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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 48 59 38
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Permanent jobs citing WCF 348 296 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.44% 4.19% 6.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.89% 10.21% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 314 285 520
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
2928 2899 3953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.39% 41.05% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2463 2592 3484
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 £29,250 £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 24 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 24 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 +44 111 £40,000 - 14
Bedfordshire +6 100 £45,000 -6.25% 10
Hertfordshire -13 67 £47,500 +15.85% 8
Essex +6 49 £47,500 +2.15% 7
Suffolk -5 28 £42,500 - 3
Norfolk -1 13 £45,000 +32.35% 3
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 748 (97.52%) C#
2 736 (95.96%) .NET
3 562 (73.27%) ASP.NET
4 545 (71.06%) SQL Server
5 511 (66.62%) Agile Software Development
6 455 (59.32%) MVC
7 402 (52.41%) TDD
8 318 (41.46%) SQL
9 316 (41.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 257 (33.51%) Scrum
11 250 (32.59%) Microsoft
12 227 (29.60%) JavaScript
13 217 (28.29%) HTML
14 214 (27.90%) jQuery
15 211 (27.51%) WPF
16 190 (24.77%) Team Foundation Server
17 187 (24.38%) Web Services
18 185 (24.12%) NUnit
19 184 (23.99%) .NET Framework
20 182 (23.73%) CSS
21 177 (23.08%) XML
22 172 (22.43%) Visual Studio
23 163 (21.25%) OO
24 141 (18.38%) Web Application Development
25 137 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
26 133 (17.34%) Windows
27 128 (16.69%) Software Engineering
28 120 (15.65%) Rhino Mocks
29 117 (15.25%) LINQ
30 109 (14.21%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 98 (12.78%) SharePoint
2 68 (8.87%) BizTalk Server
3 46 (6.00%) IIS
4 40 (5.22%) Node.js
5 23 (3.00%) CMS
6 18 (2.35%) NServiceBus
7 9 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.39%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.39%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.39%) JBoss
11 2 (0.26%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.26%) SharePoint Foundation
12 1 (0.13%) Kentico
12 1 (0.13%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.13%) Immediacy CMS
12 1 (0.13%) DNN
Applications
1 104 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (0.78%) MS Office
3 3 (0.39%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 32 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.39%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.52%) Force.com
4 4 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.52%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (0.52%) CloudFront
5 3 (0.39%) GitHub
6 2 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (5.48%) Internet
2 19 (2.48%) HTTP
3 13 (1.69%) SMS
4 10 (1.30%) SMPP
4 10 (1.30%) NFC
5 9 (1.17%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.04%) VoIP
7 4 (0.52%) Intranet
8 3 (0.39%) SSL
9 2 (0.26%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 545 (71.06%) SQL Server
2 137 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 83 (10.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 69 (9.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 66 (8.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 50 (6.52%) Relational Database
7 37 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 29 (3.78%) NoSQL
9 22 (2.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (2.35%) Oracle Database
11 15 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
11 15 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
12 12 (1.56%) MySQL
13 10 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.04%) OLAP
15 6 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
15 6 (0.78%) RDBMS
16 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
16 4 (0.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 190 (24.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 185 (24.12%) NUnit
3 172 (22.43%) Visual Studio
4 120 (15.65%) Rhino Mocks
5 89 (11.60%) Moq
6 79 (10.30%) MSTest
7 66 (8.60%) Subversion
8 65 (8.47%) Git (software)
9 44 (5.74%) TeamCity
10 31 (4.04%) MSBuild
11 26 (3.39%) SpecFlow
12 23 (3.00%) JIRA
13 20 (2.61%) Selenium
14 18 (2.35%) Jasmine
15 17 (2.22%) CruiseControl
15 17 (2.22%) NSubstitute
16 16 (2.09%) Log4Net
16 16 (2.09%) FinalBuilder
17 13 (1.69%) ReSharper
18 12 (1.56%) CppUnit
General
1 100 (13.04%) Finance
2 44 (5.74%) Games
3 24 (3.13%) Music Industry
4 21 (2.74%) Banking
5 19 (2.48%) Retail
6 8 (1.04%) Advertising
7 7 (0.91%) Marketing
8 5 (0.65%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.52%) Automotive
10 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.26%) Back Office
10 2 (0.26%) Electronics
11 1 (0.13%) Law
11 1 (0.13%) Legal
11 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 671 (87.48%) Developer
2 346 (45.11%) .NET Developer
3 264 (34.42%) C# Developer
4 186 (24.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 159 (20.73%) Senior Developer
6 90 (11.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 89 (11.60%) Software Developer
8 87 (11.34%) Senior C# Developer
9 68 (8.87%) Senior .NET Developer
10 53 (6.91%) Web Developer
11 52 (6.78%) ASP.NET Developer
12 40 (5.22%) Architect
13 38 (4.95%) C# Software Developer
14 33 (4.30%) Software Engineer
15 32 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
16 31 (4.04%) BizTalk Developer
17 28 (3.65%) Programmer
18 25 (3.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
19 24 (3.13%) Applications Developer
20 22 (2.87%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 736 (95.96%) .NET
2 562 (73.27%) ASP.NET
3 316 (41.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 217 (28.29%) HTML
5 214 (27.90%) jQuery
6 211 (27.51%) WPF
7 187 (24.38%) Web Services
8 184 (23.99%) .NET Framework
9 182 (23.73%) CSS
10 177 (23.08%) XML
11 117 (15.25%) LINQ
12 93 (12.13%) Silverlight
13 90 (11.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 79 (10.30%) HTML5
14 79 (10.30%) WinForms
15 75 (9.78%) NHibernate
15 75 (9.78%) SOAP
16 71 (9.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 70 (9.13%) Razor View Engine
18 61 (7.95%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 63 (8.21%) Computer Science
2 51 (6.65%) N-Tier
3 31 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (3.91%) BBC
5 29 (3.78%) Social Media
6 26 (3.39%) Inversion of Control
7 14 (1.83%) Tandem
8 13 (1.69%) Blackberry
9 12 (1.56%) Client/Server
9 12 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.43%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.30%) Mathematics
12 9 (1.17%) iPhone
13 8 (1.04%) Physics
14 7 (0.91%) User Experience
15 6 (0.78%) Algorithms
16 5 (0.65%) Kindle
16 5 (0.65%) Telematics
16 5 (0.65%) FMCG
17 3 (0.39%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 133 (17.34%) Windows
2 38 (4.95%) Android
3 19 (2.48%) Apple iOS
4 13 (1.69%) Windows Phone
5 7 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.78%) Linux
7 5 (0.65%) UNIX
8 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.39%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 511 (66.62%) Agile Software Development
2 455 (59.32%) MVC
3 402 (52.41%) TDD
4 257 (33.51%) Scrum
5 163 (21.25%) OO
6 141 (18.38%) Web Application Development
7 128 (16.69%) Software Engineering
8 109 (14.21%) BDD
9 83 (10.82%) Multithreading
10 76 (9.91%) MVVM
11 68 (8.87%) SOA
12 62 (8.08%) E-Commerce
12 62 (8.08%) Kanban
13 57 (7.43%) OOD
14 51 (6.65%) OOP
14 51 (6.65%) Continuous Integration
15 46 (6.00%) Dependency Injection
16 45 (5.87%) Mentoring
17 44 (5.74%) Unit Testing
18 43 (5.61%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 748 (97.52%) C#
2 318 (41.46%) SQL
3 227 (29.60%) JavaScript
4 104 (13.56%) VB.NET
5 84 (10.95%) T-SQL
6 71 (9.26%) VB
7 50 (6.52%) PowerShell
8 47 (6.13%) Ruby
9 38 (4.95%) Java
10 34 (4.43%) C++
11 26 (3.39%) XAML
12 17 (2.22%) C
13 11 (1.43%) PL/SQL
13 11 (1.43%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.17%) PHP
15 8 (1.04%) Objective-C
15 8 (1.04%) VB6
16 7 (0.91%) VBA
16 7 (0.91%) Delphi
17 4 (0.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 100 (13.04%) Degree
2 35 (4.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (2.61%) MCP
3 20 (2.61%) MCSD
4 19 (2.48%) MCAD
5 18 (2.35%) MCTS
6 10 (1.30%) PhD
6 10 (1.30%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.04%) MCITP
8 4 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.96%) QA
2 8 (1.04%) ISO 8583
3 5 (0.65%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 17 (2.22%) MOM
2 16 (2.09%) logstash
Vendors
1 250 (32.59%) Microsoft
2 67 (8.74%) Oracle
3 38 (4.95%) Google
4 33 (4.30%) Facebook
5 29 (3.78%) Yahoo!
5 29 (3.78%) Apple
5 29 (3.78%) Sony
6 8 (1.04%) Telerik
6 8 (1.04%) Sage
6 8 (1.04%) Sitecore
7 7 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.78%) DevExpress
9 3 (0.39%) IBM
9 3 (0.39%) Temenos
10 2 (0.26%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.26%) Nintex
11 1 (0.13%) Ektron
11 1 (0.13%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.13%) Alterian
Cambridgeshire
Annapurna
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 37k plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 48k per year + package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + 25 days hols, pension and more
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Braintree, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £32000 - £38000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £27000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago