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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Embedded Compact (formerly Windows Embedded CE, Windows CE)
UK
Rank 816 929 929
Rank change year-on-year +113 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact 41 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.018% 0.028%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.20% 0.071% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 40 19 28
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -26.31%  

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 20146 26882 28419
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 23.71% 26.11% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16930 22626 23763
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.21% +1.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Embedded Compact
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Windows Embedded Compact as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Embedded Compact in the UK

Windows Embedded Compact
Top 20 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +121 41 £36,250 +3.57% 6
Yorkshire - 25 £35,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 14 £45,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 11 £35,000 - 1
North West -18 9 £35,000 - 3
Leeds - 8 £45,000 - 1
Manchester - 7 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
East of England +21 2 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 2 £45,000 -7.69%
Cambridge +5 2 £45,000 -7.69%
Birmingham - 2 £40,000 -
South West +16 1 £40,000 +45.45%
Warrington -2 1 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Cheshire -4 1 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Merseyside - 1 £37,500 -
Liverpool - 1 £37,500 -
London - 1 £65,000 -
Bristol - 1 £40,000 -
Coventry - 1 £37,500 -

Windows Embedded Compact
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (88.89%) Software Engineering
3 51 (80.95%) Linux
4 43 (68.25%) Android
5 42 (66.67%) C
6 40 (63.49%) C++
7 33 (52.38%) SQL
8 32 (50.79%) Visual Studio
8 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (47.62%) Java
9 30 (47.62%) OO
10 28 (44.44%) Ethernet
11 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
12 26 (41.27%) Python
13 25 (39.68%) Eclipse
13 25 (39.68%) Embedded Linux
13 25 (39.68%) JIRA
13 25 (39.68%) Git (software)
13 25 (39.68%) Android Studio
14 23 (36.51%) Subversion
14 23 (36.51%) HTML
15 22 (34.92%) Waterfall
15 22 (34.92%) SDLC
16 21 (33.33%) Multithreading
16 21 (33.33%) Degree
17 14 (22.22%) Computer Science
17 14 (22.22%) C#
17 14 (22.22%) QNX
17 14 (22.22%) Multithreaded Programming
18 12 (19.05%) Automotive

Windows Embedded Compact
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.59%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (44.44%) Ethernet
2 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.52%) RS-232
4 3 (4.76%) Bluetooth
5 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.59%) 4G
6 1 (1.59%) GPRS
6 1 (1.59%) GSM
6 1 (1.59%) HTTP
6 1 (1.59%) RTP
6 1 (1.59%) UPnP
6 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 32 (50.79%) Visual Studio
2 25 (39.68%) Android Studio
2 25 (39.68%) Eclipse
2 25 (39.68%) Git (software)
2 25 (39.68%) JIRA
3 23 (36.51%) Subversion
4 7 (11.11%) NUnit
5 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Blend
5 6 (9.52%) MSI
5 6 (9.52%) MSTest
5 6 (9.52%) NuGet
5 6 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (9.52%) WiX
6 1 (1.59%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.59%) VectorCAST
General
1 12 (19.05%) Automotive
2 7 (11.11%) Electronics
3 6 (9.52%) Marketing
4 5 (7.94%) French Language
4 5 (7.94%) German Language
4 5 (7.94%) Italian Language
4 5 (7.94%) Japanese Language
5 2 (3.17%) Advertising
6 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (74.60%) Software Engineer
2 33 (52.38%) Embedded Engineer
2 33 (52.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Developer
5 7 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 6 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 6 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Lead Software Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Software Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Electronics Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Engineering Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering Manager
9 1 (1.59%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) Junior Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (36.51%) HTML
2 11 (17.46%) .NET
3 7 (11.11%) LINQ
3 7 (11.11%) WPF
3 7 (11.11%) XML
4 6 (9.52%) .NET Compact Framework
4 6 (9.52%) .NET Framework
4 6 (9.52%) COM
4 6 (9.52%) Entity Framework
4 6 (9.52%) Lambda Expressions
4 6 (9.52%) LINQ to SQL
4 6 (9.52%) NHibernate
4 6 (9.52%) Silverlight
4 6 (9.52%) Unity DI Container
4 6 (9.52%) WCF
4 6 (9.52%) Web Services
4 6 (9.52%) XSD
5 2 (3.17%) MFC
5 2 (3.17%) Qt
6 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.52%) Data Structures
2 6 (9.52%) Industrial Internet of Things
2 6 (9.52%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.59%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (1.59%) Smartcard
3 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (80.95%) Linux
3 43 (68.25%) Android
4 25 (39.68%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (9.52%) Mac OS
6 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.17%) VxWorks
7 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (47.62%) OO
4 22 (34.92%) SDLC
4 22 (34.92%) Waterfall
5 21 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 14 (22.22%) Multithreaded Programming
7 7 (11.11%) Physics
7 7 (11.11%) TDD
7 7 (11.11%) UML
8 6 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (9.52%) Kanban
8 6 (9.52%) MVC
8 6 (9.52%) MVVM
8 6 (9.52%) OOD
8 6 (9.52%) Product Management
8 6 (9.52%) RUP
8 6 (9.52%) Scrum
8 6 (9.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (66.67%) C
2 40 (63.49%) C++
3 33 (52.38%) SQL
4 30 (47.62%) Java
5 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 26 (41.27%) Python
7 14 (22.22%) C#
8 7 (11.11%) Embedded C
9 6 (9.52%) XAML
10 4 (6.35%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.59%) Perl
11 1 (1.59%) PHP
11 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) MISRA
2 4 (6.35%) MISRA C
3 2 (3.17%) ISO13485
4 1 (1.59%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) QNX
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.94%) IBM
4 4 (6.35%) Intel
5 1 (1.59%) Apple
5 1 (1.59%) Motorola
5 1 (1.59%) SOTI
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