The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 18 24 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +20
Permanent jobs citing WCF 103 78 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.78% 7.69% 5.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.76% 22.54% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 95 78 50
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
416 346 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.46% 34.12% 33.30%
Number of salaries quoted 382 337 302
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 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

WCF
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -3 59 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Luton +14 27 £45,000 +12.50% 9
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

1 206 (100.00%) .NET
2 200 (97.09%) C#
3 199 (96.60%) SQL Server
4 196 (95.15%) ASP.NET
5 127 (61.65%) Scrum
6 115 (55.83%) Microsoft
7 113 (54.85%) MVC
8 109 (52.91%) SQL
9 108 (52.43%) .NET Framework
10 107 (51.94%) TDD
11 98 (47.57%) SQL Server 2008
12 90 (43.69%) Windows
13 89 (43.20%) Visual Studio
14 78 (37.86%) Team Foundation Server
15 73 (35.44%) WPF
16 69 (33.50%) Web Services
16 69 (33.50%) SharePoint
17 68 (33.01%) JavaScript
17 68 (33.01%) Subversion
18 64 (31.07%) T-SQL
19 62 (30.10%) ASP.NET MVC
20 61 (29.61%) LINQ
21 59 (28.64%) jQuery
21 59 (28.64%) SQL Server 2005
22 57 (27.67%) WinForms
23 51 (24.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 50 (24.27%) Multithreading
24 50 (24.27%) OO
25 48 (23.30%) Silverlight
26 45 (21.84%) HTML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 69 (33.50%) SharePoint
2 31 (15.05%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (6.80%) CMS
4 10 (4.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (3.40%) IIS
5 7 (3.40%) NServiceBus
5 7 (3.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (2.91%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.97%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 42 (20.39%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (2.43%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (96.60%) SQL Server
2 98 (47.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (28.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 36 (17.48%) Relational Database
5 22 (10.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (4.85%) RDBMS
8 8 (3.88%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (2.91%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.91%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (2.91%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 89 (43.20%) Visual Studio
2 78 (37.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 68 (33.01%) Subversion
4 29 (14.08%) Moq
5 20 (9.71%) Rhino Mocks
5 20 (9.71%) TeamCity
6 18 (8.74%) NUnit
7 10 (4.85%) MSTest
8 6 (2.91%) Git (software)
8 6 (2.91%) JIRA
8 6 (2.91%) Log4Net
8 6 (2.91%) FinalBuilder
8 6 (2.91%) SpecFlow
8 6 (2.91%) Jasmine
8 6 (2.91%) NSubstitute
General
1 24 (11.65%) Finance
2 4 (1.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.97%) Games
4 1 (0.49%) Automotive
4 1 (0.49%) Legal
4 1 (0.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 167 (81.07%) Developer
2 73 (35.44%) C# Developer
3 69 (33.50%) .NET Developer
4 63 (30.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 61 (29.61%) Senior Developer
6 45 (21.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 41 (19.90%) Senior C# Developer
8 38 (18.45%) Architect
9 24 (11.65%) Lead Developer
10 19 (9.22%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (8.25%) Technical Leader
12 16 (7.77%) Team Leader
13 14 (6.80%) Web Developer
13 14 (6.80%) .NET Team Leader
13 14 (6.80%) Technical Developer
14 13 (6.31%) ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (6.31%) Senior .NET Developer
15 11 (5.34%) Analyst
15 11 (5.34%) Analyst Programmer
15 11 (5.34%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (100.00%) .NET
2 196 (95.15%) ASP.NET
3 108 (52.43%) .NET Framework
4 73 (35.44%) WPF
5 69 (33.50%) Web Services
6 62 (30.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 61 (29.61%) LINQ
8 59 (28.64%) jQuery
9 57 (27.67%) WinForms
10 51 (24.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 48 (23.30%) Silverlight
12 45 (21.84%) HTML
13 34 (16.50%) CSS
14 31 (15.05%) XML
15 21 (10.19%) XSLT
16 20 (9.71%) ADO.NET
16 20 (9.71%) HTML5
16 20 (9.71%) Middleware
17 17 (8.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 16 (7.77%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.05%) N-Tier
2 10 (4.85%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (3.40%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.91%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.43%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.43%) Physics
6 3 (1.46%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.97%) AS400
8 1 (0.49%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 90 (43.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (61.65%) Scrum
2 113 (54.85%) MVC
3 107 (51.94%) TDD
4 50 (24.27%) OO
4 50 (24.27%) Multithreading
5 37 (17.96%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (17.48%) Software Engineering
7 30 (14.56%) OOD
8 24 (11.65%) Project Management
9 23 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (10.68%) E-Commerce
11 18 (8.74%) Business Analysis
11 18 (8.74%) Product Management
12 17 (8.25%) Technical Architecture
13 14 (6.80%) Waterfall
14 13 (6.31%) Dependency Injection
15 12 (5.83%) OOP
16 11 (5.34%) Kanban
17 10 (4.85%) MVVM
17 10 (4.85%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 200 (97.09%) C#
2 109 (52.91%) SQL
3 68 (33.01%) JavaScript
4 64 (31.07%) T-SQL
5 42 (20.39%) VB.NET
6 14 (6.80%) VB
7 13 (6.31%) C
8 8 (3.88%) Groovy
8 8 (3.88%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.40%) PHP
10 6 (2.91%) VB6
10 6 (2.91%) Ruby
11 3 (1.46%) VBA
12 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (9.22%) Degree
2 5 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.97%) MCP
3 2 (0.97%) MCAD
3 2 (0.97%) MCSD
3 2 (0.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (5.83%) MOM
2 6 (2.91%) logstash
Vendors
1 115 (55.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.40%) Oracle
3 2 (0.97%) IBM
4 1 (0.49%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.49%) Nintex
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton
easyJet
Salary: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bens / Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago