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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 756 623 614
Rank change year-on-year
-133 -9
Permanent jobs citing WF 136 288 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.63% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 120 265 237
Average salary £49,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,290 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,069 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -2.16%

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
40373 45366 43957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.52% 40.52% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 34372 37889 38371
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 27 March 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 March 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
England -127 123 £47,250 +5.00% 18
London +11 46 £62,500 +13.63% 7
South East -82 25 £42,500 - 5
North West +24 22 £36,500 -27.00% 3
Manchester +20 14 £42,750 -14.50% 1
West Midlands -16 14 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Warwickshire - 13 £45,000 - 1
Reading +9 11 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Berkshire +3 11 £45,000 +9.75% 2
South West -13 11 £51,000 +51.11% 1
Hampshire +3 10 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Cheshire +11 8 £31,250 -16.66% 2
Warwick - 6 £52,000 -
Glasgow +14 4 £52,500 +40.00%
Scotland +14 4 £52,500 +40.00%
City of London +3 4 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Alderley Edge - 4 £30,000 -
Rochdale - 4 £47,500 -
Wilmslow - 4 £32,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £52,000 -
Bristol -3 3 £65,000 +92.59%
Trowbridge - 3 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £40,000 -
Yorkshire -5 2 £60,000 +71.42%
Guildford -5 2 £43,750 +25.00%
East Midlands -33 2 £39,250 -6.70% 1
Surrey -60 2 £43,750 +2.94%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £42,500 -
Derbyshire -6 1 £21,000 -58.00%
Birmingham -7 1 £50,000 +11.11%

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 262 (88.22%) .NET
2 258 (86.87%) C#
3 229 (77.10%) WCF
4 216 (72.73%) SQL Server
5 193 (64.98%) ASP.NET
6 171 (57.58%) SQL
7 170 (57.24%) Microsoft
8 164 (55.22%) Windows
9 153 (51.52%) JavaScript
10 146 (49.16%) HTML
11 138 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
12 137 (46.13%) Workflow
13 124 (41.75%) XML
14 123 (41.41%) .NET Framework
15 121 (40.74%) WPF
16 114 (38.38%) MVC
17 107 (36.03%) Web Services
18 103 (34.68%) CSS
19 100 (33.67%) Visual Studio
20 90 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC
21 87 (29.29%) Scrum
22 84 (28.28%) Silverlight
22 84 (28.28%) T-SQL
23 83 (27.95%) SharePoint
24 75 (25.25%) OO
25 73 (24.58%) jQuery
26 68 (22.90%) UML
26 68 (22.90%) Ajax
27 60 (20.20%) Oracle
27 60 (20.20%) SQL Server 2008

WF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 83 (27.95%) SharePoint
2 28 (9.43%) SharePoint Server
3 26 (8.75%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (5.39%) IIS
5 15 (5.05%) CMS
6 14 (4.71%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (4.38%) SharePoint Foundation
8 11 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (2.69%) MediaWiki
10 7 (2.36%) DNN
11 3 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.67%) MS Project Server
12 2 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.34%) Confluence
13 1 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 52 (17.51%) MS Excel
2 27 (9.09%) MS Office
3 17 (5.72%) InfoPath
4 5 (1.68%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.01%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 22 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 22 (7.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
3 11 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
3 11 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
3 11 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
3 11 (3.70%) Oracle Assets
4 8 (2.69%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (2.02%) Line 500
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.67%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 41 (13.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.38%) Office 365
3 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.68%) Intranet
2 3 (1.01%) HTTP
3 2 (0.67%) Internet
4 1 (0.34%) LAN
4 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 60 (20.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 57 (19.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (13.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (7.74%) Relational Database
6 23 (7.74%) Oracle Reports
7 22 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 22 (7.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 21 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (6.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (5.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 13 (4.38%) Oracle Database
12 9 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (3.03%) Star Schema
13 7 (2.36%) Oracle Discoverer
14 6 (2.02%) OLTP
14 6 (2.02%) RavenDB
15 4 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
15 4 (1.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 100 (33.67%) Visual Studio
2 54 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (10.10%) Visual Studio Team System
4 22 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
5 19 (6.40%) Subversion
5 19 (6.40%) NUnit
6 17 (5.72%) MSBuild
7 14 (4.71%) Jenkins
8 11 (3.70%) MSTest
8 11 (3.70%) Git (software)
8 11 (3.70%) AccuRev
8 11 (3.70%) Toad
9 7 (2.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (2.02%) NetAdvantage
10 6 (2.02%) LLBLGen Pro
11 5 (1.68%) CruiseControl
12 4 (1.35%) Mercurial
12 4 (1.35%) Selenium
12 4 (1.35%) SpecFlow
12 4 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 54 (18.18%) Finance
2 18 (6.06%) Legal
2 18 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.05%) Multimedia
4 12 (4.04%) Retail
4 12 (4.04%) Law
5 8 (2.69%) Marketing
6 5 (1.68%) Banking
7 4 (1.35%) Advertising
7 4 (1.35%) Publishing
7 4 (1.35%) Games
8 3 (1.01%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 183 (61.62%) Developer
2 92 (30.98%) .NET Developer
3 65 (21.89%) C# Developer
4 48 (16.16%) Senior Developer
5 46 (15.49%) Software Developer
6 42 (14.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 31 (10.44%) Analyst
8 30 (10.10%) Architect
9 28 (9.43%) Consultant
9 28 (9.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 25 (8.42%) ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (7.07%) Lead Developer
12 20 (6.73%) Senior Software Developer
12 20 (6.73%) Senior C# Developer
12 20 (6.73%) SharePoint Architect
13 19 (6.40%) Software Engineer
14 18 (6.06%) Oracle Analyst
15 17 (5.72%) Senior .NET Developer
16 13 (4.38%) Principal Consultant
17 12 (4.04%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (88.22%) .NET
2 229 (77.10%) WCF
3 193 (64.98%) ASP.NET
4 146 (49.16%) HTML
5 124 (41.75%) XML
6 123 (41.41%) .NET Framework
7 121 (40.74%) WPF
8 107 (36.03%) Web Services
9 103 (34.68%) CSS
10 90 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 84 (28.28%) Silverlight
12 73 (24.58%) jQuery
13 68 (22.90%) Ajax
14 57 (19.19%) XSLT
15 54 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 51 (17.17%) LINQ
17 47 (15.82%) ADO.NET
18 44 (14.81%) WinForms
19 36 (12.12%) .NET Remoting
20 35 (11.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.41%) Inversion of Control
3 19 (6.40%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.71%) Open Source
5 12 (4.04%) Embedded Systems
5 12 (4.04%) MPEG
6 9 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.68%) Kindle
9 4 (1.35%) User Experience
10 3 (1.01%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.01%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.67%) Clustering
11 2 (0.67%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.34%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.34%) Derivative
12 1 (0.34%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.34%) Grid Computing
12 1 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 164 (55.22%) Windows
2 30 (10.10%) Linux
3 19 (6.40%) UNIX
4 3 (1.01%) Android
5 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.34%) AIX
5 1 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (46.13%) Workflow
3 114 (38.38%) MVC
4 87 (29.29%) Scrum
5 75 (25.25%) OO
6 68 (22.90%) UML
7 49 (16.50%) Business Intelligence
7 49 (16.50%) TDD
8 48 (16.16%) Web Development
9 46 (15.49%) Software Engineering
10 34 (11.45%) Mentoring
11 33 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (10.44%) CRM
13 28 (9.43%) System Testing
14 25 (8.42%) Unit Testing
15 24 (8.08%) Multithreading
15 24 (8.08%) OOA/OOD
16 23 (7.74%) OOP
16 23 (7.74%) SOA
17 22 (7.41%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 258 (86.87%) C#
2 171 (57.58%) SQL
3 153 (51.52%) JavaScript
4 84 (28.28%) T-SQL
5 59 (19.87%) VB.NET
6 32 (10.77%) PL/SQL
6 32 (10.77%) XPath
7 27 (9.09%) C++
8 21 (7.07%) Java
9 20 (6.73%) VB
10 18 (6.06%) C
11 12 (4.04%) Shell Script
12 11 (3.70%) VB6
13 8 (2.69%) VBA
14 7 (2.36%) VBScript
14 7 (2.36%) X++
15 6 (2.02%) TypeScript
16 3 (1.01%) R
16 3 (1.01%) XAML
17 2 (0.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 53 (17.85%) Degree
2 42 (14.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (11.45%) MCP
4 29 (9.76%) Security Cleared
5 26 (8.75%) DV Cleared
6 14 (4.71%) MCSD
7 13 (4.38%) MCDBA
7 13 (4.38%) MCITP
8 3 (1.01%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.34%) MCPD
9 1 (0.34%) MCTS
9 1 (0.34%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.37%) ISO 9001
2 7 (2.36%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.01%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.35%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 170 (57.24%) Microsoft
2 60 (20.20%) Oracle
3 20 (6.73%) Sybase
4 17 (5.72%) Telerik
5 15 (5.05%) HP
6 10 (3.37%) Hitachi
7 7 (2.36%) Twitter
8 6 (2.02%) Sage
8 6 (2.02%) Infragistics
9 4 (1.35%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.01%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.01%) Adobe
11 2 (0.67%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.34%) LexisNexis
12 1 (0.34%) Facebook
12 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.34%) Cognizant
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £425 - £475 per day
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London
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £240.00 - £290.00 per annum
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East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: paying to £65,000 p/a + benefits
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Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits
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Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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