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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 119 113 72
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -41
Permanent jobs citing WCF 101 118 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.99% 2.02% 3.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.41% 7.78% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 98 111 191
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £48,000
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
1575 1516 1820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.98% 25.89% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1298 1266 1638
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -9 58 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Newbury +18 17 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Slough -3 9 £50,000 +12.35% 1
Windsor +11 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Maidenhead +4 2 £53,750 +26.47%
Wokingham -4 1 £52,500 +50.00%
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 183 (94.33%) .NET
2 181 (93.30%) C#
3 149 (76.80%) SQL Server
4 125 (64.43%) ASP.NET
5 106 (54.64%) Agile Software Development
6 101 (52.06%) MVC
7 99 (51.03%) SQL
8 81 (41.75%) Windows
9 78 (40.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 77 (39.69%) JavaScript
11 72 (37.11%) Web Services
12 67 (34.54%) Microsoft
13 61 (31.44%) HTML
14 57 (29.38%) XML
15 56 (28.87%) TDD
15 56 (28.87%) Scrum
15 56 (28.87%) WPF
16 54 (27.84%) CSS
17 50 (25.77%) ASP.NET Web API
18 44 (22.68%) T-SQL
19 42 (21.65%) MS Excel
19 42 (21.65%) jQuery
20 41 (21.13%) Software Engineering
20 41 (21.13%) REST
21 39 (20.10%) Ajax
21 39 (20.10%) Degree
22 35 (18.04%) Business Intelligence
23 32 (16.49%) Web Application Development
24 31 (15.98%) BDD
25 29 (14.95%) SOAP

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (5.67%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (4.64%) Node.js
3 7 (3.61%) IIS
4 5 (2.58%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.55%) CMS
5 3 (1.55%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.55%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.52%) Kentico
7 1 (0.52%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 42 (21.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.52%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.76%) SaaS
2 10 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.58%) GitHub
4 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.55%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.73%) HTTP
2 6 (3.09%) Internet
3 3 (1.55%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.03%) Intranet
5 1 (0.52%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.52%) SSL
5 1 (0.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (76.80%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.37%) MySQL
3 23 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (10.82%) NoSQL
5 14 (7.22%) MongoDB
6 13 (6.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (5.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (5.67%) RavenDB
9 7 (3.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (2.58%) DTS
11 4 (2.06%) Big Data
11 4 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (11.34%) NUnit
2 21 (10.82%) Visual Studio
3 20 (10.31%) Rhino Mocks
3 20 (10.31%) Moq
4 17 (8.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (5.15%) Git (software)
6 9 (4.64%) FitNesse
7 8 (4.12%) SoapUI
7 8 (4.12%) LoadUI
8 7 (3.61%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.06%) WebDriver
9 4 (2.06%) SpecFlow
9 4 (2.06%) Bitbucket
9 4 (2.06%) ReSharper
9 4 (2.06%) Selenium
10 2 (1.03%) JIRA
11 1 (0.52%) Subversion
11 1 (0.52%) Fiddler
11 1 (0.52%) Grunt
General
1 26 (13.40%) Finance
2 8 (4.12%) Retail
3 4 (2.06%) Local Government
4 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.52%) Marketing
5 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.52%) Electronics
5 1 (0.52%) Automotive
5 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 166 (85.57%) Developer
2 111 (57.22%) .NET Developer
3 55 (28.35%) C# Developer
4 40 (20.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 39 (20.10%) Software Developer
5 39 (20.10%) Senior Developer
6 30 (15.46%) Senior .NET Developer
7 27 (13.92%) ASP.NET Developer
8 26 (13.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (12.37%) Software Engineer
10 15 (7.73%) Web Developer
11 14 (7.22%) Senior Software Engineer
11 14 (7.22%) Senior C# Developer
12 13 (6.70%) C# Web Developer
13 12 (6.19%) .NET Web Developer
14 11 (5.67%) Lead Developer
14 11 (5.67%) Programmer
14 11 (5.67%) C# Programmer
15 10 (5.15%) C# Software Developer
15 10 (5.15%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (94.33%) .NET
2 125 (64.43%) ASP.NET
3 78 (40.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 72 (37.11%) Web Services
5 61 (31.44%) HTML
6 57 (29.38%) XML
7 56 (28.87%) WPF
8 54 (27.84%) CSS
9 50 (25.77%) ASP.NET Web API
10 42 (21.65%) jQuery
11 41 (21.13%) REST
12 39 (20.10%) Ajax
13 29 (14.95%) SOAP
14 28 (14.43%) LINQ
15 27 (13.92%) AngularJS
16 24 (12.37%) NHibernate
17 23 (11.86%) HTML5
18 22 (11.34%) RESTful
19 21 (10.82%) WinForms
20 18 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.31%) Streaming Music
2 19 (9.79%) Computer Science
3 14 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.67%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (5.67%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.61%) Mobile Computing
6 6 (3.09%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (2.06%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.55%) FMCG
9 2 (1.03%) User Experience
10 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.52%) Social Media
10 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.52%) DTV
10 1 (0.52%) GIS
10 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.52%) Blog
10 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 81 (41.75%) Windows
2 4 (2.06%) Linux
3 1 (0.52%) Android
3 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (54.64%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (52.06%) MVC
3 56 (28.87%) TDD
3 56 (28.87%) Scrum
4 41 (21.13%) Software Engineering
5 35 (18.04%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (16.49%) Web Application Development
7 31 (15.98%) BDD
8 27 (13.92%) OO
9 21 (10.82%) Multithreading
10 20 (10.31%) MVVM
10 20 (10.31%) Unit Testing
10 20 (10.31%) Kanban
11 18 (9.28%) System Testing
12 15 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (7.73%) OOD
13 12 (6.19%) SOA
14 11 (5.67%) B2B
14 11 (5.67%) Logistics
15 9 (4.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 181 (93.30%) C#
2 99 (51.03%) SQL
3 77 (39.69%) JavaScript
4 44 (22.68%) T-SQL
5 20 (10.31%) PHP
6 16 (8.25%) VB
7 14 (7.22%) C++
8 12 (6.19%) VB.NET
9 9 (4.64%) Ruby
10 6 (3.09%) TypeScript
10 6 (3.09%) Java
11 4 (2.06%) JAQL
12 2 (1.03%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (20.10%) Degree
2 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.06%) MCTS
4 1 (0.52%) MCPD
4 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.06%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) GAMP
System Software
1 4 (2.06%) VirtualBox
2 3 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.06%) Puppet
1 4 (2.06%) Vagrant
1 4 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 67 (34.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.61%) Telerik
3 6 (3.09%) Twitter
4 5 (2.58%) Splunk
5 3 (1.55%) VMware
6 2 (1.03%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle
6 2 (1.03%) Nintex
7 1 (0.52%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.52%) SAP
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco
7 1 (0.52%) Avaya
7 1 (0.52%) Kofax
7 1 (0.52%) EPiServer
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 23 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum GBP To 36k +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + car, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £35k-45k + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago