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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 22 40 47
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 57 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.31% 4.16% 2.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.15% 8.81% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 57 22 15
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
314 261 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 51.31% 47.20% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 269 247 219
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,983
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015. 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 +5 29 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Gateshead - 19 £37,500 - 2
North Shields - 7 £37,500 - 1
Sunderland -2 1 £37,500 +25.00%
WCF
North East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

1 104 (99.05%) C#
2 103 (98.10%) .NET
3 92 (87.62%) SQL Server
3 92 (87.62%) ASP.NET
4 71 (67.62%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (66.67%) MVC
6 65 (61.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 61 (58.10%) .NET Framework
8 56 (53.33%) Git (software)
9 54 (51.43%) TDD
10 53 (50.48%) Web Application Development
11 51 (48.57%) Node.js
12 50 (47.62%) Entity Framework
12 50 (47.62%) ASP.NET Web API
13 44 (41.90%) BDD
14 43 (40.95%) RESTful
14 43 (40.95%) NoSQL
14 43 (40.95%) Ruby
15 42 (40.00%) SQL
16 39 (37.14%) T-SQL
17 30 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
18 28 (26.67%) HTML
18 28 (26.67%) JavaScript
19 25 (23.81%) CSS
19 25 (23.81%) Microsoft
20 23 (21.90%) C++
21 22 (20.95%) Ajax
21 22 (20.95%) Team Foundation Server
22 20 (19.05%) Web Services
23 19 (18.10%) XML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 51 (48.57%) Node.js
2 30 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (12.38%) SharePoint
3 13 (12.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (11.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (11.43%) IIS
5 2 (1.90%) CMS
5 2 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (11.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (10.48%) Office 365
3 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (87.62%) SQL Server
2 43 (40.95%) NoSQL
3 13 (12.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (7.62%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.76%) MySQL
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 56 (53.33%) Git (software)
2 22 (20.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (11.43%) Subversion
4 7 (6.67%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.90%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.90%) Selenium
5 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.95%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (11.43%) Games
2 6 (5.71%) German Language
3 1 (0.95%) Retail
3 1 (0.95%) Finance
3 1 (0.95%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 104 (99.05%) Developer
2 69 (65.71%) .NET Developer
3 26 (24.76%) C# Developer
4 15 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (11.43%) Software Developer
6 11 (10.48%) SharePoint Developer
7 9 (8.57%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (5.71%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) Lead Developer
10 3 (2.86%) AWS Developer
11 2 (1.90%) Lead .NET Developer
11 2 (1.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (1.90%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET Developer
12 1 (0.95%) Applications Architect
12 1 (0.95%) Architect
12 1 (0.95%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (98.10%) .NET
2 92 (87.62%) ASP.NET
3 65 (61.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 61 (58.10%) .NET Framework
5 50 (47.62%) ASP.NET Web API
5 50 (47.62%) Entity Framework
6 43 (40.95%) RESTful
7 28 (26.67%) HTML
8 25 (23.81%) CSS
9 22 (20.95%) Ajax
10 20 (19.05%) Web Services
11 19 (18.10%) XML
12 12 (11.43%) jQuery
13 10 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (7.62%) LINQ
15 7 (6.67%) WPF
15 7 (6.67%) Ninject
15 7 (6.67%) HTML5
16 6 (5.71%) JSON
17 5 (4.76%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (6.67%) iPhone
2 7 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.38%) Windows
2 7 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (67.62%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (66.67%) MVC
3 54 (51.43%) TDD
4 53 (50.48%) Web Application Development
5 44 (41.90%) BDD
6 16 (15.24%) OO
7 12 (11.43%) CRM
7 12 (11.43%) Software Engineering
8 11 (10.48%) Migration
8 11 (10.48%) OOA/OOD
9 9 (8.57%) Scrum
10 7 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
10 7 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (5.71%) MVVM
11 6 (5.71%) ITIL
11 6 (5.71%) PRINCE2
12 5 (4.76%) Project Management
12 5 (4.76%) Process Management
12 5 (4.76%) Waterfall
12 5 (4.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 104 (99.05%) C#
2 43 (40.95%) Ruby
3 42 (40.00%) SQL
4 39 (37.14%) T-SQL
5 28 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 23 (21.90%) C++
7 14 (13.33%) VB
8 12 (11.43%) VB.NET
9 7 (6.67%) Java
10 6 (5.71%) VB6
11 5 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.48%) MCTS
2 11 (10.48%) MCP
2 11 (10.48%) MCAD
2 11 (10.48%) MCSD
3 7 (6.67%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 25 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.67%) Google
3 2 (1.90%) Sitecore
3 2 (1.90%) RedDot
4 1 (0.95%) SAP
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Noir Consulting
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Posted: Yesterday
North Shields
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Posted: Yesterday
Tyne and Wear
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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Spring Technology
Salary: £27000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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Newcastle upon Tyne
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