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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 42 63 37
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -26
Permanent jobs citing WCF 21 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.29% 2.44% 5.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.14% 6.94% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 26
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
173 216 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 35.31% 35.06% 28.62%
Number of salaries quoted 142 173 158
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 34 (100.00%) MVC
2 32 (94.12%) C#
2 32 (94.12%) .NET
3 31 (91.18%) SQL Server
4 22 (64.71%) VB.NET
5 21 (61.76%) ASP.NET
6 20 (58.82%) VB
6 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (50.00%) BDD
8 17 (50.00%) NoSQL
8 17 (50.00%) RESTful
8 17 (50.00%) Node.js
8 17 (50.00%) Web Application Development
8 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 17 (50.00%) TDD
8 17 (50.00%) Ruby
8 17 (50.00%) Git (software)
9 12 (35.29%) SQL
10 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
10 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (29.41%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (29.41%) IIS
11 10 (29.41%) DTS
12 9 (26.47%) Workflow
12 9 (26.47%) Practice Management

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 10 (29.41%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (29.41%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (91.18%) SQL Server
2 17 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 17 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (29.41%) DTS
4 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Games
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 23 (67.65%) .NET Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Integration Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) ASP Developer
5 2 (5.88%) WCF Developer
5 2 (5.88%) XML Developer
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Junior VB.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior VB.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (94.12%) .NET
2 21 (61.76%) ASP.NET
3 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (50.00%) Node.js
4 17 (50.00%) RESTful
5 9 (26.47%) REST
6 6 (17.65%) Web Services
7 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
7 5 (14.71%) WinForms
7 5 (14.71%) WPF
7 5 (14.71%) XML
8 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) MVC
2 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (50.00%) BDD
4 17 (50.00%) TDD
4 17 (50.00%) Web Application Development
5 9 (26.47%) Case Management
5 9 (26.47%) Practice Management
5 9 (26.47%) Workflow
6 2 (5.88%) OOP
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) C#
2 22 (64.71%) VB.NET
3 20 (58.82%) VB
4 17 (50.00%) Ruby
5 12 (35.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) SAP
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago