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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 104 91 64
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -27
Permanent jobs citing WCF 116 133 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.32% 2.37% 3.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.82% 8.32% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 109 129 214
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 £36,300 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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
1483 1599 1836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.72% 28.48% 33.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1328 1668
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 £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 July 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 July 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 65 £47,500 +5.55% 11
Slough -3 16 £50,000 +13.63%
Newbury +14 13 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Windsor +7 10 £55,000 +59.42%
Maidenhead -1 2 £53,750 +30.30%
Wokingham -10 1 £52,500 +50.00%
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 195 (95.12%) C#
1 195 (95.12%) .NET
2 158 (77.07%) SQL Server
3 145 (70.73%) ASP.NET
4 115 (56.10%) SQL
5 112 (54.63%) Agile Software Development
6 109 (53.17%) MVC
7 90 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 87 (42.44%) JavaScript
9 78 (38.05%) HTML
10 77 (37.56%) Microsoft
11 76 (37.07%) Windows
12 73 (35.61%) Web Services
13 67 (32.68%) CSS
14 66 (32.20%) XML
15 56 (27.32%) WPF
16 55 (26.83%) Scrum
17 54 (26.34%) jQuery
17 54 (26.34%) ASP.NET Web API
18 52 (25.37%) TDD
19 51 (24.88%) T-SQL
20 49 (23.90%) MS Excel
21 48 (23.41%) Ajax
22 45 (21.95%) Software Engineering
23 39 (19.02%) OO
24 38 (18.54%) REST
24 38 (18.54%) Degree
25 36 (17.56%) Web Application Development
26 35 (17.07%) Finance
27 33 (16.10%) AngularJS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 16 (7.80%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (5.85%) Node.js
3 5 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.46%) IIS
4 3 (1.46%) CMS
4 3 (1.46%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.49%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (0.49%) Kentico
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 49 (23.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.32%) SaaS
2 7 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.44%) GitHub
4 1 (0.49%) IaaS
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.24%) HTTP
2 4 (1.95%) Internet
3 2 (0.98%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.49%) SSL
4 1 (0.49%) DNS
4 1 (0.49%) CTI
4 1 (0.49%) Intranet
4 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.49%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (77.07%) SQL Server
2 28 (13.66%) MySQL
3 27 (13.17%) NoSQL
4 24 (11.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (8.29%) MongoDB
6 13 (6.34%) RavenDB
7 11 (5.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.44%) DTS
11 4 (1.95%) Big Data
12 3 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (10.73%) Visual Studio
2 21 (10.24%) NUnit
3 19 (9.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (9.27%) Rhino Mocks
3 19 (9.27%) Moq
4 13 (6.34%) SoapUI
4 13 (6.34%) LoadUI
5 11 (5.37%) Git (software)
6 8 (3.90%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.44%) FitNesse
8 4 (1.95%) Selenium
8 4 (1.95%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.95%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.95%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.98%) JIRA
9 2 (0.98%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.49%) Grunt
10 1 (0.49%) Subversion
10 1 (0.49%) Fiddler
General
1 35 (17.07%) Finance
2 4 (1.95%) Retail
3 3 (1.46%) Local Government
4 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.49%) Advertising
5 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 177 (86.34%) Developer
2 120 (58.54%) .NET Developer
3 58 (28.29%) C# Developer
4 45 (21.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (21.46%) Software Developer
6 39 (19.02%) Senior Developer
7 35 (17.07%) ASP.NET Developer
8 34 (16.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (14.63%) Senior .NET Developer
10 28 (13.66%) Software Engineer
11 20 (9.76%) Web Developer
12 18 (8.78%) C# Web Developer
13 17 (8.29%) .NET Web Developer
14 13 (6.34%) .NET Software Developer
15 12 (5.85%) C# Programmer
15 12 (5.85%) Programmer
15 12 (5.85%) Senior Software Engineer
16 11 (5.37%) Lead Developer
16 11 (5.37%) C# Software Developer
17 10 (4.88%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (95.12%) .NET
2 145 (70.73%) ASP.NET
3 90 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 78 (38.05%) HTML
5 73 (35.61%) Web Services
6 67 (32.68%) CSS
7 66 (32.20%) XML
8 56 (27.32%) WPF
9 54 (26.34%) jQuery
9 54 (26.34%) ASP.NET Web API
10 48 (23.41%) Ajax
11 38 (18.54%) REST
12 33 (16.10%) AngularJS
13 32 (15.61%) SOAP
14 31 (15.12%) LINQ
15 27 (13.17%) HTML5
16 25 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 23 (11.22%) JSON
17 23 (11.22%) NHibernate
17 23 (11.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.27%) Streaming Music
2 15 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.34%) Client/Server
3 13 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.37%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (3.90%) Mobile Computing
6 7 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.46%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.98%) User Experience
9 1 (0.49%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.49%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.49%) GIS
9 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.49%) Social Media
9 1 (0.49%) FMCG
9 1 (0.49%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 76 (37.07%) Windows
2 4 (1.95%) Linux
3 1 (0.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (54.63%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (53.17%) MVC
3 55 (26.83%) Scrum
4 52 (25.37%) TDD
5 45 (21.95%) Software Engineering
6 39 (19.02%) OO
7 36 (17.56%) Web Application Development
8 31 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (15.12%) BDD
9 24 (11.71%) Unit Testing
10 23 (11.22%) Multithreading
11 19 (9.27%) MVVM
11 19 (9.27%) Kanban
12 18 (8.78%) System Testing
13 16 (7.80%) B2B
14 14 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (6.34%) Workflow
16 12 (5.85%) Web Development
16 12 (5.85%) Logistics
17 11 (5.37%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 195 (95.12%) C#
2 115 (56.10%) SQL
3 87 (42.44%) JavaScript
4 51 (24.88%) T-SQL
5 21 (10.24%) PHP
6 17 (8.29%) C++
7 14 (6.83%) VB
8 11 (5.37%) VB.NET
9 10 (4.88%) Ruby
9 10 (4.88%) TypeScript
10 8 (3.90%) Java
11 6 (2.93%) JAQL
12 3 (1.46%) C
13 2 (0.98%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (18.54%) Degree
2 7 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.93%) MCTS
4 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.98%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) MCSE
5 1 (0.49%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.95%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) GAMP
System Software
1 4 (1.95%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.95%) Puppet
1 4 (1.95%) Vagrant
1 4 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 77 (37.56%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.88%) Twitter
3 8 (3.90%) Telerik
4 5 (2.44%) Splunk
5 2 (0.98%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle
6 1 (0.49%) Nintex
6 1 (0.49%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco
6 1 (0.49%) Avaya
6 1 (0.49%) EPiServer
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 23 days
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
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
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Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
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