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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 89 82 71
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2821 3492 4317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.06% 3.42% 3.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.83% 8.91% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2597 3192 3963
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
UK

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
36046 39191 44816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.11% 38.40% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 31725 33854 38652
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 June 2016.

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 27 June 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
London -26 1019 £55,000 - 100
South East +22 642 £42,500 -5.55% 71
North West +1 291 £40,000 - 42
East of England +32 256 £45,000 -5.26% 24
Yorkshire -13 176 £45,000 +20.00% 20
West Midlands -43 157 £40,000 - 21
East Midlands -5 133 £40,000 - 20
South West -57 90 £42,500 +13.33% 19
North East +4 68 £37,500 - 12
WCF
UK

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 England region with a requirement for WCF.

1 5228 (95.07%) .NET
2 5213 (94.80%) C#
3 3938 (71.61%) SQL Server
4 3912 (71.14%) ASP.NET
5 3852 (70.05%) MVC
6 3341 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2865 (52.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2560 (46.55%) JavaScript
9 2422 (44.04%) TDD
10 2271 (41.30%) SQL
11 2033 (36.97%) HTML
12 2011 (36.57%) .NET Framework
13 1767 (32.13%) CSS
14 1763 (32.06%) WPF
15 1681 (30.57%) ASP.NET Web API
16 1597 (29.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 1597 (29.04%) Microsoft
17 1548 (28.15%) Web Services
18 1506 (27.39%) jQuery
19 1473 (26.79%) Web Application Development
20 1351 (24.57%) Entity Framework
21 1337 (24.31%) Scrum
22 1330 (24.19%) Finance
23 1244 (22.62%) SQL Server 2014
24 1179 (21.44%) BDD
25 1170 (21.28%) OO
26 1106 (20.11%) Windows
27 1064 (19.35%) XML
28 1043 (18.97%) AngularJS
29 1007 (18.31%) 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
1 332 (6.04%) IIS
2 309 (5.62%) SharePoint
3 205 (3.73%) BizTalk Server
4 169 (3.07%) CMS
5 148 (2.69%) SharePoint 2013
6 105 (1.91%) Umbraco
7 70 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
8 56 (1.02%) NServiceBus
9 47 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
10 45 (0.82%) Kentico
11 37 (0.67%) Sitefinity
12 32 (0.58%) DNN
12 32 (0.58%) WebSphere
13 30 (0.55%) Immediacy CMS
14 25 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
15 17 (0.31%) MS Exchange
16 14 (0.25%) Drupal
17 12 (0.22%) Orchard CMS
18 8 (0.15%) Confluence
19 7 (0.13%) Apache
Applications
1 486 (8.84%) MS Excel
2 74 (1.35%) MS Office
3 16 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
4 15 (0.27%) Photoshop
5 13 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.18%) MS Project
7 4 (0.073%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.055%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 133 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 19 (0.35%) Magento
4 13 (0.24%) SAP Business One
5 11 (0.20%) Infor CRM
6 9 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.11%) Beauchamp
8 5 (0.091%) Dynamics GP
8 5 (0.091%) Payment Gateway
9 4 (0.073%) Markit EDM
9 4 (0.073%) thinkFolio
10 3 (0.055%) Endur
11 2 (0.036%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.036%) Infor M3
11 2 (0.036%) LatentZero
11 2 (0.036%) Visualfiles
12 1 (0.018%) Fredhopper
12 1 (0.018%) Global One
12 1 (0.018%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 395 (7.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 127 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 93 (1.69%) Google Play
4 52 (0.95%) Office 365
5 48 (0.87%) SaaS
6 31 (0.56%) PaaS
7 20 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
8 19 (0.35%) GitHub
9 10 (0.18%) IaaS
10 8 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.055%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.055%) Sage Pay
12 1 (0.018%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 241 (4.38%) Internet
2 54 (0.98%) TCP/IP
3 47 (0.85%) HTTP
4 33 (0.60%) Intranet
4 33 (0.60%) Network Security
5 21 (0.38%) FTP
6 13 (0.24%) SSL
6 13 (0.24%) Wireshark
7 12 (0.22%) Firewall
7 12 (0.22%) SMTP
8 11 (0.20%) LDAP
9 10 (0.18%) SNMP
10 9 (0.16%) Extranet
11 7 (0.13%) CTI
11 7 (0.13%) DNS
11 7 (0.13%) HTTPS
12 5 (0.091%) Kerberos
13 1 (0.018%) Ethernet
13 1 (0.018%) NAS
13 1 (0.018%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3938 (71.61%) SQL Server
2 1244 (22.62%) SQL Server 2014
3 732 (13.31%) NoSQL
4 473 (8.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 349 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 296 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 281 (5.11%) Relational Database
8 262 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 157 (2.86%) MySQL
10 109 (1.98%) MongoDB
11 82 (1.49%) RDBMS
11 82 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
12 70 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 59 (1.07%) Oracle Database
14 58 (1.05%) Redis
15 52 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
16 48 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
17 33 (0.60%) RavenDB
18 29 (0.53%) Big Data
18 29 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 967 (17.59%) NUnit
2 918 (16.69%) Visual Studio
3 834 (15.17%) Git (software)
4 752 (13.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 636 (11.57%) Rhino Mocks
6 492 (8.95%) Subversion
7 447 (8.13%) Moq
8 323 (5.87%) MSTest
9 272 (4.95%) TeamCity
10 243 (4.42%) Selenium
11 147 (2.67%) JIRA
12 120 (2.18%) SpecFlow
13 86 (1.56%) MSBuild
14 81 (1.47%) Jenkins
15 66 (1.20%) ReSharper
16 58 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
17 55 (1.00%) CruiseControl
18 49 (0.89%) Cucumber
19 44 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 36 (0.65%) SoapUI
General
1 1330 (24.19%) Finance
2 415 (7.55%) Games
3 372 (6.76%) Banking
4 158 (2.87%) Advertising
5 157 (2.86%) Marketing
6 156 (2.84%) Front Office
7 132 (2.40%) Back Office
8 123 (2.24%) Retail
9 108 (1.96%) Investment Banking
10 62 (1.13%) Legal
11 58 (1.05%) Telecoms
12 57 (1.04%) Music Industry
13 43 (0.78%) Electronics
14 42 (0.76%) Manufacturing
15 27 (0.49%) Law
16 25 (0.45%) Financial Institution
17 16 (0.29%) Publishing
18 10 (0.18%) French Language
19 8 (0.15%) Aerospace
19 8 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4798 (87.25%) Developer
2 3590 (65.28%) .NET Developer
3 2779 (50.54%) C# Developer
4 2000 (36.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 1175 (21.37%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1047 (19.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 908 (16.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 738 (13.42%) Senior Developer
9 607 (11.04%) Software Developer
10 542 (9.86%) SQL Developer
11 528 (9.60%) .NET Software Developer
12 486 (8.84%) C# Software Developer
13 474 (8.62%) Senior C# Developer
14 457 (8.31%) Senior .NET Developer
15 356 (6.47%) WCF Developer
16 335 (6.09%) Software Engineer
17 328 (5.96%) C# WCF Developer
18 296 (5.38%) Web Developer
19 295 (5.36%) Senior C# .NET Developer
20 293 (5.33%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5228 (95.07%) .NET
2 3912 (71.14%) ASP.NET
3 2865 (52.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2033 (36.97%) HTML
5 2011 (36.57%) .NET Framework
6 1767 (32.13%) CSS
7 1763 (32.06%) WPF
8 1681 (30.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1597 (29.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 1548 (28.15%) Web Services
11 1506 (27.39%) jQuery
12 1351 (24.57%) Entity Framework
13 1064 (19.35%) XML
14 1043 (18.97%) AngularJS
15 893 (16.24%) LINQ
16 818 (14.88%) RESTful
17 800 (14.55%) Node.js
18 796 (14.48%) HTML5
19 753 (13.69%) Ajax
20 667 (12.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 562 (10.22%) Computer Science
2 326 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
3 316 (5.75%) Inversion of Control
4 241 (4.38%) Hedge funds
5 235 (4.27%) Mobile App
6 171 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
7 134 (2.44%) Client/Server
8 117 (2.13%) N-Tier
9 113 (2.05%) iPhone
10 100 (1.82%) Streaming Music
11 98 (1.78%) iPad
12 97 (1.76%) User Experience
13 96 (1.75%) Social Media
14 86 (1.56%) Social Network
15 84 (1.53%) BBC
16 82 (1.49%) Mathematics
17 80 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 62 (1.13%) Derivative
19 61 (1.11%) Tandem
20 57 (1.04%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1106 (20.11%) Windows
2 158 (2.87%) Android
3 89 (1.62%) Windows Server
4 82 (1.49%) Unix
5 51 (0.93%) Linux
6 50 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 48 (0.87%) Apple iOS
8 35 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (0.51%) Windows 7
10 21 (0.38%) Windows Phone
11 17 (0.31%) Windows 8
12 13 (0.24%) Windows XP
13 12 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (0.20%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
16 9 (0.16%) Solaris
17 8 (0.15%) FreeBSD
18 4 (0.073%) Windows 10
18 4 (0.073%) Windows Mobile
19 2 (0.036%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3852 (70.05%) MVC
2 3341 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2422 (44.04%) TDD
4 1473 (26.79%) Web Application Development
5 1337 (24.31%) Scrum
6 1179 (21.44%) BDD
7 1170 (21.28%) OO
8 831 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
9 805 (14.64%) Software Engineering
10 786 (14.29%) Web Development
11 559 (10.17%) Dependency Injection
12 553 (10.06%) Kanban
13 515 (9.37%) Unit Testing
14 502 (9.13%) SDLC
15 472 (8.58%) SOA
16 447 (8.13%) MVVM
17 354 (6.44%) OOP
18 343 (6.24%) Mentoring
19 321 (5.84%) OOD
20 266 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5213 (94.80%) C#
2 2560 (46.55%) JavaScript
3 2271 (41.30%) SQL
4 1007 (18.31%) T-SQL
5 631 (11.47%) Ruby
6 598 (10.87%) VB.NET
7 292 (5.31%) VB
8 243 (4.42%) PL/SQL
9 233 (4.24%) C++
10 212 (3.86%) Java
11 163 (2.96%) PowerShell
12 102 (1.85%) XAML
13 91 (1.65%) XPath
14 84 (1.53%) F#
15 56 (1.02%) VB6
16 54 (0.98%) Objective-C
17 52 (0.95%) TypeScript
18 51 (0.93%) PHP
19 47 (0.85%) C
20 40 (0.73%) Python
Qualifications
1 696 (12.66%) Degree
2 183 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (0.76%) MCSD
4 36 (0.65%) Security Cleared
5 32 (0.58%) MCTS
6 23 (0.42%) MCP
6 23 (0.42%) SC Cleared
7 17 (0.31%) PMI Certification
8 14 (0.25%) MCPD
9 13 (0.24%) Brainbench
9 13 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 12 (0.22%) CCNA
10 12 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (0.22%) PhD
11 9 (0.16%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.13%) MCAD
13 6 (0.11%) DBS Check
14 5 (0.091%) BPSS Clearance
14 5 (0.091%) ISEB
14 5 (0.091%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (2.64%) QA
2 69 (1.25%) MiFID
3 14 (0.25%) SLA
4 9 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.15%) DICOM
6 3 (0.055%) EMIR
6 3 (0.055%) SEPA
6 3 (0.055%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.018%) HL7
7 1 (0.018%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.018%) PMBOK
System Software
1 46 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 22 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (0.16%) Terminal Server
4 9 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (0.13%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.018%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (0.58%) WMI
2 19 (0.35%) ServiceCenter
3 16 (0.29%) Kibana
4 15 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (0.22%) Nagios
5 12 (0.22%) OpenView
6 9 (0.16%) Control-M
6 9 (0.16%) Microsoft Clustering
7 7 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.055%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.055%) Puppet
9 2 (0.036%) MOM
9 2 (0.036%) Rundeck
9 2 (0.036%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 1597 (29.04%) Microsoft
2 346 (6.29%) Oracle
3 235 (4.27%) Google
4 146 (2.66%) Facebook
5 118 (2.15%) Apple
6 98 (1.78%) Sitecore
7 84 (1.53%) Sony
7 84 (1.53%) Yahoo!
8 51 (0.93%) Xamarin
9 47 (0.85%) Telerik
10 46 (0.84%) SAP
11 45 (0.82%) EPiServer
12 44 (0.80%) Ektron
13 42 (0.76%) IBM
14 37 (0.67%) DevExpress
15 30 (0.55%) Alterian
15 30 (0.55%) VMware
16 23 (0.42%) HP
17 21 (0.38%) Adobe
18 20 (0.36%) hybris
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cumbria
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago