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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Compact Framework
Rank 880 892 860
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -32
Permanent jobs citing .NET Compact Framework 19 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.015% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.046% 0.040% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 21
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

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
41418 44528 42429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.32% 38.25% 39.88%
Number of salaries quoted 35449 37455 36678
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Compact Framework over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 within the UK.

.NET Compact Framework Salary Histogram in the UK

.NET Compact Framework
Top 6 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 1 September 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 +22 18 £35,000 -22.22% 7
Birmingham - 10 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands - 10 £35,000 - 1
Poole +14 8 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Dorset +4 8 £37,500 -16.66% 5
South West -19 8 £37,500 -16.66% 5

.NET Compact Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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%) C#
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
1 39 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 37 (94.87%) Microsoft
3 30 (76.92%) OO
4 29 (74.36%) OOD
4 29 (74.36%) SDLC
5 27 (69.23%) MS Excel
6 24 (61.54%) SQL Server
7 23 (58.97%) SQL
7 23 (58.97%) Computer Science
7 23 (58.97%) Web Development
7 23 (58.97%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (51.28%) VB.NET
8 20 (51.28%) XML
9 19 (48.72%) Client/Server
9 19 (48.72%) T-SQL
9 19 (48.72%) VB
9 19 (48.72%) HTML
9 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
9 19 (48.72%) Crystal Reports
9 19 (48.72%) IIS
9 19 (48.72%) ADO.NET
9 19 (48.72%) CSS
9 19 (48.72%) Web Services
9 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (48.72%) Degree
9 19 (48.72%) WCF
9 19 (48.72%) Finance

.NET Compact Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 19 (48.72%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (69.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) GPRS
1 4 (10.26%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 19 (48.72%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Visual Studio
1 15 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
2 31 (79.49%) Software Developer
3 8 (20.51%) C# Developer
3 8 (20.51%) C# 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%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
1 39 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 20 (51.28%) XML
3 19 (48.72%) WinForms
3 19 (48.72%) CSS
3 19 (48.72%) Web Services
3 19 (48.72%) ADO.NET
3 19 (48.72%) WCF
3 19 (48.72%) HTML
3 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (10.26%) WPF
4 4 (10.26%) Silverlight
4 4 (10.26%) LINQ
4 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
4 4 (10.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (58.97%) Computer Science
1 23 (58.97%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (48.72%) Client/Server
3 4 (10.26%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (41.03%) Windows CE
4 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
4 5 (12.82%) Android
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) OO
2 29 (74.36%) OOD
2 29 (74.36%) SDLC
3 23 (58.97%) Web Development
4 11 (28.21%) Unit Testing
5 10 (25.64%) System Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.26%) TDD
7 4 (10.26%) Validation
7 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
7 4 (10.26%) UML
7 4 (10.26%) MVVM
7 4 (10.26%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (7.69%) Coaching
8 3 (7.69%) ETL
9 1 (2.56%) ERP
9 1 (2.56%) Scrum
9 1 (2.56%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (58.97%) SQL
3 20 (51.28%) VB.NET
4 19 (48.72%) T-SQL
4 19 (48.72%) VB
4 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
4 19 (48.72%) VB6
5 8 (20.51%) C++
6 4 (10.26%) C
7 2 (5.13%) Embedded C
7 2 (5.13%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (94.87%) Microsoft
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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