The table below looks at the statistics for WF skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WF over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 232 222 231
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing WF 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.066% 0.037% 0.089%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.085% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £29,250 £32,150 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.02% -16.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,870 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £32,430 £57,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
WF
England

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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2612 2362 2517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.24% 43.87% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2375 2121 2269
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WF
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

WF Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WF
Salary Trend in the South West

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

WF Salary Trend in the South West

WF
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WF across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

WF Salary Histogram in the South West

WF
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 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
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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
Cornwall -4 2 £26,000 -20.00%
Bristol - 2 £56,250 -
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing WF 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 WF.

1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) C#
3 10 (83.33%) Workflow
4 9 (75.00%) XML
5 8 (66.67%) OO
6 7 (58.33%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (50.00%) Middleware
7 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (50.00%) OOD
7 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
8 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
9 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (25.00%) WCF
10 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (16.67%) UML
11 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
11 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET
11 2 (16.67%) SOAP
11 2 (16.67%) WPF
11 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (16.67%) Web Development
11 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 2 (16.67%) JSON
11 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 2 (16.67%) Open Source
11 2 (16.67%) TDD
11 2 (16.67%) NUnit

WF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing WF 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 WF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) NUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Architect
1 7 (58.33%) Integration Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) Middleware
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) WCF
6 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET
6 2 (16.67%) SOAP
6 2 (16.67%) WPF
6 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (16.67%) JSON
6 2 (16.67%) REST
7 1 (8.33%) DAO
7 1 (8.33%) Ajax
7 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
7 1 (8.33%) LINQ
7 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Open Source
1 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Workflow
2 8 (66.67%) OO
3 6 (50.00%) OOD
3 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
6 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Sybase
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle