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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 45 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 29 28 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.15% 2.91% 2.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.82% 6.59% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 18
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
268 425 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.34% 44.22% 45.37%
Number of salaries quoted 218 398 271
Average salary £36,250 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +9 14 £42,500 +8.28% 4
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +2 12 £37,500 +7.14%
Lutterworth +25 2 £45,000 +12.50%
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 64 (98.46%) C#
2 50 (76.92%) .NET
3 47 (72.31%) SQL Server
4 46 (70.77%) ASP.NET
4 46 (70.77%) MVC
5 44 (67.69%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (66.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (60.00%) TDD
8 35 (53.85%) Web Application Development
9 22 (33.85%) Ninject
9 22 (33.85%) Dependency Injection
9 22 (33.85%) Domain-Driven Design
10 20 (30.77%) WPF
11 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
12 17 (26.15%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (23.08%) Automated Testing
13 15 (23.08%) Castle Windsor
14 14 (21.54%) NUnit
14 14 (21.54%) Scrum
14 14 (21.54%) OO
14 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
15 13 (20.00%) Internet
15 13 (20.00%) Games
15 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
15 13 (20.00%) Kanban
15 13 (20.00%) Spring.NET
15 13 (20.00%) Unit Testing
15 13 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
15 13 (20.00%) MSTest
15 13 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (13.85%) Node.js
2 5 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (7.69%) Sage 200
1 5 (7.69%) Sage CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (72.31%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (21.54%) NUnit
2 13 (20.00%) MSTest
2 13 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 13 (20.00%) Moq
3 6 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.08%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (20.00%) Games
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (70.77%) Developer
2 43 (66.15%) .NET Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Senior Software Engineer
3 11 (16.92%) Software Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) C# Developer
4 6 (9.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (9.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (6.15%) Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Architect
6 3 (4.62%) CRM Architect
7 2 (3.08%) Support Analyst Programmer
7 2 (3.08%) SharePoint Architect
7 2 (3.08%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (3.08%) Programmer
7 2 (3.08%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.08%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 2 (3.08%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (1.54%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (76.92%) .NET
2 46 (70.77%) ASP.NET
3 43 (66.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (33.85%) Ninject
5 20 (30.77%) WPF
6 15 (23.08%) Castle Windsor
7 13 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
7 13 (20.00%) Spring.NET
8 10 (15.38%) CSS
9 9 (13.85%) HTML
9 9 (13.85%) KnockoutJS
10 8 (12.31%) jQuery
11 5 (7.69%) Silverlight
11 5 (7.69%) HTML5
11 5 (7.69%) Web Services
11 5 (7.69%) XML
12 3 (4.62%) WinForms
12 3 (4.62%) Ajax
12 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
13 2 (3.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (13.85%) Streaming Music
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.54%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Android
2 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (70.77%) MVC
2 44 (67.69%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (60.00%) TDD
4 35 (53.85%) Web Application Development
5 22 (33.85%) Domain-Driven Design
5 22 (33.85%) Dependency Injection
6 17 (26.15%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (23.08%) Automated Testing
8 14 (21.54%) Scrum
8 14 (21.54%) OO
9 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 13 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 13 (20.00%) BDD
9 13 (20.00%) Kanban
9 13 (20.00%) CQRS
10 11 (16.92%) Use Case
11 5 (7.69%) CRM
12 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (3.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 64 (98.46%) C#
2 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.85%) SQL
4 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.54%) C++
5 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Sage
3 1 (1.54%) VMware
3 1 (1.54%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.54%) Pegasus
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago