Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 52 32
Rank change year-on-year +23 -20 -7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 20 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 7.69% 1.77% 3.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.71% 3.82% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 9
Lincolnshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +70.21% -47.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £37,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -4.76% +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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Lincolnshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 136 157 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 52.31% 46.31% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 118 150 63
Lincolnshire median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,925 £22,300
90th Percentile £51,625 £52,500 £48,750
East Midlands median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Lincolnshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Salary trend for WCF in Lincolnshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Lincolnshire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Lincolnshire

WCF
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Lincoln - 8 £42,500 - 1
Sleaford - 6 £35,000 -
Stamford - 1 £30,000 -
Grimsby - 1 £37,500 -
WCF
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (85.00%) MVC
3 17 (85.00%) C#
3 17 (85.00%) Git (software)
3 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (80.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 16 (80.00%) RESTful
4 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (80.00%) BDD
4 16 (80.00%) NoSQL
4 16 (80.00%) Node.js
4 16 (80.00%) Web Application Development
4 16 (80.00%) Ruby
4 16 (80.00%) TDD
5 15 (75.00%) .NET Framework
6 12 (60.00%) Entity Framework
6 12 (60.00%) Code First Entity Framework
7 9 (45.00%) Facebook
7 9 (45.00%) OO
8 6 (30.00%) Social Network
9 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (25.00%) Advertising
9 5 (25.00%) SDLC
10 4 (20.00%) BBC
10 4 (20.00%) Apple
10 4 (20.00%) Sony

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 16 (80.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (85.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Social Media Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 16 (80.00%) Node.js
3 16 (80.00%) RESTful
4 15 (75.00%) .NET Framework
5 12 (60.00%) Code First Entity Framework
5 12 (60.00%) Entity Framework
6 4 (20.00%) jQuery
6 4 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) Ajax
7 3 (15.00%) Classic ASP
7 3 (15.00%) JSON
7 3 (15.00%) XML
8 2 (10.00%) WinForms
8 2 (10.00%) WPF
9 1 (5.00%) CSS
9 1 (5.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Social Network
2 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (20.00%) BBC
3 4 (20.00%) Social Media
4 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) MVC
3 16 (80.00%) BDD
3 16 (80.00%) TDD
3 16 (80.00%) Web Application Development
4 9 (45.00%) OO
5 5 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) Use Case
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C#
2 16 (80.00%) Ruby
3 4 (20.00%) Bourne shell
3 4 (20.00%) VB
3 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.00%) VB6
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Facebook
2 4 (20.00%) Apple
2 4 (20.00%) Google
2 4 (20.00%) Sony
2 4 (20.00%) Yahoo!
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft