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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 142 126 106
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -20
Permanent jobs citing WCF 64 102 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.44% 1.99% 2.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.46% 6.73% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 59 91 127
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £55,000
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
1434 1515 1571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.19% 29.54% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1271 1238 1324
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -7 26 £45,000 - 4
Wokingham -4 14 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Bracknell - 8 £35,000 -
Slough -3 4 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Maidenhead - 3 £57,500 -
Thatcham - 1 £50,000 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 165 (100.00%) .NET
2 152 (92.12%) C#
3 114 (69.09%) ASP.NET
4 109 (66.06%) SQL
5 106 (64.24%) SQL Server
6 89 (53.94%) HTML
7 85 (51.52%) JavaScript
8 82 (49.70%) MVC
9 74 (44.85%) Web Services
10 64 (38.79%) Agile Software Development
11 63 (38.18%) Windows
12 60 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
13 59 (35.76%) CSS
14 58 (35.15%) XML
15 49 (29.70%) Finance
16 48 (29.09%) jQuery
17 46 (27.88%) WPF
18 44 (26.67%) TDD
19 41 (24.85%) Microsoft
20 39 (23.64%) .NET Framework
21 37 (22.42%) Team Foundation Server
22 34 (20.61%) PHP
23 33 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
23 33 (20.00%) LINQ
23 33 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
24 31 (18.79%) Node.js
24 31 (18.79%) ASP.NET Web API
25 28 (16.97%) SQL Server 2014
25 28 (16.97%) Entity Framework
25 28 (16.97%) T-SQL

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 15 (9.09%) IIS
2 10 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.64%) CMS
4 5 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.42%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.21%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (8.48%) MS Office
2 7 (4.24%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.42%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.61%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.52%) Google Play
2 17 (10.30%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.42%) SaaS
5 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.06%) Internet
1 10 (6.06%) Intranet
2 5 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) NAS
3 1 (0.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (64.24%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.97%) SQL Server 2014
3 24 (14.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (12.12%) Big Data
5 16 (9.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 16 (9.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (9.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (7.27%) DTS
6 12 (7.27%) NoSQL
7 10 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (4.24%) MySQL
10 4 (2.42%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (22.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (14.55%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.85%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.42%) Moq
4 4 (2.42%) Subversion
4 4 (2.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.21%) NUnit
5 2 (1.21%) Selenium
6 1 (0.61%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.61%) JIRA
6 1 (0.61%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.61%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 49 (29.70%) Finance
2 23 (13.94%) Games
3 16 (9.70%) Legal
4 13 (7.88%) Banking
5 9 (5.45%) Financial Institution
6 7 (4.24%) Electronics
6 7 (4.24%) Marketing
6 7 (4.24%) Music Industry
7 6 (3.64%) Manufacturing
8 5 (3.03%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.61%) Advertising
9 1 (0.61%) Back Office
9 1 (0.61%) Front Office
9 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 143 (86.67%) Developer
2 110 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 80 (48.48%) C# Developer
4 61 (36.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (25.45%) Software Developer
5 42 (25.45%) SQL Developer
6 41 (24.85%) WCF Developer
7 39 (23.64%) C# WCF Developer
8 37 (22.42%) C# Software Developer
9 32 (19.39%) .NET Software Developer
10 22 (13.33%) Senior Developer
11 21 (12.73%) ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (12.73%) Senior .NET Developer
12 19 (11.52%) Digital Developer
13 17 (10.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 17 (10.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 15 (9.09%) Applications Developer
15 14 (8.48%) Senior C# Developer
16 13 (7.88%) Lead Developer
16 13 (7.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (100.00%) .NET
2 114 (69.09%) ASP.NET
3 89 (53.94%) HTML
4 74 (44.85%) Web Services
5 60 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 59 (35.76%) CSS
7 58 (35.15%) XML
8 48 (29.09%) jQuery
9 46 (27.88%) WPF
10 39 (23.64%) .NET Framework
11 33 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 33 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
11 33 (20.00%) LINQ
12 31 (18.79%) ASP.NET Web API
12 31 (18.79%) Node.js
13 28 (16.97%) Entity Framework
14 19 (11.52%) Ninject
15 18 (10.91%) SOAP
16 17 (10.30%) AngularJS
16 17 (10.30%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.52%) iPhone
1 19 (11.52%) Mobile App
2 11 (6.67%) PMI
3 10 (6.06%) FMCG
3 10 (6.06%) Xbox
4 9 (5.45%) Clustering
4 9 (5.45%) N-Tier
5 5 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.42%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.42%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.21%) User Experience
8 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) SCADA
8 1 (0.61%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 63 (38.18%) Windows
2 21 (12.73%) Android
3 10 (6.06%) Windows 7
3 10 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (5.45%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.21%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.21%) Unix
6 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (49.70%) MVC
2 64 (38.79%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (26.67%) TDD
4 27 (16.36%) Web Application Development
5 26 (15.76%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (15.76%) Dependency Injection
6 22 (13.33%) SDLC
7 19 (11.52%) Domain-Driven Design
8 13 (7.88%) MVVM
8 13 (7.88%) Software Engineering
9 12 (7.27%) SOA
10 11 (6.67%) BDD
11 10 (6.06%) Content Management
11 10 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (6.06%) E-Commerce
11 10 (6.06%) Market Research
12 9 (5.45%) Automated Testing
12 9 (5.45%) Multithreading
12 9 (5.45%) OO
12 9 (5.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 152 (92.12%) C#
2 109 (66.06%) SQL
3 85 (51.52%) JavaScript
4 34 (20.61%) PHP
5 28 (16.97%) T-SQL
6 25 (15.15%) Java
7 24 (14.55%) VB.NET
8 12 (7.27%) VB
9 9 (5.45%) PowerShell
10 8 (4.85%) Ruby
11 2 (1.21%) XAML
12 1 (0.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (7.27%) Degree
2 11 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 8 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.24%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 10 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.45%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (5.45%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 41 (24.85%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.52%) Google
3 15 (9.09%) Telerik
4 10 (6.06%) VMware
5 9 (5.45%) Citrix
5 9 (5.45%) Oracle
6 5 (3.03%) SAP
7 4 (2.42%) DevExpress
8 3 (1.82%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.21%) IBM
9 2 (1.21%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.61%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.61%) Informatica
10 1 (0.61%) Rockwell
10 1 (0.61%) Siemens
10 1 (0.61%) TOWER Software
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