The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 41 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 57 95 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.71% 8.63% 8.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.19% 24.17% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 54 94 92
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
432 393 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.67% 35.69% 47.75%
Number of salaries quoted 391 357 505
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
East of England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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
Colchester +3 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Basildon -12 8 £45,000 -
Wickford - 6 £35,000 - 1
Chelmsford -4 5 £60,000 +25.65%
Saffron Walden - 5 £55,000 - 2
Southend-on-Sea -8 3 £40,000 - 1
Brentwood -3 1 £55,000 +15.78%
Witham - 1 £37,000 - 1
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 105 (96.33%) C#
2 97 (88.99%) SQL Server
3 96 (88.07%) .NET
4 73 (66.97%) ASP.NET
5 50 (45.87%) MVC
6 49 (44.95%) Microsoft
7 39 (35.78%) NUnit
7 39 (35.78%) WPF
7 39 (35.78%) MSTest
8 37 (33.94%) TDD
9 32 (29.36%) SQL
10 31 (28.44%) .NET Framework
11 30 (27.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 29 (26.61%) SQL Server 2008
12 29 (26.61%) Web Application Development
13 25 (22.94%) Dependency Injection
13 25 (22.94%) WinForms
13 25 (22.94%) Web Services
13 25 (22.94%) Windows
14 24 (22.02%) XML
15 23 (21.10%) Scrum
16 22 (20.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 21 (19.27%) Ninject
17 21 (19.27%) Rhino Mocks
17 21 (19.27%) jQuery
17 21 (19.27%) Finance
18 20 (18.35%) JavaScript
18 20 (18.35%) HTML
18 20 (18.35%) MVVM
18 20 (18.35%) Unity DI Container

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 10 (9.17%) Node.js
2 9 (8.26%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.42%) IIS
3 7 (6.42%) Umbraco
4 4 (3.67%) Immediacy CMS
4 4 (3.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (3.67%) Kentico
4 4 (3.67%) CMS
4 4 (3.67%) DNN
4 4 (3.67%) Sitefinity
5 3 (2.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (16.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) SMS
2 4 (3.67%) VoIP
3 2 (1.83%) NFC
4 1 (0.92%) Intranet
4 1 (0.92%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (88.99%) SQL Server
2 29 (26.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (8.26%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.59%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.92%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 39 (35.78%) NUnit
1 39 (35.78%) MSTest
2 21 (19.27%) Rhino Mocks
3 17 (15.60%) Moq
4 16 (14.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (6.42%) Visual Studio
5 7 (6.42%) MSBuild
6 5 (4.59%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.83%) MSI
8 1 (0.92%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.92%) Subversion
8 1 (0.92%) JIRA
8 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (19.27%) Finance
2 3 (2.75%) Back Office
2 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.75%) Retail
3 2 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.83%) Electronics
3 2 (1.83%) Games
4 1 (0.92%) Banking
4 1 (0.92%) Automotive
4 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.92%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 107 (98.17%) Developer
2 48 (44.04%) .NET Developer
3 45 (41.28%) C# Developer
4 25 (22.94%) Software Developer
5 17 (15.60%) C# Software Developer
6 13 (11.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (11.93%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.26%) SharePoint Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Front-End Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Applications Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (3.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (2.75%) Technical Developer
11 3 (2.75%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (2.75%) Analyst Developer
12 2 (1.83%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (88.07%) .NET
2 73 (66.97%) ASP.NET
3 39 (35.78%) WPF
4 31 (28.44%) .NET Framework
5 30 (27.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (22.94%) WinForms
6 25 (22.94%) Web Services
7 24 (22.02%) XML
8 22 (20.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 21 (19.27%) Ninject
9 21 (19.27%) jQuery
10 20 (18.35%) HTML
10 20 (18.35%) Unity DI Container
11 19 (17.43%) Razor View Engine
12 17 (15.60%) LINQ
12 17 (15.60%) Ajax
12 17 (15.60%) Castle Windsor
13 16 (14.68%) Spring.NET
14 15 (13.76%) CSS
15 10 (9.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.60%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (8.26%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (7.34%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.50%) Telematics
5 5 (4.59%) Social Media
5 5 (4.59%) BBC
6 4 (3.67%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.67%) Streaming Music
7 3 (2.75%) Tandem
8 2 (1.83%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.92%) FMCG
9 1 (0.92%) iPhone
9 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.94%) Windows
2 3 (2.75%) Android
3 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.83%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (45.87%) MVC
2 37 (33.94%) TDD
3 29 (26.61%) Web Application Development
4 25 (22.94%) Dependency Injection
5 23 (21.10%) Scrum
6 20 (18.35%) MVVM
7 19 (17.43%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (15.60%) Kanban
8 17 (15.60%) OO
9 12 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (7.34%) OOP
11 7 (6.42%) Unit Testing
11 7 (6.42%) BDD
12 5 (4.59%) Domain-Driven Design
12 5 (4.59%) Content Management
13 3 (2.75%) Requirements Analysis
13 3 (2.75%) Web Development
13 3 (2.75%) Continuous Improvement
14 2 (1.83%) Multithreading
14 2 (1.83%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 105 (96.33%) C#
2 32 (29.36%) SQL
3 20 (18.35%) JavaScript
4 19 (17.43%) T-SQL
5 12 (11.01%) XAML
6 10 (9.17%) C
7 8 (7.34%) PowerShell
7 8 (7.34%) C++
8 5 (4.59%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.59%) Ruby
8 5 (4.59%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.75%) VBScript
9 3 (2.75%) Java
10 1 (0.92%) Perl
10 1 (0.92%) Python
10 1 (0.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (11.93%) MCP
1 13 (11.93%) MCAD
1 13 (11.93%) MCSD
1 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (11.93%) MCTS
2 3 (2.75%) Degree
3 2 (1.83%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) Nagios
Vendors
1 49 (44.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.50%) Google
3 5 (4.59%) Apple
3 5 (4.59%) Sony
3 5 (4.59%) Yahoo!
3 5 (4.59%) Facebook
4 4 (3.67%) Alterian
4 4 (3.67%) Sage
4 4 (3.67%) EPiServer
4 4 (3.67%) Sitecore
4 4 (3.67%) DevExpress
4 4 (3.67%) Ektron
Braintree, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Salary DOE plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 55k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wickford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 37k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 15 days ago