The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 29 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.45% 6.60% 7.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 16.67% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 22
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +8.12%

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
46 84 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 33.33% 39.62% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 42 82 92
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for WCF.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Subversion
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (25.00%) Code First Entity Framework
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
1 2 (25.00%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (25.00%) Code First Entity Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (25.00%) Node.js
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) CQRS
3 2 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago