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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 64 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.10% 3.51% 3.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.92% 11.23% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 21
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
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
321 276 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 35.51% 31.26% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 276 266 250
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
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 7 July 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 7 July 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 0 18 £42,500 +21.42% 1
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 50 (100.00%) C#
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (88.00%) MVC
2 44 (88.00%) ASP.NET
3 42 (84.00%) TDD
4 39 (78.00%) SQL Server
5 37 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (74.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (62.00%) Web Application Development
7 30 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 29 (58.00%) Node.js
8 29 (58.00%) Git (software)
8 29 (58.00%) RESTful
8 29 (58.00%) BDD
8 29 (58.00%) NoSQL
8 29 (58.00%) Ruby
9 24 (48.00%) VB
9 24 (48.00%) VB.NET
9 24 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (26.00%) Degree
10 13 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (22.00%) CruiseControl
12 10 (20.00%) Android
13 9 (18.00%) Scrum
14 8 (16.00%) SQL
15 7 (14.00%) HTML
15 7 (14.00%) Windows
15 7 (14.00%) jQuery
16 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework
16 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (58.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (78.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (58.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (58.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (22.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (4.00%) NUnit
3 2 (4.00%) MSTest
3 2 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (4.00%) Moq
4 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (10.00%) Back Office
1 5 (10.00%) Games
2 3 (6.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 49 (98.00%) Developer
2 33 (66.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (24.00%) C# Developer
3 12 (24.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (22.00%) Software Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Solutions Designer
9 1 (2.00%) Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) .NET Designer
9 1 (2.00%) Technical Designer
9 1 (2.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (88.00%) ASP.NET
3 37 (74.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 29 (58.00%) RESTful
6 7 (14.00%) jQuery
6 7 (14.00%) HTML
7 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework
8 5 (10.00%) WPF
8 5 (10.00%) Silverlight
8 5 (10.00%) LINQ
8 5 (10.00%) HTML5
9 2 (4.00%) Castle Windsor
9 2 (4.00%) Ninject
9 2 (4.00%) Spring.NET
9 2 (4.00%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.00%) JSON
9 2 (4.00%) XML
10 1 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) BBC
1 5 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (10.00%) Physics
1 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.00%) Social Media
2 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Android
2 7 (14.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (88.00%) MVC
2 42 (84.00%) TDD
3 37 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (62.00%) Web Application Development
5 29 (58.00%) BDD
6 24 (48.00%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (18.00%) Scrum
9 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
10 5 (10.00%) Web Development
10 5 (10.00%) OO
10 5 (10.00%) Android Development
11 2 (4.00%) Kanban
11 2 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
12 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 1 (2.00%) SOA
12 1 (2.00%) UML
12 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (2.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (58.00%) Ruby
3 24 (48.00%) VB
3 24 (48.00%) VB.NET
4 8 (16.00%) SQL
5 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Apple
1 5 (10.00%) Sony
1 5 (10.00%) Yahoo!
1 5 (10.00%) Google
1 5 (10.00%) Facebook
1 5 (10.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday