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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 63 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 11 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.08% 0.99% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.66% 3.97% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 5
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
127 126 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 24.01% 24.95% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 94 123 113
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
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 29 August 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 26 (83.87%) MVC
2 26 (83.87%) TDD
2 26 (83.87%) NUnit
3 25 (80.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (61.29%) Scrum
4 19 (61.29%) Rhino Mocks
4 19 (61.29%) Castle Windsor
4 19 (61.29%) Razor View Engine
4 19 (61.29%) Web Application Development
4 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 16 (51.61%) Ajax
6 15 (48.39%) WinForms
7 14 (45.16%) Windows
8 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
8 11 (35.48%) Web Development
8 11 (35.48%) WPF
9 10 (32.26%) NHibernate
9 10 (32.26%) Subversion
9 10 (32.26%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (32.26%) Inversion of Control
9 10 (32.26%) MSTest
9 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (32.26%) Kanban
9 10 (32.26%) Spring.NET
9 10 (32.26%) Unity DI Container
9 10 (32.26%) MVVM

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (19.35%) MySQL
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (83.87%) NUnit
2 19 (61.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (32.26%) Moq
3 10 (32.26%) MSTest
3 10 (32.26%) Subversion
4 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
4 6 (19.35%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.23%) NCover
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (29.03%) Games
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (80.65%) .NET Developer
3 6 (19.35%) C# Developer
3 6 (19.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (19.35%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Programmer
5 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 25 (80.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (61.29%) Castle Windsor
3 19 (61.29%) Razor View Engine
3 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 16 (51.61%) Ajax
5 15 (48.39%) WinForms
6 11 (35.48%) WPF
7 10 (32.26%) NHibernate
7 10 (32.26%) Spring.NET
7 10 (32.26%) Ninject
7 10 (32.26%) Unity DI Container
8 9 (29.03%) LINQ
8 9 (29.03%) MonoRail
9 6 (19.35%) jQuery
9 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
9 6 (19.35%) CSS
9 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 6 (19.35%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) MVC
1 26 (83.87%) TDD
2 19 (61.29%) Scrum
2 19 (61.29%) Web Application Development
3 11 (35.48%) Web Development
4 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (32.26%) Kanban
4 10 (32.26%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (32.26%) MVVM
5 9 (29.03%) E-Commerce
6 6 (19.35%) User Stories
7 1 (3.23%) UML
7 1 (3.23%) ETL
7 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.23%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) VB
3 4 (12.90%) VBScript
4 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.23%) VB6
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) MCP
1 9 (29.03%) MCAD
1 9 (29.03%) MCSD
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (29.03%) MCTS
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Informatica