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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 69 52 34
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -18
Permanent jobs citing WCF 20 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.20% 3.33% 6.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.85% 9.04% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 40
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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
292 343 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 32.05% 36.84% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 242 312 246
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -7 15 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Corby - 5 £50,000 -
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 54 (100.00%) C#
1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (90.74%) TDD
3 48 (88.89%) MVC
4 45 (83.33%) SQL Server
5 43 (79.63%) ASP.NET
6 39 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (72.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (55.56%) Web Application Development
8 27 (50.00%) Node.js
8 27 (50.00%) BDD
8 27 (50.00%) NoSQL
8 27 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 27 (50.00%) Ruby
8 27 (50.00%) Git (software)
8 27 (50.00%) RESTful
9 22 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (40.74%) VB
9 22 (40.74%) VB.NET
10 17 (31.48%) CruiseControl
11 14 (25.93%) Degree
11 14 (25.93%) Android
12 13 (24.07%) .NET Framework
13 12 (22.22%) Scrum
14 11 (20.37%) Unit Testing
14 11 (20.37%) SQL
14 11 (20.37%) T-SQL
15 7 (12.96%) Back Office
15 7 (12.96%) OO

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 27 (50.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 27 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 27 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (31.48%) CruiseControl
3 5 (9.26%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (7.41%) NUnit
5 3 (5.56%) Subversion
5 3 (5.56%) Moq
5 3 (5.56%) MSTest
6 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.96%) Back Office
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (100.00%) Developer
2 32 (59.26%) .NET Developer
3 16 (29.63%) Senior Developer
4 13 (24.07%) Software Developer
4 13 (24.07%) C# Developer
5 10 (18.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (12.96%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Junior
8 2 (3.70%) Junior C# Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (79.63%) ASP.NET
3 39 (72.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 27 (50.00%) RESTful
5 13 (24.07%) .NET Framework
6 7 (12.96%) LINQ
7 6 (11.11%) jQuery
8 4 (7.41%) HTML
9 3 (5.56%) Spring.NET
9 3 (5.56%) Castle Windsor
9 3 (5.56%) Ninject
9 3 (5.56%) Unity DI Container
10 2 (3.70%) HTML5
10 2 (3.70%) Entity Framework
10 2 (3.70%) XML
10 2 (3.70%) NHibernate
10 2 (3.70%) JSON
10 2 (3.70%) WPF
10 2 (3.70%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) BBC
1 5 (9.26%) Social Media
2 4 (7.41%) N-Tier
2 4 (7.41%) Mathematics
2 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.70%) Physics
5 1 (1.85%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.93%) Android
2 4 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (90.74%) TDD
2 48 (88.89%) MVC
3 39 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (55.56%) Web Application Development
5 27 (50.00%) BDD
6 22 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (22.22%) Scrum
8 11 (20.37%) Unit Testing
9 7 (12.96%) OO
9 7 (12.96%) Android Development
10 6 (11.11%) Web Development
11 3 (5.56%) Kanban
11 3 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
12 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
12 2 (3.70%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (50.00%) Ruby
3 22 (40.74%) VB
3 22 (40.74%) VB.NET
4 11 (20.37%) SQL
4 11 (20.37%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Xamarin
2 6 (11.11%) Facebook
3 5 (9.26%) Yahoo!
3 5 (9.26%) Google
3 5 (9.26%) Apple
3 5 (9.26%) Sony
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.85%) Twitter
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