The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 22 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 63 62 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Permanent jobs citing WCF 28 19 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.93% 2.84% 7.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.39% 6.11% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 58
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
438 311 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.77% 46.42% 51.80%
Number of salaries quoted 411 276 363
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

WCF
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

WCF Salary Trend in Leicestershire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

WCF
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
Leicester -3 17 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Loughborough - 4 £37,500 - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 4 £35,000 - 1
Lutterworth - 3 £40,000 - 1
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 64 (98.46%) .NET
2 59 (90.77%) C#
3 51 (78.46%) ASP.NET
4 50 (76.92%) MVC
5 49 (75.38%) SQL Server
6 43 (66.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (56.92%) TDD
8 35 (53.85%) Web Application Development
8 35 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 29 (44.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (40.00%) VB.NET
11 25 (38.46%) .NET Framework
12 24 (36.92%) Node.js
13 23 (35.38%) KnockoutJS
13 23 (35.38%) WPF
14 22 (33.85%) VB
15 20 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
16 19 (29.23%) Ninject
16 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET Web API
17 18 (27.69%) Domain-Driven Design
17 18 (27.69%) Games
18 16 (24.62%) BDD
19 15 (23.08%) Android
19 15 (23.08%) CSS
19 15 (23.08%) Internet
19 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 14 (21.54%) Google
20 14 (21.54%) iPhone
20 14 (21.54%) Mobile App
21 13 (20.00%) SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 24 (36.92%) Node.js
2 4 (6.15%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (75.38%) SQL Server
2 29 (44.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (10.77%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.54%) Big Data
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) NUnit
1 10 (15.38%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (15.38%) Moq
2 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.77%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (9.23%) WebDriver
4 6 (9.23%) Selenium
5 5 (7.69%) MSTest
6 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Blend
7 2 (3.08%) Hudson
8 1 (1.54%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (27.69%) Games
2 7 (10.77%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (90.77%) Developer
2 45 (69.23%) .NET Developer
3 14 (21.54%) C# Developer
4 11 (16.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (3.08%) WPF Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (1.54%) C# Web Developer
11 1 (1.54%) Web Developer
11 1 (1.54%) C++ Developer
11 1 (1.54%) C++/C# Developer
11 1 (1.54%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (98.46%) .NET
2 51 (78.46%) ASP.NET
3 43 (66.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 25 (38.46%) .NET Framework
6 23 (35.38%) KnockoutJS
6 23 (35.38%) WPF
7 19 (29.23%) Ninject
7 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (23.08%) CSS
8 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (18.46%) HTML
9 12 (18.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 11 (16.92%) jQuery
11 9 (13.85%) Razor View Engine
12 8 (12.31%) CSS3
12 8 (12.31%) HTML5
12 8 (12.31%) ADO.NET
12 8 (12.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (10.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) iPhone
1 14 (21.54%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.77%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.69%) Blog
3 5 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (7.69%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.54%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) Android
2 6 (9.23%) Windows
3 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (76.92%) MVC
2 37 (56.92%) TDD
3 35 (53.85%) Web Application Development
4 20 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
5 18 (27.69%) Domain-Driven Design
6 16 (24.62%) BDD
7 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
8 10 (15.38%) Scrum
8 10 (15.38%) Kanban
9 8 (12.31%) Validation
9 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (10.77%) Workflow
10 7 (10.77%) Multithreading
11 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (7.69%) UML
12 5 (7.69%) Unit Testing
13 4 (6.15%) CQRS
13 4 (6.15%) MVVM
13 4 (6.15%) OO
13 4 (6.15%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (90.77%) C#
2 26 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 22 (33.85%) VB
4 13 (20.00%) SQL
5 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
6 8 (12.31%) C++
7 7 (10.77%) VC++
7 7 (10.77%) Ruby
8 6 (9.23%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.62%) XAML
9 3 (4.62%) VB6
10 1 (1.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) MCSD
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Google
2 7 (10.77%) Facebook
3 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle
5 3 (4.62%) Telerik
6 2 (3.08%) Twitter
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Loughborough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago