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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 123 82 74
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 221 399 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.12% 3.16% 3.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.32% 8.49% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 199 334 363
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
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
3496 4699 4602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 33.47% 37.24% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3014 4069 4074
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £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 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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.

1 441 (92.45%) C#
2 419 (87.84%) .NET
3 258 (54.09%) SQL Server
3 258 (54.09%) MVC
4 237 (49.69%) ASP.NET
5 224 (46.96%) SQL
6 209 (43.82%) Agile Software Development
7 206 (43.19%) Finance
8 193 (40.46%) TDD
9 184 (38.57%) HTML
10 182 (38.16%) JavaScript
11 150 (31.45%) WPF
12 149 (31.24%) ASP.NET MVC
13 138 (28.93%) .NET Framework
14 125 (26.21%) CSS
15 120 (25.16%) Web Services
16 115 (24.11%) OO
17 109 (22.85%) Entity Framework
18 102 (21.38%) jQuery
19 99 (20.75%) HTML5
20 97 (20.34%) Scrum
21 92 (19.29%) XML
22 91 (19.08%) Team Foundation Server
23 90 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
24 85 (17.82%) AngularJS
24 85 (17.82%) Microsoft
25 83 (17.40%) Banking
26 80 (16.77%) BDD
27 70 (14.68%) T-SQL
28 65 (13.63%) Multithreading

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 49 (10.27%) BizTalk Server
2 25 (5.24%) IIS
3 22 (4.61%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.73%) CMS
5 12 (2.52%) Umbraco
6 11 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (1.26%) NServiceBus
8 4 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.84%) Node.js
8 4 (0.84%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.21%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 37 (7.76%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.10%) MS Office
3 9 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.63%) PaaS
4 2 (0.42%) IaaS
5 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.63%) Intranet
2 2 (0.42%) Internet
2 2 (0.42%) HTTP
2 2 (0.42%) SSL
2 2 (0.42%) SSH
3 1 (0.21%) MVNO
3 1 (0.21%) SMTP
3 1 (0.21%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (54.09%) SQL Server
2 90 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (13.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 42 (8.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 38 (7.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (3.56%) Relational Database
8 16 (3.35%) NoSQL
9 14 (2.94%) MongoDB
10 12 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.47%) MySQL
11 7 (1.47%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.05%) Redis
13 4 (0.84%) Big Data
13 4 (0.84%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.63%) RavenDB
15 2 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 91 (19.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (10.90%) Visual Studio
3 23 (4.82%) NUnit
4 18 (3.77%) TeamCity
5 17 (3.56%) Moq
6 15 (3.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 14 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 13 (2.73%) Jenkins
9 12 (2.52%) MSBuild
9 12 (2.52%) CruiseControl
10 11 (2.31%) Rhino Mocks
11 9 (1.89%) Log4Net
12 8 (1.68%) Subversion
12 8 (1.68%) JIRA
12 8 (1.68%) SpecFlow
13 5 (1.05%) NuGet
14 4 (0.84%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.84%) Git (software)
15 3 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
15 3 (0.63%) ReSharper
General
1 206 (43.19%) Finance
2 83 (17.40%) Banking
3 36 (7.55%) Front Office
4 32 (6.71%) Investment Banking
5 26 (5.45%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.98%) Retail
7 18 (3.77%) Games
8 15 (3.14%) Legal
9 14 (2.94%) Back Office
10 13 (2.73%) Publishing
11 6 (1.26%) Marketing
12 3 (0.63%) International Banking
12 3 (0.63%) Advertising
13 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.21%) Electronics
13 1 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 422 (88.47%) Developer
2 185 (38.78%) C# Developer
3 171 (35.85%) .NET Developer
4 106 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 86 (18.03%) C# .NET Developer
6 60 (12.58%) Senior .NET Developer
7 42 (8.81%) Software Developer
8 38 (7.97%) Senior C# Developer
9 32 (6.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 30 (6.29%) BizTalk Developer
11 26 (5.45%) ASP.NET Developer
12 23 (4.82%) AWS Developer
13 20 (4.19%) Web Developer
13 20 (4.19%) Programmer
14 19 (3.98%) Architect
15 18 (3.77%) Lead Developer
16 16 (3.35%) Senior BizTalk Developer
17 12 (2.52%) Junior Developer
17 12 (2.52%) Junior
18 10 (2.10%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 419 (87.84%) .NET
2 237 (49.69%) ASP.NET
3 184 (38.57%) HTML
4 150 (31.45%) WPF
5 149 (31.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 138 (28.93%) .NET Framework
7 125 (26.21%) CSS
8 120 (25.16%) Web Services
9 109 (22.85%) Entity Framework
10 102 (21.38%) jQuery
11 99 (20.75%) HTML5
12 92 (19.29%) XML
13 85 (17.82%) AngularJS
14 45 (9.43%) REST
14 45 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web API
15 44 (9.22%) WinForms
16 41 (8.60%) Ajax
16 41 (8.60%) LINQ
17 40 (8.39%) CSS3
18 31 (6.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.66%) Computer Science
2 24 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.82%) N-Tier
4 20 (4.19%) Equities
4 20 (4.19%) Inversion of Control
5 18 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (3.77%) Fixed Income
6 17 (3.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (2.94%) Derivative
7 14 (2.94%) Kindle
8 12 (2.52%) Mathematics
8 12 (2.52%) Hedge funds
9 10 (2.10%) User Experience
10 9 (1.89%) Open Source
11 6 (1.26%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.05%) Social Media
13 4 (0.84%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.84%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.63%) Spread Betting
14 3 (0.63%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 55 (11.53%) Windows
2 9 (1.89%) Android
3 7 (1.47%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
4 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone
4 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (0.21%) Linux
5 1 (0.21%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (54.09%) MVC
2 209 (43.82%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (40.46%) TDD
4 115 (24.11%) OO
5 97 (20.34%) Scrum
6 80 (16.77%) BDD
7 65 (13.63%) Multithreading
8 62 (13.00%) SOA
9 52 (10.90%) OOD
10 46 (9.64%) Unit Testing
11 41 (8.60%) Data Analysis
12 35 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (6.92%) Test Automation
13 33 (6.92%) OOP
14 27 (5.66%) Web Development
15 26 (5.45%) Mentoring
16 22 (4.61%) UML
16 22 (4.61%) Workflow
17 21 (4.40%) Dependency Injection
18 20 (4.19%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 441 (92.45%) C#
2 224 (46.96%) SQL
3 182 (38.16%) JavaScript
4 70 (14.68%) T-SQL
5 17 (3.56%) VB.NET
6 16 (3.35%) C++
7 13 (2.73%) Java
8 7 (1.47%) PHP
8 7 (1.47%) Ruby
9 5 (1.05%) Python
10 4 (0.84%) F#
11 3 (0.63%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.63%) VB
12 2 (0.42%) VBA
12 2 (0.42%) C
12 2 (0.42%) XAML
12 2 (0.42%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.21%) XPath
13 1 (0.21%) Scala
13 1 (0.21%) R
Qualifications
1 50 (10.48%) Degree
2 7 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.63%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.42%) ISEB
4 2 (0.42%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.21%) MCPD
5 1 (0.21%) MBA
5 1 (0.21%) MCTS
5 1 (0.21%) MCP
5 1 (0.21%) MCAD
5 1 (0.21%) MCSD
5 1 (0.21%) MCSE
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.34%) QA
2 14 (2.94%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.21%) Firmware
Vendors
1 85 (17.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (2.10%) Sitecore
3 9 (1.89%) TIBCO
4 8 (1.68%) Nintex
5 7 (1.47%) Oracle
6 6 (1.26%) Business Objects
7 4 (0.84%) IBM
7 4 (0.84%) Tableau
8 3 (0.63%) Google
8 3 (0.63%) WorldPay
9 2 (0.42%) Solace
9 2 (0.42%) Sony
9 2 (0.42%) Sencha
10 1 (0.21%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.21%) Ektron
10 1 (0.21%) Twitter
10 1 (0.21%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.21%) New Relic
10 1 (0.21%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.21%) Telerik
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits/Shares etc
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago