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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 63 86 66
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Permanent jobs citing WCF 89 57 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.23% 2.51% 3.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.22% 6.52% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 79 48 92
Average salary £49,000 £37,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.43% -22.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
793 874 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 37.73% 38.54% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 653 722 802
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 £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 44 £60,000 +71.42% 6
Watford +2 11 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Welwyn Garden City -9 11 £30,250 -34.59%
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £49,000 -
Welwyn - 4 £28,250 -
Kings Langley - 2 £45,000 - 1
Radlett - 2 £47,500 -
Waltham Cross - 1 £45,000 - 1
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 156 (99.36%) .NET
2 154 (98.09%) C#
3 126 (80.25%) MVC
4 120 (76.43%) ASP.NET
5 116 (73.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 112 (71.34%) Agile Software Development
7 105 (66.88%) SQL Server
8 100 (63.69%) TDD
9 80 (50.96%) SQL
10 69 (43.95%) JavaScript
11 67 (42.68%) HTML
11 67 (42.68%) CSS
12 65 (41.40%) Microsoft
13 64 (40.76%) jQuery
14 61 (38.85%) OO
15 56 (35.67%) BDD
15 56 (35.67%) Web Application Development
16 51 (32.48%) MS Excel
17 49 (31.21%) Ajax
18 43 (27.39%) Scrum
19 42 (26.75%) NUnit
20 41 (26.11%) OOD
20 41 (26.11%) HTML5
20 41 (26.11%) CSS3
21 40 (25.48%) SOA
21 40 (25.48%) XSLT
21 40 (25.48%) Windows
22 39 (24.84%) Software Engineering
22 39 (24.84%) Team Foundation Server
23 37 (23.57%) TeamCity

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 37 (23.57%) SharePoint
2 26 (16.56%) Node.js
3 16 (10.19%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (7.64%) IIS
5 2 (1.27%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.64%) JBoss
6 1 (0.64%) CMS
6 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 51 (32.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (17.83%) Internet
2 4 (2.55%) Firewall
3 2 (1.27%) IMAP
3 2 (1.27%) SMTP
3 2 (1.27%) HTTP
3 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (66.88%) SQL Server
2 26 (16.56%) NoSQL
3 10 (6.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (5.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.46%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.18%) Big Data
8 3 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.64%) DB2
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 42 (26.75%) NUnit
2 39 (24.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (23.57%) TeamCity
4 36 (22.93%) Git (software)
4 36 (22.93%) Selenium
5 17 (10.83%) Visual Studio
6 9 (5.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (5.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (5.73%) CruiseControl
6 9 (5.73%) Subversion
7 4 (2.55%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (2.55%) Moq
8 2 (1.27%) MSTest
9 1 (0.64%) Hudson
9 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.64%) NSubstitute
9 1 (0.64%) FxCop
9 1 (0.64%) StyleCop
9 1 (0.64%) JIRA
9 1 (0.64%) ReSharper
General
1 28 (17.83%) Games
2 14 (8.92%) Finance
3 6 (3.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.27%) Back Office
4 2 (1.27%) Electronics
4 2 (1.27%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.64%) Front Office
5 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 145 (92.36%) Developer
2 114 (72.61%) .NET Developer
3 67 (42.68%) C# Developer
4 49 (31.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (23.57%) Senior Developer
6 35 (22.29%) Senior .NET Developer
7 32 (20.38%) Senior C# Developer
8 25 (15.92%) Software Engineer
9 24 (15.29%) Web Developer
10 23 (14.65%) C# Software Engineer
11 21 (13.38%) ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (13.38%) C# Web Developer
12 20 (12.74%) .NET Software Engineer
13 19 (12.10%) .NET Web Developer
13 19 (12.10%) Software Developer
14 18 (11.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 17 (10.83%) C# Software Developer
16 16 (10.19%) .NET Software Developer
16 16 (10.19%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
17 15 (9.55%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (99.36%) .NET
2 120 (76.43%) ASP.NET
3 116 (73.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 67 (42.68%) CSS
4 67 (42.68%) HTML
5 64 (40.76%) jQuery
6 49 (31.21%) Ajax
7 41 (26.11%) HTML5
7 41 (26.11%) CSS3
8 40 (25.48%) XSLT
9 36 (22.93%) XML
9 36 (22.93%) Silverlight
10 33 (21.02%) ASP.NET Web API
11 30 (19.11%) WebSockets
11 30 (19.11%) .NET Framework
12 26 (16.56%) RESTful
13 20 (12.74%) WPF
13 20 (12.74%) WinForms
14 16 (10.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 15 (9.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.56%) BBC
1 26 (16.56%) Social Media
2 16 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.19%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.46%) Open Source
4 6 (3.82%) Visualisation
4 6 (3.82%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.82%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.18%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.91%) W3C
6 3 (1.91%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (25.48%) Windows
2 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (80.25%) MVC
2 112 (71.34%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (63.69%) TDD
4 61 (38.85%) OO
5 56 (35.67%) BDD
5 56 (35.67%) Web Application Development
6 43 (27.39%) Scrum
7 41 (26.11%) OOD
8 40 (25.48%) SOA
9 39 (24.84%) Software Engineering
10 32 (20.38%) Multithreading
11 30 (19.11%) Web Development
11 30 (19.11%) Low Latency
12 26 (16.56%) CQRS
12 26 (16.56%) Domain-Driven Design
13 17 (10.83%) MVVM
14 9 (5.73%) E-business
15 8 (5.10%) Unit Testing
16 6 (3.82%) Volume Testing
16 6 (3.82%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 154 (98.09%) C#
2 80 (50.96%) SQL
3 69 (43.95%) JavaScript
4 30 (19.11%) PL/SQL
4 30 (19.11%) Objective-C
5 27 (17.20%) Ruby
6 14 (8.92%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.18%) Java
8 3 (1.91%) XAML
9 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.27%) C
10 1 (0.64%) VBScript
10 1 (0.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (18.47%) Degree
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.01%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 65 (41.40%) Microsoft
2 37 (23.57%) Oracle
3 26 (16.56%) Apple
3 26 (16.56%) Sony
3 26 (16.56%) Yahoo!
3 26 (16.56%) Google
3 26 (16.56%) Facebook
4 1 (0.64%) IBM
4 1 (0.64%) Temenos
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Posted: 22 hours ago
St. Albans
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
St. Albans
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
StoneShot Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + pension and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
St. Albans
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago