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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 22 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 8.42% 3.17% 13.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.11% 11.76% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 12
Average salary £45,000 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
19 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 20.00% 26.98% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 18
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
1 8 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (87.50%) Entity Framework
2 7 (87.50%) AngularJS
2 7 (87.50%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (87.50%) Unity DI Container
2 7 (87.50%) Technical Analysis
2 7 (87.50%) Silverlight
2 7 (87.50%) Unit Testing
2 7 (87.50%) System Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Web Development
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
2 7 (87.50%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (87.50%) MSTest
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) T-SQL
2 7 (87.50%) OOP
2 7 (87.50%) XAML
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (87.50%) MSTest
3 1 (12.50%) Moq
3 1 (12.50%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
2 7 (87.50%) AngularJS
2 7 (87.50%) Entity Framework
2 7 (87.50%) Silverlight
2 7 (87.50%) Unity DI Container
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (87.50%) OOP
2 7 (87.50%) System Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Technical Analysis
2 7 (87.50%) Unit Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) MVVM
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) T-SQL
2 7 (87.50%) XAML
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft