The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 49 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 165 173 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.34% 4.67% 5.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.52% 11.10% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 153 159 159
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £30,000 £28,875
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WCF
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1432 1558 1327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 37.63% 42.09% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1268 1330 1152
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WCF
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

WCF Salary Trend in the East Midlands

WCF
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

WCF
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
Nottinghamshire -6 69 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Derbyshire -4 40 £40,000 - 4
Northamptonshire -10 26 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Leicestershire +7 24 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Lincolnshire +7 8 £23,500 -48.91%
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 338 (99.12%) C#
2 314 (92.08%) .NET
3 268 (78.59%) ASP.NET
4 264 (77.42%) MVC
5 256 (75.07%) SQL Server
6 246 (72.14%) Agile Software Development
7 222 (65.10%) TDD
8 204 (59.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 166 (48.68%) Web Application Development
10 116 (34.02%) .NET Framework
11 111 (32.55%) ASP.NET Web API
12 95 (27.86%) BDD
12 95 (27.86%) Node.js
13 93 (27.27%) Git (software)
14 90 (26.39%) WPF
15 85 (24.93%) Scrum
15 85 (24.93%) Windows
15 85 (24.93%) RESTful
16 82 (24.05%) NUnit
17 81 (23.75%) Ruby
17 81 (23.75%) NoSQL
18 78 (22.87%) JavaScript
19 77 (22.58%) HTML
20 76 (22.29%) Microsoft
20 76 (22.29%) Entity Framework
20 76 (22.29%) Ninject
20 76 (22.29%) Dependency Injection
21 75 (21.99%) WinForms
22 74 (21.70%) Moq
23 69 (20.23%) MSTest

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 95 (27.86%) Node.js
2 6 (1.76%) CMS
2 6 (1.76%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.17%) IIS
5 2 (0.59%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.29%) DNN
6 1 (0.29%) CICS
Applications
1 11 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.29%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.29%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (75.07%) SQL Server
2 81 (23.75%) NoSQL
3 22 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.47%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.47%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.47%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.17%) SQLite
9 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.29%) DataStage
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.29%) DB2
10 1 (0.29%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 93 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 82 (24.05%) NUnit
3 74 (21.70%) Moq
4 69 (20.23%) MSTest
5 61 (17.89%) Rhino Mocks
6 40 (11.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 27 (7.92%) Visual Studio
8 25 (7.33%) Subversion
9 11 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 8 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (2.05%) Selenium
12 5 (1.47%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.88%) TeamCity
14 1 (0.29%) JIRA
General
1 39 (11.44%) Finance
2 26 (7.62%) Games
3 6 (1.76%) Automotive
3 6 (1.76%) Marketing
4 4 (1.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 293 (85.92%) Developer
2 203 (59.53%) .NET Developer
3 58 (17.01%) C# Developer
4 46 (13.49%) Software Developer
5 44 (12.90%) Junior
6 42 (12.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 38 (11.14%) Junior .NET Developer
7 38 (11.14%) Junior Developer
8 37 (10.85%) Software Engineer
9 31 (9.09%) Graduate
10 30 (8.80%) Graduate Developer
11 29 (8.50%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 28 (8.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 18 (5.28%) Senior Software Engineer
14 16 (4.69%) Web Developer
15 14 (4.11%) Senior Developer
15 14 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
16 12 (3.52%) Junior C# Developer
16 12 (3.52%) Junior C# .NET Developer
17 11 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (92.08%) .NET
2 268 (78.59%) ASP.NET
3 204 (59.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 116 (34.02%) .NET Framework
5 111 (32.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 90 (26.39%) WPF
7 85 (24.93%) RESTful
8 77 (22.58%) HTML
9 76 (22.29%) Entity Framework
9 76 (22.29%) Ninject
10 75 (21.99%) WinForms
11 68 (19.94%) Castle Windsor
12 61 (17.89%) Spring.NET
12 61 (17.89%) Unity DI Container
13 53 (15.54%) jQuery
13 53 (15.54%) Web Services
14 52 (15.25%) CSS
15 33 (9.68%) LINQ
16 26 (7.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 25 (7.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (18.77%) Enterprise Software
2 62 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
3 49 (14.37%) Computer Science
4 21 (6.16%) N-Tier
5 16 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (4.11%) Streaming Music
7 11 (3.23%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.76%) Physics
8 6 (1.76%) EPoS
8 6 (1.76%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.17%) Social Media
9 4 (1.17%) BBC
10 3 (0.88%) W3C
11 1 (0.29%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.29%) GIS
11 1 (0.29%) VSAM
11 1 (0.29%) New Media
11 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.29%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 85 (24.93%) Windows
2 5 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.29%) Android
3 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.29%) Linux
3 1 (0.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (77.42%) MVC
2 246 (72.14%) Agile Software Development
3 222 (65.10%) TDD
4 166 (48.68%) Web Application Development
5 95 (27.86%) BDD
6 85 (24.93%) Scrum
7 76 (22.29%) Dependency Injection
8 69 (20.23%) Continuous Integration
9 66 (19.35%) Kanban
10 54 (15.84%) Software Engineering
11 50 (14.66%) MVVM
12 42 (12.32%) OO
13 36 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
13 36 (10.56%) Domain-Driven Design
14 32 (9.38%) Unit Testing
15 23 (6.74%) Automated Testing
16 20 (5.87%) SDLC
17 19 (5.57%) OOP
18 14 (4.11%) Web Development
19 10 (2.93%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 338 (99.12%) C#
2 81 (23.75%) Ruby
3 78 (22.87%) JavaScript
4 61 (17.89%) SQL
5 59 (17.30%) VB.NET
6 33 (9.68%) T-SQL
7 28 (8.21%) VB
8 13 (3.81%) Java
9 8 (2.35%) C++
10 1 (0.29%) COBOL
10 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.29%) JCL
10 1 (0.29%) XAML
10 1 (0.29%) sed
Qualifications
1 39 (11.44%) Degree
2 9 (2.64%) MCSD
2 9 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.35%) MCPD
4 6 (1.76%) PhD
5 1 (0.29%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.88%) QA
Vendors
1 76 (22.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.11%) Oracle
3 9 (2.64%) Twitter
4 4 (1.17%) Yahoo!
4 4 (1.17%) Google
4 4 (1.17%) Facebook
4 4 (1.17%) Apple
4 4 (1.17%) Sony
5 3 (0.88%) Adobe
6 2 (0.59%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.29%) Typemock
7 1 (0.29%) IBM
7 1 (0.29%) VMware
7 1 (0.29%) Sage
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