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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 52 59 46
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 349 293 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.39% 4.28% 5.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.55% 10.48% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 336 279 466
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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
3022 2797 3933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.03% 40.84% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2548 2428 3469
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +22 112 £40,000 -1.91% 11
Bedfordshire +1 74 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Hertfordshire +24 71 £47,500 +35.71% 6
Essex +7 55 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Norfolk +5 30 £44,000 +17.33% 6
Suffolk -18 25 £40,000 - 2
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 710 (98.34%) C#
2 693 (95.98%) .NET
3 514 (71.19%) ASP.NET
4 510 (70.64%) Agile Software Development
5 482 (66.76%) SQL Server
6 469 (64.96%) MVC
7 395 (54.71%) TDD
8 319 (44.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 307 (42.52%) SQL
10 266 (36.84%) Scrum
11 250 (34.63%) JavaScript
12 248 (34.35%) Microsoft
13 240 (33.24%) jQuery
14 226 (31.30%) HTML
15 206 (28.53%) CSS
16 199 (27.56%) WPF
17 179 (24.79%) Team Foundation Server
18 176 (24.38%) NUnit
19 168 (23.27%) XML
20 162 (22.44%) Visual Studio
21 160 (22.16%) Web Services
22 158 (21.88%) .NET Framework
23 153 (21.19%) OO
24 140 (19.39%) Software Engineering
25 128 (17.73%) Web Application Development
26 123 (17.04%) Windows
27 117 (16.20%) BDD
27 117 (16.20%) Rhino Mocks
28 112 (15.51%) SQL Server 2008
29 109 (15.10%) Silverlight

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 85 (11.77%) SharePoint
2 54 (7.48%) BizTalk Server
3 40 (5.54%) Node.js
4 25 (3.46%) IIS
5 18 (2.49%) NServiceBus
6 15 (2.08%) CMS
7 7 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.42%) JBoss
9 3 (0.42%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.42%) Drupal
9 3 (0.42%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.28%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 105 (14.54%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.49%) MS Office
3 12 (1.66%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.42%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 17 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.42%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.14%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.14%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.42%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (0.42%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.14%) GitHub
5 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (5.40%) Internet
2 21 (2.91%) HTTP
3 10 (1.39%) SMS
3 10 (1.39%) SMPP
3 10 (1.39%) NFC
4 9 (1.25%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.55%) VoIP
5 4 (0.55%) Firewall
6 3 (0.42%) SSL
6 3 (0.42%) Intranet
7 2 (0.28%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 482 (66.76%) SQL Server
2 112 (15.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 70 (9.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 60 (8.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 57 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 46 (6.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 35 (4.85%) Relational Database
8 34 (4.71%) NoSQL
9 23 (3.19%) Oracle Database
10 20 (2.77%) Oracle Database 11g
10 20 (2.77%) Oracle Database 10g
11 18 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (1.52%) MySQL
14 10 (1.39%) MS Access
14 10 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 7 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
16 6 (0.83%) Big Data
17 4 (0.55%) RDBMS
18 3 (0.42%) DB2
Development Applications
1 179 (24.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 176 (24.38%) NUnit
3 162 (22.44%) Visual Studio
4 117 (16.20%) Rhino Mocks
5 94 (13.02%) Moq
6 67 (9.28%) Git (software)
7 64 (8.86%) MSTest
8 53 (7.34%) Subversion
8 53 (7.34%) TeamCity
9 33 (4.57%) Selenium
10 27 (3.74%) MSBuild
11 26 (3.60%) JIRA
12 25 (3.46%) SpecFlow
13 21 (2.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 19 (2.63%) NSubstitute
15 16 (2.22%) CruiseControl
15 16 (2.22%) Log4Net
15 16 (2.22%) Jasmine
15 16 (2.22%) FinalBuilder
16 10 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 79 (10.94%) Finance
2 45 (6.23%) Games
3 22 (3.05%) Music Industry
4 21 (2.91%) Banking
5 18 (2.49%) Retail
6 10 (1.39%) Publishing
7 9 (1.25%) Automotive
8 7 (0.97%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.97%) Advertising
9 3 (0.42%) Marketing
9 3 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.28%) Law
10 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Legal
11 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 607 (84.07%) Developer
2 321 (44.46%) .NET Developer
3 218 (30.19%) C# Developer
4 160 (22.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 139 (19.25%) Senior Developer
6 83 (11.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 73 (10.11%) Software Developer
8 71 (9.83%) Senior C# Developer
8 71 (9.83%) Senior .NET Developer
9 61 (8.45%) Web Developer
10 48 (6.65%) Software Engineer
11 45 (6.23%) ASP.NET Developer
12 44 (6.09%) Programmer
13 40 (5.54%) Architect
14 33 (4.57%) C# Software Developer
15 31 (4.29%) Development Manager
16 28 (3.88%) Senior Software Developer
17 27 (3.74%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
18 25 (3.46%) BizTalk Developer
19 22 (3.05%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 693 (95.98%) .NET
2 514 (71.19%) ASP.NET
3 319 (44.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 240 (33.24%) jQuery
5 226 (31.30%) HTML
6 206 (28.53%) CSS
7 199 (27.56%) WPF
8 168 (23.27%) XML
9 160 (22.16%) Web Services
10 158 (21.88%) .NET Framework
11 109 (15.10%) Silverlight
12 107 (14.82%) LINQ
13 91 (12.60%) WinForms
14 89 (12.33%) HTML5
15 72 (9.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 69 (9.56%) SOAP
17 67 (9.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 66 (9.14%) ASP.NET Web API
19 65 (9.00%) Ajax
20 61 (8.45%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 50 (6.93%) Computer Science
2 49 (6.79%) N-Tier
3 35 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (4.16%) BBC
4 30 (4.16%) Social Media
5 27 (3.74%) Inversion of Control
6 14 (1.94%) Blackberry
7 13 (1.80%) Tandem
8 12 (1.66%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.39%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.25%) FMCG
10 9 (1.25%) iPhone
10 9 (1.25%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.11%) Physics
12 7 (0.97%) Streaming Music
12 7 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.83%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.83%) Kindle
14 5 (0.69%) Visualisation
15 4 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 123 (17.04%) Windows
2 34 (4.71%) Android
3 17 (2.35%) Apple iOS
4 14 (1.94%) Windows Phone
5 7 (0.97%) Linux
6 5 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.69%) UNIX
7 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (70.64%) Agile Software Development
2 469 (64.96%) MVC
3 395 (54.71%) TDD
4 266 (36.84%) Scrum
5 153 (21.19%) OO
6 140 (19.39%) Software Engineering
7 128 (17.73%) Web Application Development
8 117 (16.20%) BDD
9 79 (10.94%) Multithreading
10 74 (10.25%) SOA
11 69 (9.56%) OOD
12 66 (9.14%) MVVM
13 65 (9.00%) E-Commerce
14 64 (8.86%) Kanban
15 49 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
15 49 (6.79%) OOP
16 44 (6.09%) Domain-Driven Design
16 44 (6.09%) Dependency Injection
17 39 (5.40%) Web Development
18 34 (4.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 710 (98.34%) C#
2 307 (42.52%) SQL
3 250 (34.63%) JavaScript
4 88 (12.19%) T-SQL
5 76 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 51 (7.06%) Ruby
7 48 (6.65%) VB
7 48 (6.65%) Java
8 43 (5.96%) PowerShell
9 25 (3.46%) XAML
10 22 (3.05%) C++
11 19 (2.63%) PL/SQL
12 16 (2.22%) PHP
13 15 (2.08%) Objective-C
14 14 (1.94%) VBA
15 12 (1.66%) Shell Script
16 11 (1.52%) C
17 8 (1.11%) Perl
17 8 (1.11%) Python
18 4 (0.55%) VC++
Qualifications
1 91 (12.60%) Degree
2 26 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.25%) MCTS
3 9 (1.25%) MCP
3 9 (1.25%) MCAD
3 9 (1.25%) MCSD
4 8 (1.11%) PhD
5 5 (0.69%) MCITP
5 5 (0.69%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.43%) QA
2 8 (1.11%) ISO 8583
3 6 (0.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (2.77%) MOM
2 16 (2.22%) logstash
Vendors
1 248 (34.35%) Microsoft
2 72 (9.97%) Oracle
3 40 (5.54%) Google
4 34 (4.71%) Facebook
5 30 (4.16%) Yahoo!
5 30 (4.16%) Apple
5 30 (4.16%) Sony
6 9 (1.25%) DevExpress
7 8 (1.11%) Telerik
8 7 (0.97%) Sitecore
9 5 (0.69%) Sage
10 4 (0.55%) Rackspace
11 3 (0.42%) IBM
11 3 (0.42%) Temenos
12 2 (0.28%) Nintex
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits FREE FOOD
Posted: 2 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £45000 per annum - shares, pension, medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Wickford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago