The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 34 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 5 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.65% 5.81% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 0
Average salary £45,000 £49,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Croydon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 120 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 26.46% 46.51% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 45 95 72
Average salary £37,500 £49,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.46% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Ajax
5 2 (28.57%) WPF
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) NUnit
5 2 (28.57%) VB6
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) CRM
6 1 (14.29%) VBScript
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) MSTest
2 1 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) WPF
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Parallel Computing
4 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) MVVM
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) VB6
3 2 (28.57%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) VBScript
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
Croydon, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago