The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Compact Framework skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Compact Framework over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Compact Framework
Rank 874 844 841
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET Compact Framework 12 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.027% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.031% 0.066% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 34
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39174 42648 45879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.09% 41.03% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33811 35710 40844
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.NET Compact Framework
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Compact Framework within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Compact Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

.NET Compact Framework
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Compact Framework within the UK.

.NET Compact Framework Salary Trend in the UK

.NET Compact Framework
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Compact Framework over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 within the UK.

.NET Compact Framework Salary Histogram in the UK

.NET Compact Framework
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Compact Framework within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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
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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
England -3 12 £45,000 -5.26% 3
London -6 6 £55,000 -4.34% 1
South East -37 2 £41,250 -13.15% 1
Birmingham - 2 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
North West -2 1 £41,000 +49.09% 1
South West - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £41,000 - 1
Poole - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £45,000 -
Surrey - 1 £37,500 - 1
City of London - 1 £62,500 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £47,500 -

.NET Compact Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing .NET Compact Framework 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 .NET Compact Framework.

1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 22 (91.67%) C#
3 21 (87.50%) Windows
4 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
5 16 (66.67%) Visual Studio
6 15 (62.50%) SQL
7 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
7 14 (58.33%) Web Services
8 13 (54.17%) VB.NET
9 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
9 11 (45.83%) XML
9 11 (45.83%) OO
9 11 (45.83%) WCF
10 10 (41.67%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
11 9 (37.50%) Subversion
12 8 (33.33%) VB6
12 8 (33.33%) VB
13 7 (29.17%) JSON
13 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (25.00%) MSBuild
14 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (25.00%) TestComplete
14 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (25.00%) CruiseControl
14 6 (25.00%) ActiveX
14 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
14 6 (25.00%) Regression Testing
14 6 (25.00%) Windows CE

.NET Compact Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing .NET Compact Framework 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 .NET Compact Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) SSL
1 3 (12.50%) FTP
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
1 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (12.50%) VPN
1 3 (12.50%) 802.15
1 3 (12.50%) ZigBee
1 3 (12.50%) OpenVPN
2 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.17%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) SQLite
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 9 (37.50%) Subversion
3 6 (25.00%) MSBuild
3 6 (25.00%) TestComplete
3 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (25.00%) CruiseControl
4 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 9 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) VB6 Developer
3 6 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) VB Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Embedded Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Development Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 14 (58.33%) Web Services
3 11 (45.83%) XML
3 11 (45.83%) WCF
4 7 (29.17%) JSON
5 6 (25.00%) ActiveX
6 5 (20.83%) ADO.NET
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (12.50%) HTML
7 3 (12.50%) XSD
7 3 (12.50%) XSLT
7 3 (12.50%) WPF
7 3 (12.50%) Silverlight
7 3 (12.50%) Ajax
7 3 (12.50%) WinForms
7 3 (12.50%) jQuery
7 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.67%) Device Driver
3 3 (12.50%) N-Tier
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
5 1 (4.17%) PDA
5 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows CE
3 4 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) Android
6 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) OO
2 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (25.00%) OOP
3 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) OOD
5 3 (12.50%) MVC
5 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) System Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.17%) CRM
7 1 (4.17%) UML
7 1 (4.17%) TDD
7 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.17%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C#
2 15 (62.50%) SQL
3 13 (54.17%) VB.NET
4 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
5 8 (33.33%) VB6
5 8 (33.33%) VB
6 4 (16.67%) C
7 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.17%) XAML
8 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Firmware
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Twitter
2 3 (12.50%) Assembla
3 2 (8.33%) Sybase
4 1 (4.17%) Motorola
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