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 27 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Embedded Compact (formerly Windows Embedded CE, Windows CE)
UK
3 months to
27 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 829 916 950
Rank change year-on-year +87 +34  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact 54 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.017% 0.024%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.25% 0.066% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 54 13 17
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

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 21432 25609 28692
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.86% 25.66% 26.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17869 21777 24027
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 27 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Embedded Compact in the UK

Windows Embedded Compact
Top 17 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 27 May 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 +99 54 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Yorkshire - 38 £45,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 21 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 16 £55,000 -
Leeds - 13 £45,000 -
North West -41 11 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Manchester - 11 £37,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +3 2 £50,000 +11.11%
East of England -2 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Cambridge -10 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Dorset - 2 £33,750 -
South West - 2 £33,750 -
East Midlands +15 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Nottinghamshire +4 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Nottingham -1 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Poole - 1 £44,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 £23,500 -

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (91.25%) Software Engineering
3 70 (87.50%) Linux
3 70 (87.50%) C++
4 69 (86.25%) C
5 64 (80.00%) SQL
6 63 (78.75%) Visual Studio
7 61 (76.25%) OO
8 60 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
9 58 (72.50%) Ethernet
10 53 (66.25%) Android
11 49 (61.25%) Java
11 49 (61.25%) JavaScript
12 48 (60.00%) Python
13 47 (58.75%) Eclipse
13 47 (58.75%) Embedded Linux
13 47 (58.75%) JIRA
14 46 (57.50%) Git (software)
14 46 (57.50%) HTML
14 46 (57.50%) Android Studio
15 44 (55.00%) SDLC
15 44 (55.00%) Subversion
16 43 (53.75%) Waterfall
17 21 (26.25%) Degree
18 20 (25.00%) Multithreading
18 20 (25.00%) C#
19 18 (22.50%) .NET
20 17 (21.25%) UML
21 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
22 15 (18.75%) TCP/IP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (72.50%) Ethernet
2 15 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 14 (17.50%) RS-232
4 2 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.25%) 4G
5 1 (1.25%) DHCP
5 1 (1.25%) DNS
5 1 (1.25%) GPRS
5 1 (1.25%) GSM
5 1 (1.25%) HTTP
5 1 (1.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.75%) RDBMS
1 15 (18.75%) Relational Database
1 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 15 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 14 (17.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 63 (78.75%) Visual Studio
2 47 (58.75%) Eclipse
2 47 (58.75%) JIRA
3 46 (57.50%) Android Studio
3 46 (57.50%) Git (software)
4 44 (55.00%) Subversion
5 14 (17.50%) Microsoft Blend
5 14 (17.50%) MSI
5 14 (17.50%) MSTest
5 14 (17.50%) NuGet
5 14 (17.50%) NUnit
5 14 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (17.50%) WiX
General
1 14 (17.50%) Marketing
2 5 (6.25%) Electronics
3 4 (5.00%) Automotive
4 1 (1.25%) French Language
4 1 (1.25%) Games
4 1 (1.25%) German Language
4 1 (1.25%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.25%) Japanese Language
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (71.25%) Software Engineer
2 37 (46.25%) Embedded Engineer
2 37 (46.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 18 (22.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 17 (21.25%) Developer
5 15 (18.75%) C# Developer
6 14 (17.50%) .NET Developer
6 14 (17.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (13.75%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Electronics Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Embedded Developer
8 2 (2.50%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 1 (1.25%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
9 1 (1.25%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (1.25%) Junior
9 1 (1.25%) Junior Embedded Engineer
9 1 (1.25%) Senior Electronics Engineer
9 1 (1.25%) Software Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (57.50%) HTML
2 18 (22.50%) .NET
3 15 (18.75%) .NET Compact Framework
3 15 (18.75%) .NET Framework
3 15 (18.75%) LINQ
3 15 (18.75%) XML
4 14 (17.50%) COM
4 14 (17.50%) Entity Framework
4 14 (17.50%) Lambda Expressions
4 14 (17.50%) LINQ to SQL
4 14 (17.50%) NHibernate
4 14 (17.50%) Silverlight
4 14 (17.50%) Unity DI Container
4 14 (17.50%) WCF
4 14 (17.50%) Web Services
4 14 (17.50%) WPF
4 14 (17.50%) XSD
5 3 (3.75%) Qt
6 2 (2.50%) MFC
7 1 (1.25%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Data Structures
1 14 (17.50%) Greenfield Project
1 14 (17.50%) Industrial Internet of Things
1 14 (17.50%) Internet of Things
2 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (2.50%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.25%) iPad
4 1 (1.25%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 70 (87.50%) Linux
3 53 (66.25%) Android
4 47 (58.75%) Embedded Linux
5 14 (17.50%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.25%) VxWorks
7 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (91.25%) Software Engineering
2 61 (76.25%) OO
3 60 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (55.00%) SDLC
5 43 (53.75%) Waterfall
6 20 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 17 (21.25%) UML
8 15 (18.75%) OOD
8 15 (18.75%) Physics
8 15 (18.75%) Scrum
8 15 (18.75%) TDD
8 15 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 14 (17.50%) Dependency Injection
9 14 (17.50%) Inversion of Control
9 14 (17.50%) Kanban
9 14 (17.50%) MVC
9 14 (17.50%) MVVM
9 14 (17.50%) Product Management
9 14 (17.50%) RUP
9 14 (17.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (87.50%) C++
2 69 (86.25%) C
3 64 (80.00%) SQL
4 49 (61.25%) Java
4 49 (61.25%) JavaScript
5 48 (60.00%) Python
6 20 (25.00%) C#
7 14 (17.50%) XAML
8 6 (7.50%) Embedded C
9 3 (3.75%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.25%) Perl
10 1 (1.25%) PHP
10 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (26.25%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) MISRA
2 2 (2.50%) MISRA C
3 1 (1.25%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.25%) IEC 62304
3 1 (1.25%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.25%) QNX
3 1 (1.25%) Altera
3 1 (1.25%) Apple
3 1 (1.25%) Cisco
3 1 (1.25%) Motorola
3 1 (1.25%) SOTI
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