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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
UK / England
Rank 95 100 83
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2370 2701 3308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.01% 2.89% 3.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.62% 7.53% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2226 2502 3017
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 £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
31094 35855 36713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.52% 38.34% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 27051 31180 31823
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 January 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 January 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 +2 844 £55,000 - 78
South East +35 497 £45,000 - 47
North West -3 301 £40,000 -3.03% 39
East of England -13 217 £43,000 -14.00% 29
Yorkshire +2 180 £45,000 - 22
South West +19 119 £40,000 +2.56% 24
West Midlands -29 111 £42,500 - 23
East Midlands -20 78 £47,500 +13.09% 16
North East 0 20 £40,000 +6.66% 3
WCF
UK

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 4824 (97.26%) C#
2 4771 (96.19%) .NET
3 3486 (70.28%) MVC
3 3486 (70.28%) ASP.NET
4 3353 (67.60%) SQL Server
5 3071 (61.92%) Agile Software Development
6 2590 (52.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2360 (47.58%) TDD
8 2091 (42.16%) SQL
9 2057 (41.47%) JavaScript
10 1928 (38.87%) .NET Framework
11 1838 (37.06%) HTML
12 1674 (33.75%) ASP.NET Web API
13 1599 (32.24%) CSS
14 1571 (31.67%) WPF
15 1455 (29.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 1370 (27.62%) Entity Framework
17 1354 (27.30%) Web Application Development
18 1292 (26.05%) Web Services
19 1258 (25.36%) Microsoft
20 1214 (24.48%) jQuery
21 1209 (24.38%) SQL Server 2014
22 1142 (23.02%) Scrum
23 1129 (22.76%) Finance
24 1117 (22.52%) OO
25 1097 (22.12%) BDD
26 1071 (21.59%) AngularJS
27 961 (19.38%) Git (software)
28 927 (18.69%) RESTful
29 916 (18.47%) 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
1 321 (6.47%) IIS
2 240 (4.84%) BizTalk Server
3 189 (3.81%) SharePoint
4 157 (3.17%) CMS
5 112 (2.26%) Umbraco
6 100 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
7 96 (1.94%) NServiceBus
8 79 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
9 63 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
10 51 (1.03%) Kentico
11 47 (0.95%) Sitefinity
12 44 (0.89%) DNN
13 39 (0.79%) Immediacy CMS
14 28 (0.56%) WebSphere
15 24 (0.48%) Confluence
16 20 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 16 (0.32%) Commerce Server
18 13 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
19 11 (0.22%) MS Exchange
20 10 (0.20%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 382 (7.70%) MS Excel
2 23 (0.46%) MS Office
3 15 (0.30%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.10%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.040%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.040%) MS Project
7 1 (0.020%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.020%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.020%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 89 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.10%) thinkFolio
4 4 (0.081%) Eze OMS
4 4 (0.081%) Magento
5 3 (0.060%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.040%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.040%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.020%) Beauchamp
Cloud Services
1 494 (9.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 197 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
3 74 (1.49%) Google Play
4 62 (1.25%) SaaS
5 59 (1.19%) PaaS
6 28 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (0.50%) Office 365
8 16 (0.32%) GitHub
9 4 (0.081%) Adobe Analytics
10 3 (0.060%) Slack
11 1 (0.020%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.020%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.020%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 189 (3.81%) Internet
2 60 (1.21%) HTTP
3 28 (0.56%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.24%) SSL
5 10 (0.20%) DNS
6 8 (0.16%) Intranet
6 8 (0.16%) LDAP
6 8 (0.16%) Wireshark
7 7 (0.14%) Bluetooth
7 7 (0.14%) WEP
8 6 (0.12%) Firewall
8 6 (0.12%) Kerberos
9 5 (0.10%) RS-232
9 5 (0.10%) SMTP
10 4 (0.081%) FTP
10 4 (0.081%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.081%) NFC
10 4 (0.081%) SMPP
10 4 (0.081%) SMS
11 3 (0.060%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3353 (67.60%) SQL Server
2 1209 (24.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 814 (16.41%) NoSQL
4 300 (6.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 263 (5.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 237 (4.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 222 (4.48%) Relational Database
8 175 (3.53%) MongoDB
9 159 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 113 (2.28%) MySQL
11 99 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 96 (1.94%) Redis
13 87 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
14 73 (1.47%) RavenDB
15 64 (1.29%) Big Data
16 56 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 54 (1.09%) Couchbase
18 50 (1.01%) RDBMS
19 41 (0.83%) CouchDB
20 35 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 961 (19.38%) Git (software)
2 804 (16.21%) NUnit
3 596 (12.02%) Visual Studio
4 575 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 486 (9.80%) Rhino Mocks
6 376 (7.58%) Subversion
7 338 (6.81%) Moq
8 327 (6.59%) MSTest
9 244 (4.92%) TeamCity
10 124 (2.50%) Selenium
11 108 (2.18%) JIRA
12 100 (2.02%) SpecFlow
13 80 (1.61%) Jenkins
14 76 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
15 44 (0.89%) MSBuild
16 42 (0.85%) Cucumber
17 41 (0.83%) NuGet
18 34 (0.69%) JSUnit
19 26 (0.52%) ReSharper
19 26 (0.52%) StyleCop
General
1 1129 (22.76%) Finance
2 360 (7.26%) Games
3 352 (7.10%) Banking
4 150 (3.02%) Marketing
5 110 (2.22%) Investment Banking
6 109 (2.20%) Advertising
7 101 (2.04%) Music Industry
8 100 (2.02%) Retail
9 87 (1.75%) Back Office
10 86 (1.73%) Front Office
11 50 (1.01%) Legal
12 38 (0.77%) Telecoms
13 29 (0.58%) Electronics
14 28 (0.56%) Financial Institution
15 24 (0.48%) Manufacturing
16 18 (0.36%) Publishing
17 14 (0.28%) Automotive
18 13 (0.26%) Brand Awareness
19 11 (0.22%) Aerospace
20 10 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 4378 (88.27%) Developer
2 3326 (67.06%) .NET Developer
3 2402 (48.43%) C# Developer
4 1757 (35.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 905 (18.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 842 (16.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 762 (15.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 619 (12.48%) Senior Developer
9 508 (10.24%) Software Developer
10 408 (8.23%) SQL Developer
11 396 (7.98%) Senior .NET Developer
12 387 (7.80%) .NET Software Developer
13 382 (7.70%) Senior C# Developer
14 317 (6.39%) C# Software Developer
15 308 (6.21%) Agile Developer
16 295 (5.95%) WCF Developer
17 294 (5.93%) Agile .NET Developer
18 281 (5.67%) Junior
19 276 (5.56%) Junior Developer
20 267 (5.38%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4771 (96.19%) .NET
2 3486 (70.28%) ASP.NET
3 2590 (52.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1928 (38.87%) .NET Framework
5 1838 (37.06%) HTML
6 1674 (33.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1599 (32.24%) CSS
8 1571 (31.67%) WPF
9 1455 (29.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 1370 (27.62%) Entity Framework
11 1292 (26.05%) Web Services
12 1214 (24.48%) jQuery
13 1071 (21.59%) AngularJS
14 927 (18.69%) RESTful
15 849 (17.12%) XML
16 826 (16.65%) Node.js
17 745 (15.02%) HTML5
18 663 (13.37%) LINQ
19 644 (12.98%) Ajax
20 594 (11.98%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 368 (7.42%) Computer Science
2 332 (6.69%) Enterprise Software
3 237 (4.78%) Inversion of Control
4 158 (3.19%) Mobile App
5 148 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
6 132 (2.66%) User Experience
7 119 (2.40%) Client/Server
8 118 (2.38%) Social Network
9 117 (2.36%) Hedge funds
10 84 (1.69%) Blog
11 77 (1.55%) Social Media
12 75 (1.51%) iPhone
13 71 (1.43%) Tandem
14 67 (1.35%) Fintech
15 66 (1.33%) BBC
15 66 (1.33%) Xbox
16 57 (1.15%) Mathematics
17 56 (1.13%) iPad
18 53 (1.07%) Streaming Music
19 52 (1.05%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 746 (15.04%) Windows
2 108 (2.18%) Android
3 102 (2.06%) Windows Server
4 57 (1.15%) Unix
5 41 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (0.44%) Apple iOS
7 19 (0.38%) Linux
8 12 (0.24%) Windows 8
9 11 (0.22%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.10%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.060%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.060%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.040%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3486 (70.28%) MVC
2 3071 (61.92%) Agile Software Development
3 2360 (47.58%) TDD
4 1354 (27.30%) Web Application Development
5 1142 (23.02%) Scrum
6 1117 (22.52%) OO
7 1097 (22.12%) BDD
8 583 (11.75%) Software Engineering
9 554 (11.17%) Web Development
10 548 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
11 471 (9.50%) SOA
12 462 (9.31%) Unit Testing
13 452 (9.11%) SDLC
14 403 (8.13%) Dependency Injection
15 400 (8.06%) Kanban
16 353 (7.12%) MVVM
17 329 (6.63%) SOLID
18 318 (6.41%) Multithreading
19 296 (5.97%) OOP
20 283 (5.71%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 4824 (97.26%) C#
2 2091 (42.16%) SQL
3 2057 (41.47%) JavaScript
4 916 (18.47%) T-SQL
5 656 (13.23%) Ruby
6 433 (8.73%) VB.NET
7 273 (5.50%) Java
8 253 (5.10%) C++
9 191 (3.85%) PL/SQL
10 184 (3.71%) VB
11 179 (3.61%) PowerShell
12 93 (1.88%) TypeScript
13 76 (1.53%) F#
14 53 (1.07%) C
15 49 (0.99%) XAML
16 43 (0.87%) VBA
17 40 (0.81%) Shell Script
18 39 (0.79%) Python
19 22 (0.44%) PHP
19 22 (0.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 533 (10.75%) Degree
2 102 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (0.81%) Security Cleared
4 35 (0.71%) SC Cleared
5 31 (0.63%) PMI Certification
6 22 (0.44%) MCSD
7 8 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (0.14%) MCITP
8 7 (0.14%) MCTS
9 6 (0.12%) MCP
9 6 (0.12%) MCPD
9 6 (0.12%) Postgraduate
10 4 (0.081%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.060%) HNC
11 3 (0.060%) NVQ Level 4
12 2 (0.040%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.040%) MCAD
12 2 (0.040%) PhD
13 1 (0.020%) MCSA
13 1 (0.020%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (3.04%) QA
2 23 (0.46%) MiFID
3 12 (0.24%) PCI DSS
3 12 (0.24%) SLA
4 2 (0.040%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.040%) EMIR
4 2 (0.040%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.020%) DICOM
5 1 (0.020%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.020%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.020%) WAI
5 1 (0.020%) WCAG
System Software
1 85 (1.71%) Docker
2 19 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (0.081%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.060%) XenServer
6 2 (0.040%) LXC
Systems Management
1 37 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
2 36 (0.73%) Kibana
2 36 (0.73%) Puppet
3 3 (0.060%) logstash
4 1 (0.020%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.020%) Nagios
4 1 (0.020%) OpenView
4 1 (0.020%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.020%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1258 (25.36%) Microsoft
2 255 (5.14%) Oracle
3 230 (4.64%) Google
4 115 (2.32%) Facebook
5 78 (1.57%) Sitecore
6 72 (1.45%) Apple
7 66 (1.33%) Sony
7 66 (1.33%) Yahoo!
8 65 (1.31%) EPiServer
9 41 (0.83%) Tableau
10 39 (0.79%) Alterian
10 39 (0.79%) Ektron
11 36 (0.73%) Xamarin
12 32 (0.65%) IBM
13 21 (0.42%) SAP
14 17 (0.34%) Informatica
14 17 (0.34%) Teradata
15 12 (0.24%) CA Agile Central
16 11 (0.22%) Twitter
17 10 (0.20%) RedGate
Bradford, West Yorkshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Commission Scheme + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £42 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension etc.
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BENNS
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum To £40k (Depending on exp)
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Very good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £19,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday