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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 217 242 239
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Permanent jobs citing WF 18 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% 0.46% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 11
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +20.68%
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
2217 2585 3056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.57% 40.90% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1912 2190 2593
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WF
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing WF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Manchester +10 18 £55,000 - 3
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing WF 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 West region with a requirement for WF.

1 39 (100.00%) C#
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
1 39 (100.00%) WCF
2 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (97.44%) CSS
2 38 (97.44%) HTML
3 37 (94.87%) JavaScript
3 37 (94.87%) ASP.NET
3 37 (94.87%) LINQ
3 37 (94.87%) jQuery
4 36 (92.31%) Scrum
4 36 (92.31%) MSTest
5 26 (66.67%) OO
5 26 (66.67%) XML
5 26 (66.67%) XSLT
5 26 (66.67%) SQL
5 26 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 26 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (66.67%) WPF
6 25 (64.10%) Silverlight
6 25 (64.10%) NUnit
6 25 (64.10%) Software Engineering
6 25 (64.10%) PL/SQL
6 25 (64.10%) Java
6 25 (64.10%) C++
6 25 (64.10%) UML
6 25 (64.10%) SOAP
6 25 (64.10%) Web Services
6 25 (64.10%) RUP
6 25 (64.10%) DSDM

WF
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (92.31%) MSTest
2 25 (64.10%) NUnit
3 12 (30.77%) Selenium
4 11 (28.21%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.56%) MorphX
5 1 (2.56%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (64.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) .NET Software Engineer
1 25 (64.10%) C# Software Engineer
1 25 (64.10%) Software Engineer
2 13 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 13 (33.33%) Developer
3 12 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 12 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (28.21%) .NET Software Developer
4 11 (28.21%) C# Software Developer
4 11 (28.21%) Software Developer
5 7 (17.95%) SQL Developer
6 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Senior SQL Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
1 39 (100.00%) WCF
2 38 (97.44%) CSS
2 38 (97.44%) HTML
3 37 (94.87%) ASP.NET
3 37 (94.87%) jQuery
3 37 (94.87%) LINQ
4 26 (66.67%) WPF
4 26 (66.67%) XML
4 26 (66.67%) XSLT
5 25 (64.10%) RESTful
5 25 (64.10%) Silverlight
5 25 (64.10%) SOAP
5 25 (64.10%) Web Services
6 12 (30.77%) .NET Framework
6 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (30.77%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.56%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (92.31%) Scrum
3 26 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (66.67%) OO
4 25 (64.10%) DSDM
4 25 (64.10%) MVVM
4 25 (64.10%) RUP
4 25 (64.10%) Service Delivery
4 25 (64.10%) Software Engineering
4 25 (64.10%) UML
4 25 (64.10%) Use Case
5 13 (33.33%) MVC
5 13 (33.33%) Workflow
6 11 (28.21%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (28.21%) DevOps
6 11 (28.21%) Kanban
6 11 (28.21%) Pair Programming
6 11 (28.21%) TDD
7 1 (2.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (94.87%) JavaScript
3 26 (66.67%) SQL
3 26 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 25 (64.10%) C++
4 25 (64.10%) Java
4 25 (64.10%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.56%) X++
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Twitter
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