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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 35 33 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 54 76 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.54% 6.95% 8.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 15.11% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 49 75 89
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £55,000
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
378 503 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 38.81% 46.02% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 327 445 414
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +10 17 £55,000 +29.41%
Canterbury +11 8 £37,500 - 1
Chatham - 7 £50,000 - 1
Stansted - 7 £47,500 - 1
West Malling 0 4 £50,000 +81.81%
Folkestone - 4 £42,500 - 1
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 106 (99.07%) .NET
2 103 (96.26%) C#
3 96 (89.72%) SQL Server
4 91 (85.05%) MVC
5 80 (74.77%) ASP.NET
6 74 (69.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 63 (58.88%) Agile Software Development
8 60 (56.07%) TDD
9 56 (52.34%) Web Application Development
9 56 (52.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 52 (48.60%) JavaScript
11 45 (42.06%) SQL Server 2014
12 44 (41.12%) WPF
13 42 (39.25%) CSS
14 40 (37.38%) HTML
14 40 (37.38%) NUnit
15 39 (36.45%) AngularJS
16 38 (35.51%) WinForms
17 37 (34.58%) MVVM
18 36 (33.64%) Windows
19 31 (28.97%) HTML5
20 30 (28.04%) Dependency Injection
20 30 (28.04%) Ninject
21 29 (27.10%) Scrum
21 29 (27.10%) Kanban
22 28 (26.17%) Node.js
22 28 (26.17%) Rhino Mocks
22 28 (26.17%) Moq
23 26 (24.30%) BDD
23 26 (24.30%) KnockoutJS

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:

Applications
1 7 (6.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (7.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.54%) CTI
2 2 (1.87%) AMQP
3 1 (0.93%) HTTP
3 1 (0.93%) Internet
3 1 (0.93%) SMTP
3 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (89.72%) SQL Server
2 45 (42.06%) SQL Server 2014
3 14 (13.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (13.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (12.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (11.21%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.80%) MySQL
6 3 (2.80%) Redis
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (37.38%) NUnit
2 28 (26.17%) Moq
2 28 (26.17%) Rhino Mocks
3 14 (13.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (11.21%) Git (software)
5 11 (10.28%) MSTest
6 10 (9.35%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.80%) MSBuild
7 3 (2.80%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.87%) StyleCop
8 2 (1.87%) Subversion
8 2 (1.87%) Xcode
9 1 (0.93%) Fiddler
General
1 14 (13.08%) Games
2 12 (11.21%) Advertising
3 6 (5.61%) Finance
4 3 (2.80%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 105 (98.13%) Developer
2 100 (93.46%) .NET Developer
3 25 (23.36%) C# Developer
4 24 (22.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (21.50%) WCF Developer
6 19 (17.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 18 (16.82%) SQL Developer
8 17 (15.89%) Senior Developer
9 16 (14.95%) Senior .NET Developer
10 14 (13.08%) C# WCF Developer
11 13 (12.15%) Applications Developer
12 12 (11.21%) .NET Applications Developer
13 8 (7.48%) Senior C# Developer
14 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (6.54%) C# Application Developer
14 7 (6.54%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 6 (5.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 6 (5.61%) HTML Developer
15 6 (5.61%) SQL Server Developer
16 4 (3.74%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (99.07%) .NET
2 80 (74.77%) ASP.NET
3 74 (69.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 56 (52.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 44 (41.12%) WPF
6 42 (39.25%) CSS
7 40 (37.38%) HTML
8 39 (36.45%) AngularJS
9 38 (35.51%) WinForms
10 31 (28.97%) HTML5
11 30 (28.04%) Ninject
12 28 (26.17%) Node.js
13 26 (24.30%) KnockoutJS
14 24 (22.43%) CSS3
15 21 (19.63%) ASP.NET Web API
16 17 (15.89%) NHibernate
17 16 (14.95%) .NET Framework
17 16 (14.95%) XML
18 14 (13.08%) Ajax
18 14 (13.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.76%) Streaming Music
2 11 (10.28%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (6.54%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.80%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.87%) Social Network
7 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.64%) Windows
2 5 (4.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.87%) Android
4 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (85.05%) MVC
2 63 (58.88%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (56.07%) TDD
4 56 (52.34%) Web Application Development
5 37 (34.58%) MVVM
6 30 (28.04%) Dependency Injection
7 29 (27.10%) Kanban
7 29 (27.10%) Scrum
8 26 (24.30%) BDD
9 19 (17.76%) Domain-Driven Design
10 18 (16.82%) CRM
11 14 (13.08%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (11.21%) Unit Testing
12 12 (11.21%) Web Development
13 11 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (9.35%) Prototyping
15 8 (7.48%) Performance Tuning
16 7 (6.54%) SDLC
16 7 (6.54%) Time Management
17 5 (4.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (96.26%) C#
2 52 (48.60%) JavaScript
3 23 (21.50%) SQL
4 20 (18.69%) VB.NET
5 14 (13.08%) VB
6 9 (8.41%) Ruby
7 6 (5.61%) Java
8 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.93%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (5.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (10.28%) Facebook
2 10 (9.35%) Oracle
3 9 (8.41%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.54%) Google
5 1 (0.93%) VMware
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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