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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 21 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.30% 4.00% 9.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.00% 7.45% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 29
Average salary £53,750 - £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
25 161 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.74% 53.67% 36.74%
Number of salaries quoted 21 118 110
Average salary £60,000 £90,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £78,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £100,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) SQLite
2 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) OpenVPN
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Assembla
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Compact Framework
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Equities
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ZigBee
1 1 (50.00%) OpenVPN
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) 802.15
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Compact Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Equities
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Assembla