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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 80 41 47
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 253 418 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.35% 5.24% 5.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.82% 13.60% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 239 401 398
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,950
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
2870 3074 3338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.05% 38.57% 43.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2469 2654 3052
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 30 July 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 July 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 +13 92 £50,000 +36.98% 10
Cambridgeshire -28 57 £45,000 - 8
Bedfordshire -23 55 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Essex -33 24 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Suffolk -35 17 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Norfolk -16 8 £24,000 -46.66% 1
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 466 (97.49%) .NET
2 456 (95.40%) C#
3 404 (84.52%) ASP.NET
4 354 (74.06%) MVC
5 336 (70.29%) SQL Server
6 310 (64.85%) Agile Software Development
7 306 (64.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 243 (50.84%) TDD
9 232 (48.54%) JavaScript
10 208 (43.51%) HTML
11 194 (40.59%) jQuery
12 186 (38.91%) SQL
13 175 (36.61%) Microsoft
14 168 (35.15%) CSS
15 140 (29.29%) Scrum
16 135 (28.24%) ASP.NET Web API
17 121 (25.31%) Team Foundation Server
18 119 (24.90%) .NET Framework
19 117 (24.48%) XML
20 115 (24.06%) HTML5
21 114 (23.85%) Windows
22 112 (23.43%) OO
23 109 (22.80%) Web Application Development
24 104 (21.76%) Git (software)
25 102 (21.34%) WPF
26 99 (20.71%) Entity Framework
27 98 (20.50%) Web Services
28 96 (20.08%) NUnit
28 96 (20.08%) Ajax
29 94 (19.67%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 72 (15.06%) Node.js
2 65 (13.60%) SharePoint
3 26 (5.44%) IIS
4 24 (5.02%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (2.93%) NServiceBus
6 7 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.42%) Drupal
8 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.21%) Kentico
8 1 (0.21%) JBoss
8 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 83 (17.36%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.67%) MS Visio
2 8 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (4.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (8.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.53%) Internet
2 17 (3.56%) HTTP
3 11 (2.30%) Firewall
4 4 (0.84%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (70.29%) SQL Server
2 77 (16.11%) NoSQL
3 41 (8.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (6.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (5.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (5.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (3.35%) MongoDB
7 13 (2.72%) RavenDB
8 11 (2.30%) SQL Server 2000
8 11 (2.30%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.63%) Couchbase
11 3 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.42%) MySQL
13 1 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 121 (25.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 104 (21.76%) Git (software)
3 96 (20.08%) NUnit
4 71 (14.85%) Visual Studio
4 71 (14.85%) TeamCity
5 56 (11.72%) Selenium
6 42 (8.79%) Moq
7 40 (8.37%) Rhino Mocks
8 33 (6.90%) Subversion
9 29 (6.07%) MSTest
10 18 (3.77%) JIRA
11 15 (3.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 14 (2.93%) NSubstitute
13 13 (2.72%) SpecFlow
13 13 (2.72%) CruiseControl
14 8 (1.67%) ReSharper
14 8 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (1.67%) Log4Net
14 8 (1.67%) Jasmine
14 8 (1.67%) FinalBuilder
General
1 32 (6.69%) Finance
1 32 (6.69%) Games
2 20 (4.18%) Telecoms
3 14 (2.93%) Banking
4 11 (2.30%) Retail
4 11 (2.30%) Advertising
5 8 (1.67%) Marketing
6 6 (1.26%) Law
7 5 (1.05%) Automotive
8 4 (0.84%) Publishing
9 3 (0.63%) Electronics
9 3 (0.63%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Back Office
11 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 397 (83.05%) Developer
2 245 (51.26%) .NET Developer
3 126 (26.36%) C# Developer
4 101 (21.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 94 (19.67%) Senior Developer
6 66 (13.81%) Senior .NET Developer
7 65 (13.60%) Senior C# Developer
8 62 (12.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 60 (12.55%) ASP.NET Developer
10 58 (12.13%) Web Developer
11 53 (11.09%) Software Engineer
12 41 (8.58%) Software Developer
13 38 (7.95%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 35 (7.32%) C# Software Engineer
14 35 (7.32%) AWS Developer
15 34 (7.11%) Programmer
16 30 (6.28%) .NET Web Developer
17 29 (6.07%) .NET Software Engineer
18 26 (5.44%) C# Web Developer
19 24 (5.02%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 466 (97.49%) .NET
2 404 (84.52%) ASP.NET
3 306 (64.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 208 (43.51%) HTML
5 194 (40.59%) jQuery
6 168 (35.15%) CSS
7 135 (28.24%) ASP.NET Web API
8 119 (24.90%) .NET Framework
9 117 (24.48%) XML
10 115 (24.06%) HTML5
11 102 (21.34%) WPF
12 99 (20.71%) Entity Framework
13 98 (20.50%) Web Services
14 96 (20.08%) Ajax
15 80 (16.74%) Silverlight
16 73 (15.27%) WinForms
17 71 (14.85%) CSS3
18 66 (13.81%) RESTful
18 66 (13.81%) AngularJS
19 62 (12.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.49%) Social Media
2 29 (6.07%) Mathematics
3 27 (5.65%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (5.44%) Inversion of Control
4 26 (5.44%) BBC
5 24 (5.02%) N-Tier
5 24 (5.02%) Computer Science
6 23 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (1.88%) Physics
7 9 (1.88%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.67%) Streaming Music
9 7 (1.46%) FMCG
10 6 (1.26%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.26%) User Experience
10 6 (1.26%) Handset
11 5 (1.05%) Clustering
11 5 (1.05%) Social Network
11 5 (1.05%) Data Extraction
11 5 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 114 (23.85%) Windows
2 7 (1.46%) Linux
3 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (74.06%) MVC
2 310 (64.85%) Agile Software Development
3 243 (50.84%) TDD
4 140 (29.29%) Scrum
5 112 (23.43%) OO
6 109 (22.80%) Web Application Development
7 94 (19.67%) Software Engineering
8 93 (19.46%) BDD
9 73 (15.27%) Web Development
9 73 (15.27%) Multithreading
10 72 (15.06%) SOA
11 67 (14.02%) OOD
12 54 (11.30%) MVVM
13 50 (10.46%) Mobile Development
14 46 (9.62%) Kanban
15 45 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
16 44 (9.21%) E-Commerce
16 44 (9.21%) SDLC
17 41 (8.58%) Low Latency
18 40 (8.37%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 456 (95.40%) C#
2 232 (48.54%) JavaScript
3 186 (38.91%) SQL
4 62 (12.97%) Ruby
5 55 (11.51%) T-SQL
6 42 (8.79%) PL/SQL
7 41 (8.58%) Objective-C
8 31 (6.49%) VB.NET
9 13 (2.72%) PowerShell
10 12 (2.51%) C++
11 11 (2.30%) Java
12 10 (2.09%) Python
13 7 (1.46%) C
13 7 (1.46%) XAML
14 6 (1.26%) PHP
15 5 (1.05%) VB
15 5 (1.05%) Perl
15 5 (1.05%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.05%) XPath
16 3 (0.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 68 (14.23%) Degree
2 9 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.26%) PhD
4 5 (1.05%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.05%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.84%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.97%) QA
2 4 (0.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (1.88%) MOM
2 8 (1.67%) logstash
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 175 (36.61%) Microsoft
2 49 (10.25%) Oracle
3 37 (7.74%) Facebook
4 26 (5.44%) Yahoo!
4 26 (5.44%) Google
4 26 (5.44%) Apple
4 26 (5.44%) Sony
5 9 (1.88%) Rackspace
6 8 (1.67%) CheckPoint
7 7 (1.46%) DevExpress
8 3 (0.63%) Telerik
9 2 (0.42%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.21%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.21%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.21%) Nintex
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 25 hols, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50k + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 35k plus pension, 25 days, flexi time, training + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £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
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 48k per year + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
St. Albans
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago