Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 46 59
Rank change year-on-year -35 +13 +10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 3 29 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.40% 4.10% 3.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 11.98% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 25
Northampton median annual salary £40,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.29% - -
10th Percentile £35,375 £38,750 £35,250
90th Percentile £44,725 £46,250 £46,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -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 330 242 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 44.18% 34.23% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 281 193 301
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 17 January 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 Northampton region with a requirement for WCF.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software

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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Couchbase
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) MbUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (33.33%) MSTest
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) ATDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Test-First Development
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft