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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 129 71 76
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 97 190 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.73% 3.24% 3.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.90% 10.60% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 89 183 189
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
1645 1793 1762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.41% 30.56% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1412 1526 1565
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -37 43 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Windsor -2 19 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Slough +5 10 £55,000 - 3
Newbury +8 8 £52,000 +33.33% 1
Bracknell -9 8 £90,000 +157.14%
Wokingham 0 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Maidenhead -10 1 £72,500 +107.14%
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 205 (99.03%) C#
2 198 (95.65%) .NET
3 175 (84.54%) ASP.NET
4 167 (80.68%) SQL Server
5 132 (63.77%) MVC
6 112 (54.11%) JavaScript
7 110 (53.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 108 (52.17%) SQL
9 106 (51.21%) HTML
10 105 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
11 87 (42.03%) Microsoft
12 85 (41.06%) jQuery
13 84 (40.58%) CSS
14 68 (32.85%) Windows
15 65 (31.40%) OO
16 62 (29.95%) Web Services
17 61 (29.47%) XML
18 59 (28.50%) ASP.NET Web API
19 58 (28.02%) Ajax
20 53 (25.60%) TDD
21 50 (24.15%) SOAP
22 48 (23.19%) MS Excel
23 46 (22.22%) WPF
24 45 (21.74%) NoSQL
25 44 (21.26%) BDD
25 44 (21.26%) Software Engineering
25 44 (21.26%) Degree
25 44 (21.26%) Scrum
26 42 (20.29%) HTML5
27 41 (19.81%) Web Application Development

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 32 (15.46%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (7.25%) Node.js
3 9 (4.35%) IIS
4 5 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.42%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 48 (23.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.48%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.48%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.45%) GitHub
4 2 (0.97%) SaaS
5 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (13.53%) HTTP
2 4 (1.93%) Internet
3 2 (0.97%) Intranet
4 1 (0.48%) Network Security
4 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.48%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (80.68%) SQL Server
2 45 (21.74%) NoSQL
3 32 (15.46%) MongoDB
4 25 (12.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (7.73%) MySQL
6 12 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (4.35%) RavenDB
8 8 (3.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (10.63%) Visual Studio
2 19 (9.18%) NUnit
3 18 (8.70%) Rhino Mocks
4 17 (8.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (7.73%) Git (software)
5 16 (7.73%) Moq
6 9 (4.35%) SoapUI
6 9 (4.35%) LoadUI
7 7 (3.38%) WebDriver
8 6 (2.90%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.90%) ReSharper
9 5 (2.42%) Subversion
10 4 (1.93%) Selenium
11 3 (1.45%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.97%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.97%) NSubstitute
13 1 (0.48%) Grunt
General
1 30 (14.49%) Finance
2 4 (1.93%) Games
2 4 (1.93%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.45%) Banking
4 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 178 (85.99%) Developer
2 103 (49.76%) .NET Developer
3 51 (24.64%) C# Developer
4 47 (22.71%) Software Developer
5 45 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 41 (19.81%) ASP.NET Developer
7 39 (18.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 36 (17.39%) Software Engineer
9 30 (14.49%) Web Developer
10 24 (11.59%) Graduate
11 20 (9.66%) Junior
11 20 (9.66%) Senior Developer
11 20 (9.66%) Junior Developer
11 20 (9.66%) C# Web Developer
12 18 (8.70%) .NET Web Developer
13 17 (8.21%) Junior Software Developer
13 17 (8.21%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 16 (7.73%) Junior Software Engineer
15 13 (6.28%) Senior .NET Developer
16 12 (5.80%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (95.65%) .NET
2 175 (84.54%) ASP.NET
3 110 (53.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 106 (51.21%) HTML
5 85 (41.06%) jQuery
6 84 (40.58%) CSS
7 62 (29.95%) Web Services
8 61 (29.47%) XML
9 59 (28.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 58 (28.02%) Ajax
11 50 (24.15%) SOAP
12 46 (22.22%) WPF
13 42 (20.29%) HTML5
14 39 (18.84%) AngularJS
15 36 (17.39%) Entity Framework
16 32 (15.46%) .NET Framework
16 32 (15.46%) JSON
16 32 (15.46%) MSMQ
16 32 (15.46%) RabbitMQ
17 28 (13.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.73%) Streaming Music
2 13 (6.28%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (5.80%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.90%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.45%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.45%) Physics
6 3 (1.45%) Social Media
6 3 (1.45%) Device Driver
7 2 (0.97%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.97%) User Experience
7 2 (0.97%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.48%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.48%) MPEG
8 1 (0.48%) GIS
8 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.48%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 68 (32.85%) Windows
2 7 (3.38%) Linux
3 3 (1.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (63.77%) MVC
2 105 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (31.40%) OO
4 53 (25.60%) TDD
5 44 (21.26%) Scrum
5 44 (21.26%) Software Engineering
5 44 (21.26%) BDD
6 41 (19.81%) Web Application Development
7 32 (15.46%) B2B
8 30 (14.49%) Multithreading
9 28 (13.53%) Web Development
10 20 (9.66%) Kanban
10 20 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (7.73%) Workflow
11 16 (7.73%) MVVM
12 14 (6.76%) Unit Testing
13 13 (6.28%) Domain-Driven Design
13 13 (6.28%) CQRS
14 12 (5.80%) OOD
15 8 (3.86%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 205 (99.03%) C#
2 112 (54.11%) JavaScript
3 108 (52.17%) SQL
4 37 (17.87%) T-SQL
4 37 (17.87%) C++
5 12 (5.80%) Ruby
5 12 (5.80%) C
6 9 (4.35%) TypeScript
7 7 (3.38%) Java
8 6 (2.90%) PHP
8 6 (2.90%) JAQL
9 5 (2.42%) Python
10 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.48%) XPath
10 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.48%) VBScript
10 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (21.26%) Degree
2 8 (3.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.90%) MCTS
3 6 (2.90%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 87 (42.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.35%) Twitter
3 7 (3.38%) Telerik
4 4 (1.93%) Oracle
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco
5 1 (0.48%) Avaya
5 1 (0.48%) Splunk
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Posted: Yesterday
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