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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 28 37 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 89 67 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.11% 6.58% 10.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.28% 17.09% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 87 61 111
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
515 392 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.90% 38.51% 47.51%
Number of salaries quoted 472 337 449
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
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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
Tunbridge Wells - 35 £42,500 - 3
Dartford +6 20 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Sevenoaks - 12 £37,500 - 2
Canterbury - 6 £37,500 - 2
Maidstone -9 5 £37,500 -
Rochester -2 2 £42,500 +6.25%
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 157 (100.00%) C#
2 155 (98.73%) .NET
3 132 (84.08%) MVC
4 131 (83.44%) ASP.NET
5 129 (82.17%) SQL Server
6 124 (78.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 109 (69.43%) Agile Software Development
8 90 (57.32%) TDD
9 73 (46.50%) Web Application Development
10 71 (45.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 66 (42.04%) .NET Framework
12 63 (40.13%) JavaScript
12 63 (40.13%) Entity Framework
13 55 (35.03%) Node.js
13 55 (35.03%) jQuery
14 51 (32.48%) Scrum
15 50 (31.85%) HTML
15 50 (31.85%) CSS
16 47 (29.94%) RESTful
17 44 (28.03%) HTML5
18 42 (26.75%) BDD
18 42 (26.75%) NoSQL
18 42 (26.75%) Git (software)
18 42 (26.75%) Ruby
19 39 (24.84%) CSS3
20 36 (22.93%) WPF
20 36 (22.93%) Microsoft
21 33 (21.02%) Finance
21 33 (21.02%) Web Services
21 33 (21.02%) OO

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 55 (35.03%) Node.js
2 17 (10.83%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (5.10%) IIS
4 7 (4.46%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (3.18%) Photoshop
1 5 (3.18%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (3.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.46%) TCP/IP
1 7 (4.46%) Internet
2 3 (1.91%) PPP
3 2 (1.27%) SSL
3 2 (1.27%) SMTP
3 2 (1.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (82.17%) SQL Server
2 42 (26.75%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.18%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.27%) MySQL
4 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.64%) DB2
Development Applications
1 42 (26.75%) Git (software)
2 29 (18.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (12.10%) NUnit
4 18 (11.46%) Rhino Mocks
5 11 (7.01%) Moq
5 11 (7.01%) MSTest
6 8 (5.10%) Visual Studio
7 6 (3.82%) Subversion
8 2 (1.27%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.27%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.64%) Xcode
General
1 33 (21.02%) Finance
2 20 (12.74%) Marketing
3 11 (7.01%) Advertising
4 3 (1.91%) Retail
5 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 144 (91.72%) Developer
2 116 (73.89%) .NET Developer
3 29 (18.47%) Web Developer
4 25 (15.92%) C# Developer
5 24 (15.29%) Senior Developer
5 24 (15.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (13.38%) Senior .NET Developer
7 17 (10.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (10.83%) Senior Web Developer
8 16 (10.19%) .NET Web Developer
8 16 (10.19%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 14 (8.92%) Applications Developer
10 10 (6.37%) Web Applications Developer
10 10 (6.37%) C# Application Developer
10 10 (6.37%) C# Web Developer
11 8 (5.10%) Software Engineer
12 7 (4.46%) ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (2.55%) Junior Developer
13 4 (2.55%) Junior
13 4 (2.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (98.73%) .NET
2 131 (83.44%) ASP.NET
3 124 (78.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 71 (45.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 66 (42.04%) .NET Framework
6 63 (40.13%) Entity Framework
7 55 (35.03%) jQuery
8 50 (31.85%) CSS
8 50 (31.85%) HTML
9 47 (29.94%) RESTful
10 44 (28.03%) HTML5
11 39 (24.84%) CSS3
12 36 (22.93%) WPF
13 33 (21.02%) Web Services
14 28 (17.83%) Razor View Engine
15 27 (17.20%) XML
16 24 (15.29%) Ninject
17 18 (11.46%) Castle Windsor
18 16 (10.19%) WinForms
19 15 (9.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.38%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (11.46%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (8.28%) Streaming Music
4 7 (4.46%) W3C
5 5 (3.18%) Tandem
5 5 (3.18%) Social Network
6 3 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.27%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.27%) Physics
7 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.64%) iSeries
8 1 (0.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.47%) Windows
2 5 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.27%) Android
3 2 (1.27%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (84.08%) MVC
2 109 (69.43%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (57.32%) TDD
4 73 (46.50%) Web Application Development
5 51 (32.48%) Scrum
6 42 (26.75%) BDD
7 33 (21.02%) OO
8 31 (19.75%) Dependency Injection
9 30 (19.11%) OOD
10 28 (17.83%) Domain-Driven Design
11 19 (12.10%) Web Development
12 17 (10.83%) DSDM
12 17 (10.83%) Extreme Programming
13 16 (10.19%) Kanban
13 16 (10.19%) MVVM
14 13 (8.28%) SDLC
14 13 (8.28%) Unit Testing
15 12 (7.64%) Software Engineering
15 12 (7.64%) UML
16 11 (7.01%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 157 (100.00%) C#
2 63 (40.13%) JavaScript
3 42 (26.75%) Ruby
4 30 (19.11%) SQL
5 22 (14.01%) T-SQL
6 9 (5.73%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.55%) Java
8 2 (1.27%) VB
8 2 (1.27%) PHP
8 2 (1.27%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.64%) RPG
9 1 (0.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (5.73%) Degree
2 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.64%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (22.93%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.01%) Facebook
3 10 (6.37%) Twitter
4 7 (4.46%) Oracle
5 5 (3.18%) Adobe
6 2 (1.27%) Ektron
7 1 (0.64%) Telerik
Ashford, Kent
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Canterbury
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sevenoaks
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Search Consultancy
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago