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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 81 79 91
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 58 77 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.81% 3.42% 2.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.68% 9.10% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 56 73 65
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £35,000 £34,000
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
599 846 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.06% 37.62% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 512 696 807
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 18 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Harpenden - 12 £44,000 - 1
Watford +14 9 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 9 £30,000 -
Letchworth - 3 £40,000 - 1
Stevenage - 2 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +12 1 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Welwyn Garden City +10 1 £70,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £42,500 -
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 158 (100.00%) C#
2 157 (99.37%) .NET
3 148 (93.67%) ASP.NET
4 146 (92.41%) MVC
5 124 (78.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 101 (63.92%) Agile Software Development
7 90 (56.96%) ASP.NET Web API
8 86 (54.43%) SQL Server
9 85 (53.80%) TDD
10 82 (51.90%) JavaScript
11 81 (51.27%) jQuery
12 80 (50.63%) .NET Framework
13 74 (46.84%) Entity Framework
14 72 (45.57%) RESTful
14 72 (45.57%) HTML
15 67 (42.41%) BDD
16 65 (41.14%) CSS
17 64 (40.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 62 (39.24%) NoSQL
19 60 (37.97%) Ajax
20 59 (37.34%) SQL
21 52 (32.91%) Git (software)
22 51 (32.28%) HTML5
23 50 (31.65%) SQL Server 2014
24 48 (30.38%) Node.js
25 47 (29.75%) Web Application Development
25 47 (29.75%) T-SQL
26 45 (28.48%) Ruby
27 44 (27.85%) SOAP
27 44 (27.85%) XML

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 48 (30.38%) Node.js
2 27 (17.09%) NServiceBus
3 6 (3.80%) IIS
4 1 (0.63%) CMS
4 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 26 (16.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.29%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.63%) HTTP
3 1 (0.63%) LDAP
3 1 (0.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (54.43%) SQL Server
2 62 (39.24%) NoSQL
3 50 (31.65%) SQL Server 2014
4 23 (14.56%) MongoDB
4 23 (14.56%) RavenDB
5 13 (8.23%) Redis
5 13 (8.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (6.33%) MySQL
7 5 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 52 (32.91%) Git (software)
2 42 (26.58%) TeamCity
3 41 (25.95%) NUnit
4 23 (14.56%) Subversion
5 22 (13.92%) JIRA
6 21 (13.29%) Fiddler
7 15 (9.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (6.96%) Moq
8 11 (6.96%) Selenium
9 9 (5.70%) Jenkins
10 8 (5.06%) Rhino Mocks
11 4 (2.53%) Visual Studio
12 3 (1.90%) CruiseControl
12 3 (1.90%) FxCop
12 3 (1.90%) MSTest
12 3 (1.90%) NCover
12 3 (1.90%) ReSharper
12 3 (1.90%) StyleCop
12 3 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (12.03%) Finance
2 7 (4.43%) Electronics
3 6 (3.80%) Legal
3 6 (3.80%) Publishing
4 5 (3.16%) Games
5 4 (2.53%) Retail
6 2 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 156 (98.73%) Developer
2 117 (74.05%) .NET Developer
3 102 (64.56%) C# Developer
4 68 (43.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 54 (34.18%) ASP.NET Developer
6 49 (31.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 47 (29.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 29 (18.35%) Senior Developer
9 28 (17.72%) C# Software Developer
10 27 (17.09%) Senior .NET Developer
10 27 (17.09%) Senior C# Developer
11 25 (15.82%) .NET Software Developer
11 25 (15.82%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 25 (15.82%) Social Media Developer
12 22 (13.92%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 20 (12.66%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
14 18 (11.39%) Software Engineer
15 17 (10.76%) .NET Software Engineer
15 17 (10.76%) C# Software Engineer
15 17 (10.76%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (99.37%) .NET
2 148 (93.67%) ASP.NET
3 124 (78.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 90 (56.96%) ASP.NET Web API
5 81 (51.27%) jQuery
6 80 (50.63%) .NET Framework
7 74 (46.84%) Entity Framework
8 72 (45.57%) HTML
8 72 (45.57%) RESTful
9 65 (41.14%) CSS
10 64 (40.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 60 (37.97%) Ajax
12 51 (32.28%) HTML5
13 44 (27.85%) SOAP
13 44 (27.85%) XML
14 40 (25.32%) RabbitMQ
15 37 (23.42%) AngularJS
16 33 (20.89%) Web Services
16 33 (20.89%) WPF
17 32 (20.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.82%) BBC
1 25 (15.82%) Social Media
2 24 (15.19%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (13.92%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.06%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.06%) Smartphone
5 5 (3.16%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.90%) Streaming Music
7 2 (1.27%) NHS
7 2 (1.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.13%) Windows
2 1 (0.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (92.41%) MVC
2 101 (63.92%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (53.80%) TDD
4 67 (42.41%) BDD
5 47 (29.75%) Web Application Development
6 38 (24.05%) Scrum
7 31 (19.62%) Dependency Injection
8 29 (18.35%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (18.35%) Unit Testing
9 28 (17.72%) Software Engineering
10 26 (16.46%) OO
11 21 (13.29%) Automated Testing
11 21 (13.29%) Web Development
12 17 (10.76%) Multithreading
12 17 (10.76%) MVVM
12 17 (10.76%) Software Testing
13 15 (9.49%) OOD
14 14 (8.86%) Open Source
14 14 (8.86%) SOA
15 13 (8.23%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 158 (100.00%) C#
2 82 (51.90%) JavaScript
3 59 (37.34%) SQL
4 47 (29.75%) T-SQL
5 45 (28.48%) Ruby
6 29 (18.35%) VB.NET
7 18 (11.39%) PowerShell
8 8 (5.06%) Objective-C
9 5 (3.16%) PHP
10 3 (1.90%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.90%) VBScript
11 1 (0.63%) VB
11 1 (0.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (21.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.90%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (24.68%) Microsoft
2 25 (15.82%) Apple
2 25 (15.82%) Facebook
2 25 (15.82%) Google
2 25 (15.82%) Sony
2 25 (15.82%) Yahoo!
3 11 (6.96%) Oracle
4 3 (1.90%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.63%) Perforce
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