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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 32 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 26 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.98% 1.16% 4.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.01% 3.88% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 14
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
113 103 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 25.98% 29.77% 42.76%
Number of salaries quoted 94 101 152
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Luton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 49 (100.00%) .NET
1 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (97.96%) ASP.NET
3 46 (93.88%) C#
4 35 (71.43%) Web Services
5 32 (65.31%) Visual Studio
6 31 (63.27%) JavaScript
7 29 (59.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (55.10%) VB.NET
9 26 (53.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 24 (48.98%) Team Foundation Server
11 23 (46.94%) jQuery
12 22 (44.90%) Scrum
12 22 (44.90%) SQL
12 22 (44.90%) Windows
12 22 (44.90%) MVC
13 21 (42.86%) XML
13 21 (42.86%) HTML
14 20 (40.82%) XSLT
15 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
15 19 (38.78%) TDD
16 17 (34.69%) TeamCity
16 17 (34.69%) CSS
17 15 (30.61%) BizTalk Server
17 15 (30.61%) .NET Framework
18 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 14 (28.57%) Waterfall
18 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
19 13 (26.53%) C
19 13 (26.53%) WSDL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 15 (30.61%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (26.53%) CMS
3 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
4 7 (14.29%) IIS
5 5 (10.20%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (10.20%) NServiceBus
6 2 (4.08%) MQSeries
6 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (59.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (53.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (20.41%) RDBMS
5 10 (20.41%) Relational Database
6 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (12.24%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (65.31%) Visual Studio
2 24 (48.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (34.69%) TeamCity
4 13 (26.53%) Subversion
5 4 (8.16%) SpecFlow
5 4 (8.16%) Jasmine
5 4 (8.16%) NSubstitute
5 4 (8.16%) Log4Net
5 4 (8.16%) NUnit
5 4 (8.16%) JIRA
5 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.16%) FinalBuilder
5 4 (8.16%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
1 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Automotive
2 1 (2.04%) Legal
2 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (93.88%) Developer
2 28 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Web Developer
4 10 (20.41%) Analyst
4 10 (20.41%) Analyst Programmer
4 10 (20.41%) Programmer
5 9 (18.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (18.37%) C# Developer
6 8 (16.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 8 (16.33%) Developer Analyst
6 8 (16.33%) .NET Programmer
7 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
7 6 (12.24%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (10.20%) BizTalk Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
9 4 (8.16%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (6.12%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (6.12%) Senior .NET Web Developer
10 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (6.12%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (97.96%) ASP.NET
3 35 (71.43%) Web Services
4 23 (46.94%) jQuery
5 21 (42.86%) XML
5 21 (42.86%) HTML
6 20 (40.82%) XSLT
7 17 (34.69%) CSS
8 15 (30.61%) .NET Framework
9 13 (26.53%) WSDL
10 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (14.29%) XSD
13 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (8.16%) COM
13 4 (8.16%) Castle Windsor
13 4 (8.16%) HTML5
14 3 (6.12%) WPF
15 2 (4.08%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.08%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Scrum
1 22 (44.90%) MVC
2 19 (38.78%) TDD
3 14 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 8 (16.33%) OO
4 8 (16.33%) ETL
4 8 (16.33%) Data Transformation
5 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (14.29%) OOP
6 6 (12.24%) BCP
7 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.20%) Workflow
8 4 (8.16%) BDD
9 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.08%) B2B
10 2 (4.08%) B2C
10 2 (4.08%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) C#
2 31 (63.27%) JavaScript
3 27 (55.10%) VB.NET
4 22 (44.90%) SQL
5 13 (26.53%) C
6 9 (18.37%) VB
7 8 (16.33%) Groovy
8 7 (14.29%) T-SQL
8 7 (14.29%) PHP
9 6 (12.24%) VB6
9 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
10 4 (8.16%) Ruby
11 3 (6.12%) VBA
12 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
12 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) logstash
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) IBM
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
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