Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 73 51
Rank change year-on-year +1 -22 -2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 196 246 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.73% 3.75% 4.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.98% 9.86% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 148 225 327
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,250 £53,750 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2183 2496 2924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 41.52% 38.01% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1873 2164 2518
East Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in the East Midlands

WCF
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for WCF in the East Midlands

WCF
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in the East Midlands

WCF
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -17 83 £35,000 -17.65% 6
Derbyshire +4 42 £54,000 +44.00% 4
Northamptonshire +16 40 £42,500 - 2
Lincolnshire +26 20 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Leicestershire -7 11 £37,500 -11.76% 2
WCF
England

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WCF.

1 191 (97.45%) .NET
2 188 (95.92%) C#
3 171 (87.24%) SQL Server
4 167 (85.20%) MVC
5 160 (81.63%) Agile Software Development
6 138 (70.41%) ASP.NET
7 137 (69.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 110 (56.12%) TDD
9 102 (52.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 98 (50.00%) Entity Framework
11 91 (46.43%) Node.js
12 90 (45.92%) Web Application Development
13 87 (44.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 80 (40.82%) Git (software)
15 79 (40.31%) .NET Framework
16 78 (39.80%) RESTful
17 74 (37.76%) NoSQL
17 74 (37.76%) BDD
17 74 (37.76%) Ruby
17 74 (37.76%) JavaScript
18 71 (36.22%) SQL Server 2016
19 66 (33.67%) jQuery
19 66 (33.67%) HTML
19 66 (33.67%) CSS
20 64 (32.65%) Web Services
21 59 (30.10%) Microsoft
22 52 (26.53%) Code First Entity Framework
23 50 (25.51%) SQL Server 2014
24 45 (22.96%) Facebook
25 43 (21.94%) Enterprise Software

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 39 (19.90%) BizTalk Server
2 35 (17.86%) IIS
3 14 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.51%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (14.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.63%) Google Play
2 6 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.04%) SMS
2 2 (1.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (87.24%) SQL Server
2 74 (37.76%) NoSQL
3 71 (36.22%) SQL Server 2016
4 50 (25.51%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.04%) MySQL
8 4 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.53%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.53%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.02%) DTS
10 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.02%) SQLite
11 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 80 (40.82%) Git (software)
2 40 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (9.69%) Visual Studio
4 18 (9.18%) NUnit
5 11 (5.61%) Subversion
6 6 (3.06%) MSTest
6 6 (3.06%) Selenium
7 5 (2.55%) Jasmine
7 5 (2.55%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.55%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (2.04%) JIRA
9 1 (0.51%) CruiseControl
General
1 41 (20.92%) Advertising
2 16 (8.16%) Games
3 7 (3.57%) Finance
4 4 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.02%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Back Office
6 1 (0.51%) Law
6 1 (0.51%) Local Government
6 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 177 (90.31%) Developer
2 158 (80.61%) .NET Developer
3 39 (19.90%) C# Developer
4 28 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (10.20%) Applications Support
6 19 (9.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (8.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (8.16%) Senior Developer
9 15 (7.65%) Digital Developer
10 14 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
11 13 (6.63%) Junior
11 13 (6.63%) Software Developer
12 12 (6.12%) Junior .NET Developer
12 12 (6.12%) Junior Developer
13 11 (5.61%) .NET Applications Developer
13 11 (5.61%) Applications Developer
14 10 (5.10%) Applications Engineer
14 10 (5.10%) Applications Support Engineer
14 10 (5.10%) SQL Developer
14 10 (5.10%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (97.45%) .NET
2 138 (70.41%) ASP.NET
3 137 (69.90%) ASP.NET Web API
4 102 (52.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 98 (50.00%) Entity Framework
6 91 (46.43%) Node.js
7 87 (44.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 79 (40.31%) .NET Framework
9 78 (39.80%) RESTful
10 66 (33.67%) CSS
10 66 (33.67%) HTML
10 66 (33.67%) jQuery
11 64 (32.65%) Web Services
12 52 (26.53%) Code First Entity Framework
13 39 (19.90%) Ajax
14 25 (12.76%) WPF
15 22 (11.22%) HTML5
16 21 (10.71%) AngularJS
17 20 (10.20%) KnockoutJS
18 17 (8.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 43 (21.94%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (7.65%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.63%) iPhone
3 13 (6.63%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (3.06%) Social Network
6 4 (2.04%) BBC
6 4 (2.04%) Social Media
7 2 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.02%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.69%) Android
2 8 (4.08%) Windows
3 5 (2.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (85.20%) MVC
2 160 (81.63%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (56.12%) TDD
4 90 (45.92%) Web Application Development
5 74 (37.76%) BDD
6 41 (20.92%) SOA
7 35 (17.86%) ITIL
7 35 (17.86%) ITIL V3
7 35 (17.86%) Problem Management
8 29 (14.80%) ITSM
9 26 (13.27%) OO
10 24 (12.24%) Document Management
11 18 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (9.18%) Service Design
12 16 (8.16%) Scrum
13 14 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
14 13 (6.63%) Domain-Driven Design
14 13 (6.63%) SDLC
15 12 (6.12%) Web Development
16 11 (5.61%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 188 (95.92%) C#
2 74 (37.76%) JavaScript
2 74 (37.76%) Ruby
3 37 (18.88%) SQL
4 30 (15.31%) VB
5 27 (13.78%) VB.NET
6 16 (8.16%) T-SQL
7 11 (5.61%) VBScript
8 6 (3.06%) Java
8 6 (3.06%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.55%) C++
10 4 (2.04%) Bourne shell
11 3 (1.53%) VB6
12 1 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (19.90%) SC Cleared
1 39 (19.90%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.18%) Degree
3 11 (5.61%) CCNA
3 11 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (5.61%) MCP
4 7 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (14.80%) SLA
2 2 (1.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (5.61%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (30.10%) Microsoft
2 45 (22.96%) Facebook
3 37 (18.88%) Sitecore
4 29 (14.80%) Remedy
5 21 (10.71%) Google
6 11 (5.61%) BMC
6 11 (5.61%) Nimsoft
7 9 (4.59%) Oracle
8 4 (2.04%) Apple
8 4 (2.04%) Sony
8 4 (2.04%) Yahoo!
9 3 (1.53%) Xamarin
10 2 (1.02%) Twitter
11 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.51%) SAP