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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 221 240 258
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +18
Permanent jobs citing WF 29 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.28% 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 0.71% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 3
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,700 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,800
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
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
2537 2658 3252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.19% 39.51% 44.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2198 2287 2751
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 31 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 +15 25 £55,000 - 1
Cheshire - 4 £32,500 - 1
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 47 (100.00%) C#
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (91.49%) ASP.NET
2 43 (91.49%) WCF
3 42 (89.36%) LINQ
3 42 (89.36%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (87.23%) MSTest
5 40 (85.11%) CSS
5 40 (85.11%) HTML
6 39 (82.98%) JavaScript
6 39 (82.98%) Scrum
6 39 (82.98%) jQuery
7 31 (65.96%) WPF
7 31 (65.96%) SQL
7 31 (65.96%) Java
7 31 (65.96%) OO
8 27 (57.45%) C++
8 27 (57.45%) T-SQL
8 27 (57.45%) PL/SQL
8 27 (57.45%) XML
8 27 (57.45%) NUnit
8 27 (57.45%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (53.19%) MVVM
9 25 (53.19%) RESTful
9 25 (53.19%) Finance
9 25 (53.19%) Silverlight
9 25 (53.19%) Use Case
9 25 (53.19%) Software Engineering
9 25 (53.19%) XSLT
9 25 (53.19%) SOAP

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 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (42.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (87.23%) MSTest
2 27 (57.45%) NUnit
3 14 (29.79%) Selenium
3 14 (29.79%) SpecFlow
4 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.13%) MorphX
General
1 25 (53.19%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Electronics
2 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) .NET Software Engineer
1 25 (53.19%) C# Software Engineer
1 25 (53.19%) Software Engineer
2 21 (44.68%) C# Developer
2 21 (44.68%) Developer
3 20 (42.55%) .NET Developer
3 20 (42.55%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (34.04%) .NET Software Developer
4 16 (34.04%) C# Software Developer
4 16 (34.04%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.64%) SQL Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior SQL Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (91.49%) ASP.NET
2 43 (91.49%) WCF
3 42 (89.36%) LINQ
4 40 (85.11%) CSS
4 40 (85.11%) HTML
5 39 (82.98%) jQuery
6 31 (65.96%) WPF
7 27 (57.45%) XML
8 25 (53.19%) RESTful
8 25 (53.19%) Silverlight
8 25 (53.19%) SOAP
8 25 (53.19%) Web Services
8 25 (53.19%) XSLT
9 18 (38.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (34.04%) .NET Framework
11 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 14 (29.79%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (89.36%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (82.98%) Scrum
3 31 (65.96%) OO
4 27 (57.45%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (53.19%) DSDM
5 25 (53.19%) MVVM
5 25 (53.19%) RUP
5 25 (53.19%) Service Delivery
5 25 (53.19%) Software Engineering
5 25 (53.19%) UML
5 25 (53.19%) Use Case
6 19 (40.43%) MVC
7 16 (34.04%) TDD
8 15 (31.91%) Workflow
9 14 (29.79%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (29.79%) DevOps
9 14 (29.79%) Kanban
9 14 (29.79%) Pair Programming
10 5 (10.64%) ERP
11 4 (8.51%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (82.98%) JavaScript
3 31 (65.96%) Java
3 31 (65.96%) SQL
4 27 (57.45%) C++
4 27 (57.45%) PL/SQL
4 27 (57.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.13%) X++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
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