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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 10 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 37 26 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 18.05% 9.52% 17.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.27% 28.89% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 50
Median salary £45,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £51,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
102 90 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 49.76% 32.97% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 93 88 138
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bedford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 57 (100.00%) C#
1 57 (100.00%) .NET
1 57 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 51 (89.47%) MVC
3 50 (87.72%) SQL Server
3 50 (87.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (61.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (49.12%) Games
7 27 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 26 (45.61%) OO
9 25 (43.86%) TDD
9 25 (43.86%) .NET Framework
10 24 (42.11%) Web Services
10 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
11 22 (38.60%) Internet
11 22 (38.60%) CQRS
11 22 (38.60%) Web Application Development
11 22 (38.60%) SQL Server 2014
11 22 (38.60%) Domain-Driven Design
11 22 (38.60%) BDD
12 19 (33.33%) Visual Studio
12 19 (33.33%) HTML
13 18 (31.58%) SQL
13 18 (31.58%) jQuery
13 18 (31.58%) HTML5
14 17 (29.82%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (29.82%) T-SQL
14 17 (29.82%) Windows
15 16 (28.07%) Software Engineering

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (38.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (87.72%) SQL Server
2 22 (38.60%) SQL Server 2014
3 16 (28.07%) Relational Database
3 16 (28.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 17 (29.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (26.32%) Subversion
4 2 (3.51%) Moq
4 2 (3.51%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.75%) Selenium
General
1 28 (49.12%) Games
2 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (100.00%) Developer
2 55 (96.49%) .NET Developer
3 34 (59.65%) C# Developer
4 32 (56.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 14 (24.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (24.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (22.81%) Senior Developer
8 12 (21.05%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (21.05%) Senior C# Developer
9 11 (19.30%) C# Software Developer
9 11 (19.30%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 10 (17.54%) .NET Software Developer
11 7 (12.28%) C# WCF Developer
11 7 (12.28%) Software Developer
11 7 (12.28%) WCF Developer
12 4 (7.02%) Lead C# Developer
12 4 (7.02%) Lead Developer
12 4 (7.02%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (7.02%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) .NET
1 57 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 50 (87.72%) ASP.NET MVC
3 35 (61.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 27 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 25 (43.86%) .NET Framework
6 24 (42.11%) Web Services
7 19 (33.33%) HTML
8 18 (31.58%) HTML5
8 18 (31.58%) jQuery
9 13 (22.81%) CSS
10 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (19.30%) Ajax
12 9 (15.79%) Entity Framework
13 8 (14.04%) Silverlight
13 8 (14.04%) WPF
14 7 (12.28%) ADO.NET
14 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
15 6 (10.53%) JSON
16 5 (8.77%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 6 (10.53%) Mathematics
1 6 (10.53%) Physics
2 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.26%) iPad
3 2 (3.51%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (89.47%) MVC
2 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (45.61%) OO
4 25 (43.86%) TDD
5 22 (38.60%) BDD
5 22 (38.60%) CQRS
5 22 (38.60%) Domain-Driven Design
5 22 (38.60%) Web Application Development
6 16 (28.07%) Software Engineering
7 10 (17.54%) Scrum
8 7 (12.28%) Web Development
9 6 (10.53%) Prototyping
10 5 (8.77%) Data Migration
10 5 (8.77%) Migration
11 4 (7.02%) SDLC
12 3 (5.26%) Multithreading
12 3 (5.26%) OOD
13 2 (3.51%) SOLID
14 1 (1.75%) Kanban
14 1 (1.75%) Planning Poker
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (31.58%) SQL
3 17 (29.82%) T-SQL
4 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
1 6 (10.53%) PhD
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) MOM
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle
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