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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 21 27 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 63 50 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.91% 9.36% 4.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.80% 16.95% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 60 50 28
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
254 295 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 48.02% 55.24% 41.87%
Number of salaries quoted 232 249 248
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,983 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +11 46 £37,500 - 6
Gateshead 0 14 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Sunderland +11 1 £28,500 -40.00%
North Tyneside - 1 £30,500 -
WCF
North East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for WCF.

1 90 (100.00%) .NET
2 80 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 74 (82.22%) C#
4 73 (81.11%) SQL Server
4 73 (81.11%) MVC
5 68 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (67.78%) .NET Framework
7 58 (64.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 48 (53.33%) Entity Framework
8 48 (53.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 40 (44.44%) JavaScript
10 35 (38.89%) Git (software)
10 35 (38.89%) Node.js
11 34 (37.78%) Web Application Development
11 34 (37.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 33 (36.67%) BDD
12 33 (36.67%) RESTful
12 33 (36.67%) TDD
13 32 (35.56%) Ruby
13 32 (35.56%) SQL Server 2014
14 31 (34.44%) NoSQL
14 31 (34.44%) Code First Entity Framework
15 30 (33.33%) SQL
16 28 (31.11%) Microsoft
17 24 (26.67%) WPF
18 21 (23.33%) AngularJS
19 19 (21.11%) LINQ
19 19 (21.11%) HTML
20 18 (20.00%) T-SQL
20 18 (20.00%) KnockoutJS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (38.89%) Node.js
2 8 (8.89%) IIS
3 3 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.11%) CMS
4 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.33%) Sage Pay
2 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (81.11%) SQL Server
2 32 (35.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 31 (34.44%) NoSQL
4 9 (10.00%) MySQL
4 9 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.44%) DB2
6 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.22%) Big Data
7 2 (2.22%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.22%) Grunt
4 2 (2.22%) Subversion
5 1 (1.11%) JIRA
5 1 (1.11%) Moq
5 1 (1.11%) MSTest
5 1 (1.11%) NUnit
5 1 (1.11%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 12 (13.33%) Games
2 11 (12.22%) Finance
3 10 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (1.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 81 (90.00%) Developer
2 60 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 31 (34.44%) C# Developer
4 22 (24.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (23.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 14 (15.56%) SQL Developer
8 13 (14.44%) Software Developer
9 11 (12.22%) Agile Developer
10 9 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
10 9 (10.00%) Senior Developer
11 8 (8.89%) Software Engineer
12 7 (7.78%) C# Software Developer
13 6 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
13 6 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
13 6 (6.67%) Web Developer
14 5 (5.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 5 (5.56%) Integration Developer
15 4 (4.44%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (100.00%) .NET
2 80 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 61 (67.78%) .NET Framework
4 58 (64.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 48 (53.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 48 (53.33%) Entity Framework
6 34 (37.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 33 (36.67%) RESTful
8 31 (34.44%) Code First Entity Framework
9 24 (26.67%) WPF
10 21 (23.33%) AngularJS
11 19 (21.11%) HTML
11 19 (21.11%) LINQ
12 18 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
13 17 (18.89%) jQuery
14 15 (16.67%) CSS
14 15 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (16.67%) Web Services
15 13 (14.44%) XML
16 8 (8.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.44%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.22%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (2.22%) Neural Network
3 1 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (4.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.33%) Android
3 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (81.11%) MVC
2 68 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (37.78%) Web Application Development
4 33 (36.67%) BDD
4 33 (36.67%) TDD
5 13 (14.44%) Scrum
6 12 (13.33%) MVVM
7 10 (11.11%) ITIL
7 10 (11.11%) Process Management
7 10 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 9 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.78%) OO
9 7 (7.78%) SDLC
10 5 (5.56%) Front End Development
10 5 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.44%) Migration
11 4 (4.44%) PRINCE2
11 4 (4.44%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (82.22%) C#
2 40 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 32 (35.56%) Ruby
4 30 (33.33%) SQL
5 18 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 9 (10.00%) ANSI SQL
7 7 (7.78%) C++
7 7 (7.78%) Java
7 7 (7.78%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.44%) RPG
8 4 (4.44%) RPG IV
9 3 (3.33%) Scala
10 2 (2.22%) C
11 1 (1.11%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (4.44%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.11%) PMBOK
1 1 (1.11%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (31.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.56%) Xamarin
3 3 (3.33%) PayPal
3 3 (3.33%) WorldPay
4 2 (2.22%) Rally
5 1 (1.11%) Google
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