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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 53 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 32 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.68% 4.58% 7.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.04% 11.55% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 49
Average salary £42,250 £38,750 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.03% -5.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,550 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
270 277 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.08% 39.63% 50.29%
Number of salaries quoted 255 242 365
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,680
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 -2 19 £42,250 +30.00% 1
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 46 (100.00%) C#
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (95.65%) SQL Server
3 42 (91.30%) MVC
4 41 (89.13%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (80.43%) ASP.NET
6 34 (73.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (63.04%) TDD
8 28 (60.87%) Web Application Development
8 28 (60.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 26 (56.52%) Dependency Injection
9 26 (56.52%) Ninject
10 25 (54.35%) Node.js
10 25 (54.35%) SQL Server 2014
11 23 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
11 23 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
11 23 (50.00%) Streaming Music
12 18 (39.13%) CSS
13 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
14 15 (32.61%) Web Services
15 14 (30.43%) .NET Framework
16 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (26.09%) CSS3
17 11 (23.91%) HTML
17 11 (23.91%) E-Commerce
18 10 (21.74%) SQL
18 10 (21.74%) RESTful
18 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
19 8 (17.39%) IIS
19 8 (17.39%) jQuery

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 25 (54.35%) Node.js
2 8 (17.39%) IIS
3 4 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.17%) Sage 200
1 1 (2.17%) Sage CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (95.65%) SQL Server
2 25 (54.35%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.52%) Moq
2 3 (6.52%) MSTest
2 3 (6.52%) NUnit
2 3 (6.52%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (13.04%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (93.48%) Developer
2 32 (69.57%) .NET Developer
3 16 (34.78%) C# Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Web Developer
5 8 (17.39%) C# Web Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Mobile Web Developer
7 3 (6.52%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (6.52%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (80.43%) ASP.NET
3 34 (73.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (60.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 26 (56.52%) Ninject
6 23 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
7 18 (39.13%) CSS
8 15 (32.61%) Web Services
9 14 (30.43%) .NET Framework
10 12 (26.09%) CSS3
11 11 (23.91%) HTML
12 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (21.74%) RESTful
13 8 (17.39%) jQuery
14 6 (13.04%) Ajax
14 6 (13.04%) JSON
14 6 (13.04%) XML
15 5 (10.87%) HTML5
16 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 4 (8.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (50.00%) Streaming Music
2 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.70%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.52%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (4.35%) iPhone
5 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (91.30%) MVC
2 41 (89.13%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (63.04%) TDD
4 28 (60.87%) Web Application Development
5 26 (56.52%) Dependency Injection
6 23 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 11 (23.91%) E-Commerce
8 8 (17.39%) Web Development
9 7 (15.22%) Scrum
10 6 (13.04%) UML
11 5 (10.87%) CRM
12 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (8.70%) Extreme Programming
13 3 (6.52%) Kanban
14 2 (4.35%) BDD
15 1 (2.17%) Functional Testing
15 1 (2.17%) Logical Data Model
15 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
15 1 (2.17%) Non-Functional Testing
15 1 (2.17%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
3 10 (21.74%) SQL
4 3 (6.52%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) C++
5 2 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Sage
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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