Period
to 23 February 2018

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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1193 1158 1255
Rank change year-on-year -35 +97 -28
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 6 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.007% 0.015%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.014% 0.031% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 30
UK median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -28.89% +25.00%
10th Percentile £34,000 £29,800 £36,250
90th Percentile £57,250 £45,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -30.43% +76.92%

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 42,618 42,365 55,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.19% 24.14% 26.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35,009 35,656 46,740
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% - +2.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +6.67%

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Phone 8 in the UK

Windows Phone 8
Top 4 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 February 2018. 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 0 6 £38,000 -5.00% 3
UK excluding London +7 5 £38,000 -5.00% 3
South East - 5 £38,000 -
London - 1 £70,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Phone 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Windows Phone 8.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) Razor View Engine
2 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) VB6
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (83.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) Ajax
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) CSS3
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
1 5 (83.33%) Razor View Engine
1 5 (83.33%) WCF
1 5 (83.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 5 (83.33%) VB6
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle