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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 21 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 54 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.59% 4.63% 3.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.69% 14.57% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 51 28 15
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -8.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
289 199 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 56.67% 31.74% 44.81%
Number of salaries quoted 249 156 204
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,300 £40,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +6 28 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Gateshead -2 16 £37,500 +2.73% 1
Sunderland - 8 £47,500 -
WCF
North East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 102 (92.73%) SQL Server
2 101 (91.82%) C#
3 96 (87.27%) .NET
4 94 (85.45%) ASP.NET
5 86 (78.18%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (77.27%) MVC
7 79 (71.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 74 (67.27%) Web Application Development
9 72 (65.45%) TDD
10 70 (63.64%) ASP.NET Web API
11 65 (59.09%) .NET Framework
12 62 (56.36%) Git (software)
13 60 (54.55%) Entity Framework
14 58 (52.73%) Node.js
15 57 (51.82%) NoSQL
15 57 (51.82%) Ruby
16 53 (48.18%) BDD
16 53 (48.18%) RESTful
17 27 (24.55%) JavaScript
18 26 (23.64%) Microsoft
19 25 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
20 22 (20.00%) SQL
20 22 (20.00%) CSS
21 19 (17.27%) VB
21 19 (17.27%) Ajax
22 18 (16.36%) HTML
23 17 (15.45%) C++
23 17 (15.45%) VB.NET
23 17 (15.45%) Web Services
23 17 (15.45%) Dependency Injection

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 58 (52.73%) Node.js
2 8 (7.27%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (7.27%) CMS
3 7 (6.36%) IIS
3 7 (6.36%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (5.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (4.55%) Alfresco
6 3 (2.73%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.55%) Office 365
3 3 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (92.73%) SQL Server
2 57 (51.82%) NoSQL
3 11 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.36%) Big Data
4 7 (6.36%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.36%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 62 (56.36%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.00%) NUnit
2 11 (10.00%) MSTest
2 11 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 11 (10.00%) Moq
3 9 (8.18%) Subversion
4 5 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.73%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.73%) Selenium
5 3 (2.73%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.91%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.91%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (6.36%) Games
2 1 (0.91%) Retail
2 1 (0.91%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 105 (95.45%) Developer
2 77 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (10.91%) Software Developer
4 10 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 8 (7.27%) C# Developer
6 5 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (3.64%) Java Developer
7 4 (3.64%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (2.73%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (2.73%) Lead Developer
8 3 (2.73%) Technical Leader
9 2 (1.82%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (1.82%) C# Application Developer
9 2 (1.82%) .NET Applications Developer
9 2 (1.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (1.82%) Web Developer
9 2 (1.82%) Applications Developer
9 2 (1.82%) Lead .NET Developer
9 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (87.27%) .NET
2 94 (85.45%) ASP.NET
3 79 (71.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 70 (63.64%) ASP.NET Web API
5 65 (59.09%) .NET Framework
6 60 (54.55%) Entity Framework
7 53 (48.18%) RESTful
8 22 (20.00%) CSS
9 19 (17.27%) Ajax
10 18 (16.36%) HTML
11 17 (15.45%) Ninject
11 17 (15.45%) Web Services
12 13 (11.82%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (11.82%) jQuery
13 12 (10.91%) XML
14 11 (10.00%) Spring.NET
14 11 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
14 11 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
15 9 (8.18%) HTML5
16 8 (7.27%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.45%) iPhone
4 2 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.27%) Windows
2 6 (5.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (78.18%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (77.27%) MVC
3 74 (67.27%) Web Application Development
4 72 (65.45%) TDD
5 53 (48.18%) BDD
6 17 (15.45%) Dependency Injection
7 13 (11.82%) OO
8 12 (10.91%) Scrum
8 12 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (10.00%) Kanban
10 10 (9.09%) Migration
11 7 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (5.45%) CRM
12 6 (5.45%) Content Management
12 6 (5.45%) Domain-Driven Design
13 5 (4.55%) Resource Management
13 5 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
13 5 (4.55%) Workflow
14 4 (3.64%) Mentoring
14 4 (3.64%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 101 (91.82%) C#
2 57 (51.82%) Ruby
3 27 (24.55%) JavaScript
4 22 (20.00%) SQL
5 19 (17.27%) VB
6 17 (15.45%) VB.NET
6 17 (15.45%) C++
7 16 (14.55%) T-SQL
8 11 (10.00%) Java
9 7 (6.36%) Perl
9 7 (6.36%) PHP
9 7 (6.36%) Python
9 7 (6.36%) C
10 5 (4.55%) Scala
11 2 (1.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.55%) MCP
2 5 (4.55%) MCAD
2 5 (4.55%) MCSD
2 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.55%) MCTS
2 5 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.91%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.91%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 26 (23.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.27%) Oracle
3 7 (6.36%) Sybase
4 6 (5.45%) Google
5 5 (4.55%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.73%) RedDot
6 3 (2.73%) Sitecore
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Casmaco Limited
Salary: Competitive depending on experience, knowledge and skills
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago