The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 31 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 20 27 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.62% 8.74% 10.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.53% 27.00% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 31
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,535 £38,070 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
WCF
Cambridgeshire

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 Peterborough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
121 100 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 33.99% 32.36% 47.75%
Number of salaries quoted 100 99 163
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,759 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

WCF
Salary Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Peterborough region.

WCF Salary Trend in Peterborough

WCF
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Peterborough

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 35 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (94.29%) .NET
3 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (71.43%) SQL
4 25 (71.43%) MVC
5 23 (65.71%) ASP.NET
6 22 (62.86%) XML
7 21 (60.00%) SOA
8 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
9 18 (51.43%) CSS
9 18 (51.43%) TDD
10 15 (42.86%) E-Commerce
10 15 (42.86%) jQuery
11 14 (40.00%) XSLT
12 13 (37.14%) Waterfall
13 12 (34.29%) NUnit
13 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (31.43%) HTML
14 11 (31.43%) Subversion
14 11 (31.43%) Relational Database
15 10 (28.57%) VB.NET
15 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
15 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (25.71%) Finance
16 9 (25.71%) Ajax
16 9 (25.71%) Degree
16 9 (25.71%) Rhino Mocks
17 8 (22.86%) HTML5
18 7 (20.00%) OO
18 7 (20.00%) Scrum

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) Relational Database
2 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) RavenDB
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) NUnit
2 11 (31.43%) Subversion
3 9 (25.71%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (77.14%) Developer
2 23 (65.71%) .NET Developer
3 21 (60.00%) Senior Developer
4 20 (57.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (31.43%) C# Developer
6 10 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (22.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (22.86%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (22.86%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Development Manager
8 3 (8.57%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Technical Leader
9 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.71%) Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Architect
10 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (94.29%) .NET
2 23 (65.71%) ASP.NET
3 22 (62.86%) XML
4 18 (51.43%) CSS
5 15 (42.86%) jQuery
6 14 (40.00%) XSLT
7 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (31.43%) HTML
9 9 (25.71%) Ajax
10 8 (22.86%) HTML5
11 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
12 3 (8.57%) Web Services
12 3 (8.57%) XHTML
13 1 (2.86%) SOAP
13 1 (2.86%) JSON
13 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
13 1 (2.86%) Backbone.js
13 1 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
13 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) UNIX
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (71.43%) MVC
3 21 (60.00%) SOA
4 18 (51.43%) TDD
5 15 (42.86%) E-Commerce
6 13 (37.14%) Waterfall
7 7 (20.00%) Scrum
7 7 (20.00%) OO
8 5 (14.29%) Kanban
9 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.43%) Extreme Programming
10 3 (8.57%) OOP
10 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (8.57%) Multithreading
11 2 (5.71%) Asset Management
12 1 (2.86%) OOD
12 1 (2.86%) RUP
12 1 (2.86%) BDD
12 1 (2.86%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (71.43%) SQL
3 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 10 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.57%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) VB
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle