The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 31 24 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +38
Permanent jobs citing WCF 5 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.02% 5.86% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 16.19% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 2
Average salary £70,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WCF
Bedfordshire

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 Luton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
65 105 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 26.32% 36.21% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 50 99 182
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

WCF
Salary Trend in Luton

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

WCF Salary Trend in Luton

WCF
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Luton region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Luton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (96.77%) ASP.NET
2 30 (96.77%) .NET
3 27 (87.10%) jQuery
4 26 (83.87%) Web Services
4 26 (83.87%) MVC
4 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (80.65%) HTML
5 25 (80.65%) E-Commerce
5 25 (80.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (77.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 24 (77.42%) KnockoutJS
7 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
8 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
8 21 (67.74%) Scrum
8 21 (67.74%) PowerShell
8 21 (67.74%) TeamCity
8 21 (67.74%) Git (software)
9 20 (64.52%) Microsoft Azure
9 20 (64.52%) BDD
9 20 (64.52%) NServiceBus
9 20 (64.52%) TDD
9 20 (64.52%) NUnit
9 20 (64.52%) Ruby
9 20 (64.52%) JIRA
9 20 (64.52%) OO
10 19 (61.29%) COM
10 19 (61.29%) OOP
10 19 (61.29%) Log4Net

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 20 (64.52%) NServiceBus
2 7 (22.58%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (22.58%) CMS
3 5 (16.13%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.45%) IIS
5 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Office
2 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (61.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 24 (77.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (67.74%) TeamCity
2 21 (67.74%) Git (software)
3 20 (64.52%) JIRA
3 20 (64.52%) NUnit
4 19 (61.29%) Log4Net
4 19 (61.29%) Rhino Mocks
4 19 (61.29%) FinalBuilder
4 19 (61.29%) SpecFlow
4 19 (61.29%) Jasmine
4 19 (61.29%) NSubstitute
5 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.23%) Subversion
6 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 20 (64.52%) Web Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (12.90%) Programmer
3 4 (12.90%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Web Development Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (96.77%) .NET
1 30 (96.77%) ASP.NET
2 27 (87.10%) jQuery
3 26 (83.87%) Web Services
4 25 (80.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (80.65%) HTML
5 24 (77.42%) KnockoutJS
6 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (61.29%) HTML5
6 19 (61.29%) Castle Windsor
6 19 (61.29%) COM
7 6 (19.35%) CSS
8 4 (12.90%) NHibernate
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (12.90%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
9 3 (9.68%) XML
9 3 (9.68%) XSLT
10 2 (6.45%) XSD
10 2 (6.45%) Silverlight
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) MVC
1 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (80.65%) E-Commerce
3 21 (67.74%) Scrum
4 20 (64.52%) OO
4 20 (64.52%) TDD
4 20 (64.52%) BDD
5 19 (61.29%) OOP
6 4 (12.90%) B2B
6 4 (12.90%) B2C
6 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.45%) High Availability
7 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.23%) Web Development
8 1 (3.23%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
2 21 (67.74%) PowerShell
3 20 (64.52%) Ruby
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Systems Management
1 19 (61.29%) logstash
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Sitecore
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