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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 29 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 12 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 5.50% 6.45% 11.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.12% 11.90% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 13
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £39,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £75,150 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
85 84 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 38.99% 54.19% 45.87%
Number of salaries quoted 84 82 48
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 31 October 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET
2 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (77.27%) MVC
4 15 (68.18%) NHibernate
4 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (59.09%) CSS
5 13 (59.09%) HTML
5 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
6 12 (54.55%) MVVM
7 11 (50.00%) OO
8 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
8 10 (45.45%) OOP
8 10 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (40.91%) SQL
9 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
9 9 (40.91%) WPF
9 9 (40.91%) NUnit
10 8 (36.36%) Android
10 8 (36.36%) Windows
10 8 (36.36%) Java
10 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
10 8 (36.36%) Apple iOS
10 8 (36.36%) NServiceBus
10 8 (36.36%) Android Development
10 8 (36.36%) iOS Development
11 7 (31.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (31.82%) jQuery
12 6 (27.27%) WF

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 8 (36.36%) NServiceBus
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 4 (18.18%) DNS
1 4 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) NUnit
2 3 (13.64%) Moq
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (45.45%) Software Developer
4 9 (40.91%) Senior Developer
4 9 (40.91%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (31.82%) C# Developer
6 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (22.73%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (22.73%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
8 3 (13.64%) Team Leader
8 3 (13.64%) .NET Team Leader
9 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (9.09%) Software Team Leader
9 2 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (9.09%) Lead Software Developer
10 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET
3 15 (68.18%) NHibernate
3 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (59.09%) HTML
4 13 (59.09%) CSS
5 10 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
6 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
6 9 (40.91%) WPF
7 7 (31.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (31.82%) jQuery
8 6 (27.27%) WF
8 6 (27.27%) XML
9 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (18.18%) XSL
10 4 (18.18%) XHTML
10 4 (18.18%) Ajax
10 4 (18.18%) Web Services
10 4 (18.18%) JSON
11 2 (9.09%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
1 8 (36.36%) Android
1 8 (36.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) MVC
3 12 (54.55%) MVVM
4 11 (50.00%) OO
5 10 (45.45%) OOP
6 8 (36.36%) Android Development
6 8 (36.36%) iOS Development
7 5 (22.73%) Scrum
8 4 (18.18%) Coaching
8 4 (18.18%) B2C
8 4 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.55%) TDD
10 1 (4.55%) Kanban
10 1 (4.55%) BDD
10 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
4 8 (36.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft