The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 33 42 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs citing WCF 62 63 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.87% 5.63% 8.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.20% 16.15% 23.89%
Number of salaries quoted 62 58 99
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
307 390 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.00% 34.82% 36.06%
Number of salaries quoted 284 360 394
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

WCF Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

WCF
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +12 37 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Luton +4 10 £62,500 +38.88% 1
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 116 (100.00%) C#
1 116 (100.00%) .NET
1 116 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 110 (94.83%) MVC
3 109 (93.97%) SQL Server
3 109 (93.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 80 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (67.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 64 (55.17%) TDD
7 58 (50.00%) BDD
8 55 (47.41%) .NET Framework
9 54 (46.55%) ASP.NET Web API
10 53 (45.69%) JavaScript
11 49 (42.24%) SQL Server 2014
11 49 (42.24%) Microsoft
11 49 (42.24%) Web Application Development
12 45 (38.79%) jQuery
13 43 (37.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 41 (35.34%) Games
15 37 (31.90%) Web Services
16 36 (31.03%) OO
16 36 (31.03%) Team Foundation Server
17 34 (29.31%) Scrum
17 34 (29.31%) HTML
17 34 (29.31%) Git (software)
17 34 (29.31%) Entity Framework
18 32 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
19 29 (25.00%) Ruby
19 29 (25.00%) Visual Studio
20 27 (23.28%) RESTful

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 9 (7.76%) NServiceBus
2 7 (6.03%) CMS
2 7 (6.03%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.72%) DNN
3 2 (1.72%) Kentico
3 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (7.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 32 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (19.83%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.97%) Internet
2 1 (0.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (93.97%) SQL Server
2 49 (42.24%) SQL Server 2014
3 26 (22.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (18.10%) Relational Database
5 20 (17.24%) NoSQL
6 18 (15.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (31.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (29.31%) Git (software)
3 29 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 23 (19.83%) Subversion
5 18 (15.52%) Rhino Mocks
6 16 (13.79%) NUnit
7 14 (12.07%) TeamCity
8 9 (7.76%) Jasmine
8 9 (7.76%) Selenium
8 9 (7.76%) SpecFlow
9 7 (6.03%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.72%) Moq
General
1 41 (35.34%) Games
2 15 (12.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 116 (100.00%) Developer
2 108 (93.10%) .NET Developer
3 66 (56.90%) C# Developer
4 58 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (43.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 35 (30.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 35 (30.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 32 (27.59%) Senior Developer
8 30 (25.86%) Senior C# Developer
9 27 (23.28%) Senior .NET Developer
10 25 (21.55%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 21 (18.10%) Lead .NET Developer
11 21 (18.10%) Lead Developer
12 14 (12.07%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (12.07%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (11.21%) .NET Team Leader
13 13 (11.21%) C# Software Developer
13 13 (11.21%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 13 (11.21%) Team Leader
14 10 (8.62%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (100.00%) .NET
1 116 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 109 (93.97%) ASP.NET MVC
3 78 (67.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 55 (47.41%) .NET Framework
5 54 (46.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 45 (38.79%) jQuery
7 43 (37.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 37 (31.90%) Web Services
9 34 (29.31%) Entity Framework
9 34 (29.31%) HTML
10 27 (23.28%) RESTful
11 25 (21.55%) AngularJS
11 25 (21.55%) Node.js
12 22 (18.97%) KnockoutJS
13 21 (18.10%) CSS
13 21 (18.10%) HTML5
14 20 (17.24%) Code First Entity Framework
15 19 (16.38%) Ajax
16 16 (13.79%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.79%) iPad
2 10 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.17%) Mathematics
3 6 (5.17%) Physics
4 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.72%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (94.83%) MVC
2 80 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (55.17%) TDD
4 58 (50.00%) BDD
5 49 (42.24%) Web Application Development
6 36 (31.03%) OO
7 34 (29.31%) Scrum
8 22 (18.97%) CQRS
8 22 (18.97%) Domain-Driven Design
9 21 (18.10%) Software Engineering
10 17 (14.66%) SDLC
11 16 (13.79%) Web Development
12 14 (12.07%) E-Commerce
13 11 (9.48%) SOLID
14 10 (8.62%) Kanban
15 7 (6.03%) Content Management
15 7 (6.03%) Scrum-ban
16 6 (5.17%) OOD
16 6 (5.17%) Prototyping
17 5 (4.31%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 116 (100.00%) C#
2 53 (45.69%) JavaScript
3 29 (25.00%) Ruby
4 26 (22.41%) SQL
5 22 (18.97%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (5.17%) Degree
1 6 (5.17%) PhD
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) MOM
Vendors
1 49 (42.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.90%) Facebook
3 7 (6.03%) Oracle
3 7 (6.03%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.72%) Ektron
4 2 (1.72%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.86%) Twitter
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