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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 32 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 56 77 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.98% 7.09% 6.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.42% 15.34% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 52 75 66
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £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
341 502 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.39% 46.22% 40.04%
Number of salaries quoted 288 456 359
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 15 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Chatham - 9 £50,000 - 1
Stansted - 9 £47,500 - 1
Folkestone - 5 £41,250 - 1
Canterbury +8 4 £37,500 - 1
Sittingbourne - 1 £20,000 -
West Malling - 1 - -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 111 (100.00%) .NET
2 106 (95.50%) C#
3 99 (89.19%) MVC
4 94 (84.68%) SQL Server
5 81 (72.97%) ASP.NET
6 74 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 63 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (53.15%) TDD
9 55 (49.55%) Web Application Development
9 55 (49.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 50 (45.05%) JavaScript
11 44 (39.64%) SQL Server 2014
12 42 (37.84%) WPF
13 41 (36.94%) NUnit
14 39 (35.14%) WinForms
14 39 (35.14%) Windows
14 39 (35.14%) MVVM
15 37 (33.33%) CSS
15 37 (33.33%) AngularJS
16 34 (30.63%) HTML
17 32 (28.83%) Scrum
18 31 (27.93%) Kanban
19 30 (27.03%) Rhino Mocks
19 30 (27.03%) Moq
19 30 (27.03%) BDD
20 28 (25.23%) HTML5
20 28 (25.23%) SQL
21 26 (23.42%) Node.js
22 25 (22.52%) Ninject
22 25 (22.52%) 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 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (0.90%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (9.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.41%) CTI
2 3 (2.70%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (84.68%) SQL Server
2 44 (39.64%) SQL Server 2014
3 16 (14.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (14.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (13.51%) NoSQL
4 15 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.50%) Redis
6 3 (2.70%) MySQL
7 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.90%) Big Data
8 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 41 (36.94%) NUnit
2 30 (27.03%) Moq
2 30 (27.03%) Rhino Mocks
3 17 (15.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (13.51%) Git (software)
5 11 (9.91%) MSTest
6 9 (8.11%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.70%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.80%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.80%) StyleCop
8 2 (1.80%) Subversion
8 2 (1.80%) Xcode
General
1 18 (16.22%) Games
2 12 (10.81%) Advertising
3 4 (3.60%) Finance
4 3 (2.70%) Legal
5 1 (0.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 110 (99.10%) Developer
2 105 (94.59%) .NET Developer
3 25 (22.52%) C# .NET Developer
3 25 (22.52%) C# Developer
3 25 (22.52%) WCF Developer
4 23 (20.72%) SQL Developer
5 21 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 16 (14.41%) C# WCF Developer
7 15 (13.51%) Senior .NET Developer
7 15 (13.51%) Senior Developer
8 14 (12.61%) Applications Developer
9 13 (11.71%) .NET Applications Developer
10 10 (9.01%) .NET Programmer
10 10 (9.01%) ASP Developer
10 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (9.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (9.01%) Java Developer
10 10 (9.01%) Programmer
10 10 (9.01%) VB Developer
10 10 (9.01%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (100.00%) .NET
2 81 (72.97%) ASP.NET
3 74 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 55 (49.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 42 (37.84%) WPF
6 39 (35.14%) WinForms
7 37 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 37 (33.33%) CSS
8 34 (30.63%) HTML
9 28 (25.23%) HTML5
10 26 (23.42%) Node.js
11 25 (22.52%) Ninject
12 23 (20.72%) ASP.NET Web API
12 23 (20.72%) KnockoutJS
13 22 (19.82%) XML
14 19 (17.12%) .NET Framework
14 19 (17.12%) CSS3
14 19 (17.12%) NHibernate
15 17 (15.32%) Entity Framework
16 16 (14.41%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.61%) Streaming Music
2 11 (9.91%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (9.01%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.41%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.70%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.80%) Social Network
7 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.90%) iPad
7 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (35.14%) Windows
2 4 (3.60%) Windows Server
2 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.80%) Android
3 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (89.19%) MVC
2 63 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (53.15%) TDD
4 55 (49.55%) Web Application Development
5 39 (35.14%) MVVM
6 32 (28.83%) Scrum
7 31 (27.93%) Kanban
8 30 (27.03%) BDD
9 25 (22.52%) Dependency Injection
10 18 (16.22%) CRM
11 14 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (12.61%) Domain-Driven Design
11 14 (12.61%) Time Management
12 13 (11.71%) Web Development
13 12 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (9.91%) Unit Testing
15 10 (9.01%) Performance Tuning
16 9 (8.11%) Prototyping
17 7 (6.31%) SDLC
18 5 (4.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (95.50%) C#
2 50 (45.05%) JavaScript
3 28 (25.23%) SQL
4 20 (18.02%) VB
5 17 (15.32%) VB.NET
6 12 (10.81%) Java
7 11 (9.91%) Ruby
8 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.90%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (9.01%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (9.91%) Facebook
2 9 (8.11%) Google
2 9 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.11%) Oracle
3 1 (0.90%) Apple
Chatham, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 6 days ago