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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 54 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 21 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.85% 3.63% 5.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.77% 8.44% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 37
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £28,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
364 225 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 49.39% 43.02% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 327 208 261
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 18 December 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Guildford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 36 (100.00%) C#
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (86.11%) ASP.NET
4 24 (66.67%) CSS
5 23 (63.89%) .NET Framework
5 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
6 22 (61.11%) MVC
7 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
8 19 (52.78%) TDD
8 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (50.00%) HTML
10 16 (44.44%) Oracle
10 16 (44.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 14 (38.89%) jQuery
12 13 (36.11%) WF
12 13 (36.11%) Web Development
12 13 (36.11%) Ajax
12 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
12 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (36.11%) Finance
13 12 (33.33%) Windows
13 12 (33.33%) MySQL
13 12 (33.33%) WebDriver
13 12 (33.33%) NUnit
14 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 10 (27.78%) WPF
15 10 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
16 9 (25.00%) User Stories
16 9 (25.00%) Dapper ORM

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.78%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (33.33%) MySQL
3 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.11%) Big Data
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.33%) Star Schema
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
2 12 (33.33%) NUnit
2 12 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.33%) Selenium
4 2 (5.56%) Subversion
5 1 (2.78%) JIRA
5 1 (2.78%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.78%) MSTest
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Developer
2 27 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 24 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 24 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (52.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Mid-Level C# Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.33%) C# Programmer
7 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Programmer
7 3 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (5.56%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (86.11%) ASP.NET
3 24 (66.67%) CSS
4 23 (63.89%) .NET Framework
5 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (50.00%) HTML
7 16 (44.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 14 (38.89%) jQuery
9 13 (36.11%) Ajax
9 13 (36.11%) WF
10 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 10 (27.78%) WPF
11 10 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (25.00%) Dapper ORM
13 8 (22.22%) XHTML
14 7 (19.44%) Web Services
15 4 (11.11%) XML
15 4 (11.11%) NHibernate
15 4 (11.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
15 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Data Structures
1 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.78%) Chemistry
3 1 (2.78%) Biology
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Life Science
3 1 (2.78%) Open Source
3 1 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (61.11%) MVC
3 19 (52.78%) TDD
4 13 (36.11%) Web Development
5 9 (25.00%) Scrum
5 9 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 9 (25.00%) User Stories
6 8 (22.22%) OO
7 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 6 (16.67%) BDD
8 5 (13.89%) MVVM
9 4 (11.11%) UML
9 4 (11.11%) Data Management
9 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 4 (11.11%) OOD
10 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (8.33%) DSDM
10 3 (8.33%) Information Security
10 3 (8.33%) Workflow
10 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.11%) MATLAB
4 3 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.78%) VC++
6 1 (2.78%) XQuery
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) MCP
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Sybase
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe