The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 73 44 20
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -24
Permanent jobs citing WCF 24 56 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.95% 4.41% 8.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.48% 11.62% 24.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22 54 90
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
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
438 482 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.55% 37.95% 35.21%
Number of salaries quoted 347 434 342
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Essex

WCF
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Essex region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Witham - 5 £37,500 - 1
Harlow - 3 £65,000 - 1
Purfleet - 2 £35,000 -
Brentwood -9 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Southend-on-Sea -11 1 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Basildon -11 1 £27,500 -45.00%
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 58 (98.31%) C#
2 57 (96.61%) .NET
3 55 (93.22%) ASP.NET
4 46 (77.97%) MVC
5 43 (72.88%) SQL Server
6 36 (61.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (57.63%) JavaScript
9 25 (42.37%) HTML
9 25 (42.37%) jQuery
10 22 (37.29%) TDD
10 22 (37.29%) .NET Framework
10 22 (37.29%) SQL
10 22 (37.29%) CSS
11 19 (32.20%) Microsoft
11 19 (32.20%) Ninject
12 17 (28.81%) Dependency Injection
13 16 (27.12%) Entity Framework
13 16 (27.12%) Scrum
14 15 (25.42%) Visual Studio
14 15 (25.42%) Software Engineering
14 15 (25.42%) Web Application Development
15 14 (23.73%) KnockoutJS
15 14 (23.73%) Web Services
16 13 (22.03%) WPF
16 13 (22.03%) SDLC
17 12 (20.34%) Inversion of Control
17 12 (20.34%) Moq
17 12 (20.34%) NUnit
18 11 (18.64%) Team Foundation Server

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.86%) IIS
1 7 (11.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) HTTP
1 4 (6.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (72.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Visual Studio
2 12 (20.34%) NUnit
2 12 (20.34%) Moq
3 11 (18.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (13.56%) MSTest
4 8 (13.56%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (8.47%) Mercurial
5 5 (8.47%) JIRA
5 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
6 4 (6.78%) TeamCity
6 4 (6.78%) ReSharper
6 4 (6.78%) CruiseControl
6 4 (6.78%) Subversion
6 4 (6.78%) NCover
6 4 (6.78%) StyleCop
6 4 (6.78%) SpecFlow
6 4 (6.78%) NCrunch
6 4 (6.78%) NSubstitute
7 2 (3.39%) Selenium
General
1 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
1 4 (6.78%) Automotive
2 3 (5.08%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (83.05%) Developer
2 27 (45.76%) .NET Developer
3 13 (22.03%) AWS Developer
4 12 (20.34%) Software Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) C# Developer
5 10 (16.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (15.25%) Programmer
7 7 (11.86%) Junior
7 7 (11.86%) Junior Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Senior Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Junior .NET Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Junior C# Developer
9 5 (8.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Junior C# .NET Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (5.08%) Database Engineer
11 3 (5.08%) Web Developer
11 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
11 3 (5.08%) Architect
12 2 (3.39%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (96.61%) .NET
2 55 (93.22%) ASP.NET
3 36 (61.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (42.37%) jQuery
4 25 (42.37%) HTML
5 22 (37.29%) .NET Framework
5 22 (37.29%) CSS
6 19 (32.20%) Ninject
7 16 (27.12%) Entity Framework
8 14 (23.73%) KnockoutJS
8 14 (23.73%) Web Services
9 13 (22.03%) WPF
10 11 (18.64%) HTML5
11 9 (15.25%) CSS3
11 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (13.56%) Unity DI Container
12 8 (13.56%) Razor View Engine
12 8 (13.56%) Spring.NET
12 8 (13.56%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (11.86%) Streaming Music
2 7 (11.86%) FMCG
3 2 (3.39%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (77.97%) MVC
2 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (37.29%) TDD
4 17 (28.81%) Dependency Injection
5 16 (27.12%) Scrum
6 15 (25.42%) Software Engineering
6 15 (25.42%) Web Application Development
7 13 (22.03%) SDLC
8 10 (16.95%) Kanban
9 9 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (13.56%) Domain-Driven Design
11 6 (10.17%) OOP
12 5 (8.47%) Workflow
13 4 (6.78%) Asset Management
13 4 (6.78%) OO
13 4 (6.78%) SOA
13 4 (6.78%) MVVM
13 4 (6.78%) Network Management
14 3 (5.08%) Waterfall
14 3 (5.08%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 58 (98.31%) C#
2 34 (57.63%) JavaScript
3 22 (37.29%) SQL
4 7 (11.86%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.78%) Perl
5 4 (6.78%) C++
5 4 (6.78%) Java
5 4 (6.78%) Python
5 4 (6.78%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.78%) XPath
5 4 (6.78%) C
6 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (32.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Rackspace
3 3 (5.08%) DevExpress
Essex
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 20 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £40000 - £550000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 20 days ago