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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 125 81 76
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 92 153 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.83% 2.80% 3.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.43% 9.43% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 84 148 186
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1430 1623 1711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.44% 29.73% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1232 1366 1544
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -27 42 £45,000 - 13
Windsor -10 16 £55,000 +22.22%
Slough +5 15 £55,000 +32.53% 1
Newbury +14 14 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Bracknell -1 4 £90,000 +157.14%
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 192 (98.46%) C#
2 186 (95.38%) .NET
3 159 (81.54%) SQL Server
4 157 (80.51%) ASP.NET
5 118 (60.51%) MVC
6 112 (57.44%) SQL
7 107 (54.87%) Agile Software Development
8 99 (50.77%) HTML
8 99 (50.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 98 (50.26%) JavaScript
10 89 (45.64%) Microsoft
11 82 (42.05%) CSS
12 74 (37.95%) jQuery
13 66 (33.85%) Windows
14 65 (33.33%) Web Services
15 60 (30.77%) XML
16 57 (29.23%) OO
17 54 (27.69%) ASP.NET Web API
18 52 (26.67%) Scrum
18 52 (26.67%) TDD
19 50 (25.64%) Ajax
19 50 (25.64%) WPF
20 49 (25.13%) T-SQL
21 48 (24.62%) MS Excel
21 48 (24.62%) Software Engineering
22 43 (22.05%) Degree
23 41 (21.03%) SOAP
24 40 (20.51%) AngularJS
25 39 (20.00%) BDD
26 36 (18.46%) HTML5

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (13.85%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (5.13%) Node.js
3 3 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.51%) IIS
Applications
1 48 (24.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
2 1 (0.51%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.51%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.59%) GitHub
2 5 (2.56%) SaaS
2 5 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.51%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.36%) HTTP
2 2 (1.03%) Intranet
3 1 (0.51%) Internet
3 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.51%) CTI
3 1 (0.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (81.54%) SQL Server
2 36 (18.46%) NoSQL
3 29 (14.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (13.85%) MongoDB
5 20 (10.26%) MySQL
6 12 (6.15%) RavenDB
7 11 (5.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (2.05%) Big Data
12 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (12.82%) Visual Studio
2 23 (11.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (10.77%) NUnit
4 19 (9.74%) Rhino Mocks
4 19 (9.74%) Moq
5 11 (5.64%) LoadUI
5 11 (5.64%) SoapUI
6 8 (4.10%) Jenkins
7 7 (3.59%) Git (software)
8 5 (2.56%) ReSharper
9 4 (2.05%) Bitbucket
9 4 (2.05%) Selenium
9 4 (2.05%) WebDriver
9 4 (2.05%) Subversion
10 2 (1.03%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.03%) JIRA
11 1 (0.51%) Grunt
General
1 32 (16.41%) Finance
2 3 (1.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.03%) Banking
4 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 173 (88.72%) Developer
2 110 (56.41%) .NET Developer
3 60 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 49 (25.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (23.59%) Software Developer
6 40 (20.51%) ASP.NET Developer
6 40 (20.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 34 (17.44%) Software Engineer
8 29 (14.87%) Web Developer
9 28 (14.36%) Senior Developer
10 22 (11.28%) Senior .NET Developer
10 22 (11.28%) C# Web Developer
11 21 (10.77%) .NET Web Developer
12 19 (9.74%) Graduate
13 15 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
13 15 (7.69%) Junior Developer
13 15 (7.69%) Junior
14 12 (6.15%) Junior Software Developer
14 12 (6.15%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 11 (5.64%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (95.38%) .NET
2 157 (80.51%) ASP.NET
3 99 (50.77%) HTML
3 99 (50.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 82 (42.05%) CSS
5 74 (37.95%) jQuery
6 65 (33.33%) Web Services
7 60 (30.77%) XML
8 54 (27.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 50 (25.64%) Ajax
9 50 (25.64%) WPF
10 41 (21.03%) SOAP
11 40 (20.51%) AngularJS
12 36 (18.46%) HTML5
13 33 (16.92%) Entity Framework
14 32 (16.41%) LINQ
15 31 (15.90%) JSON
16 30 (15.38%) REST
17 27 (13.85%) MSMQ
17 27 (13.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.74%) Streaming Music
2 16 (8.21%) Inversion of Control
3 11 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.13%) Client/Server
4 10 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.08%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (2.05%) Open Source
7 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.03%) User Experience
7 2 (1.03%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.03%) Physics
7 2 (1.03%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.51%) GIS
8 1 (0.51%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 66 (33.85%) Windows
2 6 (3.08%) Linux
3 2 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (60.51%) MVC
2 107 (54.87%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (29.23%) OO
4 52 (26.67%) Scrum
4 52 (26.67%) TDD
5 48 (24.62%) Software Engineering
6 39 (20.00%) BDD
7 35 (17.95%) Web Application Development
8 29 (14.87%) Multithreading
9 27 (13.85%) B2B
10 22 (11.28%) Kanban
10 22 (11.28%) Web Development
11 20 (10.26%) Unit Testing
12 19 (9.74%) MVVM
12 19 (9.74%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (9.74%) Workflow
13 16 (8.21%) System Testing
14 12 (6.15%) CQRS
14 12 (6.15%) Domain-Driven Design
15 10 (5.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 192 (98.46%) C#
2 112 (57.44%) SQL
3 98 (50.26%) JavaScript
4 49 (25.13%) T-SQL
5 23 (11.79%) C++
6 13 (6.67%) PHP
7 12 (6.15%) TypeScript
8 7 (3.59%) C
8 7 (3.59%) Java
8 7 (3.59%) Ruby
9 6 (3.08%) JAQL
10 2 (1.03%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.51%) Python
11 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (22.05%) Degree
2 7 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.08%) MCTS
4 3 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.54%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.05%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.05%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (2.05%) Vagrant
1 4 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 89 (45.64%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.15%) Twitter
3 10 (5.13%) Telerik
4 3 (1.54%) Splunk
5 1 (0.51%) Cisco
5 1 (0.51%) Avaya
5 1 (0.51%) Nintex
5 1 (0.51%) Xamarin
Newbury
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Just now
Berkshire
D P Connect
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 35 - 45K +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 35 - 45K +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago