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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 148 142 111
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -31
Permanent jobs citing WCF 93 169 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.55% 1.96% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.72% 5.32% 6.24%
Number of salaries quoted 85 153 250
Median salary £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.73% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £84,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2500 3177 4309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.54% 36.83% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2302 2709 3765
Median salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in the City of London

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for WCF.

1 165 (98.21%) C#
2 156 (92.86%) .NET
3 97 (57.74%) SQL Server
4 88 (52.38%) SQL
5 87 (51.79%) ASP.NET
6 81 (48.21%) MVC
7 77 (45.83%) Finance
8 69 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (40.48%) JavaScript
10 60 (35.71%) TDD
11 59 (35.12%) WPF
12 58 (34.52%) .NET Framework
13 57 (33.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 57 (33.93%) HTML
14 55 (32.74%) ASP.NET Web API
15 49 (29.17%) CSS
16 45 (26.79%) Microsoft
17 43 (25.60%) AngularJS
18 41 (24.40%) Web Services
19 38 (22.62%) Scrum
20 34 (20.24%) Banking
20 34 (20.24%) T-SQL
21 32 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
21 32 (19.05%) jQuery
21 32 (19.05%) Entity Framework
22 31 (18.45%) Microsoft Azure
23 30 (17.86%) Unit Testing
23 30 (17.86%) Multithreading
23 30 (17.86%) SOA
24 28 (16.67%) OO

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.98%) Confluence
3 5 (2.98%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (2.98%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.38%) IIS
4 4 (2.38%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.79%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.19%) CMS
6 2 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.60%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 19 (11.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.19%) Eze OMS
2 2 (1.19%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 31 (18.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.76%) PaaS
3 2 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.60%) GitHub
4 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.17%) Firewall
1 7 (4.17%) SMTP
2 1 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (57.74%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (11.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (10.12%) NoSQL
5 16 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (7.74%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.76%) MongoDB
7 8 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.98%) Neo4j
9 5 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.79%) DocumentDB
10 3 (1.79%) Power BI
10 3 (1.79%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.19%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.19%) KDB
11 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.60%) Apache Zeppelin
12 1 (0.60%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (13.69%) NUnit
3 22 (13.10%) Git (software)
4 18 (10.71%) Visual Studio
5 14 (8.33%) JIRA
5 14 (8.33%) TeamCity
6 13 (7.74%) MSTest
7 12 (7.14%) NCrunch
7 12 (7.14%) Subversion
8 10 (5.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (5.36%) MSBuild
9 9 (5.36%) SpecFlow
10 7 (4.17%) Fiddler
10 7 (4.17%) Jenkins
10 7 (4.17%) SoapUI
11 6 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (2.98%) Bitbucket
12 5 (2.98%) FishEye
13 3 (1.79%) Moq
13 3 (1.79%) Ranorex
General
1 77 (45.83%) Finance
2 34 (20.24%) Banking
3 22 (13.10%) Front Office
4 11 (6.55%) Advertising
5 10 (5.95%) Retail
6 9 (5.36%) Legal
7 3 (1.79%) Back Office
7 3 (1.79%) Marketing
7 3 (1.79%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.19%) Law
9 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 150 (89.29%) Developer
2 101 (60.12%) C# Developer
3 93 (55.36%) .NET Developer
4 58 (34.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (27.38%) Senior Developer
6 26 (15.48%) C# WCF Developer
6 26 (15.48%) WCF Developer
7 25 (14.88%) Senior C# Developer
8 24 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
8 24 (14.29%) Software Developer
9 21 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
10 19 (11.31%) Lead Developer
11 17 (10.12%) C# Software Developer
12 16 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 14 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
14 13 (7.74%) Lead .NET Developer
15 12 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 12 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (92.86%) .NET
2 87 (51.79%) ASP.NET
3 59 (35.12%) WPF
4 58 (34.52%) .NET Framework
5 57 (33.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 57 (33.93%) HTML
6 55 (32.74%) ASP.NET Web API
7 49 (29.17%) CSS
8 43 (25.60%) AngularJS
9 41 (24.40%) Web Services
10 32 (19.05%) Entity Framework
10 32 (19.05%) jQuery
11 23 (13.69%) JSON
12 19 (11.31%) REST
12 19 (11.31%) XML
13 18 (10.71%) HTML5
13 18 (10.71%) LINQ
13 18 (10.71%) SOAP
14 17 (10.12%) Ajax
14 17 (10.12%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.55%) Derivative
2 11 (6.55%) Equities
2 11 (6.55%) Fintech
2 11 (6.55%) Fixed Income
2 11 (6.55%) Mathematics
3 10 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.95%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (4.76%) N-Tier
4 8 (4.76%) Physics
5 7 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (4.17%) Reinsurance
5 7 (4.17%) User Experience
6 5 (2.98%) Equity Derivative
6 5 (2.98%) Hedge funds
6 5 (2.98%) Taxonomies
7 4 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.79%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.79%) NHS
9 2 (1.19%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.48%) Windows
2 2 (1.19%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone 7
3 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (48.21%) MVC
2 69 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (35.71%) TDD
4 38 (22.62%) Scrum
5 30 (17.86%) Multithreading
5 30 (17.86%) SOA
5 30 (17.86%) Unit Testing
6 28 (16.67%) MVVM
6 28 (16.67%) OO
7 23 (13.69%) BDD
8 21 (12.50%) SOLID
9 19 (11.31%) Analytics
10 18 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (8.93%) Asset Management
11 15 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 14 (8.33%) SDLC
13 11 (6.55%) Wealth Management
14 10 (5.95%) Data Analytics
14 10 (5.95%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 165 (98.21%) C#
2 88 (52.38%) SQL
3 68 (40.48%) JavaScript
4 34 (20.24%) T-SQL
5 14 (8.33%) Java
6 11 (6.55%) VBA
7 10 (5.95%) C++
7 10 (5.95%) VB.NET
8 9 (5.36%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.17%) F#
10 4 (2.38%) VB
10 4 (2.38%) XAML
11 2 (1.19%) Python
12 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.60%) Scala
12 1 (0.60%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (13.69%) Degree
2 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.79%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.60%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) SEPA
System Software
1 11 (6.55%) Docker
2 2 (1.19%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 45 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.14%) Tableau
3 5 (2.98%) Atlassian
3 5 (2.98%) Oracle
3 5 (2.98%) TIBCO
4 3 (1.79%) IBM
4 3 (1.79%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.19%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.19%) Charles River
5 2 (1.19%) Eze Software Group
6 1 (0.60%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.60%) Sybase
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45K + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City of Westminster
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per year + Excellent package and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Flexible working hours, benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 days ago