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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 34 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 17 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.50% 5.25% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.04% 15.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 0
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
154 144 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 40.74% 32.88% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 127 122 57
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 26 May 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Luton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
2 22 (95.65%) MVC
3 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
3 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (73.91%) jQuery
5 16 (69.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (65.22%) TeamCity
6 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
6 15 (65.22%) E-Commerce
6 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
6 15 (65.22%) Git (software)
6 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (60.87%) KnockoutJS
8 13 (56.52%) OO
8 13 (56.52%) HTML
9 12 (52.17%) Web Services
9 12 (52.17%) Scrum
10 11 (47.83%) TDD
10 11 (47.83%) NUnit
11 10 (43.48%) Log4Net
11 10 (43.48%) OOP
11 10 (43.48%) COM
11 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (43.48%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (43.48%) HTML5
11 10 (43.48%) Rhino Mocks
11 10 (43.48%) BDD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 10 (43.48%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (43.48%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (65.22%) TeamCity
2 15 (65.22%) Git (software)
3 11 (47.83%) NUnit
4 10 (43.48%) Log4Net
4 10 (43.48%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (43.48%) FinalBuilder
4 10 (43.48%) JIRA
4 10 (43.48%) SpecFlow
4 10 (43.48%) Jasmine
4 10 (43.48%) NSubstitute
5 1 (4.35%) Selenium
5 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.35%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) Web Developer
3 6 (26.09%) .NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Development Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Head of Development
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Head of Web Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
3 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (73.91%) jQuery
5 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (60.87%) KnockoutJS
7 13 (56.52%) HTML
8 12 (52.17%) Web Services
9 10 (43.48%) COM
9 10 (43.48%) HTML5
9 10 (43.48%) Castle Windsor
10 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
10 4 (17.39%) WPF
10 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
11 3 (13.04%) LINQ
11 3 (13.04%) CSS
11 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
12 2 (8.70%) WSDL
13 1 (4.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) MVC
2 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (65.22%) E-Commerce
4 13 (56.52%) OO
5 12 (52.17%) Scrum
6 11 (47.83%) TDD
7 10 (43.48%) OOP
7 10 (43.48%) BDD
8 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (8.70%) SDLC
9 2 (8.70%) Web Development
9 2 (8.70%) Kanban
10 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
10 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
10 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.35%) Coaching
10 1 (4.35%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
3 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
3 10 (43.48%) Ruby
4 7 (30.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) logstash
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
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