The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 49 80 48
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -32
Permanent jobs citing WCF 41 25 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.04% 2.01% 4.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.15% 5.59% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 55
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
East of 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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
404 447 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 39.76% 35.96% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 337 365 457
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex 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 Essex

WCF
Salary Trend in Essex

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

WCF Salary Trend in Essex

WCF
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Essex

WCF
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 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
Basildon +16 11 £52,500 +90.90% 1
Colchester - 11 £37,500 -
Wickford - 5 £35,000 - 1
Chelmsford - 4 £70,000 -
Dunmow - 2 £26,000 -
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 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 Essex region with a requirement for WCF.

1 90 (100.00%) C#
2 89 (98.89%) .NET
3 64 (71.11%) ASP.NET
4 63 (70.00%) MVC
5 57 (63.33%) SQL
6 51 (56.67%) .NET Framework
7 47 (52.22%) WPF
8 44 (48.89%) Entity Framework
9 43 (47.78%) SQL Server
10 42 (46.67%) TDD
10 42 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (37.78%) JavaScript
12 32 (35.56%) AngularJS
13 31 (34.44%) T-SQL
14 29 (32.22%) HTML
14 29 (32.22%) CSS
14 29 (32.22%) Finance
14 29 (32.22%) Web Development
15 24 (26.67%) Microsoft
16 23 (25.56%) Web Services
17 22 (24.44%) Rhino Mocks
18 21 (23.33%) Windows
18 21 (23.33%) OOP
19 20 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
19 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
20 19 (21.11%) Silverlight
20 19 (21.11%) Ajax
20 19 (21.11%) Unit Testing
20 19 (21.11%) Enterprise Software
21 18 (20.00%) Moq

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 8 (8.89%) Umbraco
2 3 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (1.11%) Content Management Server
3 1 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
2 1 (1.11%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (47.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (7.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.33%) MySQL
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (24.44%) Rhino Mocks
2 20 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (20.00%) Moq
3 18 (20.00%) NUnit
4 17 (18.89%) MSTest
5 15 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (32.22%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Music Industry
3 2 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (93.33%) Developer
2 57 (63.33%) C# Developer
3 52 (57.78%) .NET Developer
4 31 (34.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (27.78%) ASP.NET Developer
5 25 (27.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 25 (27.78%) Web Developer
6 20 (22.22%) .NET Web Developer
6 20 (22.22%) C# Web Developer
7 14 (15.56%) SQL Developer
8 12 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 9 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (10.00%) Senior Developer
10 7 (7.78%) HTML Developer
10 7 (7.78%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (7.78%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 7 (7.78%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (7.78%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (7.78%) SQL Server Developer
11 5 (5.56%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (98.89%) .NET
2 64 (71.11%) ASP.NET
3 51 (56.67%) .NET Framework
4 47 (52.22%) WPF
5 44 (48.89%) Entity Framework
6 42 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (35.56%) AngularJS
8 29 (32.22%) CSS
8 29 (32.22%) HTML
9 23 (25.56%) Web Services
10 19 (21.11%) Ajax
10 19 (21.11%) Silverlight
11 17 (18.89%) Unity DI Container
12 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 15 (16.67%) jQuery
12 15 (16.67%) XML
13 12 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (13.33%) WinForms
14 9 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.56%) Streaming Music
4 4 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (3.33%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (70.00%) MVC
2 42 (46.67%) TDD
3 29 (32.22%) Web Development
4 21 (23.33%) OOP
5 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (21.11%) Unit Testing
7 17 (18.89%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (14.44%) Web Application Development
9 11 (12.22%) Scrum
10 10 (11.11%) BDD
10 10 (11.11%) Refactoring
11 9 (10.00%) SDLC
12 8 (8.89%) Kanban
12 8 (8.89%) MVVM
12 8 (8.89%) SOA
12 8 (8.89%) Technical Analysis
13 7 (7.78%) OOD
14 5 (5.56%) High Availability
14 5 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
14 5 (5.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (100.00%) C#
2 57 (63.33%) SQL
3 34 (37.78%) JavaScript
4 31 (34.44%) T-SQL
5 14 (15.56%) XAML
6 12 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.67%) VB
8 5 (5.56%) Ruby
9 2 (2.22%) C++
10 1 (1.11%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.33%) MCSD
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.22%) Degree
3 1 (1.11%) MCAD
3 1 (1.11%) MCP
3 1 (1.11%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 24 (26.67%) Microsoft
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Wickford, Essex
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Billericay, Essex
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Up to 65K +Benefits
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