The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 53 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 21 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.17% 3.80% 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.61% 9.02% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 22
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WCF
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
244 366 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 36.80% 42.12% 46.32%
Number of salaries quoted 202 331 294
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 2015. 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 13 £42,500 +18.05% 5
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +1 8 £37,500 +7.14%
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 56 (98.25%) C#
2 46 (80.70%) .NET
3 44 (77.19%) SQL Server
3 44 (77.19%) ASP.NET
3 44 (77.19%) MVC
4 41 (71.93%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (71.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 38 (66.67%) TDD
6 37 (64.91%) Web Application Development
7 26 (45.61%) Ninject
7 26 (45.61%) Dependency Injection
8 24 (42.11%) Domain-Driven Design
9 15 (26.32%) Castle Windsor
10 14 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (24.56%) WPF
11 13 (22.81%) Streaming Music
11 13 (22.81%) NUnit
11 13 (22.81%) Scrum
11 13 (22.81%) Kanban
11 13 (22.81%) Spring.NET
11 13 (22.81%) Inversion of Control
11 13 (22.81%) MSTest
11 13 (22.81%) Node.js
11 13 (22.81%) Rhino Mocks
11 13 (22.81%) Moq
11 13 (22.81%) Unity DI Container
11 13 (22.81%) KnockoutJS
12 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
12 12 (21.05%) OO
13 11 (19.30%) Internet

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 13 (22.81%) Node.js
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.51%) Sage 200
1 2 (3.51%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (77.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) NUnit
1 13 (22.81%) MSTest
1 13 (22.81%) Rhino Mocks
1 13 (22.81%) Moq
2 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (19.30%) Games
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (73.68%) Developer
2 40 (70.18%) .NET Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Software Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (5.26%) C# Developer
4 3 (5.26%) Analyst
4 3 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (3.51%) Support Analyst Programmer
5 2 (3.51%) Architect
5 2 (3.51%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (3.51%) Programmer
5 2 (3.51%) Support Analyst
5 2 (3.51%) Applications Support
5 2 (3.51%) .NET Programmer
5 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (3.51%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 1 (1.75%) QA Analyst
6 1 (1.75%) Software Developer
6 1 (1.75%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (80.70%) .NET
2 44 (77.19%) ASP.NET
3 41 (71.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (45.61%) Ninject
5 15 (26.32%) Castle Windsor
6 14 (24.56%) WPF
7 13 (22.81%) Spring.NET
7 13 (22.81%) Unity DI Container
7 13 (22.81%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (10.53%) CSS
9 5 (8.77%) HTML
10 4 (7.02%) jQuery
10 4 (7.02%) Web Services
10 4 (7.02%) XML
11 3 (5.26%) WinForms
11 3 (5.26%) Ajax
11 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
12 2 (3.51%) RESTful
12 2 (3.51%) Silverlight
12 2 (3.51%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Streaming Music
1 13 (22.81%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.75%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Android
2 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (77.19%) MVC
2 41 (71.93%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (66.67%) TDD
4 37 (64.91%) Web Application Development
5 26 (45.61%) Dependency Injection
6 24 (42.11%) Domain-Driven Design
7 14 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (22.81%) Scrum
8 13 (22.81%) Kanban
9 12 (21.05%) OO
10 11 (19.30%) Automated Testing
10 11 (19.30%) BDD
10 11 (19.30%) CQRS
11 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
11 10 (17.54%) Use Case
11 10 (17.54%) Unit Testing
12 2 (3.51%) CRM
13 1 (1.75%) Data Modelling
13 1 (1.75%) SOA
13 1 (1.75%) UML
Programming Languages
1 56 (98.25%) C#
2 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.02%) SQL
4 3 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.75%) C++
5 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) Sage
3 1 (1.75%) VMware
3 1 (1.75%) Xamarin
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