The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 22 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 27 54 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 10.00% 19.15% 22.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.03% 37.76% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 53 59
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
WCF
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
93 143 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 34.44% 50.71% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 89 137 115
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

WCF
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Bedford region.

WCF Salary Trend in Bedford

WCF
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bedford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 39 (100.00%) C#
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (94.87%) ASP.NET
3 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (71.79%) SQL Server
5 25 (64.10%) TDD
6 24 (61.54%) MVC
6 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
7 22 (56.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (53.85%) Scrum
9 20 (51.28%) .NET Framework
9 20 (51.28%) WPF
9 20 (51.28%) Windows
10 18 (46.15%) HTML
10 18 (46.15%) Entity Framework
11 17 (43.59%) jQuery
11 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (43.59%) Silverlight
11 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
12 16 (41.03%) Visual Studio
13 14 (35.90%) Web Services
13 14 (35.90%) OOD
13 14 (35.90%) HTML5
14 13 (33.33%) N-Tier
14 13 (33.33%) CSS
14 13 (33.33%) OO
14 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
14 13 (33.33%) WinForms
15 12 (30.77%) Multithreading
16 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 8 (20.51%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (71.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Visual Studio
2 10 (25.64%) Moq
3 9 (23.08%) Rhino Mocks
4 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
5 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (7.69%) Subversion
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.56%) NUnit
General
1 8 (20.51%) Advertising
2 5 (12.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (76.92%) Developer
2 20 (51.28%) .NET Developer
3 18 (46.15%) C# Developer
4 17 (43.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 17 (43.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (30.77%) Senior Developer
6 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (25.64%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (23.08%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (17.95%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (15.38%) Software Developer
10 5 (12.82%) Development Manager
10 5 (12.82%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (10.26%) Architect
12 3 (7.69%) Technical Architect
13 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
13 1 (2.56%) Lead Developer
13 1 (2.56%) C# Software Engineer
13 1 (2.56%) Technical Leader
13 1 (2.56%) Lead Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (94.87%) ASP.NET
3 22 (56.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (51.28%) .NET Framework
4 20 (51.28%) WPF
5 18 (46.15%) HTML
5 18 (46.15%) Entity Framework
6 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (43.59%) Silverlight
6 17 (43.59%) jQuery
7 14 (35.90%) HTML5
7 14 (35.90%) Web Services
8 13 (33.33%) WinForms
8 13 (33.33%) CSS
9 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
10 10 (25.64%) LINQ
11 9 (23.08%) Ajax
11 9 (23.08%) ADO.NET
12 8 (20.51%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 8 (20.51%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
3 5 (12.82%) Physics
3 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) TDD
3 24 (61.54%) MVC
4 21 (53.85%) Scrum
5 14 (35.90%) OOD
6 13 (33.33%) OO
7 12 (30.77%) Multithreading
8 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
8 8 (20.51%) BDD
8 8 (20.51%) Web Application Development
9 7 (17.95%) Web Development
10 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (12.82%) Performance Management
10 5 (12.82%) Coaching
11 4 (10.26%) People Management
12 3 (7.69%) Matrix Management
13 2 (5.13%) Product Management
13 2 (5.13%) Domain-Driven Design
13 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
13 2 (5.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.64%) SQL
4 8 (20.51%) Ruby
5 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) PhD
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) MOM
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) Facebook
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle
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