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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 72 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 251 300 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.45% 4.19% 5.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.88% 10.26% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 226 275 410
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
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
2828 2924 3299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.86% 40.87% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2461 2918
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +11 81 £49,000 +40.00% 7
Cambridgeshire -18 61 £45,000 - 10
Essex +4 46 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Bedfordshire -10 40 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Norfolk +5 20 £41,500 +3.75% 2
Suffolk -24 13 £37,500 -6.25% 4
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 613 (99.03%) C#
2 599 (96.77%) .NET
3 442 (71.41%) ASP.NET
4 411 (66.40%) MVC
5 410 (66.24%) Agile Software Development
6 408 (65.91%) SQL Server
7 320 (51.70%) TDD
8 306 (49.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 264 (42.65%) JavaScript
10 258 (41.68%) SQL
11 244 (39.42%) Microsoft
12 242 (39.10%) jQuery
13 222 (35.86%) HTML
14 211 (34.09%) Scrum
15 203 (32.79%) CSS
16 178 (28.76%) WPF
17 155 (25.04%) XML
18 152 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
19 147 (23.75%) Software Engineering
20 146 (23.59%) NUnit
21 135 (21.81%) Web Services
22 134 (21.65%) Visual Studio
22 134 (21.65%) .NET Framework
23 133 (21.49%) OO
24 116 (18.74%) Windows
25 115 (18.58%) Web Application Development
26 106 (17.12%) BDD
27 103 (16.64%) MS Excel
27 103 (16.64%) Silverlight
28 100 (16.16%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 61 (9.85%) SharePoint
2 42 (6.79%) BizTalk Server
3 39 (6.30%) Node.js
4 28 (4.52%) IIS
5 17 (2.75%) NServiceBus
6 10 (1.62%) CMS
7 7 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.65%) JBoss
9 3 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.48%) Drupal
9 3 (0.48%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.48%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.32%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 103 (16.64%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.39%) MS Office
3 18 (2.91%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.48%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.16%) Sage 300 ERP
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 40 (6.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (5.98%) Internet
2 32 (5.17%) HTTP
3 12 (1.94%) Firewall
4 10 (1.62%) SMPP
4 10 (1.62%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.62%) SMS
4 10 (1.62%) NFC
5 2 (0.32%) SMTP
5 2 (0.32%) DNS
5 2 (0.32%) IMAP
6 1 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 408 (65.91%) SQL Server
2 85 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 53 (8.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (6.95%) NoSQL
6 27 (4.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 23 (3.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (3.55%) Relational Database
9 16 (2.58%) Oracle Database
9 16 (2.58%) Oracle Database 10g
9 16 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (2.26%) MongoDB
10 14 (2.26%) RavenDB
11 11 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (1.29%) MS Access
12 8 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 8 (1.29%) Big Data
13 5 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.48%) DB2
Development Applications
1 152 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 146 (23.59%) NUnit
3 134 (21.65%) Visual Studio
4 89 (14.38%) Rhino Mocks
5 81 (13.09%) Git (software)
6 71 (11.47%) Moq
7 58 (9.37%) TeamCity
8 50 (8.08%) MSTest
9 41 (6.62%) Selenium
10 34 (5.49%) Subversion
11 31 (5.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 23 (3.72%) JIRA
13 21 (3.39%) MSBuild
14 19 (3.07%) NSubstitute
14 19 (3.07%) SpecFlow
15 17 (2.75%) CruiseControl
16 16 (2.58%) Jasmine
16 16 (2.58%) FinalBuilder
16 16 (2.58%) Log4Net
17 14 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 53 (8.56%) Finance
2 35 (5.65%) Games
3 29 (4.68%) Banking
4 16 (2.58%) Retail
5 14 (2.26%) Publishing
6 12 (1.94%) Music Industry
7 9 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.45%) Automotive
8 6 (0.97%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.81%) Advertising
10 3 (0.48%) Law
11 2 (0.32%) Back Office
11 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 506 (81.74%) Developer
2 270 (43.62%) .NET Developer
3 166 (26.82%) C# Developer
4 118 (19.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 116 (18.74%) Senior Developer
6 70 (11.31%) Senior .NET Developer
7 69 (11.15%) Software Developer
8 61 (9.85%) Web Developer
9 59 (9.53%) Senior C# Developer
10 58 (9.37%) Software Engineer
11 56 (9.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 41 (6.62%) Programmer
13 40 (6.46%) ASP.NET Developer
14 32 (5.17%) Senior Software Developer
14 32 (5.17%) Development Manager
15 30 (4.85%) C# Web Developer
16 29 (4.68%) C# Software Developer
16 29 (4.68%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
17 28 (4.52%) .NET Web Developer
18 26 (4.20%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 599 (96.77%) .NET
2 442 (71.41%) ASP.NET
3 306 (49.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 242 (39.10%) jQuery
5 222 (35.86%) HTML
6 203 (32.79%) CSS
7 178 (28.76%) WPF
8 155 (25.04%) XML
9 135 (21.81%) Web Services
10 134 (21.65%) .NET Framework
11 103 (16.64%) Silverlight
12 100 (16.16%) HTML5
13 86 (13.89%) Ajax
14 84 (13.57%) WinForms
15 74 (11.95%) LINQ
16 72 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
17 66 (10.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 62 (10.02%) XSLT
19 60 (9.69%) SOAP
19 60 (9.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.75%) Computer Science
2 41 (6.62%) N-Tier
3 35 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (4.68%) Inversion of Control
5 25 (4.04%) BBC
5 25 (4.04%) Social Media
6 18 (2.91%) Streaming Music
7 17 (2.75%) Blackberry
8 13 (2.10%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.62%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.62%) Kindle
10 9 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.45%) FMCG
10 9 (1.45%) Tandem
11 6 (0.97%) Physics
12 5 (0.81%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
13 4 (0.65%) User Experience
14 3 (0.48%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.48%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 116 (18.74%) Windows
2 28 (4.52%) Android
3 19 (3.07%) Apple iOS
4 17 (2.75%) Windows Phone
5 8 (1.29%) Linux
6 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 411 (66.40%) MVC
2 410 (66.24%) Agile Software Development
3 320 (51.70%) TDD
4 211 (34.09%) Scrum
5 147 (23.75%) Software Engineering
6 133 (21.49%) OO
7 115 (18.58%) Web Application Development
8 106 (17.12%) BDD
9 86 (13.89%) SOA
10 75 (12.12%) MVVM
11 73 (11.79%) Multithreading
12 66 (10.66%) OOD
13 59 (9.53%) E-Commerce
14 52 (8.40%) Kanban
15 45 (7.27%) Domain-Driven Design
15 45 (7.27%) Dependency Injection
16 44 (7.11%) Web Development
16 44 (7.11%) OOP
17 33 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
18 27 (4.36%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 613 (99.03%) C#
2 264 (42.65%) JavaScript
3 258 (41.68%) SQL
4 81 (13.09%) T-SQL
5 52 (8.40%) Java
6 51 (8.24%) Ruby
7 32 (5.17%) PowerShell
7 32 (5.17%) VB.NET
8 28 (4.52%) XAML
9 25 (4.04%) Objective-C
9 25 (4.04%) PL/SQL
9 25 (4.04%) VB
10 21 (3.39%) C++
11 14 (2.26%) VBA
12 12 (1.94%) C
12 12 (1.94%) PHP
13 11 (1.78%) Shell Script
14 10 (1.62%) Perl
14 10 (1.62%) Python
15 7 (1.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 81 (13.09%) Degree
2 14 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (1.78%) VCP4
4 5 (0.81%) PhD
5 3 (0.48%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.11%) QA
2 10 (1.62%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.29%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 9 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (2.58%) logstash
2 15 (2.42%) MOM
Vendors
1 244 (39.42%) Microsoft
2 74 (11.95%) Oracle
3 32 (5.17%) Facebook
4 30 (4.85%) Google
5 25 (4.04%) Yahoo!
5 25 (4.04%) Sony
5 25 (4.04%) Apple
6 9 (1.45%) Rackspace
7 8 (1.29%) Telerik
8 7 (1.13%) Sitecore
9 6 (0.97%) DevExpress
10 3 (0.48%) IBM
10 3 (0.48%) Temenos
11 2 (0.32%) Sage
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