The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 24 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 57 31 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.82% 4.83% 3.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.69% 14.49% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 54 30 15
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,550 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WCF
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
305 214 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 57.87% 33.33% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 259 197 202
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

WCF
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WCF Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

WCF
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

WCF
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +4 27 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Gateshead +5 21 £37,500 +2.73% 1
Sunderland +1 7 £47,500 +18.75%
WCF
North East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

1 104 (92.04%) C#
2 103 (91.15%) SQL Server
3 99 (87.61%) .NET
4 95 (84.07%) ASP.NET
5 86 (76.11%) Agile Software Development
6 81 (71.68%) MVC
7 76 (67.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 70 (61.95%) Web Application Development
9 69 (61.06%) ASP.NET Web API
9 69 (61.06%) TDD
10 66 (58.41%) .NET Framework
11 62 (54.87%) Git (software)
12 58 (51.33%) Node.js
13 57 (50.44%) Entity Framework
14 56 (49.56%) NoSQL
14 56 (49.56%) Ruby
15 52 (46.02%) BDD
15 52 (46.02%) RESTful
16 30 (26.55%) JavaScript
16 30 (26.55%) SQL
17 28 (24.78%) Microsoft
18 26 (23.01%) CSS
19 23 (20.35%) T-SQL
19 23 (20.35%) Ajax
20 22 (19.47%) Enterprise Software
21 21 (18.58%) HTML
22 20 (17.70%) C++
23 19 (16.81%) Web Services
24 17 (15.04%) OO
24 17 (15.04%) VB

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 58 (51.33%) Node.js
2 15 (13.27%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (8.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (8.85%) IIS
3 10 (8.85%) SharePoint
3 10 (8.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (7.08%) CMS
5 5 (4.42%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (4.42%) Alfresco
6 3 (2.65%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (8.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.42%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.96%) Office 365
3 3 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (91.15%) SQL Server
2 56 (49.56%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.62%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (6.19%) Big Data
5 7 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (6.19%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.88%) MySQL
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 62 (54.87%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.85%) Subversion
3 8 (7.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.08%) NUnit
3 8 (7.08%) MSTest
3 8 (7.08%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (7.08%) Moq
4 3 (2.65%) SpecFlow
4 3 (2.65%) Selenium
5 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.77%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (9.73%) Games
2 1 (0.88%) Retail
2 1 (0.88%) German Language
2 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 108 (95.58%) Developer
2 75 (66.37%) .NET Developer
3 12 (10.62%) Software Developer
4 11 (9.73%) C# Developer
5 9 (7.96%) Senior Developer
5 9 (7.96%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (4.42%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (4.42%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (3.54%) Java Developer
7 4 (3.54%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (2.65%) Technical Leader
8 3 (2.65%) Lead Developer
9 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (1.77%) Applications Developer
9 2 (1.77%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (1.77%) C# Application Developer
9 2 (1.77%) .NET Applications Developer
9 2 (1.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (1.77%) Lead .NET Developer
10 1 (0.88%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (87.61%) .NET
2 95 (84.07%) ASP.NET
3 76 (67.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 69 (61.06%) ASP.NET Web API
5 66 (58.41%) .NET Framework
6 57 (50.44%) Entity Framework
7 52 (46.02%) RESTful
8 26 (23.01%) CSS
9 23 (20.35%) Ajax
10 21 (18.58%) HTML
11 19 (16.81%) Web Services
12 15 (13.27%) Ninject
13 14 (12.39%) KnockoutJS
13 14 (12.39%) XML
14 13 (11.50%) jQuery
15 9 (7.96%) HTML5
16 8 (7.08%) Spring.NET
16 8 (7.08%) Castle Windsor
16 8 (7.08%) AngularJS
16 8 (7.08%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.47%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (7.08%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (6.19%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.19%) iPhone
4 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.73%) Windows
2 7 (6.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (76.11%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (71.68%) MVC
3 70 (61.95%) Web Application Development
4 69 (61.06%) TDD
5 52 (46.02%) BDD
6 17 (15.04%) OO
7 15 (13.27%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (8.85%) CRM
8 10 (8.85%) Migration
8 10 (8.85%) Scrum
9 9 (7.96%) OOA/OOD
10 8 (7.08%) Kanban
10 8 (7.08%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.19%) Domain-Driven Design
11 7 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (5.31%) Content Management
13 5 (4.42%) Workflow
13 5 (4.42%) Resource Management
14 4 (3.54%) Mentoring
14 4 (3.54%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 104 (92.04%) C#
2 56 (49.56%) Ruby
3 30 (26.55%) JavaScript
3 30 (26.55%) SQL
4 23 (20.35%) T-SQL
5 20 (17.70%) C++
6 17 (15.04%) VB
7 16 (14.16%) VB.NET
8 11 (9.73%) Java
9 7 (6.19%) Perl
9 7 (6.19%) PHP
9 7 (6.19%) Python
9 7 (6.19%) C
10 5 (4.42%) Scala
11 2 (1.77%) VB6
12 1 (0.88%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.88%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.73%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.96%) MCP
2 9 (7.96%) MCAD
2 9 (7.96%) MCSD
2 9 (7.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.96%) MCTS
3 5 (4.42%) Degree
4 2 (1.77%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 28 (24.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.19%) Oracle
2 7 (6.19%) Sybase
2 7 (6.19%) Google
3 5 (4.42%) TIBCO
4 3 (2.65%) RedDot
4 3 (2.65%) Sitecore
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