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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Compact Framework
Rank 869 903 848
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -55
Permanent jobs citing .NET Compact Framework 23 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.022% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.056% 0.057% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 32
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%

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
41070 45471 43326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.50% 38.87% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35057 38635 37492
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.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
Top 9 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 31 July 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
England +17 23 £35,000 -17.64%
Birmingham +2 10 £35,000 -6.66%
West Midlands -1 10 £35,000 -6.66%
Poole +22 9 £40,000 -11.11%
Dorset +8 9 £40,000 -11.11%
South West -10 9 £40,000 -11.11%
North West - 4 - -
Cheshire - 4 - -
Runcorn - 1 - -

.NET Compact Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 41 (100.00%) .NET
1 41 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 40 (97.56%) Microsoft
3 39 (95.12%) Windows
3 39 (95.12%) C#
4 28 (68.29%) OO
4 28 (68.29%) OOD
4 28 (68.29%) SDLC
5 27 (65.85%) MS Excel
6 22 (53.66%) SQL
6 22 (53.66%) SQL Server
7 21 (51.22%) Web Development
7 21 (51.22%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (51.22%) Computer Science
8 19 (46.34%) WCF
8 19 (46.34%) Web Services
9 18 (43.90%) XML
9 18 (43.90%) VB.NET
9 18 (43.90%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 17 (41.46%) T-SQL
10 17 (41.46%) VB
10 17 (41.46%) HTML
10 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
10 17 (41.46%) Crystal Reports
10 17 (41.46%) IIS
10 17 (41.46%) ADO.NET
10 17 (41.46%) CSS
10 17 (41.46%) Client/Server

.NET Compact Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (41.46%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (65.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) GPRS
1 4 (9.76%) UMTS
2 1 (2.44%) FTP
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) VPN
2 1 (2.44%) SSL
2 1 (2.44%) 802.15
2 1 (2.44%) ZigBee
2 1 (2.44%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (53.66%) SQL Server
2 17 (41.46%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (34.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (82.93%) Developer
2 33 (80.49%) Software Developer
3 8 (19.51%) C# Developer
3 8 (19.51%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Software Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Development Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Systems Architect
6 1 (2.44%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Junior
6 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
1 41 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 19 (46.34%) Web Services
2 19 (46.34%) WCF
3 18 (43.90%) XML
4 17 (41.46%) WinForms
4 17 (41.46%) ADO.NET
4 17 (41.46%) HTML
4 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 17 (41.46%) CSS
5 8 (19.51%) WPF
5 8 (19.51%) Silverlight
6 7 (17.07%) LINQ
6 7 (17.07%) COM
7 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.44%) JSON
8 1 (2.44%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 21 (51.22%) Computer Science
1 21 (51.22%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (41.46%) Client/Server
3 7 (17.07%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.88%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 39 (95.12%) Windows
2 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (34.15%) Windows CE
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
4 4 (9.76%) Android
5 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) OO
1 28 (68.29%) OOD
1 28 (68.29%) SDLC
2 21 (51.22%) Web Development
3 12 (29.27%) Unit Testing
4 11 (26.83%) System Testing
5 9 (21.95%) UML
6 7 (17.07%) MVVM
6 7 (17.07%) TDD
7 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.76%) Validation
8 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
8 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (7.32%) Coaching
9 3 (7.32%) ETL
10 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
10 2 (4.88%) Software Delivery
11 1 (2.44%) Integration Testing
11 1 (2.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 39 (95.12%) C#
2 22 (53.66%) SQL
3 18 (43.90%) VB.NET
4 17 (41.46%) T-SQL
4 17 (41.46%) VB
4 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
4 17 (41.46%) VB6
5 11 (26.83%) C++
6 8 (19.51%) C
7 2 (4.88%) Embedded C
7 2 (4.88%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 40 (97.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Assembla