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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 46 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 160 270 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.72% 7.53% 7.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.85% 15.23% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 134 239 213
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
1350 1773 1407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.79% 49.43% 46.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1503 1309
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 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
Nottinghamshire -26 48 £40,000 - 4
Derbyshire +13 39 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Northamptonshire -7 34 £40,000 - 3
Leicestershire -5 31 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Lincolnshire +7 6 £40,000 +14.28%
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

1 320 (97.56%) C#
2 301 (91.77%) .NET
3 234 (71.34%) SQL Server
4 232 (70.73%) ASP.NET
5 215 (65.55%) MVC
6 203 (61.89%) Agile Software Development
7 163 (49.70%) WPF
8 153 (46.65%) TDD
9 148 (45.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 124 (37.80%) HTML
11 120 (36.59%) Windows
12 118 (35.98%) JavaScript
13 117 (35.67%) .NET Framework
14 109 (33.23%) SQL
15 107 (32.62%) CSS
16 94 (28.66%) XML
17 92 (28.05%) Web Application Development
18 90 (27.44%) Scrum
18 90 (27.44%) WinForms
19 88 (26.83%) jQuery
20 81 (24.70%) RESTful
21 80 (24.39%) Microsoft
22 79 (24.09%) Web Services
23 76 (23.17%) BDD
24 72 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
25 67 (20.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 66 (20.12%) Silverlight
27 65 (19.82%) Visual Studio
28 61 (18.60%) T-SQL
29 59 (17.99%) VB.NET

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 48 (14.63%) Node.js
2 24 (7.32%) IIS
3 13 (3.96%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.61%) Lync
6 1 (0.30%) CMS
6 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.22%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.61%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.66%) SaaS
2 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.13%) Internet
2 4 (1.22%) SMTP
2 4 (1.22%) DNS
3 3 (0.91%) Intranet
3 3 (0.91%) HTTP
4 2 (0.61%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (71.34%) SQL Server
2 48 (14.63%) NoSQL
3 42 (12.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (10.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (3.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.91%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.61%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.61%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.30%) MySQL
10 1 (0.30%) SQLite
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 65 (19.82%) Visual Studio
2 50 (15.24%) Git (software)
3 49 (14.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 49 (14.94%) NUnit
4 48 (14.63%) Rhino Mocks
5 39 (11.89%) Moq
6 13 (3.96%) MSTest
7 9 (2.74%) Subversion
8 8 (2.44%) CruiseControl
9 6 (1.83%) MSBuild
9 6 (1.83%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.52%) JIRA
10 5 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (1.22%) Hudson
12 3 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.61%) ReSharper
14 1 (0.30%) Selenium
14 1 (0.30%) Fiddler
14 1 (0.30%) SoapUI
14 1 (0.30%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (5.18%) Finance
2 16 (4.88%) Games
3 13 (3.96%) Retail
4 9 (2.74%) Multimedia
4 9 (2.74%) Marketing
4 9 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.52%) Advertising
6 3 (0.91%) French Language
7 2 (0.61%) Back Office
7 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 293 (89.33%) Developer
2 187 (57.01%) .NET Developer
3 85 (25.91%) C# Developer
4 67 (20.43%) Senior Developer
5 56 (17.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 51 (15.55%) Software Developer
7 40 (12.20%) Senior .NET Developer
8 38 (11.59%) Senior C# Developer
9 28 (8.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 25 (7.62%) Web Developer
11 21 (6.40%) Software Engineer
12 16 (4.88%) Junior Developer
12 16 (4.88%) Junior
13 15 (4.57%) Senior Software Developer
14 11 (3.35%) Senior Software Engineer
14 11 (3.35%) C# Web Developer
15 10 (3.05%) C# Software Developer
15 10 (3.05%) Junior .NET Developer
15 10 (3.05%) ASP.NET Developer
15 10 (3.05%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (91.77%) .NET
2 232 (70.73%) ASP.NET
3 163 (49.70%) WPF
4 148 (45.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 124 (37.80%) HTML
6 117 (35.67%) .NET Framework
7 107 (32.62%) CSS
8 94 (28.66%) XML
9 90 (27.44%) WinForms
10 88 (26.83%) jQuery
11 81 (24.70%) RESTful
12 79 (24.09%) Web Services
13 72 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
14 67 (20.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 66 (20.12%) Silverlight
16 59 (17.99%) Ajax
17 55 (16.77%) REST
18 44 (13.41%) WF
19 42 (12.80%) XSLT
19 42 (12.80%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.15%) Computer Science
2 25 (7.62%) Streaming Music
3 20 (6.10%) Inversion of Control
4 18 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.49%) N-Tier
5 15 (4.57%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.66%) Mathematics
7 10 (3.05%) Tandem
8 7 (2.13%) Physics
9 6 (1.83%) MPEG
9 6 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (1.52%) EPoS
11 4 (1.22%) Life Science
11 4 (1.22%) Graphic Design
12 3 (0.91%) Open Source
12 3 (0.91%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.91%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.61%) Credit Risk
13 2 (0.61%) iPhone
14 1 (0.30%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 120 (36.59%) Windows
2 15 (4.57%) Linux
3 13 (3.96%) Android
4 11 (3.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.83%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (65.55%) MVC
2 203 (61.89%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (46.65%) TDD
4 92 (28.05%) Web Application Development
5 90 (27.44%) Scrum
6 76 (23.17%) BDD
7 53 (16.16%) Software Engineering
8 52 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (15.24%) MVVM
10 49 (14.94%) OO
11 43 (13.11%) Workflow
12 40 (12.20%) Web Development
13 39 (11.89%) Kanban
14 33 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (8.23%) Dependency Injection
15 27 (8.23%) Performance Analysis
16 23 (7.01%) Multithreading
16 23 (7.01%) Automated Testing
17 21 (6.40%) E-Commerce
18 20 (6.10%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 320 (97.56%) C#
2 118 (35.98%) JavaScript
3 109 (33.23%) SQL
4 61 (18.60%) T-SQL
5 59 (17.99%) VB.NET
6 48 (14.63%) Ruby
7 35 (10.67%) XPath
8 33 (10.06%) VB
9 22 (6.71%) C++
10 13 (3.96%) C
11 8 (2.44%) XAML
12 6 (1.83%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.91%) Java
14 2 (0.61%) VC++
14 2 (0.61%) VB6
15 1 (0.30%) PHP
15 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (13.11%) Degree
2 26 (7.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (6.71%) MCSD
4 8 (2.44%) MCP
4 8 (2.44%) MCAD
4 8 (2.44%) MCTS
5 7 (2.13%) PhD
6 2 (0.61%) ISEB
6 2 (0.61%) HNC
6 2 (0.61%) HND
6 2 (0.61%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.83%) QA
2 3 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) WMI
Vendors
1 80 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.35%) Oracle
2 11 (3.35%) Facebook
2 11 (3.35%) Twitter
3 6 (1.83%) AccuRev
4 4 (1.22%) Xamarin
5 3 (0.91%) Infragistics
6 2 (0.61%) Telerik
6 2 (0.61%) Sage
7 1 (0.30%) Citrix
7 1 (0.30%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.30%) Sitecore
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