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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 161 104 105
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 52 113 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.17% 2.26% 2.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.58% 7.57% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 48 108 124
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,500 £36,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,150
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
South East

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
1452 1493 1595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.80% 29.90% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1312 1228 1327
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -37 20 £46,250 -2.63% 5
Wokingham -1 15 £52,500 - 2
Maidenhead -3 6 £57,500 +6.97%
Bracknell - 6 £35,000 -
Newbury -10 1 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Thatcham - 1 £50,000 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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.

1 148 (100.00%) .NET
2 135 (91.22%) C#
3 104 (70.27%) ASP.NET
4 102 (68.92%) SQL Server
5 95 (64.19%) SQL
6 83 (56.08%) MVC
6 83 (56.08%) JavaScript
6 83 (56.08%) HTML
7 68 (45.95%) Web Services
8 56 (37.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 52 (35.14%) Windows
10 51 (34.46%) CSS
11 50 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
12 49 (33.11%) XML
13 47 (31.76%) WPF
14 45 (30.41%) Finance
15 43 (29.05%) jQuery
16 42 (28.38%) TDD
17 41 (27.70%) Microsoft
18 36 (24.32%) .NET Framework
19 35 (23.65%) PHP
20 32 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
20 32 (21.62%) KnockoutJS
21 29 (19.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 28 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
22 28 (18.92%) Node.js
23 26 (17.57%) LINQ
24 25 (16.89%) Java
24 25 (16.89%) Entity Framework
25 24 (16.22%) Web Application Development

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 15 (10.14%) IIS
2 9 (6.08%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.05%) CMS
4 5 (3.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.03%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.35%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (9.46%) MS Office
2 6 (4.05%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (3.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.68%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (9.46%) Google Play
2 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.35%) SaaS
4 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.76%) Internet
1 10 (6.76%) Intranet
2 2 (1.35%) HTTP
3 1 (0.68%) NAS
3 1 (0.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (68.92%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 20 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (11.49%) Big Data
4 17 (11.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (10.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (8.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 11 (7.43%) DTS
7 11 (7.43%) NoSQL
8 9 (6.08%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (3.38%) MySQL
11 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (14.86%) Visual Studio
3 11 (7.43%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.70%) Subversion
4 4 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (2.03%) Moq
6 2 (1.35%) NUnit
6 2 (1.35%) Selenium
7 1 (0.68%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.68%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.68%) JIRA
7 1 (0.68%) ReSharper
General
1 45 (30.41%) Finance
2 18 (12.16%) Games
3 12 (8.11%) Legal
4 10 (6.76%) Banking
5 7 (4.73%) Electronics
5 7 (4.73%) Financial Institution
5 7 (4.73%) Marketing
5 7 (4.73%) Music Industry
6 6 (4.05%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.38%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.70%) Advertising
9 1 (0.68%) Automotive
9 1 (0.68%) Back Office
9 1 (0.68%) Front Office
9 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 129 (87.16%) Developer
2 94 (63.51%) .NET Developer
3 68 (45.95%) C# Developer
4 47 (31.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (29.73%) SQL Developer
5 44 (29.73%) WCF Developer
6 39 (26.35%) Software Developer
7 38 (25.68%) C# WCF Developer
8 34 (22.97%) C# Software Developer
9 28 (18.92%) .NET Software Developer
10 23 (15.54%) Senior Developer
11 22 (14.86%) ASP.NET Developer
12 21 (14.19%) Applications Developer
12 21 (14.19%) Senior .NET Developer
13 18 (12.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 18 (12.16%) C# Application Developer
14 15 (10.14%) Lead Developer
15 14 (9.46%) Digital Developer
15 14 (9.46%) Lead C# Developer
16 13 (8.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (100.00%) .NET
2 104 (70.27%) ASP.NET
3 83 (56.08%) HTML
4 68 (45.95%) Web Services
5 56 (37.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 51 (34.46%) CSS
7 49 (33.11%) XML
8 47 (31.76%) WPF
9 43 (29.05%) jQuery
10 36 (24.32%) .NET Framework
11 32 (21.62%) KnockoutJS
12 29 (19.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 28 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
13 28 (18.92%) Node.js
14 26 (17.57%) LINQ
15 25 (16.89%) Entity Framework
16 22 (14.86%) AngularJS
16 22 (14.86%) HTML5
17 15 (10.14%) CSS3
18 14 (9.46%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.16%) PMI
2 14 (9.46%) iPhone
2 14 (9.46%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.08%) Clustering
3 9 (6.08%) FMCG
3 9 (6.08%) N-Tier
3 9 (6.08%) Xbox
4 5 (3.38%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.70%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.70%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) SCADA
8 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 52 (35.14%) Windows
2 14 (9.46%) Android
3 10 (6.76%) Windows 7
3 10 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (6.08%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.35%) Unix
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (56.08%) MVC
2 50 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (28.38%) TDD
4 24 (16.22%) Web Application Development
5 23 (15.54%) SDLC
6 19 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (10.14%) Dependency Injection
8 14 (9.46%) Domain-Driven Design
9 12 (8.11%) BDD
9 12 (8.11%) SOA
10 11 (7.43%) Software Engineering
10 11 (7.43%) Unit Testing
11 10 (6.76%) Content Management
11 10 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (6.08%) Automated Testing
12 9 (6.08%) E-Commerce
12 9 (6.08%) Market Research
12 9 (6.08%) MVVM
12 9 (6.08%) Virtual Environments
13 8 (5.41%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 135 (91.22%) C#
2 95 (64.19%) SQL
3 83 (56.08%) JavaScript
4 35 (23.65%) PHP
5 25 (16.89%) Java
6 18 (12.16%) VB.NET
7 17 (11.49%) T-SQL
8 11 (7.43%) VB
9 10 (6.76%) Ruby
10 9 (6.08%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.35%) C++
12 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (12.16%) PMI Certification
2 12 (8.11%) Degree
3 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.73%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.76%) Active Directory
1 10 (6.76%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.08%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (6.08%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 41 (27.70%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.46%) Google
3 12 (8.11%) Telerik
4 10 (6.76%) VMware
5 9 (6.08%) Citrix
5 9 (6.08%) Oracle
6 5 (3.38%) SAP
7 4 (2.70%) DevExpress
8 3 (2.03%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.35%) Facebook
9 2 (1.35%) IBM
10 1 (0.68%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.68%) Informatica
10 1 (0.68%) Rockwell
10 1 (0.68%) Siemens
10 1 (0.68%) TOWER Software
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