Period
to 18 November 2018

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

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 75 72
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3 -7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 38 11 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 4.05% 1.19% 2.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.64% 2.92% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 38 9 44
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,250 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% -9.09% -2.94%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £48,750 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 440 377 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 46.91% 40.89% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 361 338 525
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £27,750 £23,500 £26,450
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% +6.67%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Leicestershire

WCF
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for WCF in Leicestershire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for WCF in Leicestershire

WCF
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Leicester -2 31 £35,000 -2.10% 1
Loughborough - 3 £42,000 - 1
Market Harborough - 2 £35,000 - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £40,000 -
Hinckley - 1 £37,500 - 1
WCF
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 38 (100.00%) C#
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (97.37%) ASP.NET
2 37 (97.37%) MVC
3 35 (92.11%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (89.47%) CSS
4 34 (89.47%) SQL Server
4 34 (89.47%) HTML
5 33 (86.84%) SQL
5 33 (86.84%) Microsoft
5 33 (86.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (84.21%) ASP.NET Web API
6 32 (84.21%) Ajax
7 31 (81.58%) .NET Framework
8 30 (78.95%) T-SQL
8 30 (78.95%) Web Services
8 30 (78.95%) Entity Framework
8 30 (78.95%) jQuery
9 28 (73.68%) Microsoft Azure
9 28 (73.68%) Mobile App
10 27 (71.05%) Mobile Application Development
10 27 (71.05%) Sass
10 27 (71.05%) Performance Tuning
10 27 (71.05%) Microservices
10 27 (71.05%) Test Automation
10 27 (71.05%) Unit Testing
10 27 (71.05%) SOA
10 27 (71.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 27 (71.05%) Automotive
10 27 (71.05%) ASP.NET Core

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 8 (21.05%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (73.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.63%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 27 (71.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (21.05%) Power BI
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) TeamCity
2 8 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (21.05%) Bitbucket
2 8 (21.05%) JIRA
2 8 (21.05%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.89%) Xcode
4 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (71.05%) Automotive
2 15 (39.47%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Software Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) .NET Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Lead Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Architect
5 7 (18.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (18.42%) C# Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Systems Architect
7 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (5.26%) C# Programmer
8 2 (5.26%) Programmer
9 1 (2.63%) CRM Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Junior
9 1 (2.63%) Junior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (97.37%) ASP.NET
3 34 (89.47%) CSS
3 34 (89.47%) HTML
4 33 (86.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (84.21%) Ajax
5 32 (84.21%) ASP.NET Web API
6 31 (81.58%) .NET Framework
7 30 (78.95%) Entity Framework
7 30 (78.95%) jQuery
7 30 (78.95%) Web Services
8 27 (71.05%) ASP.NET Core
8 27 (71.05%) Sass
9 6 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (13.16%) HTML5
11 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
12 3 (7.89%) Node.js
12 3 (7.89%) Razor View Engine
13 2 (5.26%) CSS3
13 2 (5.26%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 28 (73.68%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.26%) Music Streaming
3 2 (5.26%) Social Network
4 1 (2.63%) BBC
4 1 (2.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) MVC
2 35 (92.11%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (71.05%) Microservices
3 27 (71.05%) Mobile Application Development
3 27 (71.05%) Performance Tuning
3 27 (71.05%) SOA
3 27 (71.05%) Test Automation
3 27 (71.05%) Unit Testing
4 15 (39.47%) Software Engineering
5 11 (28.95%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (23.68%) Scrum
7 8 (21.05%) Line Management
8 7 (18.42%) Kanban
9 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
10 4 (10.53%) TDD
10 4 (10.53%) Web Application Development
11 3 (7.89%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (7.89%) iOS Development
12 2 (5.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (86.84%) SQL
3 30 (78.95%) T-SQL
4 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.89%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby
6 2 (5.26%) XAML
7 1 (2.63%) F#
7 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Kibana
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) Apple
3 1 (2.63%) Facebook
3 1 (2.63%) Sony
3 1 (2.63%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.63%) Yahoo!