Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 33 26
Rank change year-on-year -7 -7 -15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 26 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.78% 7.39% 9.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% 15.85% 22.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 30 51
Bedford median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £37,500 £52,500 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £44,500 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.72% -2.50% +11.11%

WCF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 76 164 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 29.69% 46.59% 42.24%
Number of salaries quoted 65 158 210
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £74,750 £52,500 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Bedford

WCF
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF in Bedford.

Salary trend for WCF in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for WCF.

1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) EPiServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# WCF Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft