Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1193 1231 1256
Rank change year-on-year +38 +25 -69
Permanent jobs citing Windows Phone 8 13 12 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.006% 0.021%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.029% 0.026% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 44
UK median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -27.27% +29.41%
10th Percentile £41,000 £32,425 £43,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £44,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +31.25% -21.57% +45.71%

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 44451 46783 57081
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.57% 24.77% 26.27%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 39740 48168
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%
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 £40,000

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Phone 8 in the UK

Windows Phone 8
Top 6 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 21 November 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 +25 13 £52,500 +31.25% 1
UK excluding London +25 13 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Midlands - 7 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 7 £52,500 -
North of England +18 6 £40,000 +8.11% 1
Yorkshire - 6 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) Web Services
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 13 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 13 (100.00%) MVVM
1 13 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 13 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 13 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Phone
1 13 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (76.92%) Electronic Trading
2 10 (76.92%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC

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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 13 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 13 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 13 (100.00%) Web Services
1 13 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) MVVM
1 13 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (76.92%) Analytics
2 10 (76.92%) Electronic Trading
3 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) SQL