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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 34 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 44 45 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.06% 9.00% 5.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.03% 16.36% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 42 40 34
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,250 £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
244 275 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 39.17% 55.00% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 210 242 173
Median salary £37,900 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -5 24 £38,950 +3.86%
Gateshead +6 16 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Sunderland +7 3 £40,000 -15.78%
North Tyneside - 1 £30,500 -
WCF
North East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 107 (100.00%) .NET
2 91 (85.05%) SQL Server
2 91 (85.05%) C#
2 91 (85.05%) ASP.NET
3 83 (77.57%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (76.64%) .NET Framework
5 80 (74.77%) MVC
6 67 (62.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 61 (57.01%) Entity Framework
8 59 (55.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 54 (50.47%) Git (software)
10 50 (46.73%) JavaScript
11 49 (45.79%) Node.js
12 47 (43.93%) TDD
13 46 (42.99%) RESTful
13 46 (42.99%) BDD
13 46 (42.99%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 45 (42.06%) SQL Server 2014
15 44 (41.12%) Code First Entity Framework
15 44 (41.12%) NoSQL
15 44 (41.12%) Web Application Development
15 44 (41.12%) Ruby
16 34 (31.78%) SQL
17 32 (29.91%) AngularJS
18 31 (28.97%) KnockoutJS
19 29 (27.10%) Microsoft
20 27 (25.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 24 (22.43%) Games
22 23 (21.50%) HTML
22 23 (21.50%) Web Services

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 (8.41%) IIS
2 8 (7.48%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.93%) CMS
3 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (10.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.80%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (85.05%) SQL Server
2 45 (42.06%) SQL Server 2014
3 44 (41.12%) NoSQL
4 9 (8.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (7.48%) MySQL
5 8 (7.48%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.74%) DB2
7 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (50.47%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.48%) Subversion
4 4 (3.74%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.87%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.87%) Grunt
5 2 (1.87%) JIRA
5 2 (1.87%) MSTest
5 2 (1.87%) NUnit
5 2 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (22.43%) Games
2 12 (11.21%) Marketing
3 11 (10.28%) Finance
4 4 (3.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 100 (93.46%) Developer
2 74 (69.16%) .NET Developer
3 32 (29.91%) C# Developer
4 21 (19.63%) Software Developer
5 20 (18.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 20 (18.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (14.95%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (12.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (12.15%) SQL Developer
8 12 (11.21%) .NET Software Developer
9 11 (10.28%) C# Software Developer
10 10 (9.35%) Agile Developer
10 10 (9.35%) Senior Developer
11 8 (7.48%) Integration Developer
12 7 (6.54%) C# Software Engineer
12 7 (6.54%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 7 (6.54%) Software Engineer
13 6 (5.61%) Agile .NET Developer
13 6 (5.61%) Integration Engineer
13 6 (5.61%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (100.00%) .NET
2 91 (85.05%) ASP.NET
3 82 (76.64%) .NET Framework
4 67 (62.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 61 (57.01%) Entity Framework
6 59 (55.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 49 (45.79%) Node.js
8 46 (42.99%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 46 (42.99%) RESTful
9 44 (41.12%) Code First Entity Framework
10 32 (29.91%) AngularJS
11 31 (28.97%) KnockoutJS
12 27 (25.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 23 (21.50%) HTML
13 23 (21.50%) Web Services
14 22 (20.56%) WPF
15 19 (17.76%) CSS
16 18 (16.82%) XML
17 17 (15.89%) LINQ
18 13 (12.15%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.28%) Windows
2 4 (3.74%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.80%) Android
3 3 (2.80%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (77.57%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (74.77%) MVC
3 47 (43.93%) TDD
4 46 (42.99%) BDD
5 44 (41.12%) Web Application Development
6 19 (17.76%) Scrum
7 11 (10.28%) OO
8 9 (8.41%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.48%) ITIL
9 8 (7.48%) MVVM
9 8 (7.48%) Process Management
9 8 (7.48%) SDLC
9 8 (7.48%) Systems Analysis
9 8 (7.48%) Waterfall
10 7 (6.54%) Migration
11 6 (5.61%) SOA
11 6 (5.61%) SOLID
11 6 (5.61%) Unit Testing
12 4 (3.74%) Web Development
13 3 (2.80%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 91 (85.05%) C#
2 50 (46.73%) JavaScript
3 44 (41.12%) Ruby
4 34 (31.78%) SQL
5 22 (20.56%) T-SQL
6 12 (11.21%) Java
7 10 (9.35%) C++
8 8 (7.48%) ANSI SQL
9 5 (4.67%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.74%) RPG
10 4 (3.74%) RPG IV
11 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.61%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.74%) Degree
3 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Docker
1 2 (1.87%) LXC
Vendors
1 29 (27.10%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.61%) Rally
3 4 (3.74%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.80%) PayPal
4 3 (2.80%) WorldPay
5 1 (0.93%) Google
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Salary: 40,000 - 43,000
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