The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 41 52 31
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Permanent jobs citing WCF 18 14 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.30% 3.58% 9.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.71% 6.42% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 33
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £32,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
168 218 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.10% 55.75% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 151 202 176
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

WCF
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Leicester region.

WCF Salary Trend in Leicester

WCF
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Leicester

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 35 (100.00%) C#
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 22 (62.86%) MVC
4 21 (60.00%) .NET Framework
5 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (54.29%) jQuery
6 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
7 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
9 15 (42.86%) SQL
9 15 (42.86%) CSS
9 15 (42.86%) TDD
9 15 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
10 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (37.14%) VB.NET
12 12 (34.29%) KnockoutJS
12 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 11 (31.43%) Web Application Development
13 11 (31.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 11 (31.43%) Ninject
13 11 (31.43%) HTML
14 10 (28.57%) VB
14 10 (28.57%) JSON
15 9 (25.71%) WPF
15 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (25.71%) ADO.NET
15 9 (25.71%) CSS3
15 9 (25.71%) Razor View Engine

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 8 (22.86%) Node.js
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) NUnit
1 5 (14.29%) MSTest
1 5 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (14.29%) Moq
2 3 (8.57%) Hudson
2 3 (8.57%) Selenium
2 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.57%) WebDriver
2 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 6 (17.14%) Games
1 6 (17.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (48.57%) .NET Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Web Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 7 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (17.14%) SQL Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Junior Web Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Junior
8 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 21 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 19 (54.29%) jQuery
5 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (42.86%) CSS
7 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 12 (34.29%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 11 (31.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 11 (31.43%) Ninject
9 11 (31.43%) HTML
10 10 (28.57%) JSON
11 9 (25.71%) WPF
11 9 (25.71%) ADO.NET
11 9 (25.71%) CSS3
11 9 (25.71%) Razor View Engine
11 9 (25.71%) HTML5
12 8 (22.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) iPhone
1 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.71%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) MVC
2 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (42.86%) TDD
3 15 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
4 11 (31.43%) Web Application Development
5 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (20.00%) Workflow
6 7 (20.00%) Scrum
7 6 (17.14%) Web Development
7 6 (17.14%) CRM
7 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
7 6 (17.14%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (14.29%) Kanban
9 4 (11.43%) UML
10 2 (5.71%) MVVM
10 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.71%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
3 15 (42.86%) SQL
4 13 (37.14%) VB.NET
5 10 (28.57%) VB
6 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (11.43%) VB6
8 2 (5.71%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Google
2 3 (8.57%) Twitter
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Telerik
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