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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 44 78 96
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +18
Permanent jobs citing WCF 105 67 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.83% 3.32% 2.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.37% 8.32% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 102 60 36
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
683 805 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.42% 39.89% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 591 615 641
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -1 41 £60,000 - 3
Harpenden - 24 £57,500 -
Watford +11 7 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Welwyn Garden City +2 4 £60,000 +93.54%
Stevenage - 4 £47,500 -
Borehamwood - 3 £32,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -2 2 £45,000 -8.16%
Letchworth - 2 £48,000 -
Broxbourne - 1 £45,000 - 1
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 230 (100.00%) C#
2 224 (97.39%) .NET
3 223 (96.96%) MVC
4 212 (92.17%) ASP.NET
5 188 (81.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 157 (68.26%) JavaScript
7 153 (66.52%) Agile Software Development
8 147 (63.91%) HTML
9 133 (57.83%) jQuery
10 130 (56.52%) ASP.NET Web API
11 125 (54.35%) TDD
12 118 (51.30%) CSS
13 115 (50.00%) SQL
14 106 (46.09%) SQL Server
15 102 (44.35%) HTML5
16 96 (41.74%) Ajax
17 94 (40.87%) Entity Framework
17 94 (40.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 93 (40.43%) .NET Framework
19 75 (32.61%) XML
20 73 (31.74%) Scrum
20 73 (31.74%) Git (software)
20 73 (31.74%) TeamCity
21 71 (30.87%) NUnit
22 70 (30.43%) Web Services
22 70 (30.43%) RESTful
23 69 (30.00%) BDD
23 69 (30.00%) T-SQL
24 68 (29.57%) NoSQL
24 68 (29.57%) AngularJS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 49 (21.30%) Node.js
2 35 (15.22%) NServiceBus
3 4 (1.74%) IIS
4 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.43%) CMS
5 1 (0.43%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 45 (19.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.74%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.74%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.78%) SaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.87%) Wireshark
2 7 (3.04%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.61%) LDAP
3 6 (2.61%) SNMP
4 1 (0.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (46.09%) SQL Server
2 68 (29.57%) NoSQL
3 54 (23.48%) SQL Server 2014
4 28 (12.17%) RavenDB
5 25 (10.87%) MongoDB
6 20 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (6.52%) Redis
8 13 (5.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.43%) MySQL
12 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 73 (31.74%) Git (software)
1 73 (31.74%) TeamCity
2 71 (30.87%) NUnit
3 40 (17.39%) Subversion
4 31 (13.48%) Selenium
5 29 (12.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (11.30%) JIRA
6 26 (11.30%) Moq
6 26 (11.30%) Rhino Mocks
7 25 (10.87%) Fiddler
8 20 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 17 (7.39%) Visual Studio
10 11 (4.78%) MSTest
11 8 (3.48%) Jenkins
12 7 (3.04%) NCover
13 6 (2.61%) CruiseControl
13 6 (2.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (1.74%) FxCop
14 4 (1.74%) NMock
14 4 (1.74%) StyleCop
General
1 36 (15.65%) Finance
2 10 (4.35%) Retail
3 7 (3.04%) Electronics
4 5 (2.17%) Games
4 5 (2.17%) Marketing
5 4 (1.74%) Law
5 4 (1.74%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.30%) Legal
6 3 (1.30%) Publishing
7 1 (0.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 212 (92.17%) Developer
2 166 (72.17%) .NET Developer
3 155 (67.39%) C# Developer
4 119 (51.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 92 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 87 (37.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 79 (34.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 54 (23.48%) C# Software Developer
9 53 (23.04%) .NET Software Developer
10 52 (22.61%) Senior Developer
11 47 (20.43%) Senior .NET Developer
11 47 (20.43%) Senior C# Developer
12 43 (18.70%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 43 (18.70%) Software Engineer
13 37 (16.09%) .NET Software Engineer
13 37 (16.09%) C# Software Engineer
13 37 (16.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 37 (16.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 33 (14.35%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
15 31 (13.48%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (97.39%) .NET
2 212 (92.17%) ASP.NET
3 188 (81.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 147 (63.91%) HTML
5 133 (57.83%) jQuery
6 130 (56.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 118 (51.30%) CSS
8 102 (44.35%) HTML5
9 96 (41.74%) Ajax
10 94 (40.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 94 (40.87%) Entity Framework
11 93 (40.43%) .NET Framework
12 75 (32.61%) XML
13 70 (30.43%) RESTful
13 70 (30.43%) Web Services
14 68 (29.57%) AngularJS
15 64 (27.83%) RabbitMQ
16 62 (26.96%) CSS3
17 46 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 44 (19.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.74%) Social Media
2 25 (10.87%) BBC
3 21 (9.13%) Mathematics
4 19 (8.26%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (6.52%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.74%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.74%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.74%) Physics
7 3 (1.30%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.30%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.30%) Streaming Music
7 3 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.87%) FMCG
9 1 (0.43%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.30%) Windows
2 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.43%) Unix
2 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (96.96%) MVC
2 153 (66.52%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (54.35%) TDD
4 73 (31.74%) Scrum
5 69 (30.00%) BDD
6 51 (22.17%) Web Application Development
7 49 (21.30%) Software Engineering
8 48 (20.87%) SOA
9 44 (19.13%) OOD
10 41 (17.83%) Multithreading
11 40 (17.39%) OO
12 36 (15.65%) Low Latency
13 35 (15.22%) Web Development
14 34 (14.78%) Unit Testing
15 33 (14.35%) Continuous Integration
15 33 (14.35%) Dependency Injection
15 33 (14.35%) Open Source
16 32 (13.91%) Mobile Development
17 31 (13.48%) Automated Testing
18 23 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 230 (100.00%) C#
2 157 (68.26%) JavaScript
3 115 (50.00%) SQL
4 69 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 46 (20.00%) Ruby
6 27 (11.74%) VB.NET
7 24 (10.43%) PowerShell
8 23 (10.00%) Objective-C
9 14 (6.09%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.48%) VB
10 8 (3.48%) VB6
11 5 (2.17%) PHP
12 4 (1.74%) VBScript
13 3 (1.30%) XPath
13 3 (1.30%) XQuery
14 2 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (17.39%) Degree
2 10 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 10 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.61%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.74%) NFS
2 3 (1.30%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 65 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.87%) Apple
2 25 (10.87%) Facebook
2 25 (10.87%) Google
2 25 (10.87%) Sony
2 25 (10.87%) Yahoo!
3 17 (7.39%) Oracle
4 9 (3.91%) Telerik
5 6 (2.61%) Perforce
6 4 (1.74%) Adobe
6 4 (1.74%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.43%) Xamarin
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