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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 88 46 50
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 227 419 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.06% 4.98% 5.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.78% 12.05% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 207 399 386
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 £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
2916 3477 3379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.26% 41.32% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2487 3011 3058
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 22 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 22 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 -1 79 £51,250 +20.58% 7
Bedfordshire -15 52 £48,750 +2.63% 6
Cambridgeshire -34 52 £45,000 - 7
Essex -32 21 £37,500 -25.00% 4
Suffolk -24 20 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Norfolk -6 7 £27,500 -32.92% 2
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 490 (97.80%) C#
2 484 (96.61%) .NET
3 392 (78.24%) ASP.NET
4 354 (70.66%) MVC
5 343 (68.46%) SQL Server
6 322 (64.27%) Agile Software Development
7 285 (56.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 242 (48.30%) TDD
9 230 (45.91%) JavaScript
10 204 (40.72%) jQuery
11 200 (39.92%) SQL
12 198 (39.52%) Microsoft
13 186 (37.13%) HTML
14 169 (33.73%) CSS
15 156 (31.14%) Scrum
16 131 (26.15%) XML
17 121 (24.15%) Team Foundation Server
18 120 (23.95%) WPF
19 115 (22.95%) Software Engineering
20 114 (22.75%) Windows
21 112 (22.36%) OO
22 109 (21.76%) Web Services
22 109 (21.76%) .NET Framework
22 109 (21.76%) Web Application Development
23 106 (21.16%) NUnit
24 101 (20.16%) HTML5
25 93 (18.56%) Git (software)
26 92 (18.36%) BDD
27 87 (17.37%) ASP.NET Web API
28 84 (16.77%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 55 (10.98%) SharePoint
2 50 (9.98%) Node.js
3 37 (7.39%) BizTalk Server
4 33 (6.59%) IIS
5 14 (2.79%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.40%) JBoss
7 2 (0.40%) Drupal
7 2 (0.40%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.20%) CMS
Applications
1 80 (15.97%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.59%) MS Office
2 13 (2.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Sage 300 ERP
2 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.20%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.20%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 39 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.98%) Internet
2 26 (5.19%) HTTP
3 15 (2.99%) Firewall
4 4 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.60%) SMS
6 2 (0.40%) SMTP
6 2 (0.40%) DNS
6 2 (0.40%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 343 (68.46%) SQL Server
2 61 (12.18%) NoSQL
3 47 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (8.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (3.39%) RavenDB
6 17 (3.39%) MongoDB
7 13 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.80%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.40%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (1.00%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.60%) Big Data
12 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 121 (24.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 106 (21.16%) NUnit
3 93 (18.56%) Git (software)
4 72 (14.37%) Visual Studio
5 58 (11.58%) TeamCity
6 53 (10.58%) Rhino Mocks
7 45 (8.98%) Selenium
8 43 (8.58%) Moq
9 37 (7.39%) MSTest
10 22 (4.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 21 (4.19%) Subversion
12 14 (2.79%) JIRA
13 13 (2.59%) NSubstitute
14 12 (2.40%) CruiseControl
14 12 (2.40%) SpecFlow
15 11 (2.20%) Jasmine
15 11 (2.20%) FinalBuilder
15 11 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 11 (2.20%) Log4Net
16 3 (0.60%) MSBuild
General
1 35 (6.99%) Finance
2 31 (6.19%) Games
3 16 (3.19%) Banking
4 15 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.20%) Advertising
6 10 (2.00%) Retail
7 8 (1.60%) Publishing
7 8 (1.60%) Automotive
8 7 (1.40%) Law
9 6 (1.20%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.60%) Marketing
10 3 (0.60%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.60%) Electronics
11 2 (0.40%) Back Office
12 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 413 (82.44%) Developer
2 235 (46.91%) .NET Developer
3 115 (22.95%) C# Developer
4 93 (18.56%) Senior Developer
5 82 (16.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 59 (11.78%) Senior .NET Developer
7 56 (11.18%) Senior C# Developer
8 55 (10.98%) Software Engineer
9 52 (10.38%) Software Developer
10 51 (10.18%) Web Developer
11 50 (9.98%) AWS Developer
12 47 (9.38%) Programmer
13 45 (8.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 39 (7.78%) ASP.NET Developer
15 30 (5.99%) C# Software Engineer
15 30 (5.99%) .NET Web Developer
16 28 (5.59%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 28 (5.59%) C# Web Developer
17 23 (4.59%) .NET Software Engineer
18 21 (4.19%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 484 (96.61%) .NET
2 392 (78.24%) ASP.NET
3 285 (56.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 204 (40.72%) jQuery
5 186 (37.13%) HTML
6 169 (33.73%) CSS
7 131 (26.15%) XML
8 120 (23.95%) WPF
9 109 (21.76%) Web Services
9 109 (21.76%) .NET Framework
10 101 (20.16%) HTML5
11 87 (17.37%) ASP.NET Web API
12 84 (16.77%) Ajax
13 81 (16.17%) WinForms
14 80 (15.97%) Entity Framework
15 79 (15.77%) Silverlight
16 67 (13.37%) CSS3
17 63 (12.57%) XSLT
18 58 (11.58%) RESTful
19 52 (10.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.79%) Inversion of Control
2 28 (5.59%) Social Media
2 28 (5.59%) N-Tier
3 27 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (5.19%) BBC
4 26 (5.19%) Computer Science
5 22 (4.39%) Open Source
6 21 (4.19%) Mathematics
7 18 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.99%) Streaming Music
9 12 (2.40%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.60%) Kindle
11 7 (1.40%) FMCG
11 7 (1.40%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (1.20%) Tandem
12 6 (1.20%) User Experience
13 5 (1.00%) Physics
14 4 (0.80%) Handset
15 3 (0.60%) Data Extraction
15 3 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 114 (22.75%) Windows
2 11 (2.20%) Linux
3 7 (1.40%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.20%) Android
5 3 (0.60%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (70.66%) MVC
2 322 (64.27%) Agile Software Development
3 242 (48.30%) TDD
4 156 (31.14%) Scrum
5 115 (22.95%) Software Engineering
6 112 (22.36%) OO
7 109 (21.76%) Web Application Development
8 92 (18.36%) BDD
9 75 (14.97%) SOA
10 72 (14.37%) MVVM
11 60 (11.98%) Multithreading
12 57 (11.38%) Web Development
12 57 (11.38%) OOD
13 55 (10.98%) E-Commerce
14 51 (10.18%) Kanban
15 47 (9.38%) Mobile Development
16 44 (8.78%) Dependency Injection
17 41 (8.18%) Domain-Driven Design
18 36 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
19 35 (6.99%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 490 (97.80%) C#
2 230 (45.91%) JavaScript
3 200 (39.92%) SQL
4 53 (10.58%) T-SQL
4 53 (10.58%) Ruby
5 36 (7.19%) PL/SQL
6 35 (6.99%) Objective-C
7 26 (5.19%) VB.NET
8 18 (3.59%) Java
9 15 (2.99%) XAML
9 15 (2.99%) C++
10 12 (2.40%) VB
10 12 (2.40%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.20%) C
12 9 (1.80%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.80%) Perl
12 9 (1.80%) VBA
12 9 (1.80%) Python
13 7 (1.40%) VB6
13 7 (1.40%) VC++
Qualifications
1 75 (14.97%) Degree
2 14 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.00%) PhD
4 4 (0.80%) MCITP
5 3 (0.60%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.99%) QA
2 8 (1.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (2.20%) logstash
2 6 (1.20%) MOM
3 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 198 (39.52%) Microsoft
2 50 (9.98%) Oracle
3 36 (7.19%) Facebook
4 29 (5.79%) Google
5 26 (5.19%) Sony
5 26 (5.19%) Apple
5 26 (5.19%) Yahoo!
6 12 (2.40%) Rackspace
7 8 (1.60%) CheckPoint
8 7 (1.40%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.20%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.20%) Nintex
9 1 (0.20%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.20%) Sage
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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St. Albans
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Bedford
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
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Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Cambridgeshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Norfolk
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Witham, Essex
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Salary: up to 37k + benefits
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 50k + Bonus, Flexitime, 25 days and more!
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Watford
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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St. Albans
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Essex
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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