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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 36 52 28
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -24
Permanent jobs citing WCF 53 15 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.35% 2.29% 5.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.06% 6.41% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 43 14 38
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £32,650 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
377 234 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 45.20% 35.78% 45.55%
Number of salaries quoted 290 213 269
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +14 45 £36,500 +4.28% 12
Durham +2 8 £35,000 - 1
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 88 (100.00%) C#
2 75 (85.23%) .NET
3 70 (79.55%) ASP.NET
4 60 (68.18%) MVC
5 57 (64.77%) SQL Server
6 54 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (42.05%) Web Application Development
9 36 (40.91%) TDD
10 32 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
11 30 (34.09%) .NET Framework
11 30 (34.09%) SQL
12 29 (32.95%) XML
13 28 (31.82%) Dependency Injection
14 27 (30.68%) Ninject
14 27 (30.68%) MS Excel
15 26 (29.55%) CSS
16 25 (28.41%) Web Services
16 25 (28.41%) HTML
17 24 (27.27%) Windows
18 23 (26.14%) SQL Server 2012
19 22 (25.00%) Scrum
19 22 (25.00%) WPF
20 21 (23.86%) Microsoft
20 21 (23.86%) T-SQL
21 20 (22.73%) C++
21 20 (22.73%) Node.js
22 18 (20.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
23 17 (19.32%) Mobile App
23 17 (19.32%) KnockoutJS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 20 (22.73%) Node.js
2 17 (19.32%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.55%) IIS
5 3 (3.41%) MS Project Server
5 3 (3.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (30.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (64.77%) SQL Server
2 23 (26.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.14%) MySQL
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (12.50%) MSTest
3 10 (11.36%) NUnit
3 10 (11.36%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (11.36%) Moq
4 8 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 5 (5.68%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.41%) Subversion
7 2 (2.27%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (19.32%) Games
2 7 (7.95%) Marketing
3 4 (4.55%) German Language
4 2 (2.27%) Finance
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 79 (89.77%) Developer
2 49 (55.68%) .NET Developer
3 23 (26.14%) C# Developer
4 22 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 16 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
6 12 (13.64%) C++/C# Developer
6 12 (13.64%) C++ Developer
6 12 (13.64%) Junior Developer
6 12 (13.64%) C++ Software Developer
6 12 (13.64%) Junior .NET Developer
6 12 (13.64%) Junior
7 11 (12.50%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 11 (12.50%) Graduate
7 11 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
8 9 (10.23%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Senior Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Applications Support
10 5 (5.68%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.55%) Head of Development
11 4 (4.55%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (85.23%) .NET
2 70 (79.55%) ASP.NET
3 48 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (34.09%) .NET Framework
5 29 (32.95%) XML
6 27 (30.68%) Ninject
7 26 (29.55%) CSS
8 25 (28.41%) Web Services
8 25 (28.41%) HTML
9 22 (25.00%) WPF
10 18 (20.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 17 (19.32%) KnockoutJS
12 15 (17.05%) jQuery
13 14 (15.91%) WinForms
14 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
15 11 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 11 (12.50%) Spring.NET
16 10 (11.36%) HTML5
16 10 (11.36%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) Mobile App
1 17 (19.32%) iPhone
2 11 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 10 (11.36%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (7.95%) Blog
4 7 (7.95%) Open Source
5 3 (3.41%) User Experience
5 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.14%) Physics
6 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.27%) Windows
2 17 (19.32%) Android
3 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (68.18%) MVC
2 54 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (42.05%) Web Application Development
4 36 (40.91%) TDD
5 28 (31.82%) Dependency Injection
6 22 (25.00%) Scrum
7 17 (19.32%) Domain-Driven Design
8 14 (15.91%) Migration
9 12 (13.64%) MVVM
10 11 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (11.36%) Kanban
12 7 (7.95%) Data Management
12 7 (7.95%) Requirements Analysis
12 7 (7.95%) Progressive Enhancement
12 7 (7.95%) Graceful Degradation
13 5 (5.68%) OO
13 5 (5.68%) Software Engineering
13 5 (5.68%) Waterfall
14 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2
15 3 (3.41%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (34.09%) SQL
3 21 (23.86%) T-SQL
4 20 (22.73%) C++
5 17 (19.32%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.95%) Java
7 5 (5.68%) VB
8 3 (3.41%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.41%) VB6
8 3 (3.41%) Ruby
8 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.14%) XPath
10 1 (1.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 13 (14.77%) Degree
3 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (7.95%) MCP
4 7 (7.95%) MCSD
4 7 (7.95%) MCSE
4 7 (7.95%) MCTS
4 7 (7.95%) MCITP
4 7 (7.95%) MCPD
5 2 (2.27%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 21 (23.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (19.32%) Google
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle
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