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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 41 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 30 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.44% 4.26% 5.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.71% 11.92% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 27
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
236 151 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 34.91% 35.70% 38.52%
Number of salaries quoted 222 142 189
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,500 £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 18 December 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Northampton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 55 (100.00%) C#
1 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (85.45%) ASP.NET
3 44 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 39 (70.91%) MVC
5 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (60.00%) TDD
6 32 (58.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (47.27%) VB
8 24 (43.64%) VB.NET
8 24 (43.64%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (43.64%) Ruby
8 24 (43.64%) BDD
8 24 (43.64%) NoSQL
8 24 (43.64%) RESTful
8 24 (43.64%) Node.js
8 24 (43.64%) Web Application Development
8 24 (43.64%) Git (software)
8 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET Web API
9 23 (41.82%) jQuery
10 19 (34.55%) Windows
11 18 (32.73%) HTML
11 18 (32.73%) Web Development
12 17 (30.91%) Degree
12 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
13 11 (20.00%) Mathematics
13 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
13 11 (20.00%) Silverlight
13 11 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (18.18%) .NET Framework

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 24 (43.64%) Node.js
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.64%) Lync
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Intranet
1 2 (3.64%) Internet
1 2 (3.64%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (43.64%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (43.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.73%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (9.09%) CruiseControl
5 4 (7.27%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.82%) Subversion
6 1 (1.82%) NUnit
General
1 7 (12.73%) Games
2 2 (3.64%) Back Office
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (100.00%) Developer
2 35 (63.64%) .NET Developer
3 20 (36.36%) C# Developer
4 16 (29.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (23.64%) Software Developer
6 11 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (14.55%) Senior Developer
8 7 (12.73%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Developer
12 1 (1.82%) Web Developer
12 1 (1.82%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (85.45%) ASP.NET
3 32 (58.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (43.64%) RESTful
4 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET Web API
5 23 (41.82%) jQuery
6 18 (32.73%) HTML
7 11 (20.00%) Silverlight
8 10 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 9 (16.36%) CSS
9 9 (16.36%) XML
10 8 (14.55%) WPF
10 8 (14.55%) HTML5
11 6 (10.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (9.09%) JSON
12 5 (9.09%) Ajax
13 4 (7.27%) NHibernate
13 4 (7.27%) LINQ
14 3 (5.45%) XSL
14 3 (5.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.73%) Physics
2 7 (12.73%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.64%) iPhone
4 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) Android
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) MVC
2 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (60.00%) TDD
3 24 (43.64%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (43.64%) BDD
3 24 (43.64%) Web Application Development
4 18 (32.73%) Web Development
5 11 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.27%) Android Development
6 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.27%) Coaching
7 3 (5.45%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.45%) OO
7 3 (5.45%) Scrum
8 2 (3.64%) Project Management
8 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.64%) iOS Development
9 1 (1.82%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (47.27%) VB
3 24 (43.64%) VB.NET
3 24 (43.64%) Ruby
4 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
5 10 (18.18%) SQL
6 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Degree
2 7 (12.73%) PhD
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Xamarin
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