The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
North East / Durham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 26 28
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 0.63% 1.42% 5.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 3.23% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Median salary £37,500 £37,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.67% -25.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

WCF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 64 62 103
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 40.51% 43.97% 59.20%
Number of salaries quoted 62 58 94
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Durham citing WCF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Durham

WCF
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for WCF in Durham

WCF
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Durham region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockton-on-Tees - 1 £37,500 -
WCF
North East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Durham region with a requirement for WCF.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos