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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 22 25 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 65 58 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.71% 10.94% 5.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.19% 18.71% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 63 55 31
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
258 310 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 42.50% 58.49% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 228 259 198
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +12 45 £37,500 - 9
Gateshead -4 14 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Sunderland +12 4 £40,000 -15.78% 1
North Tyneside - 2 £30,500 -
WCF
North East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 99 (100.00%) .NET
2 89 (89.90%) ASP.NET
3 86 (86.87%) SQL Server
4 83 (83.84%) C#
5 81 (81.82%) MVC
6 80 (80.81%) Agile Software Development
7 68 (68.69%) .NET Framework
8 65 (65.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 57 (57.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 54 (54.55%) Entity Framework
11 43 (43.43%) Node.js
11 43 (43.43%) Git (software)
12 42 (42.42%) TDD
12 42 (42.42%) BDD
12 42 (42.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 41 (41.41%) RESTful
14 40 (40.40%) JavaScript
14 40 (40.40%) Web Application Development
14 40 (40.40%) SQL Server 2014
15 39 (39.39%) NoSQL
15 39 (39.39%) Code First Entity Framework
15 39 (39.39%) Ruby
16 30 (30.30%) SQL
16 30 (30.30%) Microsoft
17 25 (25.25%) WPF
18 22 (22.22%) AngularJS
19 21 (21.21%) KnockoutJS
19 21 (21.21%) HTML
20 20 (20.20%) T-SQL
21 19 (19.19%) LINQ

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 8 (8.08%) IIS
2 4 (4.04%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.01%) CMS
3 1 (1.01%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Sage Pay
2 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (86.87%) SQL Server
2 40 (40.40%) SQL Server 2014
3 39 (39.39%) NoSQL
4 9 (9.09%) MySQL
4 9 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.04%) DB2
5 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (43.43%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.02%) Grunt
4 2 (2.02%) JIRA
4 2 (2.02%) Subversion
5 1 (1.01%) Moq
5 1 (1.01%) MSTest
5 1 (1.01%) NUnit
5 1 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 17 (17.17%) Marketing
2 15 (15.15%) Games
3 10 (10.10%) Finance
4 2 (2.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 93 (93.94%) Developer
2 69 (69.70%) .NET Developer
3 29 (29.29%) C# Developer
4 20 (20.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (19.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (18.18%) Software Developer
7 17 (17.17%) .NET Software Developer
8 16 (16.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 14 (14.14%) SQL Developer
11 12 (12.12%) Senior Developer
12 11 (11.11%) Agile Developer
13 9 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
14 7 (7.07%) Integration Developer
15 6 (6.06%) Agile .NET Developer
15 6 (6.06%) C# Software Engineer
15 6 (6.06%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 6 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
15 6 (6.06%) Software Engineer
15 6 (6.06%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (100.00%) .NET
2 89 (89.90%) ASP.NET
3 68 (68.69%) .NET Framework
4 65 (65.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 57 (57.58%) ASP.NET Web API
6 54 (54.55%) Entity Framework
7 43 (43.43%) Node.js
8 42 (42.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 41 (41.41%) RESTful
10 39 (39.39%) Code First Entity Framework
11 25 (25.25%) WPF
12 22 (22.22%) AngularJS
13 21 (21.21%) HTML
13 21 (21.21%) KnockoutJS
14 19 (19.19%) LINQ
15 18 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 17 (17.17%) Web Services
17 16 (16.16%) CSS
18 15 (15.15%) XML
19 14 (14.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.02%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (2.02%) Neural Network
3 1 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.09%) Windows
2 4 (4.04%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.03%) Android
3 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (81.82%) MVC
2 80 (80.81%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (42.42%) BDD
3 42 (42.42%) TDD
4 40 (40.40%) Web Application Development
5 16 (16.16%) Scrum
6 10 (10.10%) ITIL
6 10 (10.10%) MVVM
6 10 (10.10%) Process Management
6 10 (10.10%) Waterfall
7 9 (9.09%) SDLC
8 7 (7.07%) OO
8 7 (7.07%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.07%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (6.06%) Migration
10 4 (4.04%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.04%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.04%) SOA
10 4 (4.04%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 83 (83.84%) C#
2 40 (40.40%) JavaScript
3 39 (39.39%) Ruby
4 30 (30.30%) SQL
5 20 (20.20%) T-SQL
6 9 (9.09%) ANSI SQL
7 7 (7.07%) C++
7 7 (7.07%) Java
7 7 (7.07%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.04%) RPG
8 4 (4.04%) RPG IV
9 1 (1.01%) C
9 1 (1.01%) Scala
9 1 (1.01%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.02%) Degree
2 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.01%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 30 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.04%) Xamarin
3 3 (3.03%) PayPal
3 3 (3.03%) WorldPay
4 2 (2.02%) Rally
5 1 (1.01%) Google
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