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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 229 233 245
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs citing WF 13 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.11% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.21% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 15
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £44,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
2799 3271 4173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.14% 49.41% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2484 2922 3761
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 +5 13 £40,000 -20.00% 3
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) WCF
2 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (80.00%) .NET
3 10 (66.67%) HTML
3 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) MVC
3 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 10 (66.67%) LINQ
4 9 (60.00%) WPF
4 9 (60.00%) Web Development
4 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (53.33%) XML
5 8 (53.33%) Windows
5 8 (53.33%) Ajax
5 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (53.33%) MVVM
6 7 (46.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (40.00%) Subversion
7 6 (40.00%) Scrum
8 5 (33.33%) Telerik
8 5 (33.33%) TDD
8 5 (33.33%) jQuery
8 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure

WF
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (6.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) OLTP
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Subversion
2 4 (26.67%) MSTest
2 4 (26.67%) NUnit
3 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium
5 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) C# Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Server Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Server Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) WCF
2 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (80.00%) .NET
3 10 (66.67%) HTML
3 10 (66.67%) LINQ
4 9 (60.00%) WPF
4 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
5 8 (53.33%) XML
5 8 (53.33%) Ajax
5 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (46.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (33.33%) jQuery
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (20.00%) SOAP
8 3 (20.00%) Silverlight
8 3 (20.00%) REST
9 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (13.33%) Web Services
10 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) MVC
2 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 9 (60.00%) Web Development
4 8 (53.33%) MVVM
5 6 (40.00%) Scrum
6 5 (33.33%) TDD
6 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (20.00%) Web Design
8 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (13.33%) Coaching
9 2 (13.33%) OO
9 2 (13.33%) SOA
10 1 (6.67%) UML
10 1 (6.67%) OOP
10 1 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (6.67%) Workflow
10 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
5 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Telerik
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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