Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Universal Windows Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Universal Windows Platform over the 6 months to 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Universal Windows Platform (UWP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 307 - 324
Rank change year-on-year - +324 -
Permanent jobs citing Universal Windows Platform 5 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.052% - 0.086%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 11
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 - £21,500
10th Percentile £36,750 - £19,750
90th Percentile £44,500 - £37,500
England median annual salary £33,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -16.25% +23.08% -

Universal Windows Platform is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,340 3,559 3,914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 34.67% 36.87% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2,721 3,146 3,385
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Universal Windows Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Universal Windows Platform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Universal Windows Platform in the West Midlands

Universal Windows Platform
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Universal Windows Platform in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Universal Windows Platform in the West Midlands

Universal Windows Platform
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Universal Windows Platform within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 April 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
Coventry - 2 £41,250 -
Universal Windows Platform
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT jobs citing Universal Windows Platform 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Universal Windows Platform.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Xamarin
2 4 (80.00%) XAML
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (40.00%) MVVM
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Logistics
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) ERP
4 2 (40.00%) OOD
4 2 (40.00%) Bluetooth
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 2 (40.00%) EMV
4 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Android Development

Universal Windows Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Logistics
1 2 (40.00%) MVVM
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) OOD
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) XAML
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Xamarin