Period
to 24 October 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 October 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 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1110 1201 1234
Rank change year-on-year +91 +33 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact 70 38 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.020% 0.033%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.16% 0.080% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 68 36 57
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £23,700
90th Percentile £66,450 £49,875 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

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 43907 47617 57123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.88% 24.92% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 35391 40417 48141
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
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 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Embedded Compact in the UK

Windows Embedded Compact
Top 13 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 October 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 +78 70 £50,000 +11.11% 8
UK excluding London +79 69 £50,000 +11.11% 8
North of England +37 37 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire - 25 £50,000 - 1
East of England +16 21 £60,000 +41.18% 4
North West -8 11 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Midlands +54 7 £45,000 +4.05% 2
West Midlands +5 6 £49,500 +10.00% 2
South West -5 3 £40,000 -15.79%
South East +36 1 £40,000 -11.11%
East Midlands +29 1 £45,000 +28.57%
London +1 1 £70,000 +45.83%
North East - 1 £46,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (97.14%) Software Engineering
3 62 (88.57%) C++
4 38 (54.29%) C#
4 38 (54.29%) SQL
4 38 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (52.86%) Linux
5 37 (52.86%) Visual Studio
6 35 (50.00%) C
6 35 (50.00%) OO
6 35 (50.00%) Multithreading
7 31 (44.29%) Android
7 31 (44.29%) HTML
8 30 (42.86%) SDLC
9 29 (41.43%) JIRA
10 27 (38.57%) Subversion
11 26 (37.14%) Java
12 25 (35.71%) JavaScript
12 25 (35.71%) Python
12 25 (35.71%) OOD
12 25 (35.71%) Eclipse
12 25 (35.71%) Git (software)
12 25 (35.71%) Waterfall
13 24 (34.29%) Android Studio
14 22 (31.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 22 (31.43%) OOP
15 21 (30.00%) POSIX
15 21 (30.00%) STL
15 21 (30.00%) Qt
15 21 (30.00%) Boost C++ Libraries

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 5 (7.14%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.57%) Ethernet
2 7 (10.00%) RS-232
2 7 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.86%) HTTP
5 1 (1.43%) 802.15
5 1 (1.43%) LAN
5 1 (1.43%) RFID
5 1 (1.43%) SSL
5 1 (1.43%) WAN
5 1 (1.43%) Wireless
5 1 (1.43%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 37 (52.86%) Visual Studio
2 29 (41.43%) JIRA
3 27 (38.57%) Subversion
4 25 (35.71%) Eclipse
4 25 (35.71%) Git (software)
5 24 (34.29%) Android Studio
6 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Blend
6 7 (10.00%) MSI
6 7 (10.00%) MSTest
6 7 (10.00%) NuGet
6 7 (10.00%) NUnit
6 7 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (10.00%) WiX
7 5 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (4.29%) VectorCAST
General
1 7 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (78.57%) Software Engineer
2 42 (60.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 31 (44.29%) Embedded Engineer
4 30 (42.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 20 (28.57%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 20 (28.57%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (17.14%) Java Engineer
6 12 (17.14%) Java Software Engineer
6 12 (17.14%) Python Software Engineer
7 9 (12.86%) Developer
8 8 (11.43%) C# Developer
9 7 (10.00%) .NET Developer
9 7 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (10.00%) Lead Software Engineer
10 5 (7.14%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (5.71%) Principal Engineer
11 4 (5.71%) Principal Software Engineer
12 3 (4.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
13 2 (2.86%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (44.29%) HTML
2 21 (30.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 21 (30.00%) POSIX
2 21 (30.00%) Qt
2 21 (30.00%) STL
3 17 (24.29%) .NET
4 11 (15.71%) .NET Framework
5 10 (14.29%) .NET Compact Framework
6 9 (12.86%) Web Services
7 8 (11.43%) LINQ
7 8 (11.43%) XML
8 7 (10.00%) COM
8 7 (10.00%) Entity Framework
8 7 (10.00%) LINQ to SQL
8 7 (10.00%) NHibernate
8 7 (10.00%) Silverlight
8 7 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
8 7 (10.00%) WCF
8 7 (10.00%) WPF
8 7 (10.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 15 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 7 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (10.00%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 7 (10.00%) Internet of Things
4 4 (5.71%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.86%) Smart City
6 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.43%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.43%) Life Science
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.43%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (52.86%) Linux
3 31 (44.29%) Android
4 13 (18.57%) Embedded Linux
5 7 (10.00%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.43%) Unix
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (97.14%) Software Engineering
2 38 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 35 (50.00%) OO
4 30 (42.86%) SDLC
5 25 (35.71%) OOD
5 25 (35.71%) Waterfall
6 22 (31.43%) OOP
7 21 (30.00%) Multithreaded Programming
8 19 (27.14%) Embedded Software Development
9 16 (22.86%) UML
10 13 (18.57%) Scrum
10 13 (18.57%) Unit Testing
11 7 (10.00%) Kanban
11 7 (10.00%) MVC
11 7 (10.00%) MVVM
11 7 (10.00%) Physics
11 7 (10.00%) RUP
11 7 (10.00%) TDD
11 7 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 62 (88.57%) C++
2 38 (54.29%) C#
2 38 (54.29%) SQL
3 35 (50.00%) C
4 26 (37.14%) Java
5 25 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 25 (35.71%) Python
6 14 (20.00%) Embedded C++
7 7 (10.00%) XAML
8 5 (7.14%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 20 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) MISRA
1 6 (8.57%) MISRA C
2 4 (5.71%) ISO 13485
2 4 (5.71%) ISO 9001
3 3 (4.29%) IEC 62304
4 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.43%) Altera