The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 50 46 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 17 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.11% 4.32% 7.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.97% 8.16% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 30
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
244 196 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 44.61% 52.97% 57.29%
Number of salaries quoted 227 170 219
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Leicestershire

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 30 July 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Leicester

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (87.50%) MVC
3 27 (84.38%) ASP.NET
4 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
6 20 (62.50%) VB.NET
6 20 (62.50%) TDD
7 19 (59.38%) Dependency Injection
7 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 18 (56.25%) Web Application Development
8 18 (56.25%) Ninject
8 18 (56.25%) KnockoutJS
9 16 (50.00%) VB
10 15 (46.88%) Node.js
11 14 (43.75%) Android
12 13 (40.63%) iPhone
12 13 (40.63%) Domain-Driven Design
12 13 (40.63%) Games
12 13 (40.63%) Google
12 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (40.63%) Mobile App
13 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (31.25%) WPF
15 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
15 9 (28.13%) jQuery
15 9 (28.13%) SQL
15 9 (28.13%) CSS
15 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (25.00%) ADO.NET

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 15 (46.88%) Node.js
2 4 (12.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MSTest
1 5 (15.63%) NUnit
1 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
1 5 (15.63%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (15.63%) Moq
2 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Blend
3 3 (9.38%) Selenium
3 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
4 2 (6.25%) Hudson
General
1 13 (40.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (71.88%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (21.88%) C# Developer
3 7 (21.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (84.38%) ASP.NET
3 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 18 (56.25%) Ninject
5 18 (56.25%) KnockoutJS
6 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 10 (31.25%) WPF
8 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
8 9 (28.13%) jQuery
8 9 (28.13%) CSS
8 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (25.00%) ADO.NET
10 6 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (18.75%) Razor View Engine
10 6 (18.75%) HTML
11 5 (15.63%) Spring.NET
11 5 (15.63%) HTML5
11 5 (15.63%) WinForms
11 5 (15.63%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) iPhone
1 13 (40.63%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.63%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Android
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) MVC
2 20 (62.50%) TDD
3 19 (59.38%) Dependency Injection
4 18 (56.25%) Web Application Development
5 13 (40.63%) Domain-Driven Design
6 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (15.63%) Kanban
8 5 (15.63%) Scrum
8 5 (15.63%) Workflow
9 4 (12.50%) MVVM
10 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
10 3 (9.38%) UML
11 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
11 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
11 1 (3.13%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (62.50%) VB.NET
3 16 (50.00%) VB
4 9 (28.13%) SQL
5 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
7 3 (9.38%) VB6
7 3 (9.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) MCSD
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Google
2 3 (9.38%) Telerik
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Twitter
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