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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 48 54 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -27
Permanent jobs citing WCF 31 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.91% 3.27% 8.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.83% 8.41% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 48
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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
262 345 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 33.04% 38.90% 40.24%
Number of salaries quoted 226 316 225
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
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 31 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 31 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 -2 23 £40,000 - 1
Corby - 5 £50,000 - 1
Kettering - 2 £40,000 -
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 64 (100.00%) C#
1 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (89.06%) MVC
3 55 (85.94%) TDD
4 54 (84.38%) SQL Server
5 49 (76.56%) ASP.NET
6 46 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (70.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 33 (51.56%) Web Application Development
9 29 (45.31%) BDD
9 29 (45.31%) NoSQL
9 29 (45.31%) Node.js
9 29 (45.31%) Git (software)
9 29 (45.31%) RESTful
9 29 (45.31%) ASP.NET Web API
9 29 (45.31%) Ruby
10 25 (39.06%) VB
10 25 (39.06%) VB.NET
10 25 (39.06%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (26.56%) Degree
12 17 (26.56%) CruiseControl
13 16 (25.00%) .NET Framework
14 14 (21.88%) SQL
14 14 (21.88%) Android
15 13 (20.31%) jQuery
15 13 (20.31%) Scrum
16 12 (18.75%) Unit Testing
17 11 (17.19%) Web Development
17 11 (17.19%) T-SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 29 (45.31%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (84.38%) SQL Server
2 29 (45.31%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 29 (45.31%) Git (software)
2 17 (26.56%) CruiseControl
3 8 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (7.81%) NUnit
5 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.25%) Moq
5 4 (6.25%) MSTest
6 3 (4.69%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.94%) Back Office
2 3 (4.69%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (98.44%) Developer
2 38 (59.38%) .NET Developer
3 18 (28.13%) Senior Developer
4 17 (26.56%) C# Developer
5 14 (21.88%) Software Developer
6 13 (20.31%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (17.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (14.06%) Senior Software Developer
8 9 (14.06%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Junior C# Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Junior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.13%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Junior
9 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Junior Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (76.56%) ASP.NET
3 45 (70.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (45.31%) RESTful
4 29 (45.31%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 13 (20.31%) jQuery
7 9 (14.06%) HTML
8 7 (10.94%) LINQ
9 5 (7.81%) JSON
9 5 (7.81%) XML
10 4 (6.25%) NHibernate
10 4 (6.25%) Spring.NET
10 4 (6.25%) HTML5
10 4 (6.25%) Entity Framework
10 4 (6.25%) Castle Windsor
10 4 (6.25%) Ninject
10 4 (6.25%) Unity DI Container
11 3 (4.69%) CSS
12 2 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) N-Tier
2 6 (9.38%) Mathematics
2 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.81%) Social Media
3 5 (7.81%) BBC
4 4 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.13%) Physics
7 1 (1.56%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Android
2 7 (10.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (89.06%) MVC
2 55 (85.94%) TDD
3 46 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (51.56%) Web Application Development
5 29 (45.31%) BDD
6 25 (39.06%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (20.31%) Scrum
9 12 (18.75%) Unit Testing
10 11 (17.19%) Web Development
11 10 (15.63%) OO
12 7 (10.94%) Android Development
13 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
13 4 (6.25%) Coaching
13 4 (6.25%) Kanban
13 4 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
14 1 (1.56%) Continuous Delivery
14 1 (1.56%) CRM
14 1 (1.56%) E-Commerce
14 1 (1.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (45.31%) Ruby
3 25 (39.06%) VB
3 25 (39.06%) VB.NET
4 14 (21.88%) SQL
5 11 (17.19%) T-SQL
5 11 (17.19%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
1 7 (10.94%) Xamarin
2 6 (9.38%) Facebook
3 5 (7.81%) Apple
3 5 (7.81%) Sony
3 5 (7.81%) Yahoo!
3 5 (7.81%) Google
4 1 (1.56%) Twitter
Corby, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday