The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 28 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 17 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 6.61% 2.61% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.49% 8.51% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 0
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
126 94 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 49.03% 30.62% 42.61%
Number of salaries quoted 96 91 137
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
London

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

WCF
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

WCF Salary Trend in Croydon

WCF
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Croydon

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 28 (100.00%) C#
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET
2 25 (89.29%) SQL
3 21 (75.00%) XML
4 17 (60.71%) Classic ASP
4 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
4 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
5 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 16 (57.14%) Web Services
5 16 (57.14%) MS Excel
6 15 (53.57%) T-SQL
6 15 (53.57%) VBScript
6 15 (53.57%) VB.NET
6 15 (53.57%) Waterfall
7 9 (32.14%) WinForms
8 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
8 8 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (28.57%) WF
9 7 (25.00%) Windows
10 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
10 6 (21.43%) Finance
10 6 (21.43%) jQuery
11 5 (17.86%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (14.29%) MVC
12 4 (14.29%) TDD
13 3 (10.71%) OO
13 3 (10.71%) CSS
13 3 (10.71%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (10.71%) C

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 8 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (17.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (57.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 22 (78.57%) Software Developer
3 15 (53.57%) Senior Developer
3 15 (53.57%) Senior Software Developer
4 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Software Team Leader
5 5 (17.86%) Team Leader
6 4 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Lead Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Lead Software Developer
7 3 (10.71%) .NET Team Leader
8 2 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (7.14%) Software Development Team Leader
9 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) Lead .NET Developer
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET
3 21 (75.00%) XML
4 17 (60.71%) Classic ASP
5 16 (57.14%) Web Services
6 9 (32.14%) WinForms
7 8 (28.57%) WF
8 6 (21.43%) jQuery
9 3 (10.71%) CSS
9 3 (10.71%) HTML
9 3 (10.71%) HTML5
10 2 (7.14%) WPF
10 2 (7.14%) XML Schema
11 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 15 (53.57%) Waterfall
3 4 (14.29%) MVC
3 4 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (10.71%) OO
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) OOD
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (89.29%) SQL
3 15 (53.57%) T-SQL
3 15 (53.57%) VBScript
3 15 (53.57%) VB.NET
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.71%) C
6 1 (3.57%) C++
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
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