The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 31 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 27 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.87% 4.29% 6.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.01% 8.39% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 28
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
WCF
Tyne and Wear

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
142 143 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.13% 51.07% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 130 128 175
Average salary £39,250 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (98.18%) C#
3 41 (74.55%) SQL Server
3 41 (74.55%) ASP.NET
4 32 (58.18%) SQL
5 31 (56.36%) Microsoft
6 30 (54.55%) MVC
6 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (52.73%) HTML
8 28 (50.91%) T-SQL
9 27 (49.09%) CSS
10 25 (45.45%) XML
10 25 (45.45%) .NET Framework
11 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (41.82%) Web Services
12 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
13 20 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
14 18 (32.73%) Team Foundation Server
14 18 (32.73%) Ajax
15 17 (30.91%) WPF
16 16 (29.09%) C++
17 14 (25.45%) Software Engineering
17 14 (25.45%) jQuery
18 12 (21.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 11 (20.00%) TDD
19 11 (20.00%) VB
19 11 (20.00%) Windows
20 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
20 10 (18.18%) IIS
20 10 (18.18%) PRINCE2

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 20 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (18.18%) IIS
3 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
4 7 (12.73%) Node.js
4 7 (12.73%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (10.91%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (74.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (10.91%) MySQL
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (32.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.91%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.64%) NUnit
3 2 (3.64%) Subversion
3 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.64%) MSTest
3 2 (3.64%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (3.64%) Moq
4 1 (1.82%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (18.18%) German Language
2 5 (9.09%) Games
3 2 (3.64%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (96.36%) Developer
2 33 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 19 (34.55%) C# Developer
4 18 (32.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (14.55%) .NET Software Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) C# Software Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) Software Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Junior
7 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Graduate
8 2 (3.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (74.55%) ASP.NET
3 29 (52.73%) HTML
4 27 (49.09%) CSS
5 25 (45.45%) XML
5 25 (45.45%) .NET Framework
6 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (41.82%) Web Services
8 18 (32.73%) Ajax
9 17 (30.91%) WPF
10 14 (25.45%) jQuery
11 12 (21.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (14.55%) LINQ
12 8 (14.55%) JSON
13 7 (12.73%) Ninject
14 6 (10.91%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (10.91%) WinForms
14 6 (10.91%) Classic ASP
15 4 (7.27%) SOAP
15 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) iPhone
1 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.64%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) MVC
1 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.45%) Software Engineering
3 11 (20.00%) TDD
4 10 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 10 (18.18%) MVVM
4 10 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 9 (16.36%) ITIL
6 8 (14.55%) CRM
6 8 (14.55%) Project Management
6 8 (14.55%) Process Management
6 8 (14.55%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (14.55%) Time Management
6 8 (14.55%) Web Application Development
6 8 (14.55%) Analytics
7 7 (12.73%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (12.73%) OO
8 6 (10.91%) Test Strategy
9 5 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 54 (98.18%) C#
2 32 (58.18%) SQL
3 28 (50.91%) T-SQL
4 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
5 16 (29.09%) C++
6 11 (20.00%) VB
7 8 (14.55%) VB.NET
7 8 (14.55%) VB6
8 6 (10.91%) TypeScript
9 5 (9.09%) Java
10 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.91%) MCP
2 6 (10.91%) MCAD
2 6 (10.91%) MCSD
2 6 (10.91%) MCTS
3 3 (5.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 31 (56.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Google
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
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