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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 64 98 51
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -47
Permanent jobs citing WCF 257 222 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.95% 2.93% 5.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.61% 7.43% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 247 203 418
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2423 2989 3578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.20% 39.49% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2131 2559 3098
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +16 62 £50,000 +2.56% 7
Hertfordshire +14 61 £47,500 -7.31% 12
Cambridgeshire +12 59 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Essex +40 48 £52,500 +40.00% 5
Suffolk +17 27 £38,750 -18.42% 4
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for WCF.

1 507 (93.20%) .NET
2 505 (92.83%) C#
3 430 (79.04%) MVC
4 389 (71.51%) ASP.NET
5 326 (59.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 318 (58.46%) SQL Server
7 294 (54.04%) Agile Software Development
8 243 (44.67%) .NET Framework
9 240 (44.12%) JavaScript
10 238 (43.75%) TDD
11 228 (41.91%) SQL
12 219 (40.26%) ASP.NET Web API
13 209 (38.42%) HTML
14 198 (36.40%) Entity Framework
15 192 (35.29%) CSS
16 184 (33.82%) jQuery
17 173 (31.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 156 (28.68%) Microsoft
19 148 (27.21%) BDD
20 132 (24.26%) Web Services
21 129 (23.71%) Ajax
21 129 (23.71%) T-SQL
22 126 (23.16%) XML
23 120 (22.06%) Web Application Development
24 117 (21.51%) SQL Server 2014
25 110 (20.22%) HTML5
26 109 (20.04%) AngularJS
27 105 (19.30%) RESTful
28 104 (19.12%) Scrum
28 104 (19.12%) WPF

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 83 (15.26%) Node.js
2 41 (7.54%) NServiceBus
3 33 (6.07%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (2.39%) Umbraco
5 11 (2.02%) CMS
6 10 (1.84%) Drupal
7 9 (1.65%) IIS
8 8 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (1.47%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.74%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.37%) DNN
11 2 (0.37%) Kentico
12 1 (0.18%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 57 (10.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.92%) MS Project
3 1 (0.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (9.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (4.78%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.92%) IaaS
3 5 (0.92%) PaaS
4 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.15%) Internet
2 19 (3.49%) Wireshark
3 13 (2.39%) HTTP
4 2 (0.37%) NFC
4 2 (0.37%) SMPP
5 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (58.46%) SQL Server
2 117 (21.51%) SQL Server 2014
3 97 (17.83%) NoSQL
4 67 (12.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 50 (9.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (3.86%) MongoDB
6 21 (3.86%) RavenDB
7 19 (3.49%) Relational Database
8 16 (2.94%) MySQL
9 13 (2.39%) Redis
10 7 (1.29%) Neo4j
10 7 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 88 (16.18%) Git (software)
1 88 (16.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 84 (15.44%) NUnit
3 73 (13.42%) Visual Studio
4 58 (10.66%) Selenium
5 53 (9.74%) Rhino Mocks
6 52 (9.56%) TeamCity
7 42 (7.72%) JIRA
8 38 (6.99%) Subversion
9 33 (6.07%) Moq
10 26 (4.78%) MSTest
11 19 (3.49%) Fiddler
12 14 (2.57%) Hudson
13 13 (2.39%) ReSharper
14 12 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 10 (1.84%) Cucumber
16 9 (1.65%) Jasmine
16 9 (1.65%) SpecFlow
16 9 (1.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 7 (1.29%) PhantomJS
General
1 67 (12.32%) Finance
2 41 (7.54%) Games
3 22 (4.04%) Advertising
4 10 (1.84%) Banking
5 7 (1.29%) Electronics
5 7 (1.29%) Retail
6 6 (1.10%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.10%) Legal
6 6 (1.10%) Publishing
7 5 (0.92%) Front Office
7 5 (0.92%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.55%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 488 (89.71%) Developer
2 333 (61.21%) .NET Developer
3 305 (56.07%) C# Developer
4 203 (37.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 140 (25.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 137 (25.18%) ASP.NET Developer
7 131 (24.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 121 (22.24%) Senior Developer
9 93 (17.10%) Senior C# Developer
10 89 (16.36%) Senior .NET Developer
11 79 (14.52%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 51 (9.38%) C# Software Developer
13 50 (9.19%) Web Developer
14 48 (8.82%) Software Developer
15 44 (8.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 43 (7.90%) .NET Software Developer
17 42 (7.72%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
18 37 (6.80%) Lead Developer
19 36 (6.62%) C# Web Developer
20 34 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 507 (93.20%) .NET
2 389 (71.51%) ASP.NET
3 326 (59.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 243 (44.67%) .NET Framework
5 219 (40.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 209 (38.42%) HTML
7 198 (36.40%) Entity Framework
8 192 (35.29%) CSS
9 184 (33.82%) jQuery
10 173 (31.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 132 (24.26%) Web Services
12 129 (23.71%) Ajax
13 126 (23.16%) XML
14 110 (20.22%) HTML5
15 109 (20.04%) AngularJS
16 105 (19.30%) RESTful
17 104 (19.12%) WPF
18 85 (15.63%) REST
19 80 (14.71%) JSON
19 80 (14.71%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.40%) Computer Science
2 59 (10.85%) Enterprise Software
3 32 (5.88%) Social Media
4 25 (4.60%) BBC
5 14 (2.57%) iPad
5 14 (2.57%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.02%) Smartphone
7 10 (1.84%) Mathematics
7 10 (1.84%) Xbox
8 9 (1.65%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.29%) Clustering
9 7 (1.29%) Inversion of Control
9 7 (1.29%) Social Network
9 7 (1.29%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.10%) Streaming Music
11 5 (0.92%) Physics
12 4 (0.74%) NHS
12 4 (0.74%) SWIFT
13 2 (0.37%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 75 (13.79%) Windows
2 2 (0.37%) 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
1 430 (79.04%) MVC
2 294 (54.04%) Agile Software Development
3 238 (43.75%) TDD
4 148 (27.21%) BDD
5 120 (22.06%) Web Application Development
6 104 (19.12%) Scrum
7 93 (17.10%) Software Engineering
8 88 (16.18%) Web Development
9 86 (15.81%) OO
10 67 (12.32%) Unit Testing
11 63 (11.58%) Dependency Injection
12 60 (11.03%) Automated Testing
13 58 (10.66%) SDLC
14 52 (9.56%) Continuous Integration
15 50 (9.19%) SOA
16 44 (8.09%) Kanban
17 37 (6.80%) OOD
18 33 (6.07%) MVVM
19 32 (5.88%) CQRS
20 31 (5.70%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 505 (92.83%) C#
2 240 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 228 (41.91%) SQL
4 129 (23.71%) T-SQL
5 97 (17.83%) VB.NET
6 80 (14.71%) Ruby
7 29 (5.33%) XAML
8 23 (4.23%) PowerShell
9 15 (2.76%) PHP
10 8 (1.47%) Objective-C
11 5 (0.92%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.92%) VB
12 2 (0.37%) Java
12 2 (0.37%) VBScript
13 1 (0.18%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (10.85%) Degree
2 13 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.10%) MCSD
4 4 (0.74%) PhD
5 2 (0.37%) MCAD
5 2 (0.37%) MCP
6 1 (0.18%) MCPD
6 1 (0.18%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (0.37%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (2.02%) SCOM
2 3 (0.55%) MOM
2 3 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 156 (28.68%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.62%) Facebook
3 26 (4.78%) Google
4 25 (4.60%) Apple
4 25 (4.60%) Sony
4 25 (4.60%) Yahoo!
5 22 (4.04%) IBM
6 19 (3.49%) Oracle
7 11 (2.02%) VMware
8 7 (1.29%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.37%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.37%) Ektron
9 2 (0.37%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.18%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.18%) Twitter
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
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Chris Cobbold Ltd
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