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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 42 85 37
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -48
Permanent jobs citing WCF 47 12 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.65% 0.92% 5.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.05% 2.82% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 51
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,500 £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
390 426 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 38.61% 32.82% 34.20%
Number of salaries quoted 298 333 309
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 September 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 September 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 - 17 £43,750 -
Wickford - 12 £35,000 - 1
Brentwood +5 2 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Southend-on-Sea -1 2 - - 1
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 88 (100.00%) C#
1 88 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (65.91%) SQL
3 57 (64.77%) .NET Framework
4 55 (62.50%) TDD
5 52 (59.09%) Entity Framework
6 50 (56.82%) WPF
7 47 (53.41%) T-SQL
8 44 (50.00%) Web Services
8 44 (50.00%) MVC
8 44 (50.00%) AngularJS
9 42 (47.73%) ASP.NET
10 40 (45.45%) OOP
11 38 (43.18%) SQL Server
12 37 (42.05%) Silverlight
13 30 (34.09%) Enterprise Software
13 30 (34.09%) Rhino Mocks
14 29 (32.95%) JavaScript
14 29 (32.95%) Unity DI Container
15 28 (31.82%) MSTest
16 27 (30.68%) ASP.NET MVC
16 27 (30.68%) Dependency Injection
17 26 (29.55%) Unit Testing
18 23 (26.14%) XAML
18 23 (26.14%) Finance
19 22 (25.00%) Web Development
19 22 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 22 (25.00%) Web Application Development
19 22 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
20 21 (23.86%) Technical Analysis

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 (9.09%) Umbraco
2 3 (3.41%) CMS
3 1 (1.14%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
2 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (43.18%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.45%) SQL Server 2014
3 16 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.27%) MySQL
6 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (34.09%) Rhino Mocks
2 28 (31.82%) MSTest
3 18 (20.45%) Git (software)
4 13 (14.77%) Moq
4 13 (14.77%) NUnit
5 10 (11.36%) Visual Studio
6 9 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (5.68%) JIRA
8 2 (2.27%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.27%) Subversion
8 2 (2.27%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.14%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.14%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.14%) NCover
9 1 (1.14%) NCrunch
9 1 (1.14%) NSubstitute
9 1 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.14%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (1.14%) StyleCop
General
1 23 (26.14%) Finance
2 16 (18.18%) Music Industry
3 3 (3.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (89.77%) Developer
2 64 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 47 (53.41%) C# Developer
4 36 (40.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (15.91%) Senior Developer
5 14 (15.91%) SQL Developer
6 13 (14.77%) Senior .NET Developer
7 12 (13.64%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 12 (13.64%) Senior C# Developer
8 11 (12.50%) Web Developer
9 9 (10.23%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (10.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
10 8 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
11 6 (6.82%) Senior SQL Developer
12 5 (5.68%) C# WCF Developer
12 5 (5.68%) WCF Developer
13 4 (4.55%) Junior .NET Developer
13 4 (4.55%) Junior Developer
13 4 (4.55%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (64.77%) .NET Framework
3 52 (59.09%) Entity Framework
4 50 (56.82%) WPF
5 44 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 44 (50.00%) Web Services
6 42 (47.73%) ASP.NET
7 37 (42.05%) Silverlight
8 29 (32.95%) Unity DI Container
9 27 (30.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 22 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (22.73%) KnockoutJS
12 18 (20.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 16 (18.18%) Code First Entity Framework
13 16 (18.18%) Node.js
13 16 (18.18%) RESTful
14 14 (15.91%) CSS
14 14 (15.91%) HTML
15 11 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 30 (34.09%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.82%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.27%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.27%) Streaming Music
5 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.05%) Windows
2 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (62.50%) TDD
2 44 (50.00%) MVC
3 40 (45.45%) OOP
4 27 (30.68%) Dependency Injection
5 26 (29.55%) Unit Testing
6 22 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 22 (25.00%) Web Development
7 21 (23.86%) Technical Analysis
8 18 (20.45%) BDD
9 17 (19.32%) System Testing
10 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (18.18%) High Availability
11 13 (14.77%) SDLC
12 8 (9.09%) Scrum
12 8 (9.09%) Software Engineering
13 6 (6.82%) Kanban
14 5 (5.68%) MVVM
14 5 (5.68%) Refactoring
15 4 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
15 4 (4.55%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 88 (100.00%) C#
2 58 (65.91%) SQL
3 47 (53.41%) T-SQL
4 29 (32.95%) JavaScript
5 23 (26.14%) XAML
6 16 (18.18%) Ruby
7 11 (12.50%) C++
8 7 (7.95%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.27%) VB
10 1 (1.14%) VBScript
10 1 (1.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) MCAD
2 1 (1.14%) MCP
2 1 (1.14%) MCPD
2 1 (1.14%) MCSD
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 17 (19.32%) Microsoft
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