The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 65 45 79
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +34
Permanent jobs citing WCF 63 110 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.09% 5.40% 3.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.57% 15.99% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 63 107 62
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +12.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
832 688 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 40.86% 33.78% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 714 601 631
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WCF Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

WCF
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
St Albans -17 20 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Watford +6 16 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Harpenden -4 15 £42,500 -26.08% 3
Hemel Hempstead +11 7 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Waltham Cross - 2 £70,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City -5 1 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Broxbourne - 1 £47,500 -
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 121 (100.00%) C#
2 116 (95.87%) .NET
3 105 (86.78%) MVC
4 91 (75.21%) ASP.NET
4 91 (75.21%) ASP.NET Web API
5 87 (71.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 84 (69.42%) NoSQL
7 77 (63.64%) TDD
8 75 (61.98%) RESTful
8 75 (61.98%) SQL Server
9 71 (58.68%) BDD
10 69 (57.02%) .NET Framework
11 64 (52.89%) Web Application Development
11 64 (52.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 63 (52.07%) Agile Software Development
13 61 (50.41%) SQL Server 2014
13 61 (50.41%) Entity Framework
13 61 (50.41%) Node.js
14 60 (49.59%) Ruby
15 58 (47.93%) Git (software)
16 56 (46.28%) JavaScript
17 45 (37.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 41 (33.88%) SQL
18 41 (33.88%) T-SQL
19 40 (33.06%) HTML
20 38 (31.40%) jQuery
20 38 (31.40%) Multithreading
20 38 (31.40%) HTML5
21 37 (30.58%) Ajax
22 36 (29.75%) AngularJS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (4.96%) IIS
2 3 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.65%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.83%) CMS
4 1 (0.83%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.13%) Wireshark
2 4 (3.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (69.42%) NoSQL
2 75 (61.98%) SQL Server
3 61 (50.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 30 (24.79%) MongoDB
5 27 (22.31%) RavenDB
6 2 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 58 (47.93%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.09%) NUnit
3 10 (8.26%) TeamCity
4 6 (4.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (4.96%) Subversion
5 5 (4.13%) Fiddler
5 5 (4.13%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.13%) Moq
6 4 (3.31%) MSTest
6 4 (3.31%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (1.65%) JIRA
7 2 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.83%) FxCop
8 1 (0.83%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.83%) Selenium
8 1 (0.83%) StyleCop
8 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (8.26%) Music Industry
2 5 (4.13%) Games
3 4 (3.31%) Electronics
4 1 (0.83%) Finance
4 1 (0.83%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 119 (98.35%) Developer
2 111 (91.74%) .NET Developer
3 52 (42.98%) C# Developer
4 46 (38.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (33.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 28 (23.14%) Social Media Developer
7 27 (22.31%) ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (19.01%) Graduate
8 23 (19.01%) Graduate Developer
9 21 (17.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (17.36%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 21 (17.36%) Junior
9 21 (17.36%) Junior .NET Developer
9 21 (17.36%) Junior Developer
10 14 (11.57%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
10 14 (11.57%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (11.57%) Graduate C# Developer
10 14 (11.57%) Junior C# .NET Developer
10 14 (11.57%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (11.57%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (95.87%) .NET
2 91 (75.21%) ASP.NET
2 91 (75.21%) ASP.NET Web API
3 87 (71.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 75 (61.98%) RESTful
5 69 (57.02%) .NET Framework
6 64 (52.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 61 (50.41%) Entity Framework
7 61 (50.41%) Node.js
8 45 (37.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 40 (33.06%) HTML
10 38 (31.40%) HTML5
10 38 (31.40%) jQuery
11 37 (30.58%) Ajax
12 36 (29.75%) AngularJS
13 30 (24.79%) SignalR
14 29 (23.97%) Code First Entity Framework
14 29 (23.97%) RabbitMQ
15 20 (16.53%) KnockoutJS
15 20 (16.53%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.14%) BBC
1 28 (23.14%) Social Media
2 14 (11.57%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (7.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.31%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.65%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.65%) Physics
6 1 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.83%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (86.78%) MVC
2 77 (63.64%) TDD
3 71 (58.68%) BDD
4 64 (52.89%) Web Application Development
5 63 (52.07%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (31.40%) Multithreading
7 29 (23.97%) OO
8 13 (10.74%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (10.74%) Scrum
9 10 (8.26%) High Availability
9 10 (8.26%) Unit Testing
10 9 (7.44%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (6.61%) Re-Platforming
12 7 (5.79%) Kanban
12 7 (5.79%) Web Development
13 5 (4.13%) API Design
13 5 (4.13%) DevOps
14 4 (3.31%) MVVM
15 3 (2.48%) Low Latency
15 3 (2.48%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 121 (100.00%) C#
2 60 (49.59%) Ruby
3 56 (46.28%) JavaScript
4 41 (33.88%) SQL
4 41 (33.88%) T-SQL
5 20 (16.53%) VB.NET
6 16 (13.22%) TypeScript
6 16 (13.22%) VB
7 5 (4.13%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.13%) VBA
8 4 (3.31%) XAML
9 3 (2.48%) F#
10 1 (0.83%) C++
10 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (14.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) Kibana
Vendors
1 31 (25.62%) Google
2 28 (23.14%) Apple
2 28 (23.14%) Facebook
2 28 (23.14%) Sony
2 28 (23.14%) Yahoo!
3 7 (5.79%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.31%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.83%) Atlassian
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum To £40k (Depending on exp)
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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