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 April 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 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 809 931 954
Rank change year-on-year +122 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact 56 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.018% 0.028%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.27% 0.071% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 56 16 27
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,250 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -22.22%  

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 20895 26921 29727
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.29% 25.95% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17534 22777 24849
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Embedded Compact in the UK

Windows Embedded Compact
Top 19 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 April 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 +130 56 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Yorkshire - 38 £45,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 21 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 17 £35,000 - 1
North West -19 12 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Leeds - 12 £45,000 -
Manchester - 11 £37,500 -
East of England +23 2 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +2 2 £45,000 -
Cambridge -3 2 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £38,750 - 1
Coventry - 1 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 £23,500 -
Dorset - 1 £23,500 - 1
Liverpool - 1 £37,500 -
London - 1 £65,000 -
South West - 1 £23,500 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (90.54%) Software Engineering
3 64 (86.49%) Linux
4 58 (78.38%) C
5 56 (75.68%) C++
6 52 (70.27%) SQL
7 51 (68.92%) Visual Studio
8 50 (67.57%) Android
9 49 (66.22%) OO
9 49 (66.22%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (63.51%) Ethernet
11 41 (55.41%) Java
11 41 (55.41%) JavaScript
12 40 (54.05%) Python
13 39 (52.70%) Android Studio
13 39 (52.70%) Eclipse
13 39 (52.70%) Git (software)
13 39 (52.70%) Embedded Linux
13 39 (52.70%) JIRA
14 37 (50.00%) Subversion
14 37 (50.00%) HTML
15 36 (48.65%) Waterfall
15 36 (48.65%) SDLC
16 21 (28.38%) Multithreading
17 20 (27.03%) Degree
18 18 (24.32%) C#
19 15 (20.27%) .NET
20 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
21 12 (16.22%) RDBMS
21 12 (16.22%) TDD

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 (1.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (63.51%) Ethernet
2 12 (16.22%) TCP/IP
3 11 (14.86%) RS-232
4 1 (1.35%) 4G
4 1 (1.35%) DHCP
4 1 (1.35%) DNS
4 1 (1.35%) GPRS
4 1 (1.35%) GSM
4 1 (1.35%) HTTP
4 1 (1.35%) VPN
4 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) RDBMS
1 12 (16.22%) Relational Database
1 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
1 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 51 (68.92%) Visual Studio
2 39 (52.70%) Android Studio
2 39 (52.70%) Eclipse
2 39 (52.70%) Git (software)
2 39 (52.70%) JIRA
3 37 (50.00%) Subversion
4 12 (16.22%) NUnit
5 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Blend
5 11 (14.86%) MSI
5 11 (14.86%) MSTest
5 11 (14.86%) NuGet
5 11 (14.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (14.86%) WiX
6 1 (1.35%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (14.86%) Marketing
2 7 (9.46%) Automotive
3 6 (8.11%) Electronics
4 1 (1.35%) French Language
4 1 (1.35%) Games
4 1 (1.35%) German Language
4 1 (1.35%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.35%) Japanese Language
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (74.32%) Software Engineer
2 40 (54.05%) Embedded Engineer
2 40 (54.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 13 (17.57%) C++ Software Engineer
3 13 (17.57%) Developer
4 12 (16.22%) C# Developer
5 11 (14.86%) .NET Developer
5 11 (14.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Lead Software Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Electronics Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
9 1 (1.35%) Embedded Developer
9 1 (1.35%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
9 1 (1.35%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (1.35%) Junior Embedded Engineer
9 1 (1.35%) Senior Electronics Engineer
9 1 (1.35%) Software Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (50.00%) HTML
2 15 (20.27%) .NET
3 12 (16.22%) LINQ
3 12 (16.22%) WPF
3 12 (16.22%) XML
4 11 (14.86%) .NET Compact Framework
4 11 (14.86%) .NET Framework
4 11 (14.86%) COM
4 11 (14.86%) Entity Framework
4 11 (14.86%) Lambda Expressions
4 11 (14.86%) LINQ to SQL
4 11 (14.86%) NHibernate
4 11 (14.86%) Silverlight
4 11 (14.86%) Unity DI Container
4 11 (14.86%) WCF
4 11 (14.86%) Web Services
4 11 (14.86%) XSD
5 2 (2.70%) MFC
5 2 (2.70%) Qt
6 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Data Structures
1 11 (14.86%) Greenfield Project
1 11 (14.86%) Industrial Internet of Things
1 11 (14.86%) Internet of Things
2 8 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.35%) iPad
3 1 (1.35%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (86.49%) Linux
3 50 (67.57%) Android
4 39 (52.70%) Embedded Linux
5 11 (14.86%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.70%) VxWorks
6 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (90.54%) Software Engineering
2 49 (66.22%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (66.22%) OO
3 36 (48.65%) SDLC
3 36 (48.65%) Waterfall
4 21 (28.38%) Multithreading
5 12 (16.22%) Physics
5 12 (16.22%) TDD
5 12 (16.22%) UML
6 11 (14.86%) Concurrent Programming
6 11 (14.86%) Dependency Injection
6 11 (14.86%) Inversion of Control
6 11 (14.86%) Kanban
6 11 (14.86%) MVC
6 11 (14.86%) MVVM
6 11 (14.86%) OOD
6 11 (14.86%) Product Management
6 11 (14.86%) RUP
6 11 (14.86%) Scrum
6 11 (14.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (78.38%) C
2 56 (75.68%) C++
3 52 (70.27%) SQL
4 41 (55.41%) Java
4 41 (55.41%) JavaScript
5 40 (54.05%) Python
6 18 (24.32%) C#
7 11 (14.86%) XAML
8 6 (8.11%) Embedded C
9 3 (4.05%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.35%) Perl
10 1 (1.35%) PHP
10 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (27.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) MISRA
2 3 (4.05%) MISRA C
3 2 (2.70%) ISO13485
4 1 (1.35%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.16%) QNX
3 1 (1.35%) Apple
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco
3 1 (1.35%) IBM
3 1 (1.35%) Motorola
3 1 (1.35%) SOTI
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