The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Gatwick region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 28 19 40
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Permanent jobs citing WCF 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.80% 1.03% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.00% 4.76% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +26.98%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 21 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 46.73% 21.65% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 47 21 69
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
West Sussex

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

WCF
Salary Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Gatwick region.

WCF Salary Trend in Gatwick

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) XML
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (82.35%) Visual Studio
3 13 (76.47%) C++
3 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 13 (76.47%) T-SQL
3 13 (76.47%) SOAP
3 13 (76.47%) Web Services
3 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 13 (76.47%) OO
3 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (76.47%) TDD
3 13 (76.47%) .NET Framework
3 13 (76.47%) WPF
3 13 (76.47%) C++/CLI
3 13 (76.47%) REST
3 13 (76.47%) Relational Database
4 10 (58.82%) Jenkins
4 10 (58.82%) MSBuild
4 10 (58.82%) Rational DOORS
4 10 (58.82%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (58.82%) Atlassian
4 10 (58.82%) JIRA
4 10 (58.82%) Subversion
4 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
4 10 (58.82%) HP
4 10 (58.82%) Windows XP
4 10 (58.82%) IBM

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) Relational Database
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Visual Studio
2 10 (58.82%) Jenkins
2 10 (58.82%) MSBuild
2 10 (58.82%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (58.82%) JIRA
2 10 (58.82%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) XML
2 13 (76.47%) SOAP
2 13 (76.47%) Web Services
2 13 (76.47%) .NET Framework
2 13 (76.47%) WPF
2 13 (76.47%) REST
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (23.53%) WinForms
3 4 (23.53%) XSLT
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) OO
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (76.47%) TDD
2 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (76.47%) C++
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) T-SQL
2 13 (76.47%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) Atlassian
2 10 (58.82%) HP
2 10 (58.82%) IBM