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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 52 60 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -32
Permanent jobs citing WCF 30 28 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.78% 3.97% 7.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.93% 8.14% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 28 26 49
Average salary £36,000 £35,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.69% -10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
336 344 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 42.37% 48.79% 50.14%
Number of salaries quoted 305 317 278
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,798 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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 +11 18 £36,000 -10.00% 1
Lutterworth - 4 £40,000 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 4 £35,000 -
Market Harborough -12 2 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Loughborough +2 1 £37,500 +31.57%
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 55 (98.21%) .NET
2 53 (94.64%) C#
3 47 (83.93%) ASP.NET
4 40 (71.43%) MVC
5 36 (64.29%) SQL Server
6 32 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (53.57%) .NET Framework
8 26 (46.43%) TDD
9 25 (44.64%) JavaScript
10 23 (41.07%) CSS
10 23 (41.07%) jQuery
11 22 (39.29%) Web Application Development
11 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 20 (35.71%) SQL
13 19 (33.93%) HTML
14 16 (28.57%) VB.NET
14 16 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
14 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (26.79%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (26.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 15 (26.79%) Dependency Injection
15 15 (26.79%) WPF
16 13 (23.21%) HTML5
16 13 (23.21%) Node.js
16 13 (23.21%) CSS3
16 13 (23.21%) VB
16 13 (23.21%) Web Services
17 12 (21.43%) Scrum

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (23.21%) Node.js
2 2 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.79%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) NUnit
1 10 (17.86%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (14.29%) Moq
3 6 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (10.71%) WebDriver
3 6 (10.71%) Selenium
4 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
4 5 (8.93%) MSTest
5 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.36%) Hudson
7 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 8 (14.29%) Games
2 6 (10.71%) Marketing
3 4 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (96.43%) Developer
2 34 (60.71%) .NET Developer
3 13 (23.21%) C# Developer
4 12 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (17.86%) Senior Developer
6 9 (16.07%) Web Developer
7 8 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (12.50%) Software Developer
9 6 (10.71%) SQL Developer
9 6 (10.71%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Junior Web Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Junior
10 2 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
11 1 (1.79%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.79%) Analyst
11 1 (1.79%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (98.21%) .NET
2 47 (83.93%) ASP.NET
3 32 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (53.57%) .NET Framework
5 23 (41.07%) CSS
5 23 (41.07%) jQuery
6 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 19 (33.93%) HTML
9 16 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
9 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 15 (26.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 15 (26.79%) WPF
11 13 (23.21%) Web Services
11 13 (23.21%) HTML5
11 13 (23.21%) CSS3
12 12 (21.43%) XML
12 12 (21.43%) JSON
13 11 (19.64%) Ajax
13 11 (19.64%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) iPhone
1 6 (10.71%) Mobile App
1 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.36%) Blog
4 3 (5.36%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.57%) Tandem
5 2 (3.57%) User Experience
6 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Android
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (5.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (71.43%) MVC
2 32 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (46.43%) TDD
4 22 (39.29%) Web Application Development
5 15 (26.79%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (21.43%) Scrum
7 9 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (16.07%) BDD
8 8 (14.29%) Kanban
8 8 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (12.50%) Workflow
9 7 (12.50%) CRM
10 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
10 6 (10.71%) Web Development
11 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
12 4 (7.14%) UML
13 3 (5.36%) Project Management
14 2 (3.57%) OO
14 2 (3.57%) Extreme Programming
14 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (94.64%) C#
2 25 (44.64%) JavaScript
3 20 (35.71%) SQL
4 16 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 13 (23.21%) VB
6 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.14%) VB6
7 4 (7.14%) Ruby
8 2 (3.57%) XAML
9 1 (1.79%) VC++
9 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) ISEB
2 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Google
3 4 (7.14%) Facebook
4 3 (5.36%) Twitter
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle
5 2 (3.57%) Telerik
6 1 (1.79%) Sage
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