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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 738 645 675
Rank change year-on-year
-93 +30
Permanent jobs citing WF 163 225 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.53% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 151 200 214
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +9.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +8.97%

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
44832 42231 47658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.27% 39.38% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 37729 36573 41998
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 21 August 2014 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 21 August 2014. 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 -81 159 £50,000 +5.26% 22
London -31 60 £55,000 - 8
South East -54 46 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Surrey -16 28 £40,000 +25.00% 1
Woking -1 26 £40,000 +25.00% 1
East Midlands +4 17 £50,000 +33.33% 2
East of England -41 12 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Berkshire -8 10 £48,750 -30.35% 3
Derbyshire - 10 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -9 9 £40,000 -8.04% 2
City of London -22 9 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Suffolk - 9 £40,000 -
Ipswich - 9 £40,000 -
Derby - 9 £50,000 - 1
Reading -8 8 £52,500 +31.25% 3
West Yorkshire -31 8 £57,500 +94.91% 2
Yorkshire -52 8 £57,500 +94.91% 2
Staffordshire - 8 £40,000 - 1
Nottingham -3 7 £34,000 -9.33%
Nottinghamshire -4 7 £34,000 -9.33%
Burton-upon-Trent - 7 £40,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £50,000 - 1
Kent -10 6 £45,000 -10.00%
Leeds -43 6 £45,000 +52.54%
North West - 4 £40,000 - 2
West Malling +5 3 £50,000 -
Docklands, London +4 3 £70,000 +7.69%
Bedfordshire -10 3 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Bedford -16 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Manchester - 3 £38,000 - 1

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

1 396 (82.16%) .NET
2 350 (72.61%) C#
3 320 (66.39%) WCF
4 296 (61.41%) ASP.NET
5 278 (57.68%) SQL Server
6 262 (54.36%) SQL
7 222 (46.06%) Microsoft
8 209 (43.36%) .NET Framework
9 204 (42.32%) HTML
10 199 (41.29%) JavaScript
11 189 (39.21%) MVC
12 175 (36.31%) XML
13 169 (35.06%) Web Services
14 159 (32.99%) CSS
14 159 (32.99%) Windows
15 146 (30.29%) Workflow
16 133 (27.59%) Oracle
17 132 (27.39%) OO
18 130 (26.97%) WPF
19 117 (24.27%) jQuery
20 110 (22.82%) VB.NET
21 108 (22.41%) MS Excel
22 107 (22.20%) SharePoint
23 99 (20.54%) Finance
24 91 (18.88%) Visual Studio
24 91 (18.88%) ASP.NET MVC
25 87 (18.05%) Agile Software Development
26 83 (17.22%) T-SQL
26 83 (17.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
27 82 (17.01%) WinForms

WF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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
1 107 (22.20%) SharePoint
2 30 (6.22%) BizTalk Server
2 30 (6.22%) MediaWiki
3 29 (6.02%) IIS
4 23 (4.77%) Oracle Workflow
5 21 (4.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 20 (4.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 15 (3.11%) Umbraco
7 15 (3.11%) Alfresco
8 14 (2.90%) SharePoint Server
9 9 (1.87%) CMS
10 6 (1.24%) SharePoint Foundation
11 4 (0.83%) SAS
11 4 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.21%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 108 (22.41%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.94%) MS Office
3 14 (2.90%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 33 (6.85%) Oracle Financials
2 32 (6.64%) Oracle General Ledger
2 32 (6.64%) Oracle Payables
2 32 (6.64%) Oracle Receivables
2 32 (6.64%) Oracle Assets
3 28 (5.81%) Oracle EBS R12
4 26 (5.39%) Oracle EBS
5 20 (4.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.83%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.62%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.41%) Line 500
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.21%) TIBCO iProcess
9 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle AGIS
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.04%) SaaS
2 5 (1.04%) Force.com
3 1 (0.21%) PaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.11%) FTP
2 9 (1.87%) Intranet
3 5 (1.04%) Internet
4 4 (0.83%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (57.68%) SQL Server
2 75 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 70 (14.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 62 (12.86%) Relational Database
5 52 (10.79%) Oracle Reports
6 44 (9.13%) MySQL
7 43 (8.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 33 (6.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 29 (6.02%) Oracle Database
9 29 (6.02%) RDBMS
10 26 (5.39%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (3.94%) Crystal Reports
12 18 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
13 16 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 15 (3.11%) NoSQL
14 15 (3.11%) Big Data
15 11 (2.28%) Oracle BI EE
15 11 (2.28%) Oracle Discoverer
15 11 (2.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 91 (18.88%) Visual Studio
2 65 (13.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (10.79%) Oracle Forms
4 37 (7.68%) NUnit
5 25 (5.19%) MSTest
6 16 (3.32%) CruiseControl
7 15 (3.11%) Subversion
8 13 (2.70%) JIRA
9 12 (2.49%) MSBuild
10 11 (2.28%) Jenkins
11 10 (2.07%) Visual Studio Team System
11 10 (2.07%) Git (software)
12 8 (1.66%) SpecFlow
13 7 (1.45%) NuGet
14 6 (1.24%) Moq
15 5 (1.04%) Hudson
16 4 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 2 (0.41%) NetAdvantage
17 2 (0.41%) LLBLGen Pro
18 1 (0.21%) Cucumber
General
1 99 (20.54%) Finance
2 47 (9.75%) Marketing
3 14 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (2.70%) Banking
5 11 (2.28%) Back Office
5 11 (2.28%) Advertising
6 9 (1.87%) Legal
7 7 (1.45%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.83%) Law
8 4 (0.83%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.83%) Front Office
9 2 (0.41%) Publishing
9 2 (0.41%) Retail
9 2 (0.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 367 (76.14%) Developer
2 180 (37.34%) .NET Developer
3 156 (32.37%) C# Developer
4 123 (25.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 113 (23.44%) Senior Developer
6 69 (14.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 64 (13.28%) Senior .NET Developer
8 61 (12.66%) ASP.NET Developer
9 49 (10.17%) Senior C# Developer
9 49 (10.17%) Software Developer
10 42 (8.71%) Junior
11 41 (8.51%) Junior Developer
12 37 (7.68%) Analyst
13 36 (7.47%) Web Developer
14 34 (7.05%) Team Leader
15 31 (6.43%) Senior Software Developer
16 27 (5.60%) .NET Web Developer
17 26 (5.39%) Architect
17 26 (5.39%) Programmer
18 23 (4.77%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 396 (82.16%) .NET
2 320 (66.39%) WCF
3 296 (61.41%) ASP.NET
4 209 (43.36%) .NET Framework
5 204 (42.32%) HTML
6 175 (36.31%) XML
7 169 (35.06%) Web Services
8 159 (32.99%) CSS
9 130 (26.97%) WPF
10 117 (24.27%) jQuery
11 91 (18.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 83 (17.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 82 (17.01%) WinForms
14 73 (15.15%) Silverlight
15 58 (12.03%) XSLT
16 52 (10.79%) SOAP
16 52 (10.79%) Ajax
17 44 (9.13%) ASP.NET Web API
18 40 (8.30%) LINQ
19 39 (8.09%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.00%) Open Source
2 44 (9.13%) NHS
3 41 (8.51%) BBC
4 27 (5.60%) N-Tier
5 25 (5.19%) Computer Science
6 14 (2.90%) Inversion of Control
7 9 (1.87%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.04%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.04%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.62%) Derivative
11 3 (0.62%) Informatics
12 2 (0.41%) Grid Computing
12 2 (0.41%) MPEG
12 2 (0.41%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.41%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.21%) Credit Risk
13 1 (0.21%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 159 (32.99%) Windows
2 43 (8.92%) Linux
3 9 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.24%) Android
5 3 (0.62%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.21%) AIX
6 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (39.21%) MVC
2 146 (30.29%) Workflow
3 132 (27.39%) OO
4 87 (18.05%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (16.80%) System Testing
6 73 (15.15%) TDD
7 60 (12.45%) Scrum
8 58 (12.03%) SOA
9 56 (11.62%) Business Intelligence
10 46 (9.54%) Software Engineering
11 41 (8.51%) Online Marketing
11 41 (8.51%) OO PHP
12 33 (6.85%) Document Management
13 31 (6.43%) Configuration Management
13 31 (6.43%) UML
14 26 (5.39%) Performance Analysis
15 25 (5.19%) OOP
16 24 (4.98%) CRM
17 23 (4.77%) Unit Testing
18 22 (4.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 350 (72.61%) C#
2 262 (54.36%) SQL
3 199 (41.29%) JavaScript
4 110 (22.82%) VB.NET
5 83 (17.22%) T-SQL
6 59 (12.24%) PHP
7 36 (7.47%) Java
8 28 (5.81%) XPath
9 24 (4.98%) PL/SQL
10 21 (4.36%) C
11 15 (3.11%) Perl
11 15 (3.11%) Python
12 13 (2.70%) C++
12 13 (2.70%) VB
13 6 (1.24%) VB6
13 6 (1.24%) VBA
14 5 (1.04%) VC++
15 4 (0.83%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.62%) XAML
16 3 (0.62%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 72 (14.94%) Degree
2 59 (12.24%) Security Cleared
3 39 (8.09%) SC Cleared
4 28 (5.81%) CTC Cleared
5 23 (4.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.83%) MCP
7 2 (0.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.04%) QA
2 3 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.21%) SLA
3 1 (0.21%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 4 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (2.70%) ServiceCenter
2 8 (1.66%) OpenView
Vendors
1 222 (46.06%) Microsoft
2 133 (27.59%) Oracle
3 22 (4.56%) HP
4 15 (3.11%) Sybase
5 9 (1.87%) Remedy
6 8 (1.66%) Business Objects
6 8 (1.66%) IBM
7 7 (1.45%) Infragistics
8 5 (1.04%) Apple
8 5 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.04%) Cisco
8 5 (1.04%) Tandberg
9 4 (0.83%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.83%) Telerik
10 2 (0.41%) Sage
11 1 (0.21%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.21%) DataSynapse
11 1 (0.21%) Thunderhead
11 1 (0.21%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.21%) Pegasus
London
Picture More Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £48000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Greythorn
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 8%Bonus,Pension,Bupa,25 days
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago