The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 45 49 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 21 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.85% 2.42% 4.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.24% 6.38% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 25
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
255 235 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 46.79% 37.90% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 239 217 175
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,983 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
North East

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
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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 18 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Sunderland - 2 £30,000 - 2
WCF
North East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 36 (100.00%) C#
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (97.22%) ASP.NET
3 29 (80.56%) MVC
4 23 (63.89%) TDD
5 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
5 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (55.56%) Dependency Injection
6 20 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 19 (52.78%) Web Application Development
8 18 (50.00%) Games
9 14 (38.89%) WPF
9 14 (38.89%) Ninject
10 13 (36.11%) KnockoutJS
10 13 (36.11%) Mobile App
10 13 (36.11%) Domain-Driven Design
10 13 (36.11%) Node.js
10 13 (36.11%) Android
10 13 (36.11%) iPhone
10 13 (36.11%) Google
11 12 (33.33%) LINQ
11 12 (33.33%) Web Services
11 12 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
12 11 (30.56%) Scrum
13 10 (27.78%) XML
13 10 (27.78%) HTML
14 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
14 9 (25.00%) CSS
15 8 (22.22%) WinForms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 13 (36.11%) Node.js
2 6 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 20 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Visual Studio
2 6 (16.67%) NUnit
2 6 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (13.89%) Subversion
4 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.78%) MSTest
5 1 (2.78%) Moq
General
1 18 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (97.22%) Developer
2 30 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 11 (30.56%) C# Developer
4 10 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (19.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.78%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (97.22%) ASP.NET
3 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 14 (38.89%) Ninject
5 14 (38.89%) WPF
6 13 (36.11%) KnockoutJS
7 12 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
7 12 (33.33%) LINQ
7 12 (33.33%) Web Services
8 10 (27.78%) XML
8 10 (27.78%) HTML
9 9 (25.00%) CSS
10 8 (22.22%) WinForms
10 8 (22.22%) jQuery
11 7 (19.44%) Ajax
11 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
12 6 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 6 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
13 5 (13.89%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) iPhone
1 13 (36.11%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.89%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.56%) Physics
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Tandem
4 1 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) MVC
2 23 (63.89%) TDD
3 20 (55.56%) Dependency Injection
4 19 (52.78%) Web Application Development
5 13 (36.11%) Domain-Driven Design
6 11 (30.56%) Scrum
7 7 (19.44%) MVVM
8 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
9 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.33%) SOA
10 3 (8.33%) OOP
10 3 (8.33%) OO
11 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.56%) Web Development
12 1 (2.78%) Kanban
12 1 (2.78%) Integration Testing
12 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
12 1 (2.78%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (19.44%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) VB
4 6 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) MCP
1 5 (13.89%) MCAD
1 5 (13.89%) MCSD
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (13.89%) MCTS
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Google
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus good benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Appointments Personnel
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago