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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 44 47 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Permanent jobs citing WCF 34 34 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.63% 3.98% 8.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.11% 10.24% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 43
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
241 332 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 32.79% 38.88% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 209 311 190
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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 -5 29 £40,000 - 1
Kettering - 3 £40,000 -
Corby - 1 £50,000 - 1
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 67 (100.00%) C#
1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (82.09%) MVC
3 52 (77.61%) SQL Server
3 52 (77.61%) TDD
4 49 (73.13%) ASP.NET
5 44 (65.67%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (61.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (43.28%) Web Application Development
8 26 (38.81%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (37.31%) VB
9 25 (37.31%) VB.NET
10 24 (35.82%) Ruby
10 24 (35.82%) Git (software)
10 24 (35.82%) RESTful
10 24 (35.82%) BDD
10 24 (35.82%) NoSQL
10 24 (35.82%) Node.js
10 24 (35.82%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (34.33%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (31.34%) Degree
13 19 (28.36%) jQuery
14 17 (25.37%) CruiseControl
15 16 (23.88%) .NET Framework
15 16 (23.88%) SQL
16 15 (22.39%) HTML
16 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
16 15 (22.39%) Web Development
16 15 (22.39%) Scrum
17 14 (20.90%) Android

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 (35.82%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (77.61%) SQL Server
2 24 (35.82%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (35.82%) Git (software)
2 17 (25.37%) CruiseControl
3 9 (13.43%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (8.96%) NUnit
5 5 (7.46%) Moq
5 5 (7.46%) MSTest
6 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.48%) Subversion
8 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (10.45%) Back Office
2 5 (7.46%) Games
3 3 (4.48%) Finance
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (97.01%) Developer
2 36 (53.73%) .NET Developer
3 22 (32.84%) C# Developer
4 18 (26.87%) Software Developer
4 18 (26.87%) Senior Developer
4 18 (26.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (20.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (13.43%) Senior Software Developer
6 9 (13.43%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (7.46%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Junior C# Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Junior
8 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Junior Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.49%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (73.13%) ASP.NET
3 41 (61.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (35.82%) RESTful
4 24 (35.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (28.36%) jQuery
6 16 (23.88%) .NET Framework
7 15 (22.39%) HTML
8 7 (10.45%) LINQ
8 7 (10.45%) HTML5
8 7 (10.45%) JSON
8 7 (10.45%) XML
9 6 (8.96%) WPF
9 6 (8.96%) Silverlight
10 5 (7.46%) Spring.NET
10 5 (7.46%) Castle Windsor
10 5 (7.46%) Ninject
10 5 (7.46%) Unity DI Container
11 4 (5.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (5.97%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) N-Tier
1 9 (13.43%) Mathematics
1 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.46%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (7.46%) Physics
3 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.49%) BBC
4 1 (1.49%) Social Media
4 1 (1.49%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Android
2 12 (17.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (82.09%) MVC
2 52 (77.61%) TDD
3 44 (65.67%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (43.28%) Web Application Development
5 26 (38.81%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (35.82%) BDD
7 23 (34.33%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (22.39%) Web Development
8 15 (22.39%) Scrum
9 12 (17.91%) Unit Testing
10 8 (11.94%) OO
11 7 (10.45%) Android Development
12 5 (7.46%) Kanban
12 5 (7.46%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
13 4 (5.97%) Coaching
14 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce
14 2 (2.99%) SOA
14 2 (2.99%) Software Engineering
15 1 (1.49%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (37.31%) VB
2 25 (37.31%) VB.NET
3 24 (35.82%) Ruby
4 16 (23.88%) SQL
5 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
6 11 (16.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (31.34%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) PhD
3 2 (2.99%) VCP4
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.99%) Facebook
4 1 (1.49%) Twitter
4 1 (1.49%) Apple
4 1 (1.49%) Sony
4 1 (1.49%) Yahoo!
4 1 (1.49%) Google
Corby
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago