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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 39 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 56 69 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.67% 6.94% 9.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.24% 15.33% 21.86%
Number of salaries quoted 52 65 86
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £50,000 £57,500
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
423 450 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 42.81% 45.27% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 380 401 450
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +8 23 £42,500 - 1
West Malling -9 11 £50,000 +42.85%
Canterbury - 7 £37,500 - 1
Cranbrook - 2 £40,000 -
Folkestone - 1 £45,000 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 104 (100.00%) C#
2 101 (97.12%) .NET
3 90 (86.54%) SQL Server
4 78 (75.00%) MVC
5 73 (70.19%) ASP.NET
6 65 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (60.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 56 (53.85%) TDD
9 54 (51.92%) JavaScript
10 52 (50.00%) HTML
11 47 (45.19%) CSS
11 47 (45.19%) Web Application Development
12 46 (44.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 44 (42.31%) WPF
14 43 (41.35%) Windows
14 43 (41.35%) AngularJS
15 41 (39.42%) HTML5
16 37 (35.58%) SQL Server 2014
17 33 (31.73%) CSS3
18 32 (30.77%) Ninject
18 32 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
19 30 (28.85%) NUnit
20 27 (25.96%) KnockoutJS
20 27 (25.96%) Node.js
20 27 (25.96%) WinForms
21 26 (25.00%) MVVM
22 25 (24.04%) Domain-Driven Design
22 25 (24.04%) Streaming Music
22 25 (24.04%) SQL
23 24 (23.08%) Scrum

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 27 (25.96%) Node.js
2 5 (4.81%) IIS
3 2 (1.92%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (6.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) SaaS
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) CTI
2 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.96%) HTTP
3 1 (0.96%) Internet
3 1 (0.96%) SMTP
3 1 (0.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (86.54%) SQL Server
2 37 (35.58%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (10.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.92%) MySQL
8 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (28.85%) NUnit
2 20 (19.23%) Moq
2 20 (19.23%) Rhino Mocks
3 12 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 7 (6.73%) MSTest
6 5 (4.81%) ReSharper
7 4 (3.85%) Subversion
7 4 (3.85%) Xcode
8 2 (1.92%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.92%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.92%) Selenium
8 2 (1.92%) StyleCop
8 2 (1.92%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.96%) Fiddler
General
1 9 (8.65%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Advertising
3 2 (1.92%) Legal
4 1 (0.96%) Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Electronics
4 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (94.23%) Developer
2 88 (84.62%) .NET Developer
3 33 (31.73%) C# Developer
4 29 (27.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (17.31%) Senior Developer
6 17 (16.35%) Senior .NET Developer
7 16 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 13 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
8 13 (12.50%) Applications Developer
8 13 (12.50%) WCF Developer
9 11 (10.58%) C# Application Developer
10 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (8.65%) Senior C# Developer
11 8 (7.69%) C# WCF Developer
11 8 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 8 (7.69%) Software Engineer
11 8 (7.69%) SQL Developer
12 7 (6.73%) C# Software Engineer
12 7 (6.73%) Web Developer
13 6 (5.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (97.12%) .NET
2 73 (70.19%) ASP.NET
3 63 (60.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 52 (50.00%) HTML
5 47 (45.19%) CSS
6 46 (44.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 44 (42.31%) WPF
8 43 (41.35%) AngularJS
9 41 (39.42%) HTML5
10 33 (31.73%) CSS3
11 32 (30.77%) Ninject
12 27 (25.96%) KnockoutJS
12 27 (25.96%) WinForms
13 22 (21.15%) ASP.NET Web API
14 20 (19.23%) jQuery
15 14 (13.46%) .NET Framework
16 12 (11.54%) Entity Framework
17 10 (9.62%) NHibernate
18 9 (8.65%) Ajax
18 9 (8.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.04%) Streaming Music
2 7 (6.73%) Client/Server
2 7 (6.73%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (4.81%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.88%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.92%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 43 (41.35%) Windows
2 7 (6.73%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.81%) Linux
4 4 (3.85%) Android
4 4 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (75.00%) MVC
2 65 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (53.85%) TDD
4 47 (45.19%) Web Application Development
5 32 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
6 26 (25.00%) MVVM
7 25 (24.04%) Domain-Driven Design
8 24 (23.08%) Scrum
9 18 (17.31%) Kanban
10 15 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (14.42%) CRM
11 14 (13.46%) SDLC
12 13 (12.50%) Unit Testing
13 12 (11.54%) BDD
13 12 (11.54%) Software Engineering
14 9 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (8.65%) Web Development
15 7 (6.73%) OO
16 6 (5.77%) OOD
17 5 (4.81%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 104 (100.00%) C#
2 54 (51.92%) JavaScript
3 25 (24.04%) SQL
4 21 (20.19%) VB.NET
5 10 (9.62%) VB
6 6 (5.77%) C++
6 6 (5.77%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.85%) Java
8 2 (1.92%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.92%) Ruby
9 1 (0.96%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.96%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.65%) Oracle
3 7 (6.73%) Facebook
4 1 (0.96%) VMware
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 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
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago