The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cobham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 9 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cobham 9.38% 17.65% 14.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 60.00% 25.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
WCF
Surrey

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 Cobham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cobham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
5 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cobham 15.63% 70.59% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 5
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Cobham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

WCF
Salary Trend in Cobham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Cobham region.

WCF Salary Trend in Cobham

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cobham

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cobham 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Scrum
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) DSDM
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (50.00%) Web Development
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (50.00%) HTML5
3 6 (50.00%) CSS3
4 5 (41.67%) Web Application Development
4 5 (41.67%) Unity DI Container
4 5 (41.67%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (41.67%) Moq
4 5 (41.67%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (41.67%) Ninject
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) NUnit
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Cobham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cobham 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 6 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (41.67%) NUnit
2 5 (41.67%) MSTest
2 5 (41.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (41.67%) Moq
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) WatiN
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) .NET Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (50.00%) HTML5
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (50.00%) CSS3
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) Unity DI Container
4 5 (41.67%) Spring.NET
4 5 (41.67%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (41.67%) Ninject
5 1 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
3 6 (50.00%) Web Development
3 6 (50.00%) DSDM
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (41.67%) Kanban
4 5 (41.67%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (41.67%) Web Application Development
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft