The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Durham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 22 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 2.38% 2.15% 4.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.65% 4.44% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £30,000 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43 45 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 51.19% 48.39% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 42 41 40
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £38,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
North East

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
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Durham region over the 3 months to 30 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
Darlington +11 1 £30,000 -
WCF
North East

WCF
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 10 (90.91%) Computer Science
2 10 (90.91%) WPF
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
4 7 (63.64%) Java
4 7 (63.64%) Scrum
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (63.64%) Mathematics
4 7 (63.64%) Physics
4 7 (63.64%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) Modbus
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 1 (9.09%) InfoPath
6 1 (9.09%) MS Project Server
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project Server
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Modbus
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Developer
2 7 (63.64%) C# Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Agile .NET Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Agile C# Developer
2 7 (63.64%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) WPF
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Computer Science
2 7 (63.64%) Mathematics
2 7 (63.64%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Scrum
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft