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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 32 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 59 76 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.15% 6.90% 9.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 14.93% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 54 71 103
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
413 509 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 43.07% 46.19% 42.84%
Number of salaries quoted 360 441 460
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 1 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 1 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 +6 22 £47,500 +11.76%
Canterbury - 11 £37,500 - 1
West Malling -4 7 £50,000 +42.85%
Stansted - 5 £47,500 - 1
Chatham - 4 £50,000 - 1
Cranbrook - 2 £40,000 -
Folkestone - 1 £45,000 - 1
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 100 (100.00%) C#
2 99 (99.00%) .NET
3 91 (91.00%) SQL Server
4 82 (82.00%) MVC
5 79 (79.00%) ASP.NET
6 72 (72.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 64 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (59.00%) TDD
9 55 (55.00%) Web Application Development
10 54 (54.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 49 (49.00%) JavaScript
12 45 (45.00%) CSS
13 44 (44.00%) HTML
14 43 (43.00%) SQL Server 2014
15 42 (42.00%) WPF
16 38 (38.00%) NUnit
16 38 (38.00%) AngularJS
17 37 (37.00%) Windows
17 37 (37.00%) WinForms
18 35 (35.00%) MVVM
19 34 (34.00%) HTML5
20 33 (33.00%) Dependency Injection
20 33 (33.00%) Ninject
21 29 (29.00%) CSS3
22 28 (28.00%) Node.js
22 28 (28.00%) Scrum
23 27 (27.00%) Kanban
23 27 (27.00%) KnockoutJS
24 26 (26.00%) Rhino Mocks
24 26 (26.00%) Moq

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 6 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.00%) CTI
2 1 (1.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) SMTP
2 1 (1.00%) SSL
2 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (91.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (43.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (11.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (6.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.00%) MySQL
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (38.00%) NUnit
2 26 (26.00%) Moq
2 26 (26.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 11 (11.00%) MSTest
4 10 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 9 (9.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (6.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.00%) MSBuild
7 3 (3.00%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.00%) StyleCop
8 2 (2.00%) Subversion
8 2 (2.00%) Xcode
9 1 (1.00%) Fiddler
General
1 12 (12.00%) Advertising
2 9 (9.00%) Games
3 7 (7.00%) Finance
4 3 (3.00%) Legal
5 1 (1.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (96.00%) Developer
2 91 (91.00%) .NET Developer
3 24 (24.00%) C# Developer
4 23 (23.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (18.00%) Senior Developer
5 18 (18.00%) WCF Developer
6 17 (17.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 15 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 12 (12.00%) C# WCF Developer
9 10 (10.00%) .NET Applications Developer
9 10 (10.00%) Applications Developer
9 10 (10.00%) SQL Developer
10 8 (8.00%) C# Application Developer
10 8 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (7.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (6.00%) HTML Developer
12 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Developer
13 5 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (99.00%) .NET
2 79 (79.00%) ASP.NET
3 72 (72.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 54 (54.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 45 (45.00%) CSS
6 44 (44.00%) HTML
7 42 (42.00%) WPF
8 38 (38.00%) AngularJS
9 37 (37.00%) WinForms
10 34 (34.00%) HTML5
11 33 (33.00%) Ninject
12 29 (29.00%) CSS3
13 28 (28.00%) Node.js
14 27 (27.00%) KnockoutJS
15 20 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
16 15 (15.00%) NHibernate
17 14 (14.00%) .NET Framework
18 13 (13.00%) jQuery
19 12 (12.00%) Entity Framework
20 11 (11.00%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.00%) Streaming Music
2 11 (11.00%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (7.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.00%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.00%) Social Network
6 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (37.00%) Windows
2 5 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.00%) Android
4 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (82.00%) MVC
2 64 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (59.00%) TDD
4 55 (55.00%) Web Application Development
5 35 (35.00%) MVVM
6 33 (33.00%) Dependency Injection
7 28 (28.00%) Scrum
8 27 (27.00%) Kanban
9 22 (22.00%) Domain-Driven Design
10 21 (21.00%) BDD
11 16 (16.00%) CRM
12 14 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (12.00%) Unit Testing
14 11 (11.00%) Web Development
15 10 (10.00%) Prototyping
16 9 (9.00%) SDLC
17 6 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
18 5 (5.00%) System Testing
19 4 (4.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 100 (100.00%) C#
2 49 (49.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 16 (16.00%) SQL
5 10 (10.00%) VB
6 6 (6.00%) Ruby
7 2 (2.00%) Java
7 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.00%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (3.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (11.00%) Facebook
2 10 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.00%) Oracle
3 5 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (1.00%) VMware
Chatham, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago