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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 78 62 32
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -30
Permanent jobs citing WCF 67 72 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.83% 3.63% 6.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.51% 8.47% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 59 67 205
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
787 850 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.29% 42.86% 39.38%
Number of salaries quoted 682 756 1036
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 +5 41 £46,250 -2.63% 4
Hertford - 7 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -2 5 £47,500 +46.15%
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £45,000 -
Potters Bar -7 2 £35,000 -
Borehamwood - 1 £47,500 - 1
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 142 (99.30%) .NET
2 131 (91.61%) C#
3 130 (90.91%) ASP.NET
4 118 (82.52%) MVC
5 104 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 103 (72.03%) Agile Software Development
7 97 (67.83%) SQL Server
8 84 (58.74%) TDD
9 65 (45.45%) OO
10 62 (43.36%) Web Application Development
11 61 (42.66%) CSS
12 60 (41.96%) HTML
12 60 (41.96%) JavaScript
13 57 (39.86%) BDD
14 53 (37.06%) SQL
15 51 (35.66%) jQuery
16 44 (30.77%) Microsoft
17 39 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 37 (25.87%) Scrum
19 36 (25.17%) Git (software)
20 34 (23.78%) SQL Server 2012
21 33 (23.08%) .NET Framework
22 31 (21.68%) NUnit
23 29 (20.28%) Web Services
24 28 (19.58%) Software Engineering
24 28 (19.58%) ASP.NET Web API
25 27 (18.88%) CSS3
25 27 (18.88%) Games
25 27 (18.88%) NHibernate
26 26 (18.18%) Internet

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 24 (16.78%) Node.js
2 20 (13.99%) IIS
3 14 (9.79%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.59%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.10%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.10%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (2.10%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.10%) JBoss
5 3 (2.10%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (14.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (18.18%) Internet
2 4 (2.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (67.83%) SQL Server
2 34 (23.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (16.78%) NoSQL
4 12 (8.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.20%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.10%) DB2
6 3 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.70%) Big Data
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (25.17%) Git (software)
2 31 (21.68%) NUnit
3 23 (16.08%) Visual Studio
4 21 (14.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (11.19%) Subversion
6 15 (10.49%) Selenium
6 15 (10.49%) TeamCity
7 12 (8.39%) CruiseControl
8 11 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 11 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (6.29%) Rhino Mocks
10 7 (4.90%) Moq
11 5 (3.50%) Jenkins
11 5 (3.50%) SpecFlow
12 3 (2.10%) Hudson
13 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Blend
14 1 (0.70%) JIRA
14 1 (0.70%) MSBuild
14 1 (0.70%) FxCop
14 1 (0.70%) StyleCop
General
1 27 (18.88%) Games
2 7 (4.90%) Marketing
2 7 (4.90%) Finance
3 5 (3.50%) Retail
4 1 (0.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 143 (100.00%) Developer
2 104 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 37 (25.87%) C# Developer
4 28 (19.58%) Senior Developer
5 22 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (13.29%) Software Developer
7 16 (11.19%) Senior .NET Developer
8 11 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
9 9 (6.29%) Senior Software Developer
10 8 (5.59%) Software Engineer
10 8 (5.59%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (5.59%) .NET Software Engineer
11 6 (4.20%) Designer
11 6 (4.20%) Web Developer
12 5 (3.50%) .NET Software Developer
13 4 (2.80%) Agile .NET Developer
13 4 (2.80%) C# Software Developer
13 4 (2.80%) .NET Web Developer
13 4 (2.80%) Senior Software Engineer
13 4 (2.80%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (99.30%) .NET
2 130 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 104 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 61 (42.66%) CSS
5 60 (41.96%) HTML
6 51 (35.66%) jQuery
7 39 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 33 (23.08%) .NET Framework
9 29 (20.28%) Web Services
10 28 (19.58%) ASP.NET Web API
11 27 (18.88%) CSS3
11 27 (18.88%) NHibernate
12 26 (18.18%) XML
12 26 (18.18%) RESTful
13 23 (16.08%) HTML5
13 23 (16.08%) Silverlight
14 22 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 20 (13.99%) Ajax
16 18 (12.59%) Razor View Engine
17 16 (11.19%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.78%) BBC
1 24 (16.78%) Social Media
2 14 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.59%) Tandem
5 5 (3.50%) N-Tier
5 5 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.50%) Kindle
6 2 (1.40%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.59%) Windows
2 3 (2.10%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (2.10%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.40%) Android
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (82.52%) MVC
2 103 (72.03%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (58.74%) TDD
4 65 (45.45%) OO
5 62 (43.36%) Web Application Development
6 57 (39.86%) BDD
7 37 (25.87%) Scrum
8 28 (19.58%) Software Engineering
9 26 (18.18%) CQRS
9 26 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
10 20 (13.99%) OOD
10 20 (13.99%) SOA
11 14 (9.79%) Web Development
12 12 (8.39%) MVVM
13 10 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (6.99%) Waterfall
14 9 (6.29%) Unit Testing
15 8 (5.59%) OOP
16 7 (4.90%) E-business
17 6 (4.20%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 131 (91.61%) C#
2 60 (41.96%) JavaScript
3 53 (37.06%) SQL
4 24 (16.78%) Ruby
5 11 (7.69%) VB
6 9 (6.29%) VB.NET
6 9 (6.29%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.20%) Objective-C
7 6 (4.20%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.50%) Java
9 4 (2.80%) C++
10 3 (2.10%) PHP
11 2 (1.40%) C
11 2 (1.40%) VB6
12 1 (0.70%) X++
12 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (11.89%) Degree
2 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.99%) QA
2 5 (3.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 44 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 25 (17.48%) Oracle
3 24 (16.78%) Apple
3 24 (16.78%) Sony
3 24 (16.78%) Yahoo!
3 24 (16.78%) Google
3 24 (16.78%) Facebook
4 3 (2.10%) Temenos
4 3 (2.10%) IBM
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