The first table below looks at the demand for Windows CE skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows CE over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows CE (WinCE)
Rank 249 248 227
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows CE 7 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.097% 0.082% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.39% 0.30% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 9
Average salary £40,750 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.19% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £36,000 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1785 1971 1893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.85% 26.85% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1472 1665 1680
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows CE
England

Windows CE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Windows CE Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Windows CE
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Windows CE Salary Trend in the North West

Windows CE
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows CE within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +2 4 £40,000 -
Cheshire +1 3 £41,500 +15.27%
Windows CE
England

Windows CE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) WinForms
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
3 8 (80.00%) MVC
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Mobile
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (60.00%) OO
5 6 (60.00%) XML
5 6 (60.00%) SQL
6 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 5 (50.00%) GPRS
6 5 (50.00%) UMTS
6 5 (50.00%) SOAP
6 5 (50.00%) WCF
6 5 (50.00%) WPF
6 5 (50.00%) Silverlight
6 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (50.00%) REST
6 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (40.00%) MVVM
7 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
7 4 (40.00%) Android
7 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
8 3 (30.00%) MS Visio

Windows CE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (30.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) GPRS
1 5 (50.00%) UMTS
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) SQLite
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (30.00%) ReSharper
2 3 (30.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (30.00%) NUnit
2 3 (30.00%) Moq
2 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (20.00%) Log4Net
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Programmer
6 1 (10.00%) Delphi Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Delphi Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) WinForms
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (60.00%) XML
5 5 (50.00%) SOAP
5 5 (50.00%) WCF
5 5 (50.00%) WPF
5 5 (50.00%) Silverlight
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (50.00%) REST
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (30.00%) COM+
7 3 (30.00%) Dojo
7 3 (30.00%) RESTful
8 2 (20.00%) .NET Compact Framework
8 2 (20.00%) ServiceStack
8 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (10.00%) PDA
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (40.00%) Android
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Phone 7
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) MVVM
4 3 (30.00%) OOD
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Pair Programming
4 3 (30.00%) Logistics
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) UML
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Delphi
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Apple
3 2 (20.00%) Infragistics
3 2 (20.00%) DevExpress
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Xamarin