The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 53 47 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 15 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.37% 1.76% 5.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.43% 3.95% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 24
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £22,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £48,700 £52,500 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
202 152 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 31.91% 44.57% 36.63%
Number of salaries quoted 198 143 145
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Northamptonshire

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 29 July 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Northampton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 38 (100.00%) C#
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (94.74%) ASP.NET
3 26 (68.42%) WPF
4 25 (65.79%) Windows
5 21 (55.26%) SQL Server
6 18 (47.37%) MVC
6 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (44.74%) HTML
8 15 (39.47%) Scrum
8 15 (39.47%) TDD
8 15 (39.47%) Web Application Development
9 14 (36.84%) jQuery
9 14 (36.84%) Silverlight
9 14 (36.84%) Degree
10 12 (31.58%) NUnit
10 12 (31.58%) WinForms
10 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
11 10 (26.32%) SQL
11 10 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (26.32%) Kanban
11 10 (26.32%) Spring.NET
11 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 10 (26.32%) Unity DI Container
11 10 (26.32%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (26.32%) Inversion of Control
11 10 (26.32%) MSTest
11 10 (26.32%) MVVM
11 10 (26.32%) Rhino Mocks
11 10 (26.32%) Moq

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (13.16%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (55.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) NUnit
2 10 (26.32%) MSTest
2 10 (26.32%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (26.32%) Moq
3 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (23.68%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (94.74%) Developer
2 26 (68.42%) .NET Developer
3 18 (47.37%) C# Developer
3 18 (47.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 18 (47.37%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (23.68%) Software Developer
4 9 (23.68%) C# Software Developer
4 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (5.26%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (2.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (94.74%) ASP.NET
3 26 (68.42%) WPF
4 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (44.74%) HTML
6 14 (36.84%) Silverlight
6 14 (36.84%) jQuery
7 12 (31.58%) WinForms
8 10 (26.32%) Spring.NET
8 10 (26.32%) Castle Windsor
8 10 (26.32%) Ninject
8 10 (26.32%) Razor View Engine
8 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 10 (26.32%) Unity DI Container
9 9 (23.68%) HTML5
10 7 (18.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (18.42%) LINQ
10 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
11 5 (13.16%) WF
11 5 (13.16%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (23.68%) Mathematics
2 9 (23.68%) Physics
2 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.16%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) MVC
2 15 (39.47%) Scrum
2 15 (39.47%) TDD
2 15 (39.47%) Web Application Development
3 10 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (26.32%) Kanban
3 10 (26.32%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (26.32%) MVVM
4 9 (23.68%) Web Development
5 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.16%) BDD
6 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (26.32%) SQL
3 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.16%) VB
4 5 (13.16%) VB.NET
4 5 (13.16%) Ruby
4 5 (13.16%) C++
5 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Degree
2 9 (23.68%) PhD
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) MCP
3 2 (5.26%) MCAD
3 2 (5.26%) MCSD
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
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