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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 53 50 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Permanent jobs citing WCF 15 2 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.30% 0.55% 5.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% 1.29% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 21
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £22,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
210 155 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 32.26% 42.47% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 207 146 136
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £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 11 July 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Northampton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 11 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 40 (100.00%) C#
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (92.50%) ASP.NET
3 31 (77.50%) WPF
4 29 (72.50%) Windows
5 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 20 (50.00%) HTML
6 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (42.50%) Silverlight
6 17 (42.50%) Scrum
6 17 (42.50%) Degree
6 17 (42.50%) MVC
7 16 (40.00%) jQuery
8 15 (37.50%) TDD
8 15 (37.50%) Web Application Development
9 14 (35.00%) NUnit
9 14 (35.00%) WinForms
9 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
10 12 (30.00%) PhD
10 12 (30.00%) Mathematics
10 12 (30.00%) Physics
10 12 (30.00%) Computer Science
10 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (30.00%) Kanban
10 12 (30.00%) Spring.NET
10 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 12 (30.00%) Unity DI Container
10 12 (30.00%) Castle Windsor
10 12 (30.00%) Ninject
10 12 (30.00%) Razor View Engine

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 3 (7.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) NUnit
2 12 (30.00%) MSTest
2 12 (30.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (30.00%) Moq
3 6 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (27.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (95.00%) Developer
2 25 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 20 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 20 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 20 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 12 (30.00%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (2.50%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (92.50%) ASP.NET
3 31 (77.50%) WPF
4 20 (50.00%) HTML
5 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (42.50%) Silverlight
6 16 (40.00%) jQuery
7 14 (35.00%) WinForms
8 12 (30.00%) Spring.NET
8 12 (30.00%) HTML5
8 12 (30.00%) Castle Windsor
8 12 (30.00%) Ninject
8 12 (30.00%) Razor View Engine
8 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 12 (30.00%) Unity DI Container
9 6 (15.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (15.00%) LINQ
9 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
10 5 (12.50%) WF
11 4 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Mathematics
1 12 (30.00%) Physics
1 12 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 12 (30.00%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 29 (72.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) MVC
1 17 (42.50%) Scrum
2 15 (37.50%) TDD
2 15 (37.50%) Web Application Development
3 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (30.00%) Kanban
3 12 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
3 12 (30.00%) MVVM
4 11 (27.50%) Web Development
5 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.50%) BDD
7 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (22.50%) SQL
3 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.50%) C++
5 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.50%) Ruby
6 3 (7.50%) VB
7 1 (2.50%) Java
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) Degree
2 12 (30.00%) PhD
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.00%) MCP
3 2 (5.00%) MCAD
3 2 (5.00%) MCSD
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
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