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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 64 80 85
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 74 80 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.58% 3.33% 3.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.73% 8.87% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 72 78 76
Median salary £44,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.00%
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
631 902 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.51% 37.51% 35.61%
Number of salaries quoted 554 756 804
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £32,500 £31,250
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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +1 28 £53,750 -10.41% 3
Watford +18 11 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Harpenden - 11 £44,000 - 1
Bishop's Stortford - 7 £30,000 -
Letchworth - 6 £40,000 - 1
Stevenage - 3 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +14 2 £28,750 -28.12% 1
Welwyn Garden City +7 2 £70,000 - 1
Broxbourne -10 1 £42,500 -5.55%
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 142 (97.93%) C#
2 139 (95.86%) .NET
3 127 (87.59%) MVC
4 126 (86.90%) ASP.NET
5 100 (68.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 92 (63.45%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (56.55%) ASP.NET Web API
8 78 (53.79%) SQL Server
9 77 (53.10%) TDD
10 73 (50.34%) jQuery
11 71 (48.97%) JavaScript
12 68 (46.90%) RESTful
13 64 (44.14%) HTML
14 59 (40.69%) BDD
15 58 (40.00%) CSS
16 57 (39.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 56 (38.62%) .NET Framework
18 55 (37.93%) Ajax
19 53 (36.55%) NoSQL
20 51 (35.17%) Entity Framework
21 50 (34.48%) Git (software)
22 48 (33.10%) SQL
23 44 (30.34%) Node.js
24 43 (29.66%) SQL Server 2014
25 42 (28.97%) Ruby
26 41 (28.28%) AngularJS
26 41 (28.28%) Web Application Development
27 39 (26.90%) HTML5
28 38 (26.21%) Degree
29 36 (24.83%) Web Services

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 16 (11.03%) NServiceBus
2 9 (6.21%) IIS
3 3 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (15.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.97%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.38%) LDAP
2 2 (1.38%) SNMP
2 2 (1.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (53.79%) SQL Server
2 53 (36.55%) NoSQL
3 43 (29.66%) SQL Server 2014
4 14 (9.66%) MongoDB
4 14 (9.66%) RavenDB
4 14 (9.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (8.28%) Redis
6 11 (7.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (6.21%) MySQL
8 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 50 (34.48%) Git (software)
2 34 (23.45%) TeamCity
3 33 (22.76%) NUnit
4 16 (11.03%) Subversion
5 15 (10.34%) JIRA
6 13 (8.97%) Fiddler
7 10 (6.90%) Visual Studio
8 9 (6.21%) Selenium
8 9 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (5.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (5.52%) Moq
10 6 (4.14%) Rhino Mocks
11 4 (2.76%) Jenkins
12 2 (1.38%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.38%) FxCop
12 2 (1.38%) Jasmine
12 2 (1.38%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (1.38%) Protractor
12 2 (1.38%) StyleCop
12 2 (1.38%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (11.72%) Finance
2 8 (5.52%) Retail
3 6 (4.14%) Electronics
3 6 (4.14%) Legal
3 6 (4.14%) Publishing
4 2 (1.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 142 (97.93%) Developer
2 102 (70.34%) .NET Developer
3 86 (59.31%) C# Developer
4 55 (37.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (24.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 31 (21.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 30 (20.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (17.24%) Social Media Developer
9 16 (11.03%) Software Engineer
10 15 (10.34%) Graduate
10 15 (10.34%) Graduate Developer
10 15 (10.34%) Senior .NET Developer
10 15 (10.34%) Senior Developer
11 14 (9.66%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 14 (9.66%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 14 (9.66%) Senior C# Developer
12 13 (8.97%) C# Software Developer
13 11 (7.59%) Junior C# Developer
13 11 (7.59%) Junior Developer
13 11 (7.59%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (95.86%) .NET
2 126 (86.90%) ASP.NET
3 100 (68.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 82 (56.55%) ASP.NET Web API
5 73 (50.34%) jQuery
6 68 (46.90%) RESTful
7 64 (44.14%) HTML
8 58 (40.00%) CSS
9 57 (39.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 56 (38.62%) .NET Framework
11 55 (37.93%) Ajax
12 51 (35.17%) Entity Framework
13 44 (30.34%) Node.js
14 41 (28.28%) AngularJS
15 39 (26.90%) HTML5
16 36 (24.83%) Web Services
17 33 (22.76%) RabbitMQ
18 30 (20.69%) SOAP
19 29 (20.00%) WPF
20 26 (17.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.93%) Computer Science
2 25 (17.24%) BBC
2 25 (17.24%) Social Media
3 19 (13.10%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (7.59%) Mathematics
5 8 (5.52%) Mobile App
5 8 (5.52%) Smartphone
6 5 (3.45%) Physics
7 2 (1.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (87.59%) MVC
2 92 (63.45%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (53.10%) TDD
4 59 (40.69%) BDD
5 41 (28.28%) Web Application Development
6 36 (24.83%) Scrum
7 28 (19.31%) Software Engineering
8 27 (18.62%) OO
9 22 (15.17%) Web Development
10 19 (13.10%) Multithreading
10 19 (13.10%) Unit Testing
11 18 (12.41%) OOD
12 17 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (11.72%) Dependency Injection
12 17 (11.72%) Low Latency
13 14 (9.66%) MVVM
14 13 (8.97%) Automated Testing
15 12 (8.28%) Open Source
15 12 (8.28%) Risk Analytics
15 12 (8.28%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 142 (97.93%) C#
2 71 (48.97%) JavaScript
3 48 (33.10%) SQL
4 42 (28.97%) Ruby
5 35 (24.14%) T-SQL
6 20 (13.79%) VB.NET
7 12 (8.28%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.83%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.14%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.38%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.38%) VB
10 2 (1.38%) VB6
10 2 (1.38%) VBScript
10 2 (1.38%) XAML
11 1 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (26.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (23.45%) Microsoft
2 25 (17.24%) Apple
2 25 (17.24%) Facebook
2 25 (17.24%) Google
2 25 (17.24%) Sony
2 25 (17.24%) Yahoo!
3 13 (8.97%) Oracle
4 2 (1.38%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.38%) Perforce
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: competitive
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