The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 117 151 115
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -36
Permanent jobs citing WCF 67 80 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.87% 1.51% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.42% 5.13% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 66 76 111
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £57,500 £62,500
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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1236 1560 1433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 34.43% 29.43% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1379 1184
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

WCF Salary Trend in Berkshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in Berkshire

WCF
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
Reading +42 32 £37,500 -14.28% 2
Wokingham +10 15 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Slough +28 7 £40,000 -28.88% 1
Hungerford - 2 £40,000 -
Newbury +8 1 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Bracknell - 1 £50,000 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 141 (98.60%) .NET
2 139 (97.20%) C#
3 109 (76.22%) ASP.NET
4 84 (58.74%) SQL Server
5 79 (55.24%) MVC
6 72 (50.35%) JavaScript
7 67 (46.85%) Agile Software Development
8 57 (39.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 56 (39.16%) TDD
9 56 (39.16%) HTML
10 50 (34.97%) ASP.NET Web API
11 44 (30.77%) SQL
12 43 (30.07%) .NET Framework
12 43 (30.07%) WPF
13 42 (29.37%) NoSQL
14 41 (28.67%) Node.js
14 41 (28.67%) Web Application Development
14 41 (28.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 40 (27.97%) Entity Framework
15 40 (27.97%) BDD
16 39 (27.27%) Git (software)
16 39 (27.27%) RESTful
16 39 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
16 39 (27.27%) Web Services
16 39 (27.27%) Ruby
17 37 (25.87%) CSS
18 33 (23.08%) Windows
18 33 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
19 30 (20.98%) Code First Entity Framework
20 29 (20.28%) Facebook

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (2.10%) CMS
1 3 (2.10%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.40%) DNN
2 2 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.40%) Immediacy CMS
2 2 (1.40%) Kentico
2 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.40%) Sitefinity
2 2 (1.40%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.70%) IIS
3 1 (0.70%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.70%) Office 365
2 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.40%) HTTP
2 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (58.74%) SQL Server
2 42 (29.37%) NoSQL
3 39 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (6.99%) DTS
6 7 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.40%) Big Data
9 2 (1.40%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.70%) GIS
10 1 (0.70%) MySQL
10 1 (0.70%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 39 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 19 (13.29%) Visual Studio
3 15 (10.49%) FitNesse
4 7 (4.90%) MSTest
5 6 (4.20%) NUnit
6 1 (0.70%) Selenium
6 1 (0.70%) Subversion
6 1 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (19.58%) Finance
2 20 (13.99%) Advertising
3 10 (6.99%) Games
4 5 (3.50%) Automotive
4 5 (3.50%) Banking
4 5 (3.50%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.10%) Marketing
6 2 (1.40%) Electronics
6 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.40%) Retail
6 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 123 (86.01%) Developer
2 94 (65.73%) .NET Developer
3 57 (39.86%) C# Developer
4 35 (24.48%) Software Developer
5 32 (22.38%) C# Software Developer
6 31 (21.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (14.69%) .NET Software Developer
8 13 (9.09%) Software Engineer
9 11 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
9 11 (7.69%) Junior
9 11 (7.69%) Junior C# Developer
9 11 (7.69%) Junior Developer
10 10 (6.99%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (6.99%) Graduate
10 10 (6.99%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 10 (6.99%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
10 10 (6.99%) Graduate C# Developer
10 10 (6.99%) Graduate Developer
10 10 (6.99%) Graduate Software Developer
10 10 (6.99%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (98.60%) .NET
2 109 (76.22%) ASP.NET
3 57 (39.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 56 (39.16%) HTML
5 50 (34.97%) ASP.NET Web API
6 43 (30.07%) .NET Framework
6 43 (30.07%) WPF
7 41 (28.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 41 (28.67%) Node.js
8 40 (27.97%) Entity Framework
9 39 (27.27%) RESTful
9 39 (27.27%) Web Services
10 37 (25.87%) CSS
11 30 (20.98%) Code First Entity Framework
12 28 (19.58%) XML
13 15 (10.49%) DCOM
13 15 (10.49%) MAPI
14 13 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (8.39%) AngularJS
15 12 (8.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (13.29%) PMI
3 12 (8.39%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.29%) BBC
4 9 (6.29%) Social Media
5 4 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.80%) Physics
5 4 (2.80%) Xbox
6 2 (1.40%) Streaming Music
7 1 (0.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 33 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (1.40%) Unix
2 2 (1.40%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (55.24%) MVC
2 67 (46.85%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (39.16%) TDD
4 41 (28.67%) Web Application Development
5 40 (27.97%) BDD
6 23 (16.08%) Software Engineering
7 22 (15.38%) OO
8 20 (13.99%) OOD
8 20 (13.99%) Unit Testing
9 19 (13.29%) Web Development
10 17 (11.89%) Multithreading
11 16 (11.19%) Scrum
12 15 (10.49%) ATDD
12 15 (10.49%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (5.59%) CRM
14 6 (4.20%) Service Delivery
14 6 (4.20%) SOA
15 5 (3.50%) B2C
15 5 (3.50%) Manual Testing
15 5 (3.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 139 (97.20%) C#
2 72 (50.35%) JavaScript
3 44 (30.77%) SQL
4 39 (27.27%) Ruby
5 25 (17.48%) C++
6 18 (12.59%) PHP
7 15 (10.49%) T-SQL
8 14 (9.79%) Java
9 11 (7.69%) VB
10 4 (2.80%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.80%) VBA
11 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.70%) C
12 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (18.18%) Degree
2 19 (13.29%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 29 (20.28%) Facebook
2 26 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 15 (10.49%) Google
4 9 (6.29%) Apple
4 9 (6.29%) Sony
4 9 (6.29%) Yahoo!
5 3 (2.10%) Oracle
5 3 (2.10%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.40%) Alterian
6 2 (1.40%) Ektron
6 2 (1.40%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.40%) SAP
7 1 (0.70%) IBM
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Arnold Ash
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + training & bens + perks
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 19 days ago