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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 31 42 23
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Permanent jobs citing WCF 50 55 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.22% 5.22% 8.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.79% 15.15% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 50 54 93
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,800
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
281 363 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.95% 34.44% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 260 338 346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +8 31 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Luton +10 3 £65,000 +30.00% 2
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 111 (100.00%) .NET
2 110 (99.10%) ASP.NET
2 110 (99.10%) C#
3 104 (93.69%) MVC
4 103 (92.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 102 (91.89%) SQL Server
6 70 (63.06%) Agile Software Development
7 65 (58.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 53 (47.75%) TDD
9 52 (46.85%) .NET Framework
9 52 (46.85%) JavaScript
9 52 (46.85%) Microsoft
10 48 (43.24%) BDD
11 47 (42.34%) jQuery
12 43 (38.74%) ASP.NET Web API
13 42 (37.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 41 (36.94%) Team Foundation Server
14 41 (36.94%) Games
15 39 (35.14%) Web Services
15 39 (35.14%) Web Application Development
15 39 (35.14%) SQL Server 2014
16 35 (31.53%) HTML
17 33 (29.73%) Visual Studio
17 33 (29.73%) OO
18 31 (27.93%) SQL
18 31 (27.93%) SQL Server 2012
19 29 (26.13%) Entity Framework
19 29 (26.13%) Git (software)
20 28 (25.23%) Microsoft Azure
20 28 (25.23%) Scrum

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 (8.11%) NServiceBus
2 7 (6.31%) CMS
2 7 (6.31%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.80%) DNN
3 2 (1.80%) Kentico
3 2 (1.80%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 28 (25.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (18.02%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (91.89%) SQL Server
2 39 (35.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 31 (27.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (20.72%) Relational Database
5 20 (18.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (10.81%) NoSQL
7 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 41 (36.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (29.73%) Visual Studio
3 29 (26.13%) Git (software)
4 28 (25.23%) Subversion
5 17 (15.32%) TeamCity
6 12 (10.81%) Rhino Mocks
7 11 (9.91%) NUnit
8 9 (8.11%) Jasmine
8 9 (8.11%) SpecFlow
9 4 (3.60%) Selenium
10 2 (1.80%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.90%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.90%) Moq
General
1 41 (36.94%) Games
2 6 (5.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 110 (99.10%) Developer
2 103 (92.79%) .NET Developer
3 60 (54.05%) C# Developer
4 53 (47.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (40.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 30 (27.03%) Senior Developer
7 27 (24.32%) ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (24.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (24.32%) Senior C# Developer
8 26 (23.42%) Senior .NET Developer
9 23 (20.72%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 18 (16.22%) Lead .NET Developer
10 18 (16.22%) Lead Developer
11 13 (11.71%) C# Software Developer
12 12 (10.81%) .NET Web Developer
12 12 (10.81%) Web Developer
13 11 (9.91%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (9.91%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (9.01%) .NET Team Leader
14 10 (9.01%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (100.00%) .NET
2 110 (99.10%) ASP.NET
3 103 (92.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 65 (58.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 52 (46.85%) .NET Framework
6 47 (42.34%) jQuery
7 43 (38.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 42 (37.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 39 (35.14%) Web Services
10 35 (31.53%) HTML
11 29 (26.13%) Entity Framework
12 25 (22.52%) AngularJS
13 22 (19.82%) CSS
14 19 (17.12%) Ajax
14 19 (17.12%) KnockoutJS
15 17 (15.32%) HTML5
15 17 (15.32%) Node.js
16 16 (14.41%) RESTful
17 12 (10.81%) Code First Entity Framework
18 11 (9.91%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) iPad
2 6 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.41%) Mathematics
2 6 (5.41%) Physics
3 5 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.80%) Wiki
5 1 (0.90%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (93.69%) MVC
2 70 (63.06%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (47.75%) TDD
4 48 (43.24%) BDD
5 39 (35.14%) Web Application Development
6 33 (29.73%) OO
7 28 (25.23%) Scrum
8 25 (22.52%) CQRS
8 25 (22.52%) Domain-Driven Design
9 23 (20.72%) Software Engineering
10 19 (17.12%) Web Development
11 17 (15.32%) E-Commerce
12 15 (13.51%) SDLC
13 10 (9.01%) SOLID
14 8 (7.21%) Dependency Injection
14 8 (7.21%) Mentoring
14 8 (7.21%) Unit Testing
15 7 (6.31%) Content Management
16 6 (5.41%) Prototyping
17 5 (4.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 110 (99.10%) C#
2 52 (46.85%) JavaScript
3 31 (27.93%) SQL
4 24 (21.62%) T-SQL
5 21 (18.92%) Ruby
6 3 (2.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.90%) C++
7 1 (0.90%) Java
7 1 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (5.41%) Degree
1 6 (5.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) MOM
Vendors
1 52 (46.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.31%) Sitecore
3 4 (3.60%) Oracle
4 2 (1.80%) Ektron
4 2 (1.80%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.80%) Facebook
5 1 (0.90%) Adobe
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