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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Compact Framework
Rank 851 867 863
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET Compact Framework 19 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.022% 0.025%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.048% 0.053% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 27
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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
39882 43473 44237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.37% 40.70% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 34045 36132 38971
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

.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 3 March 2015 within the UK.

.NET Compact Framework Salary Histogram in the UK

.NET Compact Framework
Top 13 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 3 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
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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 +10 19 £40,000 -20.00% 2
London +6 7 £60,000 +4.34%
Manchester - 5 £40,000 - 1
North West - 5 £40,000 - 1
South West - 3 £40,000 -
Dorset - 3 £40,000 -
Surrey -4 2 £30,000 -25.00%
South East -31 2 £30,000 -36.84%
West Midlands - 2 £38,750 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £38,750 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £47,500 -
City of London - 1 £62,500 -
Poole - 1 - -

.NET Compact Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 28 (87.50%) C#
3 27 (84.38%) Windows
4 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 17 (53.13%) Web Services
6 16 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 16 (50.00%) SQL
7 14 (43.75%) VB.NET
7 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET
7 14 (43.75%) WCF
8 13 (40.63%) XML
8 13 (40.63%) OO
9 12 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
10 11 (34.38%) T-SQL
11 10 (31.25%) Crystal Reports
12 9 (28.13%) C
12 9 (28.13%) Subversion
13 8 (25.00%) VB6
13 8 (25.00%) WPF
13 8 (25.00%) Silverlight
13 8 (25.00%) JSON
13 8 (25.00%) VB
14 7 (21.88%) UML
14 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
14 7 (21.88%) Windows CE
14 7 (21.88%) OOD
15 6 (18.75%) ADO.NET

.NET Compact Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) FTP
1 4 (12.50%) HTTP
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 4 (12.50%) VPN
1 4 (12.50%) SSL
1 4 (12.50%) 802.15
1 4 (12.50%) ZigBee
1 4 (12.50%) OpenVPN
2 1 (3.13%) GPRS
2 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (15.63%) SQLite
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 12 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (28.13%) Subversion
4 5 (15.63%) TestComplete
4 5 (15.63%) CruiseControl
4 5 (15.63%) MSBuild
5 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) Software Developer
3 9 (28.13%) .NET Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 5 (15.63%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (15.63%) VB Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Embedded Software Developer
5 5 (15.63%) VB6 Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Junior
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 17 (53.13%) Web Services
3 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 14 (43.75%) WCF
4 13 (40.63%) XML
5 8 (25.00%) WPF
5 8 (25.00%) Silverlight
5 8 (25.00%) JSON
6 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (18.75%) ADO.NET
7 5 (15.63%) COM
7 5 (15.63%) ActiveX
7 5 (15.63%) LINQ
8 4 (12.50%) WinForms
8 4 (12.50%) HTML
9 3 (9.38%) XSD
9 3 (9.38%) XSLT
9 3 (9.38%) Ajax
9 3 (9.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (15.63%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (12.50%) Device Driver
4 3 (9.38%) Client/Server
4 3 (9.38%) N-Tier
4 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (6.25%) EMV
6 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
6 1 (3.13%) PDA
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows CE
3 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 5 (15.63%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) OO
2 7 (21.88%) UML
2 7 (21.88%) OOD
2 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
3 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.63%) TDD
4 5 (15.63%) Regression Testing
4 5 (15.63%) OOP
4 5 (15.63%) MVVM
5 4 (12.50%) System Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.38%) MVC
6 3 (9.38%) Web Development
7 2 (6.25%) Project Management
7 2 (6.25%) CRM
7 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) C#
2 16 (50.00%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) VB.NET
4 11 (34.38%) T-SQL
5 9 (28.13%) C
6 8 (25.00%) VB6
6 8 (25.00%) VB
7 5 (15.63%) C++
8 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) VCP4
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Firmware
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Assembla
3 3 (9.38%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (9.38%) Twitter
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) Sybase
5 1 (3.13%) Motorola
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