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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 80 74 94
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs citing WCF 78 81 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.29% 3.10% 2.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.98% 8.93% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 77 77 50
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
869 907 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.60% 34.76% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 721 782 724
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -4 52 £60,000 +71.42% 7
Watford 0 12 £37,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £40,000 -
Broxbourne - 2 £45,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City -16 1 - - 1
Berkhamsted - 1 £45,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £40,000 -
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 165 (98.21%) C#
1 165 (98.21%) .NET
2 141 (83.93%) ASP.NET
3 137 (81.55%) MVC
4 134 (79.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 128 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
6 118 (70.24%) SQL Server
7 115 (68.45%) TDD
8 79 (47.02%) SQL
9 77 (45.83%) Microsoft
10 70 (41.67%) JavaScript
10 70 (41.67%) HTML
11 66 (39.29%) CSS
11 66 (39.29%) Web Application Development
12 63 (37.50%) jQuery
12 63 (37.50%) OO
13 59 (35.12%) Windows
13 59 (35.12%) Scrum
14 54 (32.14%) BDD
15 53 (31.55%) NUnit
16 52 (30.95%) Ajax
16 52 (30.95%) MS Excel
17 49 (29.17%) SOA
17 49 (29.17%) HTML5
18 46 (27.38%) CSS3
18 46 (27.38%) XSLT
19 45 (26.79%) XML
20 44 (26.19%) Team Foundation Server
21 43 (25.60%) ASP.NET Web API
21 43 (25.60%) OOD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 40 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 27 (16.07%) Node.js
3 12 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (5.95%) IIS
5 2 (1.19%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.60%) Kentico
Applications
1 52 (30.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.67%) Internet
2 4 (2.38%) Firewall
3 2 (1.19%) IMAP
3 2 (1.19%) SMTP
3 2 (1.19%) HTTP
3 2 (1.19%) DNS
4 1 (0.60%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (70.24%) SQL Server
2 27 (16.07%) NoSQL
3 11 (6.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.98%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 53 (31.55%) NUnit
2 44 (26.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (23.81%) TeamCity
4 39 (23.21%) Selenium
5 36 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 16 (9.52%) Visual Studio
7 13 (7.74%) Rhino Mocks
8 12 (7.14%) Moq
8 12 (7.14%) MSTest
9 9 (5.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (5.36%) CruiseControl
9 9 (5.36%) Subversion
10 8 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.19%) NuGet
12 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.60%) NSubstitute
12 1 (0.60%) JIRA
12 1 (0.60%) ReSharper
General
1 26 (15.48%) Games
2 15 (8.93%) Finance
3 4 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.79%) Electronics
4 3 (1.79%) Multimedia
4 3 (1.79%) Marketing
5 2 (1.19%) Retail
5 2 (1.19%) Back Office
6 1 (0.60%) Front Office
6 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.60%) Banking
Job Titles
1 152 (90.48%) Developer
2 121 (72.02%) .NET Developer
3 66 (39.29%) C# Developer
4 46 (27.38%) Senior Developer
4 46 (27.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (26.19%) Senior .NET Developer
6 40 (23.81%) Senior C# Developer
7 28 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 26 (15.48%) Software Engineer
8 26 (15.48%) Web Developer
9 23 (13.69%) C# Software Engineer
9 23 (13.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (13.10%) C# Web Developer
11 21 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
12 20 (11.90%) .NET Web Developer
13 19 (11.31%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
13 19 (11.31%) Senior C# Software Engineer
13 19 (11.31%) Senior Web Developer
13 19 (11.31%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (98.21%) .NET
2 141 (83.93%) ASP.NET
3 134 (79.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 70 (41.67%) HTML
5 66 (39.29%) CSS
6 63 (37.50%) jQuery
7 52 (30.95%) Ajax
8 49 (29.17%) HTML5
9 46 (27.38%) CSS3
9 46 (27.38%) XSLT
10 45 (26.79%) XML
11 43 (25.60%) ASP.NET Web API
12 39 (23.21%) WinForms
12 39 (23.21%) WebSockets
12 39 (23.21%) Silverlight
13 27 (16.07%) RESTful
14 26 (15.48%) WPF
14 26 (15.48%) .NET Framework
15 20 (11.90%) Entity Framework
16 19 (11.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.48%) BBC
1 26 (15.48%) Social Media
2 17 (10.12%) Mathematics
3 15 (8.93%) Computer Science
4 13 (7.74%) Inversion of Control
4 13 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.98%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.38%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.79%) W3C
8 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.19%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.19%) EPoS
9 1 (0.60%) Replication
9 1 (0.60%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.60%) FMCG
9 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.60%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 59 (35.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (81.55%) MVC
2 128 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (68.45%) TDD
4 66 (39.29%) Web Application Development
5 63 (37.50%) OO
6 59 (35.12%) Scrum
7 54 (32.14%) BDD
8 49 (29.17%) SOA
9 43 (25.60%) OOD
10 41 (24.40%) Multithreading
10 41 (24.40%) Mobile Development
11 39 (23.21%) Low Latency
11 39 (23.21%) Web Development
12 35 (20.83%) Software Engineering
13 28 (16.67%) MVVM
14 26 (15.48%) CQRS
14 26 (15.48%) Domain-Driven Design
14 26 (15.48%) Open Source
15 16 (9.52%) Kanban
16 15 (8.93%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 165 (98.21%) C#
2 79 (47.02%) SQL
3 70 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 39 (23.21%) PL/SQL
4 39 (23.21%) Objective-C
5 27 (16.07%) Ruby
6 14 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.38%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.79%) XAML
8 3 (1.79%) Java
9 2 (1.19%) C
10 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 41 (24.40%) Oracle
3 26 (15.48%) Facebook
3 26 (15.48%) Apple
3 26 (15.48%) Sony
3 26 (15.48%) Yahoo!
3 26 (15.48%) Google
4 2 (1.19%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.60%) Atlassian
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 30k + pension, 22 days and more
Posted: 18 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
St. Albans
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago