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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 43 40 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Permanent jobs citing WCF 22 19 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.27% 4.53% 9.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.57% 8.76% 23.41%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 48
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
230 217 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 44.66% 51.79% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 203 201 191
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,218 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -4 15 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Sunderland -1 4 £40,000 - 1
Gateshead - 3 £40,000 -
WCF
North East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (98.08%) C#
3 48 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (90.38%) .NET Framework
5 46 (88.46%) SQL Server
6 38 (73.08%) ASP.NET
7 35 (67.31%) MVC
8 34 (65.38%) Git (software)
8 34 (65.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (65.38%) Entity Framework
9 33 (63.46%) TDD
10 32 (61.54%) ASP.NET Web API
11 31 (59.62%) RESTful
12 30 (57.69%) BDD
12 30 (57.69%) Web Application Development
12 30 (57.69%) SQL Server 2014
12 30 (57.69%) Ruby
13 26 (50.00%) Node.js
14 24 (46.15%) NoSQL
14 24 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 24 (46.15%) Code First Entity Framework
15 21 (40.38%) AngularJS
16 19 (36.54%) KnockoutJS
16 19 (36.54%) SQL
17 18 (34.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
18 16 (30.77%) Web Services
18 16 (30.77%) Games
19 14 (26.92%) Scrum
19 14 (26.92%) Java

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 10 (19.23%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (88.46%) SQL Server
2 30 (57.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 24 (46.15%) NoSQL
4 12 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 34 (65.38%) Git (software)
2 11 (21.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (19.23%) Subversion
4 6 (11.54%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.85%) MSTest
5 2 (3.85%) NUnit
General
1 16 (30.77%) Games
2 4 (7.69%) Advertising
2 4 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (94.23%) Developer
2 46 (88.46%) .NET Developer
3 26 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 23 (44.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 11 (21.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (21.15%) C# Software Developer
6 11 (21.15%) Software Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Graduate
7 6 (11.54%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Junior
7 6 (11.54%) Junior .NET Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Junior Developer
8 4 (7.69%) C++ Developer
8 4 (7.69%) C++/C# Developer
8 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (90.38%) .NET Framework
3 38 (73.08%) ASP.NET
4 34 (65.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 34 (65.38%) Entity Framework
5 32 (61.54%) ASP.NET Web API
6 31 (59.62%) RESTful
7 26 (50.00%) Node.js
8 24 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 24 (46.15%) Code First Entity Framework
9 21 (40.38%) AngularJS
10 19 (36.54%) KnockoutJS
11 18 (34.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (30.77%) Web Services
13 10 (19.23%) XML
14 9 (17.31%) WPF
15 8 (15.38%) HTML
16 6 (11.54%) CSS
16 6 (11.54%) MSMQ
17 4 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Linux
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (67.31%) MVC
3 33 (63.46%) TDD
4 30 (57.69%) BDD
4 30 (57.69%) Web Application Development
5 14 (26.92%) Scrum
6 13 (25.00%) OO
7 9 (17.31%) Kanban
8 8 (15.38%) Web Development
9 6 (11.54%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (11.54%) Multithreading
10 5 (9.62%) Migration
11 4 (7.69%) SOLID
12 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
13 2 (3.85%) Cross-Platform Development
13 2 (3.85%) Extreme Programming
13 2 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
13 2 (3.85%) Unit Testing
13 2 (3.85%) User Stories
13 2 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 51 (98.08%) C#
2 30 (57.69%) Ruby
3 19 (36.54%) SQL
4 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 14 (26.92%) Java
5 14 (26.92%) T-SQL
6 12 (23.08%) C++
7 6 (11.54%) F#
8 2 (3.85%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Docker
1 2 (3.85%) LXC
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.23%) CA Agile Central
3 6 (11.54%) Google
4 1 (1.92%) Xamarin
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