The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 48 48 55
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 11 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.68% 3.93% 3.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.83% 12.24% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 23
Median salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £25,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
161 237 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 39.17% 32.11% 31.13%
Number of salaries quoted 127 216 205
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

WCF
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Northampton region.

WCF Salary Trend in Northampton

WCF
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Northampton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing WCF 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 Northampton region with a requirement for WCF.

1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (95.12%) C#
3 36 (87.80%) ASP.NET
4 35 (85.37%) MVC
5 25 (60.98%) VB.NET
5 25 (60.98%) ASP.NET Web API
6 23 (56.10%) SQL Server
7 21 (51.22%) VB
7 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (51.22%) Node.js
7 21 (51.22%) Git (software)
8 20 (48.78%) TDD
9 19 (46.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (43.90%) RESTful
10 18 (43.90%) BDD
10 18 (43.90%) NoSQL
10 18 (43.90%) Web Application Development
10 18 (43.90%) SQL Server 2014
10 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 18 (43.90%) Ruby
10 18 (43.90%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (31.71%) WPF
12 12 (29.27%) Web Development
12 12 (29.27%) Web Services
12 12 (29.27%) Windows
13 10 (24.39%) WinForms
13 10 (24.39%) SQL
14 9 (21.95%) Degree
15 8 (19.51%) .NET Framework
15 8 (19.51%) jQuery

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 4 (9.76%) IIS
2 3 (7.32%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (56.10%) SQL Server
2 18 (43.90%) NoSQL
2 18 (43.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (51.22%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (17.07%) Games
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 41 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (36.59%) C# .NET Developer
2 15 (36.59%) C# Developer
3 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (29.27%) WCF Developer
5 11 (26.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (26.83%) C# WCF Developer
6 7 (17.07%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (17.07%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (17.07%) Software Developer
7 5 (12.20%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (9.76%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (9.76%) Web Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Junior
9 3 (7.32%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Junior Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (87.80%) ASP.NET
3 25 (60.98%) ASP.NET Web API
4 21 (51.22%) Node.js
5 19 (46.34%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 18 (43.90%) RESTful
7 13 (31.71%) WPF
8 12 (29.27%) Web Services
9 10 (24.39%) WinForms
10 8 (19.51%) .NET Framework
10 8 (19.51%) HTML
10 8 (19.51%) jQuery
11 6 (14.63%) HTML5
11 6 (14.63%) Silverlight
11 6 (14.63%) XML
12 4 (9.76%) Ajax
12 4 (9.76%) LINQ
13 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 2 (4.88%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
1 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
1 6 (14.63%) Physics
2 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.32%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (85.37%) MVC
2 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (48.78%) TDD
4 18 (43.90%) BDD
4 18 (43.90%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (43.90%) Web Application Development
5 12 (29.27%) Web Development
6 6 (14.63%) Prototyping
7 3 (7.32%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (7.32%) OO
8 2 (4.88%) OOP
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 39 (95.12%) C#
2 25 (60.98%) VB.NET
3 21 (51.22%) VB
4 18 (43.90%) Ruby
5 10 (24.39%) SQL
6 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 6 (14.63%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Sitecore
2 3 (7.32%) Xamarin
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago