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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 95 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 226 426 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.94% 4.94% 5.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.63% 11.82% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 201 403 404
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
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
2963 3604 3346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.50% 41.79% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2533 3098 3005
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +8 84 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Cambridgeshire -34 54 £45,000 - 14
Bedfordshire -20 47 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Essex -19 29 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Suffolk -19 16 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Norfolk -6 8 £41,500 +1.21% 2
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 516 (99.23%) C#
2 500 (96.15%) .NET
3 397 (76.35%) ASP.NET
4 367 (70.58%) MVC
5 346 (66.54%) SQL Server
6 340 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
7 283 (54.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 256 (49.23%) TDD
9 238 (45.77%) JavaScript
10 214 (41.15%) SQL
11 212 (40.77%) Microsoft
12 206 (39.62%) jQuery
13 186 (35.77%) HTML
14 170 (32.69%) CSS
15 169 (32.50%) Scrum
16 141 (27.12%) XML
17 130 (25.00%) WPF
18 126 (24.23%) Team Foundation Server
19 120 (23.08%) Software Engineering
20 118 (22.69%) NUnit
21 116 (22.31%) OO
22 114 (21.92%) Web Services
23 113 (21.73%) .NET Framework
24 111 (21.35%) Web Application Development
25 107 (20.58%) Windows
26 95 (18.27%) HTML5
27 93 (17.88%) BDD
28 85 (16.35%) MS Excel
28 85 (16.35%) WinForms
29 84 (16.15%) Silverlight

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 57 (10.96%) SharePoint
2 42 (8.08%) Node.js
3 39 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
4 24 (4.62%) IIS
5 15 (2.88%) NServiceBus
6 4 (0.77%) Drupal
7 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.38%) JBoss
7 2 (0.38%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.19%) CMS
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 85 (16.35%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.46%) MS Office
2 18 (3.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.19%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Sage 300 ERP
2 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.19%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 39 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (7.50%) Internet
2 30 (5.77%) HTTP
3 15 (2.88%) Firewall
4 4 (0.77%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.58%) SMS
6 2 (0.38%) SMTP
6 2 (0.38%) DNS
6 2 (0.38%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (66.54%) SQL Server
2 53 (10.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 53 (10.19%) NoSQL
3 50 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (3.27%) MongoDB
5 17 (3.27%) RavenDB
6 15 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (2.12%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (1.35%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.96%) MS Access
10 5 (0.96%) Big Data
11 3 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 126 (24.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 118 (22.69%) NUnit
3 84 (16.15%) Git (software)
4 76 (14.62%) Visual Studio
5 64 (12.31%) Rhino Mocks
6 56 (10.77%) TeamCity
7 55 (10.58%) Moq
8 41 (7.88%) MSTest
8 41 (7.88%) Selenium
9 26 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 22 (4.23%) Subversion
11 15 (2.88%) NSubstitute
12 14 (2.69%) SpecFlow
12 14 (2.69%) JIRA
13 12 (2.31%) CruiseControl
14 11 (2.12%) Log4Net
14 11 (2.12%) Jasmine
14 11 (2.12%) FinalBuilder
15 9 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 6 (1.15%) ReSharper
General
1 38 (7.31%) Finance
2 28 (5.38%) Games
3 16 (3.08%) Banking
4 14 (2.69%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.50%) Publishing
6 12 (2.31%) Retail
7 9 (1.73%) Automotive
8 8 (1.54%) Advertising
9 7 (1.35%) Law
10 6 (1.15%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.77%) Music Industry
12 3 (0.58%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.58%) Electronics
13 2 (0.38%) Back Office
13 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 431 (82.88%) Developer
2 239 (45.96%) .NET Developer
3 123 (23.65%) C# Developer
4 99 (19.04%) Senior Developer
5 85 (16.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 62 (11.92%) Senior .NET Developer
7 57 (10.96%) Software Engineer
7 57 (10.96%) Senior C# Developer
8 53 (10.19%) Software Developer
9 52 (10.00%) AWS Developer
10 51 (9.81%) Programmer
11 49 (9.42%) Web Developer
12 45 (8.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 39 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
14 30 (5.77%) C# Software Engineer
15 28 (5.38%) .NET Web Developer
15 28 (5.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 26 (5.00%) C# Web Developer
17 22 (4.23%) .NET Software Engineer
17 22 (4.23%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 500 (96.15%) .NET
2 397 (76.35%) ASP.NET
3 283 (54.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 206 (39.62%) jQuery
5 186 (35.77%) HTML
6 170 (32.69%) CSS
7 141 (27.12%) XML
8 130 (25.00%) WPF
9 114 (21.92%) Web Services
10 113 (21.73%) .NET Framework
11 95 (18.27%) HTML5
12 85 (16.35%) WinForms
13 84 (16.15%) Silverlight
14 81 (15.58%) Ajax
15 77 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
16 71 (13.65%) Entity Framework
17 64 (12.31%) CSS3
18 60 (11.54%) XSLT
19 57 (10.96%) RESTful
20 56 (10.77%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.54%) N-Tier
2 33 (6.35%) Inversion of Control
3 26 (5.00%) Social Media
3 26 (5.00%) BBC
4 25 (4.81%) Computer Science
5 24 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (3.46%) Streaming Music
7 17 (3.27%) Open Source
8 15 (2.88%) Mathematics
8 15 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (2.69%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.73%) Tandem
10 9 (1.73%) Kindle
11 8 (1.54%) FMCG
11 8 (1.54%) User Experience
12 6 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
13 3 (0.58%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.58%) Handset
13 3 (0.58%) W3C
13 3 (0.58%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 107 (20.58%) Windows
2 11 (2.12%) Linux
3 7 (1.35%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.15%) Android
5 3 (0.58%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (70.58%) MVC
2 340 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 256 (49.23%) TDD
4 169 (32.50%) Scrum
5 120 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 116 (22.31%) OO
7 111 (21.35%) Web Application Development
8 93 (17.88%) BDD
9 76 (14.62%) SOA
10 73 (14.04%) MVVM
11 60 (11.54%) Multithreading
12 59 (11.35%) OOD
13 54 (10.38%) Kanban
13 54 (10.38%) E-Commerce
14 49 (9.42%) Web Development
15 47 (9.04%) Mobile Development
16 46 (8.85%) Dependency Injection
17 43 (8.27%) Domain-Driven Design
18 34 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
19 33 (6.35%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 516 (99.23%) C#
2 238 (45.77%) JavaScript
3 214 (41.15%) SQL
4 66 (12.69%) T-SQL
5 48 (9.23%) Ruby
6 33 (6.35%) PL/SQL
6 33 (6.35%) Objective-C
7 27 (5.19%) VB.NET
8 24 (4.62%) Java
9 19 (3.65%) C++
10 17 (3.27%) VB
11 15 (2.88%) XAML
12 12 (2.31%) C
13 11 (2.12%) VBA
13 11 (2.12%) PowerShell
14 10 (1.92%) Shell Script
14 10 (1.92%) Perl
14 10 (1.92%) PHP
14 10 (1.92%) Python
15 8 (1.54%) VC++
Qualifications
1 69 (13.27%) Degree
2 14 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.58%) MCITP
3 3 (0.58%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.58%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.92%) QA
2 9 (1.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (2.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (2.12%) logstash
2 8 (1.54%) MOM
Vendors
1 212 (40.77%) Microsoft
2 53 (10.19%) Oracle
3 33 (6.35%) Facebook
4 29 (5.58%) Google
5 26 (5.00%) Apple
5 26 (5.00%) Sony
5 26 (5.00%) Yahoo!
6 12 (2.31%) Rackspace
7 7 (1.35%) DevExpress
8 6 (1.15%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.19%) Sage
9 1 (0.19%) Xamarin
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 37k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45k + bonus, pension, health, 25 days and more
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45k + Bonus, Flexitime, 25 days and more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Norfolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 48k per year + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + pension, holidays, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago