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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 44 42 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 17 24 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.20% 5.11% 8.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.83% 9.72% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 49
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £43,500 £42,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
217 247 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 40.87% 52.55% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 176 224 248
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Gateshead +3 10 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 5 £41,500 +10.66% 2
Sunderland +5 2 £40,000 +15.94% 1
WCF
North East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (98.39%) C#
3 55 (88.71%) SQL Server
4 53 (85.48%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (82.26%) .NET Framework
6 45 (72.58%) ASP.NET
7 41 (66.13%) MVC
7 41 (66.13%) Git (software)
8 36 (58.06%) Entity Framework
9 35 (56.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (54.84%) ASP.NET Web API
11 32 (51.61%) TDD
12 31 (50.00%) Node.js
12 31 (50.00%) RESTful
13 30 (48.39%) BDD
14 29 (46.77%) NoSQL
14 29 (46.77%) Web Application Development
14 29 (46.77%) SQL Server 2014
14 29 (46.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 29 (46.77%) Ruby
14 29 (46.77%) Code First Entity Framework
15 28 (45.16%) JavaScript
16 23 (37.10%) AngularJS
17 22 (35.48%) SQL
18 19 (30.65%) Scrum
18 19 (30.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 19 (30.65%) KnockoutJS
19 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
19 18 (29.03%) Web Services
20 16 (25.81%) 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 11 (17.74%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (88.71%) SQL Server
2 29 (46.77%) NoSQL
2 29 (46.77%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (20.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 41 (66.13%) Git (software)
2 12 (19.35%) Subversion
3 11 (17.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.23%) CruiseControl
5 2 (3.23%) MSTest
5 2 (3.23%) NUnit
5 2 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 16 (25.81%) Games
2 9 (14.52%) Marketing
3 4 (6.45%) Advertising
4 2 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 60 (96.77%) Developer
2 50 (80.65%) .NET Developer
3 24 (38.71%) C# Developer
4 19 (30.65%) .NET Software Developer
4 19 (30.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (30.65%) Software Developer
5 14 (22.58%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (8.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (6.45%) C++ Developer
9 4 (6.45%) C++/C# Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Lead Developer
9 4 (6.45%) SQL Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Lead Software Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (82.26%) .NET Framework
3 45 (72.58%) ASP.NET
4 36 (58.06%) Entity Framework
5 35 (56.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (54.84%) ASP.NET Web API
7 31 (50.00%) Node.js
7 31 (50.00%) RESTful
8 29 (46.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 29 (46.77%) Code First Entity Framework
9 23 (37.10%) AngularJS
10 19 (30.65%) KnockoutJS
10 19 (30.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (29.03%) Web Services
12 15 (24.19%) HTML
13 13 (20.97%) XML
14 12 (19.35%) CSS
15 5 (8.06%) HTML5
15 5 (8.06%) WPF
16 4 (6.45%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Linux
1 2 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Android
2 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (85.48%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (66.13%) MVC
3 32 (51.61%) TDD
4 30 (48.39%) BDD
5 29 (46.77%) Web Application Development
6 19 (30.65%) Scrum
7 14 (22.58%) OO
8 8 (12.90%) Migration
9 6 (9.68%) SOA
9 6 (9.68%) SOLID
10 5 (8.06%) SDLC
10 5 (8.06%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (6.45%) Software Engineering
12 3 (4.84%) Extreme Programming
13 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (3.23%) Kanban
13 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
13 2 (3.23%) Unit Testing
13 2 (3.23%) Web Development
13 2 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 61 (98.39%) C#
2 29 (46.77%) Ruby
3 28 (45.16%) JavaScript
4 22 (35.48%) SQL
5 16 (25.81%) T-SQL
6 15 (24.19%) Java
7 13 (20.97%) C++
8 2 (3.23%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Docker
1 2 (3.23%) LXC
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (3.23%) Xamarin
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