The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 70 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 192 183 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.26% 3.44% 3.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.78% 10.48% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 185 183 207
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £55,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1781 1746 2404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.27% 32.80% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1527 1545 2187
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 75 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Bracknell +37 21 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Slough +14 17 £46,250 -19.56% 1
Wokingham +1 14 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Windsor -2 11 £45,000 - 1
Newbury -5 9 £39,000 +56.00% 2
Maidenhead -19 5 £35,000 -12.50% 2
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 370 (96.35%) .NET
2 361 (94.01%) C#
3 311 (80.99%) ASP.NET
4 283 (73.70%) SQL Server
5 194 (50.52%) MVC
6 139 (36.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 132 (34.38%) SQL
8 123 (32.03%) HTML
9 121 (31.51%) Microsoft
10 119 (30.99%) TDD
11 118 (30.73%) WPF
12 117 (30.47%) OO
13 105 (27.34%) JavaScript
14 103 (26.82%) Ajax
15 95 (24.74%) SQL Server 2008
16 94 (24.48%) Scrum
17 92 (23.96%) Web Services
18 91 (23.70%) Windows
19 90 (23.44%) jQuery
20 88 (22.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 87 (22.66%) Web Application Development
22 79 (20.57%) SQL Server 2012
23 75 (19.53%) CSS
24 71 (18.49%) Internet
24 71 (18.49%) LINQ
25 69 (17.97%) Microsoft Certification
26 67 (17.45%) Team Foundation Server
27 66 (17.19%) Degree
27 66 (17.19%) Software Engineering
27 66 (17.19%) XML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 46 (11.98%) IIS
2 38 (9.90%) SharePoint
3 24 (6.25%) Node.js
4 21 (5.47%) BizTalk Server
5 19 (4.95%) SharePoint 2013
5 19 (4.95%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (2.60%) CMS
6 10 (2.60%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.26%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.26%) Kentico
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.26%) Immediacy CMS
8 1 (0.26%) DNN
Applications
1 57 (14.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.04%) MS Office
3 2 (0.52%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.26%) GIMP
4 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.08%) Office 365
3 4 (1.04%) SaaS
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 71 (18.49%) Internet
2 6 (1.56%) LDAP
2 6 (1.56%) Intranet
3 5 (1.30%) HTTP
4 3 (0.78%) SAN
5 1 (0.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (73.70%) SQL Server
2 95 (24.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 79 (20.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 43 (11.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (3.65%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.34%) MySQL
7 8 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.78%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.52%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.26%) Big Data
11 1 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.26%) Text Mining
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 67 (17.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 60 (15.63%) Visual Studio
3 50 (13.02%) NUnit
4 48 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
5 45 (11.72%) Subversion
6 21 (5.47%) Moq
7 17 (4.43%) Git (software)
8 16 (4.17%) TeamCity
9 13 (3.39%) MSTest
10 12 (3.13%) Jenkins
11 10 (2.60%) JIRA
12 3 (0.78%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.26%) NCover
13 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Blend
13 1 (0.26%) ReSharper
13 1 (0.26%) Selenium
General
1 60 (15.63%) Finance
2 46 (11.98%) Games
3 3 (0.78%) Banking
3 3 (0.78%) Manufacturing
3 3 (0.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.52%) Retail
5 1 (0.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 348 (90.63%) Developer
2 180 (46.88%) .NET Developer
3 96 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 78 (20.31%) C# Developer
5 68 (17.71%) Senior Developer
6 58 (15.10%) C# .NET Developer
7 51 (13.28%) Software Engineer
8 40 (10.42%) ASP.NET Developer
9 35 (9.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 33 (8.59%) Senior .NET Developer
11 30 (7.81%) Senior Software Developer
12 29 (7.55%) Senior Software Engineer
13 28 (7.29%) Web Developer
14 27 (7.03%) Senior C# Developer
15 26 (6.77%) SharePoint Developer
16 18 (4.69%) Junior
17 17 (4.43%) Programmer
17 17 (4.43%) Junior Developer
17 17 (4.43%) Junior Software Developer
18 16 (4.17%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 370 (96.35%) .NET
2 311 (80.99%) ASP.NET
3 139 (36.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 123 (32.03%) HTML
5 118 (30.73%) WPF
6 103 (26.82%) Ajax
7 92 (23.96%) Web Services
8 90 (23.44%) jQuery
9 88 (22.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 75 (19.53%) CSS
11 71 (18.49%) LINQ
12 66 (17.19%) XML
13 63 (16.41%) Razor View Engine
14 56 (14.58%) HTML5
15 55 (14.32%) ASP.NET Web API
16 50 (13.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 50 (13.02%) Castle Windsor
17 48 (12.50%) .NET Framework
18 41 (10.68%) NHibernate
19 35 (9.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.07%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (6.51%) Mathematics
3 21 (5.47%) Computer Science
4 20 (5.21%) Physics
4 20 (5.21%) Client/Server
5 17 (4.43%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.13%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.34%) Social Media
8 8 (2.08%) N-Tier
8 8 (2.08%) W3C
8 8 (2.08%) Tandem
9 6 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (1.04%) Social Network
10 4 (1.04%) Mobile Computing
11 3 (0.78%) Clustering
11 3 (0.78%) Replication
12 2 (0.52%) BBC
13 1 (0.26%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 91 (23.70%) Windows
2 14 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (1.82%) UNIX
5 4 (1.04%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.26%) Android
6 1 (0.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (50.52%) MVC
2 119 (30.99%) TDD
3 117 (30.47%) OO
4 94 (24.48%) Scrum
5 87 (22.66%) Web Application Development
6 66 (17.19%) Software Engineering
7 62 (16.15%) OOD
8 54 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (13.02%) Web Development
10 45 (11.72%) OOP
11 41 (10.68%) BDD
12 40 (10.42%) Domain-Driven Design
13 39 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (8.33%) SOA
15 30 (7.81%) Dependency Injection
16 28 (7.29%) E-Commerce
17 26 (6.77%) Unit Testing
18 21 (5.47%) Workflow
19 18 (4.69%) CQRS
20 17 (4.43%) UML
Programming Languages
1 361 (94.01%) C#
2 132 (34.38%) SQL
3 105 (27.34%) JavaScript
4 60 (15.63%) C++
5 51 (13.28%) T-SQL
6 47 (12.24%) VB.NET
7 36 (9.38%) VB
8 14 (3.65%) Ruby
9 8 (2.08%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.56%) Assembly Language
10 6 (1.56%) C++/CLI
11 5 (1.30%) Java
12 4 (1.04%) VBScript
12 4 (1.04%) Python
13 1 (0.26%) VB6
13 1 (0.26%) C
13 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 69 (17.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (17.19%) Degree
3 63 (16.41%) MCP
3 63 (16.41%) MCSD
3 63 (16.41%) MCTS
4 57 (14.84%) MCAD
5 6 (1.56%) MCDBA
5 6 (1.56%) MCITP
6 5 (1.30%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.52%) ISEB
7 2 (0.52%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.26%) MCPD
8 1 (0.26%) MCSE
8 1 (0.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 23 (5.99%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.78%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 121 (31.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.39%) Sitecore
3 10 (2.60%) Oracle
4 8 (2.08%) Open Text
5 4 (1.04%) VMware
6 2 (0.52%) BT
7 1 (0.26%) Ektron
7 1 (0.26%) Alterian
7 1 (0.26%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.26%) Informatica
7 1 (0.26%) SAP
Windsor, Berkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Halarose Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Halarose Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Resource Management
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
IT People First
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Parker White Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Resource Management
Salary: car allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago