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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 231 228 245
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing WF 9 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.49% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 7
Average salary £52,500 £45,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.21%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.29% -3.52%
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
2509 3088 3515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.16% 45.16% 49.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2102 2635 3133
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +1 7 £55,000 +24.29% 7
Cheshire - 2 £32,500 -
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 30 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (96.67%) WCF
3 26 (86.67%) HTML
3 26 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 26 (86.67%) .NET
3 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET
4 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
4 22 (73.33%) SQL
4 22 (73.33%) XML
4 22 (73.33%) .NET Framework
5 21 (70.00%) Scrum
5 21 (70.00%) CSS
5 21 (70.00%) jQuery
5 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (63.33%) LINQ
7 18 (60.00%) MVC
8 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
9 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
10 13 (43.33%) T-SQL
11 12 (40.00%) Windows
11 12 (40.00%) TDD
11 12 (40.00%) Entity Framework
12 11 (36.67%) MSTest
12 11 (36.67%) MVVM
12 11 (36.67%) WPF
12 11 (36.67%) XSLT
12 11 (36.67%) Java
13 9 (30.00%) Web Services
13 9 (30.00%) Ajax

WF
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) OLTP
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MSTest
2 7 (23.33%) NUnit
2 7 (23.33%) Subversion
3 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (13.33%) Mercurial
4 4 (13.33%) SpecFlow
4 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (13.33%) Selenium
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Developer
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Server Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) CRM Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) WCF
2 26 (86.67%) HTML
2 26 (86.67%) .NET
2 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET
3 22 (73.33%) XML
3 22 (73.33%) .NET Framework
4 21 (70.00%) CSS
4 21 (70.00%) jQuery
4 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (63.33%) LINQ
6 12 (40.00%) Entity Framework
7 11 (36.67%) WPF
7 11 (36.67%) XSLT
8 9 (30.00%) Web Services
8 9 (30.00%) Ajax
9 8 (26.67%) LESS
9 8 (26.67%) Silverlight
9 8 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (26.67%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (70.00%) Scrum
3 18 (60.00%) MVC
4 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
5 12 (40.00%) TDD
6 11 (36.67%) MVVM
7 8 (26.67%) Automated Testing
7 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
7 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (26.67%) Kanban
8 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (20.00%) Web Development
9 6 (20.00%) OO
10 5 (16.67%) Web Design
10 5 (16.67%) Workflow
10 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
11 4 (13.33%) Coaching
11 4 (13.33%) DevOps
11 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 22 (73.33%) SQL
4 13 (43.33%) T-SQL
5 11 (36.67%) Java
6 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
7 3 (10.00%) C++
8 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
9 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Telerik
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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