The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 57 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 15 48 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.46% 6.18% 10.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.53% 11.71% 21.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 78
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £39,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
Surrey

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 Guildford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
331 410 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 54.26% 52.77% 48.62%
Number of salaries quoted 299 374 350
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

WCF
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

WCF Salary Trend in Guildford

WCF
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Guildford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 35 (97.22%) .NET
2 32 (88.89%) C#
3 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 24 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 24 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (58.33%) TDD
5 21 (58.33%) MVC
6 20 (55.56%) Software Engineering
6 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
8 17 (47.22%) CSS
8 17 (47.22%) jQuery
9 15 (41.67%) Web Development
9 15 (41.67%) Ajax
10 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
10 14 (38.89%) Windows
10 14 (38.89%) NUnit
10 14 (38.89%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (33.33%) WPF
11 12 (33.33%) MVVM
11 12 (33.33%) HTML
12 11 (30.56%) OOD
12 11 (30.56%) OO
13 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
13 10 (27.78%) Scrum
14 9 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 9 (25.00%) CSS3
14 9 (25.00%) HTML5

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (13.89%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (16.67%) MySQL
5 4 (11.11%) Big Data
6 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) NUnit
2 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) .NET Developer
3 15 (41.67%) Software Engineer
4 12 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 11 (30.56%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (30.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (27.78%) Senior Developer
6 10 (27.78%) .NET Software Engineer
6 10 (27.78%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 9 (25.00%) Programmer
8 8 (22.22%) Analyst Programmer
8 8 (22.22%) Analyst
8 8 (22.22%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 8 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (22.22%) Developer Analyst
8 8 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (22.22%) Senior Programmer
8 8 (22.22%) .NET Programmer
8 8 (22.22%) Senior .NET Analyst Programmer
8 8 (22.22%) Senior .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (97.22%) .NET
2 24 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 24 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (47.22%) jQuery
4 17 (47.22%) CSS
5 15 (41.67%) Ajax
6 14 (38.89%) KnockoutJS
7 12 (33.33%) WPF
7 12 (33.33%) HTML
8 9 (25.00%) HTML5
8 9 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 9 (25.00%) CSS3
9 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (22.22%) SOAP
9 8 (22.22%) XML
10 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 6 (16.67%) Dapper ORM
11 6 (16.67%) Web Services
12 5 (13.89%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) CCTV
2 1 (2.78%) Chemistry
2 1 (2.78%) Biology
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Life Science
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) TDD
2 21 (58.33%) MVC
3 20 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 15 (41.67%) Web Development
5 12 (33.33%) MVVM
6 11 (30.56%) OO
6 11 (30.56%) OOD
7 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
7 10 (27.78%) Scrum
8 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
9 6 (16.67%) BDD
9 6 (16.67%) User Stories
10 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
10 5 (13.89%) UML
11 4 (11.11%) Data Management
11 4 (11.11%) Automated Testing
11 4 (11.11%) Black-Box Testing
12 2 (5.56%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) C#
2 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.89%) SQL
4 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 4 (11.11%) MATLAB
5 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.56%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) VC++
6 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) ISEB
1 4 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
1 4 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Telerik
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