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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 57 57 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -31
Permanent jobs citing WCF 25 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.67% 3.36% 6.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.74% 10.30% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 39
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
323 301 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 34.55% 32.61% 37.54%
Number of salaries quoted 295 270 217
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +1 24 £42,500 +6.25% 1
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 45 (100.00%) C#
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (95.56%) ASP.NET
3 39 (86.67%) MVC
4 38 (84.44%) SQL Server
5 34 (75.56%) TDD
6 33 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 29 (64.44%) Node.js
8 29 (64.44%) Web Application Development
8 29 (64.44%) BDD
8 29 (64.44%) NoSQL
8 29 (64.44%) Git (software)
8 29 (64.44%) RESTful
8 29 (64.44%) Ruby
9 24 (53.33%) VB
9 24 (53.33%) VB.NET
9 24 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (33.33%) Degree
11 11 (24.44%) WPF
12 10 (22.22%) jQuery
12 10 (22.22%) HTML
12 10 (22.22%) Windows
13 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (13.33%) Games
14 6 (13.33%) PhD
14 6 (13.33%) Silverlight
14 6 (13.33%) HTML5

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 29 (64.44%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (84.44%) SQL Server
2 29 (64.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (64.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) NUnit
General
1 6 (13.33%) Games
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (97.78%) Developer
2 38 (84.44%) .NET Developer
3 15 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 15 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (28.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Junior Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Software Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Junior
6 6 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Junior C# Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Junior .NET Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Graduate
8 2 (4.44%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Graduate C# Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Designer
9 1 (2.22%) .NET Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (95.56%) ASP.NET
3 30 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 30 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 29 (64.44%) RESTful
5 11 (24.44%) WPF
6 10 (22.22%) HTML
6 10 (22.22%) jQuery
7 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (13.33%) HTML5
8 6 (13.33%) Silverlight
9 5 (11.11%) LINQ
9 5 (11.11%) Web Services
10 4 (8.89%) XML
10 4 (8.89%) JSON
11 1 (2.22%) SOAP
11 1 (2.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
1 6 (13.33%) Physics
1 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.11%) Social Media
2 5 (11.11%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (86.67%) MVC
2 34 (75.56%) TDD
3 33 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (64.44%) BDD
4 29 (64.44%) Web Application Development
5 24 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (13.33%) Web Development
7 5 (11.11%) OO
8 4 (8.89%) Scrum
9 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.22%) SOA
9 1 (2.22%) UML
9 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (2.22%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (64.44%) Ruby
3 24 (53.33%) VB
3 24 (53.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Apple
2 5 (11.11%) Sony
2 5 (11.11%) Yahoo!
2 5 (11.11%) Google
2 5 (11.11%) Facebook
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 18 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago