Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 68 55
Rank change year-on-year +2 -13 -11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 23 4 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.65% 0.67% 4.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.28% 1.65% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 38
Leicester median annual salary £47,500 £35,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.87% -15.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,350 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £50,000 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -17.65% -

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 Leicester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 316 243 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 50.08% 40.91% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 235 234 334
Leicester median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -5.06% -1.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,800 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £56,250 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.23%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Leicester

WCF
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for WCF in Leicester

WCF
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Leicester over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for WCF in Leicester

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Leicester region with a requirement for WCF.

1 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (95.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (95.65%) Automotive
2 22 (95.65%) Ajax
2 22 (95.65%) .NET Framework
2 22 (95.65%) jQuery
2 22 (95.65%) Unit Testing
2 22 (95.65%) SOA
2 22 (95.65%) MVC
2 22 (95.65%) SQL Server
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
2 22 (95.65%) CSS
2 22 (95.65%) Web Services
2 22 (95.65%) T-SQL
2 22 (95.65%) HTML
2 22 (95.65%) Sass
2 22 (95.65%) Mobile App
2 22 (95.65%) Mobile Application Development
2 22 (95.65%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET Web API
2 22 (95.65%) Test Automation
2 22 (95.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET MVC
2 22 (95.65%) Entity Framework
2 22 (95.65%) Microservices
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET Core

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 6 (26.09%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (95.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (95.65%) SQL Server
1 22 (95.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (26.09%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (26.09%) Bitbucket
1 6 (26.09%) JIRA
1 6 (26.09%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (26.09%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (95.65%) Automotive
2 15 (65.22%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Software Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Architect
3 6 (26.09%) Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Lead Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Systems Architect
4 1 (4.35%) CRM Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (95.65%) .NET Framework
2 22 (95.65%) Ajax
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET Core
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET MVC
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET Web API
2 22 (95.65%) CSS
2 22 (95.65%) Entity Framework
2 22 (95.65%) HTML
2 22 (95.65%) jQuery
2 22 (95.65%) Sass
2 22 (95.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (95.65%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (95.65%) Microservices
2 22 (95.65%) Mobile Application Development
2 22 (95.65%) MVC
2 22 (95.65%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (95.65%) SOA
2 22 (95.65%) Test Automation
2 22 (95.65%) Unit Testing
3 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
4 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (26.09%) Kanban
4 6 (26.09%) Line Management
4 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
4 6 (26.09%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (95.65%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft