Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 67 65
Rank change year-on-year -11 -2 -12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 12 48 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.30% 3.53% 3.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.11% 8.79% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 49 48
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% - +11.84%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £38,625 £56,000 £46,250
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -17.65% +1.19% +5.00%

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 386 546 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 41.68% 40.12% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 349 515 483
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £57,250
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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
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 17 January 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
Market Harborough -5 7 £35,000 - 1
Leicester -9 3 - - 4
WCF
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 9 (75.00%) Node.js
3 9 (75.00%) Web Application Development
3 9 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (58.33%) Ninject
4 7 (58.33%) CSS3
4 7 (58.33%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (58.33%) Music Streaming
4 7 (58.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (58.33%) HTML5
4 7 (58.33%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (41.67%) RESTful
6 3 (25.00%) MVVM
6 3 (25.00%) Use Case
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (25.00%) WPF
6 3 (25.00%) WF

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MSTest
1 3 (25.00%) NUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 10 (83.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 10 (83.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (83.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior SQL Developer
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
3 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 9 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
3 9 (75.00%) Node.js
4 7 (58.33%) CSS3
4 7 (58.33%) HTML5
4 7 (58.33%) Ninject
5 5 (41.67%) RESTful
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) LINQ
6 3 (25.00%) Silverlight
6 3 (25.00%) SOAP
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) WF
6 3 (25.00%) WPF
6 3 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Greenfield Project
1 7 (58.33%) Music Streaming
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
2 9 (75.00%) Web Application Development
3 7 (58.33%) Dependency Injection
3 7 (58.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 3 (25.00%) MVVM
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) UML
4 3 (25.00%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft