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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 16 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 22 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 10.23% 2.22% 5.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.29% 8.33% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22 1 16
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
59 72 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 27.44% 26.67% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 56 51 104
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) MVC
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (100.00%) TDD
2 31 (96.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 30 (93.75%) BDD
3 30 (93.75%) Web Application Development
3 30 (93.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 30 (93.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 23 (71.88%) Scrum
5 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
5 22 (68.75%) NUnit
5 22 (68.75%) Selenium
5 22 (68.75%) Kanban
6 21 (65.63%) LINQ
6 21 (65.63%) Lucene
6 21 (65.63%) NHibernate
6 21 (65.63%) Castle Windsor
6 21 (65.63%) Scrum-ban
6 21 (65.63%) Fluent NHibernate
6 21 (65.63%) Rhino Mocks
6 21 (65.63%) Cucumber
6 21 (65.63%) Advertising
6 21 (65.63%) OO
6 21 (65.63%) Lucene.Net
7 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
7 11 (34.38%) Git (software)

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (28.13%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (93.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (68.75%) NUnit
1 22 (68.75%) Selenium
2 21 (65.63%) Cucumber
2 21 (65.63%) Rhino Mocks
3 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) JIRA
4 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.13%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (65.63%) Advertising
2 9 (28.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Developer
2 30 (93.75%) .NET Developer
3 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET Developer
3 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 21 (65.63%) C# .NET Developer
3 21 (65.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 21 (65.63%) C# Developer
4 9 (28.13%) .NET Team Leader
4 9 (28.13%) Lead .NET Developer
4 9 (28.13%) Lead Developer
4 9 (28.13%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 31 (96.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 30 (93.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 21 (65.63%) Castle Windsor
4 21 (65.63%) Fluent NHibernate
4 21 (65.63%) LINQ
4 21 (65.63%) Lucene
4 21 (65.63%) Lucene.Net
4 21 (65.63%) NHibernate
5 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
5 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
6 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (28.13%) Entity Framework
6 9 (28.13%) KnockoutJS
6 9 (28.13%) RESTful
6 9 (28.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (6.25%) CSS
7 2 (6.25%) HTML
8 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (100.00%) MVC
1 32 (100.00%) TDD
2 30 (93.75%) BDD
2 30 (93.75%) Web Application Development
3 23 (71.88%) Scrum
4 22 (68.75%) Kanban
5 21 (65.63%) OO
5 21 (65.63%) Scrum-ban
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.13%) DevOps
7 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.13%) Line Management
7 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 9 (28.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
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