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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 53 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 17 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.76% 3.06% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.33% 8.84% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 5
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
204 215 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 33.17% 34.62% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 159 198 142
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 46 (100.00%) C#
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (84.78%) MVC
3 38 (82.61%) TDD
4 37 (80.43%) ASP.NET
5 34 (73.91%) SQL Server
6 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (65.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (50.00%) VB
7 23 (50.00%) VB.NET
7 23 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 23 (50.00%) Node.js
7 23 (50.00%) Web Application Development
7 23 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 23 (50.00%) RESTful
7 23 (50.00%) BDD
7 23 (50.00%) NoSQL
7 23 (50.00%) Ruby
8 15 (32.61%) CruiseControl
8 15 (32.61%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (30.43%) Android
10 13 (28.26%) Degree
11 9 (19.57%) Unit Testing
11 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
11 9 (19.57%) SQL
11 9 (19.57%) T-SQL
12 7 (15.22%) Scrum
12 7 (15.22%) Back Office
12 7 (15.22%) HTML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 23 (50.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (73.91%) SQL Server
2 23 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (32.61%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.17%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) NUnit
General
1 7 (15.22%) Back Office
2 5 (10.87%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (54.35%) .NET Developer
3 14 (30.43%) C# Developer
3 14 (30.43%) Software Developer
4 13 (28.26%) Senior Developer
5 12 (26.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (26.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (17.39%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (10.87%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Junior C# Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Junior
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (80.43%) ASP.NET
3 30 (65.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 23 (50.00%) RESTful
5 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
6 7 (15.22%) HTML
6 7 (15.22%) LINQ
6 7 (15.22%) jQuery
7 5 (10.87%) HTML5
7 5 (10.87%) WPF
7 5 (10.87%) Silverlight
8 2 (4.35%) XML
8 2 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Mathematics
1 5 (10.87%) Physics
1 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Android
2 7 (15.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (84.78%) MVC
2 38 (82.61%) TDD
3 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 23 (50.00%) BDD
5 15 (32.61%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (19.57%) Unit Testing
7 7 (15.22%) Scrum
7 7 (15.22%) Web Development
7 7 (15.22%) Android Development
8 2 (4.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (50.00%) VB
2 23 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 23 (50.00%) Ruby
3 9 (19.57%) SQL
3 9 (19.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago