The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 41 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 18 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.81% 2.59% 4.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.04% 7.82% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 16
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
224 179 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 47.46% 33.09% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 209 163 141
Average salary £35,232 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,636 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,983 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Tyne and Wear

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

WCF
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

WCF Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 25 (80.65%) MVC
3 22 (70.97%) TDD
4 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
4 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (64.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 18 (58.06%) Web Application Development
5 18 (58.06%) Games
6 17 (54.84%) Dependency Injection
7 13 (41.94%) Domain-Driven Design
7 13 (41.94%) Node.js
7 13 (41.94%) Mobile App
7 13 (41.94%) Ninject
7 13 (41.94%) KnockoutJS
7 13 (41.94%) Google
7 13 (41.94%) Android
7 13 (41.94%) iPhone
8 10 (32.26%) WPF
8 10 (32.26%) Scrum
9 9 (29.03%) Web Services
9 9 (29.03%) LINQ
9 9 (29.03%) Razor View Engine
10 7 (22.58%) XML
11 6 (19.35%) HTML
11 6 (19.35%) CSS
12 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
12 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 13 (41.94%) Node.js
2 4 (12.90%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
1 20 (64.52%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) NUnit
1 5 (16.13%) Subversion
1 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
1 5 (16.13%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (58.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 29 (93.55%) .NET Developer
3 9 (29.03%) C# Developer
3 9 (29.03%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 13 (41.94%) Ninject
4 13 (41.94%) KnockoutJS
5 10 (32.26%) WPF
6 9 (29.03%) Web Services
6 9 (29.03%) LINQ
6 9 (29.03%) Razor View Engine
7 7 (22.58%) XML
8 6 (19.35%) HTML
8 6 (19.35%) CSS
9 5 (16.13%) WinForms
9 5 (16.13%) NHibernate
9 5 (16.13%) Ajax
9 5 (16.13%) MonoRail
9 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
9 5 (16.13%) Castle Windsor
10 4 (12.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Mobile App
1 13 (41.94%) iPhone
2 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.45%) Physics
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) MVC
2 22 (70.97%) TDD
3 18 (58.06%) Web Application Development
4 17 (54.84%) Dependency Injection
5 13 (41.94%) Domain-Driven Design
6 10 (32.26%) Scrum
7 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
8 4 (12.90%) MVVM
9 3 (9.68%) SOA
9 3 (9.68%) OOP
9 3 (9.68%) OO
9 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.45%) Web Development
11 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) VB
2 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
3 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (16.13%) MCP
1 5 (16.13%) MCAD
1 5 (16.13%) MCSD
1 5 (16.13%) MCTS
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Google
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
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