The table below looks at the statistics for WF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WF over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 180 - 175
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WF 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.049% - 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £38,000 - £29,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 - £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 - £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +7.69%
WF
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1809 1929 1940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.61% 49.17% 50.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1726 1757
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WF
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

WF Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WF
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

WF Salary Trend in Manchester

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WF 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 WF.

1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) WCF
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) C#
4 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (68.75%) Finance
5 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (62.50%) .NET Framework
5 10 (62.50%) Windows
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (56.25%) Capacity Management
6 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
6 9 (56.25%) Oracle
6 9 (56.25%) Problem Management
6 9 (56.25%) Incident Management
7 8 (50.00%) JIRA
7 8 (50.00%) IBM
7 8 (50.00%) Remedy
7 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (50.00%) Web Services
7 8 (50.00%) ITIL
7 8 (50.00%) OpenView
7 8 (50.00%) HP

WF
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WF 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 WF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) SAS
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) RSpec
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Advertising
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Production Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Support Technician
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Scala Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) WCF
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 10 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 10 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (50.00%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) Castle Windsor
6 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (6.25%) Akka
7 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (6.25%) XML
7 1 (6.25%) MSMQ
7 1 (6.25%) HTML
7 1 (6.25%) WPF
7 1 (6.25%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) NHS
1 3 (18.75%) Informatics
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
1 9 (56.25%) Incident Management
1 9 (56.25%) Problem Management
1 9 (56.25%) Capacity Management
2 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Memory Management
6 1 (6.25%) ATDD
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) Haskell
4 1 (6.25%) Erlang
4 1 (6.25%) F#
4 1 (6.25%) Scala
4 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle
3 8 (50.00%) IBM
3 8 (50.00%) HP
3 8 (50.00%) Remedy
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago