The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 42 25 40
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 53 92 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.53% 8.60% 4.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.64% 17.79% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 45 89 37
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
362 517 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.75% 48.32% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 305 443 293
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

WCF
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Kent region.

WCF Salary Trend in Kent

WCF
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Kent

WCF
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Maidstone +2 13 £37,500 - 1
Dartford +1 13 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Cranbrook - 5 £40,000 - 1
Rochester 0 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Stansted - 2 £55,000 -
Folkestone - 1 £32,500 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

1 149 (91.98%) C#
2 144 (88.89%) .NET
3 123 (75.93%) SQL Server
4 118 (72.84%) ASP.NET
5 108 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (57.41%) MVC
7 84 (51.85%) Windows
8 83 (51.23%) Microsoft
8 83 (51.23%) TDD
9 75 (46.30%) WPF
10 66 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 49 (30.25%) IIS
11 49 (30.25%) Scrum
12 48 (29.63%) Web Application Development
13 47 (29.01%) JavaScript
13 47 (29.01%) Degree
14 43 (26.54%) SQL
14 43 (26.54%) OO
15 37 (22.84%) CSS
16 35 (21.60%) Silverlight
17 34 (20.99%) HTML
18 30 (18.52%) MSMQ
18 30 (18.52%) Software Engineering
19 28 (17.28%) WinForms
20 27 (16.67%) MS Excel
20 27 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
21 25 (15.43%) Kanban
22 24 (14.81%) NUnit
22 24 (14.81%) Computer Science
22 24 (14.81%) jQuery

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 49 (30.25%) IIS
2 21 (12.96%) Node.js
3 6 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.85%) CMS
5 2 (1.23%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.23%) Kentico
5 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.32%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.47%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (1.85%) Firewall
4 2 (1.23%) Internet
5 1 (0.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (75.93%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.35%) Relational Database
3 17 (10.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (9.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (8.02%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.85%) SSDT
9 1 (0.62%) StreamInsight
9 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.62%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 24 (14.81%) NUnit
2 23 (14.20%) Rhino Mocks
3 18 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (9.88%) MSTest
4 16 (9.88%) Moq
5 13 (8.02%) Git (software)
6 8 (4.94%) Xcode
7 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.85%) MSBuild
7 3 (1.85%) NuGet
General
1 15 (9.26%) Finance
2 10 (6.17%) Games
3 4 (2.47%) Electronics
4 3 (1.85%) Advertising
5 1 (0.62%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 136 (83.95%) Developer
2 91 (56.17%) .NET Developer
3 36 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 24 (14.81%) Senior Developer
5 19 (11.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (10.49%) Software Developer
7 17 (10.49%) Software Engineer
8 15 (9.26%) Senior C# Developer
9 14 (8.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (8.02%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
12 11 (6.79%) Senior Software Developer
13 9 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
13 9 (5.56%) .NET Programmer
13 9 (5.56%) Programmer
13 9 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
14 7 (4.32%) Classic ASP Developer
14 7 (4.32%) ASP Developer
15 6 (3.70%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (88.89%) .NET
2 118 (72.84%) ASP.NET
3 75 (46.30%) WPF
4 66 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 37 (22.84%) CSS
6 35 (21.60%) Silverlight
7 34 (20.99%) HTML
8 30 (18.52%) MSMQ
9 28 (17.28%) WinForms
10 27 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 24 (14.81%) jQuery
11 24 (14.81%) Ninject
12 23 (14.20%) Web Services
12 23 (14.20%) Castle Windsor
13 19 (11.73%) REST
14 18 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
15 17 (10.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 17 (10.49%) RESTful
16 16 (9.88%) Spring.NET
16 16 (9.88%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 16 (9.88%) Inversion of Control
2 16 (9.88%) Mobile App
3 13 (8.02%) Social Media
3 13 (8.02%) BBC
4 12 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.56%) N-Tier
6 8 (4.94%) iPhone
6 8 (4.94%) User Experience
7 3 (1.85%) W3C
8 1 (0.62%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 84 (51.85%) Windows
2 16 (9.88%) Android
3 8 (4.94%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.94%) Windows 8
3 8 (4.94%) Windows Phone
4 3 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (57.41%) MVC
3 83 (51.23%) TDD
4 49 (30.25%) Scrum
5 48 (29.63%) Web Application Development
6 43 (26.54%) OO
7 30 (18.52%) Software Engineering
8 25 (15.43%) Kanban
9 24 (14.81%) Dependency Injection
10 20 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (11.73%) MVVM
12 18 (11.11%) OOD
13 15 (9.26%) SOA
13 15 (9.26%) BDD
14 14 (8.64%) OOP
15 13 (8.02%) UML
16 11 (6.79%) Workflow
17 10 (6.17%) Domain-Driven Design
18 9 (5.56%) DevOps
19 8 (4.94%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 149 (91.98%) C#
2 47 (29.01%) JavaScript
3 43 (26.54%) SQL
4 20 (12.35%) T-SQL
5 19 (11.73%) VB.NET
6 13 (8.02%) Ruby
7 12 (7.41%) XAML
8 11 (6.79%) C++
9 8 (4.94%) VB
9 8 (4.94%) Objective-C
10 5 (3.09%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.85%) Python
11 3 (1.85%) PHP
12 1 (0.62%) Java
12 1 (0.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 47 (29.01%) Degree
2 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.09%) SLA
2 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.85%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.47%) Vagrant
1 4 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 83 (51.23%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.96%) Google
3 13 (8.02%) Facebook
3 13 (8.02%) Yahoo!
3 13 (8.02%) Apple
3 13 (8.02%) Sony
4 9 (5.56%) Oracle
5 8 (4.94%) Xamarin
6 5 (3.09%) Remedy
7 4 (2.47%) Infragistics
7 4 (2.47%) DevExpress
8 3 (1.85%) Telerik
9 2 (1.23%) Alterian
9 2 (1.23%) Kofax
9 2 (1.23%) EPiServer
9 2 (1.23%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.62%) Ektron
10 1 (0.62%) webMethods
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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