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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 66 55
Rank change year-on-year -57 -11  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 41 110 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.40% 3.46% 4.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.47% 9.50% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 36 103 135
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1181 1158 1272
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 40.32% 36.38% 37.92%
Number of salaries quoted 970 1011 1093
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.59% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 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
Nottinghamshire -28 25 £40,000 - 5
Northamptonshire +3 7 £42,500 - 6
Lincolnshire +3 4 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Derbyshire -6 3 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Leicestershire -12 2 £40,000 -5.88% 2
WCF
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 126 (99.21%) C#
2 125 (98.43%) .NET
3 108 (85.04%) MVC
4 107 (84.25%) ASP.NET
5 94 (74.02%) SQL Server
6 89 (70.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 88 (69.29%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (55.12%) TDD
9 61 (48.03%) Web Application Development
9 61 (48.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 55 (43.31%) RESTful
11 53 (41.73%) Node.js
12 52 (40.94%) BDD
13 51 (40.16%) .NET Framework
13 51 (40.16%) SQL
14 49 (38.58%) ASP.NET Web API
15 46 (36.22%) Git (software)
16 45 (35.43%) NoSQL
17 43 (33.86%) Ruby
18 40 (31.50%) Microsoft
19 39 (30.71%) HTML
19 39 (30.71%) CSS
20 38 (29.92%) Entity Framework
21 36 (28.35%) SQL Server 2014
22 35 (27.56%) WPF
23 34 (26.77%) jQuery
23 34 (26.77%) Finance
24 32 (25.20%) Code First Entity Framework
24 32 (25.20%) Enterprise Software
25 31 (24.41%) JavaScript

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 16 (12.60%) IIS
2 15 (11.81%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.57%) CMS
4 1 (0.79%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.79%) Mule
4 1 (0.79%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (6.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (74.02%) SQL Server
2 45 (35.43%) NoSQL
3 36 (28.35%) SQL Server 2014
4 20 (15.75%) SQL Server 2016
5 12 (9.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (9.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (8.66%) DTS
7 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.57%) MySQL
9 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 46 (36.22%) Git (software)
2 27 (21.26%) NUnit
3 18 (14.17%) MSTest
4 12 (9.45%) Visual Studio
5 11 (8.66%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (6.30%) Selenium
7 6 (4.72%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Blend
8 5 (3.94%) Moq
8 5 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.57%) CruiseControl
9 2 (1.57%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.79%) Subversion
10 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (26.77%) Finance
2 22 (17.32%) Advertising
3 5 (3.94%) Aerospace
3 5 (3.94%) Banking
4 2 (1.57%) Games
4 2 (1.57%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 95 (74.80%) Developer
2 87 (68.50%) .NET Developer
3 52 (40.94%) C# Developer
4 46 (36.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (33.07%) ASP.NET Developer
6 41 (32.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 35 (27.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 14 (11.02%) Software Engineer
9 13 (10.24%) C# Software Engineer
10 12 (9.45%) .NET Software Engineer
11 11 (8.66%) Analyst
11 11 (8.66%) Integration Analyst
12 7 (5.51%) Software Developer
13 6 (4.72%) Architect
14 5 (3.94%) Graduate
14 5 (3.94%) Graduate .NET Developer
14 5 (3.94%) HTML Developer
14 5 (3.94%) Junior
14 5 (3.94%) SQL Developer
14 5 (3.94%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (98.43%) .NET
2 107 (84.25%) ASP.NET
3 89 (70.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 61 (48.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 55 (43.31%) RESTful
6 53 (41.73%) Node.js
7 51 (40.16%) .NET Framework
8 49 (38.58%) ASP.NET Web API
9 39 (30.71%) CSS
9 39 (30.71%) HTML
10 38 (29.92%) Entity Framework
11 35 (27.56%) WPF
12 34 (26.77%) jQuery
13 32 (25.20%) Code First Entity Framework
14 25 (19.69%) LINQ
15 22 (17.32%) XML
16 21 (16.54%) Web Services
17 16 (12.60%) SOAP
18 15 (11.81%) Silverlight
18 15 (11.81%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (25.20%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (10.24%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.94%) User Experience
4 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.36%) Social Network
6 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.87%) Windows
2 2 (1.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (85.04%) MVC
2 88 (69.29%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (55.12%) TDD
4 61 (48.03%) Web Application Development
5 52 (40.94%) BDD
6 30 (23.62%) Scrum
7 26 (20.47%) OO
8 24 (18.90%) MVVM
9 22 (17.32%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (16.54%) Software Engineering
11 17 (13.39%) UML
12 14 (11.02%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (10.24%) Kanban
14 12 (9.45%) Dependency Injection
14 12 (9.45%) DSDM
14 12 (9.45%) RUP
14 12 (9.45%) Service Delivery
14 12 (9.45%) Use Case
15 11 (8.66%) Workflow
16 10 (7.87%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 126 (99.21%) C#
2 51 (40.16%) SQL
3 43 (33.86%) Ruby
4 31 (24.41%) JavaScript
5 26 (20.47%) T-SQL
5 26 (20.47%) VB.NET
6 23 (18.11%) Java
7 19 (14.96%) C++
8 14 (11.02%) PL/SQL
9 13 (10.24%) VB
10 3 (2.36%) XAML
11 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (7.09%) Degree
2 2 (1.57%) HNC
2 2 (1.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) QA
Vendors
1 40 (31.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.87%) SAP
3 8 (6.30%) Facebook
4 5 (3.94%) Oracle
5 3 (2.36%) Telerik
6 1 (0.79%) Apple
6 1 (0.79%) Twitter
6 1 (0.79%) Xamarin
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