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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 35 60 64
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 30 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.50% 2.74% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.44% 7.93% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 14
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,900 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £48,750
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
172 227 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 31.56% 34.60% 32.42%
Number of salaries quoted 130 186 207
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
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 June 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Northampton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (94.00%) C#
3 46 (92.00%) ASP.NET
4 44 (88.00%) MVC
5 34 (68.00%) VB.NET
6 32 (64.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 28 (56.00%) Git (software)
7 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (56.00%) Node.js
7 28 (56.00%) SQL Server
8 26 (52.00%) VB
8 26 (52.00%) TDD
9 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (50.00%) Ruby
9 25 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (50.00%) Web Application Development
9 25 (50.00%) BDD
9 25 (50.00%) NoSQL
9 25 (50.00%) RESTful
9 25 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 17 (34.00%) Web Development
11 14 (28.00%) SQL
12 13 (26.00%) HTML
12 13 (26.00%) Visual Studio
13 12 (24.00%) Degree
13 12 (24.00%) jQuery
14 11 (22.00%) .NET Framework
14 11 (22.00%) Web Services
15 10 (20.00%) OO

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 (16.00%) IIS
2 3 (6.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 25 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 28 (56.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (26.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (12.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 50 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (26.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (26.00%) C# Developer
4 11 (22.00%) C# WCF Developer
4 11 (22.00%) WCF Developer
5 9 (18.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (14.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (14.00%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Software Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.00%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (8.00%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Web Developer
9 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Digital Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Systems Developer
10 2 (4.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (92.00%) ASP.NET
3 32 (64.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (56.00%) Node.js
5 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 25 (50.00%) RESTful
6 13 (26.00%) HTML
7 12 (24.00%) jQuery
8 11 (22.00%) .NET Framework
8 11 (22.00%) Web Services
9 10 (20.00%) WinForms
10 9 (18.00%) WPF
11 8 (16.00%) Ajax
12 7 (14.00%) HTML5
12 7 (14.00%) LINQ
13 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (12.00%) Entity Framework
13 6 (12.00%) Silverlight
14 5 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (12.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (12.00%) Physics
2 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (88.00%) MVC
2 26 (52.00%) TDD
3 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (50.00%) BDD
3 25 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 17 (34.00%) Web Development
5 10 (20.00%) OO
6 6 (12.00%) Prototyping
7 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (4.00%) OOP
10 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 47 (94.00%) C#
2 34 (68.00%) VB.NET
3 26 (52.00%) VB
4 25 (50.00%) Ruby
5 14 (28.00%) SQL
6 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (6.00%) Xamarin
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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