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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 31 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 55 68 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.87% 8.68% 4.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.80% 16.27% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 51 65 34
Median salary £37,900 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
309 418 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 38.58% 53.38% 32.89%
Number of salaries quoted 270 356 218
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -5 55 £37,900 +1.06% 9
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for WCF.

1 106 (100.00%) .NET
2 95 (89.62%) ASP.NET
3 91 (85.85%) SQL Server
4 89 (83.96%) C#
5 83 (78.30%) MVC
6 81 (76.42%) Agile Software Development
7 75 (70.75%) .NET Framework
8 67 (63.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 57 (53.77%) Entity Framework
9 57 (53.77%) ASP.NET Web API
10 49 (46.23%) JavaScript
11 46 (43.40%) Git (software)
12 44 (41.51%) RESTful
12 44 (41.51%) Node.js
13 43 (40.57%) BDD
14 42 (39.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 42 (39.62%) TDD
15 41 (38.68%) SQL Server 2014
16 40 (37.74%) Code First Entity Framework
16 40 (37.74%) NoSQL
16 40 (37.74%) Web Application Development
16 40 (37.74%) Ruby
17 33 (31.13%) SQL
18 31 (29.25%) Microsoft
19 27 (25.47%) AngularJS
20 26 (24.53%) WPF
20 26 (24.53%) HTML
21 25 (23.58%) KnockoutJS
22 21 (19.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 21 (19.81%) CSS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.38%) IIS
2 4 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.94%) CMS
4 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.94%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (11.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Sage Pay
2 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.83%) SSL
2 2 (1.89%) Intranet
3 1 (0.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (85.85%) SQL Server
2 41 (38.68%) SQL Server 2014
3 40 (37.74%) NoSQL
4 9 (8.49%) MySQL
4 9 (8.49%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.77%) DB2
5 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 46 (43.40%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.66%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.77%) Subversion
5 2 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.89%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.89%) Grunt
5 2 (1.89%) JIRA
5 2 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (17.92%) Games
2 16 (15.09%) Marketing
3 11 (10.38%) Finance
4 2 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 98 (92.45%) Developer
2 71 (66.98%) .NET Developer
3 27 (25.47%) C# Developer
4 21 (19.81%) Software Developer
5 17 (16.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 17 (16.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (15.09%) .NET Software Developer
6 16 (15.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (12.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (12.26%) Senior Developer
7 13 (12.26%) SQL Developer
8 11 (10.38%) Agile Developer
9 10 (9.43%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (7.55%) Integration Developer
11 7 (6.60%) C# Software Engineer
11 7 (6.60%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 7 (6.60%) Senior Software Developer
11 7 (6.60%) Software Engineer
12 6 (5.66%) Integration Engineer
12 6 (5.66%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (100.00%) .NET
2 95 (89.62%) ASP.NET
3 75 (70.75%) .NET Framework
4 67 (63.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 57 (53.77%) ASP.NET Web API
5 57 (53.77%) Entity Framework
6 44 (41.51%) Node.js
6 44 (41.51%) RESTful
7 42 (39.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 40 (37.74%) Code First Entity Framework
9 27 (25.47%) AngularJS
10 26 (24.53%) HTML
10 26 (24.53%) WPF
11 25 (23.58%) KnockoutJS
12 21 (19.81%) CSS
12 21 (19.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (18.87%) LINQ
13 20 (18.87%) Web Services
14 16 (15.09%) jQuery
15 15 (14.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.89%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (1.89%) Neural Network
3 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.38%) Windows
2 6 (5.66%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.83%) Android
3 3 (2.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (78.30%) MVC
2 81 (76.42%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (40.57%) BDD
4 42 (39.62%) TDD
5 40 (37.74%) Web Application Development
6 17 (16.04%) Scrum
7 10 (9.43%) ITIL
7 10 (9.43%) MVVM
7 10 (9.43%) Process Management
7 10 (9.43%) Waterfall
8 9 (8.49%) OO
8 9 (8.49%) SDLC
9 8 (7.55%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.55%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (6.60%) Migration
10 7 (6.60%) SOA
11 4 (3.77%) PRINCE2
11 4 (3.77%) SOLID
11 4 (3.77%) Unit Testing
11 4 (3.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 89 (83.96%) C#
2 49 (46.23%) JavaScript
3 40 (37.74%) Ruby
4 33 (31.13%) SQL
5 20 (18.87%) T-SQL
6 9 (8.49%) ANSI SQL
7 8 (7.55%) VB.NET
8 7 (6.60%) C++
8 7 (6.60%) Java
9 4 (3.77%) RPG
9 4 (3.77%) RPG IV
10 1 (0.94%) C
10 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.94%) Scala
10 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.89%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.94%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (29.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.77%) Xamarin
3 3 (2.83%) PayPal
3 3 (2.83%) WorldPay
4 2 (1.89%) Rally
5 1 (0.94%) Google
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