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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 9 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 5 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 9.80% 3.03% 7.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.46% 5.26% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
13 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 25.49% 57.58% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 20
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,571
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Loughborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Loughborough region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Loughborough

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) Sage 200
3 4 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (57.14%) QA
3 4 (57.14%) WPF
3 4 (57.14%) Silverlight
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) CRM
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Sage
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Kanban
4 3 (42.86%) Spring.NET
4 3 (42.86%) NUnit
4 3 (42.86%) Retail
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Tandem
4 3 (42.86%) Castle Windsor
4 3 (42.86%) Ninject
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (57.14%) Sage 200
2 2 (28.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) NUnit
1 3 (42.86%) MSTest
1 3 (42.86%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (42.86%) Moq
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Architect
2 2 (28.57%) CRM Architect
2 2 (28.57%) QA Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) WPF
1 4 (57.14%) Silverlight
1 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (42.86%) Ninject
2 3 (42.86%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (42.86%) Spring.NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Tandem
1 3 (42.86%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) CRM
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Kanban
4 3 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
5 2 (28.57%) Line Management
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Sage
2 2 (28.57%) Pegasus
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughborough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 17 days ago