The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Basildon region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 17 6 22
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 33 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 6.40% 28.21% 5.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.00% 47.14% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 33 6
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
25 70 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 20.00% 59.83% 45.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 67 51
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Essex

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
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Basildon

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
3 16 (84.21%) MVC
3 16 (84.21%) WPF
3 16 (84.21%) MVVM
4 14 (73.68%) Scrum
4 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
4 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
5 13 (68.42%) TDD
5 13 (68.42%) MSTest
6 12 (63.16%) Unity DI Container
6 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (63.16%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (63.16%) Inversion of Control
6 12 (63.16%) Castle Windsor
6 12 (63.16%) Ninject
6 12 (63.16%) Razor View Engine
6 12 (63.16%) Web Application Development
6 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 12 (63.16%) NUnit
6 12 (63.16%) MCTS
6 12 (63.16%) Rhino Mocks
6 12 (63.16%) Moq
6 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (63.16%) Kanban
6 12 (63.16%) Spring.NET
6 12 (63.16%) WinForms
6 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (63.16%) MCP

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) MSTest
2 12 (63.16%) NUnit
2 12 (63.16%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (63.16%) Moq
3 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
3 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) WPF
3 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
4 12 (63.16%) Unity DI Container
4 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (63.16%) Castle Windsor
4 12 (63.16%) Ninject
4 12 (63.16%) Razor View Engine
4 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 12 (63.16%) Spring.NET
4 12 (63.16%) WinForms
5 6 (31.58%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) XML
6 4 (21.05%) ADO.NET
6 4 (21.05%) XHTML
7 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
8 2 (10.53%) jQuery
8 2 (10.53%) CSS
9 1 (5.26%) Web Services
9 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) MVC
1 16 (84.21%) MVVM
2 14 (73.68%) Scrum
3 13 (68.42%) TDD
4 12 (63.16%) Dependency Injection
4 12 (63.16%) Web Application Development
4 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (63.16%) Kanban
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) OOP
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) MCTS
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (63.16%) MCP
1 12 (63.16%) MCAD
1 12 (63.16%) MCSD
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Sage
Basildon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago