The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 25 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.45% 5.19% 5.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.85% 9.59% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Median salary £37,250 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.50% +66.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
52 73 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 37.68% 54.07% 54.20%
Number of salaries quoted 47 73 61
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £33,695
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +18.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

The demand trend of job ads across the Durham 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 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 27 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Durham region with a requirement for WCF.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) OO

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory