The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 25 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 97 73 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.39% 6.89% 6.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.46% 21.60% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 94 73 50
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,700 £56,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
381 338 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.96% 31.92% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 346 326 300
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
East of England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -2 56 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Luton +5 21 £45,000 - 3
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 198 (100.00%) .NET
2 193 (97.47%) SQL Server
3 192 (96.97%) C#
4 191 (96.46%) ASP.NET
5 120 (60.61%) Scrum
6 116 (58.59%) Microsoft
7 112 (56.57%) SQL
7 112 (56.57%) .NET Framework
8 103 (52.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 102 (51.52%) MVC
10 101 (51.01%) Windows
11 99 (50.00%) TDD
12 93 (46.97%) Visual Studio
13 80 (40.40%) Team Foundation Server
14 77 (38.89%) Subversion
15 72 (36.36%) SharePoint
16 71 (35.86%) WPF
17 69 (34.85%) T-SQL
18 68 (34.34%) WinForms
19 65 (32.83%) JavaScript
20 64 (32.32%) Web Services
21 61 (30.81%) LINQ
22 58 (29.29%) Multithreading
23 56 (28.28%) ASP.NET MVC
24 53 (26.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 52 (26.26%) jQuery
25 52 (26.26%) SQL Server 2005
26 51 (25.76%) OO
27 47 (23.74%) Software Engineering
28 46 (23.23%) Continuous Integration

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 72 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 28 (14.14%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (7.58%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (7.07%) CMS
5 12 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (3.54%) IIS
7 6 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.01%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 40 (20.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.02%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.04%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (97.47%) SQL Server
2 103 (52.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (26.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 45 (22.73%) Relational Database
5 21 (10.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (5.05%) RDBMS
8 8 (4.04%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 93 (46.97%) Visual Studio
2 80 (40.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 77 (38.89%) Subversion
4 31 (15.66%) Moq
5 17 (8.59%) Rhino Mocks
6 15 (7.58%) NUnit
7 14 (7.07%) TeamCity
8 13 (6.57%) MSTest
General
1 23 (11.62%) Finance
2 4 (2.02%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.51%) Automotive
3 1 (0.51%) Legal
3 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 158 (79.80%) Developer
2 66 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 61 (30.81%) C# Developer
4 56 (28.28%) Senior Developer
5 51 (25.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 40 (20.20%) Architect
7 39 (19.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 34 (17.17%) Senior C# Developer
9 27 (13.64%) Lead Developer
10 25 (12.63%) Solutions Architect
11 19 (9.60%) Technical Leader
12 16 (8.08%) Technical Developer
12 16 (8.08%) Team Leader
13 13 (6.57%) ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (6.06%) .NET Team Leader
15 10 (5.05%) SharePoint Developer
15 10 (5.05%) Development Team Leader
15 10 (5.05%) Senior .NET Developer
15 10 (5.05%) Analyst Programmer
15 10 (5.05%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (100.00%) .NET
2 191 (96.46%) ASP.NET
3 112 (56.57%) .NET Framework
4 71 (35.86%) WPF
5 68 (34.34%) WinForms
6 64 (32.32%) Web Services
7 61 (30.81%) LINQ
8 56 (28.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 53 (26.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 52 (26.26%) jQuery
11 44 (22.22%) Silverlight
12 40 (20.20%) HTML
13 37 (18.69%) CSS
14 33 (16.67%) XML
15 25 (12.63%) Middleware
16 24 (12.12%) ADO.NET
17 21 (10.61%) XSLT
18 20 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 16 (8.08%) HTML5
19 16 (8.08%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.70%) N-Tier
2 13 (6.57%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (3.54%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.02%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.52%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.52%) Physics
5 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.01%) AS400
6 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.51%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 101 (51.01%) Windows
2 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (60.61%) Scrum
2 102 (51.52%) MVC
3 99 (50.00%) TDD
4 58 (29.29%) Multithreading
5 51 (25.76%) OO
6 47 (23.74%) Software Engineering
7 46 (23.23%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (18.18%) OOD
9 35 (17.68%) Project Management
10 29 (14.65%) Business Analysis
10 29 (14.65%) Product Management
11 24 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
12 16 (8.08%) Domain-Driven Design
12 16 (8.08%) SOA
13 15 (7.58%) Dependency Injection
14 14 (7.07%) Kanban
14 14 (7.07%) Waterfall
15 13 (6.57%) Web Application Development
15 13 (6.57%) MVVM
16 12 (6.06%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 192 (96.97%) C#
2 112 (56.57%) SQL
3 69 (34.85%) T-SQL
4 65 (32.83%) JavaScript
5 39 (19.70%) VB.NET
6 14 (7.07%) VB
7 13 (6.57%) C
8 8 (4.04%) Groovy
9 7 (3.54%) PHP
10 6 (3.03%) VB6
11 3 (1.52%) VBA
12 2 (1.01%) XPath
12 2 (1.01%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (8.59%) Degree
2 5 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.01%) MCP
3 2 (1.01%) MCAD
3 2 (1.01%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (6.06%) MOM
Vendors
1 116 (58.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.02%) Oracle
3 2 (1.01%) IBM
4 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.51%) Nintex
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Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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