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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 128 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 101 210 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.83% 3.89% 3.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.36% 11.54% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 98 197 205
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
1587 1819 1849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.73% 33.70% 35.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1490 1644
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -31 51 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Windsor - 17 £50,000 - 1
Slough -12 10 £47,500 -36.66%
Wokingham -2 7 £42,500 - 1
Bracknell -24 4 £34,500 -1.42%
Newbury -4 1 £55,000 +41.02%
Maidenhead -5 1 £72,500 +141.66%
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 217 (98.19%) C#
2 211 (95.48%) .NET
3 188 (85.07%) ASP.NET
4 171 (77.38%) SQL Server
5 147 (66.52%) MVC
6 127 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
7 119 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 107 (48.42%) JavaScript
8 107 (48.42%) HTML
9 99 (44.80%) SQL
10 86 (38.91%) jQuery
11 84 (38.01%) Microsoft
12 78 (35.29%) CSS
13 71 (32.13%) TDD
14 70 (31.67%) ASP.NET Web API
15 67 (30.32%) Windows
15 67 (30.32%) OO
16 62 (28.05%) BDD
17 58 (26.24%) Scrum
18 57 (25.79%) XML
19 56 (25.34%) Ajax
20 55 (24.89%) Web Application Development
21 53 (23.98%) WPF
21 53 (23.98%) Web Services
22 51 (23.08%) NoSQL
23 45 (20.36%) SOAP
24 44 (19.91%) C++
24 44 (19.91%) MS Excel
25 41 (18.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 40 (18.10%) HTML5

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 33 (14.93%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (9.05%) Node.js
3 15 (6.79%) IIS
4 9 (4.07%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (2.71%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.90%) CMS
7 2 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 44 (19.91%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.36%) GitHub
4 2 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.12%) HTTP
2 12 (5.43%) Internet
3 4 (1.81%) Intranet
4 1 (0.45%) Network Security
4 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.45%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (77.38%) SQL Server
2 51 (23.08%) NoSQL
3 33 (14.93%) MongoDB
4 21 (9.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.17%) MySQL
7 5 (2.26%) RavenDB
8 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.45%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (13.12%) Visual Studio
2 27 (12.22%) NUnit
2 27 (12.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (10.86%) Rhino Mocks
4 22 (9.95%) Moq
4 22 (9.95%) Git (software)
5 9 (4.07%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.07%) Subversion
6 5 (2.26%) ReSharper
7 4 (1.81%) LoadUI
7 4 (1.81%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.36%) MSBuild
8 3 (1.36%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.90%) NSubstitute
9 2 (0.90%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.90%) Selenium
9 2 (0.90%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.90%) JIRA
General
1 24 (10.86%) Finance
2 10 (4.52%) Games
3 6 (2.71%) Music Industry
4 3 (1.36%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.36%) Banking
5 2 (0.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 192 (86.88%) Developer
2 116 (52.49%) .NET Developer
3 50 (22.62%) C# Developer
4 45 (20.36%) ASP.NET Developer
5 44 (19.91%) Software Developer
6 42 (19.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 37 (16.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 35 (15.84%) Software Engineer
9 34 (15.38%) Web Developer
10 24 (10.86%) Graduate
10 24 (10.86%) Junior
10 24 (10.86%) Junior Developer
11 21 (9.50%) .NET Web Developer
12 20 (9.05%) Junior Software Developer
12 20 (9.05%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 19 (8.60%) C# Web Developer
13 19 (8.60%) Junior Software Engineer
14 14 (6.33%) Senior Developer
15 11 (4.98%) C# Software Developer
16 8 (3.62%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (95.48%) .NET
2 188 (85.07%) ASP.NET
3 119 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 107 (48.42%) HTML
5 86 (38.91%) jQuery
6 78 (35.29%) CSS
7 70 (31.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 57 (25.79%) XML
9 56 (25.34%) Ajax
10 53 (23.98%) Web Services
10 53 (23.98%) WPF
11 45 (20.36%) SOAP
12 41 (18.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 40 (18.10%) HTML5
14 38 (17.19%) .NET Framework
15 34 (15.38%) RESTful
16 33 (14.93%) RabbitMQ
16 33 (14.93%) MSMQ
17 31 (14.03%) JSON
17 31 (14.03%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.24%) Streaming Music
2 13 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.17%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.81%) Kindle
4 4 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.36%) Device Driver
5 3 (1.36%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (1.36%) Social Media
5 3 (1.36%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.36%) Physics
6 2 (0.90%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.45%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.45%) MPEG
7 1 (0.45%) W3C
7 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.45%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.45%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 67 (30.32%) Windows
2 3 (1.36%) Linux
2 3 (1.36%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (0.90%) Windows 8
3 2 (0.90%) Windows XP
3 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (66.52%) MVC
2 127 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (32.13%) TDD
4 67 (30.32%) OO
5 62 (28.05%) BDD
6 58 (26.24%) Scrum
7 55 (24.89%) Web Application Development
8 38 (17.19%) Software Engineering
9 34 (15.38%) Web Development
10 33 (14.93%) B2B
11 31 (14.03%) Multithreading
12 28 (12.67%) Kanban
13 20 (9.05%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
15 16 (7.24%) MVVM
16 15 (6.79%) CQRS
16 15 (6.79%) Workflow
16 15 (6.79%) OOD
16 15 (6.79%) Unit Testing
17 9 (4.07%) UML
Programming Languages
1 217 (98.19%) C#
2 107 (48.42%) JavaScript
3 99 (44.80%) SQL
4 44 (19.91%) C++
5 24 (10.86%) T-SQL
6 18 (8.14%) Ruby
7 14 (6.33%) C
8 6 (2.71%) Python
9 5 (2.26%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.36%) Java
11 2 (0.90%) JAQL
12 1 (0.45%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.45%) XPath
12 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.45%) PHP
12 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.45%) VBScript
12 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (15.38%) Degree
2 10 (4.52%) SC Cleared
2 10 (4.52%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.26%) VCP4
3 5 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.90%) MCTS
4 2 (0.90%) PhD
5 1 (0.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.81%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 84 (38.01%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.98%) Telerik
3 6 (2.71%) Oracle
4 5 (2.26%) Twitter
5 2 (0.90%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.90%) Open Text
6 1 (0.45%) VMware
6 1 (0.45%) Sybase
6 1 (0.45%) Kofax
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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