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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 57 43 57
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 38 37 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.03% 5.05% 2.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.72% 11.71% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 37 35 15
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £22,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
492 316 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 52.17% 43.11% 49.85%
Number of salaries quoted 442 273 313
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £45,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leicester -15 17 £40,000 +50.94% 3
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 6 £32,500 - 1
Market Harborough - 6 £34,500 -
Loughborough +8 2 £42,500 +41.66%
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 95 (93.14%) .NET
2 83 (81.37%) C#
3 77 (75.49%) SQL Server
4 70 (68.63%) MVC
5 68 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 42 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (37.25%) Android
8 37 (36.27%) TDD
9 35 (34.31%) Ajax
10 34 (33.33%) CSS
10 34 (33.33%) HTML
10 34 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 33 (32.35%) WPF
11 33 (32.35%) Web Application Development
11 33 (32.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 33 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 32 (31.37%) .NET Framework
13 30 (29.41%) HTML5
14 29 (28.43%) jQuery
14 29 (28.43%) Scrum
14 29 (28.43%) UML
15 27 (26.47%) XML
15 27 (26.47%) SQL
16 25 (24.51%) SOAP
16 25 (24.51%) Web Services
16 25 (24.51%) Games
16 25 (24.51%) Degree
17 24 (23.53%) Apple iOS
18 23 (22.55%) CSS3
19 22 (21.57%) SQL Server 2008

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (16.67%) Node.js
2 7 (6.86%) IIS
3 6 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.88%) CMS
3 6 (5.88%) Lync
4 2 (1.96%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (7.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) SaaS
1 3 (2.94%) PaaS
1 3 (2.94%) IaaS
2 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.69%) Internet
2 3 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (75.49%) SQL Server
2 33 (32.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (21.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (7.84%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (18.63%) Xcode
2 17 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 17 (16.67%) PhoneGap
3 14 (13.73%) Visual Studio
4 12 (11.76%) NUnit
4 12 (11.76%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (8.82%) Subversion
5 9 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Blend
7 5 (4.90%) Moq
8 3 (2.94%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.98%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (24.51%) Games
2 17 (16.67%) Retail
3 6 (5.88%) Billing
4 3 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 80 (78.43%) Developer
2 46 (45.10%) .NET Developer
3 15 (14.71%) C# Developer
3 15 (14.71%) Web Developer
4 14 (13.73%) Mobile Developer
5 10 (9.80%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.82%) Mobile Web Developer
7 7 (6.86%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.88%) Technical Architect
8 6 (5.88%) Architect
8 6 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.90%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.90%) C# Software Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Front-End Web Developer
10 4 (3.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.92%) DBA
10 4 (3.92%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (93.14%) .NET
2 68 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 42 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (34.31%) Ajax
5 34 (33.33%) HTML
5 34 (33.33%) CSS
6 33 (32.35%) WPF
6 33 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 32 (31.37%) .NET Framework
8 30 (29.41%) HTML5
9 29 (28.43%) jQuery
10 27 (26.47%) XML
11 25 (24.51%) SOAP
11 25 (24.51%) Web Services
12 23 (22.55%) CSS3
13 20 (19.61%) JSON
14 19 (18.63%) iOS SDK
14 19 (18.63%) REST
14 19 (18.63%) Android SDK
15 17 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 15 (14.71%) Computer Science
3 14 (13.73%) iPhone
4 5 (4.90%) Digital Media
4 5 (4.90%) Blog
4 5 (4.90%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.98%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 38 (37.25%) Android
2 24 (23.53%) Apple iOS
3 9 (8.82%) Windows
4 2 (1.96%) Linux
5 1 (0.98%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (68.63%) MVC
2 37 (36.27%) TDD
3 33 (32.35%) Web Application Development
4 29 (28.43%) Scrum
4 29 (28.43%) UML
5 18 (17.65%) Domain-Driven Design
6 15 (14.71%) Dependency Injection
6 15 (14.71%) OWASP
6 15 (14.71%) Web Accessibility
6 15 (14.71%) Multithreading
6 15 (14.71%) Extreme Programming
7 14 (13.73%) Release Management
8 12 (11.76%) BDD
8 12 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 10 (9.80%) Software Engineering
10 9 (8.82%) MVVM
11 8 (7.84%) Unit Testing
11 8 (7.84%) Validation
11 8 (7.84%) OO
12 6 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 83 (81.37%) C#
2 34 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 27 (26.47%) SQL
4 21 (20.59%) VB.NET
4 21 (20.59%) Objective-C
5 19 (18.63%) Java
5 19 (18.63%) VB
6 8 (7.84%) C++
7 7 (6.86%) VC++
8 6 (5.88%) XAML
8 6 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 6 (5.88%) Delphi
9 3 (2.94%) Ruby
10 2 (1.96%) PHP
11 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.98%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (24.51%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (2.94%) MCSD
3 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.96%) MCP
4 2 (1.96%) MCAD
4 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.96%) MCTS
5 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.73%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.69%) Oracle
3 14 (13.73%) Google
4 6 (5.88%) Telerik
5 5 (4.90%) Facebook
6 2 (1.96%) Twitter
6 2 (1.96%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.96%) Sitecore
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