The table below looks at the statistics for WF skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WF over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 258 239 235
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Permanent jobs citing WF 3 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.040% 0.073% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.094% 0.15% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 16
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £35,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
WF
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3188 3295 3498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.03% 48.06% 47.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2721 2960 3137
Average salary £37,804 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.01% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WF
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

WF Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WF
Salary Trend in the North West

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

WF Salary Trend in the North West

WF
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Manchester +1 2 £36,750 +22.50% 1
Cheshire -11 1 £40,000 -
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing WF 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 WF.

1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) WCF
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (85.00%) C#
3 17 (85.00%) SQL
4 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (55.00%) Finance
6 11 (55.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (55.00%) Oracle
7 10 (50.00%) Windows
7 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (45.00%) Capacity Management
8 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (45.00%) Problem Management
8 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (45.00%) Incident Management
8 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
8 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (40.00%) IBM
9 8 (40.00%) OpenView
9 8 (40.00%) HP
9 8 (40.00%) ITIL
9 8 (40.00%) Web Services
9 8 (40.00%) Remedy

WF
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing WF 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 WF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) SAS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (55.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (10.00%) OLTP
6 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) JIRA
2 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) RSpec
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Advertising
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Production Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Support Technician
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Architect
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Scala Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) WCF
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 10 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (40.00%) Web Services
5 6 (30.00%) CSS
5 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (15.00%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (15.00%) XML
7 3 (15.00%) HTML
7 3 (15.00%) WPF
7 3 (15.00%) LINQ
8 1 (5.00%) MSMQ
8 1 (5.00%) Akka
8 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) NHS
2 3 (15.00%) Informatics
3 2 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Incident Management
2 9 (45.00%) Problem Management
2 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (45.00%) Capacity Management
3 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (40.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) SOA
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) OO
7 2 (10.00%) RUP
7 2 (10.00%) DSDM
7 2 (10.00%) Web Design
7 2 (10.00%) Web Development
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C#
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) Haskell
5 1 (5.00%) Erlang
5 1 (5.00%) F#
5 1 (5.00%) Scala
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) Oracle
3 8 (40.00%) IBM
3 8 (40.00%) HP
3 8 (40.00%) Remedy
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