The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 16 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 31 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 16.76% 4.63% 5.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.98% 7.52% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 6
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WCF
London

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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
94 133 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 50.81% 61.57% 59.85%
Number of salaries quoted 91 130 76
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

WCF
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Kingston Upon Thames region.

WCF Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

WCF
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 57 (100.00%) C#
2 53 (92.98%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (84.21%) .NET
4 44 (77.19%) SQL Server
5 42 (73.68%) HTML
6 41 (71.93%) JavaScript
6 41 (71.93%) ASP.NET
7 38 (66.67%) Web Services
8 37 (64.91%) XML
8 37 (64.91%) Microsoft
9 36 (63.16%) MVC
10 35 (61.40%) Ajax
11 34 (59.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (59.65%) CSS
11 34 (59.65%) MS Excel
12 31 (54.39%) Team Foundation Server
13 29 (50.88%) OO
13 29 (50.88%) TDD
14 28 (49.12%) SQL
15 27 (47.37%) NHibernate
15 27 (47.37%) .NET Framework
16 25 (43.86%) jQuery
17 22 (38.60%) XHTML
17 22 (38.60%) E-Commerce
17 22 (38.60%) Finance
18 21 (36.84%) Scrum
19 20 (35.09%) OOD
19 20 (35.09%) Client/Server
19 20 (35.09%) LINQ
19 20 (35.09%) Entity Framework

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 7 (12.28%) NServiceBus
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) Node.js
3 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.75%) Lync
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (59.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
2 11 (19.30%) DNS
2 11 (19.30%) HTTP
2 11 (19.30%) Internet
3 2 (3.51%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (77.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.75%) MS Access
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (54.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (26.32%) Moq
2 15 (26.32%) Mockito
3 9 (15.79%) Selenium
4 7 (12.28%) WebDriver
4 7 (12.28%) Visual Studio
4 7 (12.28%) MSI
4 7 (12.28%) NUnit
5 2 (3.51%) ReSharper
5 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.51%) MSBuild
General
1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 15 (26.32%) Banking
3 9 (15.79%) Financial Institution
4 6 (10.53%) Back Office
5 5 (8.77%) Retail
6 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (84.21%) Developer
2 21 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 10 (17.54%) WPF Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Agile .NET Developer
5 8 (14.04%) Software Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Team Leader
6 7 (12.28%) .NET Team Leader
7 6 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (10.53%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.02%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Web Team Leader
9 3 (5.26%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Tester
10 2 (3.51%) Automation Tester
10 2 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
11 1 (1.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Developer
11 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (1.75%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (84.21%) .NET
2 42 (73.68%) HTML
3 41 (71.93%) ASP.NET
4 38 (66.67%) Web Services
5 37 (64.91%) XML
6 35 (61.40%) Ajax
7 34 (59.65%) CSS
7 34 (59.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (47.37%) NHibernate
8 27 (47.37%) .NET Framework
9 25 (43.86%) jQuery
10 22 (38.60%) XHTML
11 20 (35.09%) LINQ
11 20 (35.09%) Entity Framework
12 14 (24.56%) WPF
13 12 (21.05%) REST
14 11 (19.30%) SOAP
15 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 3 (5.26%) HTML5
17 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Client/Server
2 5 (8.77%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (3.51%) Social Media
3 2 (3.51%) BBC
4 1 (1.75%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Windows
2 14 (24.56%) Android
2 14 (24.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (92.98%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (63.16%) MVC
3 29 (50.88%) TDD
3 29 (50.88%) OO
4 22 (38.60%) E-Commerce
5 21 (36.84%) Scrum
6 20 (35.09%) OOD
7 17 (29.82%) Automated Testing
8 14 (24.56%) Android Development
8 14 (24.56%) iOS Development
9 11 (19.30%) Test Automation
10 9 (15.79%) MVVM
11 7 (12.28%) OOP
12 4 (7.02%) Web Development
12 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
13 2 (3.51%) Performance Testing
13 2 (3.51%) Regression Testing
13 2 (3.51%) BDD
13 2 (3.51%) Change Control
13 2 (3.51%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) C#
2 41 (71.93%) JavaScript
3 28 (49.12%) SQL
4 14 (24.56%) Java
5 13 (22.81%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.51%) VB
6 2 (3.51%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.51%) VB6
6 2 (3.51%) Ruby
6 2 (3.51%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) MCSE
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 37 (64.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) Apple
2 2 (3.51%) Sony
2 2 (3.51%) Cadence
2 2 (3.51%) Telerik
2 2 (3.51%) Yahoo!
2 2 (3.51%) Google
2 2 (3.51%) Facebook
3 1 (1.75%) Twitter
3 1 (1.75%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.75%) Jedox
3 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle