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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 52 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 37 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.82% 5.85% 5.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.91% 16.30% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 34
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
339 227 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 34.98% 35.86% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 300 209 214
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -14 25 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Daventry - 4 £25,000 - 1
Corby - 1 £42,000 - 1
Towcester - 1 £40,000 - 1
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 68 (100.00%) C#
1 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 64 (94.12%) ASP.NET
3 47 (69.12%) SQL Server
4 40 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 34 (50.00%) MVC
6 32 (47.06%) Windows
6 32 (47.06%) TDD
7 30 (44.12%) Web Application Development
8 28 (41.18%) HTML
9 24 (35.29%) Scrum
9 24 (35.29%) Silverlight
9 24 (35.29%) jQuery
10 23 (33.82%) WPF
10 23 (33.82%) BDD
11 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
12 20 (29.41%) NUnit
13 19 (27.94%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (27.94%) CSS
14 18 (26.47%) Rhino Mocks
14 18 (26.47%) Moq
14 18 (26.47%) Kanban
14 18 (26.47%) Web Development
15 16 (23.53%) Ajax
16 15 (22.06%) Degree
17 14 (20.59%) VB
17 14 (20.59%) Razor View Engine
17 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 13 (19.12%) VB.NET

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (17.65%) SharePoint
1 12 (17.65%) Node.js
2 11 (16.18%) SharePoint 2013
2 11 (16.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (7.35%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Photoshop
2 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
3 6 (8.82%) MS Office
4 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) Internet
2 6 (8.82%) Intranet
3 5 (7.35%) Extranet
4 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (69.12%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (29.41%) NUnit
2 19 (27.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (26.47%) Rhino Mocks
3 18 (26.47%) Moq
4 12 (17.65%) Git (software)
5 7 (10.29%) MSTest
6 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (16.18%) Music Industry
2 7 (10.29%) Games
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Marketing
3 1 (1.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 59 (86.76%) Developer
2 43 (63.24%) .NET Developer
3 17 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 17 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (23.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (14.71%) Software Developer
6 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (10.29%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Head of Development
8 4 (5.88%) Head of Software Development
8 4 (5.88%) Junior .NET Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Graduate
8 4 (5.88%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.88%) Junior Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Junior
9 2 (2.94%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Development Team Leader
9 2 (2.94%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 64 (94.12%) ASP.NET
3 34 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (41.18%) HTML
5 24 (35.29%) Silverlight
5 24 (35.29%) jQuery
6 23 (33.82%) WPF
7 19 (27.94%) CSS
8 16 (23.53%) Ajax
9 14 (20.59%) Razor View Engine
9 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 13 (19.12%) XML
11 12 (17.65%) RESTful
11 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (16.18%) XSL
12 11 (16.18%) NHibernate
12 11 (16.18%) .NET Framework
13 9 (13.24%) WinForms
14 8 (11.76%) LINQ
15 7 (10.29%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.29%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (10.29%) Mathematics
2 7 (10.29%) Physics
3 6 (8.82%) N-Tier
3 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.35%) iPhone
5 1 (1.47%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (47.06%) Windows
2 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (7.35%) Android
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (50.00%) MVC
3 32 (47.06%) TDD
4 30 (44.12%) Web Application Development
5 24 (35.29%) Scrum
6 23 (33.82%) BDD
7 18 (26.47%) Web Development
7 18 (26.47%) Kanban
8 12 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (16.18%) Web Accessibility
9 11 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (14.71%) Mentoring
10 10 (14.71%) Software Engineering
11 9 (13.24%) Incident Management
11 9 (13.24%) Web Design
11 9 (13.24%) MVVM
12 7 (10.29%) Dependency Injection
13 5 (7.35%) Android Development
13 5 (7.35%) iOS Development
14 4 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.59%) VB
4 13 (19.12%) VB.NET
4 13 (19.12%) SQL
5 12 (17.65%) Ruby
6 5 (7.35%) C++
7 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) Degree
2 7 (10.29%) PhD
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.94%) MCP
3 2 (2.94%) MCAD
3 2 (2.94%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
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