The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank - 34 25
Permanent jobs citing WCF 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester - 0.69% 5.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.32% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Median salary - £22,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -37.14%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
Essex

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 Colchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
58 76 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 41.13% 52.78% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 56 72 53
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester 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 Colchester

WCF
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

WCF Salary Trend in Colchester

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 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 Colchester region with a requirement for WCF.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 5 (50.00%) WPF
4 5 (50.00%) Umbraco
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) WinForms
5 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) CMS
6 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (30.00%) MVVM
7 2 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (20.00%) Moq
7 2 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (20.00%) MSTest
7 2 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (20.00%) Ninject
7 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 5 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 3 (30.00%) CMS
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Moq
2 2 (20.00%) MSTest
2 2 (20.00%) NUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (30.00%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (20.00%) CMS Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Graduate
6 2 (20.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Junior
6 2 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
7 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (10.00%) Umbraco Developer
7 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) WPF
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) WinForms
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (20.00%) Ninject
6 2 (20.00%) Spring.NET
6 2 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (10.00%) REST
7 1 (10.00%) SOAP
7 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (30.00%) MVVM
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (20.00%) Kanban
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (10.00%) Content Management
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
6 1 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCAD
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) MCPD
1 1 (10.00%) MCSD
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft