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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 125 125 123
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 60 104 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.73% 2.04% 1.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.65% 7.02% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 57 100 100
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £39,850 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,974 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.35% +9.93%

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
1291 1482 1569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.26% 29.12% 28.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1122 1321 1302
Median salary £45,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +22 29 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Wokingham +6 14 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Slough +23 7 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Bracknell - 6 £45,000 - 1
Newbury +3 1 £47,500 -5.00%
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 139 (99.29%) .NET
2 133 (95.00%) C#
3 109 (77.86%) ASP.NET
4 84 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 79 (56.43%) MVC
6 70 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 66 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (40.00%) TDD
9 54 (38.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 50 (35.71%) HTML
11 48 (34.29%) SQL
12 47 (33.57%) ASP.NET Web API
13 46 (32.86%) .NET Framework
14 43 (30.71%) BDD
15 42 (30.00%) NoSQL
15 42 (30.00%) Web Application Development
16 41 (29.29%) Node.js
16 41 (29.29%) RESTful
16 41 (29.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 40 (28.57%) Entity Framework
18 39 (27.86%) Ruby
18 39 (27.86%) Git (software)
18 39 (27.86%) SQL Server 2014
19 38 (27.14%) CSS
20 34 (24.29%) Web Services
21 33 (23.57%) Windows
21 33 (23.57%) WPF
22 29 (20.71%) Microsoft
22 29 (20.71%) Facebook
23 27 (19.29%) Enterprise Software

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 7 (5.00%) IIS
2 3 (2.14%) CMS
3 2 (1.43%) DNN
3 2 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.43%) EPiServer
3 2 (1.43%) Immediacy CMS
3 2 (1.43%) Kentico
3 2 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.43%) Sitefinity
3 2 (1.43%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.71%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.43%) HTTP
2 1 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (30.00%) NoSQL
3 39 (27.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 14 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (5.71%) DTS
5 8 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.86%) Big Data
8 3 (2.14%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.43%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.43%) MySQL
9 2 (1.43%) OLAP
9 2 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.71%) GIS
10 1 (0.71%) OLTP
10 1 (0.71%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 39 (27.86%) Git (software)
2 20 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 11 (7.86%) FitNesse
4 8 (5.71%) MSTest
5 4 (2.86%) NUnit
6 2 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.71%) Selenium
7 1 (0.71%) Subversion
7 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (15.71%) Finance
2 16 (11.43%) Advertising
3 10 (7.14%) Games
4 5 (3.57%) Banking
4 5 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.57%) Marketing
5 3 (2.14%) Automotive
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Retail
6 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 126 (90.00%) Developer
2 93 (66.43%) .NET Developer
3 50 (35.71%) C# Developer
4 30 (21.43%) Software Developer
5 25 (17.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (17.86%) C# Software Developer
6 15 (10.71%) .NET Software Developer
7 13 (9.29%) Social Media Developer
8 10 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (6.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (5.71%) Senior Developer
10 8 (5.71%) SQL Developer
11 7 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 7 (5.00%) Junior
11 7 (5.00%) Junior C# Developer
11 7 (5.00%) Junior Developer
11 7 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (4.29%) C# WCF Developer
12 6 (4.29%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
12 6 (4.29%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (99.29%) .NET
2 109 (77.86%) ASP.NET
3 54 (38.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 50 (35.71%) HTML
5 47 (33.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 46 (32.86%) .NET Framework
7 41 (29.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 41 (29.29%) Node.js
7 41 (29.29%) RESTful
8 40 (28.57%) Entity Framework
9 38 (27.14%) CSS
10 34 (24.29%) Web Services
11 33 (23.57%) WPF
12 26 (18.57%) Code First Entity Framework
12 26 (18.57%) XML
13 17 (12.14%) AngularJS
14 13 (9.29%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (7.86%) DCOM
15 11 (7.86%) jQuery
15 11 (7.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.29%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (10.00%) PMI
3 13 (9.29%) BBC
3 13 (9.29%) Social Media
4 10 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.86%) Xbox
7 2 (1.43%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.71%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 33 (23.57%) Windows
2 4 (2.86%) Unix
3 2 (1.43%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (56.43%) MVC
2 66 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (40.00%) TDD
4 43 (30.71%) BDD
5 42 (30.00%) Web Application Development
6 27 (19.29%) OO
7 20 (14.29%) Web Development
8 17 (12.14%) OOD
8 17 (12.14%) Software Engineering
9 16 (11.43%) Unit Testing
10 15 (10.71%) Multithreading
11 13 (9.29%) Scrum
12 11 (7.86%) ATDD
12 11 (7.86%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (5.71%) CRM
14 7 (5.00%) Service Delivery
15 6 (4.29%) SOA
16 5 (3.57%) B2C
17 4 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
17 4 (2.86%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 133 (95.00%) C#
2 70 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 48 (34.29%) SQL
4 39 (27.86%) Ruby
5 24 (17.14%) T-SQL
6 16 (11.43%) C++
7 14 (10.00%) PHP
8 10 (7.14%) Java
9 9 (6.43%) VB
10 5 (3.57%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.86%) VBA
12 3 (2.14%) XPath
13 1 (0.71%) C
13 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.71%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (14.29%) Degree
2 14 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (1.43%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 29 (20.71%) Facebook
1 29 (20.71%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.57%) Google
3 13 (9.29%) Apple
3 13 (9.29%) Sony
3 13 (9.29%) Yahoo!
4 2 (1.43%) Alterian
4 2 (1.43%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle
5 1 (0.71%) SAP
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