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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 62 82 50
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -32
Permanent jobs citing WCF 93 67 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.92% 2.84% 4.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.94% 8.30% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 93 65 80
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
850 807 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.82% 34.15% 41.27%
Number of salaries quoted 755 678 709
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 August 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 August 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 -2 45 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Broxbourne - 12 £47,500 - 7
Harpenden +3 7 £55,000 +15.78%
Watford -6 6 £37,500 +20.00%
Berkhamsted - 3 £45,000 -
Letchworth +2 1 £40,000 +9.58%
Stevenage - 1 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £55,000 - 1
WCF
East of England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 166 (98.22%) C#
2 165 (97.63%) .NET
3 156 (92.31%) ASP.NET
4 151 (89.35%) MVC
4 151 (89.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 134 (79.29%) Agile Software Development
6 129 (76.33%) TDD
7 97 (57.40%) SQL Server
8 85 (50.30%) JavaScript
9 83 (49.11%) HTML
10 80 (47.34%) SQL
11 69 (40.83%) Web Application Development
12 68 (40.24%) Microsoft
13 63 (37.28%) OO
14 62 (36.69%) Scrum
14 62 (36.69%) jQuery
15 61 (36.09%) HTML5
16 60 (35.50%) CSS
17 58 (34.32%) ASP.NET Web API
18 56 (33.14%) BDD
18 56 (33.14%) Ajax
19 55 (32.54%) NUnit
20 52 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
21 50 (29.59%) TeamCity
21 50 (29.59%) CSS3
22 49 (28.99%) SOA
23 46 (27.22%) OOD
24 45 (26.63%) Windows
25 42 (24.85%) Multithreading
25 42 (24.85%) WinForms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 40 (23.67%) SharePoint
2 32 (18.93%) Node.js
3 7 (4.14%) NServiceBus
4 5 (2.96%) IIS
5 1 (0.59%) Kentico
Applications
1 39 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.73%) SaaS
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.20%) Internet
2 1 (0.59%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (57.40%) SQL Server
2 31 (18.34%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 55 (32.54%) NUnit
2 52 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (29.59%) TeamCity
4 42 (24.85%) Git (software)
5 41 (24.26%) Selenium
6 17 (10.06%) Rhino Mocks
7 16 (9.47%) Moq
8 12 (7.10%) MSTest
8 12 (7.10%) Visual Studio
9 10 (5.92%) Subversion
10 2 (1.18%) JIRA
10 2 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.18%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.18%) NuGet
10 2 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.59%) NSubstitute
11 1 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.59%) ReSharper
General
1 24 (14.20%) Games
2 14 (8.28%) Finance
3 8 (4.73%) Retail
4 4 (2.37%) Marketing
5 3 (1.78%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.78%) Electronics
6 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.59%) Back Office
6 1 (0.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 153 (90.53%) Developer
2 137 (81.07%) .NET Developer
3 61 (36.09%) C# Developer
4 54 (31.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (29.59%) Senior Developer
6 48 (28.40%) Senior .NET Developer
7 45 (26.63%) ASP.NET Developer
8 44 (26.04%) Senior C# Developer
9 36 (21.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 30 (17.75%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 28 (16.57%) Software Engineer
12 25 (14.79%) Web Developer
13 24 (14.20%) C# Software Engineer
13 24 (14.20%) .NET Software Engineer
14 23 (13.61%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
14 23 (13.61%) Senior C# Software Engineer
14 23 (13.61%) Senior Software Engineer
15 20 (11.83%) C# Web Developer
15 20 (11.83%) .NET Web Developer
16 18 (10.65%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (97.63%) .NET
2 156 (92.31%) ASP.NET
3 151 (89.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 83 (49.11%) HTML
5 62 (36.69%) jQuery
6 61 (36.09%) HTML5
7 60 (35.50%) CSS
8 58 (34.32%) ASP.NET Web API
9 56 (33.14%) Ajax
10 50 (29.59%) CSS3
11 42 (24.85%) WinForms
12 41 (24.26%) XML
12 41 (24.26%) WebSockets
13 38 (22.49%) Silverlight
14 35 (20.71%) XSLT
15 31 (18.34%) RESTful
16 25 (14.79%) WPF
17 23 (13.61%) .NET Framework
18 22 (13.02%) LINQ
18 22 (13.02%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.79%) Social Media
2 24 (14.20%) BBC
3 22 (13.02%) Mathematics
4 13 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.37%) Physics
6 4 (2.37%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.18%) EPoS
8 1 (0.59%) FMCG
8 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.59%) Replication
8 1 (0.59%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.59%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 45 (26.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (89.35%) MVC
2 134 (79.29%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (76.33%) TDD
4 69 (40.83%) Web Application Development
5 63 (37.28%) OO
6 62 (36.69%) Scrum
7 56 (33.14%) BDD
8 49 (28.99%) SOA
9 46 (27.22%) OOD
10 42 (24.85%) Multithreading
11 41 (24.26%) Low Latency
12 38 (22.49%) Mobile Development
12 38 (22.49%) Web Development
13 35 (20.71%) Open Source
14 30 (17.75%) Software Engineering
15 25 (14.79%) Domain-Driven Design
16 24 (14.20%) CQRS
17 21 (12.43%) MVVM
18 16 (9.47%) Kanban
19 14 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 166 (98.22%) C#
2 85 (50.30%) JavaScript
3 80 (47.34%) SQL
4 41 (24.26%) PL/SQL
4 41 (24.26%) Objective-C
5 31 (18.34%) Ruby
6 15 (8.88%) T-SQL
7 9 (5.33%) VB.NET
8 8 (4.73%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.59%) XAML
9 1 (0.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (13.61%) Degree
2 9 (5.33%) SC Cleared
2 9 (5.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 68 (40.24%) Microsoft
2 42 (24.85%) Oracle
3 24 (14.20%) Yahoo!
3 24 (14.20%) Google
3 24 (14.20%) Apple
3 24 (14.20%) Sony
3 24 (14.20%) Facebook
4 7 (4.14%) Telerik
5 4 (2.37%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.18%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.59%) Atlassian
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 30k + pension, 22 days and more
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Poupart Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Poupart Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Poupart Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Poupart Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
St. Albans
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago