The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 113 63 74
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 118 213 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.04% 3.77% 3.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.77% 11.39% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 112 210 191
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1519 1870 2303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.30% 33.07% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1278 1693 2044
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 August 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Berkshire

WCF
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -23 66 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Bracknell +4 13 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Maidenhead -20 10 £42,500 +6.25%
Slough +6 9 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Newbury -9 8 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Windsor -11 8 £38,250 -15.00% 1
Wokingham -8 1 £35,000 +7.69% 2
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 268 (96.40%) .NET
2 264 (94.96%) C#
3 210 (75.54%) ASP.NET
4 198 (71.22%) SQL Server
5 153 (55.04%) MVC
6 149 (53.60%) SQL
7 115 (41.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 97 (34.89%) Web Services
8 97 (34.89%) Microsoft
9 96 (34.53%) JavaScript
10 88 (31.65%) Scrum
11 78 (28.06%) HTML
12 77 (27.70%) CSS
13 76 (27.34%) XML
14 71 (25.54%) Ajax
14 71 (25.54%) jQuery
15 70 (25.18%) WPF
15 70 (25.18%) TDD
16 67 (24.10%) Team Foundation Server
17 63 (22.66%) Windows
17 63 (22.66%) MS Excel
18 59 (21.22%) OO
18 59 (21.22%) LINQ
19 57 (20.50%) ASP.NET Web API
20 55 (19.78%) Web Application Development
21 51 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
22 50 (17.99%) SQL Server 2008
23 49 (17.63%) T-SQL
24 47 (16.91%) RESTful
25 45 (16.19%) Visual Studio

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 29 (10.43%) IIS
2 17 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 16 (5.76%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (5.04%) CMS
4 14 (5.04%) Sitecore CMS
4 14 (5.04%) Node.js
5 10 (3.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (2.88%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (2.16%) Umbraco
7 6 (2.16%) Orchard CMS
8 2 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.36%) Drupal
Applications
1 63 (22.66%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.16%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.52%) SaaS
3 6 (2.16%) Office 365
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.71%) Internet
2 7 (2.52%) LDAP
3 4 (1.44%) HTTP
3 4 (1.44%) SAN
4 2 (0.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (71.22%) SQL Server
2 50 (17.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (15.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (11.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (5.04%) NoSQL
6 10 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.52%) MySQL
8 6 (2.16%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (2.16%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.44%) Text Mining
9 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.44%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.44%) Big Data
10 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.72%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.72%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 67 (24.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (16.19%) Visual Studio
3 44 (15.83%) NUnit
4 36 (12.95%) Rhino Mocks
5 35 (12.59%) Subversion
6 26 (9.35%) Jenkins
7 21 (7.55%) Git (software)
8 18 (6.47%) MSTest
8 18 (6.47%) Moq
9 13 (4.68%) JIRA
10 6 (2.16%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.80%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.44%) Selenium
13 2 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Blend
14 1 (0.36%) NCover
14 1 (0.36%) Hudson
14 1 (0.36%) MSBuild
General
1 38 (13.67%) Finance
2 13 (4.68%) Games
3 10 (3.60%) Retail
4 9 (3.24%) Legal
5 6 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.08%) Marketing
7 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.72%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 266 (95.68%) Developer
2 157 (56.47%) .NET Developer
3 58 (20.86%) C# Developer
4 48 (17.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (15.83%) ASP.NET Developer
6 36 (12.95%) Web Developer
7 29 (10.43%) Software Developer
8 26 (9.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (8.99%) Senior Developer
10 14 (5.04%) Programmer
10 14 (5.04%) SQL Developer
10 14 (5.04%) SharePoint Developer
11 12 (4.32%) Senior .NET Developer
12 11 (3.96%) Database Engineer
12 11 (3.96%) SQL Programmer
13 10 (3.60%) BizTalk Developer
13 10 (3.60%) .NET Web Developer
14 9 (3.24%) Lead Developer
15 8 (2.88%) C# Web Developer
15 8 (2.88%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (96.40%) .NET
2 210 (75.54%) ASP.NET
3 115 (41.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 97 (34.89%) Web Services
5 78 (28.06%) HTML
6 77 (27.70%) CSS
7 76 (27.34%) XML
8 71 (25.54%) jQuery
8 71 (25.54%) Ajax
9 70 (25.18%) WPF
10 59 (21.22%) LINQ
11 57 (20.50%) ASP.NET Web API
12 47 (16.91%) RESTful
13 43 (15.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 39 (14.03%) .NET Framework
15 38 (13.67%) WinForms
16 36 (12.95%) Castle Windsor
17 34 (12.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 31 (11.15%) KnockoutJS
19 30 (10.79%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.43%) Client/Server
2 26 (9.35%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (2.88%) Tandem
3 8 (2.88%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.52%) Social Network
4 7 (2.52%) W3C
5 6 (2.16%) Social Media
6 5 (1.80%) Mobile Computing
7 4 (1.44%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.08%) Replication
8 3 (1.08%) Kindle
9 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.36%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.36%) MPEG
10 1 (0.36%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.36%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 63 (22.66%) Windows
2 11 (3.96%) Linux
3 4 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (1.44%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.72%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.36%) UNIX
6 1 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (55.04%) MVC
2 88 (31.65%) Scrum
3 70 (25.18%) TDD
4 59 (21.22%) OO
5 55 (19.78%) Web Application Development
6 51 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (15.11%) Web Development
9 26 (9.35%) Unit Testing
10 25 (8.99%) OOP
11 24 (8.63%) OOD
12 23 (8.27%) BDD
13 22 (7.91%) Dependency Injection
13 22 (7.91%) MVVM
14 20 (7.19%) SOA
15 19 (6.83%) Software Engineering
16 18 (6.47%) Workflow
16 18 (6.47%) Kanban
17 17 (6.12%) CRM
18 15 (5.40%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 264 (94.96%) C#
2 149 (53.60%) SQL
3 96 (34.53%) JavaScript
4 49 (17.63%) T-SQL
5 33 (11.87%) VB.NET
6 18 (6.47%) VB
7 14 (5.04%) Ruby
8 8 (2.88%) C++
9 7 (2.52%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.44%) VBScript
10 4 (1.44%) Python
11 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.36%) VB6
11 1 (0.36%) Java
11 1 (0.36%) C
11 1 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (8.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (8.27%) MCTS
3 19 (6.83%) MCP
3 19 (6.83%) MCSD
4 13 (4.68%) MCAD
5 9 (3.24%) Degree
6 8 (2.88%) Security Cleared
7 6 (2.16%) MCITP
7 6 (2.16%) MCDBA
8 4 (1.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (3.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 97 (34.89%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.19%) Sitecore
3 12 (4.32%) Telerik
4 10 (3.60%) Oracle
5 6 (2.16%) Open Text
5 6 (2.16%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.44%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.36%) Informatica
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