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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
London / City of London
Rank 136 170 114
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -56
Permanent jobs citing WCF 89 91 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.77% 1.34% 2.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.73% 3.74% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 76 85 238
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £81,000 £70,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%

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
1883 2434 3400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.52% 35.95% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1708 2152 3010
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 20 February 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in the City of London

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 217 (100.00%) C#
2 201 (92.63%) .NET
3 138 (63.59%) SQL Server
4 127 (58.53%) SQL
5 119 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
6 107 (49.31%) Finance
7 95 (43.78%) JavaScript
8 93 (42.86%) ASP.NET
8 93 (42.86%) WPF
9 88 (40.55%) HTML
10 86 (39.63%) MVC
11 85 (39.17%) TDD
12 81 (37.33%) AngularJS
13 78 (35.94%) ASP.NET Web API
14 73 (33.64%) CSS
15 67 (30.88%) Scrum
16 58 (26.73%) Web Services
17 57 (26.27%) ASP.NET MVC
18 55 (25.35%) .NET Framework
19 49 (22.58%) T-SQL
20 48 (22.12%) Multithreading
21 47 (21.66%) Microsoft
22 44 (20.28%) Microsoft Azure
23 43 (19.82%) SOA
24 39 (17.97%) Windows
25 38 (17.51%) jQuery
25 38 (17.51%) REST
25 38 (17.51%) SQL Server 2012
26 36 (16.59%) Banking
27 33 (15.21%) 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 (3.69%) NServiceBus
2 7 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.30%) IIS
3 5 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.84%) CMS
4 4 (1.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.38%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.92%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 19 (8.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.84%) Eze OMS
1 4 (1.84%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.46%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 44 (20.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.15%) PaaS
3 7 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.46%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (63.59%) SQL Server
2 38 (17.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 31 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 24 (11.06%) Relational Database
5 23 (10.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (8.29%) SQL Server 2014
7 14 (6.45%) MongoDB
8 13 (5.99%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (3.69%) Couchbase
9 8 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (2.76%) Big Data
11 5 (2.30%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.84%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.84%) Power BI
12 4 (1.84%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.38%) RavenDB
14 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.46%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (14.75%) NUnit
2 30 (13.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (11.98%) MSTest
4 24 (11.06%) Git (software)
5 23 (10.60%) Visual Studio
6 20 (9.22%) Moq
7 13 (5.99%) Octopus Deploy
8 12 (5.53%) Subversion
9 9 (4.15%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.84%) Artifactory
10 4 (1.84%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (1.38%) JIRA
11 3 (1.38%) NuGet
11 3 (1.38%) Selenium
11 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.92%) CruiseControl
13 1 (0.46%) Bugzilla
13 1 (0.46%) Cucumber
General
1 107 (49.31%) Finance
2 36 (16.59%) Banking
3 32 (14.75%) Front Office
4 14 (6.45%) Marketing
5 12 (5.53%) Legal
6 4 (1.84%) Retail
6 4 (1.84%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.38%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.38%) Private Banking
8 2 (0.92%) Back Office
8 2 (0.92%) Publishing
9 1 (0.46%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 203 (93.55%) Developer
2 153 (70.51%) C# Developer
3 117 (53.92%) .NET Developer
4 81 (37.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (20.74%) Senior Developer
6 38 (17.51%) Software Developer
7 37 (17.05%) C# Software Developer
7 37 (17.05%) Senior C# Developer
8 29 (13.36%) WCF Developer
9 26 (11.98%) C# WCF Developer
10 23 (10.60%) .NET Software Developer
10 23 (10.60%) Senior .NET Developer
11 19 (8.76%) Full Stack Developer
12 17 (7.83%) Junior
12 17 (7.83%) Junior Developer
12 17 (7.83%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 17 (7.83%) SQL Developer
13 15 (6.91%) Junior C# Developer
13 15 (6.91%) WPF Developer
14 14 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (92.63%) .NET
2 93 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 93 (42.86%) WPF
3 88 (40.55%) HTML
4 81 (37.33%) AngularJS
5 78 (35.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 73 (33.64%) CSS
7 58 (26.73%) Web Services
8 57 (26.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 55 (25.35%) .NET Framework
10 38 (17.51%) jQuery
10 38 (17.51%) REST
11 29 (13.36%) Ajax
12 26 (11.98%) JSON
13 25 (11.52%) Entity Framework
14 23 (10.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 22 (10.14%) RESTful
16 20 (9.22%) WinForms
17 19 (8.76%) HTML5
18 17 (7.83%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.52%) Fintech
2 24 (11.06%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.99%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (5.07%) Equities
5 10 (4.61%) Client/Server
6 9 (4.15%) Fixed Income
6 9 (4.15%) N-Tier
6 9 (4.15%) Reinsurance
7 8 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.76%) Derivative
9 4 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.92%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.92%) Clustering
10 2 (0.92%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.92%) iPad
10 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.46%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.46%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.46%) OTC Derivatives
11 1 (0.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (17.97%) Windows
2 1 (0.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (39.63%) MVC
3 85 (39.17%) TDD
4 67 (30.88%) Scrum
5 48 (22.12%) Multithreading
6 43 (19.82%) SOA
7 33 (15.21%) OO
8 32 (14.75%) SOLID
9 29 (13.36%) MVVM
10 25 (11.52%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (11.52%) Mathematics
11 22 (10.14%) SDLC
12 19 (8.76%) Unit Testing
13 18 (8.29%) OOP
14 17 (7.83%) BDD
15 15 (6.91%) Analytics
16 13 (5.99%) Asset Management
16 13 (5.99%) Front End Development
17 11 (5.07%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (5.07%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 217 (100.00%) C#
2 127 (58.53%) SQL
3 95 (43.78%) JavaScript
4 49 (22.58%) T-SQL
5 24 (11.06%) VBA
6 17 (7.83%) Java
7 14 (6.45%) TypeScript
8 8 (3.69%) PowerShell
8 8 (3.69%) XAML
9 7 (3.23%) F#
10 6 (2.76%) C
11 5 (2.30%) C++
12 4 (1.84%) Python
13 3 (1.38%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.38%) R
14 2 (0.92%) Scala
14 2 (0.92%) VB
14 2 (0.92%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (11.52%) Degree
2 6 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.46%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.53%) QA
System Software
1 20 (9.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.84%) Puppet
2 1 (0.46%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 47 (21.66%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.29%) Tableau
3 12 (5.53%) Oracle
4 5 (2.30%) Sybase
5 4 (1.84%) Bloomberg
5 4 (1.84%) Charles River
5 4 (1.84%) Eze Software Group
6 3 (1.38%) IBM
7 2 (0.92%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.92%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.46%) CA
8 1 (0.46%) Thunderhead
8 1 (0.46%) TIBCO
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