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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Compact Framework
Rank 877 908 845
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -63
Permanent jobs citing .NET Compact Framework 19 24 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.020% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.047% 0.051% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 36
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%

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
40400 47286 43640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.81% 40.03% 40.57%
Number of salaries quoted 34531 40439 37916
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 £60,000 £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 10 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 26 May 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 +52 19 £35,000 -6.66% 4
West Midlands +1 9 £35,000 - 2
Birmingham -5 9 £35,000 - 1
North West - 8 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 4 - -
Manchester - 4 £40,000 -
South West -7 2 - - 1
Dorset - 2 - - 1
Poole - 2 - -
Runcorn - 1 - -

.NET Compact Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 39 (100.00%) .NET
1 39 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 35 (89.74%) C#
2 35 (89.74%) Windows
3 32 (82.05%) Microsoft
4 25 (64.10%) MS Excel
5 21 (53.85%) Web Services
5 21 (53.85%) WCF
6 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
7 19 (48.72%) SQL
8 18 (46.15%) XML
8 18 (46.15%) OO
9 17 (43.59%) OOD
9 17 (43.59%) SDLC
10 16 (41.03%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (41.03%) Web Development
10 16 (41.03%) Computer Science
11 14 (35.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 14 (35.90%) T-SQL
11 14 (35.90%) VB.NET
11 14 (35.90%) Visual Studio
12 13 (33.33%) C
12 13 (33.33%) C++
13 12 (30.77%) HTML
13 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
13 12 (30.77%) VB
13 12 (30.77%) ADO.NET
13 12 (30.77%) CSS
13 12 (30.77%) Crystal Reports

.NET Compact Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 12 (30.77%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 25 (64.10%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) OpenVPN
1 4 (10.26%) ZigBee
1 4 (10.26%) GPRS
1 4 (10.26%) UMTS
1 4 (10.26%) FTP
1 4 (10.26%) HTTP
1 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
1 4 (10.26%) VPN
1 4 (10.26%) SSL
1 4 (10.26%) 802.15
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.77%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (12.82%) SQLite
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (35.90%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.26%) Subversion
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
2 28 (71.79%) Software Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Embedded Software Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Software Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Development Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Junior
7 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
1 39 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 21 (53.85%) Web Services
2 21 (53.85%) WCF
3 18 (46.15%) XML
4 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 12 (30.77%) HTML
5 12 (30.77%) ADO.NET
5 12 (30.77%) CSS
5 12 (30.77%) WinForms
6 11 (28.21%) WPF
6 11 (28.21%) Silverlight
7 9 (23.08%) COM
7 9 (23.08%) LINQ
8 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
9 7 (17.95%) JSON
10 2 (5.13%) jQuery
10 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (5.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (41.03%) Computer Science
2 12 (30.77%) Client/Server
3 9 (23.08%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.26%) Device Driver
5 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
5 2 (5.13%) EMV
6 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Windows CE
2 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) Linux
3 5 (12.82%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (10.26%) Android
4 4 (10.26%) Apple iOS
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) OO
2 17 (43.59%) OOD
2 17 (43.59%) SDLC
3 16 (41.03%) Web Development
4 11 (28.21%) UML
5 9 (23.08%) TDD
5 9 (23.08%) MVVM
6 7 (17.95%) Unit Testing
7 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
8 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
8 5 (12.82%) System Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (10.26%) Validation
10 3 (7.69%) ETL
10 3 (7.69%) Coaching
11 2 (5.13%) Integration Testing
11 2 (5.13%) Software Delivery
11 2 (5.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) C#
2 19 (48.72%) SQL
3 14 (35.90%) T-SQL
3 14 (35.90%) VB.NET
4 13 (33.33%) C
4 13 (33.33%) C++
5 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 12 (30.77%) VB
5 12 (30.77%) VB6
6 2 (5.13%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.13%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 32 (82.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Assembla
3 2 (5.13%) Twitter
3 2 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
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