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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 63 45 39
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 15 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.00% 4.46% 4.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.28% 14.60% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 30
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
239 226 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 31.82% 30.54% 37.35%
Number of salaries quoted 179 201 254
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -28 14 £42,500 +6.25% 1
WCF
East Midlands

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 45 (100.00%) .NET
1 45 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 44 (97.78%) C#
3 42 (93.33%) MVC
3 42 (93.33%) SQL Server
4 38 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (77.78%) TDD
6 33 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (64.44%) Web Application Development
7 29 (64.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 29 (64.44%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (62.22%) VB.NET
8 28 (62.22%) Node.js
8 28 (62.22%) Git (software)
9 27 (60.00%) RESTful
9 27 (60.00%) Ruby
9 27 (60.00%) BDD
9 27 (60.00%) NoSQL
9 27 (60.00%) VB
9 27 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 27 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 11 (24.44%) LINQ
11 10 (22.22%) WPF
11 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
12 9 (20.00%) HTML
12 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
12 9 (20.00%) Degree
13 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
13 8 (17.78%) Web Services
14 7 (15.56%) Windows

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 28 (62.22%) Node.js
2 3 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 27 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 27 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.44%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.22%) DB2
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (62.22%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (4.44%) NUnit
6 1 (2.22%) Bower
6 1 (2.22%) Grunt
6 1 (2.22%) gulp
6 1 (2.22%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.22%) PhantomJS
6 1 (2.22%) Protractor
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (97.78%) Developer
2 41 (91.11%) .NET Developer
3 11 (24.44%) C# Developer
4 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (17.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (15.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Junior
6 6 (13.33%) Junior C# Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Junior Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.44%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (4.44%) C++ Developer
9 2 (4.44%) C++ Software Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
1 45 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 33 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 29 (64.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 27 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 27 (60.00%) RESTful
5 11 (24.44%) LINQ
6 10 (22.22%) WPF
7 9 (20.00%) HTML
8 8 (17.78%) Web Services
9 7 (15.56%) CSS
9 7 (15.56%) jQuery
10 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (13.33%) Entity Framework
11 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
12 3 (6.67%) HTML5
12 3 (6.67%) JSON
12 3 (6.67%) Silverlight
12 3 (6.67%) WinForms
12 3 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) RIA
2 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (93.33%) MVC
2 38 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (77.78%) TDD
4 29 (64.44%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (64.44%) Web Application Development
5 27 (60.00%) BDD
6 5 (11.11%) OO
7 4 (8.89%) Scrum
8 3 (6.67%) Project Management
8 3 (6.67%) Web Development
9 2 (4.44%) OOD
9 2 (4.44%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (4.44%) SDLC
10 1 (2.22%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.22%) CRM
10 1 (2.22%) ETL
10 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.22%) PRINCE
10 1 (2.22%) SOA
10 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (97.78%) C#
2 28 (62.22%) VB.NET
3 27 (60.00%) Ruby
3 27 (60.00%) VB
4 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.33%) SQL
6 3 (6.67%) XAML
7 2 (4.44%) C++
8 1 (2.22%) RPG
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) MCAD
2 2 (4.44%) MCSD
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Typemock
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) Twitter
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