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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 143 132 84
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -48
Permanent jobs citing WCF 75 93 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.69% 1.86% 2.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.40% 6.55% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 69 82 148
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £60,750
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
1389 1420 1655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.27% 28.38% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 1201 1392
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
(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 -3 34 £42,500 -5.55%
Wokingham - 14 £55,000 -
Bracknell -5 8 £35,000 -61.11% 1
Slough -3 5 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Windsor +3 2 £57,500 +4.54%
Maidenhead - 1 £75,000 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 177 (99.44%) .NET
2 164 (92.13%) C#
3 115 (64.61%) ASP.NET
4 114 (64.04%) SQL
5 112 (62.92%) SQL Server
6 95 (53.37%) HTML
7 84 (47.19%) JavaScript
8 82 (46.07%) MVC
9 78 (43.82%) Web Services
10 76 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
11 67 (37.64%) Windows
12 64 (35.96%) XML
13 63 (35.39%) CSS
14 62 (34.83%) ASP.NET MVC
15 55 (30.90%) WPF
16 52 (29.21%) Finance
17 48 (26.97%) TDD
17 48 (26.97%) jQuery
18 44 (24.72%) .NET Framework
19 43 (24.16%) Team Foundation Server
19 43 (24.16%) Microsoft
20 38 (21.35%) LINQ
21 36 (20.22%) Entity Framework
22 35 (19.66%) ASP.NET Web API
22 35 (19.66%) PHP
23 34 (19.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
24 32 (17.98%) Business Intelligence
25 31 (17.42%) VB.NET
25 31 (17.42%) Node.js
25 31 (17.42%) KnockoutJS

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 31 (17.42%) Node.js
2 16 (8.99%) IIS
3 11 (6.18%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.93%) CMS
5 5 (2.81%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (8.43%) MS Office
2 9 (5.06%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.56%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.80%) Google Play
2 16 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.69%) SaaS
5 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.18%) Internet
1 11 (6.18%) Intranet
2 5 (2.81%) HTTP
3 1 (0.56%) NAS
3 1 (0.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (62.92%) SQL Server
2 30 (16.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 28 (15.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (11.24%) Big Data
5 17 (9.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (8.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 16 (8.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (7.87%) DTS
8 10 (5.62%) NoSQL
8 10 (5.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (3.93%) MySQL
11 4 (2.25%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (24.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (15.17%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.49%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.93%) Subversion
5 5 (2.81%) Moq
6 4 (2.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.69%) NUnit
8 2 (1.12%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (1.12%) Selenium
9 1 (0.56%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.56%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.56%) JIRA
9 1 (0.56%) ReSharper
General
1 52 (29.21%) Finance
2 25 (14.04%) Games
3 20 (11.24%) Legal
4 16 (8.99%) Banking
5 9 (5.06%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.93%) Electronics
6 7 (3.93%) Marketing
7 6 (3.37%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.81%) Music Industry
8 5 (2.81%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.56%) Advertising
9 1 (0.56%) Back Office
9 1 (0.56%) Front Office
9 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 153 (85.96%) Developer
2 117 (65.73%) .NET Developer
3 88 (49.44%) C# Developer
4 67 (37.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (25.28%) Software Developer
5 45 (25.28%) SQL Developer
6 42 (23.60%) C# WCF Developer
6 42 (23.60%) WCF Developer
7 40 (22.47%) C# Software Developer
8 36 (20.22%) .NET Software Developer
9 27 (15.17%) Senior Developer
10 22 (12.36%) ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (12.36%) Senior .NET Developer
11 21 (11.80%) Digital Developer
12 18 (10.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 17 (9.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 17 (9.55%) Senior C# Developer
14 13 (7.30%) Applications Developer
14 13 (7.30%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 10 (5.62%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (99.44%) .NET
2 115 (64.61%) ASP.NET
3 95 (53.37%) HTML
4 78 (43.82%) Web Services
5 64 (35.96%) XML
6 63 (35.39%) CSS
7 62 (34.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 55 (30.90%) WPF
9 48 (26.97%) jQuery
10 44 (24.72%) .NET Framework
11 38 (21.35%) LINQ
12 36 (20.22%) Entity Framework
13 35 (19.66%) ASP.NET Web API
14 34 (19.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 31 (17.42%) KnockoutJS
16 22 (12.36%) SOAP
17 21 (11.80%) Ninject
18 18 (10.11%) Ajax
18 18 (10.11%) REST
19 15 (8.43%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.80%) iPhone
1 21 (11.80%) Mobile App
2 10 (5.62%) FMCG
2 10 (5.62%) Xbox
3 9 (5.06%) Clustering
3 9 (5.06%) N-Tier
4 8 (4.49%) PMI
5 7 (3.93%) User Experience
6 5 (2.81%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.25%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.25%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.12%) Streaming Music
9 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.56%) SCADA
9 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 67 (37.64%) Windows
2 26 (14.61%) Android
3 11 (6.18%) Windows 7
3 11 (6.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (6.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (5.62%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.81%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.12%) Unix
7 2 (1.12%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (46.07%) MVC
2 76 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (26.97%) TDD
4 32 (17.98%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (16.85%) Dependency Injection
6 28 (15.73%) Web Application Development
7 24 (13.48%) SDLC
8 21 (11.80%) Domain-Driven Design
9 20 (11.24%) MVVM
10 16 (8.99%) Software Engineering
11 12 (6.74%) SOA
12 11 (6.18%) Content Management
13 10 (5.62%) BDD
13 10 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (5.62%) E-Commerce
13 10 (5.62%) Market Research
13 10 (5.62%) Multithreading
13 10 (5.62%) Unit Testing
14 9 (5.06%) Automated Testing
14 9 (5.06%) OO
Programming Languages
1 164 (92.13%) C#
2 114 (64.04%) SQL
3 84 (47.19%) JavaScript
4 35 (19.66%) PHP
5 31 (17.42%) VB.NET
6 30 (16.85%) T-SQL
7 28 (15.73%) Java
8 15 (8.43%) VB
9 9 (5.06%) PowerShell
10 6 (3.37%) Ruby
11 5 (2.81%) XAML
12 1 (0.56%) C++
12 1 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (8.99%) Degree
2 9 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.93%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.18%) Active Directory
1 11 (6.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.06%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 43 (24.16%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.80%) Google
3 15 (8.43%) Telerik
4 11 (6.18%) VMware
5 9 (5.06%) Citrix
5 9 (5.06%) Oracle
6 6 (3.37%) Xamarin
7 5 (2.81%) SAP
8 4 (2.25%) DevExpress
9 3 (1.69%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.12%) IBM
11 1 (0.56%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.56%) Informatica
11 1 (0.56%) Kofax
11 1 (0.56%) Rockwell
11 1 (0.56%) Siemens
11 1 (0.56%) TOWER Software
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