The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
UK / England
Rank 98 111 83
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -28
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2301 2686 3320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.94% 2.81% 3.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.47% 7.30% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2153 2499 3007
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,974 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.35% +9.93%

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30815 36797 37023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.42% 38.54% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26701 32072 31979
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 England

WCF
Salary Trend in England

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

WCF Salary Trend in England

WCF
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in England

WCF
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
London +7 854 £55,000 - 80
South East +36 466 £45,000 - 50
North West +4 258 £40,000 -5.88% 24
East of England -10 201 £42,750 -13.19% 22
Yorkshire +9 199 £42,500 - 19
South West +31 140 £40,000 +2.56% 28
West Midlands -35 101 £42,500 - 26
East Midlands -25 59 £45,000 +7.14% 12
North East -4 24 £40,000 +6.66% 4
WCF
UK

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for WCF.

1 4764 (97.40%) C#
2 4712 (96.34%) .NET
3 3457 (70.68%) MVC
4 3453 (70.60%) ASP.NET
5 3390 (69.31%) SQL Server
6 3078 (62.93%) Agile Software Development
7 2566 (52.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2372 (48.50%) TDD
9 2053 (41.98%) JavaScript
10 2030 (41.50%) SQL
11 1956 (39.99%) .NET Framework
12 1835 (37.52%) HTML
13 1713 (35.02%) ASP.NET Web API
14 1594 (32.59%) CSS
15 1575 (32.20%) WPF
16 1464 (29.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 1368 (27.97%) Entity Framework
18 1361 (27.83%) Web Application Development
19 1314 (26.87%) Microsoft
20 1296 (26.50%) Web Services
21 1185 (24.23%) SQL Server 2014
22 1169 (23.90%) jQuery
23 1135 (23.21%) BDD
24 1116 (22.82%) Scrum
25 1115 (22.80%) Finance
26 1099 (22.47%) OO
27 1084 (22.16%) AngularJS
28 979 (20.02%) Git (software)
29 936 (19.14%) RESTful
30 930 (19.01%) T-SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 300 (6.13%) IIS
2 242 (4.95%) BizTalk Server
3 186 (3.80%) SharePoint
4 179 (3.66%) CMS
5 131 (2.68%) Umbraco
6 101 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
7 90 (1.84%) NServiceBus
8 83 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
9 75 (1.53%) EPiServer
10 72 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
11 60 (1.23%) Kentico
12 51 (1.04%) Sitefinity
13 48 (0.98%) DNN
14 43 (0.88%) Immediacy CMS
15 25 (0.51%) Confluence
15 25 (0.51%) WebSphere
16 21 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 16 (0.33%) Commerce Server
18 11 (0.22%) Apache Solr
19 10 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 389 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 28 (0.57%) MS Office
3 14 (0.29%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.10%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.061%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.041%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.041%) MS Project
8 1 (0.020%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 96 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.082%) Eze OMS
5 4 (0.082%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.020%) Beauchamp
6 1 (0.020%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.020%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.020%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 520 (10.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 221 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (1.49%) Google Play
4 69 (1.41%) PaaS
5 64 (1.31%) SaaS
6 33 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (0.39%) Office 365
8 14 (0.29%) GitHub
9 6 (0.12%) Slack
10 4 (0.082%) IaaS
11 2 (0.041%) Asana
12 1 (0.020%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.020%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.020%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 182 (3.72%) Internet
2 55 (1.12%) HTTP
3 36 (0.74%) TCP/IP
4 13 (0.27%) SSL
5 12 (0.25%) DNS
6 10 (0.20%) Kerberos
6 10 (0.20%) SMTP
7 8 (0.16%) Intranet
7 8 (0.16%) Network Security
8 7 (0.14%) WEP
8 7 (0.14%) Wireshark
9 6 (0.12%) Firewall
10 5 (0.10%) Bluetooth
10 5 (0.10%) LDAP
10 5 (0.10%) RS-232
11 4 (0.082%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.082%) NFC
11 4 (0.082%) SMPP
11 4 (0.082%) SMS
12 2 (0.041%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3390 (69.31%) SQL Server
2 1185 (24.23%) SQL Server 2014
3 833 (17.03%) NoSQL
4 317 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 274 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 256 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 224 (4.58%) Relational Database
8 183 (3.74%) MongoDB
9 152 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 111 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
11 94 (1.92%) MySQL
12 88 (1.80%) Redis
13 82 (1.68%) Azure SQL Database
14 76 (1.55%) Big Data
15 74 (1.51%) SQL Server 2016
16 71 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 65 (1.33%) RavenDB
18 52 (1.06%) Couchbase
19 47 (0.96%) RDBMS
20 39 (0.80%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 979 (20.02%) Git (software)
2 780 (15.95%) NUnit
3 589 (12.04%) Visual Studio
4 561 (11.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 449 (9.18%) Rhino Mocks
6 366 (7.48%) Subversion
7 325 (6.64%) Moq
8 300 (6.13%) MSTest
9 227 (4.64%) TeamCity
10 112 (2.29%) JIRA
11 110 (2.25%) Selenium
12 98 (2.00%) SpecFlow
13 83 (1.70%) Jenkins
14 66 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
15 46 (0.94%) NuGet
16 40 (0.82%) MSBuild
17 36 (0.74%) Cucumber
18 31 (0.63%) JSUnit
19 29 (0.59%) Bugzilla
20 28 (0.57%) ReSharper
General
1 1115 (22.80%) Finance
2 367 (7.50%) Banking
3 366 (7.48%) Games
4 143 (2.92%) Marketing
5 124 (2.54%) Investment Banking
6 107 (2.19%) Music Industry
7 106 (2.17%) Advertising
8 92 (1.88%) Retail
9 86 (1.76%) Front Office
10 69 (1.41%) Back Office
11 45 (0.92%) Legal
12 38 (0.78%) Telecoms
13 28 (0.57%) Electronics
14 26 (0.53%) Financial Institution
15 24 (0.49%) Manufacturing
16 21 (0.43%) Publishing
17 13 (0.27%) Brand Awareness
18 12 (0.25%) Automotive
19 10 (0.20%) Aerospace
20 7 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 4336 (88.65%) Developer
2 3224 (65.92%) .NET Developer
3 2349 (48.03%) C# Developer
4 1659 (33.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 874 (17.87%) ASP.NET Developer
6 819 (16.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 709 (14.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 631 (12.90%) Senior Developer
9 507 (10.37%) Software Developer
10 393 (8.04%) Senior .NET Developer
11 382 (7.81%) SQL Developer
12 380 (7.77%) .NET Software Developer
13 379 (7.75%) Senior C# Developer
14 300 (6.13%) C# Software Developer
15 296 (6.05%) Agile Developer
16 284 (5.81%) Agile .NET Developer
17 278 (5.68%) Junior
18 274 (5.60%) Junior Developer
18 274 (5.60%) WCF Developer
19 256 (5.23%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4712 (96.34%) .NET
2 3453 (70.60%) ASP.NET
3 2566 (52.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1956 (39.99%) .NET Framework
5 1835 (37.52%) HTML
6 1713 (35.02%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1594 (32.59%) CSS
8 1575 (32.20%) WPF
9 1464 (29.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 1368 (27.97%) Entity Framework
11 1296 (26.50%) Web Services
12 1169 (23.90%) jQuery
13 1084 (22.16%) AngularJS
14 936 (19.14%) RESTful
15 860 (17.58%) Node.js
16 847 (17.32%) XML
17 745 (15.23%) HTML5
18 669 (13.68%) LINQ
19 625 (12.78%) Ajax
20 591 (12.08%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 365 (7.46%) Computer Science
2 330 (6.75%) Enterprise Software
3 222 (4.54%) Inversion of Control
4 153 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 139 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
6 130 (2.66%) Hedge funds
7 126 (2.58%) User Experience
8 117 (2.39%) Client/Server
8 117 (2.39%) Social Network
9 81 (1.66%) Fintech
10 80 (1.64%) Social Media
11 79 (1.62%) Blog
12 74 (1.51%) iPhone
13 71 (1.45%) BBC
14 70 (1.43%) Xbox
15 69 (1.41%) Tandem
16 64 (1.31%) Mathematics
17 54 (1.10%) Streaming Music
18 53 (1.08%) iPad
19 44 (0.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 775 (15.85%) Windows
2 107 (2.19%) Android
3 99 (2.02%) Windows Server
4 41 (0.84%) Unix
4 41 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (0.43%) Apple iOS
6 18 (0.37%) Linux
7 11 (0.22%) Windows 8
8 10 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
9 9 (0.18%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.12%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.082%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.041%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.041%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.041%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 2 (0.041%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.041%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.020%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3457 (70.68%) MVC
2 3078 (62.93%) Agile Software Development
3 2372 (48.50%) TDD
4 1361 (27.83%) Web Application Development
5 1135 (23.21%) BDD
6 1116 (22.82%) Scrum
7 1099 (22.47%) OO
8 575 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 548 (11.20%) Web Development
10 538 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
11 474 (9.69%) SOA
12 447 (9.14%) Unit Testing
13 442 (9.04%) SDLC
14 399 (8.16%) Dependency Injection
15 374 (7.65%) Kanban
16 352 (7.20%) MVVM
17 351 (7.18%) SOLID
18 340 (6.95%) Multithreading
19 291 (5.95%) OOP
20 287 (5.87%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 4764 (97.40%) C#
2 2053 (41.98%) JavaScript
3 2030 (41.50%) SQL
4 930 (19.01%) T-SQL
5 684 (13.98%) Ruby
6 427 (8.73%) VB.NET
7 284 (5.81%) Java
8 272 (5.56%) C++
9 163 (3.33%) VB
10 159 (3.25%) PowerShell
11 153 (3.13%) PL/SQL
12 95 (1.94%) TypeScript
13 76 (1.55%) F#
14 64 (1.31%) C
14 64 (1.31%) Python
15 50 (1.02%) VBA
15 50 (1.02%) XAML
16 23 (0.47%) Shell Script
16 23 (0.47%) VB6
17 19 (0.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 521 (10.65%) Degree
2 105 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (0.72%) Security Cleared
4 31 (0.63%) SC Cleared
5 27 (0.55%) PMI Certification
6 17 (0.35%) MCSD
7 7 (0.14%) MCITP
7 7 (0.14%) MCP
7 7 (0.14%) MCTS
8 6 (0.12%) Postgraduate
9 5 (0.10%) HNC
9 5 (0.10%) HND
9 5 (0.10%) MCPD
10 4 (0.082%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.082%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.061%) NVQ Level 4
12 1 (0.020%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.020%) MCDST
12 1 (0.020%) MCSA
12 1 (0.020%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (2.86%) QA
2 13 (0.27%) MiFID
3 10 (0.20%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.14%) SLA
5 2 (0.041%) EMIR
5 2 (0.041%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.020%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.020%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.020%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.020%) WAI
6 1 (0.020%) WCAG
System Software
1 100 (2.04%) Docker
2 16 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.082%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.082%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (0.061%) XenServer
5 1 (0.020%) LXC
Systems Management
1 42 (0.86%) Kibana
2 36 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (0.72%) Puppet
4 4 (0.082%) logstash
5 2 (0.041%) Perfmon
5 2 (0.041%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.020%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.020%) Rancher
6 1 (0.020%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1314 (26.87%) Microsoft
2 229 (4.68%) Google
3 214 (4.38%) Oracle
4 120 (2.45%) Facebook
5 82 (1.68%) Sitecore
6 77 (1.57%) Apple
7 71 (1.45%) Sony
7 71 (1.45%) Yahoo!
8 43 (0.88%) Alterian
9 35 (0.72%) Xamarin
10 34 (0.70%) Tableau
11 32 (0.65%) IBM
12 25 (0.51%) SAP
13 17 (0.35%) Informatica
13 17 (0.35%) Teradata
14 11 (0.22%) Sybase
15 10 (0.20%) Twitter
16 9 (0.18%) Atlassian
16 9 (0.18%) Sencha
17 8 (0.16%) Bloomberg
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000. per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Gym, Health Care & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £66000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Frodsham, Cheshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum 30K?40K+ bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + £45k per annum
Posted: 2 days ago