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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 60 72 78
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 81 92 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.07% 3.81% 3.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.02% 10.36% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 78 91 72
Median salary £44,000 £50,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +36.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
622 888 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.26% 36.82% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 565 753 753
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 2016.

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 31 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +5 33 £42,500 -29.16% 3
Harpenden -4 12 £44,500 -19.09% 1
Welwyn Garden City +9 10 £40,000 - 1
Watford +21 9 £55,000 +46.66%
Letchworth -1 5 £40,000 -
Stevenage -5 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Hemel Hempstead +15 3 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Broxbourne -10 1 £42,500 -8.10%
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, 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.

1 135 (97.83%) C#
2 133 (96.38%) .NET
3 112 (81.16%) MVC
4 111 (80.43%) ASP.NET
5 85 (61.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 78 (56.52%) SQL Server
7 76 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
8 73 (52.90%) ASP.NET Web API
9 64 (46.38%) RESTful
10 63 (45.65%) TDD
11 60 (43.48%) jQuery
12 57 (41.30%) JavaScript
13 54 (39.13%) HTML
13 54 (39.13%) Git (software)
14 53 (38.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 51 (36.96%) BDD
16 48 (34.78%) NoSQL
16 48 (34.78%) CSS
17 46 (33.33%) .NET Framework
18 44 (31.88%) SQL
19 43 (31.16%) Entity Framework
19 43 (31.16%) Node.js
20 42 (30.43%) SQL Server 2014
21 41 (29.71%) Web Application Development
21 41 (29.71%) AngularJS
21 41 (29.71%) Ruby
22 39 (28.26%) Ajax
23 36 (26.09%) Web Services
24 34 (24.64%) Degree
25 29 (21.01%) T-SQL

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 9 (6.52%) IIS
1 9 (6.52%) NServiceBus
2 4 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (9.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.35%) Wireshark
2 4 (2.90%) LDAP
2 4 (2.90%) SNMP
2 4 (2.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 48 (34.78%) NoSQL
3 42 (30.43%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (7.97%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (6.52%) MySQL
7 8 (5.80%) MongoDB
7 8 (5.80%) RavenDB
8 7 (5.07%) Redis
9 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.72%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 54 (39.13%) Git (software)
2 21 (15.22%) NUnit
2 21 (15.22%) TeamCity
3 16 (11.59%) Subversion
4 12 (8.70%) Visual Studio
5 11 (7.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (5.07%) JIRA
8 6 (4.35%) CruiseControl
8 6 (4.35%) Fiddler
8 6 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (2.90%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.90%) Selenium
10 2 (1.45%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.45%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.45%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.45%) Moq
10 2 (1.45%) Protractor
10 2 (1.45%) WATIR
10 2 (1.45%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (13.04%) Finance
2 7 (5.07%) Retail
3 5 (3.62%) Legal
3 5 (3.62%) Publishing
4 3 (2.17%) Electronics
5 1 (0.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 134 (97.10%) Developer
2 97 (70.29%) .NET Developer
3 75 (54.35%) C# Developer
4 47 (34.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (18.84%) Social Media Developer
6 22 (15.94%) ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 18 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (12.32%) WCF Developer
10 15 (10.87%) C# WCF Developer
10 15 (10.87%) Graduate
10 15 (10.87%) Graduate Developer
11 11 (7.97%) Software Engineer
12 10 (7.25%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 10 (7.25%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
12 10 (7.25%) Graduate C# Developer
12 10 (7.25%) Junior
12 10 (7.25%) Junior .NET Developer
12 10 (7.25%) Junior C# Developer
12 10 (7.25%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (96.38%) .NET
2 111 (80.43%) ASP.NET
3 85 (61.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 73 (52.90%) ASP.NET Web API
5 64 (46.38%) RESTful
6 60 (43.48%) jQuery
7 54 (39.13%) HTML
8 53 (38.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 48 (34.78%) CSS
10 46 (33.33%) .NET Framework
11 43 (31.16%) Entity Framework
11 43 (31.16%) Node.js
12 41 (29.71%) AngularJS
13 39 (28.26%) Ajax
14 36 (26.09%) Web Services
15 29 (21.01%) HTML5
16 28 (20.29%) SOAP
17 26 (18.84%) WPF
18 25 (18.12%) REST
19 22 (15.94%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.84%) BBC
1 26 (18.84%) Social Media
2 24 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 18 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (7.97%) Mathematics
5 8 (5.80%) Mobile App
5 8 (5.80%) Smartphone
6 5 (3.62%) Physics
7 2 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (81.16%) MVC
2 76 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (45.65%) TDD
4 51 (36.96%) BDD
5 41 (29.71%) Web Application Development
6 28 (20.29%) OO
7 22 (15.94%) Scrum
8 21 (15.22%) Software Engineering
9 16 (11.59%) Web Development
10 15 (10.87%) Multithreading
11 12 (8.70%) Low Latency
11 12 (8.70%) OOD
12 11 (7.97%) Unit Testing
13 10 (7.25%) Analytics
13 10 (7.25%) MVVM
13 10 (7.25%) Risk Analytics
14 9 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (6.52%) Dependency Injection
14 9 (6.52%) SOLID
15 8 (5.80%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 135 (97.83%) C#
2 57 (41.30%) JavaScript
3 44 (31.88%) SQL
4 41 (29.71%) Ruby
5 29 (21.01%) T-SQL
6 18 (13.04%) VB.NET
7 7 (5.07%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.07%) VB
8 6 (4.35%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.62%) VBA
10 4 (2.90%) VB6
11 2 (1.45%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.45%) XAML
12 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (24.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.45%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (18.84%) Apple
1 26 (18.84%) Facebook
1 26 (18.84%) Google
1 26 (18.84%) Sony
1 26 (18.84%) Yahoo!
2 25 (18.12%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.80%) Oracle
4 4 (2.90%) Perforce
5 1 (0.72%) Atlassian
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago