The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 35 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 16 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.60% 5.12% 5.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% 12.50% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 23
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £41,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
120 160 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 34.48% 40.92% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 99 133 127
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Luton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for WCF.

1 35 (100.00%) .NET
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 35 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 35 (100.00%) C#
1 35 (100.00%) MVC
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (100.00%) TDD
1 35 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 35 (100.00%) BDD
2 26 (74.29%) Web Application Development
2 26 (74.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 24 (68.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 24 (68.57%) Git (software)
3 24 (68.57%) KnockoutJS
3 24 (68.57%) Ruby
3 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
4 20 (57.14%) Scrum
4 20 (57.14%) NUnit
4 20 (57.14%) Castle Windsor
4 20 (57.14%) Rhino Mocks
5 15 (42.86%) Code First Entity Framework
5 15 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 15 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 15 (42.86%) Games
5 15 (42.86%) RESTful
5 15 (42.86%) NoSQL
5 15 (42.86%) Entity Framework
5 15 (42.86%) Node.js

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (42.86%) Node.js
2 9 (25.71%) NServiceBus
3 7 (20.00%) CMS
3 7 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (5.71%) DNN
4 2 (5.71%) Kentico
4 2 (5.71%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (74.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 15 (42.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (68.57%) Git (software)
2 20 (57.14%) NUnit
2 20 (57.14%) Rhino Mocks
3 11 (31.43%) Cucumber
3 11 (31.43%) Selenium
4 9 (25.71%) Jasmine
4 9 (25.71%) SpecFlow
4 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (25.71%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (42.86%) Games
2 11 (31.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET Developer
2 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 19 (54.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 19 (54.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 19 (54.29%) C# Developer
3 15 (42.86%) .NET Team Leader
3 15 (42.86%) Lead .NET Developer
3 15 (42.86%) Lead Developer
3 15 (42.86%) Team Leader
4 7 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Sitecore Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
1 35 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 35 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 24 (68.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 24 (68.57%) KnockoutJS
4 20 (57.14%) Castle Windsor
5 15 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 15 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 15 (42.86%) Code First Entity Framework
5 15 (42.86%) Entity Framework
5 15 (42.86%) RESTful
5 15 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (31.43%) Fluent NHibernate
6 11 (31.43%) LINQ
6 11 (31.43%) Lucene
6 11 (31.43%) Lucene.Net
6 11 (31.43%) NHibernate
7 9 (25.71%) jQuery
8 7 (20.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (100.00%) BDD
1 35 (100.00%) MVC
1 35 (100.00%) TDD
2 26 (74.29%) Web Application Development
3 20 (57.14%) Scrum
4 11 (31.43%) Kanban
4 11 (31.43%) OO
4 11 (31.43%) Scrum-ban
5 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
5 9 (25.71%) SOLID
6 7 (20.00%) Content Management
7 4 (11.43%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
2 24 (68.57%) Ruby
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.71%) Ektron
3 2 (5.71%) EPiServer
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