Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 38 80
Rank change year-on-year -33 +42 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 28 67 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.69% 6.94% 1.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.24% 15.33% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 64 11
Leicestershire median annual salary £43,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.47% +26.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £71,250 £53,750
East Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +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 449 437 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 43.09% 45.24% 44.06%
Number of salaries quoted 382 403 358
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £41,800 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +11.47% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,002 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £54,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 22 August 2019.

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 22 August 2019. 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 -24 18 £43,000 -9.47% 8
Lutterworth +2 1 £45,000 - 5
WCF
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 28 (100.00%) SQL
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) C#
2 27 (96.43%) ASP.NET
3 26 (92.86%) CSS
3 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
4 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (67.86%) XML
6 18 (64.29%) HTML
7 17 (60.71%) T-SQL
8 16 (57.14%) Scrum
9 14 (50.00%) Ajax
9 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
10 12 (42.86%) SOAP
10 12 (42.86%) Azure
11 11 (39.29%) Mobile App
11 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (39.29%) E-Commerce
12 10 (35.71%) MVC
12 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (32.14%) jQuery
13 9 (32.14%) Web Services
13 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
14 8 (28.57%) LINQ
14 8 (28.57%) OO
14 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
14 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (28.57%) API Testing

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 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (3.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) SoapUI
2 7 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) E-Commerce Developer
3 10 (35.71%) Senior Developer
4 9 (32.14%) C# Developer
4 9 (32.14%) Lead Developer
4 9 (32.14%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Analyst Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Applications Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Developer Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
7 3 (10.71%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
8 2 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) ASP.NET
3 26 (92.86%) CSS
4 19 (67.86%) XML
5 18 (64.29%) HTML
6 14 (50.00%) Ajax
7 12 (42.86%) SOAP
8 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (32.14%) jQuery
9 9 (32.14%) Web Services
10 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
10 8 (28.57%) LINQ
10 8 (28.57%) RESTful
11 7 (25.00%) Entity Framework
11 7 (25.00%) WinForms
12 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (21.43%) CSS3
12 6 (21.43%) HTML5
13 5 (17.86%) Middleware
13 5 (17.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (39.29%) Mobile App
2 5 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (10.71%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.57%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) Scrum
3 11 (39.29%) E-Commerce
4 10 (35.71%) MVC
5 8 (28.57%) API Testing
5 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (28.57%) OO
5 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 7 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 7 (25.00%) Innovative Thinking
6 7 (25.00%) OOP
7 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (21.43%) Dimensional Modelling
7 6 (21.43%) ETL
7 6 (21.43%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (21.43%) Web Development
8 4 (14.29%) SDLC
9 3 (10.71%) Strategic Planning
10 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
10 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 27 (96.43%) C#
3 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
4 17 (60.71%) T-SQL
5 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft