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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 33 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 20 21 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.04% 5.36% 9.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.70% 12.50% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 36
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £32,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
187 168 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 47.10% 42.86% 54.72%
Number of salaries quoted 176 145 242
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 8 February 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Leicester

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 43 (100.00%) C#
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (95.35%) SQL Server
3 40 (93.02%) MVC
4 38 (88.37%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (81.40%) ASP.NET
6 32 (74.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (60.47%) Node.js
7 26 (60.47%) TDD
7 26 (60.47%) Web Application Development
7 26 (60.47%) SQL Server 2014
7 26 (60.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 24 (55.81%) Streaming Music
8 24 (55.81%) Ninject
8 24 (55.81%) KnockoutJS
8 24 (55.81%) Dependency Injection
8 24 (55.81%) Domain-Driven Design
9 18 (41.86%) CSS
10 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
11 15 (34.88%) Web Services
12 14 (32.56%) .NET Framework
13 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (27.91%) CSS3
14 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
15 10 (23.26%) HTML
15 10 (23.26%) RESTful
15 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET Web API
16 9 (20.93%) SQL
17 8 (18.60%) IIS
17 8 (18.60%) Web Development

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 26 (60.47%) Node.js
2 8 (18.60%) IIS
3 4 (9.30%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (95.35%) SQL Server
2 26 (60.47%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (13.95%) Marketing
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (95.35%) Developer
2 30 (69.77%) .NET Developer
3 16 (37.21%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Web Developer
5 8 (18.60%) C# Web Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (13.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Mobile Web Developer
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (81.40%) ASP.NET
3 32 (74.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (60.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 24 (55.81%) KnockoutJS
5 24 (55.81%) Ninject
6 18 (41.86%) CSS
7 15 (34.88%) Web Services
8 14 (32.56%) .NET Framework
9 12 (27.91%) CSS3
10 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (23.26%) HTML
10 10 (23.26%) RESTful
11 8 (18.60%) jQuery
12 6 (13.95%) Ajax
12 6 (13.95%) JSON
12 6 (13.95%) XML
13 4 (9.30%) WinForms
13 4 (9.30%) XHTML
13 4 (9.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (55.81%) Streaming Music
2 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.30%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.65%) iPhone
4 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (93.02%) MVC
2 38 (88.37%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (60.47%) TDD
3 26 (60.47%) Web Application Development
4 24 (55.81%) Dependency Injection
4 24 (55.81%) Domain-Driven Design
5 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
6 8 (18.60%) Web Development
7 6 (13.95%) UML
8 4 (9.30%) CRM
8 4 (9.30%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (9.30%) Scrum
9 2 (4.65%) BDD
10 1 (2.33%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.33%) Logical Data Model
10 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.33%) Physical Data Model
10 1 (2.33%) SEO
10 1 (2.33%) Software Deployment
10 1 (2.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.93%) SQL
4 2 (4.65%) C++
4 2 (4.65%) Java
4 2 (4.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago