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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 41 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 34 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.66% 2.24% 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.60% 4.67% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 16
Average salary £37,500 £39,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.45% +4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
293 471 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 40.19% 47.91% 46.39%
Number of salaries quoted 245 441 273
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £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 3 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 3 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 +19 16 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +1 11 £37,500 +11.11% 1
Lutterworth +28 6 £45,000 +12.50%
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 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 44 (67.69%) .NET
3 42 (64.62%) SQL Server
4 41 (63.08%) MVC
5 40 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (61.54%) ASP.NET
6 38 (58.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (53.85%) TDD
8 30 (46.15%) Web Application Development
9 26 (40.00%) WPF
10 24 (36.92%) Microsoft
11 21 (32.31%) Automated Testing
12 19 (29.23%) Domain-Driven Design
13 18 (27.69%) Unit Testing
13 18 (27.69%) Software Engineering
14 17 (26.15%) Dependency Injection
14 17 (26.15%) Ninject
15 16 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (24.62%) Use Case
16 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
17 13 (20.00%) Internet
17 13 (20.00%) OO
17 13 (20.00%) Games
17 13 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
17 13 (20.00%) CQRS
17 13 (20.00%) BDD
18 12 (18.46%) Scrum
18 12 (18.46%) NUnit
19 11 (16.92%) Rhino Mocks
19 11 (16.92%) Moq

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
1 6 (9.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (9.23%) Sage 200
1 6 (9.23%) Sage CRM
2 2 (3.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (64.62%) 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 12 (18.46%) NUnit
2 11 (16.92%) MSTest
2 11 (16.92%) Rhino Mocks
2 11 (16.92%) Moq
3 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.08%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (20.00%) Games
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (61.54%) Developer
2 37 (56.92%) .NET Developer
3 16 (24.62%) Senior Software Engineer
3 16 (24.62%) 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%) QA Manager
7 2 (3.08%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 2 (3.08%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (67.69%) .NET
2 40 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 38 (58.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (40.00%) WPF
5 17 (26.15%) Ninject
6 13 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
7 11 (16.92%) Unity DI Container
7 11 (16.92%) Spring.NET
8 10 (15.38%) HTML
8 10 (15.38%) CSS
9 8 (12.31%) jQuery
10 6 (9.23%) Silverlight
10 6 (9.23%) HTML5
10 6 (9.23%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (7.69%) XML
12 4 (6.15%) Web Services
13 3 (4.62%) WinForms
13 3 (4.62%) Ajax
14 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
14 2 (3.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (9.23%) Streaming Music
3 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
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 41 (63.08%) MVC
2 40 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (53.85%) TDD
4 30 (46.15%) Web Application Development
5 21 (32.31%) Automated Testing
6 19 (29.23%) Domain-Driven Design
7 18 (27.69%) Unit Testing
7 18 (27.69%) Software Engineering
8 17 (26.15%) Dependency Injection
9 16 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (24.62%) Use Case
10 13 (20.00%) BDD
10 13 (20.00%) OO
10 13 (20.00%) CQRS
11 12 (18.46%) Scrum
12 11 (16.92%) Kanban
13 6 (9.23%) CRM
14 3 (4.62%) Software Testing
14 3 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 64 (98.46%) C#
2 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.54%) C++
5 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (36.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) Sage
3 2 (3.08%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.54%) VMware
4 1 (1.54%) Xamarin
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago