The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 33 54 42
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 43 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.11% 2.29% 3.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.48% 5.49% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 27
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
England

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
319 273 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 37.93% 41.68% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 228 242 256
Average salary £31,500 £36,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

WCF
Salary Trend in the North East

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

WCF Salary Trend in the North East

WCF
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in the North East

WCF
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +20 37 £36,500 -8.75% 5
Durham +14 7 £30,000 - 4
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 79 (100.00%) C#
2 72 (91.14%) .NET
3 68 (86.08%) ASP.NET
4 57 (72.15%) MVC
5 52 (65.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 46 (58.23%) SQL Server
6 46 (58.23%) Web Application Development
7 45 (56.96%) TDD
8 40 (50.63%) Dependency Injection
8 40 (50.63%) Ninject
9 33 (41.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 31 (39.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 29 (36.71%) Mobile App
11 29 (36.71%) KnockoutJS
11 29 (36.71%) Node.js
11 29 (36.71%) Domain-Driven Design
11 29 (36.71%) Android
11 29 (36.71%) iPhone
11 29 (36.71%) Google
11 29 (36.71%) Games
12 23 (29.11%) Scrum
13 22 (27.85%) Windows
13 22 (27.85%) WPF
14 19 (24.05%) Team Foundation Server
15 18 (22.78%) .NET Framework
16 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
17 16 (20.25%) CSS
17 16 (20.25%) Computer Science
18 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
19 14 (17.72%) HTML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 29 (36.71%) Node.js
2 7 (8.86%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.80%) MS Project Server
3 3 (3.80%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) Internet
2 2 (2.53%) Modbus
2 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (58.23%) SQL Server
2 33 (41.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (13.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (24.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (15.19%) MSTest
3 11 (13.92%) Rhino Mocks
3 11 (13.92%) Moq
3 11 (13.92%) NUnit
4 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 29 (36.71%) Games
2 6 (7.59%) Marketing
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 72 (91.14%) Developer
2 51 (64.56%) .NET Developer
3 17 (21.52%) Software Developer
4 15 (18.99%) C# Developer
5 12 (15.19%) Junior
5 12 (15.19%) Junior Developer
5 12 (15.19%) Junior .NET Developer
6 11 (13.92%) Graduate Developer
6 11 (13.92%) Graduate
6 11 (13.92%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 9 (11.39%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (10.13%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (8.86%) C++/C# Developer
9 7 (8.86%) C++ Software Developer
9 7 (8.86%) C++ Developer
9 7 (8.86%) Senior Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Applications Support
10 5 (6.33%) Agile .NET Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Agile C# Developer
12 3 (3.80%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (91.14%) .NET
2 68 (86.08%) ASP.NET
3 52 (65.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (50.63%) Ninject
5 31 (39.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 29 (36.71%) KnockoutJS
7 22 (27.85%) WPF
8 18 (22.78%) .NET Framework
9 16 (20.25%) CSS
10 14 (17.72%) HTML
11 13 (16.46%) XML
11 13 (16.46%) WinForms
12 12 (15.19%) Web Services
13 11 (13.92%) Spring.NET
13 11 (13.92%) Unity DI Container
13 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (13.92%) Castle Windsor
14 10 (12.66%) jQuery
15 6 (7.59%) WF
15 6 (7.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (36.71%) iPhone
1 29 (36.71%) Mobile App
2 16 (20.25%) Computer Science
3 11 (13.92%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (7.59%) Blog
4 6 (7.59%) Open Source
5 4 (5.06%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.06%) Physics
6 2 (2.53%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.27%) Tandem
7 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.71%) Android
2 22 (27.85%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (72.15%) MVC
2 46 (58.23%) Web Application Development
3 45 (56.96%) TDD
4 40 (50.63%) Dependency Injection
5 29 (36.71%) Domain-Driven Design
6 23 (29.11%) Scrum
7 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (13.92%) MVVM
9 11 (13.92%) Kanban
10 8 (10.13%) Migration
11 6 (7.59%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (7.59%) Data Management
11 6 (7.59%) Progressive Enhancement
11 6 (7.59%) Unit Testing
11 6 (7.59%) Graceful Degradation
12 4 (5.06%) Web Development
12 4 (5.06%) OO
13 3 (3.80%) Business Development
13 3 (3.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
2 11 (13.92%) SQL
3 8 (10.13%) VB
3 8 (10.13%) VB.NET
4 7 (8.86%) T-SQL
4 7 (8.86%) C++
5 4 (5.06%) Java
6 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (17.72%) Degree
2 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.59%) MCP
3 6 (7.59%) MCSD
3 6 (7.59%) MCSE
3 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.59%) MCTS
3 6 (7.59%) MCITP
3 6 (7.59%) MCPD
Vendors
1 29 (36.71%) Google
2 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
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