The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 84 42 50
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 244 437 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.15% 5.29% 5.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.16% 13.38% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 229 414 386
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £52,500
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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2991 3265 3447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.67% 39.54% 43.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2560 2847 3130
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WCF
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

WCF Salary Trend in the East of England

WCF
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in the East of England

WCF
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Hertfordshire -4 79 £50,000 +33.33% 10
Bedfordshire -12 62 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Cambridgeshire -36 49 £45,000 - 9
Essex -30 26 £37,500 -25.00% 4
Suffolk -30 22 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Norfolk -18 6 £24,000 -41.46% 1
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 466 (97.29%) .NET
2 464 (96.87%) C#
3 395 (82.46%) ASP.NET
4 350 (73.07%) MVC
5 347 (72.44%) SQL Server
6 314 (65.55%) Agile Software Development
7 297 (62.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 237 (49.48%) TDD
9 223 (46.56%) JavaScript
10 201 (41.96%) jQuery
11 193 (40.29%) HTML
12 189 (39.46%) Microsoft
13 178 (37.16%) SQL
14 163 (34.03%) CSS
15 152 (31.73%) Scrum
16 122 (25.47%) Team Foundation Server
17 120 (25.05%) XML
18 118 (24.63%) WPF
19 115 (24.01%) ASP.NET Web API
20 114 (23.80%) .NET Framework
21 112 (23.38%) Windows
22 111 (23.17%) OO
23 110 (22.96%) Web Application Development
24 108 (22.55%) HTML5
25 105 (21.92%) Web Services
25 105 (21.92%) NUnit
26 100 (20.88%) Software Engineering
27 99 (20.67%) Git (software)
28 93 (19.42%) Ajax
29 92 (19.21%) BDD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 62 (12.94%) Node.js
2 61 (12.73%) SharePoint
3 32 (6.68%) IIS
4 30 (6.26%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (2.92%) NServiceBus
6 5 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.42%) JBoss
7 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.42%) Drupal
7 2 (0.42%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.21%) Kentico
8 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 82 (17.12%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.88%) MS Visio
2 9 (1.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 43 (8.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (6.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (7.93%) Internet
2 22 (4.59%) HTTP
3 13 (2.71%) Firewall
4 4 (0.84%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.63%) SMS
6 2 (0.42%) SMTP
6 2 (0.42%) DNS
6 2 (0.42%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 347 (72.44%) SQL Server
2 69 (14.41%) NoSQL
3 38 (7.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (7.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (6.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (5.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (3.55%) MongoDB
7 16 (3.34%) RavenDB
8 11 (2.30%) SQL Server 2000
8 11 (2.30%) Relational Database
9 10 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.42%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.21%) Big Data
13 1 (0.21%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 122 (25.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 105 (21.92%) NUnit
3 99 (20.67%) Git (software)
4 74 (15.45%) Visual Studio
5 67 (13.99%) TeamCity
6 53 (11.06%) Selenium
7 50 (10.44%) Rhino Mocks
8 43 (8.98%) Moq
9 34 (7.10%) MSTest
10 26 (5.43%) Subversion
11 18 (3.76%) JIRA
12 17 (3.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 16 (3.34%) NSubstitute
14 15 (3.13%) SpecFlow
15 13 (2.71%) CruiseControl
16 11 (2.30%) Log4Net
16 11 (2.30%) Jasmine
16 11 (2.30%) FinalBuilder
17 9 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 7 (1.46%) ReSharper
General
1 31 (6.47%) Finance
1 31 (6.47%) Games
2 16 (3.34%) Banking
2 16 (3.34%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.30%) Advertising
4 9 (1.88%) Retail
5 6 (1.25%) Automotive
5 6 (1.25%) Law
6 5 (1.04%) Publishing
7 4 (0.84%) Marketing
7 4 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.63%) Electronics
8 3 (0.63%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.42%) Back Office
10 1 (0.21%) Front Office
10 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 394 (82.25%) Developer
2 236 (49.27%) .NET Developer
3 120 (25.05%) C# Developer
4 94 (19.62%) Senior Developer
5 91 (19.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 63 (13.15%) Senior .NET Developer
7 61 (12.73%) Senior C# Developer
8 56 (11.69%) Web Developer
9 53 (11.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 52 (10.86%) Software Engineer
11 48 (10.02%) ASP.NET Developer
12 42 (8.77%) Software Developer
13 39 (8.14%) AWS Developer
14 37 (7.72%) Programmer
15 34 (7.10%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 33 (6.89%) C# Software Engineer
17 30 (6.26%) .NET Web Developer
18 28 (5.85%) C# Web Developer
19 26 (5.43%) .NET Software Engineer
20 23 (4.80%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 466 (97.29%) .NET
2 395 (82.46%) ASP.NET
3 297 (62.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 201 (41.96%) jQuery
5 193 (40.29%) HTML
6 163 (34.03%) CSS
7 120 (25.05%) XML
8 118 (24.63%) WPF
9 115 (24.01%) ASP.NET Web API
10 114 (23.80%) .NET Framework
11 108 (22.55%) HTML5
12 105 (21.92%) Web Services
13 93 (19.42%) Ajax
14 90 (18.79%) Entity Framework
15 79 (16.49%) Silverlight
16 78 (16.28%) WinForms
17 69 (14.41%) XSLT
18 68 (14.20%) CSS3
19 61 (12.73%) RESTful
20 55 (11.48%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.26%) Social Media
2 29 (6.05%) Inversion of Control
3 26 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (5.43%) BBC
3 26 (5.43%) Computer Science
4 24 (5.01%) Mathematics
4 24 (5.01%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (4.80%) N-Tier
6 12 (2.51%) Streaming Music
7 10 (2.09%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.67%) FMCG
9 7 (1.46%) Mobile Payment
10 6 (1.25%) User Experience
10 6 (1.25%) Physics
11 5 (1.04%) Handset
11 5 (1.04%) Kindle
11 5 (1.04%) Visualisation
11 5 (1.04%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.84%) Data Extraction
12 4 (0.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 112 (23.38%) Windows
2 9 (1.88%) Linux
3 6 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.04%) Android
5 3 (0.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (73.07%) MVC
2 314 (65.55%) Agile Software Development
3 237 (49.48%) TDD
4 152 (31.73%) Scrum
5 111 (23.17%) OO
6 110 (22.96%) Web Application Development
7 100 (20.88%) Software Engineering
8 92 (19.21%) BDD
9 71 (14.82%) SOA
10 69 (14.41%) Web Development
10 69 (14.41%) Multithreading
11 65 (13.57%) MVVM
12 61 (12.73%) OOD
13 51 (10.65%) E-Commerce
13 51 (10.65%) Kanban
14 50 (10.44%) SDLC
15 47 (9.81%) Mobile Development
16 41 (8.56%) Continuous Integration
17 40 (8.35%) Dependency Injection
18 39 (8.14%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 464 (96.87%) C#
2 223 (46.56%) JavaScript
3 178 (37.16%) SQL
4 59 (12.32%) Ruby
5 48 (10.02%) T-SQL
6 40 (8.35%) PL/SQL
7 39 (8.14%) Objective-C
8 27 (5.64%) VB.NET
9 16 (3.34%) Java
10 14 (2.92%) C++
11 13 (2.71%) XAML
12 12 (2.51%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.88%) C
14 8 (1.67%) Python
15 7 (1.46%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.46%) VB
15 7 (1.46%) Perl
16 6 (1.25%) PHP
17 4 (0.84%) VB6
17 4 (0.84%) VC++
Qualifications
1 69 (14.41%) Degree
2 10 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.04%) PhD
4 4 (0.84%) MCITP
5 3 (0.63%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.59%) QA
2 5 (1.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (2.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (2.30%) logstash
2 9 (1.88%) MOM
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 189 (39.46%) Microsoft
2 51 (10.65%) Oracle
3 37 (7.72%) Facebook
4 27 (5.64%) Google
5 26 (5.43%) Apple
5 26 (5.43%) Sony
5 26 (5.43%) Yahoo!
6 11 (2.30%) Rackspace
7 8 (1.67%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.04%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.21%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.21%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.21%) Nintex
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 25 hols, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Hols, pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £70,000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Norfolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago