The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 71 85 44
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -41
Permanent jobs citing WCF 229 236 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.59% 3.18% 5.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.33% 8.60% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 210 225 393
Median salary £43,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.94% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £33,704 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2454 2743 3090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.48% 36.97% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2148 2411 2635
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 the East of England

WCF
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

WCF Salary Trend in the East of England

WCF
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in the East of England

WCF
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +6 82 £42,500 -22.72% 5
Cambridgeshire +2 50 £42,500 -5.55% 12
Essex +35 45 £45,000 +21.62% 5
Bedfordshire +11 37 £48,750 -2.50% 4
Suffolk +1 11 £42,500 -26.08% 5
Norfolk -6 4 £32,500 -0.76%
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 East of England region with a requirement for WCF.

1 476 (97.34%) C#
2 475 (97.14%) .NET
3 367 (75.05%) MVC
4 318 (65.03%) ASP.NET
5 265 (54.19%) SQL Server
6 257 (52.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 256 (52.35%) Agile Software Development
8 225 (46.01%) TDD
8 225 (46.01%) SQL
9 206 (42.13%) .NET Framework
10 202 (41.31%) ASP.NET Web API
11 199 (40.70%) JavaScript
12 178 (36.40%) jQuery
13 169 (34.56%) Entity Framework
14 166 (33.95%) HTML
15 161 (32.92%) Web Services
16 147 (30.06%) CSS
17 142 (29.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 127 (25.97%) BDD
19 125 (25.56%) T-SQL
19 125 (25.56%) Microsoft
20 121 (24.74%) AngularJS
21 107 (21.88%) Web Application Development
22 104 (21.27%) WPF
23 96 (19.63%) Ajax
24 95 (19.43%) Git (software)
25 94 (19.22%) RESTful
26 92 (18.81%) SQL Server 2014
26 92 (18.81%) XML
27 91 (18.61%) Team Foundation Server

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 25 (5.11%) IIS
1 25 (5.11%) NServiceBus
2 11 (2.25%) CMS
3 10 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (1.84%) Umbraco
5 8 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.23%) Drupal
7 5 (1.02%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.41%) DNN
8 2 (0.41%) Kentico
9 1 (0.20%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 30 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.41%) MS Project
3 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (4.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.41%) IaaS
3 2 (0.41%) PaaS
3 2 (0.41%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.73%) Internet
2 8 (1.64%) HTTP
3 6 (1.23%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.23%) Wireshark
4 4 (0.82%) LDAP
4 4 (0.82%) SNMP
5 2 (0.41%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.41%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (54.19%) SQL Server
2 92 (18.81%) SQL Server 2014
3 88 (18.00%) NoSQL
4 46 (9.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 39 (7.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (4.50%) Relational Database
7 16 (3.27%) MongoDB
7 16 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (2.86%) MySQL
8 14 (2.86%) RavenDB
9 11 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (1.23%) Neo4j
11 6 (1.23%) Redis
12 4 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.20%) QlikView
13 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 95 (19.43%) Git (software)
2 91 (18.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 76 (15.54%) Visual Studio
4 52 (10.63%) NUnit
5 44 (9.00%) Subversion
6 42 (8.59%) Rhino Mocks
7 41 (8.38%) TeamCity
8 35 (7.16%) Selenium
9 31 (6.34%) MSTest
10 29 (5.93%) JIRA
11 19 (3.89%) Moq
12 11 (2.25%) Jasmine
13 10 (2.04%) SpecFlow
14 9 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 8 (1.64%) Hudson
15 8 (1.64%) ReSharper
15 8 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 6 (1.23%) Fiddler
16 6 (1.23%) PhantomJS
17 5 (1.02%) CruiseControl
General
1 50 (10.22%) Finance
2 36 (7.36%) Games
3 12 (2.45%) Music Industry
4 11 (2.25%) Retail
5 8 (1.64%) Banking
6 6 (1.23%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.82%) Advertising
8 3 (0.61%) Electronics
9 2 (0.41%) Military
10 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.20%) Front Office
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 446 (91.21%) Developer
2 327 (66.87%) .NET Developer
3 270 (55.21%) C# Developer
4 187 (38.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 102 (20.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 86 (17.59%) Senior Developer
7 69 (14.11%) ASP.NET Developer
8 66 (13.50%) Senior C# Developer
9 65 (13.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 61 (12.47%) WCF Developer
11 55 (11.25%) C# WCF Developer
11 55 (11.25%) Senior .NET Developer
12 46 (9.41%) Web Developer
13 45 (9.20%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 39 (7.98%) Software Developer
15 32 (6.54%) .NET Web Developer
16 31 (6.34%) SQL Developer
17 30 (6.13%) C# Software Developer
17 30 (6.13%) Lead Developer
18 28 (5.73%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 475 (97.14%) .NET
2 318 (65.03%) ASP.NET
3 257 (52.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 206 (42.13%) .NET Framework
5 202 (41.31%) ASP.NET Web API
6 178 (36.40%) jQuery
7 169 (34.56%) Entity Framework
8 166 (33.95%) HTML
9 161 (32.92%) Web Services
10 147 (30.06%) CSS
11 142 (29.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 121 (24.74%) AngularJS
13 104 (21.27%) WPF
14 96 (19.63%) Ajax
15 94 (19.22%) RESTful
16 92 (18.81%) XML
17 86 (17.59%) REST
18 79 (16.16%) HTML5
19 76 (15.54%) Node.js
20 75 (15.34%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 54 (11.04%) Enterprise Software
2 45 (9.20%) Computer Science
3 32 (6.54%) Social Media
4 26 (5.32%) BBC
5 17 (3.48%) Mathematics
6 14 (2.86%) Mobile App
7 13 (2.66%) iPad
8 11 (2.25%) Physics
8 11 (2.25%) Smartphone
9 8 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
10 7 (1.43%) Xbox
11 6 (1.23%) Clustering
11 6 (1.23%) Social Network
11 6 (1.23%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.82%) Tandem
13 3 (0.61%) Streaming Music
13 3 (0.61%) User Experience
14 2 (0.41%) Analytical Skills
14 2 (0.41%) NHS
14 2 (0.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 65 (13.29%) Windows
2 2 (0.41%) Android
3 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (75.05%) MVC
2 256 (52.35%) Agile Software Development
3 225 (46.01%) TDD
4 127 (25.97%) BDD
5 107 (21.88%) Web Application Development
6 89 (18.20%) Scrum
7 87 (17.79%) Software Engineering
8 79 (16.16%) Web Development
9 68 (13.91%) Unit Testing
10 65 (13.29%) OO
11 54 (11.04%) Dependency Injection
12 52 (10.63%) SDLC
13 45 (9.20%) Front End Development
14 43 (8.79%) E-Commerce
14 43 (8.79%) OOP
15 39 (7.98%) Automated Testing
16 35 (7.16%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (6.34%) MVVM
18 30 (6.13%) Kanban
19 29 (5.93%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 476 (97.34%) C#
2 225 (46.01%) SQL
3 199 (40.70%) JavaScript
4 125 (25.56%) T-SQL
5 77 (15.75%) VB.NET
6 72 (14.72%) Ruby
7 42 (8.59%) XAML
8 17 (3.48%) VB
9 11 (2.25%) C++
10 8 (1.64%) PL/SQL
10 8 (1.64%) VBA
11 6 (1.23%) PHP
11 6 (1.23%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.82%) VB6
13 3 (0.61%) Java
14 2 (0.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 52 (10.63%) Degree
2 8 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.23%) PhD
4 1 (0.20%) MCAD
4 1 (0.20%) MCP
4 1 (0.20%) MCPD
4 1 (0.20%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.59%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 125 (25.56%) Microsoft
2 27 (5.52%) Google
3 26 (5.32%) Apple
3 26 (5.32%) Facebook
3 26 (5.32%) Sony
3 26 (5.32%) Yahoo!
4 11 (2.25%) Oracle
5 8 (1.64%) Sitecore
6 4 (0.82%) Perforce
7 2 (0.41%) Ektron
7 2 (0.41%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.41%) IBM
7 2 (0.41%) VMware
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe
8 1 (0.20%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.20%) SAP
8 1 (0.20%) webMethods
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits & Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft certification
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Limited
Salary: benefits + Microsoft certifications
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Posted: 3 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
CHM Recruit
Salary: From £31,473.50 to £34,607 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 65k + bonus, 5% Pension, 25 days, flexi time, shares and more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 60k DOE + Bonus, 25 days and more
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 50k + 25 days, 3% Pension, Health Care and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £44000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich
Pro-Quest
Salary: 45000-55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge - North
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE
Posted: 13 days ago
Brentwood
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Ipswich
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Essex
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridge
TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago