The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 72 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.72% 0.36% 2.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.55% 1.46% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 10
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
WCF
Berkshire

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 Bracknell region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
88 137 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 15.91% 24.91% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 55 119 121
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

WCF
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Bracknell region.

WCF Salary Trend in Bracknell

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) TDD
1 18 (100.00%) NUnit
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (66.67%) Scrum
2 12 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
2 12 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
2 12 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 10 (55.56%) Unity DI Container
3 10 (55.56%) Ninject
3 10 (55.56%) MVVM
3 10 (55.56%) Moq
3 10 (55.56%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (55.56%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (55.56%) MSTest
3 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (55.56%) Kanban
3 10 (55.56%) Spring.NET
3 10 (55.56%) WinForms
3 10 (55.56%) WPF
3 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) Ajax

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) NUnit
2 12 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (55.56%) Moq
3 10 (55.56%) MSTest
4 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (94.44%) .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
2 12 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
2 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 10 (55.56%) Unity DI Container
3 10 (55.56%) Ninject
3 10 (55.56%) Spring.NET
3 10 (55.56%) WinForms
3 10 (55.56%) WPF
4 8 (44.44%) Ajax
5 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 6 (33.33%) CSS
5 6 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (33.33%) jQuery
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 6 (33.33%) Dapper ORM
5 6 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (11.11%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) TDD
2 12 (66.67%) Scrum
2 12 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 10 (55.56%) MVVM
3 10 (55.56%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (55.56%) Kanban
4 6 (33.33%) Web Development
4 6 (33.33%) User Stories
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MCTS
1 2 (11.11%) MCP
1 2 (11.11%) MCAD
1 2 (11.11%) MCSD
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle