The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 9 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 29 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 35.80% 28.00% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.31% 41.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
WCF
Kent

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 Dartford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
64 34 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 79.01% 68.00% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 58 32 3
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

WCF
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

WCF Salary Trend in Dartford

WCF
Salary Histogram in Dartford

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

WCF Salary Histogram in Dartford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 43 (100.00%) C#
2 34 (79.07%) .NET
2 34 (79.07%) ASP.NET
2 34 (79.07%) MVC
2 34 (79.07%) ASP.NET MVC
3 29 (67.44%) SQL Server
4 28 (65.12%) TDD
5 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (55.81%) Web Application Development
7 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
8 18 (41.86%) Dependency Injection
9 15 (34.88%) HTML
9 15 (34.88%) CSS
9 15 (34.88%) Mobile App
10 14 (32.56%) Games
10 14 (32.56%) Google
10 14 (32.56%) WPF
10 14 (32.56%) Android
10 14 (32.56%) iPhone
10 14 (32.56%) Domain-Driven Design
10 14 (32.56%) Node.js
10 14 (32.56%) Ninject
10 14 (32.56%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (27.91%) Scrum
11 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
12 11 (25.58%) OO
13 10 (23.26%) Oracle
13 10 (23.26%) Classic ASP
13 10 (23.26%) NUnit
13 10 (23.26%) NHibernate

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 14 (32.56%) Node.js
2 1 (2.33%) Sitefinity
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (67.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) MS Access
3 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) DTS
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) NUnit
1 10 (23.26%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 14 (32.56%) Games
2 5 (11.63%) Electronics
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Developer
2 18 (41.86%) .NET Developer
3 12 (27.91%) C# Developer
4 10 (23.26%) ASP Developer
4 10 (23.26%) Classic ASP Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Software Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Lead Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Team Leader
6 4 (9.30%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) .NET Team Leader
6 4 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Design Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.33%) CRM Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (79.07%) .NET
1 34 (79.07%) ASP.NET
1 34 (79.07%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (34.88%) CSS
2 15 (34.88%) HTML
3 14 (32.56%) WPF
3 14 (32.56%) Ninject
3 14 (32.56%) KnockoutJS
4 10 (23.26%) Castle Windsor
4 10 (23.26%) MonoRail
4 10 (23.26%) NHibernate
4 10 (23.26%) Classic ASP
5 9 (20.93%) SOAP
5 9 (20.93%) jQuery
5 9 (20.93%) REST
6 5 (11.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (11.63%) Ext JS
6 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
6 5 (11.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Mobile App
2 14 (32.56%) iPhone
3 1 (2.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Android
2 8 (18.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) MVC
2 28 (65.12%) TDD
3 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (55.81%) Web Application Development
5 18 (41.86%) Dependency Injection
6 14 (32.56%) Domain-Driven Design
7 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
7 12 (27.91%) Scrum
8 11 (25.58%) OO
9 7 (16.28%) OOD
10 5 (11.63%) UML
10 5 (11.63%) Image Processing
11 4 (9.30%) OOP
12 2 (4.65%) Electronic Trading
13 1 (2.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.30%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.33%) VBA
4 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.33%) PHP
4 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Google
2 10 (23.26%) Oracle
3 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.30%) Telerik
5 1 (2.33%) Ektron
5 1 (2.33%) Xamarin