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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 25 23 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 55 55 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.86% 10.56% 5.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.18% 18.77% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 51 52 32
Median salary £37,900 £37,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,750 £40,000
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
248 293 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 39.94% 56.24% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 210 253 164
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +1 37 £37,500 - 4
Gateshead +2 12 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Sunderland +13 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 29 July 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.

1 104 (100.00%) .NET
2 93 (89.42%) ASP.NET
3 89 (85.58%) SQL Server
4 87 (83.65%) C#
5 83 (79.81%) MVC
6 81 (77.88%) Agile Software Development
7 73 (70.19%) .NET Framework
8 67 (64.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 57 (54.81%) Entity Framework
9 57 (54.81%) ASP.NET Web API
10 47 (45.19%) JavaScript
11 46 (44.23%) Git (software)
12 44 (42.31%) Node.js
13 43 (41.35%) BDD
14 42 (40.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 42 (40.38%) RESTful
14 42 (40.38%) TDD
15 41 (39.42%) SQL Server 2014
16 40 (38.46%) Code First Entity Framework
16 40 (38.46%) NoSQL
16 40 (38.46%) Web Application Development
16 40 (38.46%) Ruby
17 31 (29.81%) SQL
17 31 (29.81%) Microsoft
18 27 (25.96%) AngularJS
19 26 (25.00%) WPF
20 25 (24.04%) KnockoutJS
21 24 (23.08%) HTML
22 21 (20.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 20 (19.23%) T-SQL

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 9 (8.65%) IIS
2 4 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.96%) CMS
3 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Sage Pay
2 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (85.58%) SQL Server
2 41 (39.42%) SQL Server 2014
3 40 (38.46%) NoSQL
4 9 (8.65%) MySQL
4 9 (8.65%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.85%) DB2
5 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 46 (44.23%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.77%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.85%) Subversion
5 2 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.92%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.92%) Grunt
5 2 (1.92%) JIRA
5 2 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (18.27%) Games
2 16 (15.38%) Marketing
3 11 (10.58%) Finance
4 2 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 98 (94.23%) Developer
2 71 (68.27%) .NET Developer
3 27 (25.96%) C# Developer
4 21 (20.19%) Software Developer
5 17 (16.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 17 (16.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
6 16 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 13 (12.50%) SQL Developer
8 11 (10.58%) Agile Developer
9 10 (9.62%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (7.69%) Integration Developer
11 7 (6.73%) C# Software Engineer
11 7 (6.73%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 7 (6.73%) Senior Software Developer
11 7 (6.73%) Software Engineer
12 6 (5.77%) Integration Engineer
12 6 (5.77%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (100.00%) .NET
2 93 (89.42%) ASP.NET
3 73 (70.19%) .NET Framework
4 67 (64.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 57 (54.81%) ASP.NET Web API
5 57 (54.81%) Entity Framework
6 44 (42.31%) Node.js
7 42 (40.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 42 (40.38%) RESTful
8 40 (38.46%) Code First Entity Framework
9 27 (25.96%) AngularJS
10 26 (25.00%) WPF
11 25 (24.04%) KnockoutJS
12 24 (23.08%) HTML
13 21 (20.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (19.23%) LINQ
15 19 (18.27%) CSS
16 18 (17.31%) Web Services
17 16 (15.38%) jQuery
18 15 (14.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.92%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (1.92%) Neural Network
3 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.65%) Windows
2 4 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.88%) Android
3 3 (2.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (79.81%) MVC
2 81 (77.88%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (41.35%) BDD
4 42 (40.38%) TDD
5 40 (38.46%) Web Application Development
6 17 (16.35%) Scrum
7 10 (9.62%) ITIL
7 10 (9.62%) MVVM
7 10 (9.62%) Process Management
7 10 (9.62%) Waterfall
8 9 (8.65%) SDLC
9 8 (7.69%) OO
9 8 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (6.73%) Migration
10 7 (6.73%) SOA
11 4 (3.85%) PRINCE2
11 4 (3.85%) SOLID
11 4 (3.85%) Unit Testing
12 3 (2.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 87 (83.65%) C#
2 47 (45.19%) JavaScript
3 40 (38.46%) Ruby
4 31 (29.81%) SQL
5 20 (19.23%) T-SQL
6 9 (8.65%) ANSI SQL
7 7 (6.73%) C++
7 7 (6.73%) Java
8 6 (5.77%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.85%) RPG
9 4 (3.85%) RPG IV
10 1 (0.96%) C
10 1 (0.96%) Scala
10 1 (0.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.92%) Degree
2 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.96%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 31 (29.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.85%) Xamarin
3 3 (2.88%) PayPal
3 3 (2.88%) WorldPay
4 2 (1.92%) Rally
5 1 (0.96%) Google
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Emergent Network Intelligence Ltd.
Salary: Competitive salary based upon experience
Posted: 10 days ago