The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 10 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 6.67% - 8.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.00% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
WCF
Leicestershire

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 Loughborough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
20 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 44.44% 42.00% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 24
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

WCF
Salary Trend in Loughborough

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

WCF Salary Trend in Loughborough

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Tandem
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) NUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Spring.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (75.00%) MSTest
2 3 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (75.00%) Moq
2 3 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (75.00%) Ninject
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) NUnit
1 3 (75.00%) MSTest
1 3 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (75.00%) Moq
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (75.00%) Spring.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (75.00%) Ninject
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Tandem
1 3 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#