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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 22 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 32 58 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 11.55% 18.41% 20.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.81% 40.85% 62.24%
Number of salaries quoted 31 57 61
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
124 142 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 44.77% 45.08% 32.78%
Number of salaries quoted 117 136 97
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 27 August 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bedford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 51 (100.00%) C#
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
1 51 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 45 (88.24%) SQL Server
3 40 (78.43%) MVC
4 39 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (72.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (70.59%) TDD
7 35 (68.63%) Windows
8 30 (58.82%) .NET Framework
9 29 (56.86%) HTML
10 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
10 27 (52.94%) WPF
11 26 (50.98%) jQuery
11 26 (50.98%) Scrum
12 24 (47.06%) Visual Studio
12 24 (47.06%) Entity Framework
12 24 (47.06%) ASP.NET Web API
13 23 (45.10%) JavaScript
13 23 (45.10%) CSS
14 22 (43.14%) MS Excel
14 22 (43.14%) HTML5
15 21 (41.18%) WinForms
16 20 (39.22%) OOD
16 20 (39.22%) Web Services
16 20 (39.22%) OO
16 20 (39.22%) Multithreading
16 20 (39.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 18 (35.29%) Moq
18 17 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 13 (25.49%) SharePoint
2 8 (15.69%) Node.js
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (43.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
3 8 (15.69%) NoSQL
3 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (47.06%) Visual Studio
2 18 (35.29%) Moq
3 17 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
4 11 (21.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (13.73%) Subversion
6 6 (11.76%) MSTest
6 6 (11.76%) NUnit
7 4 (7.84%) Selenium
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (15.69%) Advertising
2 6 (11.76%) Games
2 6 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (92.16%) Developer
2 28 (54.90%) .NET Developer
3 22 (43.14%) C# Developer
3 22 (43.14%) Senior Developer
4 20 (39.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 20 (39.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (25.49%) Senior C# Developer
6 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (21.57%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (17.65%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (15.69%) Software Developer
10 6 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (5.88%) Architect
11 3 (5.88%) Technical Architect
12 1 (1.96%) Web Developer
12 1 (1.96%) Software Engineer
12 1 (1.96%) C# Software Engineer
12 1 (1.96%) Senior Web Developer
12 1 (1.96%) Technical Leader
12 1 (1.96%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
1 51 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 37 (72.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 30 (58.82%) .NET Framework
4 29 (56.86%) HTML
5 27 (52.94%) WPF
6 26 (50.98%) jQuery
7 24 (47.06%) Entity Framework
7 24 (47.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 23 (45.10%) CSS
9 22 (43.14%) HTML5
10 21 (41.18%) WinForms
11 20 (39.22%) Web Services
11 20 (39.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 17 (33.33%) AngularJS
12 17 (33.33%) Silverlight
13 16 (31.37%) Ajax
14 15 (29.41%) ADO.NET
15 13 (25.49%) LINQ
16 8 (15.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) N-Tier
2 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (11.76%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (11.76%) Tandem
3 6 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 6 (11.76%) Physics
3 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.84%) Wiki
4 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 35 (68.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (78.43%) MVC
2 39 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (70.59%) TDD
4 26 (50.98%) Scrum
5 20 (39.22%) OO
5 20 (39.22%) OOD
5 20 (39.22%) Multithreading
6 14 (27.45%) Web Development
6 14 (27.45%) Web Application Development
7 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
8 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (15.69%) BDD
10 7 (13.73%) Kanban
11 6 (11.76%) MVVM
11 6 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (9.80%) Integration Testing
13 4 (7.84%) SOA
14 3 (5.88%) Project Management
14 3 (5.88%) Information Management
14 3 (5.88%) Planning Poker
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (45.10%) JavaScript
3 14 (27.45%) SQL
4 11 (21.57%) T-SQL
5 8 (15.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) PhD
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) MOM
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) Facebook
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago