Period
to 24 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Windows Embedded Compact skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Embedded Compact over the 6 months to 24 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Embedded Compact (formerly Windows Embedded CE, Windows CE)
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1086 1198 1250
Rank change year-on-year +112 +52 +24
Permanent jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact 78 37 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.019% 0.029%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.18% 0.076% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 76 32 47
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,000 £26,400
90th Percentile £65,500 £48,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Windows Embedded Compact is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 43480 48383 58199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.94% 25.10% 26.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35115 41262 49033
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +2.38%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Windows Embedded Compact
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Windows Embedded Compact as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Embedded Compact in the UK

Windows Embedded Compact
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact.

Salary trend for Windows Embedded Compact in the UK

Windows Embedded Compact
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact over the 6 months to 24 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Embedded Compact in the UK

Windows Embedded Compact
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact within the UK over the 6 months to 24 September 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +87 78 £50,000 +11.11% 3
UK excluding London +103 77 £50,000 +11.11% 3
North of England +48 49 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Yorkshire - 33 £50,000 - 1
East of England +30 19 £60,000 +41.18% 1
North West -1 15 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Midlands +46 5 £45,000 +20.00%
West Midlands +19 4 £49,500 +7.03%
South West - 4 £37,500 -
East Midlands +36 1 £45,000 +28.57%
London +21 1 £70,000 +45.83%
North East - 1 £46,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 September 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Windows Embedded Compact.

1 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 77 (98.72%) Software Engineering
3 72 (92.31%) C++
4 50 (64.10%) SQL
5 49 (62.82%) C
5 49 (62.82%) Linux
5 49 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (61.54%) Visual Studio
7 47 (60.26%) OO
8 39 (50.00%) HTML
9 38 (48.72%) C#
9 38 (48.72%) Android
9 38 (48.72%) SDLC
10 36 (46.15%) JIRA
10 36 (46.15%) Ethernet
11 35 (44.87%) Multithreading
12 34 (43.59%) Subversion
12 34 (43.59%) Java
13 33 (42.31%) JavaScript
13 33 (42.31%) Eclipse
13 33 (42.31%) Python
13 33 (42.31%) Git (software)
13 33 (42.31%) Waterfall
14 32 (41.03%) Android Studio
15 27 (34.62%) OOD
16 25 (32.05%) Embedded Linux
17 22 (28.21%) Degree
18 20 (25.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 20 (25.64%) UML
18 20 (25.64%) OOP

Windows Embedded Compact
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Doxygen
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (46.15%) Ethernet
2 11 (14.10%) RS-232
2 11 (14.10%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.56%) HTTP
5 1 (1.28%) 802.15
5 1 (1.28%) DHCP
5 1 (1.28%) DNS
5 1 (1.28%) SSL
5 1 (1.28%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) RDBMS
1 11 (14.10%) Relational Database
1 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
1 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 48 (61.54%) Visual Studio
2 36 (46.15%) JIRA
3 34 (43.59%) Subversion
4 33 (42.31%) Eclipse
4 33 (42.31%) Git (software)
5 32 (41.03%) Android Studio
6 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Blend
6 11 (14.10%) MSI
6 11 (14.10%) MSTest
6 11 (14.10%) NuGet
6 11 (14.10%) NUnit
6 11 (14.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (14.10%) WiX
7 3 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (2.56%) VectorCAST
General
1 11 (14.10%) Marketing
2 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (78.21%) Software Engineer
2 41 (52.56%) C++ Software Engineer
3 37 (47.44%) Embedded Engineer
4 36 (46.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 19 (24.36%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 19 (24.36%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (16.67%) Developer
7 12 (15.38%) C# Developer
8 11 (14.10%) .NET Developer
8 11 (14.10%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (14.10%) Lead Software Engineer
9 8 (10.26%) Java Engineer
9 8 (10.26%) Java Software Engineer
9 8 (10.26%) Python Software Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) Principal Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) Principal Software Engineer
12 2 (2.56%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
12 2 (2.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (50.00%) HTML
2 19 (24.36%) .NET
2 19 (24.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 19 (24.36%) POSIX
2 19 (24.36%) Qt
2 19 (24.36%) STL
3 15 (19.23%) .NET Framework
4 14 (17.95%) .NET Compact Framework
5 13 (16.67%) Web Services
6 12 (15.38%) LINQ
6 12 (15.38%) XML
7 11 (14.10%) COM
7 11 (14.10%) Entity Framework
7 11 (14.10%) LINQ to SQL
7 11 (14.10%) NHibernate
7 11 (14.10%) Silverlight
7 11 (14.10%) Unity DI Container
7 11 (14.10%) WCF
7 11 (14.10%) WPF
7 11 (14.10%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (14.10%) Data Structures
3 11 (14.10%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (14.10%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 11 (14.10%) Internet of Things
4 4 (5.13%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.56%) Smart City
6 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.28%) iPad
6 1 (1.28%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (62.82%) Linux
3 38 (48.72%) Android
4 25 (32.05%) Embedded Linux
5 11 (14.10%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (98.72%) Software Engineering
2 49 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (60.26%) OO
4 38 (48.72%) SDLC
5 35 (44.87%) Multithreading
6 33 (42.31%) Waterfall
7 27 (34.62%) OOD
8 20 (25.64%) OOP
8 20 (25.64%) UML
9 17 (21.79%) Embedded Software Development
9 17 (21.79%) Multithreaded Programming
10 16 (20.51%) Scrum
11 15 (19.23%) Unit Testing
12 11 (14.10%) Kanban
12 11 (14.10%) MVC
12 11 (14.10%) MVVM
12 11 (14.10%) Physics
12 11 (14.10%) RUP
12 11 (14.10%) TDD
12 11 (14.10%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 72 (92.31%) C++
2 50 (64.10%) SQL
3 49 (62.82%) C
4 38 (48.72%) C#
5 34 (43.59%) Java
6 33 (42.31%) JavaScript
6 33 (42.31%) Python
7 13 (16.67%) Embedded C++
8 11 (14.10%) XAML
9 4 (5.13%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 22 (28.21%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) MISRA
1 4 (5.13%) MISRA C
2 2 (2.56%) IEC 62304
2 2 (2.56%) ISO 13485
2 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.28%) Altera
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco