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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 60 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 44 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.20% 5.35% 6.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.56% 18.33% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 44 53
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
225 240 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 33.83% 29.20% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 216 217 266
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Luton -23 6 £40,000 -20.00%
Dunstable -3 2 £48,750 +2.63% 1
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (96.43%) C#
3 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET
4 19 (67.86%) MVC
4 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
5 16 (57.14%) Visual Studio
5 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
6 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (50.00%) HTML
7 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
8 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (42.86%) Scrum
10 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
10 10 (35.71%) Web Services
10 10 (35.71%) jQuery
11 9 (32.14%) SQL
11 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
12 8 (28.57%) TDD
12 8 (28.57%) WinForms
12 8 (28.57%) Subversion
13 7 (25.00%) XML
13 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (25.00%) HTML5
14 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
14 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (21.43%) TeamCity

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 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (28.57%) Subversion
4 6 (21.43%) TeamCity
5 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
6 4 (14.29%) NUnit
7 2 (7.14%) Fiddler
8 1 (3.57%) Axure RP
8 1 (3.57%) FinalBuilder
8 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
8 1 (3.57%) JIRA
8 1 (3.57%) Log4Net
8 1 (3.57%) NSubstitute
8 1 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
8 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 18 (64.29%) .NET Developer
2 18 (64.29%) C# Developer
3 11 (39.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 7 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (25.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (21.43%) C# Programmer
6 6 (21.43%) Programmer
6 6 (21.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 6 (21.43%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Web Developer
8 3 (10.71%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Lead C# Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET
3 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 14 (50.00%) HTML
5 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 10 (35.71%) jQuery
6 10 (35.71%) Web Services
7 8 (28.57%) WinForms
8 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (25.00%) HTML5
8 7 (25.00%) XML
9 6 (21.43%) CSS
9 6 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (17.86%) Ajax
10 5 (17.86%) Entity Framework
11 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 4 (14.29%) Ninject
11 4 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) MVC
2 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) Scrum
4 8 (28.57%) TDD
5 6 (21.43%) BDD
5 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
6 5 (17.86%) SOA
6 5 (17.86%) Web Development
7 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (14.29%) OO
8 3 (10.71%) API Design
8 3 (10.71%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
9 2 (7.14%) CQRS
9 2 (7.14%) SDLC
9 2 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) C#
2 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) logstash
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-55k
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