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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South East / Kent
Rank 39 53 24
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -29
Permanent jobs citing WCF 51 50 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.99% 4.54% 9.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.61% 10.33% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 45 48 94
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%

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
349 484 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 41.01% 43.96% 50.78%
Number of salaries quoted 275 419 477
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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
West Malling +7 17 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Tunbridge Wells +14 14 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Dartford 0 7 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Maidstone -15 4 £45,000 +13.92% 1
Folkestone - 3 £28,001 -
Sevenoaks - 2 £55,000 - 1
Rochester - 1 £35,000 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 67 (100.00%) C#
2 66 (98.51%) .NET
3 57 (85.07%) ASP.NET
4 55 (82.09%) MVC
5 52 (77.61%) SQL Server
6 50 (74.63%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (68.66%) ASP.NET Web API
8 44 (65.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 39 (58.21%) Node.js
9 39 (58.21%) TDD
10 38 (56.72%) Web Application Development
11 37 (55.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 36 (53.73%) SQL Server 2014
12 36 (53.73%) RESTful
13 34 (50.75%) BDD
14 33 (49.25%) OO
15 31 (46.27%) NoSQL
15 31 (46.27%) Ruby
15 31 (46.27%) .NET Framework
15 31 (46.27%) Git (software)
16 30 (44.78%) Entity Framework
17 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
17 18 (26.87%) SDLC
17 18 (26.87%) AngularJS
18 17 (25.37%) Microsoft
19 15 (22.39%) Windows
19 15 (22.39%) HTML
19 15 (22.39%) Code First Entity Framework
20 14 (20.90%) Social Network
21 13 (19.40%) SQL

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 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (5.97%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) SMTP
2 1 (1.49%) SSL
2 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (77.61%) SQL Server
2 36 (53.73%) SQL Server 2014
3 31 (46.27%) NoSQL
4 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (11.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (7.46%) Big Data
7 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
7 4 (5.97%) Redis
7 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.48%) MySQL
9 2 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.49%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 31 (46.27%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.48%) Moq
3 3 (4.48%) NUnit
4 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.49%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.49%) gulp
5 1 (1.49%) ReSharper
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Advertising
3 3 (4.48%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Electronics
4 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (92.54%) Developer
2 52 (77.61%) .NET Developer
3 17 (25.37%) C# Developer
4 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (20.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (19.40%) .NET Software Developer
6 13 (19.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Architect
8 4 (5.97%) C# WCF Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Junior
8 4 (5.97%) Junior Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.97%) WCF Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Junior Applications Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Lead Architect
9 3 (4.48%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (98.51%) .NET
2 57 (85.07%) ASP.NET
3 46 (68.66%) ASP.NET Web API
4 44 (65.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 39 (58.21%) Node.js
6 37 (55.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 36 (53.73%) RESTful
8 31 (46.27%) .NET Framework
9 30 (44.78%) Entity Framework
10 18 (26.87%) AngularJS
11 15 (22.39%) Code First Entity Framework
11 15 (22.39%) HTML
12 13 (19.40%) CSS
13 10 (14.93%) WPF
14 9 (13.43%) HTML5
14 9 (13.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (13.43%) Web Services
15 8 (11.94%) jQuery
15 8 (11.94%) XML
16 7 (10.45%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Social Network
2 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.97%) iPad
3 2 (2.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.39%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (82.09%) MVC
2 50 (74.63%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (58.21%) TDD
4 38 (56.72%) Web Application Development
5 34 (50.75%) BDD
6 33 (49.25%) OO
7 18 (26.87%) SDLC
8 11 (16.42%) MVVM
9 8 (11.94%) CRM
10 6 (8.96%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (8.96%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (7.46%) SOA
11 5 (7.46%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (5.97%) Scrum
13 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
13 3 (4.48%) System Testing
13 3 (4.48%) Systems Analysis
14 2 (2.99%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (46.27%) Ruby
3 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
4 13 (19.40%) SQL
5 7 (10.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) Oracle
3 4 (5.97%) Apple
4 3 (4.48%) Thunderhead
5 2 (2.99%) Infragistics
6 1 (1.49%) Facebook
6 1 (1.49%) SAP
6 1 (1.49%) Telerik
Kent
Edward Carter Solutions
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Maidstone
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sevenoaks
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Remote Work
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