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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 43 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 34 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.35% 4.99% 4.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% 12.73% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 27
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,800 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
255 267 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 32.61% 39.21% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 234 247 231
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -8 28 £40,000 - 3
Kettering - 3 £40,000 - 1
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 71 (100.00%) C#
1 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (77.46%) SQL Server
2 55 (77.46%) ASP.NET
3 52 (73.24%) MVC
4 48 (67.61%) TDD
5 42 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (56.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (40.85%) Web Application Development
8 28 (39.44%) VB
9 26 (36.62%) VB.NET
9 26 (36.62%) jQuery
10 24 (33.80%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (33.80%) Ruby
10 24 (33.80%) BDD
10 24 (33.80%) NoSQL
10 24 (33.80%) Node.js
10 24 (33.80%) Git (software)
10 24 (33.80%) RESTful
10 24 (33.80%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (33.80%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (32.39%) HTML
11 23 (32.39%) Degree
12 21 (29.58%) Web Development
13 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
14 18 (25.35%) Windows
15 15 (21.13%) SQL
16 14 (19.72%) .NET Framework
17 13 (18.31%) CruiseControl
17 13 (18.31%) Scrum

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (33.80%) Node.js
2 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.82%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Office
3 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) Intranet
2 2 (2.82%) Internet
2 2 (2.82%) Extranet
2 2 (2.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (77.46%) SQL Server
2 24 (33.80%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (33.80%) Git (software)
2 13 (18.31%) CruiseControl
3 9 (12.68%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (8.45%) Visual Studio
4 6 (8.45%) NUnit
5 5 (7.04%) Moq
5 5 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (7.04%) MSTest
6 3 (4.23%) Subversion
General
1 7 (9.86%) Games
2 5 (7.04%) Back Office
3 3 (4.23%) Finance
4 2 (2.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (95.77%) Developer
2 38 (53.52%) .NET Developer
3 23 (32.39%) C# Developer
4 19 (26.76%) Software Developer
4 19 (26.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (19.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (19.72%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (9.86%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (2.82%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 2 (2.82%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (2.82%) Junior C# Developer
7 2 (2.82%) Junior .NET Developer
7 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (2.82%) Junior Developer
7 2 (2.82%) Junior
8 1 (1.41%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.41%) Lead Developer
8 1 (1.41%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (77.46%) ASP.NET
3 40 (56.34%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (36.62%) jQuery
5 24 (33.80%) RESTful
5 24 (33.80%) ASP.NET Web API
6 23 (32.39%) HTML
7 14 (19.72%) .NET Framework
8 12 (16.90%) Silverlight
8 12 (16.90%) XML
9 10 (14.08%) CSS
10 9 (12.68%) HTML5
11 8 (11.27%) WPF
12 7 (9.86%) JSON
13 6 (8.45%) Ajax
14 5 (7.04%) LINQ
14 5 (7.04%) Spring.NET
14 5 (7.04%) Castle Windsor
14 5 (7.04%) Ninject
14 5 (7.04%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Mathematics
1 11 (15.49%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.68%) N-Tier
3 7 (9.86%) Physics
4 5 (7.04%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.82%) iPhone
7 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.41%) Social Network
7 1 (1.41%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Windows
2 12 (16.90%) Android
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (73.24%) MVC
2 48 (67.61%) TDD
3 42 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (40.85%) Web Application Development
5 24 (33.80%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (33.80%) BDD
5 24 (33.80%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (29.58%) Web Development
7 13 (18.31%) Scrum
8 10 (14.08%) Unit Testing
9 7 (9.86%) OO
9 7 (9.86%) Android Development
10 5 (7.04%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.04%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (7.04%) Kanban
11 4 (5.63%) Web Accessibility
11 4 (5.63%) Coaching
11 4 (5.63%) Software Engineering
12 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
13 2 (2.82%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (39.44%) VB
3 26 (36.62%) VB.NET
4 24 (33.80%) Ruby
5 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
6 15 (21.13%) SQL
7 9 (12.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (32.39%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) PhD
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.41%) Facebook
3 1 (1.41%) Twitter
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Flexi - Time & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago