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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 34 30 45
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 54 67 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 7.30% 8.62% 4.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.31% 16.88% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 53 67 32
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £32,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £40,000
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
331 397 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 44.73% 51.09% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 288 349 321
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 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 5 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 -2 52 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Durham -5 2 £37,250 -0.66%
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 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 80 (100.00%) .NET
2 72 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 69 (86.25%) C#
4 67 (83.75%) MVC
5 64 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (78.75%) SQL Server
7 55 (68.75%) .NET Framework
8 53 (66.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 46 (57.50%) Entity Framework
10 43 (53.75%) ASP.NET Web API
11 36 (45.00%) JavaScript
12 34 (42.50%) RESTful
13 33 (41.25%) Web Application Development
14 32 (40.00%) Node.js
15 31 (38.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 31 (38.75%) Git (software)
15 31 (38.75%) Ruby
15 31 (38.75%) TDD
16 30 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
16 30 (37.50%) BDD
17 29 (36.25%) NoSQL
17 29 (36.25%) Code First Entity Framework
18 28 (35.00%) SQL
19 26 (32.50%) Microsoft
20 21 (26.25%) WPF
21 19 (23.75%) AngularJS
22 18 (22.50%) HTML
22 18 (22.50%) LINQ
23 16 (20.00%) T-SQL
23 16 (20.00%) Enterprise Software

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 32 (40.00%) Node.js
2 5 (6.25%) IIS
3 3 (3.75%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) CMS
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) Intranet
2 1 (1.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (78.75%) SQL Server
2 30 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 29 (36.25%) NoSQL
4 9 (11.25%) MySQL
4 9 (11.25%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.00%) Big Data
5 4 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.25%) DB2
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (38.75%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.50%) Grunt
3 2 (2.50%) Subversion
3 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.25%) Moq
4 1 (1.25%) MSTest
4 1 (1.25%) NUnit
4 1 (1.25%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 9 (11.25%) Marketing
2 8 (10.00%) Games
3 6 (7.50%) Finance
4 3 (3.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 69 (86.25%) Developer
2 53 (66.25%) .NET Developer
3 29 (36.25%) C# Developer
4 22 (27.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (23.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (22.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (16.25%) SQL Developer
8 11 (13.75%) Agile Developer
8 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 9 (11.25%) Senior Developer
9 9 (11.25%) Software Developer
10 7 (8.75%) Software Engineer
11 6 (7.50%) .NET Software Developer
11 6 (7.50%) Agile .NET Developer
12 5 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
13 4 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
13 4 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
14 3 (3.75%) Integration Developer
14 3 (3.75%) Lead .NET Developer
14 3 (3.75%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (100.00%) .NET
2 72 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 55 (68.75%) .NET Framework
4 53 (66.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 46 (57.50%) Entity Framework
6 43 (53.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 34 (42.50%) RESTful
8 31 (38.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 29 (36.25%) Code First Entity Framework
10 21 (26.25%) WPF
11 19 (23.75%) AngularJS
12 18 (22.50%) HTML
12 18 (22.50%) LINQ
13 15 (18.75%) CSS
14 13 (16.25%) jQuery
14 13 (16.25%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (13.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 9 (11.25%) Web Services
17 8 (10.00%) HTML5
17 8 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.50%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (2.50%) Neural Network
3 1 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Windows
2 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.50%) Android
3 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (83.75%) MVC
2 64 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (41.25%) Web Application Development
4 31 (38.75%) TDD
5 30 (37.50%) BDD
6 14 (17.50%) MVVM
7 13 (16.25%) Scrum
8 10 (12.50%) ITIL
8 10 (12.50%) Process Management
8 10 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 8 (10.00%) Front End Development
9 8 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.75%) OO
10 7 (8.75%) SDLC
11 5 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (5.00%) Mobile Development
12 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2
13 3 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (3.75%) Web Development
14 2 (2.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (86.25%) C#
2 36 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 31 (38.75%) Ruby
4 28 (35.00%) SQL
5 16 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 9 (11.25%) ANSI SQL
7 7 (8.75%) C++
7 7 (8.75%) Java
8 6 (7.50%) VB.NET
9 5 (6.25%) Scala
10 3 (3.75%) C
11 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.25%) RPG
11 1 (1.25%) RPG IV
11 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.25%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) Xamarin
3 3 (3.75%) Facebook
4 2 (2.50%) Rally
5 1 (1.25%) Google
5 1 (1.25%) PayPal
5 1 (1.25%) WorldPay
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