The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 113 85 62
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -23
Permanent jobs citing WCF 235 354 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.26% 3.16% 4.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.99% 8.42% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 218 302 392
Average salary £60,000 £57,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,750 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3360 4205 4376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.30% 37.59% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2926 3602 3948
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WCF
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

WCF Salary Trend in the City of London

WCF
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in the City of London

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 493 (91.81%) C#
2 487 (90.69%) .NET
3 294 (54.75%) ASP.NET
4 290 (54.00%) SQL Server
5 280 (52.14%) MVC
6 247 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
7 232 (43.20%) SQL
8 226 (42.09%) Finance
9 219 (40.78%) HTML
10 217 (40.41%) TDD
11 212 (39.48%) JavaScript
12 172 (32.03%) WPF
13 169 (31.47%) ASP.NET MVC
14 164 (30.54%) OO
15 154 (28.68%) Web Services
16 148 (27.56%) Scrum
16 148 (27.56%) .NET Framework
17 144 (26.82%) CSS
18 131 (24.39%) jQuery
19 123 (22.91%) HTML5
20 122 (22.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 111 (20.67%) SQL Server 2008
22 109 (20.30%) XML
23 101 (18.81%) Team Foundation Server
24 98 (18.25%) Microsoft
25 95 (17.69%) Banking
26 92 (17.13%) AngularJS
27 91 (16.95%) BDD
28 78 (14.53%) SOA
29 73 (13.59%) T-SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 53 (9.87%) BizTalk Server
2 29 (5.40%) SharePoint
3 21 (3.91%) IIS
4 18 (3.35%) CMS
5 17 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (2.79%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (0.74%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.56%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.37%) TIBCO EMS
10 2 (0.37%) Node.js
11 1 (0.19%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.19%) Orchard CMS
11 1 (0.19%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.19%) Magnolia
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 49 (9.12%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.49%) MS Visio
2 8 (1.49%) MS Office
3 2 (0.37%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.19%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.19%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.30%) PaaS
2 7 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.37%) IaaS
5 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.56%) HTTP
2 2 (0.37%) SMTP
2 2 (0.37%) Intranet
3 1 (0.19%) Firewall
3 1 (0.19%) SSH
3 1 (0.19%) MVNO
3 1 (0.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 290 (54.00%) SQL Server
2 111 (20.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 58 (10.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 52 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 45 (8.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 42 (7.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (3.91%) NoSQL
7 21 (3.91%) Relational Database
8 14 (2.61%) MongoDB
9 13 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.49%) MySQL
12 7 (1.30%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.12%) Big Data
14 5 (0.93%) Redis
14 5 (0.93%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.74%) RavenDB
15 4 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (0.74%) QlikView
16 3 (0.56%) DTS
Development Applications
1 101 (18.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (9.68%) Visual Studio
3 26 (4.84%) TeamCity
4 24 (4.47%) NUnit
5 21 (3.91%) Subversion
6 18 (3.35%) MSBuild
7 15 (2.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 14 (2.61%) CruiseControl
8 14 (2.61%) Moq
9 12 (2.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 12 (2.23%) JIRA
10 11 (2.05%) SpecFlow
11 10 (1.86%) Git (software)
11 10 (1.86%) Jenkins
12 9 (1.68%) Log4Net
13 7 (1.30%) Selenium
14 6 (1.12%) ReSharper
15 5 (0.93%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 5 (0.93%) NuGet
16 4 (0.74%) Cucumber
General
1 226 (42.09%) Finance
2 95 (17.69%) Banking
3 44 (8.19%) Investment Banking
4 32 (5.96%) Front Office
5 29 (5.40%) Legal
6 27 (5.03%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.61%) Retail
8 13 (2.42%) Publishing
9 12 (2.23%) Games
10 11 (2.05%) Back Office
11 10 (1.86%) Advertising
11 10 (1.86%) Marketing
12 4 (0.74%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.56%) International Banking
14 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 460 (85.66%) Developer
2 208 (38.73%) C# Developer
3 180 (33.52%) .NET Developer
4 122 (22.72%) Senior Developer
5 92 (17.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 77 (14.34%) Senior .NET Developer
7 48 (8.94%) Software Developer
8 42 (7.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 35 (6.52%) Senior C# Developer
10 30 (5.59%) Architect
11 28 (5.21%) BizTalk Developer
12 27 (5.03%) ASP.NET Developer
13 25 (4.66%) Web Developer
13 25 (4.66%) AWS Developer
14 22 (4.10%) Programmer
15 21 (3.91%) Lead Developer
16 17 (3.17%) Software Engineer
17 13 (2.42%) Junior
17 13 (2.42%) Applications Developer
17 13 (2.42%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 487 (90.69%) .NET
2 294 (54.75%) ASP.NET
3 219 (40.78%) HTML
4 172 (32.03%) WPF
5 169 (31.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 154 (28.68%) Web Services
7 148 (27.56%) .NET Framework
8 144 (26.82%) CSS
9 131 (24.39%) jQuery
10 123 (22.91%) HTML5
11 122 (22.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 109 (20.30%) XML
13 92 (17.13%) AngularJS
14 61 (11.36%) Ajax
15 57 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web API
16 54 (10.06%) REST
17 47 (8.75%) LINQ
18 43 (8.01%) CSS3
19 40 (7.45%) WinForms
19 40 (7.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.89%) Computer Science
2 32 (5.96%) Inversion of Control
3 30 (5.59%) N-Tier
4 23 (4.28%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.61%) Mathematics
7 13 (2.42%) Open Source
7 13 (2.42%) Hedge funds
7 13 (2.42%) Kindle
8 12 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (2.05%) Fixed Income
9 11 (2.05%) Mobile App
9 11 (2.05%) User Experience
10 8 (1.49%) Equities
11 7 (1.30%) Derivative
11 7 (1.30%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.12%) Social Media
13 5 (0.93%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.74%) Data Extraction
14 4 (0.74%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 69 (12.85%) Windows
2 12 (2.23%) Android
3 10 (1.86%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.56%) Windows 8
4 3 (0.56%) Windows Phone 8
4 3 (0.56%) Windows Phone
4 3 (0.56%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (0.19%) Linux
5 1 (0.19%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (52.14%) MVC
2 247 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
3 217 (40.41%) TDD
4 164 (30.54%) OO
5 148 (27.56%) Scrum
6 91 (16.95%) BDD
7 78 (14.53%) SOA
8 67 (12.48%) OOD
9 66 (12.29%) Multithreading
10 61 (11.36%) Unit Testing
11 57 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
12 44 (8.19%) OOP
13 41 (7.64%) Data Analysis
14 39 (7.26%) Data Management
15 35 (6.52%) Software Engineering
16 34 (6.33%) Web Development
17 33 (6.15%) Test Automation
18 28 (5.21%) Mentoring
19 27 (5.03%) MVVM
20 23 (4.28%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 493 (91.81%) C#
2 232 (43.20%) SQL
3 212 (39.48%) JavaScript
4 73 (13.59%) T-SQL
5 21 (3.91%) C++
6 17 (3.17%) Java
7 16 (2.98%) VB.NET
8 11 (2.05%) XPath
8 11 (2.05%) PHP
9 10 (1.86%) Ruby
10 7 (1.30%) VBA
10 7 (1.30%) Python
11 6 (1.12%) VB
12 3 (0.56%) XAML
13 2 (0.37%) F#
13 2 (0.37%) C
14 1 (0.19%) VBScript
14 1 (0.19%) Scala
14 1 (0.19%) R
14 1 (0.19%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 59 (10.99%) Degree
2 7 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.37%) ISEB
4 2 (0.37%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.19%) MCPD
5 1 (0.19%) MBA
5 1 (0.19%) MCTS
5 1 (0.19%) MCP
5 1 (0.19%) MCAD
5 1 (0.19%) MCSD
5 1 (0.19%) MCSE
5 1 (0.19%) PhD
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.82%) QA
2 13 (2.42%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.56%) SLA
4 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.19%) Firmware
2 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 98 (18.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (2.42%) Sitecore
3 9 (1.68%) Oracle
4 8 (1.49%) TIBCO
5 7 (1.30%) Nintex
6 6 (1.12%) IBM
7 4 (0.74%) Telerik
7 4 (0.74%) Twitter
8 3 (0.56%) Business Objects
8 3 (0.56%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.56%) Sony
9 2 (0.37%) Ektron
9 2 (0.37%) Google
10 1 (0.19%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.19%) Cognos
10 1 (0.19%) Tableau
10 1 (0.19%) Perforce
10 1 (0.19%) VMware
10 1 (0.19%) Teradata
10 1 (0.19%) Reuters
City, London
Gravitas Recruitment Group Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum +bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £excellent salary
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Pension / Healthcare / bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25886.98 - £33283.26 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + bonus, benefits, training
Posted: 4 days ago