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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 56 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 303 309 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.16% 4.71% 5.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.57% 11.63% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 287 289 416
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -5.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
2867 2658 3542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.39% 40.52% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2354 2269 3132
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Cambridgeshire +1 83 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Hertfordshire +18 68 £49,000 +40.00% 13
Essex +4 56 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Bedfordshire -7 52 £62,500 +31.57% 7
Norfolk +5 32 £44,000 +10.00% 3
Suffolk -25 22 £37,500 -6.25% 2
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 638 (98.91%) C#
2 622 (96.43%) .NET
3 457 (70.85%) ASP.NET
4 454 (70.39%) Agile Software Development
5 434 (67.29%) MVC
6 432 (66.98%) SQL Server
7 352 (54.57%) TDD
8 307 (47.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 260 (40.31%) SQL
10 251 (38.91%) JavaScript
11 243 (37.67%) jQuery
12 242 (37.52%) Microsoft
13 238 (36.90%) Scrum
14 224 (34.73%) HTML
15 196 (30.39%) CSS
16 193 (29.92%) WPF
17 168 (26.05%) Team Foundation Server
18 160 (24.81%) NUnit
19 155 (24.03%) XML
20 152 (23.57%) Web Services
21 145 (22.48%) Visual Studio
22 141 (21.86%) OO
22 141 (21.86%) Software Engineering
23 134 (20.78%) .NET Framework
24 119 (18.45%) Web Application Development
25 115 (17.83%) BDD
26 109 (16.90%) Windows
26 109 (16.90%) MS Excel
27 106 (16.43%) Silverlight
28 104 (16.12%) Rhino Mocks

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 68 (10.54%) SharePoint
2 40 (6.20%) BizTalk Server
3 38 (5.89%) Node.js
4 27 (4.19%) IIS
5 22 (3.41%) NServiceBus
6 10 (1.55%) CMS
7 7 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.62%) JBoss
9 3 (0.47%) Drupal
9 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.47%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.47%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.31%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 109 (16.90%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.26%) MS Office
3 15 (2.33%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.47%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.16%) Sage 300 ERP
4 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 40 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.16%) SaaS
4 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (5.74%) Internet
2 26 (4.03%) HTTP
3 10 (1.55%) SMS
3 10 (1.55%) SMPP
3 10 (1.55%) NFC
4 9 (1.40%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.09%) Firewall
6 4 (0.62%) VoIP
7 2 (0.31%) DNS
7 2 (0.31%) SMTP
7 2 (0.31%) IMAP
8 1 (0.16%) SSL
8 1 (0.16%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 432 (66.98%) SQL Server
2 95 (14.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (9.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 48 (7.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 41 (6.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 38 (5.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 37 (5.74%) NoSQL
8 22 (3.41%) Relational Database
9 21 (3.26%) Oracle Database
10 19 (2.95%) Oracle Database 11g
10 19 (2.95%) Oracle Database 10g
11 16 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (1.55%) MS Access
13 10 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 10 (1.55%) MongoDB
14 9 (1.40%) RavenDB
15 8 (1.24%) Big Data
16 5 (0.78%) MySQL
16 5 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 168 (26.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 160 (24.81%) NUnit
3 145 (22.48%) Visual Studio
4 104 (16.12%) Rhino Mocks
5 83 (12.87%) Moq
6 76 (11.78%) Git (software)
7 59 (9.15%) MSTest
7 59 (9.15%) TeamCity
8 37 (5.74%) Selenium
9 34 (5.27%) Subversion
10 27 (4.19%) JIRA
11 25 (3.88%) SpecFlow
11 25 (3.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 24 (3.72%) MSBuild
13 23 (3.57%) NSubstitute
14 20 (3.10%) Log4Net
14 20 (3.10%) Jasmine
14 20 (3.10%) FinalBuilder
15 14 (2.17%) CruiseControl
16 11 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 66 (10.23%) Finance
2 43 (6.67%) Games
3 27 (4.19%) Banking
4 17 (2.64%) Retail
4 17 (2.64%) Music Industry
5 12 (1.86%) Publishing
6 8 (1.24%) Automotive
7 7 (1.09%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.78%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.47%) Advertising
10 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.31%) Law
10 2 (0.31%) Back Office
11 1 (0.16%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 531 (82.33%) Developer
2 283 (43.88%) .NET Developer
3 176 (27.29%) C# Developer
4 129 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 129 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 71 (11.01%) Software Developer
6 69 (10.70%) Senior .NET Developer
7 65 (10.08%) Web Developer
8 62 (9.61%) Senior C# Developer
9 58 (8.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 51 (7.91%) Software Engineer
11 40 (6.20%) Programmer
12 37 (5.74%) ASP.NET Developer
13 34 (5.27%) Senior Software Developer
14 33 (5.12%) Development Manager
15 32 (4.96%) Architect
16 30 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
17 26 (4.03%) C# Web Developer
17 26 (4.03%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
18 24 (3.72%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 622 (96.43%) .NET
2 457 (70.85%) ASP.NET
3 307 (47.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 243 (37.67%) jQuery
5 224 (34.73%) HTML
6 196 (30.39%) CSS
7 193 (29.92%) WPF
8 155 (24.03%) XML
9 152 (23.57%) Web Services
10 134 (20.78%) .NET Framework
11 106 (16.43%) Silverlight
12 97 (15.04%) HTML5
13 90 (13.95%) LINQ
14 85 (13.18%) WinForms
15 73 (11.32%) Ajax
16 72 (11.16%) ASP.NET Web API
17 63 (9.77%) SOAP
18 61 (9.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 56 (8.68%) XSLT
20 50 (7.75%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 44 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 43 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 30 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (4.50%) Inversion of Control
5 26 (4.03%) BBC
5 26 (4.03%) Social Media
6 17 (2.64%) Blackberry
7 13 (2.02%) Streaming Music
8 11 (1.71%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.55%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.40%) Tandem
11 8 (1.24%) Physics
11 8 (1.24%) Kindle
11 8 (1.24%) FMCG
11 8 (1.24%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.09%) iPhone
13 5 (0.78%) Visualisation
13 5 (0.78%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.62%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 109 (16.90%) Windows
2 33 (5.12%) Android
3 19 (2.95%) Apple iOS
4 17 (2.64%) Windows Phone
5 8 (1.24%) Linux
6 2 (0.31%) UNIX
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 454 (70.39%) Agile Software Development
2 434 (67.29%) MVC
3 352 (54.57%) TDD
4 238 (36.90%) Scrum
5 141 (21.86%) OO
5 141 (21.86%) Software Engineering
6 119 (18.45%) Web Application Development
7 115 (17.83%) BDD
8 75 (11.63%) SOA
9 70 (10.85%) MVVM
10 69 (10.70%) Multithreading
11 64 (9.92%) OOD
12 63 (9.77%) E-Commerce
13 61 (9.46%) Kanban
14 49 (7.60%) OOP
15 48 (7.44%) Domain-Driven Design
16 47 (7.29%) Dependency Injection
17 44 (6.82%) Web Development
18 37 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
19 29 (4.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 638 (98.91%) C#
2 260 (40.31%) SQL
3 251 (38.91%) JavaScript
4 80 (12.40%) T-SQL
5 53 (8.22%) Ruby
6 48 (7.44%) Java
7 39 (6.05%) PowerShell
8 36 (5.58%) VB.NET
9 29 (4.50%) VB
10 27 (4.19%) XAML
11 22 (3.41%) PL/SQL
12 20 (3.10%) C++
12 20 (3.10%) Objective-C
13 14 (2.17%) VBA
14 13 (2.02%) Shell Script
15 12 (1.86%) PHP
16 9 (1.40%) Python
16 9 (1.40%) C
16 9 (1.40%) Perl
17 5 (0.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 78 (12.09%) Degree
2 18 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.24%) PhD
4 4 (0.62%) MCITP
5 3 (0.47%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.47%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.47%) MCTS
5 3 (0.47%) MCP
5 3 (0.47%) MCAD
5 3 (0.47%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.58%) QA
2 8 (1.24%) ISO 9001
2 8 (1.24%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 7 (1.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (3.10%) logstash
2 18 (2.79%) MOM
Vendors
1 242 (37.52%) Microsoft
2 75 (11.63%) Oracle
3 36 (5.58%) Google
4 30 (4.65%) Facebook
5 26 (4.03%) Yahoo!
5 26 (4.03%) Sony
5 26 (4.03%) Apple
6 8 (1.24%) Telerik
7 7 (1.09%) Sitecore
7 7 (1.09%) Rackspace
8 6 (0.93%) DevExpress
9 5 (0.78%) Sage
10 3 (0.47%) IBM
10 3 (0.47%) Temenos
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