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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 62 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 298 295 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.24% 4.03% 4.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.18% 10.14% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 280 276 278
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £56,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
2665 2910 2721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.94% 39.72% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2271 2395 2311
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 11 February 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 11 February 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
Hertfordshire +34 105 £52,500 +5.00% 8
Cambridgeshire +10 88 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Essex -14 48 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Bedfordshire -1 46 £50,000 -20.00% 9
Norfolk -12 6 £35,000 -20.45% 1
Suffolk -27 5 £47,500 +26.66%
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 11 February 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.

1 505 (94.04%) C#
2 501 (93.30%) .NET
3 475 (88.45%) MVC
4 422 (78.58%) ASP.NET
5 372 (69.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 341 (63.50%) Agile Software Development
7 313 (58.29%) SQL Server
8 299 (55.68%) JavaScript
9 273 (50.84%) HTML
10 265 (49.35%) ASP.NET Web API
11 254 (47.30%) TDD
12 237 (44.13%) CSS
13 227 (42.27%) .NET Framework
14 220 (40.97%) jQuery
15 217 (40.41%) SQL
16 215 (40.04%) Entity Framework
17 193 (35.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 165 (30.73%) HTML5
19 160 (29.80%) Ajax
20 148 (27.56%) Scrum
20 148 (27.56%) Microsoft
21 139 (25.88%) BDD
22 136 (25.33%) Web Application Development
23 134 (24.95%) SQL Server 2014
24 133 (24.77%) XML
25 125 (23.28%) RESTful
26 123 (22.91%) Git (software)
26 123 (22.91%) AngularJS
26 123 (22.91%) Web Services
27 121 (22.53%) NUnit

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 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
1 102 (18.99%) Node.js
2 45 (8.38%) NServiceBus
3 30 (5.59%) BizTalk Server
4 18 (3.35%) IIS
5 10 (1.86%) Drupal
5 10 (1.86%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.86%) Umbraco
6 8 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.49%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.37%) CMS
8 1 (0.19%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 69 (12.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (0.74%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.56%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.23%) SaaS
3 10 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.19%) IaaS
5 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.66%) Wireshark
2 16 (2.98%) Internet
3 10 (1.86%) HTTP
4 7 (1.30%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.12%) LDAP
5 6 (1.12%) SNMP
6 2 (0.37%) NFC
6 2 (0.37%) SMPP
7 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (58.29%) SQL Server
2 134 (24.95%) SQL Server 2014
3 121 (22.53%) NoSQL
4 50 (9.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 36 (6.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 28 (5.21%) RavenDB
7 25 (4.66%) MongoDB
8 15 (2.79%) Redis
9 14 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (1.49%) Neo4j
12 6 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
14 4 (0.74%) Relational Database
15 2 (0.37%) MySQL
15 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 123 (22.91%) Git (software)
2 121 (22.53%) NUnit
3 87 (16.20%) Selenium
4 81 (15.08%) Rhino Mocks
5 76 (14.15%) TeamCity
6 63 (11.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 58 (10.80%) Visual Studio
8 56 (10.43%) Moq
9 52 (9.68%) JIRA
10 44 (8.19%) Subversion
11 41 (7.64%) MSTest
12 25 (4.66%) Fiddler
13 22 (4.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 21 (3.91%) Cucumber
15 8 (1.49%) Jenkins
15 8 (1.49%) PhantomJS
15 8 (1.49%) ReSharper
16 7 (1.30%) NCover
17 6 (1.12%) FxCop
17 6 (1.12%) StyleCop
General
1 64 (11.92%) Finance
2 41 (7.64%) Advertising
3 24 (4.47%) Retail
4 17 (3.17%) Games
5 10 (1.86%) Banking
6 7 (1.30%) Electronics
6 7 (1.30%) Marketing
7 4 (0.74%) Law
7 4 (0.74%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.56%) Legal
8 3 (0.56%) Publishing
9 2 (0.37%) Front Office
10 1 (0.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 479 (89.20%) Developer
2 349 (64.99%) .NET Developer
3 327 (60.89%) C# Developer
4 249 (46.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 181 (33.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 178 (33.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 176 (32.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 123 (22.91%) Senior Developer
9 101 (18.81%) Senior C# Developer
10 98 (18.25%) Senior .NET Developer
11 94 (17.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 92 (17.13%) C# Software Developer
13 91 (16.95%) .NET Software Developer
14 61 (11.36%) Senior Software Developer
15 58 (10.80%) Software Engineer
16 57 (10.61%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 57 (10.61%) Software Developer
17 55 (10.24%) Senior .NET Software Developer
18 53 (9.87%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
19 47 (8.75%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 501 (93.30%) .NET
2 422 (78.58%) ASP.NET
3 372 (69.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 273 (50.84%) HTML
5 265 (49.35%) ASP.NET Web API
6 237 (44.13%) CSS
7 227 (42.27%) .NET Framework
8 220 (40.97%) jQuery
9 215 (40.04%) Entity Framework
10 193 (35.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 165 (30.73%) HTML5
12 160 (29.80%) Ajax
13 133 (24.77%) XML
14 125 (23.28%) RESTful
15 123 (22.91%) AngularJS
15 123 (22.91%) Web Services
16 109 (20.30%) LINQ
17 97 (18.06%) WPF
18 93 (17.32%) CSS3
19 79 (14.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 69 (12.85%) Enterprise Software
2 39 (7.26%) Computer Science
3 35 (6.52%) Social Media
4 25 (4.66%) BBC
5 22 (4.10%) Mathematics
6 18 (3.35%) Inversion of Control
7 14 (2.61%) N-Tier
7 14 (2.61%) Tandem
8 8 (1.49%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.30%) Clustering
9 7 (1.30%) Social Network
9 7 (1.30%) SWIFT
10 5 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (0.74%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.74%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.74%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.74%) Physics
11 4 (0.74%) Streaming Music
12 3 (0.56%) iPad
12 3 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 83 (15.46%) Windows
2 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.37%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.19%) Android
3 1 (0.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 475 (88.45%) MVC
2 341 (63.50%) Agile Software Development
3 254 (47.30%) TDD
4 148 (27.56%) Scrum
5 139 (25.88%) BDD
6 136 (25.33%) Web Application Development
7 106 (19.74%) Software Engineering
8 93 (17.32%) OO
9 73 (13.59%) Dependency Injection
10 68 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
10 68 (12.66%) SOA
10 68 (12.66%) Unit Testing
11 65 (12.10%) Automated Testing
11 65 (12.10%) Kanban
12 63 (11.73%) OOD
13 58 (10.80%) Multithreading
14 56 (10.43%) Web Development
15 49 (9.12%) SDLC
16 45 (8.38%) Mobile Development
17 37 (6.89%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 505 (94.04%) C#
2 299 (55.68%) JavaScript
3 217 (40.41%) SQL
4 104 (19.37%) T-SQL
5 89 (16.57%) Ruby
6 72 (13.41%) VB.NET
7 31 (5.77%) PowerShell
8 23 (4.28%) Objective-C
9 18 (3.35%) PHP
10 14 (2.61%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.86%) VB
11 10 (1.86%) XAML
12 9 (1.68%) VBScript
13 8 (1.49%) VB6
14 4 (0.74%) C
14 4 (0.74%) C++
15 3 (0.56%) XPath
15 3 (0.56%) XQuery
16 2 (0.37%) Java
16 2 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (9.87%) Degree
2 10 (1.86%) SC Cleared
2 10 (1.86%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.49%) MCSD
5 1 (0.19%) MCAD
5 1 (0.19%) MCP
5 1 (0.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.38%) QA
2 2 (0.37%) ISO 8583
2 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.74%) NFS
4 3 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (2.61%) SCOM
2 7 (1.30%) MOM
3 2 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.19%) logstash
4 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 148 (27.56%) Microsoft
2 46 (8.57%) Facebook
3 25 (4.66%) Apple
3 25 (4.66%) Google
3 25 (4.66%) Sony
3 25 (4.66%) Yahoo!
4 22 (4.10%) Oracle
5 21 (3.91%) IBM
6 9 (1.68%) Telerik
7 7 (1.30%) VMware
8 6 (1.12%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.12%) DevExpress
8 6 (1.12%) Perforce
9 4 (0.74%) Adobe
10 1 (0.19%) Progress
10 1 (0.19%) Twitter
10 1 (0.19%) Xamarin
Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: bonus, Pension TBC
Posted: 2 hours ago
Radlett, Hertfordshire
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Good Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48 - 58k + 12% pension, healthcare, 26days + more!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50k + pension and more!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k + Bonus, 25days, flexible and more!
Posted: 2 days ago
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k + Pension, 25 days, training and more!
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 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
Norwich, Norfolk
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
Basildon, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + 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: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £58k DOE + fantasticbenefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 13 days ago