The table below looks at the statistics for WF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WF over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 50 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing WF 3 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.96% 4.03% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.11% 12.24% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 1
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +13.33%
WF
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
142 98 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 45.37% 32.89% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 136 97 73
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

WF Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

WF
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

WF Salary Trend in Bedford

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing WF 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 WF.

1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) XML
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) NUnit
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 17 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 17 (100.00%) MSTest
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle Reports
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
3 13 (76.47%) Configuration Management
3 13 (76.47%) Software Engineering
3 13 (76.47%) Root Cause Analysis
3 13 (76.47%) Relational Database
4 12 (70.59%) MVC
4 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
5 9 (52.94%) Web Services
6 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (23.53%) WPF

WF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing WF 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 WF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle Reports
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
3 13 (76.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) NUnit
1 17 (100.00%) MSTest
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (94.12%) Senior Developer
3 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 17 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (52.94%) Web Services
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (23.53%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Configuration Management
1 13 (76.47%) Software Engineering
1 13 (76.47%) Root Cause Analysis
2 12 (70.59%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle