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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 38 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 58 77 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.84% 7.11% 6.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.59% 15.22% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 45 75 43
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 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £47,000
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
372 506 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.46% 46.72% 42.48%
Number of salaries quoted 311 445 304
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
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 30 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 30 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
Dartford +7 15 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Maidstone +7 15 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Rochester +1 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Cranbrook - 3 £40,000 - 1
Folkestone - 2 £32,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +1 1 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Stansted - 1 £55,000 -
Canterbury - 1 £26,130 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 155 (94.51%) C#
2 146 (89.02%) .NET
3 125 (76.22%) SQL Server
4 119 (72.56%) ASP.NET
5 113 (68.90%) Agile Software Development
6 97 (59.15%) MVC
7 86 (52.44%) Microsoft
8 84 (51.22%) Windows
8 84 (51.22%) TDD
9 78 (47.56%) WPF
10 71 (43.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 55 (33.54%) Scrum
12 50 (30.49%) Web Application Development
13 47 (28.66%) Degree
14 46 (28.05%) IIS
15 45 (27.44%) JavaScript
16 43 (26.22%) OO
17 37 (22.56%) CSS
18 36 (21.95%) SQL
19 33 (20.12%) HTML
20 32 (19.51%) Software Engineering
20 32 (19.51%) Silverlight
21 30 (18.29%) WinForms
21 30 (18.29%) MSMQ
22 29 (17.68%) Dependency Injection
22 29 (17.68%) Ninject
23 28 (17.07%) NUnit
24 27 (16.46%) Kanban
25 26 (15.85%) Rhino Mocks
25 26 (15.85%) Castle Windsor

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 46 (28.05%) IIS
2 21 (12.80%) Node.js
3 9 (5.49%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.66%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.66%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.61%) Kentico
5 1 (0.61%) CMS
5 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 26 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.44%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (1.22%) Internet
3 2 (1.22%) Firewall
4 1 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (76.22%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.37%) Relational Database
3 15 (9.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (8.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (7.32%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.22%) SSDT
9 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.61%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.61%) StreamInsight
9 1 (0.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (17.07%) NUnit
2 26 (15.85%) Rhino Mocks
3 19 (11.59%) Moq
3 19 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (11.59%) MSTest
4 12 (7.32%) Git (software)
5 8 (4.88%) Xcode
6 7 (4.27%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.22%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.22%) NuGet
8 1 (0.61%) NCrunch
General
1 13 (7.93%) Finance
2 12 (7.32%) Games
3 5 (3.05%) Electronics
4 3 (1.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.61%) Automotive
5 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 138 (84.15%) Developer
2 90 (54.88%) .NET Developer
3 38 (23.17%) C# Developer
4 23 (14.02%) Senior Developer
5 18 (10.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (10.37%) Software Engineer
6 17 (10.37%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (9.15%) Software Developer
8 14 (8.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (7.32%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (7.32%) Senior C# Developer
10 10 (6.10%) Senior Software Developer
10 10 (6.10%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (4.88%) .NET Software Engineer
11 8 (4.88%) .NET Programmer
11 8 (4.88%) Analyst
11 8 (4.88%) Programmer
12 7 (4.27%) ASP Developer
12 7 (4.27%) Classic ASP Developer
13 6 (3.66%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (89.02%) .NET
2 119 (72.56%) ASP.NET
3 78 (47.56%) WPF
4 71 (43.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 37 (22.56%) CSS
6 33 (20.12%) HTML
7 32 (19.51%) Silverlight
8 30 (18.29%) MSMQ
8 30 (18.29%) WinForms
9 29 (17.68%) Ninject
10 26 (15.85%) Castle Windsor
10 26 (15.85%) Web Services
10 26 (15.85%) ASP.NET Web API
11 25 (15.24%) jQuery
12 21 (12.80%) Razor View Engine
13 20 (12.20%) REST
14 19 (11.59%) Spring.NET
14 19 (11.59%) Unity DI Container
15 18 (10.98%) KnockoutJS
16 16 (9.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.24%) Computer Science
2 19 (11.59%) Inversion of Control
3 18 (10.98%) Mobile App
4 12 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (6.71%) Social Media
5 11 (6.71%) BBC
6 10 (6.10%) N-Tier
6 10 (6.10%) iPhone
7 8 (4.88%) User Experience
8 3 (1.83%) W3C
9 1 (0.61%) Tandem
9 1 (0.61%) Open Source
9 1 (0.61%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 84 (51.22%) Windows
2 18 (10.98%) Android
3 8 (4.88%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.88%) Windows 8
3 8 (4.88%) Windows Phone
4 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (68.90%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (59.15%) MVC
3 84 (51.22%) TDD
4 55 (33.54%) Scrum
5 50 (30.49%) Web Application Development
6 43 (26.22%) OO
7 32 (19.51%) Software Engineering
8 29 (17.68%) Dependency Injection
9 27 (16.46%) Kanban
10 23 (14.02%) MVVM
11 22 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (11.59%) OOD
13 15 (9.15%) SOA
13 15 (9.15%) Workflow
14 14 (8.54%) UML
14 14 (8.54%) OOP
15 13 (7.93%) BDD
16 12 (7.32%) Domain-Driven Design
17 8 (4.88%) Unit Testing
17 8 (4.88%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 155 (94.51%) C#
2 45 (27.44%) JavaScript
3 36 (21.95%) SQL
4 18 (10.98%) VB.NET
5 16 (9.76%) T-SQL
6 12 (7.32%) XAML
7 11 (6.71%) Ruby
7 11 (6.71%) C++
8 8 (4.88%) VB
8 8 (4.88%) Objective-C
8 8 (4.88%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.83%) PHP
10 2 (1.22%) Python
11 1 (0.61%) Java
11 1 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 47 (28.66%) Degree
2 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.05%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.22%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.83%) Vagrant
1 3 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 86 (52.44%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.80%) Google
3 12 (7.32%) Apple
4 11 (6.71%) Sony
4 11 (6.71%) Yahoo!
4 11 (6.71%) Facebook
5 9 (5.49%) Oracle
6 8 (4.88%) Xamarin
7 6 (3.66%) Kofax
8 5 (3.05%) Remedy
9 4 (2.44%) Infragistics
9 4 (2.44%) DevExpress
10 3 (1.83%) Telerik
11 1 (0.61%) Alterian
11 1 (0.61%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.61%) Sitecore
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 12 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum £55K + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cranbrook
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum possibly negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire, North East / Kent, South East
Kent County Council
Salary: Starting salary £27, 223 per annum plus Market Premium of £10,000
Posted: 18 days ago
Yorkshire, North East / Kent, South East
Kent County Council
Salary: Starting salary £36,808 per annum plus Market Premium of £10,000
Posted: 18 days ago
Kent
Kent County Council
Posted: 19 days ago
Kent
Kent County Council
Posted: 19 days ago