Period
to 28 July 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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1103 1224 1244
Rank change year-on-year +121 +20 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact 91 43 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.021% 0.029%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 0.084% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 91 38 52
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.70% +15.63%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £34,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £49,050 £59,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

Operating System Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 44040 51425 58740
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.65% 25.52% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 36123 43750 49230
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +125 91 £45,000 - 4
UK excluding London +118 90 £45,000 - 4
North of England +46 70 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Yorkshire - 49 £45,000 - 1
North West -10 20 £37,500 +7.14% 1
East of England +28 13 £60,000 +33.33% 2
South West - 4 £37,500 -
Midlands +38 3 £40,000 +14.29%
West Midlands +12 2 £38,750 -16.22%
East Midlands +17 1 £45,000 +28.57%
North East - 1 £46,000 -
London - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 89 (97.80%) Software Engineering
3 87 (95.60%) C++
4 76 (83.52%) C
5 73 (80.22%) Linux
6 70 (76.92%) SQL
7 68 (74.73%) Visual Studio
7 68 (74.73%) OO
8 67 (73.63%) Agile Software Development
9 64 (70.33%) Ethernet
10 54 (59.34%) Android
11 52 (57.14%) HTML
12 50 (54.95%) Java
12 50 (54.95%) JIRA
12 50 (54.95%) SDLC
13 49 (53.85%) Embedded Linux
13 49 (53.85%) Git (software)
13 49 (53.85%) JavaScript
13 49 (53.85%) Eclipse
13 49 (53.85%) Python
14 48 (52.75%) Android Studio
15 47 (51.65%) Waterfall
15 47 (51.65%) Subversion
16 33 (36.26%) C#
17 31 (34.07%) Multithreading
18 27 (29.67%) OOD
19 24 (26.37%) UML
19 24 (26.37%) Degree
20 21 (23.08%) .NET
21 20 (21.98%) .NET Framework

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 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 64 (70.33%) Ethernet
2 17 (18.68%) RS-232
2 17 (18.68%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.20%) HTTP
5 1 (1.10%) 802.15
5 1 (1.10%) DHCP
5 1 (1.10%) DNS
5 1 (1.10%) SSL
5 1 (1.10%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.68%) RDBMS
1 17 (18.68%) Relational Database
1 17 (18.68%) SQL Server
1 17 (18.68%) SQL Server 2012
1 17 (18.68%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.10%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 68 (74.73%) Visual Studio
2 50 (54.95%) JIRA
3 49 (53.85%) Eclipse
3 49 (53.85%) Git (software)
4 48 (52.75%) Android Studio
5 47 (51.65%) Subversion
6 17 (18.68%) Microsoft Blend
6 17 (18.68%) MSI
6 17 (18.68%) MSTest
6 17 (18.68%) NuGet
6 17 (18.68%) NUnit
6 17 (18.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (18.68%) WiX
General
1 17 (18.68%) Marketing
2 3 (3.30%) Electronics
3 2 (2.20%) Automotive
4 1 (1.10%) French Language
4 1 (1.10%) Games
4 1 (1.10%) German Language
4 1 (1.10%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.10%) Japanese Language
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (75.82%) Software Engineer
2 49 (53.85%) Embedded Engineer
3 48 (52.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 31 (34.07%) C++ Software Engineer
5 19 (20.88%) Developer
6 18 (19.78%) C# Developer
7 17 (18.68%) .NET Developer
7 17 (18.68%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (15.38%) Lead Software Engineer
9 11 (12.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 11 (12.09%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (2.20%) C Software Engineer
10 2 (2.20%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 2 (2.20%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (2.20%) Embedded C Engineer
10 2 (2.20%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 2 (2.20%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (2.20%) Embedded Developer
10 2 (2.20%) Principal Engineer
10 2 (2.20%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (57.14%) HTML
2 21 (23.08%) .NET
3 20 (21.98%) .NET Compact Framework
3 20 (21.98%) .NET Framework
4 18 (19.78%) LINQ
4 18 (19.78%) Web Services
4 18 (19.78%) XML
5 17 (18.68%) COM
5 17 (18.68%) Entity Framework
5 17 (18.68%) Lambda Expressions
5 17 (18.68%) LINQ to SQL
5 17 (18.68%) NHibernate
5 17 (18.68%) Silverlight
5 17 (18.68%) Unity DI Container
5 17 (18.68%) WCF
5 17 (18.68%) WPF
5 17 (18.68%) XSD
6 11 (12.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 11 (12.09%) Qt
6 11 (12.09%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.68%) Data Structures
1 17 (18.68%) Greenfield Project
1 17 (18.68%) Industrial Internet of Things
1 17 (18.68%) Internet of Things
2 12 (13.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.40%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.20%) Smart City
6 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.10%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.10%) iPad
6 1 (1.10%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (80.22%) Linux
3 54 (59.34%) Android
4 49 (53.85%) Embedded Linux
5 17 (18.68%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (97.80%) Software Engineering
2 68 (74.73%) OO
3 67 (73.63%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (54.95%) SDLC
5 47 (51.65%) Waterfall
6 31 (34.07%) Multithreading
7 27 (29.67%) OOD
8 24 (26.37%) UML
9 19 (20.88%) Scrum
10 18 (19.78%) Unit Testing
11 17 (18.68%) Dependency Injection
11 17 (18.68%) Inversion of Control
11 17 (18.68%) Kanban
11 17 (18.68%) MVC
11 17 (18.68%) MVVM
11 17 (18.68%) Physics
11 17 (18.68%) Product Management
11 17 (18.68%) RUP
11 17 (18.68%) TDD
11 17 (18.68%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 87 (95.60%) C++
2 76 (83.52%) C
3 70 (76.92%) SQL
4 50 (54.95%) Java
5 49 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 49 (53.85%) Python
6 33 (36.26%) C#
7 17 (18.68%) XAML
8 10 (10.99%) Embedded C++
9 5 (5.49%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 24 (26.37%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) MISRA
1 1 (1.10%) MISRA C
1 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.20%) QNX
3 1 (1.10%) Altera
3 1 (1.10%) Cisco
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + The Next Big Thing!
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £60K
Posted: 6 days ago