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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 782 755 667
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -88
Permanent jobs citing WF 118 155 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.35% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 88 144 199
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £37,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £69,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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
41241 43977 42328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.25% 38.28% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35251 36969 36596
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -21 114 £50,000 - 8
London -3 51 £52,000 -5.45% 3
North West +26 20 £55,000 +37.50% 3
South East -14 20 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Manchester +21 19 £55,000 +44.73% 2
Surrey -15 14 £37,500 -10.71%
Leeds +15 10 £55,000 +22.22%
West Yorkshire +7 10 £55,000 -4.34%
Yorkshire +6 10 £55,000 -4.34%
Woking -17 9 £37,500 -6.25%
South West - 9 £40,000 - 1
City of London +18 7 £55,000 +3.77%
Hampshire +30 6 £60,000 +42.85%
Wiltshire - 6 £40,000 -
Trowbridge - 6 £40,000 -
East of England +6 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Wembley - 4 £48,750 -
Bedfordshire +13 3 £35,000 -20.00%
Bedford +5 3 £35,000 -20.00%
Gloucester - 3 £57,500 - 1
Guildford - 3 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £57,500 - 1
Rochdale - 2 £45,000 -
New Malden - 2 - -
Scotland -7 1 £45,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £28,500 -
Lancashire - 1 - - 1
Preston - 1 - - 1
Belfast - 1 £28,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 £45,000 -

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 223 (95.30%) C#
2 222 (94.87%) .NET
3 186 (79.49%) SQL Server
4 174 (74.36%) ASP.NET
5 151 (64.53%) WCF
6 138 (58.97%) Workflow
7 132 (56.41%) Windows
8 125 (53.42%) JavaScript
8 125 (53.42%) SQL
9 115 (49.15%) XML
9 115 (49.15%) jQuery
9 115 (49.15%) .NET Framework
10 114 (48.72%) MVC
11 111 (47.44%) HTML
12 107 (45.73%) CSS
13 105 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
14 103 (44.02%) Web Services
15 100 (42.74%) Microsoft
16 99 (42.31%) ASP.NET MVC
17 90 (38.46%) Finance
18 81 (34.62%) Scrum
19 71 (30.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 71 (30.34%) Entity Framework
20 68 (29.06%) Oracle
21 66 (28.21%) UML
22 64 (27.35%) Visual Studio
23 59 (25.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 58 (24.79%) Ajax
24 58 (24.79%) SQL Server 2008
25 56 (23.93%) LINQ

WF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 32 (13.68%) SharePoint
2 30 (12.82%) IIS
3 19 (8.12%) CMS
4 13 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (3.42%) MediaWiki
5 8 (3.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (2.99%) DNN
6 7 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (2.56%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.28%) Lync
8 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.28%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 28 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.14%) MS Office
3 4 (1.71%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.43%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.43%) SPSS
4 1 (0.43%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 10 (4.27%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (4.27%) Oracle EBS R12
1 10 (4.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 8 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (2.99%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.43%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.43%) Office 365
2 1 (0.43%) Trello
2 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.85%) Intranet
2 3 (1.28%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (79.49%) SQL Server
2 71 (30.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 59 (25.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (24.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 46 (19.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 44 (18.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 38 (16.24%) Relational Database
8 37 (15.81%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (9.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 15 (6.41%) Star Schema
11 14 (5.98%) Oracle Database
12 12 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (4.27%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (4.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 6 (2.56%) RavenDB
15 5 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (2.14%) OLAP
15 5 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (2.14%) RDBMS
16 3 (1.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 64 (27.35%) Visual Studio
2 42 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (13.68%) NUnit
4 29 (12.39%) MSTest
5 13 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 10 (4.27%) Oracle Forms
6 10 (4.27%) Toad
7 6 (2.56%) Subversion
7 6 (2.56%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (1.71%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.71%) Selenium
9 4 (1.71%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (1.28%) Git (software)
10 3 (1.28%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 90 (38.46%) Finance
2 40 (17.09%) Legal
3 26 (11.11%) Back Office
4 12 (5.13%) Law
5 11 (4.70%) Marketing
6 9 (3.85%) Banking
7 5 (2.14%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.71%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.85%) Front Office
9 2 (0.85%) Publishing
9 2 (0.85%) Retail
10 1 (0.43%) Advertising
10 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 173 (73.93%) Developer
2 102 (43.59%) .NET Developer
3 78 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 66 (28.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 55 (23.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 42 (17.95%) ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (12.39%) Senior Developer
8 28 (11.97%) Software Engineer
9 26 (11.11%) Applications Developer
10 24 (10.26%) C# Software Engineer
11 23 (9.83%) .NET Software Engineer
12 18 (7.69%) Software Developer
13 17 (7.26%) Senior .NET Developer
14 15 (6.41%) Analyst
14 15 (6.41%) Senior C# Developer
15 12 (5.13%) Consultant
16 11 (4.70%) Web Developer
17 10 (4.27%) Support Analyst
17 10 (4.27%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
17 10 (4.27%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (94.87%) .NET
2 174 (74.36%) ASP.NET
3 151 (64.53%) WCF
4 115 (49.15%) jQuery
4 115 (49.15%) .NET Framework
4 115 (49.15%) XML
5 111 (47.44%) HTML
6 107 (45.73%) CSS
7 103 (44.02%) Web Services
8 99 (42.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 71 (30.34%) Entity Framework
10 58 (24.79%) Ajax
11 56 (23.93%) LINQ
12 49 (20.94%) WPF
13 41 (17.52%) ADO.NET
14 39 (16.67%) Silverlight
14 39 (16.67%) JSON
15 38 (16.24%) HTML5
16 37 (15.81%) SOAP
17 36 (15.38%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 48 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.27%) Hedge funds
2 10 (4.27%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.42%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.99%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.14%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.71%) Grid Computing
6 4 (1.71%) Cryptography
6 4 (1.71%) Credit Risk
6 4 (1.71%) Market Risk
6 4 (1.71%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.85%) W3C
7 2 (0.85%) Physics
7 2 (0.85%) Kindle
8 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.43%) User Experience
8 1 (0.43%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 132 (56.41%) Windows
2 28 (11.97%) UNIX
3 10 (4.27%) Linux
4 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (58.97%) Workflow
2 114 (48.72%) MVC
3 105 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (34.62%) Scrum
5 66 (28.21%) UML
6 56 (23.93%) OO
7 50 (21.37%) Business Intelligence
8 38 (16.24%) DSDM
9 34 (14.53%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (13.68%) Software Engineering
11 29 (12.39%) TDD
12 26 (11.11%) RUP
13 24 (10.26%) Use Case
14 23 (9.83%) Time Management
14 23 (9.83%) MVVM
14 23 (9.83%) Service Delivery
15 21 (8.97%) CRM
16 20 (8.55%) Open Source
16 20 (8.55%) Web Development
17 18 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 223 (95.30%) C#
2 125 (53.42%) JavaScript
2 125 (53.42%) SQL
3 52 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 39 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 31 (13.25%) Java
6 25 (10.68%) C++
6 25 (10.68%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.42%) VBScript
8 7 (2.99%) X++
9 6 (2.56%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.28%) Erlang
10 3 (1.28%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.28%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.43%) Python
11 1 (0.43%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.43%) XAML
11 1 (0.43%) VB6
11 1 (0.43%) VB
11 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (17.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (15.81%) Security Cleared
3 36 (15.38%) MCP
4 30 (12.82%) Degree
5 27 (11.54%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.56%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.71%) MCDBA
7 4 (1.71%) MCSD
7 4 (1.71%) MCITP
8 3 (1.28%) MCSE
9 2 (0.85%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.85%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 100 (42.74%) Microsoft
2 68 (29.06%) Oracle
3 33 (14.10%) Sybase
4 11 (4.70%) Telerik
4 11 (4.70%) HP
5 6 (2.56%) Twitter
6 3 (1.28%) Jedox
7 2 (0.85%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.43%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.43%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.43%) MuleSoft
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Unspecified Excellent earning potential
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago