The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 12 19
Permanent jobs citing WCF 0 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire - 17.46% 9.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 31.43% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 22 16
Average salary - £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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 Lincolnshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
46 70 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 34.07% 55.56% 49.15%
Number of salaries quoted 45 58 85
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £38,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Lincolnshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Lincolnshire region.

WCF Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
3 10 (71.43%) Scrum
4 8 (57.14%) OO
5 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (42.86%) TDD
6 6 (42.86%) Retail
7 5 (35.71%) JIRA
7 5 (35.71%) Silverlight
7 5 (35.71%) LINQ
7 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Performance Management
7 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (35.71%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (35.71%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
7 5 (35.71%) Coaching
7 5 (35.71%) People Management
7 5 (35.71%) MVC
8 4 (28.57%) OOP
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 4 (28.57%) OOD
8 4 (28.57%) jQuery
8 4 (28.57%) WPF

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 3 (21.43%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SMTP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) JIRA
1 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Lead Web Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) Silverlight
3 5 (35.71%) LINQ
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (28.57%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) WPF
4 4 (28.57%) Ajax
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 3 (21.43%) XHTML
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
6 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (7.14%) CSS3
6 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (21.43%) Life Science
2 3 (21.43%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
1 3 (21.43%) Android
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Scrum
2 8 (57.14%) OO
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) TDD
5 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Management
5 5 (35.71%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
5 5 (35.71%) Coaching
5 5 (35.71%) People Management
5 5 (35.71%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) OOP
6 4 (28.57%) OOD
7 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 3 (21.43%) Android Development
7 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
8 1 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
8 1 (7.14%) B2B
8 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft