The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 72 90 62
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -28
Permanent jobs citing WCF 68 40 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.34% 2.08% 4.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.54% 5.40% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63 36 108
Average salary £49,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
WCF
East of England

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
796 741 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 39.12% 38.61% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 612 618 883
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,559 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

WCF
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Albans - 45 £60,000 - 4
Welwyn Garden City -10 10 £31,750 -9.28% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £49,000 -
Watford -12 3 £50,000 +53.84% 3
Potters Bar -3 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Stevenage - 1 £37,500 - 1
Borehamwood - 1 £47,500 -
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 136 (99.27%) .NET
2 132 (96.35%) C#
3 119 (86.86%) MVC
4 114 (83.21%) ASP.NET
5 107 (78.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 103 (75.18%) Agile Software Development
7 91 (66.42%) TDD
8 90 (65.69%) SQL Server
9 62 (45.26%) CSS
9 62 (45.26%) OO
10 61 (44.53%) HTML
10 61 (44.53%) JavaScript
11 58 (42.34%) jQuery
11 58 (42.34%) BDD
12 55 (40.15%) Web Application Development
13 53 (38.69%) Microsoft
14 52 (37.96%) SQL
15 43 (31.39%) MS Excel
16 39 (28.47%) Scrum
17 38 (27.74%) Ajax
17 38 (27.74%) Git (software)
18 36 (26.28%) CSS3
18 36 (26.28%) NUnit
19 34 (24.82%) SOA
19 34 (24.82%) Oracle
20 33 (24.09%) HTML5
21 32 (23.36%) ASP.NET Web API
21 32 (23.36%) OOD
21 32 (23.36%) Software Engineering
22 31 (22.63%) Selenium

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 30 (21.90%) SharePoint
2 26 (18.98%) Node.js
3 13 (9.49%) IIS
4 12 (8.76%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.19%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.19%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.19%) JBoss
6 2 (1.46%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.73%) CMS
Applications
1 43 (31.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (21.17%) Internet
2 4 (2.92%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.46%) DNS
3 2 (1.46%) SMTP
3 2 (1.46%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (65.69%) SQL Server
2 26 (18.98%) NoSQL
3 13 (9.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (7.30%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.65%) Big Data
7 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.19%) DB2
7 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (27.74%) Git (software)
2 36 (26.28%) NUnit
3 31 (22.63%) Selenium
3 31 (22.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (22.63%) TeamCity
4 21 (15.33%) Visual Studio
5 12 (8.76%) Subversion
6 11 (8.03%) CruiseControl
6 11 (8.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (8.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (3.65%) Moq
8 3 (2.19%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.19%) Hudson
9 2 (1.46%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (1.46%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.73%) JIRA
10 1 (0.73%) FxCop
10 1 (0.73%) StyleCop
General
1 29 (21.17%) Games
2 12 (8.76%) Finance
3 5 (3.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.73%) Front Office
4 1 (0.73%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 131 (95.62%) Developer
2 106 (77.37%) .NET Developer
3 53 (38.69%) C# Developer
4 41 (29.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (23.36%) Senior Developer
6 27 (19.71%) Senior .NET Developer
7 22 (16.06%) Senior C# Developer
8 17 (12.41%) Software Developer
8 17 (12.41%) Software Engineer
8 17 (12.41%) C# Software Engineer
9 16 (11.68%) C# Web Developer
9 16 (11.68%) .NET Software Engineer
9 16 (11.68%) Web Developer
10 15 (10.95%) Senior Software Developer
11 14 (10.22%) .NET Web Developer
12 13 (9.49%) C# Software Developer
12 13 (9.49%) .NET Software Developer
13 12 (8.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (8.03%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
14 11 (8.03%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (99.27%) .NET
2 114 (83.21%) ASP.NET
3 107 (78.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 62 (45.26%) CSS
5 61 (44.53%) HTML
6 58 (42.34%) jQuery
7 38 (27.74%) Ajax
8 36 (26.28%) CSS3
9 33 (24.09%) HTML5
10 32 (23.36%) ASP.NET Web API
11 31 (22.63%) .NET Framework
12 30 (21.90%) Silverlight
12 30 (21.90%) XML
13 29 (21.17%) XSLT
14 26 (18.98%) RESTful
15 20 (14.60%) WebSockets
16 19 (13.87%) Web Services
17 16 (11.68%) NHibernate
18 15 (10.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 14 (10.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.98%) Social Media
1 26 (18.98%) BBC
2 19 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.22%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.65%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.65%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.19%) W3C
6 3 (2.19%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.73%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.73%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.14%) Windows
2 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (86.86%) MVC
2 103 (75.18%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (66.42%) TDD
4 62 (45.26%) OO
5 58 (42.34%) BDD
6 55 (40.15%) Web Application Development
7 39 (28.47%) Scrum
8 34 (24.82%) SOA
9 32 (23.36%) OOD
9 32 (23.36%) Software Engineering
10 27 (19.71%) Domain-Driven Design
10 27 (19.71%) CQRS
11 21 (15.33%) Web Development
12 20 (14.60%) Multithreading
12 20 (14.60%) Low Latency
13 14 (10.22%) MVVM
14 8 (5.84%) E-business
15 6 (4.38%) Continuous Integration
16 5 (3.65%) Information Management
16 5 (3.65%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 132 (96.35%) C#
2 61 (44.53%) JavaScript
3 52 (37.96%) SQL
4 27 (19.71%) Ruby
5 22 (16.06%) PL/SQL
6 20 (14.60%) Objective-C
7 5 (3.65%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.92%) Java
9 1 (0.73%) PHP
9 1 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (15.33%) Degree
2 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.76%) QA
Vendors
1 53 (38.69%) Microsoft
2 34 (24.82%) Oracle
3 26 (18.98%) Facebook
3 26 (18.98%) Yahoo!
3 26 (18.98%) Google
3 26 (18.98%) Apple
3 26 (18.98%) Sony
4 3 (2.19%) Temenos
4 3 (2.19%) IBM
St. Albans
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + healthcare, Microsoft Certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £25000 - £34000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Radlett, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £45000 per annum - shares, pension, medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago