The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 24 19 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +26
Permanent jobs citing WCF 96 114 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.67% 10.59% 3.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.65% 24.20% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 92 104 27
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £41,031
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
465 471 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 42.01% 43.77% 43.45%
Number of salaries quoted 430 405 313
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
South East

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 14 July 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 14 July 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
Stansted - 26 £45,000 -
Maidstone - 20 £42,500 - 1
Dartford -5 15 £46,250 +15.62% 1
Cranbrook - 9 £40,000 - 1
West Malling -1 6 £50,000 -
Sittingbourne - 5 £40,000 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 14 July 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.

1 192 (92.31%) C#
2 168 (80.77%) .NET
3 125 (60.10%) Microsoft
4 124 (59.62%) ASP.NET
5 121 (58.17%) SQL Server
6 106 (50.96%) MVC
7 102 (49.04%) Windows
7 102 (49.04%) WPF
8 99 (47.60%) SQL
9 91 (43.75%) TDD
10 72 (34.62%) OO
11 61 (29.33%) MS Excel
11 61 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
12 60 (28.85%) WinForms
13 59 (28.37%) IIS
14 58 (27.88%) JavaScript
15 57 (27.40%) Scrum
16 56 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
17 55 (26.44%) Degree
18 54 (25.96%) Software Engineering
19 49 (23.56%) HTML
20 47 (22.60%) CSS
21 43 (20.67%) N-Tier
22 42 (20.19%) .NET Framework
22 42 (20.19%) Silverlight
23 40 (19.23%) Web Application Development
24 39 (18.75%) Web Services
25 35 (16.83%) Computer Science
26 34 (16.35%) jQuery
27 33 (15.87%) T-SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 59 (28.37%) IIS
2 18 (8.65%) Node.js
3 7 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.92%) CMS
5 3 (1.44%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.96%) Kentico
Applications
1 61 (29.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.92%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (1.44%) Firewall
2 3 (1.44%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (58.17%) SQL Server
2 27 (12.98%) Relational Database
3 22 (10.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (10.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 12 (5.77%) SQLite
6 3 (1.44%) SSDT
7 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.48%) StreamInsight
8 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.48%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 19 (9.13%) Rhino Mocks
2 18 (8.65%) Xcode
2 18 (8.65%) NUnit
3 16 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 10 (4.81%) Moq
5 10 (4.81%) MSTest
6 4 (1.92%) MSBuild
7 3 (1.44%) NuGet
7 3 (1.44%) Subversion
8 2 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (7.69%) Finance
2 7 (3.37%) Games
3 3 (1.44%) Advertising
4 2 (0.96%) Electronics
5 1 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 150 (72.12%) Developer
2 94 (45.19%) .NET Developer
3 43 (20.67%) C# Developer
4 38 (18.27%) Software Engineer
5 29 (13.94%) Software Developer
6 27 (12.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 26 (12.50%) Team Leader
8 22 (10.58%) ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (10.10%) Senior C# Developer
10 20 (9.62%) Software Team Leader
11 19 (9.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (6.73%) C# Software Developer
12 14 (6.73%) Development Team Leader
12 14 (6.73%) Senior Software Developer
13 13 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
14 11 (5.29%) .NET Software Engineer
14 11 (5.29%) .NET Programmer
14 11 (5.29%) Programmer
15 10 (4.81%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (80.77%) .NET
2 124 (59.62%) ASP.NET
3 102 (49.04%) WPF
4 60 (28.85%) WinForms
5 56 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 49 (23.56%) HTML
7 47 (22.60%) CSS
8 42 (20.19%) .NET Framework
8 42 (20.19%) Silverlight
9 39 (18.75%) Web Services
10 34 (16.35%) jQuery
11 29 (13.94%) MSMQ
12 27 (12.98%) ASP.NET Web API
13 22 (10.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 21 (10.10%) SOAP
15 20 (9.62%) Cocoa
15 20 (9.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 20 (9.62%) Cocoa Touch
16 18 (8.65%) KnockoutJS
17 17 (8.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 43 (20.67%) N-Tier
2 35 (16.83%) Computer Science
3 26 (12.50%) SystemC
4 25 (12.02%) Mobile App
5 20 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (8.65%) NHS
7 13 (6.25%) BBC
7 13 (6.25%) Social Media
8 8 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (3.85%) W3C
9 5 (2.40%) Informatics
9 5 (2.40%) iPhone
10 3 (1.44%) Social Network
11 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.48%) Open Source
11 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 102 (49.04%) Windows
2 25 (12.02%) Android
3 20 (9.62%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.81%) Windows 8
4 10 (4.81%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (50.96%) MVC
2 91 (43.75%) TDD
3 72 (34.62%) OO
4 61 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (27.40%) Scrum
6 54 (25.96%) Software Engineering
7 40 (19.23%) Web Application Development
8 32 (15.38%) OOD
9 21 (10.10%) OOP
9 21 (10.10%) MVVM
10 20 (9.62%) iOS Development
11 18 (8.65%) Kanban
12 17 (8.17%) Unit Testing
12 17 (8.17%) SOA
13 15 (7.21%) BDD
14 14 (6.73%) Dependency Injection
14 14 (6.73%) Multithreading
15 12 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (5.77%) Network Load Balancing
16 10 (4.81%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 192 (92.31%) C#
2 99 (47.60%) SQL
3 58 (27.88%) JavaScript
4 33 (15.87%) T-SQL
5 26 (12.50%) C
6 20 (9.62%) VB.NET
7 18 (8.65%) Objective-C
8 13 (6.25%) Ruby
8 13 (6.25%) VB
9 12 (5.77%) C++
9 12 (5.77%) XAML
10 4 (1.92%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.44%) Python
12 1 (0.48%) Java
12 1 (0.48%) PHP
12 1 (0.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 55 (26.44%) Degree
2 7 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.44%) MCTS
3 3 (1.44%) MCP
3 3 (1.44%) MCAD
3 3 (1.44%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.88%) QA
2 5 (2.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.44%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.40%) Vagrant
1 5 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 125 (60.10%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.62%) Xamarin
3 18 (8.65%) Google
4 13 (6.25%) Yahoo!
4 13 (6.25%) Facebook
4 13 (6.25%) Apple
4 13 (6.25%) Sony
5 10 (4.81%) DevExpress
6 8 (3.85%) Oracle
7 5 (2.40%) Remedy
8 2 (0.96%) Ektron
8 2 (0.96%) Alterian
8 2 (0.96%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.96%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.48%) Telerik
9 1 (0.48%) webMethods
9 1 (0.48%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.48%) McKesson
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