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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 58 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.81% 2.13% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.05% 6.80% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 2
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
236 206 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 34.96% 31.40% 43.12%
Number of salaries quoted 194 202 157
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Northampton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 41 (100.00%) C#
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (87.80%) ASP.NET
2 36 (87.80%) MVC
3 34 (82.93%) TDD
4 31 (75.61%) SQL Server
5 29 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (70.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (58.54%) Ruby
6 24 (58.54%) VB
6 24 (58.54%) VB.NET
6 24 (58.54%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (58.54%) Git (software)
6 24 (58.54%) RESTful
6 24 (58.54%) Node.js
6 24 (58.54%) Web Application Development
6 24 (58.54%) BDD
6 24 (58.54%) NoSQL
6 24 (58.54%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (29.27%) Degree
8 10 (24.39%) CruiseControl
8 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (24.39%) Android
9 7 (17.07%) Windows
9 7 (17.07%) HTML
9 7 (17.07%) SQL
9 7 (17.07%) jQuery
10 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
10 5 (12.20%) Xamarin
10 5 (12.20%) Android Development

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (58.54%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (75.61%) SQL Server
2 24 (58.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (58.54%) Git (software)
2 10 (24.39%) CruiseControl
General
1 5 (12.20%) Back Office
1 5 (12.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (63.41%) .NET Developer
3 12 (29.27%) C# Developer
3 12 (29.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (29.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Software Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Senior Developer
6 5 (12.20%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (87.80%) ASP.NET
3 29 (70.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (58.54%) RESTful
4 24 (58.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (17.07%) HTML
5 7 (17.07%) jQuery
6 5 (12.20%) WPF
6 5 (12.20%) Silverlight
6 5 (12.20%) LINQ
6 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework
6 5 (12.20%) HTML5
7 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (4.88%) JSON
7 2 (4.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
1 5 (12.20%) Physics
1 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Android
2 7 (17.07%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (87.80%) MVC
2 34 (82.93%) TDD
3 29 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (58.54%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (58.54%) BDD
4 24 (58.54%) Web Application Development
5 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.20%) Android Development
6 5 (12.20%) Web Development
6 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
6 5 (12.20%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (58.54%) VB
2 24 (58.54%) VB.NET
2 24 (58.54%) Ruby
3 7 (17.07%) SQL
4 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Xamarin
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago