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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 120 146 77
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -69
Permanent jobs citing WCF 97 90 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.00% 1.62% 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.63% 5.70% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 93 80 176
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average 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
1463 1578 1725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.12% 28.49% 30.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1277 1326 1464
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 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
(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 +28 49 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Wokingham -8 13 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Windsor +8 7 £55,000 -
Slough -5 7 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Bracknell -6 4 £36,500 -59.44%
Maidenhead - 3 £62,500 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (98.39%) .NET
2 172 (92.47%) C#
3 124 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 113 (60.75%) SQL Server
4 113 (60.75%) SQL
5 99 (53.23%) HTML
6 86 (46.24%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (45.70%) JavaScript
8 84 (45.16%) MVC
9 82 (44.09%) Web Services
10 73 (39.25%) Windows
11 72 (38.71%) CSS
12 64 (34.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 59 (31.72%) XML
14 56 (30.11%) WPF
15 52 (27.96%) Finance
16 51 (27.42%) jQuery
17 45 (24.19%) TDD
17 45 (24.19%) Team Foundation Server
18 42 (22.58%) .NET Framework
18 42 (22.58%) Microsoft
19 41 (22.04%) LINQ
20 40 (21.51%) ASP.NET Web API
21 37 (19.89%) Entity Framework
22 32 (17.20%) Business Intelligence
22 32 (17.20%) Visual Studio
22 32 (17.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 31 (16.67%) T-SQL
24 30 (16.13%) Node.js
25 29 (15.59%) Android

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 30 (16.13%) Node.js
2 16 (8.60%) IIS
3 6 (3.23%) CMS
4 5 (2.69%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.08%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (5.91%) MS Office
2 10 (5.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.54%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.38%) SaaS
3 8 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.91%) Internet
1 11 (5.91%) Intranet
2 5 (2.69%) HTTP
3 1 (0.54%) NAS
3 1 (0.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (60.75%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.05%) SQL Server 2014
3 25 (13.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (11.29%) Big Data
5 18 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (8.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 13 (6.99%) DTS
8 10 (5.38%) MySQL
9 9 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (3.23%) NoSQL
11 5 (2.69%) Relational Database
12 4 (2.15%) MongoDB
13 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.54%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 45 (24.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (17.20%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.30%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.30%) Moq
3 8 (4.30%) Subversion
4 6 (3.23%) JIRA
4 6 (3.23%) NUnit
5 5 (2.69%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (2.15%) Android Studio
7 2 (1.08%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.54%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.54%) Grunt
8 1 (0.54%) gulp
8 1 (0.54%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.54%) Selenium
8 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
General
1 52 (27.96%) Finance
2 24 (12.90%) Games
3 18 (9.68%) Legal
4 15 (8.06%) Banking
5 10 (5.38%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.76%) Electronics
6 7 (3.76%) Marketing
7 6 (3.23%) Back Office
7 6 (3.23%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.69%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.54%) Front Office
9 1 (0.54%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 154 (82.80%) Developer
2 115 (61.83%) .NET Developer
3 87 (46.77%) C# Developer
4 67 (36.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (24.73%) Software Developer
6 45 (24.19%) SQL Developer
7 40 (21.51%) WCF Developer
8 39 (20.97%) C# WCF Developer
9 38 (20.43%) Senior Developer
10 37 (19.89%) C# Software Developer
11 33 (17.74%) .NET Software Developer
12 29 (15.59%) Senior .NET Developer
13 28 (15.05%) ASP.NET Developer
14 24 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 20 (10.75%) Digital Developer
15 20 (10.75%) Senior C# Developer
16 19 (10.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 15 (8.06%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 14 (7.53%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
19 13 (6.99%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (98.39%) .NET
2 124 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 99 (53.23%) HTML
4 82 (44.09%) Web Services
5 72 (38.71%) CSS
6 64 (34.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 59 (31.72%) XML
8 56 (30.11%) WPF
9 51 (27.42%) jQuery
10 42 (22.58%) .NET Framework
11 41 (22.04%) LINQ
12 40 (21.51%) ASP.NET Web API
13 37 (19.89%) Entity Framework
14 32 (17.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 27 (14.52%) SOAP
16 25 (13.44%) Ajax
17 23 (12.37%) KnockoutJS
17 23 (12.37%) REST
18 20 (10.75%) Ninject
19 19 (10.22%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.90%) Mobile App
2 20 (10.75%) iPhone
3 11 (5.91%) User Experience
4 10 (5.38%) FMCG
4 10 (5.38%) Xbox
5 9 (4.84%) Clustering
6 8 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.76%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.69%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.69%) PMI
8 5 (2.69%) Streaming Music
9 4 (2.15%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.61%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.54%) SCADA
12 1 (0.54%) Social Media
12 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 73 (39.25%) Windows
2 29 (15.59%) Android
3 11 (5.91%) Windows 7
3 11 (5.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (5.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (5.38%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.08%) Unix
7 2 (1.08%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (46.24%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (45.16%) MVC
3 45 (24.19%) TDD
4 32 (17.20%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (15.59%) Dependency Injection
6 26 (13.98%) MVVM
6 26 (13.98%) Web Application Development
7 24 (12.90%) SDLC
8 20 (10.75%) Domain-Driven Design
9 18 (9.68%) Software Engineering
10 15 (8.06%) Scrum
10 15 (8.06%) Unit Testing
11 12 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (5.91%) Content Management
12 11 (5.91%) Multithreading
13 10 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (5.38%) E-Commerce
13 10 (5.38%) Kanban
13 10 (5.38%) Market Research
13 10 (5.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 172 (92.47%) C#
2 113 (60.75%) SQL
3 85 (45.70%) JavaScript
4 31 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 29 (15.59%) Java
5 29 (15.59%) PHP
5 29 (15.59%) VB.NET
6 14 (7.53%) VB
7 5 (2.69%) XAML
8 3 (1.61%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.08%) C++
9 2 (1.08%) Delphi
10 1 (0.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (10.75%) Degree
2 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.54%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.91%) Active Directory
1 11 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.84%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 42 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.75%) Google
3 12 (6.45%) Oracle
4 11 (5.91%) Telerik
4 11 (5.91%) VMware
5 9 (4.84%) Citrix
6 7 (3.76%) Xamarin
7 5 (2.69%) SAP
8 4 (2.15%) Sencha
9 2 (1.08%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.54%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.54%) IBM
10 1 (0.54%) Informatica
10 1 (0.54%) Kofax
10 1 (0.54%) Rockwell
10 1 (0.54%) Siemens
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Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, RG1
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40,000 - £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance, Benefits
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Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus uncapped bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Car Allowance and Benefits
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Slough
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + £5,100 car allowance + Benefits
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