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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 26 27 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Permanent jobs citing WCF 62 66 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.87% 8.86% 4.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.06% 16.30% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 59 66 31
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
309 405 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 44.21% 54.36% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 281 354 301
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,983 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +3 60 £37,500 - 6
Durham +2 2 £37,250 -25.50%
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 94 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (89.36%) ASP.NET
3 79 (84.04%) C#
4 76 (80.85%) SQL Server
4 76 (80.85%) MVC
5 70 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (69.15%) .NET Framework
7 61 (64.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 51 (54.26%) Entity Framework
8 51 (54.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 41 (43.62%) JavaScript
10 37 (39.36%) Git (software)
10 37 (39.36%) RESTful
10 37 (39.36%) Web Application Development
10 37 (39.36%) Node.js
11 36 (38.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 35 (37.23%) BDD
12 35 (37.23%) TDD
13 34 (36.17%) Ruby
13 34 (36.17%) SQL Server 2014
14 33 (35.11%) Code First Entity Framework
14 33 (35.11%) NoSQL
15 32 (34.04%) SQL
16 28 (29.79%) Microsoft
17 24 (25.53%) WPF
18 21 (22.34%) AngularJS
18 21 (22.34%) HTML
19 20 (21.28%) LINQ
20 18 (19.15%) T-SQL
20 18 (19.15%) KnockoutJS

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 37 (39.36%) Node.js
2 9 (9.57%) IIS
3 3 (3.19%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.06%) CMS
4 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.13%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) Intranet
1 2 (2.13%) SSL
2 1 (1.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (80.85%) SQL Server
2 34 (36.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 33 (35.11%) NoSQL
4 9 (9.57%) MySQL
4 9 (9.57%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.26%) DB2
6 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.13%) Big Data
7 2 (2.13%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (39.36%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.13%) Grunt
4 2 (2.13%) Subversion
5 1 (1.06%) JIRA
5 1 (1.06%) Moq
5 1 (1.06%) MSTest
5 1 (1.06%) NUnit
5 1 (1.06%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 11 (11.70%) Finance
1 11 (11.70%) Games
2 10 (10.64%) Marketing
3 4 (4.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 83 (88.30%) Developer
2 62 (65.96%) .NET Developer
3 32 (34.04%) C# Developer
4 23 (24.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (21.28%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (19.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (14.89%) SQL Developer
8 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 13 (13.83%) Software Developer
9 11 (11.70%) Agile Developer
10 9 (9.57%) .NET Software Developer
10 9 (9.57%) Senior Developer
11 8 (8.51%) Software Engineer
12 7 (7.45%) C# Software Developer
13 6 (6.38%) Agile .NET Developer
13 6 (6.38%) C# Software Engineer
14 5 (5.32%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 5 (5.32%) Integration Developer
14 5 (5.32%) Web Developer
15 4 (4.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (89.36%) ASP.NET
3 65 (69.15%) .NET Framework
4 61 (64.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 51 (54.26%) ASP.NET Web API
5 51 (54.26%) Entity Framework
6 37 (39.36%) RESTful
7 36 (38.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 33 (35.11%) Code First Entity Framework
9 24 (25.53%) WPF
10 21 (22.34%) AngularJS
10 21 (22.34%) HTML
11 20 (21.28%) LINQ
12 18 (19.15%) KnockoutJS
13 17 (18.09%) CSS
13 17 (18.09%) jQuery
14 16 (17.02%) Web Services
15 14 (14.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (13.83%) XML
17 8 (8.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.13%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (2.13%) Neural Network
3 1 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.77%) Windows
2 6 (6.38%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.19%) Android
3 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (80.85%) MVC
2 70 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (39.36%) Web Application Development
4 35 (37.23%) BDD
4 35 (37.23%) TDD
5 13 (13.83%) MVVM
5 13 (13.83%) Scrum
6 10 (10.64%) ITIL
6 10 (10.64%) Process Management
6 10 (10.64%) Waterfall
7 9 (9.57%) Software Engineering
8 8 (8.51%) OO
9 7 (7.45%) SDLC
10 6 (6.38%) Front End Development
11 5 (5.32%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.26%) Migration
12 4 (4.26%) PRINCE2
12 4 (4.26%) Unit Testing
12 4 (4.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (84.04%) C#
2 41 (43.62%) JavaScript
3 34 (36.17%) Ruby
4 32 (34.04%) SQL
5 18 (19.15%) T-SQL
6 9 (9.57%) ANSI SQL
7 8 (8.51%) VB.NET
8 7 (7.45%) C++
8 7 (7.45%) Java
9 4 (4.26%) RPG
9 4 (4.26%) RPG IV
10 3 (3.19%) Scala
11 2 (2.13%) C
12 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.06%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (4.26%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.06%) PMBOK
1 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.32%) Xamarin
3 3 (3.19%) Facebook
4 2 (2.13%) PayPal
4 2 (2.13%) Rally
4 2 (2.13%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.06%) Google
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