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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 718 634 563
Rank change year-on-year
-84 -71
Permanent jobs citing WF 162 250 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.57% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 142 226 327
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,950 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -7.22%

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
40720 44212 48079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.86% 41.02% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35086 37344 42863
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -71 148 £47,500 +5.55% 15
London -3 62 £57,500 +15.00% 8
South East -69 29 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +30 28 £47,500 -5.00%
Surrey -48 25 £40,000 -
City of London +25 18 £71,750 +36.66% 5
Derbyshire +21 13 £51,250 +2.50%
Guildford -9 13 £40,000 +42.85%
West Midlands - 13 £45,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +23 10 £50,000 +42.85%
Nottingham +22 10 £50,000 +42.85%
Manchester -15 8 £36,250 +20.83% 1
North West -15 8 £36,250 +11.53% 1
Derby 0 7 £55,000 +10.00%
Woking -11 7 £25,000 -40.47%
Staffordshire - 6 £45,000 -
County Antrim - 6 £37,500 -
Belfast - 6 £37,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 6 £45,000 -
Northern Ireland - 6 £37,500 -
Leicestershire - 5 £47,500 -
Scotland +10 4 £50,000 +33.33%
South West -14 4 £51,250 +59.40% 1
Edinburgh - 4 £50,000 -
East of England -37 3 £40,000 -8.04% 1
Birmingham - 3 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £31,500 -
Somerset +5 2 £70,000 +122.22% 1
Suffolk - 2 £40,000 -
Worthing - 2 £31,500 -

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 279 (83.78%) .NET
2 259 (77.78%) C#
3 215 (64.56%) WCF
4 199 (59.76%) ASP.NET
5 197 (59.16%) SQL
6 189 (56.76%) SQL Server
7 156 (46.85%) Windows
7 156 (46.85%) Microsoft
8 143 (42.94%) HTML
9 141 (42.34%) Workflow
10 133 (39.94%) JavaScript
10 133 (39.94%) WPF
11 125 (37.54%) Agile Software Development
12 124 (37.24%) XML
13 122 (36.64%) .NET Framework
14 114 (34.23%) MVC
15 110 (33.03%) Web Services
16 104 (31.23%) SharePoint
17 91 (27.33%) CSS
18 90 (27.03%) Visual Studio
19 86 (25.83%) Finance
20 83 (24.92%) Silverlight
21 79 (23.72%) VB.NET
22 74 (22.22%) OO
23 73 (21.92%) WinForms
24 70 (21.02%) T-SQL
25 65 (19.52%) Software Engineering
26 63 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
27 60 (18.02%) Oracle
28 59 (17.72%) System Testing

WF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 104 (31.23%) SharePoint
2 30 (9.01%) SharePoint Server
3 29 (8.71%) IIS
4 27 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
4 27 (8.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 18 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 14 (4.20%) MediaWiki
7 9 (2.70%) SharePoint Foundation
7 9 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
8 8 (2.40%) CMS
9 6 (1.80%) MS Project Server
10 3 (0.90%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle UPK
12 1 (0.30%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 58 (17.42%) MS Excel
2 33 (9.91%) MS Office
3 21 (6.31%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.60%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 40 (12.01%) Oracle Financials
1 40 (12.01%) Oracle General Ledger
1 40 (12.01%) Oracle Payables
1 40 (12.01%) Oracle Receivables
1 40 (12.01%) Oracle Assets
2 39 (11.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 30 (9.01%) Dynamics CRM
4 27 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (2.70%) Line 500
6 4 (1.20%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.60%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.70%) Office 365
3 2 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.30%) Intranet
2 3 (0.90%) HTTP
3 1 (0.30%) LAN
3 1 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 45 (13.51%) Oracle Reports
3 44 (13.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 40 (12.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 32 (9.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (9.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (7.21%) Oracle BI EE
8 17 (5.11%) Oracle Discoverer
9 15 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (4.50%) Relational Database
10 11 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.80%) PerformancePoint
13 5 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (1.20%) OLTP
14 4 (1.20%) Star Schema
14 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (0.90%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.90%) OLAP
15 3 (0.90%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 90 (27.03%) Visual Studio
2 40 (12.01%) Oracle Forms
3 38 (11.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (7.21%) Visual Studio Team System
5 18 (5.41%) NUnit
6 16 (4.80%) MSBuild
7 12 (3.60%) Subversion
7 12 (3.60%) Jenkins
8 9 (2.70%) NetAdvantage
8 9 (2.70%) LLBLGen Pro
9 7 (2.10%) MSTest
10 6 (1.80%) CruiseControl
11 5 (1.50%) Git (software)
12 4 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (0.90%) NuGet
14 2 (0.60%) SpecFlow
14 2 (0.60%) Moq
14 2 (0.60%) TeamCity
15 1 (0.30%) MorphX
General
1 86 (25.83%) Finance
2 26 (7.81%) Legal
3 18 (5.41%) Law
4 16 (4.80%) Retail
5 15 (4.50%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.90%) Back Office
6 13 (3.90%) Multimedia
7 9 (2.70%) Marketing
8 5 (1.50%) Banking
8 5 (1.50%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.20%) Games
10 3 (0.90%) Advertising
11 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 205 (61.56%) Developer
2 98 (29.43%) C# Developer
3 88 (26.43%) .NET Developer
4 69 (20.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 66 (19.82%) Senior Developer
6 55 (16.52%) Analyst
6 55 (16.52%) Software Developer
7 38 (11.41%) Support Analyst
8 35 (10.51%) Oracle Analyst
8 35 (10.51%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 35 (10.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (9.01%) ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (9.01%) Senior C# Developer
10 28 (8.41%) Senior .NET Developer
11 25 (7.51%) Architect
12 24 (7.21%) Senior Software Developer
13 23 (6.91%) Software Engineer
14 21 (6.31%) Programmer
15 20 (6.01%) Consultant
16 18 (5.41%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (83.78%) .NET
2 215 (64.56%) WCF
3 199 (59.76%) ASP.NET
4 143 (42.94%) HTML
5 133 (39.94%) WPF
6 124 (37.24%) XML
7 122 (36.64%) .NET Framework
8 110 (33.03%) Web Services
9 91 (27.33%) CSS
10 83 (24.92%) Silverlight
11 73 (21.92%) WinForms
12 63 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
13 55 (16.52%) XSLT
14 54 (16.22%) Ajax
15 43 (12.91%) REST
16 40 (12.01%) .NET Remoting
16 40 (12.01%) XSD
17 39 (11.71%) jQuery
18 34 (10.21%) LINQ
19 30 (9.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.51%) Open Source
2 17 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.90%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.60%) N-Tier
5 11 (3.30%) Blackberry
6 10 (3.00%) MPEG
6 10 (3.00%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (3.00%) Inversion of Control
6 10 (3.00%) Hedge funds
7 9 (2.70%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.90%) Clustering
8 3 (0.90%) Derivative
8 3 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.60%) User Experience
9 2 (0.60%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.60%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.60%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.30%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 156 (46.85%) Windows
2 19 (5.71%) Linux
3 5 (1.50%) Android
4 3 (0.90%) UNIX
5 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (0.60%) AIX
5 2 (0.60%) Solaris
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (42.34%) Workflow
2 125 (37.54%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (34.23%) MVC
4 74 (22.22%) OO
5 65 (19.52%) Software Engineering
6 59 (17.72%) System Testing
7 58 (17.42%) UML
8 57 (17.12%) Business Intelligence
9 46 (13.81%) Scrum
10 41 (12.31%) Web Development
11 38 (11.41%) CRM
12 35 (10.51%) TDD
13 34 (10.21%) Mentoring
14 33 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (9.31%) Performance Analysis
16 30 (9.01%) Document Management
17 25 (7.51%) ERP
18 24 (7.21%) SOA
19 23 (6.91%) Multithreading
20 22 (6.61%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 259 (77.78%) C#
2 197 (59.16%) SQL
3 133 (39.94%) JavaScript
4 79 (23.72%) VB.NET
5 70 (21.02%) T-SQL
6 43 (12.91%) XPath
7 26 (7.81%) C++
8 21 (6.31%) VB
8 21 (6.31%) C
8 21 (6.31%) PL/SQL
9 15 (4.50%) Java
10 13 (3.90%) VB6
11 11 (3.30%) VBA
11 11 (3.30%) R
12 10 (3.00%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.10%) XAML
14 2 (0.60%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.60%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.30%) X++
15 1 (0.30%) VC++
Qualifications
1 49 (14.71%) Degree
2 26 (7.81%) Security Cleared
3 18 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (4.20%) MCP
5 9 (2.70%) MCSD
6 8 (2.40%) MCDBA
6 8 (2.40%) MCITP
7 7 (2.10%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.80%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.20%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.30%) MCPD
10 1 (0.30%) MCTS
10 1 (0.30%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.40%) ISO 9001
1 8 (2.40%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (7.21%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 156 (46.85%) Microsoft
2 60 (18.02%) Oracle
3 25 (7.51%) HP
4 13 (3.90%) Hitachi
4 13 (3.90%) Infragistics
5 12 (3.60%) Business Objects
6 9 (2.70%) Sage
6 9 (2.70%) Telerik
7 8 (2.40%) AccuRev
8 4 (1.20%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.20%) Sybase
9 2 (0.60%) Cisco
9 2 (0.60%) Apple
9 2 (0.60%) Adobe
9 2 (0.60%) Tandberg
10 1 (0.30%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.30%) Remedy
10 1 (0.30%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.30%) Facebook
10 1 (0.30%) Twitter
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27,000 - 38,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
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: 5 days ago
Norwich
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + package
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £87000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London Bridge
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £55k - 70k per year + package
Posted: 12 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
South West London
DP Connect
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: High base salary + bonus + flexible benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car, Pension, Laptop, Phone, Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago