The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 24 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 26 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 9.09% 5.69% 6.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% 17.39% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 20
Average salary £39,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
Derbyshire

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 Derby region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
143 69 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 50.00% 32.70% 43.81%
Number of salaries quoted 129 59 110
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

WCF
Salary Trend in Derby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Derby region.

WCF Salary Trend in Derby

WCF
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Derby region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Derby

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 66 (100.00%) C#
2 64 (96.97%) .NET
3 61 (92.42%) SQL Server
4 45 (68.18%) MVC
5 44 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 44 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (62.12%) SQL
7 36 (54.55%) Microsoft
8 35 (53.03%) T-SQL
8 35 (53.03%) WPF
9 33 (50.00%) .NET Framework
10 32 (48.48%) SQL Server 2008
11 31 (46.97%) Web Services
11 31 (46.97%) WinForms
12 28 (42.42%) XML
12 28 (42.42%) Windows
12 28 (42.42%) Visual Studio
13 26 (39.39%) OO
14 25 (37.88%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (37.88%) SQL Server 2012
15 24 (36.36%) TDD
16 23 (34.85%) REST
17 21 (31.82%) Scrum
17 21 (31.82%) XSLT
17 21 (31.82%) NHibernate
18 20 (30.30%) WF
18 20 (30.30%) Workflow
19 19 (28.79%) XSD
19 19 (28.79%) Silverlight
19 19 (28.79%) XPath

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 7 (10.61%) Node.js
2 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (92.42%) SQL Server
2 32 (48.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (37.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (10.61%) NoSQL
4 7 (10.61%) ActiveReports
4 7 (10.61%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (42.42%) Visual Studio
2 11 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 10 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (15.15%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (15.15%) NUnit
4 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.52%) Advertising
2 1 (1.52%) Retail
2 1 (1.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 65 (98.48%) Developer
2 51 (77.27%) .NET Developer
3 22 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 21 (31.82%) C# Developer
5 19 (28.79%) Senior .NET Developer
6 18 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (25.76%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (10.61%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 7 (10.61%) Agile .NET Developer
8 7 (10.61%) Junior .NET Developer
8 7 (10.61%) Graduate Developer
8 7 (10.61%) Junior Developer
8 7 (10.61%) Graduate
8 7 (10.61%) Junior
9 6 (9.09%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.03%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (3.03%) Applications Developer
12 1 (1.52%) C# Software Engineer
12 1 (1.52%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (96.97%) .NET
2 44 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 35 (53.03%) WPF
4 33 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 31 (46.97%) WinForms
5 31 (46.97%) Web Services
6 28 (42.42%) XML
7 25 (37.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (34.85%) REST
9 21 (31.82%) XSLT
9 21 (31.82%) NHibernate
10 20 (30.30%) WF
11 19 (28.79%) Silverlight
11 19 (28.79%) .NET Remoting
11 19 (28.79%) XSD
12 16 (24.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 16 (24.24%) HTML
13 14 (21.21%) CSS
14 13 (19.70%) RESTful
15 12 (18.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Client/Server
1 10 (15.15%) Tandem
2 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.52%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 28 (42.42%) Windows
2 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (68.18%) MVC
2 44 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (39.39%) OO
4 24 (36.36%) TDD
5 21 (31.82%) Scrum
6 20 (30.30%) Workflow
7 17 (25.76%) Performance Analysis
7 17 (25.76%) Web Application Development
7 17 (25.76%) System Testing
8 15 (22.73%) MVVM
9 9 (13.64%) Database Tuning
9 9 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (12.12%) SOA
10 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (12.12%) OOP
11 7 (10.61%) BDD
12 5 (7.58%) CRM
13 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
13 4 (6.06%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) C#
2 41 (62.12%) SQL
3 35 (53.03%) T-SQL
4 19 (28.79%) XPath
5 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 12 (18.18%) VB.NET
7 7 (10.61%) Ruby
8 3 (4.55%) C++
9 2 (3.03%) C
10 1 (1.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (16.67%) MCTS
2 11 (16.67%) MCAD
2 11 (16.67%) MCSD
3 10 (15.15%) Degree
3 10 (15.15%) MCP
4 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) MCITP
4 1 (1.52%) MCPD
Vendors
1 36 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.67%) Infragistics
3 4 (6.06%) Facebook
4 1 (1.52%) Telerik
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