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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 248 232 251
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +19
Permanent jobs citing WF 5 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.067% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.37% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 13
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £41,350 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
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
3008 3485 3820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.52% 50.20% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2620 3105 3441
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WF across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

WF Salary Histogram 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 25 November 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 -18 5 £40,000 +33.33% 2
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) WCF
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
5 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
5 5 (55.56%) XML
5 5 (55.56%) MVC
5 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (44.44%) WPF
6 4 (44.44%) Finance
6 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
6 4 (44.44%) Web Development
6 4 (44.44%) Windows
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
7 3 (33.33%) OLTP
7 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 3 (33.33%) Scrum
7 3 (33.33%) Web Design
7 3 (33.33%) LINQ
7 3 (33.33%) jQuery
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning

WF
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) OLTP
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 2 (22.22%) NUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) MSTest
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) WCF
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
4 6 (66.67%) HTML
5 5 (55.56%) XML
6 4 (44.44%) WPF
7 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 3 (33.33%) LINQ
7 3 (33.33%) jQuery
8 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (22.22%) Ajax
9 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET
9 1 (11.11%) SOAP
9 1 (11.11%) Web Services
9 1 (11.11%) REST
9 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Web Design
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) MVVM
6 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) Workflow
6 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) UML
6 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
4 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy
2 1 (11.11%) Telerik
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
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