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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 53 56 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -34
Permanent jobs citing WCF 23 37 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.37% 4.07% 9.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.43% 12.54% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22 35 96
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £55,000 £67,500
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
244 295 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.78% 32.49% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 224 274 415
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 September 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 September 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 -4 10 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Luton -5 2 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £50,000 - 1
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 81 (100.00%) .NET
2 80 (98.77%) C#
3 79 (97.53%) ASP.NET
4 74 (91.36%) MVC
5 72 (88.89%) SQL Server
6 71 (87.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 46 (56.79%) Microsoft
8 44 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (48.15%) jQuery
10 38 (46.91%) .NET Framework
11 37 (45.68%) JavaScript
11 37 (45.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 33 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
13 31 (38.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 31 (38.27%) Web Services
14 29 (35.80%) Visual Studio
14 29 (35.80%) HTML
15 28 (34.57%) Games
15 28 (34.57%) TDD
15 28 (34.57%) BDD
16 27 (33.33%) Subversion
16 27 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
17 24 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web API
18 22 (27.16%) SQL Server 2014
18 22 (27.16%) Web Application Development
19 21 (25.93%) Entity Framework
19 21 (25.93%) SQL
19 21 (25.93%) OO
20 20 (24.69%) AngularJS
21 19 (23.46%) Internet

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 5 (6.17%) NServiceBus
2 4 (4.94%) CMS
2 4 (4.94%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 27 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (27.16%) SQL Server 2014
4 18 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (20.99%) Relational Database
6 10 (12.35%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.23%) MySQL
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 33 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (35.80%) Visual Studio
3 27 (33.33%) Subversion
4 19 (23.46%) Git (software)
5 15 (18.52%) TeamCity
6 5 (6.17%) Jasmine
6 5 (6.17%) NUnit
6 5 (6.17%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (6.17%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.23%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.23%) FinalBuilder
7 1 (1.23%) JIRA
7 1 (1.23%) Log4Net
7 1 (1.23%) NSubstitute
7 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 28 (34.57%) Games
2 2 (2.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 79 (97.53%) Developer
2 74 (91.36%) .NET Developer
3 43 (53.09%) C# Developer
4 39 (48.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (39.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 21 (25.93%) Senior Developer
7 19 (23.46%) Senior C# Developer
8 18 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
9 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (20.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (19.75%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 12 (14.81%) Web Developer
12 11 (13.58%) .NET Web Developer
13 10 (12.35%) Lead Developer
14 9 (11.11%) Lead .NET Developer
15 8 (9.88%) .NET Software Developer
15 8 (9.88%) C# Software Developer
15 8 (9.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 8 (9.88%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 8 (9.88%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (100.00%) .NET
2 79 (97.53%) ASP.NET
3 71 (87.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 39 (48.15%) jQuery
5 38 (46.91%) .NET Framework
6 37 (45.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 31 (38.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 31 (38.27%) Web Services
8 29 (35.80%) HTML
9 24 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 21 (25.93%) Entity Framework
11 20 (24.69%) AngularJS
12 17 (20.99%) CSS
13 15 (18.52%) Ajax
14 12 (14.81%) XML
15 11 (13.58%) HTML5
15 11 (13.58%) REST
15 11 (13.58%) XSLT
16 10 (12.35%) Ninject
16 10 (12.35%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) iPad
2 7 (8.64%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.41%) Mathematics
3 6 (7.41%) Physics
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (91.36%) MVC
2 44 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (34.57%) BDD
3 28 (34.57%) TDD
4 22 (27.16%) Web Application Development
5 21 (25.93%) OO
6 19 (23.46%) Domain-Driven Design
6 19 (23.46%) Scrum
6 19 (23.46%) Web Development
7 18 (22.22%) CQRS
8 17 (20.99%) Software Engineering
9 16 (19.75%) E-Commerce
10 10 (12.35%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (12.35%) Mentoring
10 10 (12.35%) SDLC
10 10 (12.35%) Unit Testing
11 6 (7.41%) Prototyping
12 5 (6.17%) SOLID
13 4 (4.94%) Content Management
14 2 (2.47%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 80 (98.77%) C#
2 37 (45.68%) JavaScript
3 21 (25.93%) SQL
4 18 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 9 (11.11%) Ruby
6 3 (3.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.23%) C++
7 1 (1.23%) Java
7 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Degree
2 6 (7.41%) PhD
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) logstash
Vendors
1 46 (56.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.94%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.23%) Adobe
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