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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 22 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 55 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.86% 2.20% 4.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.27% 4.73% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 55 8 24
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%
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
247 169 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 44.27% 46.56% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 227 152 215
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 28 £42,500 +34.92% 7
Gateshead - 16 £37,500 - 1
North Shields - 6 £37,500 - 1
Sunderland - 5 £37,500 -
WCF
North East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 105 (99.06%) C#
2 101 (95.28%) .NET
3 92 (86.79%) SQL Server
4 85 (80.19%) ASP.NET
5 68 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (60.38%) MVC
7 56 (52.83%) .NET Framework
8 55 (51.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 50 (47.17%) SQL
10 48 (45.28%) T-SQL
11 45 (42.45%) TDD
12 44 (41.51%) Git (software)
13 41 (38.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 41 (38.68%) Node.js
13 41 (38.68%) Web Application Development
14 39 (36.79%) ASP.NET Web API
15 38 (35.85%) BizTalk Server
16 35 (33.02%) BDD
16 35 (33.02%) RESTful
17 34 (32.08%) NoSQL
17 34 (32.08%) Ruby
18 33 (31.13%) HTML
18 33 (31.13%) Team Foundation Server
19 32 (30.19%) Microsoft
20 31 (29.25%) C++
20 31 (29.25%) CSS
21 30 (28.30%) JavaScript
22 29 (27.36%) Web Services
23 28 (26.42%) XML
24 23 (21.70%) Ajax

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 41 (38.68%) Node.js
2 38 (35.85%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (13.21%) IIS
3 14 (13.21%) SharePoint
4 12 (11.32%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (10.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.94%) CMS
6 1 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (12.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (10.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (86.79%) SQL Server
2 34 (32.08%) NoSQL
3 16 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (8.49%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.66%) MySQL
6 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 44 (41.51%) Git (software)
2 33 (31.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (8.49%) Subversion
4 8 (7.55%) Mercurial
5 4 (3.77%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.94%) Selenium
7 1 (0.94%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.94%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (10.38%) Games
2 10 (9.43%) German Language
3 2 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 103 (97.17%) Developer
2 64 (60.38%) .NET Developer
3 34 (32.08%) C# Developer
4 20 (18.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (12.26%) C# Software Developer
5 13 (12.26%) Software Developer
6 11 (10.38%) SharePoint Developer
7 9 (8.49%) Software Engineer
8 8 (7.55%) .NET Software Engineer
8 8 (7.55%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) C++ Software Developer
9 4 (3.77%) C++ Developer
9 4 (3.77%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.77%) C++/C# Developer
10 3 (2.83%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (2.83%) Web Developer
11 2 (1.89%) Applications Developer
11 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (1.89%) Web Applications Developer
11 2 (1.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (95.28%) .NET
2 85 (80.19%) ASP.NET
3 56 (52.83%) .NET Framework
4 55 (51.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 41 (38.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 39 (36.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 35 (33.02%) RESTful
8 33 (31.13%) HTML
9 31 (29.25%) CSS
10 29 (27.36%) Web Services
11 28 (26.42%) XML
12 23 (21.70%) Ajax
13 14 (13.21%) jQuery
14 12 (11.32%) WPF
15 8 (7.55%) LINQ
15 8 (7.55%) JSON
15 8 (7.55%) KnockoutJS
16 6 (5.66%) Ninject
16 6 (5.66%) Classic ASP
17 5 (4.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.66%) iPhone
2 6 (5.66%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.32%) Windows
2 6 (5.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (60.38%) MVC
3 45 (42.45%) TDD
4 41 (38.68%) Web Application Development
5 35 (33.02%) BDD
6 16 (15.09%) Software Engineering
7 13 (12.26%) OO
7 13 (12.26%) CRM
8 12 (11.32%) OOA/OOD
8 12 (11.32%) Migration
9 10 (9.43%) Scrum
9 10 (9.43%) PRINCE2
9 10 (9.43%) Waterfall
10 8 (7.55%) MVVM
10 8 (7.55%) Time Management
10 8 (7.55%) Analytics
10 8 (7.55%) ITIL
10 8 (7.55%) Project Management
10 8 (7.55%) Process Management
11 7 (6.60%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 105 (99.06%) C#
2 50 (47.17%) SQL
3 48 (45.28%) T-SQL
4 34 (32.08%) Ruby
5 31 (29.25%) C++
6 30 (28.30%) JavaScript
7 16 (15.09%) VB
8 13 (12.26%) VB.NET
9 12 (11.32%) Java
10 8 (7.55%) VB6
11 6 (5.66%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (11.32%) Security Cleared
3 11 (10.38%) MCTS
3 11 (10.38%) MCP
3 11 (10.38%) MCAD
3 11 (10.38%) MCSD
4 8 (7.55%) Sun Certification
5 7 (6.60%) VCP4
6 3 (2.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 32 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.66%) Google
3 3 (2.83%) Oracle
4 1 (0.94%) SAP
4 1 (0.94%) RedDot
4 1 (0.94%) Sitecore
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