The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South East / Kent
Rank 49 36 21
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 38 67 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.60% 6.49% 11.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.05% 14.11% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 36 63 124
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
344 475 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 41.65% 45.98% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 284 415 530
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 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 19 January 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in Kent

WCF
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Tunbridge Wells +9 11 £45,000 +5.88% 1
West Malling - 10 £55,000 - 1
Maidstone -12 4 £45,000 +13.92% 3
Dartford -14 3 £36,250 -23.68% 1
Folkestone - 3 £28,001 - 1
Chatham - 2 £32,500 - 1
Rochester - 2 £35,000 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Kent region with a requirement for WCF.

1 64 (98.46%) .NET
2 63 (96.92%) C#
3 58 (89.23%) MVC
4 49 (75.38%) ASP.NET
5 45 (69.23%) SQL Server
6 40 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (58.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (55.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 30 (46.15%) .NET Framework
10 29 (44.62%) Entity Framework
10 29 (44.62%) Web Application Development
10 29 (44.62%) TDD
11 28 (43.08%) Node.js
11 28 (43.08%) SQL Server 2014
11 28 (43.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 27 (41.54%) BDD
13 26 (40.00%) RESTful
14 25 (38.46%) Git (software)
15 24 (36.92%) NoSQL
16 23 (35.38%) Ruby
17 22 (33.85%) OO
18 21 (32.31%) JavaScript
19 20 (30.77%) SQL
20 16 (24.62%) AngularJS
21 15 (23.08%) SDLC
21 15 (23.08%) Windows
22 13 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
22 13 (20.00%) XML
23 12 (18.46%) Code First Entity Framework
23 12 (18.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 4 (6.15%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (6.15%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) CTI
2 2 (3.08%) Internet
3 1 (1.54%) AMQP
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 28 (43.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 24 (36.92%) NoSQL
4 12 (18.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (7.69%) Redis
8 4 (6.15%) Big Data
8 4 (6.15%) MongoDB
8 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (4.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 13 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.69%) Moq
3 5 (7.69%) NUnit
4 2 (3.08%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Games
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Electronics
4 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (98.46%) Developer
2 55 (84.62%) .NET Developer
3 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET Developer
3 16 (24.62%) C# Developer
4 15 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (21.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 9 (13.85%) .NET Software Developer
7 9 (13.85%) SQL Developer
8 7 (10.77%) .NET Programmer
8 7 (10.77%) Applications Developer
8 7 (10.77%) ASP Developer
8 7 (10.77%) Java Developer
8 7 (10.77%) Java Programmer
8 7 (10.77%) Programmer
8 7 (10.77%) SQL Programmer
8 7 (10.77%) VB Developer
8 7 (10.77%) VB Programmer
8 7 (10.77%) XML Developer
8 7 (10.77%) XML Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (98.46%) .NET
2 49 (75.38%) ASP.NET
3 38 (58.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (55.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 30 (46.15%) .NET Framework
6 29 (44.62%) Entity Framework
7 28 (43.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 28 (43.08%) Node.js
8 26 (40.00%) RESTful
9 16 (24.62%) AngularJS
10 13 (20.00%) XML
11 12 (18.46%) Code First Entity Framework
12 11 (16.92%) CSS
12 11 (16.92%) HTML
13 10 (15.38%) WPF
14 9 (13.85%) Web Services
15 8 (12.31%) Ajax
15 8 (12.31%) HTML5
15 8 (12.31%) jQuery
16 6 (9.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Social Network
2 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.15%) iPad
4 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (89.23%) MVC
2 40 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (44.62%) TDD
3 29 (44.62%) Web Application Development
4 27 (41.54%) BDD
5 22 (33.85%) OO
6 15 (23.08%) SDLC
7 11 (16.92%) MVVM
8 10 (15.38%) CRM
9 9 (13.85%) Time Management
10 6 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (9.23%) Scrum
11 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (6.15%) SOA
12 4 (6.15%) Web Development
13 3 (4.62%) Domain-Driven Design
13 3 (4.62%) System Testing
13 3 (4.62%) Systems Analysis
13 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
14 2 (3.08%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 63 (96.92%) C#
2 23 (35.38%) Ruby
3 21 (32.31%) JavaScript
4 20 (30.77%) SQL
5 7 (10.77%) Java
5 7 (10.77%) VB
6 4 (6.15%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle
3 4 (6.15%) Apple
4 3 (4.62%) Thunderhead
5 2 (3.08%) Google
6 1 (1.54%) Facebook
6 1 (1.54%) SAP
6 1 (1.54%) Telerik
Chatham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Folkestone
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £28001 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago