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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 28 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 33 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.19% 3.47% 3.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.02% 7.83% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 32 15 20
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
206 230 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 32.39% 44.40% 42.61%
Number of salaries quoted 164 201 199
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
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
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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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
(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 +8 28 £40,000 - 7
Gateshead - 4 £36,500 -
Sunderland - 1 £40,000 - 1
WCF
North East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 56 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (92.86%) .NET
3 51 (91.07%) ASP.NET
4 45 (80.36%) MVC
5 41 (73.21%) TDD
6 40 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
7 35 (62.50%) Ninject
7 35 (62.50%) Web Application Development
8 33 (58.93%) SQL Server
9 27 (48.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 27 (48.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 26 (46.43%) Mobile App
10 26 (46.43%) KnockoutJS
10 26 (46.43%) Node.js
10 26 (46.43%) Domain-Driven Design
10 26 (46.43%) Android
10 26 (46.43%) iPhone
10 26 (46.43%) Games
10 26 (46.43%) Google
11 16 (28.57%) WPF
12 15 (26.79%) Scrum
13 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
13 12 (21.43%) Windows
14 11 (19.64%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
14 11 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (17.86%) MSTest
15 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
16 9 (16.07%) NUnit

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 26 (46.43%) Node.js
2 4 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (58.93%) SQL Server
2 27 (48.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (17.86%) MSTest
3 9 (16.07%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (16.07%) Moq
3 9 (16.07%) NUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (46.43%) Games
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (100.00%) Developer
2 43 (76.79%) .NET Developer
3 11 (19.64%) C# Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Senior Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Graduate
4 9 (16.07%) Software Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Junior
4 9 (16.07%) Junior Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Junior .NET Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Graduate Developer
5 7 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (10.71%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (7.14%) C++/C# Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
7 4 (7.14%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (92.86%) .NET
2 51 (91.07%) ASP.NET
3 40 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (62.50%) Ninject
5 27 (48.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 26 (46.43%) KnockoutJS
7 16 (28.57%) WPF
8 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
9 9 (16.07%) WinForms
9 9 (16.07%) Castle Windsor
9 9 (16.07%) Spring.NET
9 9 (16.07%) Unity DI Container
10 8 (14.29%) Web Services
11 7 (12.50%) XML
12 6 (10.71%) HTML
13 5 (8.93%) WF
13 5 (8.93%) CSS
13 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 3 (5.36%) Ajax
14 3 (5.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (46.43%) iPhone
1 26 (46.43%) Mobile App
2 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
3 9 (16.07%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (5.36%) N-Tier
4 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.36%) Physics
5 1 (1.79%) Tandem
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (46.43%) Android
2 12 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (80.36%) MVC
2 41 (73.21%) TDD
3 35 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
3 35 (62.50%) Web Application Development
4 26 (46.43%) Domain-Driven Design
5 15 (26.79%) Scrum
6 11 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (16.07%) Kanban
7 9 (16.07%) MVVM
8 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.93%) OO
9 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.14%) Migration
11 3 (5.36%) Web Development
11 3 (5.36%) Test Scripting
12 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
12 2 (3.57%) OOP
12 2 (3.57%) SOA
13 1 (1.79%) Workflow
13 1 (1.79%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.50%) VB
3 7 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 5 (8.93%) SQL
4 5 (8.93%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.14%) C++
6 3 (5.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
1 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 26 (46.43%) Google
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
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