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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
UK
Rank 853 943 920
Rank change year-on-year +90 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 4 5 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.005% 0.037%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.020% 0.019% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 25
Median salary £34,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £69,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 - £47,500

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 20146 26882 28419
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 23.71% 26.11% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16930 22626 23763
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.21% +1.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Phone 8
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +98 4 £34,000 -32.00% 1
North West - 3 £31,000 - 1
Manchester - 3 £31,000 - 1
London +64 1 £55,000 +10.00%

Windows Phone 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 13 (92.86%) Web Services
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 11 (78.57%) C#
3 11 (78.57%) .NET
3 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
3 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 11 (78.57%) MVC
4 10 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (64.29%) MVVM
5 9 (64.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (64.29%) TDD
5 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
5 9 (64.29%) SQL
5 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
5 9 (64.29%) XML
5 9 (64.29%) Razor View Engine
5 9 (64.29%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (57.14%) Analytics
6 8 (57.14%) Electronic Trading
7 5 (35.71%) Android
7 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
7 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
8 4 (28.57%) Coaching
8 4 (28.57%) Android Development

Windows Phone 8
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) GPRS
1 1 (7.14%) GSM
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (64.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (7.14%) GIS
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) Android Studio
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Software Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Android Developer
5 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
6 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) Web Services
3 11 (78.57%) .NET
3 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
4 9 (64.29%) KnockoutJS
4 9 (64.29%) Razor View Engine
4 9 (64.29%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) RESTful
5 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (21.43%) Android SDK
6 3 (21.43%) iOS SDK
7 2 (14.29%) HTML5
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
8 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
8 1 (7.14%) Ajax
8 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (7.14%) Google Maps API
8 1 (7.14%) Java ME
8 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
3 3 (21.43%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 5 (35.71%) Android
2 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 9 (64.29%) MVVM
2 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) TDD
3 8 (57.14%) Analytics
3 8 (57.14%) Electronic Trading
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Android Development
5 4 (28.57%) Coaching
5 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
6 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 1 (7.14%) Cross-Browser Development
8 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
8 1 (7.14%) Multithreaded Programming
8 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (7.14%) Scrum
8 1 (7.14%) SOA
8 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) C++
6 1 (7.14%) C
6 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
6 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
6 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Google
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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