The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 15 8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 0 10 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon - 8.47% 27.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 29.41% 45.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 34
Average salary - £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WCF
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
11 34 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 10.78% 28.81% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 34 74
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £21,500 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

WCF
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

WCF Salary Trend in Basildon

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sage
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Sage 200
1 1 (50.00%) Sage 50
1 1 (50.00%) Sage 300 ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Sage CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSTest
1 1 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Sage