The table below looks at the statistics for Windows CE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows CE over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows CE (WinCE)
Rank 119 119 137
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs citing Windows CE 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.33% 0.062% 0.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.34% 0.24% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
Windows CE
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
448 413 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.52% 25.45% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 385 346 453
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows CE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows CE across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows CE Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Windows CE
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows CE across the Cheshire region.

Windows CE Salary Trend in Cheshire

Windows CE
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows CE within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn -7 3 £47,500 +26.66%
Warrington - 3 £47,500 -
Crewe - 1 £40,000 -
Windows CE
North West

Windows CE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Windows CE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows CE.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) ISO 9001
2 4 (66.67%) Electronics
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) HNC
3 3 (50.00%) HND
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) ServiceStack
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Phone
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Phone 7
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) MVVM

Windows CE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Windows CE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows CE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) GPRS
1 2 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) CodeWarrior
General
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) ServiceStack
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) WPF
1 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Phone
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Phone 7
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) UML
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) MVVM
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) HNC
2 3 (50.00%) HND
3 1 (16.67%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) Mentor Graphics