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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 128 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 96 203 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.76% 3.63% 3.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.98% 11.15% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 91 194 194
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
1605 1820 1769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.34% 32.52% 33.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1544 1575
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 -38 46 £45,000 +7.78% 4
Windsor -1 18 £52,500 +23.52%
Slough +2 11 £51,250 -14.58% 1
Bracknell -17 8 £90,000 +157.14%
Wokingham +1 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Newbury +6 2 £46,250 +18.58% 2
Maidenhead -5 1 £72,500 +141.66%
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 211 (99.06%) C#
2 202 (94.84%) .NET
3 180 (84.51%) ASP.NET
4 172 (80.75%) SQL Server
5 132 (61.97%) MVC
6 112 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
6 112 (52.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 109 (51.17%) JavaScript
8 104 (48.83%) SQL
9 103 (48.36%) HTML
10 81 (38.03%) Microsoft
10 81 (38.03%) jQuery
11 74 (34.74%) CSS
12 67 (31.46%) Windows
13 66 (30.99%) OO
14 61 (28.64%) XML
14 61 (28.64%) TDD
14 61 (28.64%) Ajax
14 61 (28.64%) ASP.NET Web API
15 56 (26.29%) Web Services
16 53 (24.88%) BDD
17 52 (24.41%) WPF
18 50 (23.47%) Web Application Development
19 47 (22.07%) NoSQL
20 46 (21.60%) MS Excel
20 46 (21.60%) SOAP
21 45 (21.13%) Scrum
22 44 (20.66%) Software Engineering
23 43 (20.19%) C++
24 42 (19.72%) HTML5

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 32 (15.02%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (7.98%) Node.js
3 11 (5.16%) IIS
4 7 (3.29%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (2.82%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 46 (21.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.41%) GitHub
4 2 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (13.15%) HTTP
2 7 (3.29%) Internet
3 2 (0.94%) Intranet
4 1 (0.47%) Network Security
4 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.47%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (80.75%) SQL Server
2 47 (22.07%) NoSQL
3 32 (15.02%) MongoDB
4 18 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (7.51%) MySQL
6 13 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.82%) RavenDB
8 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (10.80%) NUnit
2 22 (10.33%) Visual Studio
3 21 (9.86%) Rhino Mocks
4 19 (8.92%) Moq
4 19 (8.92%) Git (software)
5 17 (7.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (3.76%) LoadUI
6 8 (3.76%) SoapUI
7 6 (2.82%) Subversion
7 6 (2.82%) ReSharper
7 6 (2.82%) WebDriver
7 6 (2.82%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.41%) Selenium
8 3 (1.41%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.94%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.94%) NSubstitute
General
1 26 (12.21%) Finance
2 7 (3.29%) Games
3 3 (1.41%) Banking
3 3 (1.41%) Music Industry
3 3 (1.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.94%) Marketing
5 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 181 (84.98%) Developer
2 105 (49.30%) .NET Developer
3 48 (22.54%) Software Developer
4 43 (20.19%) C# Developer
5 40 (18.78%) Software Engineer
6 38 (17.84%) ASP.NET Developer
7 37 (17.37%) C# .NET Developer
8 33 (15.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 27 (12.68%) Graduate
10 26 (12.21%) Web Developer
11 24 (11.27%) Junior
11 24 (11.27%) Junior Developer
12 20 (9.39%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 20 (9.39%) Junior Software Developer
13 19 (8.92%) Junior Software Engineer
14 16 (7.51%) .NET Web Developer
14 16 (7.51%) C# Web Developer
15 13 (6.10%) Senior Software Engineer
15 13 (6.10%) Senior Developer
16 9 (4.23%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (94.84%) .NET
2 180 (84.51%) ASP.NET
3 112 (52.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 103 (48.36%) HTML
5 81 (38.03%) jQuery
6 74 (34.74%) CSS
7 61 (28.64%) XML
7 61 (28.64%) Ajax
7 61 (28.64%) ASP.NET Web API
8 56 (26.29%) Web Services
9 52 (24.41%) WPF
10 46 (21.60%) SOAP
11 42 (19.72%) HTML5
12 34 (15.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 33 (15.49%) JSON
14 32 (15.02%) .NET Framework
14 32 (15.02%) RabbitMQ
14 32 (15.02%) MSMQ
14 32 (15.02%) AngularJS
15 30 (14.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.51%) Streaming Music
2 10 (4.69%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (4.69%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.82%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.41%) Device Driver
5 3 (1.41%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.41%) Physics
5 3 (1.41%) Social Media
6 2 (0.94%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (0.94%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.47%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.47%) MPEG
7 1 (0.47%) W3C
7 1 (0.47%) GIS
7 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.47%) Kindle
7 1 (0.47%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 67 (31.46%) Windows
2 6 (2.82%) Linux
3 3 (1.41%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (61.97%) MVC
2 112 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (30.99%) OO
4 61 (28.64%) TDD
5 53 (24.88%) BDD
6 50 (23.47%) Web Application Development
7 45 (21.13%) Scrum
8 44 (20.66%) Software Engineering
9 32 (15.02%) B2B
10 30 (14.08%) Multithreading
11 29 (13.62%) Web Development
12 24 (11.27%) Kanban
13 17 (7.98%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (7.51%) MVVM
15 14 (6.57%) Domain-Driven Design
16 13 (6.10%) CQRS
16 13 (6.10%) Workflow
16 13 (6.10%) OOD
17 12 (5.63%) Unit Testing
18 7 (3.29%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 211 (99.06%) C#
2 109 (51.17%) JavaScript
3 104 (48.83%) SQL
4 43 (20.19%) C++
5 32 (15.02%) T-SQL
6 15 (7.04%) Ruby
7 13 (6.10%) C
8 6 (2.82%) TypeScript
8 6 (2.82%) JAQL
8 6 (2.82%) Python
8 6 (2.82%) Java
8 6 (2.82%) PHP
9 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.47%) VBScript
9 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.47%) XPath
9 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (17.84%) Degree
2 8 (3.76%) SC Cleared
2 8 (3.76%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.82%) MCTS
4 2 (0.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.94%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 81 (38.03%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.76%) Telerik
3 6 (2.82%) Twitter
4 5 (2.35%) Oracle
5 1 (0.47%) Splunk
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