63% 1
North of England -3 8 £35,000 +2.94% 1
West Midlands - 7 £52,500 -
Midlands - 7 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 6 £40,000 - 1
London +52 2 £53,750 -17.31%
North West -23 2 £33,000 -2.94%
South West +15 1 £37,500 -6.25%

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Web Services
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET
2 17 (94.44%) C#
2 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
3 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
4 15 (83.33%) SQL
4 15 (83.33%) Visual Studio
4 15 (83.33%) MVC
5 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
6 13 (72.22%) XML
6 13 (72.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (72.22%) MVVM
6 13 (72.22%) Razor View Engine
6 13 (72.22%) KnockoutJS
6 13 (72.22%) Project Planning
6 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (72.22%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (55.56%) Electronic Trading
7 10 (55.56%) Analytics
8 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
8 5 (27.78%) Android
9 4 (22.22%) jQuery
9 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
10 3 (16.67%) RESTful

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.56%) Android Studio
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Software Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Android Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) Web Services
2 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET
3 13 (72.22%) KnockoutJS
3 13 (72.22%) Razor View Engine
3 13 (72.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 13 (72.22%) XML
4 4 (22.22%) jQuery
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (16.67%) RESTful
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (11.11%) CSS3
6 2 (11.11%) HTML5
6 2 (11.11%) LINQ
6 2 (11.11%) SOAP
6 2 (11.11%) WCF
6 2 (11.11%) WPF
7 1 (5.56%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 5 (27.78%) Android
2 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) MVC
2 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 13 (72.22%) MVVM
3 13 (72.22%) Project Planning
4 10 (55.56%) Analytics
4 10 (55.56%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
6 3 (16.67%) Android Development
7 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
7 2 (11.11%) Multithreaded Programming
7 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) SOA
8 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C#
2 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 15 (83.33%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Telerik
1 2 (11.11%) Xamarin