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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 69 97 51
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -46
Permanent jobs citing WCF 267 225 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.83% 2.95% 4.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.14% 7.62% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 255 198 391
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £56,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
2633 2952 3580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.76% 38.72% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2235 2521 3058
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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 +24 75 £45,000 - 5
Bedfordshire +13 61 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Hertfordshire -12 57 £48,000 -1.53% 6
Essex +26 47 £52,500 +40.00% 7
Suffolk +16 24 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Norfolk +10 3 £32,500 -21.68%
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 518 (92.34%) .NET
2 516 (91.98%) C#
3 461 (82.17%) MVC
4 408 (72.73%) ASP.NET
5 350 (62.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 340 (60.61%) SQL Server
7 313 (55.79%) Agile Software Development
8 268 (47.77%) JavaScript
9 265 (47.24%) .NET Framework
10 240 (42.78%) TDD
11 239 (42.60%) ASP.NET Web API
12 233 (41.53%) HTML
13 227 (40.46%) SQL
14 225 (40.11%) Entity Framework
15 215 (38.32%) CSS
16 199 (35.47%) jQuery
17 180 (32.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 154 (27.45%) BDD
18 154 (27.45%) Microsoft
19 140 (24.96%) Ajax
19 140 (24.96%) XML
20 134 (23.89%) HTML5
21 131 (23.35%) T-SQL
22 130 (23.17%) SQL Server 2014
23 128 (22.82%) Web Services
24 125 (22.28%) Web Application Development
25 122 (21.75%) Scrum
26 120 (21.39%) RESTful
27 113 (20.14%) AngularJS
28 111 (19.79%) NoSQL

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 96 (17.11%) Node.js
2 51 (9.09%) NServiceBus
3 39 (6.95%) BizTalk Server
4 19 (3.39%) IIS
5 14 (2.50%) Umbraco
6 11 (1.96%) Drupal
7 9 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (1.43%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.25%) CMS
10 5 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.71%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.36%) DNN
12 2 (0.36%) Kentico
Applications
1 59 (10.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.71%) MS Project
3 1 (0.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.18%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 52 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.71%) IaaS
4 4 (0.71%) PaaS
5 3 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.63%) Internet
2 25 (4.46%) Wireshark
3 13 (2.32%) HTTP
4 3 (0.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.36%) LDAP
5 2 (0.36%) NFC
5 2 (0.36%) SMPP
5 2 (0.36%) SNMP
6 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 340 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 130 (23.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 111 (19.79%) NoSQL
4 64 (11.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 47 (8.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (4.46%) MongoDB
6 25 (4.46%) RavenDB
7 17 (3.03%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.67%) MySQL
9 11 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (1.78%) Redis
11 9 (1.60%) Neo4j
12 6 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
15 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
15 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 102 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 92 (16.40%) NUnit
3 79 (14.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 73 (13.01%) Visual Studio
5 71 (12.66%) Selenium
6 56 (9.98%) Rhino Mocks
7 55 (9.80%) JIRA
8 53 (9.45%) TeamCity
9 42 (7.49%) Subversion
10 37 (6.60%) Moq
11 29 (5.17%) MSTest
12 25 (4.46%) Fiddler
13 22 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 15 (2.67%) Cucumber
15 14 (2.50%) ReSharper
16 13 (2.32%) Hudson
17 11 (1.96%) Jenkins
18 9 (1.60%) PhantomJS
19 8 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 7 (1.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 68 (12.12%) Finance
2 38 (6.77%) Games
3 31 (5.53%) Advertising
4 11 (1.96%) Banking
5 8 (1.43%) Retail
6 7 (1.25%) Electronics
7 6 (1.07%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.07%) Legal
7 6 (1.07%) Publishing
7 6 (1.07%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.89%) Front Office
9 3 (0.53%) Marketing
10 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 503 (89.66%) Developer
2 344 (61.32%) .NET Developer
3 328 (58.47%) C# Developer
4 228 (40.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 166 (29.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 154 (27.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 148 (26.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 135 (24.06%) Senior Developer
9 107 (19.07%) Senior C# Developer
10 103 (18.36%) Senior .NET Developer
11 96 (17.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 71 (12.66%) C# Software Developer
13 63 (11.23%) .NET Software Developer
14 52 (9.27%) Software Developer
15 51 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 49 (8.73%) Senior Software Developer
17 48 (8.56%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
18 46 (8.20%) Lead Developer
19 45 (8.02%) Web Developer
20 41 (7.31%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 518 (92.34%) .NET
2 408 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 350 (62.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 265 (47.24%) .NET Framework
5 239 (42.60%) ASP.NET Web API
6 233 (41.53%) HTML
7 225 (40.11%) Entity Framework
8 215 (38.32%) CSS
9 199 (35.47%) jQuery
10 180 (32.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 140 (24.96%) Ajax
11 140 (24.96%) XML
12 134 (23.89%) HTML5
13 128 (22.82%) Web Services
14 120 (21.39%) RESTful
15 113 (20.14%) AngularJS
16 98 (17.47%) WPF
17 95 (16.93%) JSON
18 92 (16.40%) LINQ
19 89 (15.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 65 (11.59%) Enterprise Software
2 55 (9.80%) Computer Science
3 34 (6.06%) Social Media
4 25 (4.46%) BBC
5 14 (2.50%) N-Tier
6 13 (2.32%) Mobile App
7 10 (1.78%) iPad
8 9 (1.60%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.43%) Clustering
9 8 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (1.43%) Social Network
10 7 (1.25%) Xbox
11 6 (1.07%) Streaming Music
12 5 (0.89%) NHS
13 4 (0.71%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.71%) SWIFT
14 3 (0.53%) Smartphone
14 3 (0.53%) Tandem
15 2 (0.36%) Client/Server
15 2 (0.36%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 71 (12.66%) Windows
2 2 (0.36%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.18%) Android
3 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.18%) Unix
3 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (82.17%) MVC
2 313 (55.79%) Agile Software Development
3 240 (42.78%) TDD
4 154 (27.45%) BDD
5 125 (22.28%) Web Application Development
6 122 (21.75%) Scrum
7 102 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 94 (16.76%) OO
9 87 (15.51%) Web Development
10 80 (14.26%) Unit Testing
11 72 (12.83%) Automated Testing
12 69 (12.30%) Dependency Injection
13 64 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
14 61 (10.87%) SDLC
15 54 (9.63%) Kanban
16 53 (9.45%) SOA
17 38 (6.77%) OOD
18 35 (6.24%) Front End Development
19 34 (6.06%) DevOps
20 29 (5.17%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 516 (91.98%) C#
2 268 (47.77%) JavaScript
3 227 (40.46%) SQL
4 131 (23.35%) T-SQL
5 99 (17.65%) VB.NET
6 86 (15.33%) Ruby
7 27 (4.81%) PowerShell
8 20 (3.57%) XAML
9 16 (2.85%) PHP
10 9 (1.60%) VB
11 8 (1.43%) Objective-C
12 7 (1.25%) VBScript
13 4 (0.71%) VB6
14 3 (0.53%) Java
14 3 (0.53%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.36%) VBA
16 1 (0.18%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (9.27%) Degree
2 12 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.89%) MCSD
4 1 (0.18%) MCAD
4 1 (0.18%) MCP
4 1 (0.18%) MCTS
4 1 (0.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (9.80%) QA
2 2 (0.36%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (2.50%) SCOM
2 4 (0.71%) MOM
3 3 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 154 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 41 (7.31%) Facebook
3 25 (4.46%) Apple
3 25 (4.46%) Google
3 25 (4.46%) IBM
3 25 (4.46%) Sony
3 25 (4.46%) Yahoo!
4 17 (3.03%) Oracle
5 11 (1.96%) VMware
6 6 (1.07%) Atlassian
7 5 (0.89%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.36%) Ektron
8 2 (0.36%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.36%) Perforce
9 1 (0.18%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.18%) Progress
9 1 (0.18%) Telerik
9 1 (0.18%) Twitter
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £58k DOE + fantasticbenefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days, Health, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Essex
Maxegan
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Ipswich
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago