The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Essex / Basildon
Rank 5 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 7 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 23.33% 7.22% 3.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 35.00% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
14 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 46.67% 20.62% 26.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 13
Median salary £52,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

The demand trend of job ads across the Basildon region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Basildon region with a requirement for WCF.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL
1 21 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) OOP
1 21 (100.00%) WPF
2 20 (95.24%) Silverlight
2 20 (95.24%) Web Services
3 16 (76.19%) SDLC
3 16 (76.19%) C++
4 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
4 5 (23.81%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Entity Framework
4 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (23.81%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Unity DI Container
5 4 (19.05%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (19.05%) MSTest
5 4 (19.05%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (19.05%) System Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
5 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) XAML
6 1 (4.76%) Finance
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon 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:

Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MSTest
1 4 (19.05%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) .NET Developer
1 20 (95.24%) C# .NET Developer
1 20 (95.24%) C# Developer
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) C# WCF Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Senior C# Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Senior SQL Developer
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
2 4 (19.05%) WCF Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Designer
3 1 (4.76%) Software Designer
3 1 (4.76%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) WPF
2 20 (95.24%) Silverlight
2 20 (95.24%) Web Services
3 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
3 5 (23.81%) Entity Framework
4 4 (19.05%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) OOP
2 16 (76.19%) SDLC
3 5 (23.81%) TDD
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
1 21 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 16 (76.19%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) XAML
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft