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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 59 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 14 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.50% 5.26% 6.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.57% 19.31% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 28
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
185 145 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 32.98% 27.26% 36.53%
Number of salaries quoted 140 133 168
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Northampton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 43 (100.00%) C#
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
1 43 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 41 (95.35%) SQL Server
3 40 (93.02%) MVC
4 37 (86.05%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (79.07%) TDD
6 32 (74.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (67.44%) Web Application Development
7 29 (67.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 29 (67.44%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (65.12%) Git (software)
9 27 (62.79%) RESTful
9 27 (62.79%) BDD
9 27 (62.79%) NoSQL
9 27 (62.79%) Node.js
9 27 (62.79%) SQL Server 2014
9 27 (62.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 27 (62.79%) VB
9 27 (62.79%) VB.NET
9 27 (62.79%) Ruby
10 10 (23.26%) LINQ
11 9 (20.93%) WPF
12 8 (18.60%) Degree
12 8 (18.60%) HTML
12 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
12 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
13 7 (16.28%) Windows
13 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
13 7 (16.28%) Web Services

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 27 (62.79%) Node.js
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (95.35%) SQL Server
2 27 (62.79%) NoSQL
2 27 (62.79%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (65.12%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
3 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (4.65%) NUnit
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (97.67%) Developer
2 39 (90.70%) .NET Developer
3 11 (25.58%) C# Developer
4 8 (18.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (16.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Junior
6 6 (13.95%) Junior C# Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Junior Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Junior .NET Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (4.65%) C++ Software Developer
9 2 (4.65%) C++/C# Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Graduate
9 2 (4.65%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
1 43 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 32 (74.42%) ASP.NET MVC
3 29 (67.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 27 (62.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 27 (62.79%) RESTful
5 10 (23.26%) LINQ
6 9 (20.93%) WPF
7 8 (18.60%) HTML
8 7 (16.28%) Web Services
9 6 (13.95%) CSS
9 6 (13.95%) jQuery
10 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (11.63%) Entity Framework
11 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
12 3 (6.98%) HTML5
12 3 (6.98%) JSON
12 3 (6.98%) XML
13 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 2 (4.65%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.65%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (93.02%) MVC
2 37 (86.05%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (79.07%) TDD
4 29 (67.44%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (67.44%) Web Application Development
5 27 (62.79%) BDD
6 4 (9.30%) OO
7 3 (6.98%) Project Management
7 3 (6.98%) Scrum
7 3 (6.98%) Web Development
8 2 (4.65%) OOD
8 2 (4.65%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) SDLC
9 1 (2.33%) CRM
9 1 (2.33%) ETL
9 1 (2.33%) PRINCE
9 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.33%) Time Management
9 1 (2.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (62.79%) Ruby
2 27 (62.79%) VB
2 27 (62.79%) VB.NET
3 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.63%) SQL
5 2 (4.65%) C++
5 2 (4.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) MCAD
2 2 (4.65%) MCSD
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Typemock
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago