The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 58 47 34
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 14 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.23% 1.42% 5.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.90% 3.29% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 22
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £21,900 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £51,000 £38,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
203 152 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 32.38% 43.18% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 201 143 137
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Northamptonshire

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 22 July 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Northampton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 39 (100.00%) C#
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (92.31%) ASP.NET
3 28 (71.79%) WPF
4 27 (69.23%) Windows
5 21 (53.85%) SQL Server
6 18 (46.15%) HTML
7 17 (43.59%) MVC
7 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (41.03%) Scrum
9 15 (38.46%) TDD
9 15 (38.46%) Degree
9 15 (38.46%) jQuery
9 15 (38.46%) Silverlight
9 15 (38.46%) Web Application Development
10 13 (33.33%) NUnit
10 13 (33.33%) WinForms
10 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (28.21%) Kanban
11 11 (28.21%) Spring.NET
11 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 11 (28.21%) Unity DI Container
11 11 (28.21%) Castle Windsor
11 11 (28.21%) Ninject
11 11 (28.21%) Razor View Engine
11 11 (28.21%) Dependency Injection
11 11 (28.21%) Inversion of Control
11 11 (28.21%) MSTest
11 11 (28.21%) MVVM

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (10.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) NUnit
2 11 (28.21%) MSTest
2 11 (28.21%) Rhino Mocks
2 11 (28.21%) Moq
3 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (25.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (94.87%) Developer
2 26 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 19 (48.72%) C# Developer
3 19 (48.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 19 (48.72%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (25.64%) C# Software Developer
4 10 (25.64%) Software Developer
5 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (2.56%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (92.31%) ASP.NET
3 28 (71.79%) WPF
4 18 (46.15%) HTML
5 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (38.46%) jQuery
6 15 (38.46%) Silverlight
7 13 (33.33%) WinForms
8 11 (28.21%) Spring.NET
8 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 11 (28.21%) Unity DI Container
8 11 (28.21%) Castle Windsor
8 11 (28.21%) Ninject
8 11 (28.21%) Razor View Engine
9 10 (25.64%) HTML5
10 7 (17.95%) .NET Framework
10 7 (17.95%) LINQ
10 7 (17.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (12.82%) WF
11 5 (12.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (25.64%) Mathematics
2 10 (25.64%) Physics
2 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (69.23%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) MVC
2 16 (41.03%) Scrum
3 15 (38.46%) TDD
3 15 (38.46%) Web Application Development
4 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (28.21%) Kanban
4 11 (28.21%) Dependency Injection
4 11 (28.21%) MVVM
5 10 (25.64%) Web Development
6 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.26%) BDD
9 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.56%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (23.08%) SQL
3 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.82%) C++
4 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
5 4 (10.26%) VB
5 4 (10.26%) Ruby
6 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Degree
2 10 (25.64%) PhD
3 2 (5.13%) MCP
3 2 (5.13%) MCAD
3 2 (5.13%) MCSD
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
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