The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Compact Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Compact Framework over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Compact Framework
Rank - - 193
Permanent jobs citing .NET Compact Framework 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
.NET Compact Framework
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2056 1910 1877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.27% 34.90% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1747 1699 1632
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET Compact Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Compact Framework across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Compact Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

.NET Compact Framework
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Compact Framework across the West Midlands region.

.NET Compact Framework Salary Trend in the West Midlands

.NET Compact Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (100.00%) OOD
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) VB6
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) MCSD
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE

.NET Compact Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 6 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (50.00%) WinForms
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) OOD
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (100.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCSD
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft