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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 50 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 37 92 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.33% 8.75% 5.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.38% 19.13% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 36 91 47
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
325 481 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 38.01% 45.72% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 281 459 312
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 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
Tunbridge Wells +4 11 £60,000 +41.17% 4
Chatham - 6 £50,000 -
Folkestone - 5 £41,250 -
Stansted - 4 £47,500 - 1
Sittingbourne - 1 £20,000 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Kent region with a requirement for WCF.

1 96 (100.00%) .NET
2 91 (94.79%) C#
2 91 (94.79%) MVC
3 78 (81.25%) SQL Server
4 74 (77.08%) ASP.NET
5 66 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 55 (57.29%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (52.08%) TDD
8 48 (50.00%) JavaScript
9 47 (48.96%) Web Application Development
9 47 (48.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 36 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
10 36 (37.50%) AngularJS
11 34 (35.42%) Windows
12 33 (34.38%) CSS
13 30 (31.25%) HTML
13 30 (31.25%) WPF
14 29 (30.21%) MVVM
14 29 (30.21%) NUnit
15 28 (29.17%) WinForms
16 27 (28.13%) Scrum
17 26 (27.08%) BDD
17 26 (27.08%) HTML5
18 25 (26.04%) Rhino Mocks
18 25 (26.04%) Moq
18 25 (26.04%) Kanban
19 24 (25.00%) Node.js
19 24 (25.00%) XML
20 23 (23.96%) SQL
21 21 (21.88%) Dependency Injection

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 2 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.08%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) AMQP
2 1 (1.04%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 36 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 18 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 16 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (6.25%) Redis
6 3 (3.13%) MySQL
7 2 (2.08%) Big Data
7 2 (2.08%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (30.21%) NUnit
2 25 (26.04%) Moq
2 25 (26.04%) Rhino Mocks
3 18 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 11 (11.46%) MSTest
6 7 (7.29%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.08%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.04%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.04%) StyleCop
8 1 (1.04%) Subversion
8 1 (1.04%) Xcode
General
1 19 (19.79%) Games
2 12 (12.50%) Advertising
3 4 (4.17%) Finance
4 2 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 95 (98.96%) Developer
2 90 (93.75%) .NET Developer
3 24 (25.00%) WCF Developer
4 21 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 20 (20.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (20.83%) C# Developer
5 20 (20.83%) SQL Developer
6 15 (15.63%) C# WCF Developer
7 14 (14.58%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (13.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (11.46%) Applications Developer
10 10 (10.42%) .NET Applications Developer
10 10 (10.42%) .NET Programmer
10 10 (10.42%) ASP Developer
10 10 (10.42%) Java Developer
10 10 (10.42%) Java Programmer
10 10 (10.42%) Programmer
10 10 (10.42%) VB Developer
10 10 (10.42%) XML Developer
10 10 (10.42%) XML Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (100.00%) .NET
2 74 (77.08%) ASP.NET
3 66 (68.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 47 (48.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 36 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 33 (34.38%) CSS
7 30 (31.25%) HTML
7 30 (31.25%) WPF
8 28 (29.17%) WinForms
9 26 (27.08%) HTML5
10 24 (25.00%) Node.js
10 24 (25.00%) XML
11 21 (21.88%) .NET Framework
11 21 (21.88%) Ninject
12 20 (20.83%) KnockoutJS
13 19 (19.79%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (19.79%) Entity Framework
14 18 (18.75%) Ajax
15 15 (15.63%) CSS3
15 15 (15.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.46%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.42%) Streaming Music
3 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.08%) Hedge funds
3 2 (2.08%) iPad
3 2 (2.08%) Social Network
4 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (35.42%) Windows
2 3 (3.13%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.04%) Android
3 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (94.79%) MVC
2 55 (57.29%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (52.08%) TDD
4 47 (48.96%) Web Application Development
5 29 (30.21%) MVVM
6 27 (28.13%) Scrum
7 26 (27.08%) BDD
8 25 (26.04%) Kanban
9 21 (21.88%) Dependency Injection
10 15 (15.63%) CRM
11 14 (14.58%) Time Management
12 13 (13.54%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (13.54%) Web Development
13 12 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
14 10 (10.42%) Domain-Driven Design
15 7 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (7.29%) SDLC
16 4 (4.17%) System Testing
16 4 (4.17%) Unit Testing
17 3 (3.13%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 91 (94.79%) C#
2 48 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 23 (23.96%) SQL
4 15 (15.63%) VB
5 12 (12.50%) Ruby
6 11 (11.46%) Java
7 6 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.04%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (11.46%) Facebook
2 9 (9.38%) Google
2 9 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle
4 2 (2.08%) Apple
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