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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 214 242 253
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +11
Permanent jobs citing WF 18 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 0.60% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 10
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,000 £42,069
% change year-on-year
+17.02% +11.72%
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
2137 2647 3308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.67% 40.75% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1828 2227 2828
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 April 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
(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 +10 18 £55,000 +27.90% 2
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 40 (100.00%) C#
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (97.50%) ASP.NET
2 39 (97.50%) CSS
2 39 (97.50%) HTML
2 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (95.00%) WCF
4 37 (92.50%) LINQ
4 37 (92.50%) jQuery
4 37 (92.50%) JavaScript
5 35 (87.50%) Scrum
5 35 (87.50%) MSTest
6 29 (72.50%) OO
6 29 (72.50%) SQL
7 27 (67.50%) T-SQL
7 27 (67.50%) XML
7 27 (67.50%) XSLT
7 27 (67.50%) WPF
7 27 (67.50%) NUnit
7 27 (67.50%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (62.50%) Use Case
8 25 (62.50%) RESTful
8 25 (62.50%) MVVM
8 25 (62.50%) Silverlight
8 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
8 25 (62.50%) SOAP
8 25 (62.50%) Web Services
8 25 (62.50%) PL/SQL
8 25 (62.50%) Java
8 25 (62.50%) C++

WF
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (2.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (87.50%) MSTest
2 27 (67.50%) NUnit
3 12 (30.00%) Selenium
4 10 (25.00%) SpecFlow
5 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (2.50%) MorphX
7 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) .NET Software Engineer
1 25 (62.50%) C# Software Engineer
1 25 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 14 (35.00%) Developer
3 12 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 12 (30.00%) SQL Developer
4 10 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
4 10 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 9 (22.50%) Senior Developer
6 8 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 8 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 8 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 8 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 8 (20.00%) Senior SQL Developer
6 8 (20.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (97.50%) ASP.NET
2 39 (97.50%) CSS
2 39 (97.50%) HTML
3 38 (95.00%) WCF
4 37 (92.50%) jQuery
4 37 (92.50%) LINQ
5 27 (67.50%) WPF
5 27 (67.50%) XML
5 27 (67.50%) XSLT
6 25 (62.50%) RESTful
6 25 (62.50%) Silverlight
6 25 (62.50%) SOAP
6 25 (62.50%) Web Services
7 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
9 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 12 (30.00%) Entity Framework
10 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (87.50%) Scrum
3 29 (72.50%) OO
4 27 (67.50%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (62.50%) DSDM
5 25 (62.50%) MVVM
5 25 (62.50%) RUP
5 25 (62.50%) Service Delivery
5 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
5 25 (62.50%) UML
5 25 (62.50%) Use Case
6 14 (35.00%) MVC
6 14 (35.00%) Workflow
7 12 (30.00%) TDD
8 10 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (25.00%) DevOps
8 10 (25.00%) Kanban
8 10 (25.00%) Pair Programming
9 4 (10.00%) Web Development
10 2 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (92.50%) JavaScript
3 29 (72.50%) SQL
4 27 (67.50%) T-SQL
5 25 (62.50%) C++
5 25 (62.50%) Java
5 25 (62.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.50%) X++
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Twitter
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