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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 47 63 39
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -24
Permanent jobs citing WCF 348 269 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.47% 3.86% 5.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.98% 9.43% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 315 260 505
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
2905 2853 3877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.31% 40.97% 43.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2443 2539 3423
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in the East 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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 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
Cambridgeshire +54 109 £40,000 - 13
Bedfordshire +3 99 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Hertfordshire -7 72 £47,500 +13.77% 7
Essex +10 47 £47,500 +1.06% 6
Suffolk -9 27 £42,500 - 5
Norfolk -2 14 £45,000 +32.35% 3
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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.

1 743 (97.63%) C#
2 730 (95.93%) .NET
3 555 (72.93%) ASP.NET
4 541 (71.09%) SQL Server
5 514 (67.54%) Agile Software Development
6 457 (60.05%) MVC
7 404 (53.09%) TDD
8 320 (42.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 318 (41.79%) SQL
10 262 (34.43%) Scrum
11 245 (32.19%) Microsoft
12 226 (29.70%) JavaScript
13 216 (28.38%) HTML
14 213 (27.99%) jQuery
15 209 (27.46%) WPF
16 188 (24.70%) Team Foundation Server
17 186 (24.44%) NUnit
18 182 (23.92%) Web Services
19 181 (23.78%) CSS
20 177 (23.26%) XML
21 176 (23.13%) .NET Framework
22 168 (22.08%) Visual Studio
23 162 (21.29%) OO
24 146 (19.19%) Web Application Development
25 135 (17.74%) SQL Server 2008
26 132 (17.35%) Windows
27 129 (16.95%) Software Engineering
28 123 (16.16%) Rhino Mocks
29 116 (15.24%) LINQ
30 115 (15.11%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 97 (12.75%) SharePoint
2 65 (8.54%) BizTalk Server
3 43 (5.65%) IIS
4 41 (5.39%) Node.js
5 21 (2.76%) CMS
6 18 (2.37%) NServiceBus
7 9 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.39%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.39%) JBoss
10 3 (0.39%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.26%) SharePoint Foundation
11 2 (0.26%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.13%) Immediacy CMS
12 1 (0.13%) DNN
12 1 (0.13%) Kentico
12 1 (0.13%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 102 (13.40%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.05%) MS Office
3 6 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.39%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.39%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.53%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (0.53%) CloudFront
5 3 (0.39%) GitHub
5 3 (0.39%) Force.com
6 2 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (5.65%) Internet
2 19 (2.50%) HTTP
3 13 (1.71%) SMS
4 10 (1.31%) SMPP
4 10 (1.31%) NFC
5 9 (1.18%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.05%) VoIP
7 4 (0.53%) Intranet
8 3 (0.39%) SSL
9 2 (0.26%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 541 (71.09%) SQL Server
2 135 (17.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 83 (10.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 69 (9.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 65 (8.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 48 (6.31%) Relational Database
7 38 (4.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 30 (3.94%) NoSQL
9 22 (2.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (2.50%) Oracle Database
11 16 (2.10%) Oracle Database 11g
11 16 (2.10%) Oracle Database 10g
12 12 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (1.58%) MySQL
13 7 (0.92%) OLAP
14 6 (0.79%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 5 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (0.66%) MS Access
16 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 188 (24.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 186 (24.44%) NUnit
3 168 (22.08%) Visual Studio
4 123 (16.16%) Rhino Mocks
5 91 (11.96%) Moq
6 78 (10.25%) MSTest
7 67 (8.80%) Git (software)
8 63 (8.28%) Subversion
9 47 (6.18%) TeamCity
10 32 (4.20%) MSBuild
11 25 (3.29%) SpecFlow
11 25 (3.29%) JIRA
12 22 (2.89%) Selenium
13 18 (2.37%) Jasmine
14 17 (2.23%) NSubstitute
15 16 (2.10%) FinalBuilder
15 16 (2.10%) Log4Net
15 16 (2.10%) CruiseControl
16 13 (1.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 12 (1.58%) ReSharper
General
1 97 (12.75%) Finance
2 46 (6.04%) Games
3 25 (3.29%) Music Industry
4 23 (3.02%) Banking
5 20 (2.63%) Retail
6 9 (1.18%) Advertising
7 7 (0.92%) Marketing
8 6 (0.79%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.53%) Automotive
10 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.26%) Back Office
10 2 (0.26%) Electronics
11 1 (0.13%) Publishing
11 1 (0.13%) Law
11 1 (0.13%) Legal
11 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 662 (86.99%) Developer
2 344 (45.20%) .NET Developer
3 257 (33.77%) C# Developer
4 183 (24.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 152 (19.97%) Senior Developer
6 90 (11.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 89 (11.70%) Software Developer
8 83 (10.91%) Senior C# Developer
9 65 (8.54%) Senior .NET Developer
10 53 (6.96%) Web Developer
11 52 (6.83%) ASP.NET Developer
12 41 (5.39%) Architect
13 38 (4.99%) C# Software Developer
14 33 (4.34%) Software Engineer
14 33 (4.34%) Senior Software Developer
15 30 (3.94%) BizTalk Developer
16 27 (3.55%) Programmer
17 24 (3.15%) Development Manager
17 24 (3.15%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
18 23 (3.02%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 730 (95.93%) .NET
2 555 (72.93%) ASP.NET
3 320 (42.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 216 (28.38%) HTML
5 213 (27.99%) jQuery
6 209 (27.46%) WPF
7 182 (23.92%) Web Services
8 181 (23.78%) CSS
9 177 (23.26%) XML
10 176 (23.13%) .NET Framework
11 116 (15.24%) LINQ
12 93 (12.22%) Silverlight
13 91 (11.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 80 (10.51%) WinForms
15 78 (10.25%) HTML5
16 74 (9.72%) NHibernate
17 73 (9.59%) SOAP
18 69 (9.07%) Razor View Engine
19 65 (8.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 61 (8.02%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 59 (7.75%) Computer Science
2 49 (6.44%) N-Tier
3 32 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (4.07%) BBC
5 30 (3.94%) Social Media
6 27 (3.55%) Inversion of Control
7 14 (1.84%) Tandem
7 14 (1.84%) Blackberry
8 11 (1.45%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.45%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.18%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.18%) iPhone
10 8 (1.05%) Physics
11 6 (0.79%) Kindle
11 6 (0.79%) Algorithms
11 6 (0.79%) User Experience
12 5 (0.66%) FMCG
13 4 (0.53%) Telematics
14 3 (0.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 132 (17.35%) Windows
2 39 (5.12%) Android
3 20 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 14 (1.84%) Windows Phone
5 7 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.79%) Linux
7 5 (0.66%) UNIX
8 4 (0.53%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 514 (67.54%) Agile Software Development
2 457 (60.05%) MVC
3 404 (53.09%) TDD
4 262 (34.43%) Scrum
5 162 (21.29%) OO
6 146 (19.19%) Web Application Development
7 129 (16.95%) Software Engineering
8 115 (15.11%) BDD
9 83 (10.91%) Multithreading
10 77 (10.12%) MVVM
11 67 (8.80%) SOA
12 65 (8.54%) Kanban
13 63 (8.28%) E-Commerce
14 59 (7.75%) OOD
15 51 (6.70%) OOP
15 51 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
16 47 (6.18%) Dependency Injection
17 44 (5.78%) Domain-Driven Design
17 44 (5.78%) Mentoring
18 40 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 743 (97.63%) C#
2 318 (41.79%) SQL
3 226 (29.70%) JavaScript
4 102 (13.40%) VB.NET
5 83 (10.91%) T-SQL
6 71 (9.33%) VB
7 50 (6.57%) Ruby
7 50 (6.57%) PowerShell
8 39 (5.12%) Java
9 32 (4.20%) C++
10 27 (3.55%) XAML
11 15 (1.97%) C
12 12 (1.58%) PL/SQL
13 11 (1.45%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.18%) Objective-C
14 9 (1.18%) PHP
15 7 (0.92%) Delphi
15 7 (0.92%) VB6
15 7 (0.92%) VBA
16 4 (0.53%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 96 (12.61%) Degree
2 35 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (2.50%) MCP
3 19 (2.50%) MCAD
3 19 (2.50%) MCSD
4 17 (2.23%) MCTS
5 10 (1.31%) PhD
5 10 (1.31%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.05%) MCITP
7 4 (0.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.10%) QA
2 8 (1.05%) ISO 8583
3 6 (0.79%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 17 (2.23%) MOM
2 16 (2.10%) logstash
Vendors
1 245 (32.19%) Microsoft
2 69 (9.07%) Oracle
3 39 (5.12%) Google
4 34 (4.47%) Facebook
5 30 (3.94%) Yahoo!
5 30 (3.94%) Apple
5 30 (3.94%) Sony
6 8 (1.05%) Telerik
6 8 (1.05%) Sage
6 8 (1.05%) Sitecore
7 6 (0.79%) DevExpress
7 6 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.39%) IBM
8 3 (0.39%) Temenos
9 2 (0.26%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.26%) Nintex
10 1 (0.13%) Ektron
10 1 (0.13%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.13%) Alterian
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 50k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 37k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 48k per year + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + 25 days hols, pension and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 27 days ago