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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 151 121 116
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 61 98 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.35% 1.95% 2.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.19% 6.22% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 60 95 111
Median salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
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
1457 1575 1514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.27% 31.41% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1294 1299 1269
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -30 22 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Wokingham +4 16 £52,500 - 2
Maidenhead -8 6 £57,500 +6.97%
Newbury -10 6 £30,000 -40.00%
Bracknell - 2 £35,000 -
Thatcham - 1 £50,000 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 134 (98.53%) .NET
2 125 (91.91%) C#
3 95 (69.85%) ASP.NET
4 90 (66.18%) SQL Server
5 81 (59.56%) MVC
6 76 (55.88%) JavaScript
7 72 (52.94%) SQL
8 69 (50.74%) HTML
9 55 (40.44%) Web Services
10 54 (39.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 53 (38.97%) WPF
12 49 (36.03%) Agile Software Development
13 43 (31.62%) Finance
14 40 (29.41%) XML
15 39 (28.68%) TDD
16 38 (27.94%) CSS
16 38 (27.94%) Windows
16 38 (27.94%) Microsoft
17 34 (25.00%) PHP
18 32 (23.53%) .NET Framework
19 30 (22.06%) ASP.NET Web API
20 26 (19.12%) KnockoutJS
21 25 (18.38%) Entity Framework
21 25 (18.38%) jQuery
22 24 (17.65%) Node.js
22 24 (17.65%) Web Application Development
22 24 (17.65%) PMI
22 24 (17.65%) PMI Certification
22 24 (17.65%) Java
22 24 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014

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 9 (6.62%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.15%) IIS
3 6 (4.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (3.68%) CMS
4 5 (3.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.21%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.21%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (7.35%) MS Office
2 8 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.94%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (4.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.74%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.62%) Google Play
2 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.47%) Office 365
4 2 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.41%) Internet
1 6 (4.41%) Intranet
2 1 (0.74%) HTTP
2 1 (0.74%) NAS
2 1 (0.74%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (66.18%) SQL Server
2 24 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 15 (11.03%) NoSQL
3 15 (11.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (9.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (9.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (6.62%) Big Data
6 8 (5.88%) DTS
7 7 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (3.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (3.68%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (2.94%) MySQL
11 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 14 (10.29%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.41%) FitNesse
4 6 (4.41%) NUnit
5 4 (2.94%) Subversion
5 4 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.47%) Selenium
7 1 (0.74%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.74%) Moq
7 1 (0.74%) ReSharper
General
1 43 (31.62%) Finance
2 13 (9.56%) Games
3 9 (6.62%) Advertising
4 8 (5.88%) Marketing
5 7 (5.15%) Manufacturing
5 7 (5.15%) Music Industry
6 6 (4.41%) Electronics
6 6 (4.41%) Financial Institution
6 6 (4.41%) Legal
6 6 (4.41%) Telecoms
7 5 (3.68%) Automotive
8 4 (2.94%) Banking
9 3 (2.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 114 (83.82%) Developer
2 80 (58.82%) .NET Developer
3 59 (43.38%) C# Developer
4 39 (28.68%) SQL Developer
4 39 (28.68%) WCF Developer
5 35 (25.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 33 (24.26%) C# WCF Developer
7 31 (22.79%) Software Developer
8 30 (22.06%) C# Software Developer
9 24 (17.65%) Applications Developer
10 21 (15.44%) .NET Software Developer
10 21 (15.44%) C# Application Developer
11 15 (11.03%) Lead Developer
12 14 (10.29%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (10.29%) Lead C# Developer
13 12 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 12 (8.82%) Java Applications Developer
13 12 (8.82%) Java Developer
13 12 (8.82%) Lead Java Developer
13 12 (8.82%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (98.53%) .NET
2 95 (69.85%) ASP.NET
3 69 (50.74%) HTML
4 55 (40.44%) Web Services
5 54 (39.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 53 (38.97%) WPF
7 40 (29.41%) XML
8 38 (27.94%) CSS
9 32 (23.53%) .NET Framework
10 30 (22.06%) ASP.NET Web API
11 26 (19.12%) KnockoutJS
12 25 (18.38%) Entity Framework
12 25 (18.38%) jQuery
13 24 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 24 (17.65%) Node.js
14 21 (15.44%) HTML5
15 17 (12.50%) AngularJS
16 15 (11.03%) LINQ
16 15 (11.03%) RESTful
17 14 (10.29%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.65%) PMI
2 11 (8.09%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.62%) iPhone
3 9 (6.62%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.68%) Clustering
5 5 (3.68%) FMCG
5 5 (3.68%) N-Tier
5 5 (3.68%) Xbox
6 4 (2.94%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.94%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.74%) SCADA
8 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 38 (27.94%) Windows
2 9 (6.62%) Android
3 6 (4.41%) Windows 7
3 6 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.68%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.47%) Unix
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (59.56%) MVC
2 49 (36.03%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (28.68%) TDD
4 24 (17.65%) Web Application Development
5 18 (13.24%) BDD
5 18 (13.24%) SDLC
6 13 (9.56%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (9.56%) Software Engineering
6 13 (9.56%) Unit Testing
7 12 (8.82%) OOD
8 10 (7.35%) Scrum
9 9 (6.62%) Dependency Injection
9 9 (6.62%) Domain-Driven Design
10 8 (5.88%) CRM
10 8 (5.88%) High Availability
10 8 (5.88%) SOA
11 7 (5.15%) Change Management
11 7 (5.15%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.15%) Multithreading
12 6 (4.41%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 125 (91.91%) C#
2 76 (55.88%) JavaScript
3 72 (52.94%) SQL
4 34 (25.00%) PHP
5 24 (17.65%) Java
6 15 (11.03%) Ruby
7 12 (8.82%) VB.NET
8 11 (8.09%) C++
8 11 (8.09%) PowerShell
9 10 (7.35%) T-SQL
10 8 (5.88%) VB
11 1 (0.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (17.65%) PMI Certification
2 14 (10.29%) Degree
3 6 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.15%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.41%) Active Directory
1 6 (4.41%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.68%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 38 (27.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.62%) Google
3 8 (5.88%) Oracle
4 7 (5.15%) Facebook
5 6 (4.41%) SAP
5 6 (4.41%) VMware
6 5 (3.68%) Citrix
7 4 (2.94%) DevExpress
7 4 (2.94%) Telerik
8 3 (2.21%) IBM
8 3 (2.21%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.74%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.74%) Informatica
9 1 (0.74%) Rockwell
9 1 (0.74%) Siemens
9 1 (0.74%) TOWER Software
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