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 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 66 42 68
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +26
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.72% 4.37% 2.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.47% 20.22% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 11
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
162 89 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 29.08% 21.60% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 110 71 88
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 February 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Ajax
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
5 3 (42.86%) HTML5
5 3 (42.86%) Web Development
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) NUnit
5 3 (42.86%) User Stories
5 3 (42.86%) Dapper ORM
6 2 (28.57%) JAQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) CTI
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) NUnit
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
1 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Mid-Level C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) Ajax
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (42.86%) HTML5
5 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (42.86%) Dapper ORM
6 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (28.57%) JSON
6 2 (28.57%) WPF
6 2 (28.57%) LINQ
7 1 (14.29%) SOAP
7 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
1 3 (42.86%) User Stories
2 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) JAQL
5 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCTS
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) VCP4
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft