The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 40 37
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 25 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.33% 6.10% 6.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.74% 12.38% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 28
Median salary £25,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% -1.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

WCF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 182 202 201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 46.08% 49.27% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 166 188 178
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing WCF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Newcastle upon Tyne

WCF
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for WCF in Newcastle upon Tyne

WCF
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for WCF.

1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (97.14%) C#
3 33 (94.29%) SQL Server
3 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (91.43%) ASP.NET
4 32 (91.43%) MVC
5 31 (88.57%) .NET Framework
5 31 (88.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (88.57%) Entity Framework
5 31 (88.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 30 (85.71%) TDD
6 30 (85.71%) RESTful
7 29 (82.86%) Ruby
7 29 (82.86%) SQL Server 2014
7 29 (82.86%) Web Application Development
7 29 (82.86%) BDD
8 17 (48.57%) AngularJS
9 16 (45.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (45.71%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (42.86%) WPF
10 15 (42.86%) Kanban
10 15 (42.86%) Git (software)
10 15 (42.86%) Games
10 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 15 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (42.86%) Node.js
10 15 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
10 15 (42.86%) NoSQL
10 15 (42.86%) Code First Entity Framework
11 14 (40.00%) MongoDB

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 14 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (45.71%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (94.29%) SQL Server
2 29 (82.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 15 (42.86%) NoSQL
4 14 (40.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 14 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (42.86%) Games
2 2 (5.71%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Developer
2 33 (94.29%) .NET Developer
3 19 (54.29%) C# Developer
4 18 (51.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 16 (45.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (42.86%) Junior
6 15 (42.86%) Junior Developer
7 14 (40.00%) Graduate
7 14 (40.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 14 (40.00%) Graduate Developer
7 14 (40.00%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (8.57%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (8.57%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
8 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Agile Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (91.43%) ASP.NET
3 31 (88.57%) .NET Framework
3 31 (88.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 31 (88.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 31 (88.57%) Entity Framework
4 30 (85.71%) RESTful
5 17 (48.57%) AngularJS
6 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 15 (42.86%) Code First Entity Framework
6 15 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
6 15 (42.86%) Node.js
6 15 (42.86%) WPF
7 14 (40.00%) MSMQ
7 14 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (8.57%) HTML
8 3 (8.57%) Web Services
9 2 (5.71%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (91.43%) MVC
3 30 (85.71%) TDD
4 29 (82.86%) BDD
4 29 (82.86%) Web Application Development
5 15 (42.86%) Kanban
6 14 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
6 14 (40.00%) Multithreading
6 14 (40.00%) Web Development
7 3 (8.57%) Scrum
8 2 (5.71%) SOLID
9 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.86%) Line Management
9 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.86%) OO
9 1 (2.86%) People Management
9 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.86%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) C#
2 29 (82.86%) Ruby
3 14 (40.00%) F#
4 5 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.86%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (40.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Google
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
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