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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Compact Framework
Rank - 920 907
Permanent jobs citing .NET Compact Framework 0 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.016% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.043% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 23
Average salary - £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.78%

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
38462 39657 43497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.98% 37.25% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33171 34125 36259
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

.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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) OO
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) SDLC
4 6 (66.67%) VB6
4 6 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 6 (66.67%) VB
5 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
5 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 5 (55.56%) XML
5 5 (55.56%) OOD
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
6 4 (44.44%) Web Development
6 4 (44.44%) Degree
6 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
6 4 (44.44%) WCF
6 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (44.44%) Finance
6 4 (44.44%) WinForms
6 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
6 4 (44.44%) HTML
6 4 (44.44%) JavaScript

.NET Compact Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (44.44%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) CruiseControl
2 2 (22.22%) MSBuild
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) TestComplete
3 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Developer
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 5 (55.56%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
4 4 (44.44%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (44.44%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 4 (44.44%) C# WCF Developer
4 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
4 4 (44.44%) WCF Developer
4 4 (44.44%) WinForms Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) VB Developer
5 2 (22.22%) VB6 Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Test Development Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (55.56%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) ADO.NET
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) WCF
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) WinForms
4 2 (22.22%) ActiveX
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows CE
4 1 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) SDLC
3 5 (55.56%) OOD
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) BDD
7 1 (11.11%) ERP
7 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) System Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 6 (66.67%) VB
2 6 (66.67%) VB6
3 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SDET
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft