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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 57 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 48 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.48% 6.20% 4.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.62% 20.00% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9 48 40
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,974 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.35% +9.93%

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
195 240 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.97% 31.01% 31.10%
Number of salaries quoted 182 208 264
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Dunstable -8 4 £51,250 +7.89%
Luton -16 4 £40,000 -20.00%
Bedford 0 1 £40,000 -12.08% 1
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (96.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (60.00%) MVC
5 14 (56.00%) Visual Studio
6 13 (52.00%) .NET Framework
6 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
8 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (40.00%) TDD
9 10 (40.00%) WinForms
10 9 (36.00%) HTML
11 8 (32.00%) Scrum
12 7 (28.00%) SQL
12 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
12 7 (28.00%) HTML5
12 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
13 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (24.00%) RabbitMQ
13 6 (24.00%) BDD
13 6 (24.00%) NUnit
14 5 (20.00%) SOA
14 5 (20.00%) Web Services
14 5 (20.00%) Windows
14 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
14 5 (20.00%) jQuery
14 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008

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 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (24.00%) NUnit
3 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (16.00%) Subversion
5 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (12.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (8.00%) Fiddler
7 1 (4.00%) FinalBuilder
7 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
7 1 (4.00%) JIRA
7 1 (4.00%) Log4Net
7 1 (4.00%) NSubstitute
7 1 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
7 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (8.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (76.00%) C# Developer
3 17 (68.00%) .NET Developer
4 12 (48.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 7 (28.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (28.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (24.00%) C# Programmer
6 6 (24.00%) Programmer
6 6 (24.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 6 (24.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Lead C# Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Lead Developer
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Integration Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Lead .NET Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (96.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (52.00%) .NET Framework
3 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (40.00%) WinForms
6 9 (36.00%) HTML
7 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (28.00%) HTML5
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (24.00%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (20.00%) jQuery
9 5 (20.00%) Web Services
10 4 (16.00%) LINQ
10 4 (16.00%) RESTful
10 4 (16.00%) WPF
11 3 (12.00%) Entity Framework
11 3 (12.00%) JSON
11 3 (12.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) MVC
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) TDD
4 8 (32.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) BDD
6 5 (20.00%) SOA
6 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (12.00%) API Design
8 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
8 3 (12.00%) OO
8 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Web Application Development
9 2 (8.00%) CQRS
9 2 (8.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.00%) High Availability
9 2 (8.00%) SDLC
10 1 (4.00%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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