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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 35 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 12 30 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.11% 9.68% 12.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.63% 27.03% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 30 48
Average salary £46,250 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £72,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
95 111 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 40.43% 35.81% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 87 97 137
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bedford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 35 (100.00%) C#
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 35 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (94.29%) MVC
2 33 (94.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 30 (85.71%) Windows
4 29 (82.86%) Scrum
5 27 (77.14%) TDD
5 27 (77.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 23 (65.71%) WPF
7 22 (62.86%) WinForms
8 21 (60.00%) Rhino Mocks
8 21 (60.00%) Moq
9 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 18 (51.43%) CSS
10 18 (51.43%) HTML
10 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
11 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
11 17 (48.57%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (45.71%) HTML5
12 16 (45.71%) Web Application Development
12 16 (45.71%) MS Excel
12 16 (45.71%) jQuery
12 16 (45.71%) Ajax
12 16 (45.71%) .NET Framework
13 15 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (42.86%) Kanban
13 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (45.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (60.00%) Moq
1 21 (60.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 13 (37.14%) MSTest
2 13 (37.14%) NUnit
2 13 (37.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.71%) Selenium
4 2 (5.71%) Subversion
General
1 13 (37.14%) Retail
2 3 (8.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Developer
2 31 (88.57%) .NET Developer
3 17 (48.57%) Senior Developer
4 16 (45.71%) C# Developer
4 16 (45.71%) Senior C# Developer
5 15 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (42.86%) Senior .NET Developer
5 15 (42.86%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (37.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (37.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (37.14%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (34.29%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 10 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
9 10 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (28.57%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 10 (28.57%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (11.43%) Senior .NET Enterprise Developer
11 1 (2.86%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
1 35 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 33 (94.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 27 (77.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 23 (65.71%) WPF
5 22 (62.86%) WinForms
6 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 18 (51.43%) CSS
7 18 (51.43%) HTML
8 16 (45.71%) .NET Framework
8 16 (45.71%) Ajax
8 16 (45.71%) HTML5
8 16 (45.71%) jQuery
9 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (40.00%) ADO.NET
10 14 (40.00%) AngularJS
10 14 (40.00%) Entity Framework
11 13 (37.14%) Castle Windsor
11 13 (37.14%) Ninject
11 13 (37.14%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Inversion of Control
1 13 (37.14%) Tandem
2 8 (22.86%) N-Tier
3 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.71%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (94.29%) MVC
3 29 (82.86%) Scrum
4 27 (77.14%) TDD
5 16 (45.71%) Web Application Development
6 15 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (42.86%) Kanban
7 13 (37.14%) Dependency Injection
7 13 (37.14%) MVVM
7 13 (37.14%) OO
8 12 (34.29%) Multithreading
9 10 (28.57%) OOD
10 8 (22.86%) SOLID
11 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
11 4 (11.43%) Web Development
12 3 (8.57%) BDD
12 3 (8.57%) CQRS
12 3 (8.57%) Domain-Driven Design
13 2 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
13 2 (5.71%) Planning Poker
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.57%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) MOM
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago