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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 52 74 44
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -30
Permanent jobs citing WCF 44 25 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.02% 2.06% 4.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.28% 5.77% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 54
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £63,500
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
390 433 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.62% 35.61% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 314 334 385
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 July 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 July 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 +26 19 £52,500 +90.90% 1
Colchester - 7 £32,500 -
Wickford - 7 £35,000 - 1
Chelmsford - 2 £70,000 -
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 91 (100.00%) C#
2 90 (98.90%) .NET
3 58 (63.74%) ASP.NET
3 58 (63.74%) SQL
4 56 (61.54%) MVC
5 55 (60.44%) .NET Framework
6 48 (52.75%) WPF
6 48 (52.75%) TDD
7 47 (51.65%) Entity Framework
8 42 (46.15%) SQL Server
9 38 (41.76%) T-SQL
10 37 (40.66%) ASP.NET MVC
11 35 (38.46%) AngularJS
12 32 (35.16%) JavaScript
13 31 (34.07%) Web Services
14 29 (31.87%) OOP
15 26 (28.57%) Finance
15 26 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
15 26 (28.57%) Silverlight
16 25 (27.47%) Web Development
17 24 (26.37%) HTML
17 24 (26.37%) CSS
18 23 (25.27%) Enterprise Software
19 22 (24.18%) Unit Testing
19 22 (24.18%) MSTest
20 21 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
20 21 (23.08%) Windows
20 21 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
20 21 (23.08%) Unity DI Container
21 20 (21.98%) Microsoft

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 (7.69%) Umbraco
2 3 (3.30%) CMS
3 1 (1.10%) Content Management Server
3 1 (1.10%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
2 1 (1.10%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.19%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (8.79%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.30%) MySQL
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
2 22 (24.18%) MSTest
3 18 (19.78%) Moq
3 18 (19.78%) NUnit
4 17 (18.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (13.19%) Visual Studio
6 8 (8.79%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (8.79%) Music Industry
3 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (92.31%) Developer
2 56 (61.54%) .NET Developer
3 53 (58.24%) C# Developer
4 31 (34.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (23.08%) Web Developer
6 20 (21.98%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (21.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (18.68%) .NET Web Developer
7 17 (18.68%) C# Web Developer
8 13 (14.29%) SQL Developer
9 10 (10.99%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 10 (10.99%) Senior Developer
10 9 (9.89%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 7 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
12 6 (6.59%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (6.59%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (5.49%) HTML Developer
13 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Developer
13 5 (5.49%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (98.90%) .NET
2 58 (63.74%) ASP.NET
3 55 (60.44%) .NET Framework
4 48 (52.75%) WPF
5 47 (51.65%) Entity Framework
6 37 (40.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (38.46%) AngularJS
8 31 (34.07%) Web Services
9 26 (28.57%) Silverlight
10 24 (26.37%) CSS
10 24 (26.37%) HTML
11 21 (23.08%) Unity DI Container
12 19 (20.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 16 (17.58%) Ajax
14 14 (15.38%) jQuery
14 14 (15.38%) XML
15 13 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (13.19%) KnockoutJS
17 11 (12.09%) WinForms
18 9 (9.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.27%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (12.09%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.49%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (4.40%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.40%) Streaming Music
5 3 (3.30%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (61.54%) MVC
2 48 (52.75%) TDD
3 29 (31.87%) OOP
4 25 (27.47%) Web Development
5 22 (24.18%) Unit Testing
6 21 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
7 17 (18.68%) Web Application Development
8 12 (13.19%) BDD
8 12 (13.19%) Scrum
9 11 (12.09%) SDLC
9 11 (12.09%) Technical Analysis
10 9 (9.89%) Kanban
10 9 (9.89%) Refactoring
11 8 (8.79%) High Availability
12 7 (7.69%) MVVM
12 7 (7.69%) System Testing
13 6 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (6.59%) SOA
14 5 (5.49%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) C#
2 58 (63.74%) SQL
3 38 (41.76%) T-SQL
4 32 (35.16%) JavaScript
5 16 (17.58%) XAML
6 11 (12.09%) VB.NET
7 8 (8.79%) Ruby
8 6 (6.59%) C++
9 5 (5.49%) VB
10 1 (1.10%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.10%) MCAD
1 1 (1.10%) MCP
1 1 (1.10%) MCPD
1 1 (1.10%) MCSD
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (21.98%) Microsoft
Essex
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
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Brentwood
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wickford, Essex
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago