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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 36 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 29 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.58% 2.76% 3.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.13% 8.33% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 19
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
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
160 204 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 30.77% 33.17% 35.27%
Number of salaries quoted 130 159 202
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 May 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Northampton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (95.83%) C#
3 44 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 44 (91.67%) MVC
4 34 (70.83%) VB.NET
5 32 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (64.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 29 (60.42%) Node.js
7 29 (60.42%) SQL Server
7 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (58.33%) Web Application Development
9 27 (56.25%) TDD
9 27 (56.25%) VB
9 27 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (54.17%) Ruby
10 26 (54.17%) SQL Server 2014
10 26 (54.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 26 (54.17%) BDD
10 26 (54.17%) NoSQL
10 26 (54.17%) Git (software)
10 26 (54.17%) RESTful
11 14 (29.17%) Web Development
11 14 (29.17%) HTML
12 13 (27.08%) Visual Studio
13 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
13 12 (25.00%) jQuery
14 11 (22.92%) SQL
15 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
15 10 (20.83%) OO
15 10 (20.83%) Degree

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 29 (60.42%) Node.js
2 9 (18.75%) IIS
3 3 (6.25%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (60.42%) SQL Server
2 26 (54.17%) NoSQL
2 26 (54.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (54.17%) Git (software)
2 13 (27.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (8.33%) Games
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 48 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (22.92%) C# Developer
3 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (18.75%) C# WCF Developer
3 9 (18.75%) WCF Developer
4 7 (14.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.42%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (10.42%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.17%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 32 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (64.58%) ASP.NET Web API
5 26 (54.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 26 (54.17%) RESTful
6 14 (29.17%) HTML
7 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 12 (25.00%) jQuery
8 9 (18.75%) Entity Framework
9 8 (16.67%) Ajax
9 8 (16.67%) CSS
9 8 (16.67%) LINQ
9 8 (16.67%) WPF
10 7 (14.58%) Web Services
11 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (12.50%) HTML5
11 6 (12.50%) WinForms
12 5 (10.42%) Silverlight
13 3 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 4 (8.33%) Physics
2 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (91.67%) MVC
2 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (58.33%) Web Application Development
4 27 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (56.25%) TDD
5 26 (54.17%) BDD
6 14 (29.17%) Web Development
7 10 (20.83%) OO
8 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (4.17%) OOD
10 2 (4.17%) SDLC
11 1 (2.08%) OOP
11 1 (2.08%) Performance Analysis
11 1 (2.08%) Project Management
11 1 (2.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 46 (95.83%) C#
2 34 (70.83%) VB.NET
3 27 (56.25%) VB
4 26 (54.17%) Ruby
5 11 (22.92%) SQL
6 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
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