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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 51 48 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 17 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.06% 4.41% 6.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.75% 8.16% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 27
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
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
252 196 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 45.32% 53.99% 57.96%
Number of salaries quoted 235 172 226
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 23 July 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Leicester

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 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 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (96.97%) C#
3 28 (84.85%) ASP.NET
3 28 (84.85%) MVC
4 24 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
6 21 (63.64%) VB.NET
7 20 (60.61%) TDD
7 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 19 (57.58%) KnockoutJS
8 19 (57.58%) Ninject
8 19 (57.58%) Web Application Development
8 19 (57.58%) Dependency Injection
9 17 (51.52%) VB
10 16 (48.48%) Node.js
11 15 (45.45%) Android
12 14 (42.42%) iPhone
12 14 (42.42%) Domain-Driven Design
12 14 (42.42%) Games
12 14 (42.42%) Google
12 14 (42.42%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (42.42%) Mobile App
13 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (33.33%) WPF
14 9 (27.27%) .NET Framework
14 9 (27.27%) SQL
15 8 (24.24%) CSS
15 8 (24.24%) ADO.NET
15 8 (24.24%) jQuery
15 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 16 (48.48%) Node.js
2 4 (12.12%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
2 14 (42.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
1 5 (15.15%) NUnit
1 5 (15.15%) MSTest
1 5 (15.15%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (15.15%) Moq
2 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.09%) WebDriver
3 3 (9.09%) Selenium
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Blend
4 2 (6.06%) Hudson
General
1 14 (42.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (69.70%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 6 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (84.85%) ASP.NET
3 24 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 19 (57.58%) Ninject
5 19 (57.58%) KnockoutJS
6 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 11 (33.33%) WPF
7 9 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 8 (24.24%) CSS
8 8 (24.24%) ADO.NET
8 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (24.24%) jQuery
9 6 (18.18%) HTML
10 5 (15.15%) HTML5
10 5 (15.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (15.15%) LINQ to SQL
10 5 (15.15%) Castle Windsor
10 5 (15.15%) WinForms
10 5 (15.15%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) iPhone
1 14 (42.42%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.15%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) MVC
2 20 (60.61%) TDD
3 19 (57.58%) Dependency Injection
3 19 (57.58%) Web Application Development
4 14 (42.42%) Domain-Driven Design
5 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.15%) Workflow
6 5 (15.15%) Scrum
6 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (15.15%) Kanban
7 4 (12.12%) UML
7 4 (12.12%) MVVM
8 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) C#
2 21 (63.64%) VB.NET
3 17 (51.52%) VB
4 9 (27.27%) SQL
5 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
7 3 (9.09%) XAML
7 3 (9.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) MCSD
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Google
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) Telerik
4 2 (6.06%) Twitter
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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