The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 50 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.85% 3.80% 6.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.18% 9.27% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 25
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
207 151 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 31.08% 41.03% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 196 142 139
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 August 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Northampton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing WCF 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 WCF.

1 38 (100.00%) C#
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (94.74%) ASP.NET
3 23 (60.53%) SQL Server
4 21 (55.26%) Windows
5 20 (52.63%) WPF
6 18 (47.37%) MVC
6 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (44.74%) HTML
8 15 (39.47%) TDD
8 15 (39.47%) Web Application Development
9 14 (36.84%) Silverlight
9 14 (36.84%) jQuery
10 13 (34.21%) Degree
11 11 (28.95%) Scrum
12 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
12 10 (26.32%) SQL
12 10 (26.32%) VB
12 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
13 9 (23.68%) VB.NET
13 9 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (23.68%) Ruby
13 9 (23.68%) Web Development
13 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
13 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (23.68%) RESTful
13 9 (23.68%) BDD
13 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
13 9 (23.68%) Node.js
13 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing WCF 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 WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (23.68%) Node.js
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.63%) Lync
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Intranet
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
1 1 (2.63%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (60.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
1 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (21.05%) NUnit
3 6 (15.79%) MSTest
3 6 (15.79%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (15.79%) Moq
4 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (18.42%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (94.74%) Developer
2 27 (71.05%) .NET Developer
3 16 (42.11%) C# Developer
3 16 (42.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 16 (42.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (21.05%) Software Developer
6 7 (18.42%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Team Leader
8 1 (2.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (94.74%) ASP.NET
3 20 (52.63%) WPF
4 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (44.74%) HTML
6 14 (36.84%) Silverlight
6 14 (36.84%) jQuery
7 9 (23.68%) RESTful
7 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (21.05%) WinForms
9 7 (18.42%) CSS
9 7 (18.42%) LINQ
9 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
9 7 (18.42%) HTML5
9 7 (18.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (15.79%) Castle Windsor
10 6 (15.79%) Ninject
10 6 (15.79%) Razor View Engine
10 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (15.79%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Mathematics
1 7 (18.42%) Physics
1 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.79%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (13.16%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) MVC
2 15 (39.47%) TDD
2 15 (39.47%) Web Application Development
3 11 (28.95%) Scrum
4 9 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (23.68%) Web Development
4 9 (23.68%) BDD
5 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.79%) Kanban
6 6 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (15.79%) MVVM
6 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.63%) Android Development
8 1 (2.63%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 10 (26.32%) VB
3 9 (23.68%) VB.NET
3 9 (23.68%) Ruby
4 5 (13.16%) C++
5 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Degree
2 7 (18.42%) PhD
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.26%) MCP
4 2 (5.26%) MCAD
4 2 (5.26%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago