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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 745 656 553
Rank change year-on-year
-89 -103
Permanent jobs citing WF 134 219 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.51% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 121 194 302
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
39073 42586 46481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.08% 41.05% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33698 35569 41359
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -72 120 £43,750 -2.77% 24
London +12 45 £68,500 +37.00% 7
South East -81 29 £42,500 - 7
East Midlands +22 17 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Surrey -45 14 £40,000 -
Manchester +1 13 £40,000 -20.00% 3
North West -7 13 £40,000 -20.00% 3
West Midlands +1 11 £45,000 - 2
Guildford -6 7 £42,500 +70.00%
Hampshire -14 7 £42,500 -2.29%
Nottinghamshire +22 6 £43,500 +24.28%
Nottingham +17 6 £43,500 +24.28%
Derbyshire +7 6 £44,500 -11.00% 1
City of London +7 6 £75,000 +42.85% 1
Leicestershire +23 5 £47,500 +5.55%
Scotland +12 5 £51,250 +36.66%
Reading +10 5 £45,000 - 7
Berkshire -3 5 £45,000 +2.85% 7
Staffordshire - 5 £45,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £45,000 -
Derby -3 4 £55,000 +10.00%
South West -7 4 £29,250 -9.02% 1
Woking -12 4 £25,000 -29.57%
County Antrim - 4 £37,500 -
Belfast - 4 £37,500 -
Northern Ireland - 4 £37,500 -
Glasgow +3 3 £52,500 +40.00%
Birmingham -11 3 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Edinburgh - 3 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £48,500 - 1

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 271 (83.13%) .NET
2 258 (79.14%) C#
3 218 (66.87%) WCF
4 193 (59.20%) SQL
5 190 (58.28%) ASP.NET
6 188 (57.67%) SQL Server
7 162 (49.69%) Windows
8 159 (48.77%) Microsoft
9 141 (43.25%) Workflow
10 138 (42.33%) HTML
11 136 (41.72%) WPF
12 133 (40.80%) JavaScript
13 122 (37.42%) Agile Software Development
14 111 (34.05%) .NET Framework
14 111 (34.05%) XML
15 105 (32.21%) MVC
16 104 (31.90%) Web Services
17 101 (30.98%) SharePoint
18 93 (28.53%) CSS
19 90 (27.61%) Visual Studio
20 88 (26.99%) Silverlight
21 85 (26.07%) Finance
22 77 (23.62%) OO
23 75 (23.01%) T-SQL
24 70 (21.47%) VB.NET
25 69 (21.17%) WinForms
26 64 (19.63%) ASP.NET MVC
27 63 (19.33%) UML
27 63 (19.33%) Ajax
28 62 (19.02%) Oracle

WF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 101 (30.98%) SharePoint
2 33 (10.12%) SharePoint 2010
3 30 (9.20%) SharePoint Server
4 25 (7.67%) IIS
5 23 (7.06%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (4.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (4.29%) MediaWiki
8 12 (3.68%) SharePoint Foundation
9 8 (2.45%) CMS
9 8 (2.45%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (1.84%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.31%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 56 (17.18%) MS Excel
2 33 (10.12%) MS Office
3 20 (6.13%) InfoPath
4 4 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.92%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 42 (12.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 35 (10.74%) Oracle General Ledger
2 35 (10.74%) Oracle Financials
2 35 (10.74%) Oracle Payables
2 35 (10.74%) Oracle Receivables
2 35 (10.74%) Oracle Assets
3 30 (9.20%) Oracle EBS
4 27 (8.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (2.15%) Line 500
6 4 (1.23%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.61%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 34 (10.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.37%) Intranet
2 4 (1.23%) HTTP
3 1 (0.31%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) LAN
3 1 (0.31%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (57.67%) SQL Server
2 48 (14.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (13.50%) Oracle Reports
4 42 (12.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 29 (8.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (7.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (5.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (5.83%) Oracle BI EE
8 16 (4.91%) Oracle Discoverer
9 11 (3.37%) Relational Database
10 10 (3.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.84%) PerformancePoint
13 5 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (1.23%) Star Schema
14 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.92%) Big Data
15 3 (0.92%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 90 (27.61%) Visual Studio
2 42 (12.88%) Oracle Forms
3 38 (11.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (7.98%) Visual Studio Team System
5 17 (5.21%) MSBuild
6 16 (4.91%) NUnit
7 15 (4.60%) Subversion
7 15 (4.60%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.15%) Toad
8 7 (2.15%) NetAdvantage
8 7 (2.15%) LLBLGen Pro
8 7 (2.15%) MSTest
9 6 (1.84%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.23%) CruiseControl
11 3 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.92%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.61%) Moq
12 2 (0.61%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.61%) NuGet
13 1 (0.31%) MorphX
General
1 85 (26.07%) Finance
2 25 (7.67%) Legal
3 18 (5.52%) Law
3 18 (5.52%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.21%) Retail
5 16 (4.91%) Multimedia
6 11 (3.37%) Back Office
7 10 (3.07%) Marketing
8 4 (1.23%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.23%) Games
8 4 (1.23%) Banking
9 2 (0.61%) Advertising
9 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 192 (58.90%) Developer
2 84 (25.77%) C# Developer
3 78 (23.93%) .NET Developer
4 64 (19.63%) Senior Developer
5 58 (17.79%) Analyst
6 56 (17.18%) Software Developer
7 55 (16.87%) C# .NET Developer
8 37 (11.35%) Oracle Analyst
9 33 (10.12%) Support Analyst
10 31 (9.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 30 (9.20%) Oracle Support Analyst
12 27 (8.28%) Architect
12 27 (8.28%) ASP.NET Developer
12 27 (8.28%) Senior .NET Developer
13 26 (7.98%) Senior C# Developer
14 25 (7.67%) Senior Software Developer
15 23 (7.06%) Consultant
16 20 (6.13%) Software Engineer
16 20 (6.13%) Programmer
17 17 (5.21%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (83.13%) .NET
2 218 (66.87%) WCF
3 190 (58.28%) ASP.NET
4 138 (42.33%) HTML
5 136 (41.72%) WPF
6 111 (34.05%) .NET Framework
6 111 (34.05%) XML
7 104 (31.90%) Web Services
8 93 (28.53%) CSS
9 88 (26.99%) Silverlight
10 69 (21.17%) WinForms
11 64 (19.63%) ASP.NET MVC
12 63 (19.33%) Ajax
13 57 (17.48%) XSLT
14 44 (13.50%) REST
15 43 (13.19%) jQuery
16 42 (12.88%) .NET Remoting
17 40 (12.27%) XSD
18 35 (10.74%) LINQ
19 33 (10.12%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.13%) Open Source
2 17 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.91%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.99%) MPEG
4 13 (3.99%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (3.37%) Blackberry
6 10 (3.07%) Inversion of Control
7 9 (2.76%) Hedge funds
7 9 (2.76%) N-Tier
7 9 (2.76%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.92%) User Experience
9 3 (0.92%) Clustering
10 2 (0.61%) Derivative
10 2 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.61%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.61%) Grid Computing
10 2 (0.61%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.61%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.31%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 162 (49.69%) Windows
2 29 (8.90%) Linux
3 4 (1.23%) Android
4 3 (0.92%) UNIX
5 2 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.31%) AIX
6 1 (0.31%) Solaris
6 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (43.25%) Workflow
2 122 (37.42%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (32.21%) MVC
4 77 (23.62%) OO
5 63 (19.33%) UML
6 60 (18.40%) Business Intelligence
6 60 (18.40%) Software Engineering
7 55 (16.87%) System Testing
8 52 (15.95%) Scrum
9 47 (14.42%) Web Development
10 37 (11.35%) TDD
11 36 (11.04%) CRM
12 35 (10.74%) Mentoring
13 31 (9.51%) Performance Analysis
14 30 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (8.28%) Multithreading
16 25 (7.67%) Document Management
17 23 (7.06%) OOA/OOD
18 22 (6.75%) SOA
19 21 (6.44%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 258 (79.14%) C#
2 193 (59.20%) SQL
3 133 (40.80%) JavaScript
4 75 (23.01%) T-SQL
5 70 (21.47%) VB.NET
6 43 (13.19%) XPath
7 30 (9.20%) PL/SQL
8 29 (8.90%) C++
9 24 (7.36%) C
10 21 (6.44%) VB
11 18 (5.52%) Java
12 13 (3.99%) Shell Script
13 12 (3.68%) VB6
14 11 (3.37%) R
15 9 (2.76%) VBA
16 7 (2.15%) XAML
17 3 (0.92%) PowerShell
18 2 (0.61%) TypeScript
18 2 (0.61%) XQuery
18 2 (0.61%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 49 (15.03%) Degree
2 22 (6.75%) Security Cleared
3 19 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (4.60%) MCP
5 10 (3.07%) MCSD
6 9 (2.76%) MCDBA
6 9 (2.76%) MCITP
7 8 (2.45%) DV Cleared
7 8 (2.45%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.23%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.31%) MCPD
9 1 (0.31%) MCTS
9 1 (0.31%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.45%) ISO 9001
1 8 (2.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (5.83%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 159 (48.77%) Microsoft
2 62 (19.02%) Oracle
3 27 (8.28%) HP
4 14 (4.29%) Hitachi
5 11 (3.37%) Infragistics
5 11 (3.37%) Business Objects
5 11 (3.37%) AccuRev
6 10 (3.07%) Telerik
7 7 (2.15%) Sage
8 4 (1.23%) Sybase
8 4 (1.23%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.92%) Adobe
9 3 (0.92%) Twitter
10 1 (0.31%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.31%) Remedy
10 1 (0.31%) Facebook
10 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.31%) ION Trading
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, 25 days' holiday
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Health, Holiday, Parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, 25 days' holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, 25 days' holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care,training
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 31 Days Holiday!
Posted: 13 days ago
South West London
DP Connect
Salary: £60000 - £73000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
BPXNet
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago