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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 110 89 102
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 264 344 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.29% 2.91% 2.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.21% 7.73% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 243 301 315
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
4250 4452 4864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.91% 37.65% 38.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3692 3994 4583
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in the City of London

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 616 (96.86%) C#
2 582 (91.51%) .NET
3 393 (61.79%) SQL Server
4 368 (57.86%) ASP.NET
5 294 (46.23%) Agile Software Development
6 284 (44.65%) SQL
7 267 (41.98%) MVC
8 261 (41.04%) Finance
9 244 (38.36%) WPF
10 222 (34.91%) TDD
11 221 (34.75%) Web Services
12 219 (34.43%) JavaScript
13 216 (33.96%) HTML
14 213 (33.49%) CSS
15 199 (31.29%) jQuery
16 198 (31.13%) Microsoft
17 177 (27.83%) OO
18 170 (26.73%) .NET Framework
19 167 (26.26%) ASP.NET MVC
20 166 (26.10%) SQL Server 2008
21 132 (20.75%) XML
22 128 (20.13%) Visual Studio
23 124 (19.50%) T-SQL
24 123 (19.34%) Scrum
25 108 (16.98%) Unit Testing
26 106 (16.67%) Ajax
27 104 (16.35%) HTML5
28 102 (16.04%) Banking
29 100 (15.72%) Windows
30 99 (15.57%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 62 (9.75%) SharePoint
2 37 (5.82%) BizTalk Server
2 37 (5.82%) IIS
3 27 (4.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 26 (4.09%) CMS
5 24 (3.77%) Umbraco
5 24 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
6 21 (3.30%) SharePoint Server
7 17 (2.67%) Sitecore CMS
8 16 (2.52%) NServiceBus
9 15 (2.36%) Node.js
10 11 (1.73%) Sitefinity
10 11 (1.73%) Orchard CMS
10 11 (1.73%) Magnolia
11 3 (0.47%) Adobe CQ
11 3 (0.47%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.47%) WorkSite
12 2 (0.31%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.16%) MQSeries
Applications
1 66 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.79%) MS Office
3 3 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 43 (6.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.63%) nopCommerce
3 2 (0.31%) Pivotal CRM
4 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.99%) SaaS
3 16 (2.52%) PaaS
4 14 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (1.42%) IaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.42%) Intranet
1 9 (1.42%) Internet
2 6 (0.94%) SSH
2 6 (0.94%) SSL
3 3 (0.47%) HTTP
4 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.16%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 393 (61.79%) SQL Server
2 166 (26.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 80 (12.58%) SQL Server 2005
4 71 (11.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 52 (8.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 47 (7.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 38 (5.97%) Relational Database
8 27 (4.25%) NoSQL
9 24 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (3.14%) MongoDB
11 15 (2.36%) CouchDB
11 15 (2.36%) RavenDB
12 14 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (2.20%) RDBMS
13 12 (1.89%) Neo4j
14 11 (1.73%) Big Data
14 11 (1.73%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (0.47%) MySQL
16 2 (0.31%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 128 (20.13%) Visual Studio
2 99 (15.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 57 (8.96%) NUnit
4 44 (6.92%) Subversion
5 33 (5.19%) JIRA
6 30 (4.72%) Selenium
7 25 (3.93%) SpecFlow
8 19 (2.99%) MSTest
9 17 (2.67%) Rhino Mocks
9 17 (2.67%) Moq
10 15 (2.36%) Cucumber
11 13 (2.04%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 12 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
12 12 (1.89%) Git (software)
13 11 (1.73%) WebDriver
14 10 (1.57%) MSBuild
14 10 (1.57%) ReSharper
15 9 (1.42%) Bugzilla
16 8 (1.26%) CruiseControl
17 7 (1.10%) FitNesse
General
1 261 (41.04%) Finance
2 102 (16.04%) Banking
3 61 (9.59%) Front Office
4 38 (5.97%) Advertising
5 34 (5.35%) Retail
6 20 (3.14%) Marketing
7 17 (2.67%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.10%) Law
9 5 (0.79%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.79%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.63%) Polish Language
11 3 (0.47%) Back Office
11 3 (0.47%) Legal
11 3 (0.47%) Publishing
11 3 (0.47%) Games
12 1 (0.16%) French Language
12 1 (0.16%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 513 (80.66%) Developer
2 236 (37.11%) C# Developer
3 202 (31.76%) .NET Developer
4 134 (21.07%) Senior Developer
5 101 (15.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 57 (8.96%) Senior C# Developer
7 53 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 39 (6.13%) Architect
9 34 (5.35%) Software Developer
10 32 (5.03%) Software Engineer
11 31 (4.87%) Web Developer
12 29 (4.56%) Analyst
12 29 (4.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 28 (4.40%) Lead Developer
14 26 (4.09%) BizTalk Developer
15 25 (3.93%) Technical Leader
16 23 (3.62%) WPF Developer
16 23 (3.62%) Agile C# Developer
17 22 (3.46%) SharePoint Developer
18 20 (3.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 582 (91.51%) .NET
2 368 (57.86%) ASP.NET
3 244 (38.36%) WPF
4 221 (34.75%) Web Services
5 216 (33.96%) HTML
6 213 (33.49%) CSS
7 199 (31.29%) jQuery
8 170 (26.73%) .NET Framework
9 167 (26.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 132 (20.75%) XML
11 106 (16.67%) Ajax
12 104 (16.35%) HTML5
13 92 (14.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 68 (10.69%) REST
15 66 (10.38%) ASP.NET Web API
16 61 (9.59%) LINQ
17 59 (9.28%) CSS3
17 59 (9.28%) SOAP
18 58 (9.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 46 (7.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 71 (11.16%) Computer Science
2 61 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (8.18%) Inversion of Control
4 42 (6.60%) Open Source
4 42 (6.60%) N-Tier
5 37 (5.82%) Hedge funds
6 26 (4.09%) Derivative
7 25 (3.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 21 (3.30%) Fixed Income
9 14 (2.20%) Equities
10 10 (1.57%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.10%) User Experience
12 6 (0.94%) Credit Risk
12 6 (0.94%) Market Risk
13 5 (0.79%) Mathematics
13 5 (0.79%) Social Media
14 4 (0.63%) Digital Media
15 3 (0.47%) SWIFT
15 3 (0.47%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 100 (15.72%) Windows
2 9 (1.42%) Windows 8
3 5 (0.79%) Windows Phone 7
3 5 (0.79%) Windows Phone
4 4 (0.63%) Windows Phone 8
4 4 (0.63%) Android
5 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.31%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.31%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (46.23%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (41.98%) MVC
3 222 (34.91%) TDD
4 177 (27.83%) OO
5 123 (19.34%) Scrum
6 108 (16.98%) Unit Testing
7 82 (12.89%) SOA
8 80 (12.58%) Multithreading
9 78 (12.26%) Software Engineering
10 64 (10.06%) BDD
11 63 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
12 57 (8.96%) MVVM
13 55 (8.65%) Web Development
14 54 (8.49%) OOD
15 51 (8.02%) E-Commerce
16 47 (7.39%) OOP
16 47 (7.39%) CRM
17 46 (7.23%) Mentoring
18 40 (6.29%) Workflow
19 38 (5.97%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 616 (96.86%) C#
2 284 (44.65%) SQL
3 219 (34.43%) JavaScript
4 124 (19.50%) T-SQL
5 75 (11.79%) Java
6 36 (5.66%) C++
7 31 (4.87%) XPath
8 30 (4.72%) VB
8 30 (4.72%) VB.NET
9 27 (4.25%) Ruby
10 18 (2.83%) VBA
11 17 (2.67%) Python
11 17 (2.67%) F#
12 14 (2.20%) C
13 11 (1.73%) XAML
14 10 (1.57%) PHP
15 5 (0.79%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.63%) IronPython
16 4 (0.63%) Groovy
16 4 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 90 (14.15%) Degree
2 40 (6.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.04%) MCSD
4 9 (1.42%) MCAD
4 9 (1.42%) MCTS
5 3 (0.47%) ISEB
6 2 (0.31%) MCSE
6 2 (0.31%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.31%) MBA
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.09%) QA
2 4 (0.63%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.31%) Basel III
3 2 (0.31%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.16%) Section 508
System Software
1 5 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.16%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) Control-M
1 1 (0.16%) StatsD
Vendors
1 198 (31.13%) Microsoft
2 23 (3.62%) Oracle
2 23 (3.62%) Sitecore
3 16 (2.52%) EPiServer
4 11 (1.73%) Twitter
5 9 (1.42%) Telerik
6 8 (1.26%) CODA
7 7 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.10%) DevExpress
8 5 (0.79%) TIBCO
8 5 (0.79%) Adobe
9 4 (0.63%) Endeca
10 3 (0.47%) DataSynapse
10 3 (0.47%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.31%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.31%) SAP
11 2 (0.31%) Siebel
11 2 (0.31%) Google
11 2 (0.31%) Infragistics
12 1 (0.16%) Teradata
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £55001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £750000000 - £850000000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare & more
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago