The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for WF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WF over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 776 839 817
Rank change year-on-year +63 -22  
Permanent jobs citing WF 76 111 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.28% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 65 106 121
Median salary £53,000 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.95% +8.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.66%  

WF 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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 34386 40026 40349
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.26% 38.34% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29348 34495 34277
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WF
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for WF in the UK

WF
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WF in the UK

WF
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WF over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WF in the UK

WF
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +38 75 £53,000 +0.95% 12
Yorkshire +34 17 £55,000 - 4
North West -12 16 £55,000 - 3
South East +68 15 £53,000 +24.70% 2
West Yorkshire +16 14 £55,000 - 2
Manchester -30 14 £55,000 - 2
Leeds +20 13 £55,000 - 2
Surrey +53 12 £53,000 -3.63% 2
Reigate +38 12 £53,000 -3.63% 1
London +34 9 £47,500 -5.00% 2
West Midlands +20 7 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Birmingham - 7 £42,500 - 1
East of England +21 6 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +17 6 £45,000 -18.18%
Cambridge - 6 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £55,000 -
East Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
Hull - 3 - - 1
East Midlands - 3 £55,000 -
Cheshire +8 2 - - 1
Middlesex - 2 £47,500 -
South West - 2 £30,000 -
Berkshire +36 1 - -
Reading +31 1 - -
Bradford +9 1 - -
Chippenham - 1 £30,000 -
Harrow - 1 £45,000 -
Wembley - 1 £47,500 -
Bristol - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing WF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for WF.

1 160 (98.16%) .NET
2 158 (96.93%) C#
3 155 (95.09%) WCF
4 124 (76.07%) Agile Software Development
5 118 (72.39%) SQL
6 117 (71.78%) WPF
7 115 (70.55%) LINQ
8 112 (68.71%) ASP.NET
9 104 (63.80%) XML
10 99 (60.74%) Continuous Integration
11 93 (57.06%) T-SQL
12 92 (56.44%) HTML
12 92 (56.44%) CSS
13 91 (55.83%) OO
14 88 (53.99%) JavaScript
15 87 (53.37%) Web Services
16 85 (52.15%) NUnit
17 83 (50.92%) Finance
17 83 (50.92%) Java
18 80 (49.08%) C++
18 80 (49.08%) XSLT
18 80 (49.08%) MSTest
19 79 (48.47%) jQuery
20 78 (47.85%) PL/SQL
21 77 (47.24%) Scrum
22 73 (44.79%) UML
23 71 (43.56%) SOAP
24 67 (41.10%) Software Engineering
25 63 (38.65%) Silverlight
26 62 (38.04%) Use Case

WF
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (8.59%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (7.98%) IIS
3 4 (2.45%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.61%) CMS
5 1 (0.61%) Confluence
5 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (12.27%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.59%) MS Office
3 3 (1.84%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.45%) Internet
2 2 (1.23%) Extranet
2 2 (1.23%) Intranet
3 1 (0.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (32.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (8.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.13%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.84%) OLTP
6 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.23%) OLAP
8 1 (0.61%) Big Data
8 1 (0.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 85 (52.15%) NUnit
2 80 (49.08%) MSTest
3 27 (16.56%) Visual Studio
4 14 (8.59%) T4 Templates
4 14 (8.59%) WiX
5 6 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.45%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.45%) InstallShield
6 4 (2.45%) Selenium
6 4 (2.45%) SpecFlow
6 4 (2.45%) Subversion
7 3 (1.84%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.84%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (0.61%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.61%) JIRA
8 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 83 (50.92%) Finance
2 15 (9.20%) Financial Institution
3 6 (3.68%) Marketing
4 3 (1.84%) Banking
4 3 (1.84%) Local Government
4 3 (1.84%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.23%) Advertising
5 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Automotive
6 1 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 90 (55.21%) Developer
2 75 (46.01%) C# Developer
3 62 (38.04%) .NET Software Engineer
3 62 (38.04%) C# Software Engineer
3 62 (38.04%) Software Engineer
4 48 (29.45%) .NET Developer
5 46 (28.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (16.56%) Senior Developer
7 19 (11.66%) Senior .NET Developer
7 19 (11.66%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 19 (11.66%) Senior C# Developer
7 19 (11.66%) SQL Developer
8 15 (9.20%) C# Programmer
8 15 (9.20%) Programmer
8 15 (9.20%) Software Developer
9 14 (8.59%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 14 (8.59%) VB.NET Developer
10 12 (7.36%) Agile C# Developer
10 12 (7.36%) Agile Developer
11 11 (6.75%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (98.16%) .NET
2 155 (95.09%) WCF
3 117 (71.78%) WPF
4 115 (70.55%) LINQ
5 112 (68.71%) ASP.NET
6 104 (63.80%) XML
7 92 (56.44%) CSS
7 92 (56.44%) HTML
8 87 (53.37%) Web Services
9 80 (49.08%) XSLT
10 79 (48.47%) jQuery
11 71 (43.56%) SOAP
12 63 (38.65%) Silverlight
13 62 (38.04%) RESTful
14 46 (28.22%) .NET Framework
15 41 (25.15%) ASP.NET MVC
16 32 (19.63%) ASP.NET Web API
17 30 (18.40%) Entity Framework
18 18 (11.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 14 (8.59%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.59%) NHS
2 3 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (1.84%) Management Information System
2 3 (1.84%) N-Tier
2 3 (1.84%) W3C
3 2 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (1.23%) Fintech
4 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.61%) Clustering
4 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (23.31%) Windows
2 4 (2.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (76.07%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (60.74%) Continuous Integration
3 91 (55.83%) OO
4 77 (47.24%) Scrum
5 73 (44.79%) UML
6 67 (41.10%) Software Engineering
7 62 (38.04%) DSDM
7 62 (38.04%) MVVM
7 62 (38.04%) RUP
7 62 (38.04%) Service Delivery
7 62 (38.04%) Use Case
8 58 (35.58%) MVC
9 40 (24.54%) TDD
10 34 (20.86%) Workflow
11 14 (8.59%) ETL
11 14 (8.59%) SOA
11 14 (8.59%) SOLID
12 10 (6.13%) Multithreading
13 8 (4.91%) BDD
14 7 (4.29%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 158 (96.93%) C#
2 118 (72.39%) SQL
3 93 (57.06%) T-SQL
4 88 (53.99%) JavaScript
5 83 (50.92%) Java
6 80 (49.08%) C++
7 78 (47.85%) PL/SQL
8 20 (12.27%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.61%) PHP
9 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.61%) VB
9 1 (0.61%) XAML
9 1 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (1.84%) DBS Check
2 2 (1.23%) Degree
3 1 (0.61%) CCNA
3 1 (0.61%) CCNP
3 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.61%) MCDBA
3 1 (0.61%) MCDST
3 1 (0.61%) MCITP
3 1 (0.61%) MCSA
3 1 (0.61%) MCSE
3 1 (0.61%) MCTS
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.66%) QA
2 3 (1.84%) WCAG
3 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (1.84%) SCOM
Vendors
1 57 (34.97%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.52%) Oracle
3 4 (2.45%) NEC
4 1 (0.61%) Juniper
4 1 (0.61%) Sitecore
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
East Riding
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £53000 per annum + Plus 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, Yorkshire
Hull City Council
Salary: £30,480 - £33,106 per annum (37 hrs per week)
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 15 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Woking, Surrey
WWF-UK
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago