Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 108 74
Rank change year-on-year +22 -34 -17
Permanent jobs citing WCF 174 136 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.38% 2.45% 3.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.75% 6.13% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 143 125 220
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,700 £32,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £58,000 £65,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

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 2,245 2,217 2,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 43.58% 40.02% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,926 1,874 1,961
East Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,850 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 18 June 2018.

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 18 June 2018. 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
Leicestershire +51 60 £46,250 +23.33% 10
Nottinghamshire -12 49 £38,500 -3.75% 9
Northamptonshire -4 40 £42,500 - 4
Lincolnshire +14 16 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Derbyshire -16 5 £35,000 -26.32% 5
WCF
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for WCF.

1 173 (99.43%) C#
2 171 (98.28%) .NET
3 149 (85.63%) MVC
4 145 (83.33%) SQL Server
5 144 (82.76%) ASP.NET
6 133 (76.44%) Agile Software Development
7 120 (68.97%) ASP.NET MVC
8 103 (59.20%) ASP.NET Web API
9 87 (50.00%) CSS
9 87 (50.00%) HTML
10 82 (47.13%) TDD
11 80 (45.98%) SQL
12 79 (45.40%) Entity Framework
13 78 (44.83%) Microsoft
14 76 (43.68%) .NET Framework
15 69 (39.66%) Web Services
16 68 (39.08%) RESTful
17 67 (38.51%) JavaScript
18 64 (36.78%) Web Application Development
19 62 (35.63%) BDD
19 62 (35.63%) jQuery
20 61 (35.06%) Git (software)
21 60 (34.48%) Node.js
22 58 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 58 (33.33%) Ruby
23 54 (31.03%) SQL Server 2016
23 54 (31.03%) NoSQL
24 53 (30.46%) Ajax
25 50 (28.74%) T-SQL
26 49 (28.16%) Business Intelligence

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 20 (11.49%) Confluence
2 10 (5.75%) IIS
3 8 (4.60%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.72%) CMS
6 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (1.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.02%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 42 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.17%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.15%) Serverless
5 1 (0.57%) GitHub
5 1 (0.57%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.57%) DNS
2 1 (0.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 54 (31.03%) NoSQL
2 54 (31.03%) SQL Server 2016
3 29 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (11.49%) Power BI
5 19 (10.92%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.30%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.15%) Cosmos DB
10 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.15%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.15%) SQLite
11 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 61 (35.06%) Git (software)
2 24 (13.79%) TeamCity
3 20 (11.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 20 (11.49%) Bitbucket
3 20 (11.49%) JIRA
3 20 (11.49%) Octopus Deploy
3 20 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (9.77%) NUnit
4 17 (9.77%) Visual Studio
5 12 (6.90%) Subversion
6 11 (6.32%) Visual Studio Team System
7 10 (5.75%) MSTest
8 4 (2.30%) Selenium
9 3 (1.72%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.15%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.15%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.15%) JMeter
10 2 (1.15%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.15%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.15%) Xcode
General
1 31 (17.82%) Advertising
2 20 (11.49%) Automotive
3 11 (6.32%) Finance
4 9 (5.17%) Retail
5 8 (4.60%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.60%) Marketing
6 4 (2.30%) Games
7 2 (1.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (88.51%) Developer
2 114 (65.52%) .NET Developer
3 43 (24.71%) C# Developer
4 36 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (17.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 29 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 28 (16.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 24 (13.79%) Software Developer
9 22 (12.64%) JavaScript Developer
10 20 (11.49%) SQL Developer
11 19 (10.92%) .NET Software Developer
11 19 (10.92%) Senior Developer
11 19 (10.92%) SQL Server Developer
12 18 (10.34%) C# Software Developer
13 13 (7.47%) Lead Developer
14 12 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
15 11 (6.32%) Senior .NET Developer
15 11 (6.32%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 11 (6.32%) Software Engineer
16 10 (5.75%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (98.28%) .NET
2 144 (82.76%) ASP.NET
3 120 (68.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 103 (59.20%) ASP.NET Web API
5 87 (50.00%) CSS
5 87 (50.00%) HTML
6 79 (45.40%) Entity Framework
7 76 (43.68%) .NET Framework
8 69 (39.66%) Web Services
9 68 (39.08%) RESTful
10 62 (35.63%) jQuery
11 60 (34.48%) Node.js
12 58 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 53 (30.46%) Ajax
14 35 (20.11%) WPF
15 28 (16.09%) Code First Entity Framework
16 27 (15.52%) ASP.NET Core
16 27 (15.52%) Sass
17 25 (14.37%) WinForms
18 23 (13.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.09%) Mobile App
2 22 (12.64%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (4.60%) Social Network
5 6 (3.45%) Music Streaming
5 6 (3.45%) NHS
6 5 (2.87%) Fintech
7 4 (2.30%) BBC
7 4 (2.30%) Social Media
8 3 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.15%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.57%) EPoS
10 1 (0.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.64%) Windows
2 13 (7.47%) Apple iOS
3 12 (6.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (85.63%) MVC
2 133 (76.44%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (47.13%) TDD
4 64 (36.78%) Web Application Development
5 62 (35.63%) BDD
6 49 (28.16%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (19.54%) SOA
7 34 (19.54%) Test Automation
8 30 (17.24%) OO
9 29 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 28 (16.09%) Performance Tuning
11 27 (15.52%) Microservices
11 27 (15.52%) Mobile Application Development
12 21 (12.07%) Software Engineering
13 16 (9.20%) Line Management
14 15 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (8.62%) Web Development
15 12 (6.90%) iOS Development
16 11 (6.32%) Android Development
16 11 (6.32%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 173 (99.43%) C#
2 80 (45.98%) SQL
3 67 (38.51%) JavaScript
4 58 (33.33%) Ruby
5 50 (28.74%) T-SQL
6 32 (18.39%) VB.NET
7 30 (17.24%) VB
8 14 (8.05%) PL/SQL
9 12 (6.90%) C++
10 8 (4.60%) XAML
11 5 (2.87%) Java
12 4 (2.30%) F#
13 3 (1.72%) VBA
14 2 (1.15%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (4.02%) SC Cleared
1 7 (4.02%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.02%) SLA
2 3 (1.72%) PMO
Systems Management
1 4 (2.30%) Kibana
2 2 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.57%) Ansible
3 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 78 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 26 (14.94%) Facebook
3 10 (5.75%) Google
4 7 (4.02%) Remedy
4 7 (4.02%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.30%) Apple
5 4 (2.30%) Sony
5 4 (2.30%) Yahoo!
6 3 (1.72%) Oracle
7 2 (1.15%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.57%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.57%) Twitter