The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesbrough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 19 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 5.56% - 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% - 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £27,500 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
North Yorkshire

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 Middlesbrough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesbrough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
49 40 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 38.89% 70.18% 73.02%
Number of salaries quoted 49 27 43
Average salary £31,000 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesbrough

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesbrough

WCF
Salary Trend in Middlesbrough

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

WCF Salary Trend in Middlesbrough

WCF
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesbrough 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Selenium
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) WinForms
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) QA
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
4 4 (57.14%) WatiN
4 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesbrough 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) WatiN
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (57.14%) WinForms
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft