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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 23 57 23
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -34
Permanent jobs citing WCF 112 31 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.93% 2.51% 8.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.86% 7.42% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 69 28 62
Average salary £45,000 £39,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.64% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
564 418 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 44.98% 33.85% 42.61%
Number of salaries quoted 463 364 299
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 46 £33,500 - 2
Stansted - 18 £45,000 - 1
Sittingbourne - 6 £45,000 -
West Malling - 6 £40,000 -
Dartford -7 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Chatham - 3 £57,500 -
Tunbridge Wells -18 2 £37,455 -16.76%
Cranbrook - 2 £40,000 - 1
Rochester - 2 £35,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £35,000 -
Whitstable - 1 - -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 179 (91.79%) C#
2 155 (79.49%) .NET
3 112 (57.44%) SQL
4 105 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 99 (50.77%) WPF
6 94 (48.21%) ASP.NET
7 92 (47.18%) MVC
8 88 (45.13%) SQL Server
9 86 (44.10%) Windows
9 86 (44.10%) OO
10 69 (35.38%) WinForms
11 68 (34.87%) TDD
12 66 (33.85%) .NET Framework
13 58 (29.74%) MS Excel
14 56 (28.72%) Software Engineering
15 54 (27.69%) N-Tier
16 52 (26.67%) Scrum
17 49 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
18 46 (23.59%) ASP.NET MVC
19 45 (23.08%) Web Services
20 43 (22.05%) JavaScript
20 43 (22.05%) OOD
21 39 (20.00%) HTML
22 36 (18.46%) IIS
23 35 (17.95%) T-SQL
24 34 (17.44%) CSS
25 31 (15.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
26 30 (15.38%) Degree
27 29 (14.87%) C
27 29 (14.87%) SystemC

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 36 (18.46%) IIS
2 7 (3.59%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (3.08%) Node.js
4 3 (1.54%) CMS
5 2 (1.03%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.03%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.51%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.51%) Kentico
Applications
1 58 (29.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.54%) TCP/IP
1 3 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (45.13%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (12.82%) Relational Database
4 16 (8.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (6.15%) SQLite
6 5 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (1.54%) SSDT
9 2 (1.03%) OLAP
10 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (10.77%) Rhino Mocks
2 20 (10.26%) NUnit
3 19 (9.74%) Subversion
4 18 (9.23%) Xcode
5 17 (8.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.56%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.05%) MSBuild
8 3 (1.54%) NuGet
9 2 (1.03%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.03%) MSTest
9 2 (1.03%) Moq
General
1 16 (8.21%) Finance
2 5 (2.56%) Retail
3 3 (1.54%) Electronics
4 2 (1.03%) Marketing
5 1 (0.51%) Legal
5 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 133 (68.21%) Developer
2 75 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 45 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 40 (20.51%) Software Engineer
5 29 (14.87%) Team Leader
5 29 (14.87%) Software Developer
6 25 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (11.28%) Software Team Leader
8 14 (7.18%) Senior Developer
8 14 (7.18%) Development Team Leader
8 14 (7.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (6.15%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (6.15%) Senior C# Developer
10 11 (5.64%) .NET Software Engineer
10 11 (5.64%) Programmer
11 10 (5.13%) C# Software Developer
11 10 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
11 10 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
12 9 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
12 9 (4.62%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (79.49%) .NET
2 99 (50.77%) WPF
3 94 (48.21%) ASP.NET
4 69 (35.38%) WinForms
5 66 (33.85%) .NET Framework
6 46 (23.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 45 (23.08%) Web Services
8 39 (20.00%) HTML
9 34 (17.44%) CSS
10 31 (15.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 26 (13.33%) jQuery
12 25 (12.82%) SOAP
12 25 (12.82%) Ajax
13 24 (12.31%) NHibernate
14 23 (11.79%) Silverlight
14 23 (11.79%) Razor View Engine
15 21 (10.77%) Castle Windsor
16 20 (10.26%) Cocoa
16 20 (10.26%) Cocoa Touch
16 20 (10.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 54 (27.69%) N-Tier
2 29 (14.87%) SystemC
3 21 (10.77%) Mobile App
3 21 (10.77%) NHS
4 20 (10.26%) Computer Science
5 15 (7.69%) Social Network
5 15 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (7.18%) Informatics
7 6 (3.08%) W3C
8 5 (2.56%) BBC
8 5 (2.56%) Social Media
9 3 (1.54%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.51%) iPhone
11 1 (0.51%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 86 (44.10%) Windows
2 23 (11.79%) Android
3 20 (10.26%) Apple iOS
4 10 (5.13%) Windows 8
4 10 (5.13%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (47.18%) MVC
2 86 (44.10%) OO
3 68 (34.87%) TDD
4 56 (28.72%) Software Engineering
5 52 (26.67%) Scrum
6 49 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (22.05%) OOD
8 28 (14.36%) Web Application Development
9 20 (10.26%) iOS Development
10 19 (9.74%) Unit Testing
11 18 (9.23%) OOP
12 16 (8.21%) Multithreading
12 16 (8.21%) Android Development
13 15 (7.69%) MVVM
14 10 (5.13%) Product Management
14 10 (5.13%) Matrix Management
14 10 (5.13%) SOA
15 8 (4.10%) UML
16 7 (3.59%) BPEL
16 7 (3.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 179 (91.79%) C#
2 112 (57.44%) SQL
3 43 (22.05%) JavaScript
4 35 (17.95%) T-SQL
5 29 (14.87%) C
6 18 (9.23%) Objective-C
7 17 (8.72%) VB.NET
8 16 (8.21%) XAML
9 15 (7.69%) VB
10 12 (6.15%) C++
11 5 (2.56%) Ruby
12 4 (2.05%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.54%) Python
14 2 (1.03%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 30 (15.38%) Degree
2 23 (11.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (11.28%) MCTS
3 22 (11.28%) MCP
4 20 (10.26%) MCAD
4 20 (10.26%) MCSD
5 2 (1.03%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.54%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.56%) Vagrant
1 5 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 105 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.15%) Xamarin
3 11 (5.64%) DevExpress
4 6 (3.08%) Google
5 5 (2.56%) Yahoo!
5 5 (2.56%) Facebook
5 5 (2.56%) Apple
5 5 (2.56%) Sony
6 4 (2.05%) McKesson
7 2 (1.03%) Oracle
7 2 (1.03%) Ektron
8 1 (0.51%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.51%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.51%) Alterian
8 1 (0.51%) webMethods
8 1 (0.51%) Remedy
Maidstone, Kent
Amsys
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Amsys
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stansted, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45k + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cranbrook, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cranbrook
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago