Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 64 69
Rank change year-on-year +23 +5 -1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 34 33 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 4.96% 3.35% 3.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.04% 8.51% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 32 34 51
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £46,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 212 388 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 30.90% 39.35% 35.27%
Number of salaries quoted 164 296 461
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

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

WCF
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Northampton over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 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 Northampton region with a requirement for WCF.

1 33 (97.06%) .NET
1 33 (97.06%) MVC
2 30 (88.24%) C#
3 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET
4 25 (73.53%) ASP.NET Web API
5 24 (70.59%) SQL Server
6 23 (67.65%) TDD
7 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (47.06%) VB.NET
8 16 (47.06%) Git (software)
8 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (47.06%) Node.js
9 15 (44.12%) BDD
9 15 (44.12%) NoSQL
9 15 (44.12%) Web Application Development
9 15 (44.12%) RESTful
9 15 (44.12%) SQL Server 2014
9 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 15 (44.12%) VB
9 15 (44.12%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (44.12%) Ruby
10 11 (32.35%) SQL
11 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
12 9 (26.47%) Visual Studio
12 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
13 8 (23.53%) Degree
14 7 (20.59%) LINQ
14 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
14 7 (20.59%) OO
14 7 (20.59%) HTML

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 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 15 (44.12%) NoSQL
2 15 (44.12%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.82%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) DTS
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 9 (26.47%) Visual Studio
3 5 (14.71%) Subversion
4 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.94%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.94%) NUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Local Government
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Developer
2 28 (82.35%) .NET Developer
3 11 (32.35%) C# Developer
4 8 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (23.53%) SQL Developer
5 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Developer
6 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Junior
8 3 (8.82%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Junior Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (5.88%) C# WCF Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Digital Developer
9 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (5.88%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (97.06%) .NET
2 26 (76.47%) ASP.NET
3 25 (73.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (47.06%) Node.js
5 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 15 (44.12%) RESTful
6 7 (20.59%) HTML
6 7 (20.59%) LINQ
7 6 (17.65%) CSS
7 6 (17.65%) HTML5
7 6 (17.65%) jQuery
7 6 (17.65%) Web Services
8 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
9 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (5.88%) WPF
11 1 (2.94%) NHibernate
11 1 (2.94%) React
11 1 (2.94%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Android
2 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (97.06%) MVC
2 23 (67.65%) TDD
3 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (44.12%) BDD
4 15 (44.12%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (44.12%) Web Application Development
5 7 (20.59%) OO
6 6 (17.65%) API Design
6 6 (17.65%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 6 (17.65%) SOA
7 5 (14.71%) Android Development
8 4 (11.76%) iOS Development
9 3 (8.82%) Web Development
10 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
10 2 (5.88%) Front End Development
11 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.94%) MVVM
11 1 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
11 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) C#
2 16 (47.06%) VB.NET
3 15 (44.12%) Ruby
3 15 (44.12%) VB
4 11 (32.35%) SQL
5 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.94%) PhD
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Google
2 3 (8.82%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.88%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.88%) Twitter