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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 22 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 96 76 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.32% 7.09% 6.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.02% 22.22% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 93 76 51
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,800 £55,750 £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
369 342 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.98% 31.90% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 334 330 290
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 £32,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,500
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 25 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 25 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 55 £47,500 +5.55% 12
Luton +6 22 £45,000 - 3
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 201 (100.00%) .NET
2 195 (97.01%) SQL Server
2 195 (97.01%) C#
3 194 (96.52%) ASP.NET
4 120 (59.70%) Scrum
5 119 (59.20%) Microsoft
6 113 (56.22%) SQL
7 112 (55.72%) .NET Framework
8 105 (52.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 105 (52.24%) Windows
9 102 (50.75%) MVC
10 99 (49.25%) TDD
11 97 (48.26%) Visual Studio
12 83 (41.29%) Team Foundation Server
13 79 (39.30%) Subversion
14 73 (36.32%) WPF
15 72 (35.82%) SharePoint
16 71 (35.32%) T-SQL
17 69 (34.33%) WinForms
18 67 (33.33%) Web Services
19 65 (32.34%) JavaScript
20 60 (29.85%) LINQ
20 60 (29.85%) Multithreading
21 57 (28.36%) ASP.NET MVC
22 54 (26.87%) OO
22 54 (26.87%) jQuery
23 52 (25.87%) SQL Server 2005
23 52 (25.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 50 (24.88%) Software Engineering
25 48 (23.88%) Continuous Integration

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (35.82%) SharePoint
2 27 (13.43%) BizTalk Server
3 16 (7.96%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (6.97%) CMS
5 13 (6.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (3.48%) IIS
7 6 (2.99%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.00%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 41 (20.40%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (2.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.98%) Internet
2 1 (0.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (97.01%) SQL Server
2 105 (52.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (25.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 47 (23.38%) Relational Database
5 22 (10.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (9.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (4.98%) RDBMS
8 8 (3.98%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 97 (48.26%) Visual Studio
2 83 (41.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 79 (39.30%) Subversion
4 31 (15.42%) Moq
5 17 (8.46%) Rhino Mocks
6 15 (7.46%) NUnit
7 14 (6.97%) TeamCity
8 13 (6.47%) MSTest
General
1 22 (10.95%) Finance
2 4 (1.99%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.50%) Automotive
3 1 (0.50%) Legal
3 1 (0.50%) Advertising
3 1 (0.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 156 (77.61%) Developer
2 65 (32.34%) .NET Developer
3 59 (29.35%) C# Developer
4 55 (27.36%) Senior Developer
5 48 (23.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 42 (20.90%) Architect
7 37 (18.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 33 (16.42%) Senior C# Developer
9 27 (13.43%) Solutions Architect
9 27 (13.43%) Lead Developer
10 20 (9.95%) Technical Leader
11 16 (7.96%) Technical Developer
11 16 (7.96%) Team Leader
12 13 (6.47%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (5.97%) .NET Team Leader
14 11 (5.47%) Development Team Leader
14 11 (5.47%) Analyst Programmer
14 11 (5.47%) Programmer
14 11 (5.47%) Analyst
15 10 (4.98%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (100.00%) .NET
2 194 (96.52%) ASP.NET
3 112 (55.72%) .NET Framework
4 73 (36.32%) WPF
5 69 (34.33%) WinForms
6 67 (33.33%) Web Services
7 60 (29.85%) LINQ
8 57 (28.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 54 (26.87%) jQuery
10 52 (25.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 45 (22.39%) Silverlight
12 43 (21.39%) HTML
13 39 (19.40%) CSS
14 34 (16.92%) XML
15 25 (12.44%) ADO.NET
15 25 (12.44%) Middleware
16 21 (10.45%) XSLT
17 20 (9.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 18 (8.96%) HTML5
19 17 (8.46%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 42 (20.90%) N-Tier
2 13 (6.47%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (3.48%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.49%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.99%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.99%) Physics
6 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.00%) AS400
7 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.50%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 105 (52.24%) Windows
2 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (59.70%) Scrum
2 102 (50.75%) MVC
3 99 (49.25%) TDD
4 60 (29.85%) Multithreading
5 54 (26.87%) OO
6 50 (24.88%) Software Engineering
7 48 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (19.40%) Project Management
9 38 (18.91%) OOD
10 33 (16.42%) Business Analysis
10 33 (16.42%) Product Management
11 26 (12.94%) Technical Architecture
12 19 (9.45%) Domain-Driven Design
13 18 (8.96%) SOA
14 16 (7.96%) Dependency Injection
15 14 (6.97%) Kanban
15 14 (6.97%) Waterfall
16 13 (6.47%) Web Application Development
16 13 (6.47%) MVVM
17 12 (5.97%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 195 (97.01%) C#
2 113 (56.22%) SQL
3 71 (35.32%) T-SQL
4 65 (32.34%) JavaScript
5 38 (18.91%) VB.NET
6 14 (6.97%) VB
7 13 (6.47%) C
8 8 (3.98%) Groovy
9 7 (3.48%) PHP
10 6 (2.99%) VB6
11 3 (1.49%) XPath
11 3 (1.49%) VBA
12 2 (1.00%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.50%) Delphi
13 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (8.96%) Degree
2 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.00%) MCP
3 2 (1.00%) MCAD
3 2 (1.00%) MCSD
4 1 (0.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (5.97%) MOM
Vendors
1 119 (59.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.99%) Oracle
3 2 (1.00%) IBM
4 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.50%) Nintex
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Tempsford, Bedfordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
easyJet
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago