The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 48 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 35 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.80% 4.46% 5.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.45% 11.30% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 38
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,100 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
WCF
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
335 239 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 36.33% 39.50% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 312 215 245
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Northamptonshire region.

WCF Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

WCF
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton 0 30 £40,000 - 2
Daventry - 2 £40,000 -
Kettering - 1 £40,000 - 1
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 70 (100.00%) C#
1 70 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (84.29%) ASP.NET
3 53 (75.71%) SQL Server
4 48 (68.57%) MVC
5 44 (62.86%) TDD
6 42 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (44.29%) Web Application Development
9 29 (41.43%) jQuery
10 28 (40.00%) VB
11 27 (38.57%) VB.NET
12 26 (37.14%) Windows
13 24 (34.29%) HTML
13 24 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (34.29%) Ruby
13 24 (34.29%) Git (software)
13 24 (34.29%) RESTful
13 24 (34.29%) BDD
13 24 (34.29%) NoSQL
13 24 (34.29%) Node.js
13 24 (34.29%) ASP.NET Web API
14 23 (32.86%) JavaScript
15 22 (31.43%) Web Development
16 19 (27.14%) Degree
16 19 (27.14%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (21.43%) CSS
17 15 (21.43%) .NET Framework
17 15 (21.43%) Computer Science
18 14 (20.00%) XML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (34.29%) Node.js
2 7 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (8.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.71%) Photoshop
3 3 (4.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Internet
2 3 (4.29%) Intranet
3 2 (2.86%) HTTP
3 2 (2.86%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (75.71%) SQL Server
2 24 (34.29%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (34.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.71%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (11.43%) NUnit
5 7 (10.00%) MSTest
5 7 (10.00%) Moq
5 7 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (8.57%) CruiseControl
7 2 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.00%) Games
2 2 (2.86%) Retail
2 2 (2.86%) Back Office
2 2 (2.86%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (92.86%) Developer
2 42 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 21 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 17 (24.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 12 (17.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (12.86%) Senior Developer
8 7 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Junior
9 5 (7.14%) Junior Developer
10 4 (5.71%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (5.71%) Graduate
10 4 (5.71%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (5.71%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (2.86%) Lead Developer
12 2 (2.86%) SharePoint Developer
13 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (84.29%) ASP.NET
3 40 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (41.43%) jQuery
5 24 (34.29%) HTML
5 24 (34.29%) RESTful
5 24 (34.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (21.43%) .NET Framework
6 15 (21.43%) CSS
7 14 (20.00%) XML
7 14 (20.00%) Silverlight
8 12 (17.14%) WPF
9 10 (14.29%) Ajax
10 9 (12.86%) HTML5
11 7 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
11 7 (10.00%) Ninject
11 7 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
11 7 (10.00%) Spring.NET
12 6 (8.57%) JSON
12 6 (8.57%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 11 (15.71%) Mathematics
3 8 (11.43%) N-Tier
4 7 (10.00%) Physics
4 7 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.86%) iPhone
6 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.43%) Social Network
6 1 (1.43%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.14%) Windows
2 6 (8.57%) Android
2 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (68.57%) MVC
2 44 (62.86%) TDD
3 42 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (44.29%) Web Application Development
5 24 (34.29%) BDD
5 24 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (31.43%) Web Development
7 19 (27.14%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (15.71%) Scrum
9 7 (10.00%) Kanban
9 7 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 6 (8.57%) Web Accessibility
10 6 (8.57%) OO
11 5 (7.14%) Incident Management
11 5 (7.14%) MVVM
11 5 (7.14%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.71%) Coaching
12 4 (5.71%) Android Development
12 4 (5.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (40.00%) VB
3 27 (38.57%) VB.NET
4 24 (34.29%) Ruby
5 23 (32.86%) JavaScript
6 11 (15.71%) SQL
7 6 (8.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (27.14%) Degree
2 7 (10.00%) PhD
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.86%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.43%) Facebook
3 1 (1.43%) Twitter
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