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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 40 60 72
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 34 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.74% 3.24% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.86% 6.01% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24 31 11
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +41.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
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
313 516 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 43.65% 53.92% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 264 480 287
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £46,000
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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +16 16 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Lutterworth - 10 £45,000 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -2 5 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Loughborough +4 2 £43,750 +4.16%
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 67 (94.37%) C#
2 44 (61.97%) .NET
3 38 (53.52%) SQL Server
3 38 (53.52%) WPF
4 37 (52.11%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (52.11%) MVC
5 35 (49.30%) ASP.NET
6 33 (46.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (45.07%) Microsoft
8 31 (43.66%) TDD
9 28 (39.44%) Software Engineering
10 27 (38.03%) Automated Testing
11 25 (35.21%) Unit Testing
12 24 (33.80%) Web Application Development
13 22 (30.99%) Use Case
14 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
15 15 (21.13%) Domain-Driven Design
15 15 (21.13%) BDD
16 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (18.31%) HTML
17 13 (18.31%) OO
17 13 (18.31%) Games
17 13 (18.31%) Internet
17 13 (18.31%) CQRS
18 12 (16.90%) CSS
19 11 (15.49%) SQL
19 11 (15.49%) Scrum
19 11 (15.49%) Castle Windsor
20 10 (14.08%) Ninject
20 10 (14.08%) Dependency Injection

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 6 (8.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.82%) Node.js
3 1 (1.41%) CMS
3 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (8.45%) Sage CRM
1 6 (8.45%) Sage 200
2 2 (2.82%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (53.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.08%) NUnit
2 9 (12.68%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (11.27%) Moq
3 8 (11.27%) MSTest
4 7 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.82%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.41%) Subversion
6 1 (1.41%) AccuRev
6 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.41%) MSBuild
General
1 13 (18.31%) Games
2 6 (8.45%) Retail
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 36 (50.70%) Developer
2 33 (46.48%) .NET Developer
3 25 (35.21%) Software Engineer
3 25 (35.21%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (8.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (8.45%) C# Developer
5 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (5.63%) Analyst
6 3 (4.23%) Architect
6 3 (4.23%) CRM Architect
7 2 (2.82%) Support Analyst Programmer
7 2 (2.82%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (2.82%) SharePoint Architect
7 2 (2.82%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (2.82%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 2 (2.82%) Team Leader
7 2 (2.82%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (2.82%) Programmer
7 2 (2.82%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (61.97%) .NET
2 38 (53.52%) WPF
3 35 (49.30%) ASP.NET
4 33 (46.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (18.31%) HTML
6 12 (16.90%) CSS
7 11 (15.49%) Castle Windsor
8 10 (14.08%) Ninject
8 10 (14.08%) HTML5
9 9 (12.68%) .NET Framework
9 9 (12.68%) jQuery
10 8 (11.27%) Spring.NET
10 8 (11.27%) Unity DI Container
11 7 (9.86%) Web Services
11 7 (9.86%) WinForms
11 7 (9.86%) Silverlight
12 5 (7.04%) XML
12 5 (7.04%) RESTful
12 5 (7.04%) Entity Framework
13 3 (4.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (5.63%) Tandem
3 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) Streaming Music
5 1 (1.41%) GIS
5 1 (1.41%) MPEG
5 1 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.27%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.82%) Android
2 2 (2.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.11%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (52.11%) MVC
2 31 (43.66%) TDD
3 28 (39.44%) Software Engineering
4 27 (38.03%) Automated Testing
5 25 (35.21%) Unit Testing
6 24 (33.80%) Web Application Development
7 22 (30.99%) Use Case
8 15 (21.13%) Domain-Driven Design
8 15 (21.13%) BDD
9 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (18.31%) OO
10 13 (18.31%) CQRS
11 11 (15.49%) Scrum
12 10 (14.08%) Dependency Injection
13 8 (11.27%) Kanban
14 6 (8.45%) CRM
15 4 (5.63%) Multithreading
16 3 (4.23%) OOP
16 3 (4.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (94.37%) C#
2 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.49%) SQL
4 4 (5.63%) C++
4 4 (5.63%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.23%) VB
6 2 (2.82%) VC++
7 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.41%) C
7 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.41%) PHP
7 1 (1.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (45.07%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) Sage
3 2 (2.82%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.41%) VMware
4 1 (1.41%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.41%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.41%) Facebook
4 1 (1.41%) Twitter
Ashby-De-La-Zouch
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago