The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 68 57 43
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 11 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.59% 2.11% 5.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.15% 5.81% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 21
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £40,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%

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
265 258 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.24% 36.34% 42.27%
Number of salaries quoted 229 242 250
Median salary £36,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.04% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

WCF
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -23 8 £66,250 +55.88%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - -
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 28 (100.00%) C#
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) ASP.NET
3 26 (92.86%) MVC
4 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (78.57%) HTML
6 21 (75.00%) jQuery
7 19 (67.86%) CSS
8 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
9 13 (46.43%) HTML5
10 12 (42.86%) .NET Framework
10 12 (42.86%) Visual Studio
11 11 (39.29%) ADO.NET
11 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (35.71%) User Experience
12 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
12 10 (35.71%) SQL
12 10 (35.71%) WPF
13 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (32.14%) Unit Testing
14 8 (28.57%) Entity Framework
14 8 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (25.00%) MVVM
16 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
16 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
16 6 (21.43%) TDD
16 6 (21.43%) LINQ
16 6 (21.43%) Degree
16 6 (21.43%) Microsoft

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.86%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Google Play
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Blend
3 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.14%) ReSharper
3 2 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 5 (17.86%) Aerospace
1 5 (17.86%) Banking
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
1 5 (17.86%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Developer
2 18 (64.29%) .NET Developer
3 16 (57.14%) C# Developer
4 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (35.71%) HTML Developer
7 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (17.86%) Architect
8 5 (17.86%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (17.86%) SQL Developer
8 5 (17.86%) Technical Architect
9 3 (10.71%) C# WPF Developer
9 3 (10.71%) Digital Developer
9 3 (10.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
9 3 (10.71%) WPF Developer
10 2 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) ASP.NET
3 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (78.57%) HTML
5 21 (75.00%) jQuery
6 19 (67.86%) CSS
7 13 (46.43%) HTML5
8 12 (42.86%) .NET Framework
9 11 (39.29%) ADO.NET
9 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (35.71%) WPF
11 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (28.57%) Entity Framework
11 8 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
12 6 (21.43%) LINQ
13 5 (17.86%) Ajax
13 5 (17.86%) CSS3
13 5 (17.86%) Razor View Engine
13 5 (17.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) User Experience
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) iPhone
3 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Android
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) MVC
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Unit Testing
3 7 (25.00%) MVVM
4 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
4 6 (21.43%) TDD
5 5 (17.86%) API Integration
5 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) OO
5 5 (17.86%) OOD
5 5 (17.86%) UML
6 3 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (10.71%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.71%) Web Application Development
6 3 (10.71%) Web Development
7 2 (7.14%) CQRS
8 1 (3.57%) Open Source
8 1 (3.57%) SDLC
8 1 (3.57%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) C++
3 5 (17.86%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.71%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Google
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Telerik
3 1 (3.57%) Twitter