Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 45 60
Rank change year-on-year -40 +15 +9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 10 33 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.20% 4.78% 3.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.75% 15.87% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 44
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £33,600 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £46,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% -5.88%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 364 208 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 43.54% 30.10% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 299 163 312
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £56,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Northampton

WCF
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for WCF in Northampton

For the 6 months to 12 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 Northampton region with a requirement for WCF.

1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (50.00%) Web Application Development
5 5 (50.00%) Ruby
5 5 (50.00%) RESTful
5 5 (50.00%) BDD
5 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (50.00%) Node.js
5 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (40.00%) VB
6 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (30.00%) HTML5
7 3 (30.00%) jQuery
7 3 (30.00%) HTML
7 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 3 (30.00%) CSS
8 2 (20.00%) SQL
8 2 (20.00%) IIS
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (10.00%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (50.00%) Node.js
4 5 (50.00%) RESTful
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (10.00%) .NET Core
8 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (10.00%) Ajax
8 1 (10.00%) Angular 2
8 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
8 1 (10.00%) SOAP
8 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) BDD
3 5 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Android Development
5 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (10.00%) Release Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Ruby
2 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter
2 1 (10.00%) VMware