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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 50 51 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 24 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.31% 2.87% 4.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.17% 9.64% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 16
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
236 197 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 32.60% 29.76% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 214 185 138
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 August 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Northampton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 37 (94.87%) ASP.NET
3 33 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 33 (84.62%) MVC
4 29 (74.36%) TDD
5 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (61.54%) Ruby
6 24 (61.54%) VB
6 24 (61.54%) VB.NET
6 24 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (61.54%) Git (software)
6 24 (61.54%) RESTful
6 24 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (61.54%) BDD
6 24 (61.54%) NoSQL
6 24 (61.54%) Node.js
6 24 (61.54%) Web Application Development
6 24 (61.54%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (38.46%) Degree
8 11 (28.21%) WPF
9 10 (25.64%) jQuery
9 10 (25.64%) Windows
9 10 (25.64%) HTML
10 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (15.38%) Games
11 6 (15.38%) PhD
11 6 (15.38%) Web Development
11 6 (15.38%) Silverlight

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 24 (61.54%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 24 (61.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) NUnit
General
1 6 (15.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Developer
2 33 (84.62%) .NET Developer
3 15 (38.46%) C# Developer
3 15 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Junior Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Junior C# Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Junior .NET Developer
6 6 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Junior
6 6 (15.38%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Graduate
8 2 (5.13%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Graduate C# Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (94.87%) ASP.NET
3 24 (61.54%) RESTful
3 24 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (61.54%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (28.21%) WPF
5 10 (25.64%) HTML
5 10 (25.64%) jQuery
6 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (15.38%) HTML5
7 6 (15.38%) Silverlight
8 5 (12.82%) LINQ
8 5 (12.82%) Web Services
9 4 (10.26%) XML
9 4 (10.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
1 6 (15.38%) Physics
1 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) MVC
2 29 (74.36%) TDD
3 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (61.54%) BDD
4 24 (61.54%) Web Application Development
5 6 (15.38%) Web Development
6 3 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (61.54%) VB
2 24 (61.54%) VB.NET
2 24 (61.54%) Ruby
3 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) PhD
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
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