The table below looks at the statistics for WF skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WF over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 757 613 669
Rank change year-on-year
-144 +56
Permanent jobs citing WF 116 318 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.67% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 88 296 192
Average salary £52,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,069 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.28% -1.01%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39933 47189 44065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.80% 39.91% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34187 40324 38302
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WF
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WF within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WF Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WF
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WF within the UK.

WF Salary Trend in the UK

WF
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WF over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 within the UK.

WF Salary Histogram in the UK

WF
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
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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
England -135 109 £51,750 +15.00% 26
London +32 55 £52,000 -5.45% 7
South East -57 17 £48,500 +6.59% 2
West Midlands -11 13 £45,000 +42.85% 1
Warwickshire - 12 £45,000 -
North West +9 10 £52,500 +15.38% 9
Manchester +16 8 £53,750 +21.46% 8
Berkshire +6 8 £55,000 -2.22%
Reading -4 8 £55,000 -15.38%
South West -6 8 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Hampshire -4 5 - -
Wiltshire - 5 £40,000 - 2
Trowbridge - 5 £40,000 - 2
Warwick - 5 £48,500 -
City of London +30 4 £62,500 +4.16% 2
Wembley +1 3 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Godalming -2 2 £45,000 +20.00%
Nottinghamshire -6 2 £65,000 +251.35%
East of England -6 2 - - 2
Bristol -7 2 £50,000 +42.85%
Nottingham -10 2 £65,000 +251.35%
Surrey -30 2 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East Midlands -51 2 £65,000 +85.71%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 2 - - 2
Altrincham - 2 £52,500 - 2
Wilmslow - 2 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 2
Cheshire - 2 £32,500 -
West Sussex +13 1 £47,000 +4.44%

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WF 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 WF.

1 217 (91.56%) C#
2 215 (90.72%) .NET
3 187 (78.90%) SQL Server
4 175 (73.84%) WCF
5 171 (72.15%) ASP.NET
6 135 (56.96%) Microsoft
7 132 (55.70%) Windows
8 127 (53.59%) JavaScript
9 125 (52.74%) SQL
10 123 (51.90%) Workflow
11 122 (51.48%) MVC
12 113 (47.68%) Agile Software Development
13 110 (46.41%) HTML
14 108 (45.57%) .NET Framework
15 107 (45.15%) ASP.NET MVC
16 99 (41.77%) jQuery
16 99 (41.77%) XML
17 91 (38.40%) CSS
18 88 (37.13%) Web Services
19 85 (35.86%) Scrum
20 84 (35.44%) Visual Studio
21 66 (27.85%) Entity Framework
22 65 (27.43%) Finance
23 64 (27.00%) T-SQL
23 64 (27.00%) Ajax
24 63 (26.58%) Oracle
25 61 (25.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 59 (24.89%) WPF
27 57 (24.05%) SQL Server 2008
28 56 (23.63%) OO

WF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WF 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 WF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (18.99%) SharePoint
2 19 (8.02%) SharePoint 2010
3 18 (7.59%) SharePoint Server
4 16 (6.75%) IIS
5 14 (5.91%) CMS
6 12 (5.06%) SharePoint Foundation
7 10 (4.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (3.38%) DNN
9 6 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (1.69%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.84%) MediaWiki
12 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.42%) Confluence
12 1 (0.42%) Lync
12 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 38 (16.03%) MS Excel
2 19 (8.02%) MS Office
3 11 (4.64%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) SPSS
5 1 (0.42%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 16 (6.75%) Oracle EBS
1 16 (6.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.38%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (2.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.95%) Office 365
3 2 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.69%) Intranet
2 2 (0.84%) Internet
3 1 (0.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (78.90%) SQL Server
2 61 (25.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 57 (24.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 47 (19.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (16.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 33 (13.92%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (13.50%) Relational Database
8 26 (10.97%) SQL Server 2012
9 20 (8.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 16 (6.75%) Oracle Reports
10 16 (6.75%) Oracle Database
10 16 (6.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 13 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (5.06%) RavenDB
13 11 (4.64%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (4.64%) Star Schema
14 5 (2.11%) OLTP
14 5 (2.11%) OLAP
15 4 (1.69%) RDBMS
16 2 (0.84%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 84 (35.44%) Visual Studio
2 47 (19.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (7.17%) Visual Studio Team System
4 16 (6.75%) Toad
4 16 (6.75%) Oracle Forms
5 15 (6.33%) NUnit
6 12 (5.06%) MSTest
7 11 (4.64%) Subversion
8 10 (4.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 10 (4.22%) Git (software)
9 9 (3.80%) MSBuild
10 6 (2.53%) AccuRev
10 6 (2.53%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.69%) Selenium
11 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (1.69%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.69%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.27%) CruiseControl
13 1 (0.42%) dotCover
13 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
General
1 65 (27.43%) Finance
2 21 (8.86%) Legal
3 12 (5.06%) Marketing
4 10 (4.22%) Back Office
5 8 (3.38%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.95%) Law
7 6 (2.53%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.69%) Publishing
8 4 (1.69%) Banking
8 4 (1.69%) Retail
9 3 (1.27%) Advertising
10 2 (0.84%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 152 (64.14%) Developer
2 89 (37.55%) .NET Developer
3 52 (21.94%) C# Developer
4 41 (17.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (15.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 29 (12.24%) ASP.NET Developer
7 28 (11.81%) Senior Developer
8 27 (11.39%) Architect
9 21 (8.86%) Software Developer
10 20 (8.44%) Analyst
11 19 (8.02%) SharePoint Architect
12 18 (7.59%) Senior .NET Developer
13 17 (7.17%) Consultant
13 17 (7.17%) Lead Developer
14 16 (6.75%) Software Engineer
14 16 (6.75%) Senior C# Developer
14 16 (6.75%) Oracle Analyst
15 12 (5.06%) C# Software Developer
16 11 (4.64%) .NET Software Developer
17 10 (4.22%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (90.72%) .NET
2 175 (73.84%) WCF
3 171 (72.15%) ASP.NET
4 110 (46.41%) HTML
5 108 (45.57%) .NET Framework
6 107 (45.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 99 (41.77%) jQuery
7 99 (41.77%) XML
8 91 (38.40%) CSS
9 88 (37.13%) Web Services
10 66 (27.85%) Entity Framework
11 64 (27.00%) Ajax
12 59 (24.89%) WPF
13 47 (19.83%) Silverlight
13 47 (19.83%) LINQ
14 43 (18.14%) ADO.NET
14 43 (18.14%) HTML5
15 39 (16.46%) NHibernate
16 31 (13.08%) LESS
16 31 (13.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (10.55%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (5.91%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.22%) Hedge funds
5 8 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.53%) MPEG
6 6 (2.53%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (2.11%) Kindle
8 3 (1.27%) User Experience
8 3 (1.27%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.27%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.84%) Physics
9 2 (0.84%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.42%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.42%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 132 (55.70%) Windows
2 28 (11.81%) UNIX
3 23 (9.70%) Linux
4 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (51.90%) Workflow
2 122 (51.48%) MVC
3 113 (47.68%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (35.86%) Scrum
5 56 (23.63%) OO
5 56 (23.63%) UML
6 51 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
7 42 (17.72%) TDD
8 37 (15.61%) Web Development
9 29 (12.24%) Unit Testing
10 23 (9.70%) Software Engineering
11 20 (8.44%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (8.44%) Mentoring
12 19 (8.02%) System Testing
13 17 (7.17%) CRM
14 16 (6.75%) ITIL
15 15 (6.33%) OOA/OOD
16 14 (5.91%) DSDM
16 14 (5.91%) MVVM
17 13 (5.49%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 217 (91.56%) C#
2 127 (53.59%) JavaScript
3 125 (52.74%) SQL
4 64 (27.00%) T-SQL
5 38 (16.03%) VB.NET
6 33 (13.92%) PL/SQL
7 16 (6.75%) Java
8 14 (5.91%) C++
9 12 (5.06%) TypeScript
10 8 (3.38%) X++
11 7 (2.95%) VBScript
12 6 (2.53%) VB
12 6 (2.53%) C
12 6 (2.53%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.53%) XPath
13 3 (1.27%) VB6
14 2 (0.84%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.42%) XAML
15 1 (0.42%) XQuery
15 1 (0.42%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 42 (17.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (16.88%) Degree
3 35 (14.77%) MCP
4 31 (13.08%) DV Cleared
4 31 (13.08%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.95%) MCITP
5 7 (2.95%) MCDBA
5 7 (2.95%) MCSD
6 5 (2.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.42%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.95%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.84%) QA
Vendors
1 135 (56.96%) Microsoft
2 63 (26.58%) Oracle
3 30 (12.66%) Sybase
4 16 (6.75%) HP
5 14 (5.91%) Telerik
6 13 (5.49%) Twitter
7 5 (2.11%) Hitachi
8 2 (0.84%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.84%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.42%) Facebook
9 1 (0.42%) Jedox
9 1 (0.42%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.42%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.42%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.42%) Adobe
9 1 (0.42%) TIBCO
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