The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 113 83 91
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 283 356 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.29% 2.98% 2.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.22% 7.84% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 241 300 343
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4549 4540 4986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.79% 37.95% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3878 4064 4652
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
London

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 30 July 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 30 July 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.

1 663 (96.37%) C#
2 625 (90.84%) .NET
3 409 (59.45%) SQL Server
4 387 (56.25%) ASP.NET
5 311 (45.20%) MVC
6 304 (44.19%) SQL
7 282 (40.99%) Finance
8 266 (38.66%) TDD
9 256 (37.21%) HTML
10 255 (37.06%) WPF
11 240 (34.88%) JavaScript
12 237 (34.45%) CSS
13 235 (34.16%) jQuery
14 215 (31.25%) Microsoft
15 214 (31.10%) .NET Framework
16 212 (30.81%) Web Services
17 174 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
18 169 (24.56%) OO
19 164 (23.84%) ASP.NET MVC
20 159 (23.11%) Scrum
21 157 (22.82%) Visual Studio
22 150 (21.80%) SQL Server 2008
23 133 (19.33%) T-SQL
24 130 (18.90%) Team Foundation Server
25 128 (18.60%) Unit Testing
26 127 (18.46%) XML
27 122 (17.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 119 (17.30%) HTML5
29 113 (16.42%) Banking
30 109 (15.84%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 59 (8.58%) SharePoint
2 48 (6.98%) IIS
3 42 (6.10%) BizTalk Server
4 29 (4.22%) CMS
5 28 (4.07%) Umbraco
6 26 (3.78%) SharePoint Server
7 24 (3.49%) SharePoint 2010
8 20 (2.91%) Sitecore CMS
9 16 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
10 15 (2.18%) Node.js
11 8 (1.16%) NServiceBus
11 8 (1.16%) Sitefinity
12 7 (1.02%) Orchard CMS
12 7 (1.02%) Magnolia
13 5 (0.73%) MQSeries
14 4 (0.58%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.58%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.44%) Adobe CQ
15 3 (0.44%) WorkSite
16 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 57 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.74%) MS Office
3 7 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 51 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.87%) nopCommerce
3 5 (0.73%) Pivotal CRM
4 2 (0.29%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.92%) SaaS
2 22 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (2.47%) PaaS
5 13 (1.89%) IaaS
6 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.76%) Internet
2 15 (2.18%) Intranet
3 9 (1.31%) SSL
4 8 (1.16%) SSH
5 6 (0.87%) HTTP
6 4 (0.58%) VoIP
7 3 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 409 (59.45%) SQL Server
2 150 (21.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 92 (13.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 73 (10.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 68 (9.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (5.23%) Relational Database
7 35 (5.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 35 (5.09%) NoSQL
8 21 (3.05%) MongoDB
9 14 (2.03%) RavenDB
9 14 (2.03%) Hadoop
9 14 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (1.89%) CouchDB
10 13 (1.89%) Big Data
11 10 (1.45%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.16%) Neo4j
13 3 (0.44%) OLAP
14 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 157 (22.82%) Visual Studio
2 130 (18.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 59 (8.58%) NUnit
4 42 (6.10%) JIRA
5 37 (5.38%) Subversion
5 37 (5.38%) Selenium
6 27 (3.92%) Moq
7 25 (3.63%) SpecFlow
8 22 (3.20%) MSTest
9 21 (3.05%) Cucumber
10 17 (2.47%) MSBuild
11 14 (2.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 13 (1.89%) Bugzilla
12 13 (1.89%) TeamCity
12 13 (1.89%) Rhino Mocks
13 12 (1.74%) Git (software)
14 11 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
15 8 (1.16%) ReSharper
16 7 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
16 7 (1.02%) LoadRunner
General
1 282 (40.99%) Finance
2 113 (16.42%) Banking
3 65 (9.45%) Front Office
4 42 (6.10%) Advertising
5 38 (5.52%) Retail
6 25 (3.63%) Investment Banking
7 17 (2.47%) Marketing
8 9 (1.31%) Publishing
9 7 (1.02%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.02%) Back Office
10 6 (0.87%) Polish Language
10 6 (0.87%) Law
10 6 (0.87%) Legal
10 6 (0.87%) Games
11 5 (0.73%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.29%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 546 (79.36%) Developer
2 241 (35.03%) C# Developer
3 230 (33.43%) .NET Developer
4 144 (20.93%) Senior Developer
5 102 (14.83%) C# .NET Developer
6 70 (10.17%) Senior .NET Developer
7 56 (8.14%) Senior C# Developer
8 40 (5.81%) Analyst
9 39 (5.67%) Software Engineer
10 38 (5.52%) Web Developer
11 37 (5.38%) Lead Developer
12 34 (4.94%) Software Developer
13 30 (4.36%) BizTalk Developer
13 30 (4.36%) Technical Leader
14 27 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
14 27 (3.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 24 (3.49%) WPF Developer
16 23 (3.34%) SharePoint Developer
16 23 (3.34%) Team Leader
17 22 (3.20%) Senior BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 625 (90.84%) .NET
2 387 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 256 (37.21%) HTML
4 255 (37.06%) WPF
5 237 (34.45%) CSS
6 235 (34.16%) jQuery
7 214 (31.10%) .NET Framework
8 212 (30.81%) Web Services
9 164 (23.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 127 (18.46%) XML
11 122 (17.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 119 (17.30%) HTML5
13 102 (14.83%) Ajax
14 96 (13.95%) LINQ
15 73 (10.61%) CSS3
16 71 (10.32%) REST
17 66 (9.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 60 (8.72%) ASP.NET Web API
19 59 (8.58%) WinForms
20 55 (7.99%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 71 (10.32%) Inversion of Control
2 67 (9.74%) Computer Science
3 34 (4.94%) Open Source
4 31 (4.51%) N-Tier
5 29 (4.22%) Derivative
5 29 (4.22%) Hedge funds
6 21 (3.05%) Fixed Income
7 20 (2.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (1.89%) Equities
10 9 (1.31%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.16%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.16%) Credit Risk
11 8 (1.16%) Market Risk
12 6 (0.87%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.87%) Online Games
13 5 (0.73%) Social Media
14 3 (0.44%) Digital Media
15 2 (0.29%) Online Banking
15 2 (0.29%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 105 (15.26%) Windows
2 7 (1.02%) Windows 8
3 5 (0.73%) Android
3 5 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.58%) Windows Phone
5 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.44%) Windows Phone 7
6 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.15%) UNIX
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (45.20%) MVC
2 266 (38.66%) TDD
3 174 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
4 169 (24.56%) OO
5 159 (23.11%) Scrum
6 128 (18.60%) Unit Testing
7 98 (14.24%) SOA
8 91 (13.23%) Software Engineering
9 77 (11.19%) BDD
10 76 (11.05%) Multithreading
11 65 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
12 59 (8.58%) CRM
13 57 (8.28%) OOD
14 55 (7.99%) OOP
15 52 (7.56%) MVVM
16 46 (6.69%) Dependency Injection
17 42 (6.10%) E-Commerce
18 41 (5.96%) Web Development
19 39 (5.67%) Asset Management
20 37 (5.38%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 663 (96.37%) C#
2 304 (44.19%) SQL
3 240 (34.88%) JavaScript
4 133 (19.33%) T-SQL
5 70 (10.17%) Java
6 43 (6.25%) C++
7 33 (4.80%) Ruby
8 28 (4.07%) VB.NET
9 21 (3.05%) VB
10 16 (2.33%) XAML
11 15 (2.18%) XPath
11 15 (2.18%) F#
12 13 (1.89%) PHP
12 13 (1.89%) Python
13 12 (1.74%) VBA
14 9 (1.31%) VC++
14 9 (1.31%) C
15 7 (1.02%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.87%) IronPython
17 5 (0.73%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 109 (15.84%) Degree
2 44 (6.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (2.76%) MCSD
4 15 (2.18%) MCAD
5 9 (1.31%) MCTS
6 2 (0.29%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.29%) MBA
6 2 (0.29%) MCSE
6 2 (0.29%) ISEB
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.63%) QA
2 4 (0.58%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.58%) Basel III
2 4 (0.58%) CRD IV
3 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.15%) Section 508
System Software
1 4 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 215 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 26 (3.78%) Oracle
3 25 (3.63%) Sitecore
4 18 (2.62%) EPiServer
5 11 (1.60%) DevExpress
6 9 (1.31%) Telerik
7 8 (1.16%) CODA
8 7 (1.02%) Twitter
9 6 (0.87%) Endeca
10 5 (0.73%) TIBCO
10 5 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.73%) IBM
10 5 (0.73%) Adobe
11 3 (0.44%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.44%) DataSynapse
12 2 (0.29%) Google
12 2 (0.29%) Infragistics
13 1 (0.15%) Reuters
13 1 (0.15%) Bloomberg
13 1 (0.15%) Sage
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / Shares / Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago