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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 44 84 57
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -27
Permanent jobs citing WCF 48 20 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.99% 1.59% 3.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.74% 4.48% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 46 19 53
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,000 £65,000
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
409 446 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 42.52% 35.37% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 342 369 487
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 £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 May 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 30 May 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
Colchester +10 12 £38,000 +68.88% 1
Basildon - 10 £52,500 - 2
Chelmsford - 7 £70,000 -
Dunmow - 3 £26,000 - 1
Wickford - 3 £35,000 - 1
Southend-on-Sea -4 1 £37,500 -21.05%
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 97 (100.00%) C#
2 96 (98.97%) .NET
3 73 (75.26%) MVC
4 71 (73.20%) ASP.NET
5 60 (61.86%) SQL
6 51 (52.58%) .NET Framework
7 49 (50.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 48 (49.48%) SQL Server
9 47 (48.45%) WPF
10 44 (45.36%) Entity Framework
11 40 (41.24%) Web Development
12 38 (39.18%) TDD
13 37 (38.14%) JavaScript
14 35 (36.08%) Finance
15 34 (35.05%) HTML
15 34 (35.05%) CSS
16 29 (29.90%) Microsoft
16 29 (29.90%) AngularJS
17 28 (28.87%) T-SQL
18 24 (24.74%) Ajax
18 24 (24.74%) Computer Science
19 23 (23.71%) Team Foundation Server
19 23 (23.71%) Visual Studio
20 20 (20.62%) Web Services
20 20 (20.62%) Rhino Mocks
21 18 (18.56%) Unit Testing
21 18 (18.56%) Windows
21 18 (18.56%) OOP
21 18 (18.56%) Enterprise Software
22 17 (17.53%) Unity DI Container

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 11 (11.34%) Umbraco
2 3 (3.09%) CMS
2 3 (3.09%) Node.js
3 1 (1.03%) Content Management Server
3 1 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS Office
2 1 (1.03%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (49.48%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (12.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (3.09%) MySQL
5 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (23.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 23 (23.71%) Visual Studio
2 20 (20.62%) Rhino Mocks
3 17 (17.53%) Moq
3 17 (17.53%) MSTest
3 17 (17.53%) NUnit
4 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 35 (36.08%) Finance
2 4 (4.12%) Banking
3 3 (3.09%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 88 (90.72%) Developer
2 61 (62.89%) C# Developer
3 53 (54.64%) .NET Developer
4 35 (36.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (34.02%) Web Developer
6 31 (31.96%) ASP.NET Developer
6 31 (31.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (25.77%) .NET Web Developer
7 25 (25.77%) C# Web Developer
8 16 (16.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 16 (16.49%) SQL Developer
9 12 (12.37%) HTML Developer
9 12 (12.37%) SQL Server Developer
10 8 (8.25%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (8.25%) Senior Developer
11 6 (6.19%) Analyst
11 6 (6.19%) Graduate
11 6 (6.19%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (6.19%) Senior C# Developer
11 6 (6.19%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (98.97%) .NET
2 71 (73.20%) ASP.NET
3 51 (52.58%) .NET Framework
4 49 (50.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 47 (48.45%) WPF
6 44 (45.36%) Entity Framework
7 34 (35.05%) CSS
7 34 (35.05%) HTML
8 29 (29.90%) AngularJS
9 24 (24.74%) Ajax
10 20 (20.62%) Web Services
11 17 (17.53%) Unity DI Container
12 16 (16.49%) Silverlight
13 13 (13.40%) jQuery
13 13 (13.40%) XML
14 11 (11.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 10 (10.31%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (10.31%) WinForms
16 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 5 (5.15%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.74%) Computer Science
2 18 (18.56%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.12%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (4.12%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.12%) SWIFT
4 3 (3.09%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.09%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (75.26%) MVC
2 40 (41.24%) Web Development
3 38 (39.18%) TDD
4 18 (18.56%) OOP
4 18 (18.56%) Unit Testing
5 17 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (17.53%) Dependency Injection
6 14 (14.43%) SOA
7 12 (12.37%) OOD
7 12 (12.37%) SDLC
8 10 (10.31%) Refactoring
8 10 (10.31%) Scrum
8 10 (10.31%) Web Application Development
9 9 (9.28%) Technical Analysis
10 8 (8.25%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (7.22%) Kanban
12 6 (6.19%) BDD
12 6 (6.19%) MVVM
12 6 (6.19%) System Testing
13 5 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 97 (100.00%) C#
2 60 (61.86%) SQL
3 37 (38.14%) JavaScript
4 28 (28.87%) T-SQL
5 13 (13.40%) XAML
6 10 (10.31%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.12%) VB
8 3 (3.09%) Ruby
9 1 (1.03%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) MCSD
1 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.12%) Degree
3 2 (2.06%) MCAD
3 2 (2.06%) MCP
4 1 (1.03%) MCPD
4 1 (1.03%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 29 (29.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.03%) DevExpress
Basildon, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wickford
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Dunmow, Essex
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago