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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 860 947 946
Rank change year-on-year +87 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 5 3 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.003% 0.035%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.024% 0.011% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 22
Median salary £37,000 £65,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.07% +40.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £65,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £71,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 - £30,000

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 20895 26921 29727
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.29% 25.95% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17534 22777 24849
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +95 5 £37,000 -43.07% 2
Manchester - 3 £31,000 -
North West - 3 £31,000 -
London +71 2 £53,750 -17.30% 1

For the 6 months to 27 April 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%) Web Services
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 11 (78.57%) .NET
3 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
3 11 (78.57%) C#
3 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 11 (78.57%) MVC
4 9 (64.29%) XML
4 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
4 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
4 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) Razor View Engine
4 9 (64.29%) KnockoutJS
4 9 (64.29%) TDD
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (64.29%) MVVM
4 9 (64.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (57.14%) Electronic Trading
5 8 (57.14%) Analytics
6 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
7 5 (35.71%) Android Development
7 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (35.71%) Android
7 5 (35.71%) RESTful
8 4 (28.57%) Mentoring

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 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
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
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
2 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) KnockoutJS
3 9 (64.29%) Razor View Engine
3 9 (64.29%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) RESTful
5 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (21.43%) Android SDK
6 3 (21.43%) iOS SDK
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (14.29%) CSS3
7 2 (14.29%) HTML5
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) SOAP
7 2 (14.29%) WCF
7 2 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
2 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
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 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) Android Development
6 4 (28.57%) Coaching
6 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
7 3 (21.43%) Web Development
8 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
8 2 (14.29%) Multithreaded Programming
8 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 2 (14.29%) Scrum
8 2 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) C++
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