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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 126 82 89
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 206 396 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.05% 3.07% 3.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.99% 8.12% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 186 333 283
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,750 £75,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3441 4874 4556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.19% 37.83% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2986 4196 4000
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 3 June 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 3 June 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.

1 406 (91.65%) C#
2 381 (86.00%) .NET
3 249 (56.21%) SQL Server
4 245 (55.30%) MVC
5 223 (50.34%) SQL
6 213 (48.08%) ASP.NET
7 194 (43.79%) Finance
8 193 (43.57%) Agile Software Development
9 182 (41.08%) TDD
10 173 (39.05%) JavaScript
11 172 (38.83%) HTML
12 151 (34.09%) WPF
13 137 (30.93%) ASP.NET MVC
14 132 (29.80%) .NET Framework
15 125 (28.22%) CSS
16 119 (26.86%) Web Services
17 98 (22.12%) Entity Framework
18 97 (21.90%) jQuery
19 92 (20.77%) SQL Server 2008
19 92 (20.77%) XML
20 90 (20.32%) OO
20 90 (20.32%) HTML5
21 82 (18.51%) Team Foundation Server
22 81 (18.28%) AngularJS
23 80 (18.06%) Scrum
24 78 (17.61%) Microsoft
25 75 (16.93%) T-SQL
26 73 (16.48%) Banking
27 65 (14.67%) BDD
28 62 (14.00%) Multithreading

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 39 (8.80%) BizTalk Server
2 22 (4.97%) IIS
3 20 (4.51%) SharePoint
4 12 (2.71%) CMS
4 12 (2.71%) Umbraco
5 11 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.35%) Node.js
6 6 (1.35%) NServiceBus
7 4 (0.90%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.68%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.23%) Kentico
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 29 (6.55%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.71%) MS Office
3 11 (2.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.23%) GitHub
3 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.90%) Intranet
2 3 (0.68%) SSH
2 3 (0.68%) SSL
3 2 (0.45%) HTTP
3 2 (0.45%) Internet
4 1 (0.23%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (56.21%) SQL Server
2 92 (20.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 61 (13.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 48 (10.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 40 (9.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 38 (8.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (4.74%) Relational Database
8 15 (3.39%) NoSQL
8 15 (3.39%) MongoDB
8 15 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (2.26%) RDBMS
10 9 (2.03%) MySQL
11 5 (1.13%) Redis
11 5 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.68%) RavenDB
12 3 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.45%) QlikView
13 2 (0.45%) Event Store
13 2 (0.45%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 82 (18.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 56 (12.64%) Visual Studio
3 22 (4.97%) NUnit
4 18 (4.06%) Moq
4 18 (4.06%) TeamCity
5 16 (3.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 16 (3.61%) Rhino Mocks
6 14 (3.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 11 (2.48%) MSBuild
7 11 (2.48%) Jenkins
8 9 (2.03%) CruiseControl
9 8 (1.81%) Subversion
10 6 (1.35%) Log4Net
11 5 (1.13%) NuGet
12 4 (0.90%) SpecFlow
12 4 (0.90%) Jasmine
12 4 (0.90%) Git (software)
13 3 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (0.68%) JIRA
13 3 (0.68%) ClearQuest
General
1 194 (43.79%) Finance
2 73 (16.48%) Banking
3 41 (9.26%) Front Office
4 25 (5.64%) Investment Banking
5 22 (4.97%) Telecoms
6 18 (4.06%) Retail
7 17 (3.84%) Games
8 16 (3.61%) Publishing
9 13 (2.93%) Back Office
10 6 (1.35%) Legal
11 5 (1.13%) Marketing
12 3 (0.68%) International Banking
12 3 (0.68%) Advertising
13 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.23%) Electronics
14 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 394 (88.94%) Developer
2 171 (38.60%) .NET Developer
2 171 (38.60%) C# Developer
3 108 (24.38%) Senior Developer
4 77 (17.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 56 (12.64%) Senior .NET Developer
6 48 (10.84%) Senior C# Developer
7 41 (9.26%) Software Developer
8 29 (6.55%) BizTalk Developer
9 28 (6.32%) ASP.NET Developer
10 27 (6.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (3.84%) Web Developer
12 16 (3.61%) Architect
13 15 (3.39%) Senior BizTalk Developer
13 15 (3.39%) Programmer
14 14 (3.16%) Lead Developer
14 14 (3.16%) AWS Developer
15 12 (2.71%) Front-End Developer
16 11 (2.48%) Junior Developer
16 11 (2.48%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 381 (86.00%) .NET
2 213 (48.08%) ASP.NET
3 172 (38.83%) HTML
4 151 (34.09%) WPF
5 137 (30.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 132 (29.80%) .NET Framework
7 125 (28.22%) CSS
8 119 (26.86%) Web Services
9 98 (22.12%) Entity Framework
10 97 (21.90%) jQuery
11 92 (20.77%) XML
12 90 (20.32%) HTML5
13 81 (18.28%) AngularJS
14 45 (10.16%) ASP.NET Web API
15 44 (9.93%) Ajax
16 43 (9.71%) WinForms
16 43 (9.71%) REST
17 41 (9.26%) LINQ
18 39 (8.80%) JSON
18 39 (8.80%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.55%) Computer Science
2 26 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (5.42%) Equities
4 22 (4.97%) Fixed Income
5 19 (4.29%) N-Tier
5 19 (4.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 18 (4.06%) Derivative
7 15 (3.39%) Kindle
7 15 (3.39%) User Experience
8 14 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (2.71%) Hedge funds
10 11 (2.48%) Mathematics
10 11 (2.48%) Inversion of Control
11 6 (1.35%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.13%) Social Media
13 4 (0.90%) RIA
14 3 (0.68%) Online Gambling
14 3 (0.68%) Spread Betting
14 3 (0.68%) Client/Server
15 2 (0.45%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 46 (10.38%) Windows
2 9 (2.03%) Android
3 7 (1.58%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.23%) Windows CE
4 1 (0.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (55.30%) MVC
2 193 (43.57%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (41.08%) TDD
4 90 (20.32%) OO
5 80 (18.06%) Scrum
6 65 (14.67%) BDD
7 62 (14.00%) Multithreading
8 55 (12.42%) SOA
9 54 (12.19%) SDLC
10 39 (8.80%) OOD
11 37 (8.35%) Unit Testing
12 36 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (7.00%) OOP
14 30 (6.77%) Data Analysis
15 27 (6.09%) Web Development
16 25 (5.64%) Test Automation
17 24 (5.42%) UML
18 22 (4.97%) Mentoring
19 19 (4.29%) Workflow
20 18 (4.06%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 406 (91.65%) C#
2 223 (50.34%) SQL
3 173 (39.05%) JavaScript
4 75 (16.93%) T-SQL
5 15 (3.39%) VB.NET
6 12 (2.71%) Java
6 12 (2.71%) C++
7 7 (1.58%) PowerShell
7 7 (1.58%) PHP
8 5 (1.13%) F#
8 5 (1.13%) Ruby
9 4 (0.90%) Python
10 3 (0.68%) TypeScript
10 3 (0.68%) C
11 2 (0.45%) VB
12 1 (0.23%) Scala
12 1 (0.23%) R
12 1 (0.23%) XPath
12 1 (0.23%) XAML
12 1 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (12.19%) Degree
2 9 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.68%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.45%) MCP
4 2 (0.45%) MCSD
4 2 (0.45%) ISEB
4 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (0.23%) MCPD
5 1 (0.23%) MCTS
5 1 (0.23%) MCITP
5 1 (0.23%) MBA
5 1 (0.23%) MCSE
5 1 (0.23%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.23%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.55%) QA
2 15 (3.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 78 (17.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (2.93%) TIBCO
3 8 (1.81%) Nintex
4 7 (1.58%) Business Objects
4 7 (1.58%) Oracle
5 6 (1.35%) IBM
5 6 (1.35%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.13%) Tableau
7 4 (0.90%) WorldPay
8 3 (0.68%) Google
9 2 (0.45%) Infragistics
9 2 (0.45%) Telerik
9 2 (0.45%) Solace
9 2 (0.45%) Sencha
10 1 (0.23%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.23%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.23%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.23%) New Relic
10 1 (0.23%) Informatica
10 1 (0.23%) Sony
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 42 minutes ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Car, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago