Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1127 1146 1212
Rank change year-on-year +19 +66 +44
Permanent jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact 52 34 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.019% 0.035%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.12% 0.079% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 50 30 70
UK median annual salary £50,000 £40,750 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.70% -2.98% -11.58%
10th Percentile £39,875 £25,000 £26,125
90th Percentile £65,100 £48,850 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -4.76% -11.58%

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 41,631 42,990 54,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.22% 24.43% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 34,015 36,279 46,125
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +1.73% +1.76%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%

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 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Embedded Compact in the UK

Windows Embedded Compact
Top 11 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 21 January 2018. 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 +36 52 £50,000 +25.00% 4
UK excluding London +27 51 £50,000 +25.00% 3
North of England +24 18 £50,000 +81.82% 1
Yorkshire +40 15 £50,000 -
East of England +7 13 £60,000 +56.86%
Midlands +32 10 £42,500 +4.29% 1
West Midlands +9 10 £42,500 +4.29%
South West +14 9 £42,500 - 1
North West -4 3 £45,000 +63.64% 1
South East +14 1 £40,000 -11.11%
London +4 1 £70,000 +45.83% 1

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (92.31%) Software Engineering
3 41 (78.85%) C++
4 32 (61.54%) C#
5 31 (59.62%) Android
6 28 (53.85%) Linux
7 26 (50.00%) OO
8 22 (42.31%) C
9 21 (40.38%) Visual Studio
9 21 (40.38%) Multithreading
10 20 (38.46%) .NET
10 20 (38.46%) OOD
10 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (36.54%) Subversion
11 19 (36.54%) JIRA
12 18 (34.62%) Multithreaded Programming
12 18 (34.62%) SDLC
12 18 (34.62%) Embedded Software Development
12 18 (34.62%) Embedded C++
13 17 (32.69%) SQL
13 17 (32.69%) HTML
14 16 (30.77%) Python
15 15 (28.85%) Eclipse
15 15 (28.85%) Java
15 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
15 15 (28.85%) Waterfall
15 15 (28.85%) Android Studio
15 15 (28.85%) Git (software)
16 14 (26.92%) Embedded C
17 12 (23.08%) Qt

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 7 (13.46%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) HTTP
1 1 (1.92%) LAN
1 1 (1.92%) RFID
1 1 (1.92%) WAN
1 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (40.38%) Visual Studio
2 19 (36.54%) JIRA
2 19 (36.54%) Subversion
3 15 (28.85%) Android Studio
3 15 (28.85%) Eclipse
3 15 (28.85%) Git (software)
4 7 (13.46%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (7.69%) VectorCAST
6 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.92%) Automotive
2 1 (1.92%) French Language
2 1 (1.92%) German Language
2 1 (1.92%) Italian Language
2 1 (1.92%) Japanese Language
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (80.77%) Software Engineer
2 27 (51.92%) C++ Software Engineer
3 24 (46.15%) Embedded Engineer
3 24 (46.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 15 (28.85%) Java Engineer
4 15 (28.85%) Java Software Engineer
4 15 (28.85%) Python Software Engineer
5 11 (21.15%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 11 (21.15%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Software Architect
7 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Principal Software Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) .NET
2 17 (32.69%) HTML
3 12 (23.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 12 (23.08%) Qt
4 11 (21.15%) POSIX
4 11 (21.15%) STL
5 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.77%) Web Services
6 2 (3.85%) HTML5
6 2 (3.85%) SOAP
7 1 (1.92%) LINQ
7 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (17.31%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Life Science
4 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.92%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (59.62%) Android
3 28 (53.85%) Linux
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 26 (50.00%) OO
3 21 (40.38%) Multithreading
4 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (38.46%) OOD
5 18 (34.62%) Embedded Software Development
5 18 (34.62%) Multithreaded Programming
5 18 (34.62%) SDLC
6 15 (28.85%) Waterfall
7 11 (21.15%) OOP
8 8 (15.38%) Software Architecture
9 7 (13.46%) QMS
9 7 (13.46%) Requirements Management
9 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
10 6 (11.54%) Quality Management
11 5 (9.62%) Integration Testing
11 5 (9.62%) Scrum
12 4 (7.69%) Android Development
12 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
12 4 (7.69%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 41 (78.85%) C++
2 32 (61.54%) C#
3 22 (42.31%) C
4 18 (34.62%) Embedded C++
5 17 (32.69%) SQL
6 16 (30.77%) Python
7 15 (28.85%) Java
7 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
8 14 (26.92%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) MISRA
1 8 (15.38%) MISRA C
2 6 (11.54%) ISO 13485
2 6 (11.54%) ISO 9001
3 4 (7.69%) IEC 62304
4 2 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.85%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.92%) QNX