The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 19 12 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 5 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.81% 16.49% 2.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.13% 32.65% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 3
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
WCF
West Sussex

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 Gatwick region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 49 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 29.81% 50.52% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 47 37
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) DOM
1 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
1 5 (71.43%) Backbone.js
1 5 (71.43%) Ember.js
1 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) IIS
2 3 (42.86%) Google Maps API
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) Google
2 3 (42.86%) Facebook
2 3 (42.86%) Twitter
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) DOM
1 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
1 5 (71.43%) Backbone.js
1 5 (71.43%) Ember.js
1 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) Google Maps API
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Google
1 3 (42.86%) Facebook
1 3 (42.86%) Twitter