The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 18 25 38
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 7 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.74% 2.06% 3.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.92% 7.69% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £53,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
WCF
London

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 Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
26 26 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 21.31% 26.80% 52.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 117
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £78,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £120,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

WCF
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

WCF Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

WCF
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 9 (100.00%) Validation
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
1 9 (100.00%) WPF
1 9 (100.00%) KDB
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) KDB
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
1 9 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 9 (100.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle