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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 44 79 36
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -43
Permanent jobs citing WCF 45 20 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.25% 1.61% 5.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.39% 4.91% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 58
Median salary £45,000 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
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
395 407 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 37.30% 32.66% 33.07%
Number of salaries quoted 314 313 326
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +22 20 £52,500 +90.90% 1
Wickford - 9 £35,000 - 1
Brentwood +3 2 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Colchester -3 1 £30,000 +36.36%
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 94 (100.00%) C#
1 94 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (65.96%) SQL
3 58 (61.70%) .NET Framework
4 54 (57.45%) WPF
5 52 (55.32%) MVC
5 52 (55.32%) ASP.NET
6 51 (54.26%) TDD
6 51 (54.26%) Entity Framework
7 43 (45.74%) T-SQL
7 43 (45.74%) SQL Server
8 40 (42.55%) AngularJS
9 38 (40.43%) Web Services
10 36 (38.30%) OOP
11 34 (36.17%) Silverlight
12 33 (35.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 31 (32.98%) JavaScript
14 29 (30.85%) Rhino Mocks
15 27 (28.72%) Finance
15 27 (28.72%) Enterprise Software
16 26 (27.66%) MSTest
17 25 (26.60%) Dependency Injection
17 25 (26.60%) Unit Testing
17 25 (26.60%) Web Development
17 25 (26.60%) Unity DI Container
18 21 (22.34%) XAML
19 20 (21.28%) Windows
20 19 (20.21%) CSS
20 19 (20.21%) Microsoft
20 19 (20.21%) HTML

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 7 (7.45%) Umbraco
2 3 (3.19%) CMS
3 1 (1.06%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
2 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (45.74%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.96%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (12.77%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.19%) MySQL
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (30.85%) Rhino Mocks
2 26 (27.66%) MSTest
3 14 (14.89%) Moq
3 14 (14.89%) NUnit
3 14 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (14.89%) Visual Studio
4 12 (12.77%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.19%) JIRA
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 27 (28.72%) Finance
2 12 (12.77%) Music Industry
3 3 (3.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (92.55%) Developer
2 63 (67.02%) .NET Developer
3 54 (57.45%) C# Developer
4 36 (38.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (19.15%) Web Developer
6 16 (17.02%) SQL Developer
7 15 (15.96%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (15.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (14.89%) .NET Web Developer
8 14 (14.89%) C# Web Developer
9 12 (12.77%) Senior Developer
10 11 (11.70%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (9.57%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 9 (9.57%) Senior C# Developer
12 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 5 (5.32%) C# WCF Developer
13 5 (5.32%) WCF Developer
14 4 (4.26%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
14 4 (4.26%) Senior SQL Developer
14 4 (4.26%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (61.70%) .NET Framework
3 54 (57.45%) WPF
4 52 (55.32%) ASP.NET
5 51 (54.26%) Entity Framework
6 40 (42.55%) AngularJS
7 38 (40.43%) Web Services
8 34 (36.17%) Silverlight
9 33 (35.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (26.60%) Unity DI Container
11 19 (20.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 19 (20.21%) CSS
11 19 (20.21%) HTML
12 17 (18.09%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (14.89%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (13.83%) Ajax
14 13 (13.83%) RESTful
15 12 (12.77%) jQuery
15 12 (12.77%) Node.js
15 12 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (28.72%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.19%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.19%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.28%) Windows
2 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (55.32%) MVC
2 51 (54.26%) TDD
3 36 (38.30%) OOP
4 25 (26.60%) Dependency Injection
4 25 (26.60%) Unit Testing
4 25 (26.60%) Web Development
5 19 (20.21%) Web Application Development
6 17 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (15.96%) BDD
7 15 (15.96%) Technical Analysis
8 13 (13.83%) SDLC
9 12 (12.77%) High Availability
9 12 (12.77%) System Testing
10 10 (10.64%) Scrum
11 7 (7.45%) Kanban
11 7 (7.45%) Refactoring
12 6 (6.38%) MVVM
12 6 (6.38%) Software Engineering
13 5 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (4.26%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) C#
2 62 (65.96%) SQL
3 43 (45.74%) T-SQL
4 31 (32.98%) JavaScript
5 21 (22.34%) XAML
6 12 (12.77%) Ruby
7 10 (10.64%) VB.NET
8 9 (9.57%) C++
9 4 (4.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.06%) MCAD
1 1 (1.06%) MCP
1 1 (1.06%) MCPD
1 1 (1.06%) MCSD
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 19 (20.21%) Microsoft
Wickford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £44000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Essex
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago