The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 19 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 7 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 8.33% 1.18% 7.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.91% 2.70% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
North East

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 Durham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 37 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 52.38% 43.53% 49.12%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 46
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £33,500 £32,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

WCF
Salary Trend in Durham

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

WCF Salary Trend in Durham

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) Degree
3 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
4 10 (76.92%) Scrum
4 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
6 8 (61.54%) CSS
6 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
7 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
7 7 (53.85%) HTML
7 7 (53.85%) MCP
7 7 (53.85%) MCSD
7 7 (53.85%) Windows
7 7 (53.85%) MCSE
7 7 (53.85%) Data Management
7 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (53.85%) MCPD
7 7 (53.85%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (53.85%) Marketing
7 7 (53.85%) MVC
7 7 (53.85%) MCTS
7 7 (53.85%) MCITP
7 7 (53.85%) Blog
7 7 (53.85%) jQuery
7 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (53.85%) Open Source
7 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project Server
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (15.38%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (53.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Head of Technology
3 3 (23.08%) Head of Development
3 3 (23.08%) Agile .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Agile C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 8 (61.54%) CSS
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (53.85%) HTML5
4 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) CSS3
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (38.46%) WPF
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 3 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Blog
1 7 (53.85%) Open Source
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) User Experience
3 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
3 3 (23.08%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Scrum
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Data Management
2 7 (53.85%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (53.85%) Progressive Enhancement
2 7 (53.85%) Web Application Development
2 7 (53.85%) Graceful Degradation
2 7 (53.85%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) Business Development
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) MCP
2 7 (53.85%) MCSD
2 7 (53.85%) MCSE
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (53.85%) MCTS
2 7 (53.85%) MCITP
2 7 (53.85%) MCPD
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
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