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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 41 50 60
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 26 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.60% 3.35% 2.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.20% 9.48% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 16
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £23,350 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £47,750
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
197 232 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 34.87% 35.37% 32.55%
Number of salaries quoted 142 197 205
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 July 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Northampton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 45 (93.75%) C#
3 44 (91.67%) ASP.NET
4 42 (87.50%) MVC
5 31 (64.58%) VB.NET
6 29 (60.42%) ASP.NET Web API
7 26 (54.17%) SQL Server
8 25 (52.08%) Git (software)
8 25 (52.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (52.08%) Node.js
9 24 (50.00%) TDD
10 23 (47.92%) VB
11 22 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (45.83%) Ruby
11 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (45.83%) Web Application Development
11 22 (45.83%) BDD
11 22 (45.83%) NoSQL
11 22 (45.83%) RESTful
11 22 (45.83%) SQL Server 2014
11 22 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 17 (35.42%) Web Development
13 14 (29.17%) SQL
14 13 (27.08%) HTML
14 13 (27.08%) Visual Studio
14 13 (27.08%) Degree
15 12 (25.00%) jQuery
15 12 (25.00%) Web Services
16 11 (22.92%) .NET Framework
17 10 (20.83%) WPF

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 8 (16.67%) IIS
2 3 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 22 (45.83%) NoSQL
2 22 (45.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 25 (52.08%) Git (software)
2 13 (27.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 48 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET Developer
3 14 (29.17%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (29.17%) C# Developer
4 11 (22.92%) C# WCF Developer
4 11 (22.92%) WCF Developer
5 10 (20.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (14.58%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (14.58%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Software Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Web Developer
9 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Junior
9 3 (6.25%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 29 (60.42%) ASP.NET Web API
4 25 (52.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (52.08%) Node.js
5 22 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 22 (45.83%) RESTful
6 13 (27.08%) HTML
7 12 (25.00%) jQuery
7 12 (25.00%) Web Services
8 11 (22.92%) .NET Framework
9 10 (20.83%) WinForms
9 10 (20.83%) WPF
10 8 (16.67%) Ajax
10 8 (16.67%) LINQ
11 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (14.58%) HTML5
12 6 (12.50%) Entity Framework
12 6 (12.50%) Silverlight
13 5 (10.42%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 6 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 6 (12.50%) Physics
2 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (87.50%) MVC
2 24 (50.00%) TDD
3 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (45.83%) BDD
3 22 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (45.83%) Web Application Development
4 17 (35.42%) Web Development
5 10 (20.83%) OO
6 6 (12.50%) Prototyping
7 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (4.17%) OOP
10 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 45 (93.75%) C#
2 31 (64.58%) VB.NET
3 23 (47.92%) VB
4 22 (45.83%) Ruby
5 14 (29.17%) SQL
6 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Sitecore
2 3 (6.25%) Xamarin
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