The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 129 107 91
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 974 1174 1400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.41% 2.86% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.20% 7.99% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 887 1071 1269
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
WCF
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15709 14696 17864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.79% 35.81% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13735 12582 14920
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in London

WCF
Salary Trend in London

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

WCF Salary Trend in London

WCF
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in London

WCF
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -50 90 £57,500 +4.54% 28
Ealing - 23 £65,000 -
Dagenham - 16 £45,000 -
Croydon +7 10 £55,000 -26.66%
Kingston Upon Thames -7 10 £56,250 +12.50% 3
Canary Wharf +5 6 £52,500 -2.32%
Greenford - 6 £50,000 - 1
Mayfair +4 4 £70,000 +3.70%
New Malden - 4 £48,750 - 1
Wimbledon - 4 £60,000 -
Uxbridge +4 2 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Romford - 2 £55,000 -
Bromley +4 1 £42,500 -
Harrow - 1 £50,000 -
Hayes - 1 £47,500 -
Wembley - 1 £50,000 -
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 1997 (97.51%) C#
2 1871 (91.36%) .NET
3 1526 (74.51%) SQL Server
4 1349 (65.87%) MVC
5 1345 (65.67%) ASP.NET
6 1288 (62.89%) Agile Software Development
7 1065 (52.00%) TDD
8 1051 (51.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 906 (44.24%) WPF
10 876 (42.77%) SQL
11 831 (40.58%) JavaScript
12 752 (36.72%) .NET Framework
13 746 (36.43%) Finance
14 676 (33.01%) Microsoft
15 674 (32.91%) Scrum
16 666 (32.52%) HTML
17 659 (32.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 607 (29.64%) CSS
19 550 (26.86%) Web Application Development
20 519 (25.34%) Entity Framework
20 519 (25.34%) OO
21 515 (25.15%) BDD
22 508 (24.80%) NUnit
23 500 (24.41%) ASP.NET Web API
24 485 (23.68%) Web Services
25 476 (23.24%) SQL Server 2014
26 455 (22.22%) jQuery
27 437 (21.34%) Windows
28 430 (21.00%) NHibernate
29 387 (18.90%) Ajax

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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
1 223 (10.89%) Node.js
2 182 (8.89%) BizTalk Server
3 180 (8.79%) SharePoint
4 111 (5.42%) SharePoint 2013
5 99 (4.83%) IIS
6 67 (3.27%) CMS
7 66 (3.22%) Umbraco
8 45 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
9 42 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
9 42 (2.05%) Kentico
10 39 (1.90%) Sitefinity
11 30 (1.46%) DNN
12 29 (1.42%) Immediacy CMS
13 28 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.44%) NServiceBus
14 9 (0.44%) WebSphere
15 5 (0.24%) Confluence
15 5 (0.24%) MS Project Server
16 4 (0.20%) Apache
17 3 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 224 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 35 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
4 15 (0.73%) MS Office
5 10 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.20%) MS Project
6 4 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 69 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.29%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.24%) LatentZero
3 5 (0.24%) thinkFolio
4 4 (0.20%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.15%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.098%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.049%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 149 (7.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (1.76%) SaaS
4 23 (1.12%) GitHub
5 14 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.34%) IaaS
6 7 (0.34%) PaaS
7 5 (0.24%) Yammer
8 2 (0.098%) Force.com
9 1 (0.049%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 76 (3.71%) Internet
2 62 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 52 (2.54%) Network Security
4 39 (1.90%) HTTP
5 23 (1.12%) Intranet
6 21 (1.03%) Firewall
6 21 (1.03%) SMTP
7 8 (0.39%) LDAP
8 6 (0.29%) SNMP
9 4 (0.20%) DNS
9 4 (0.20%) Extranet
9 4 (0.20%) VPN
10 3 (0.15%) Broadband
10 3 (0.15%) iBeacon
10 3 (0.15%) Skype
11 1 (0.049%) SSH
11 1 (0.049%) SSL
11 1 (0.049%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1526 (74.51%) SQL Server
2 476 (23.24%) SQL Server 2014
3 256 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 223 (10.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 190 (9.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 159 (7.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 119 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 110 (5.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 80 (3.91%) Relational Database
10 49 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 43 (2.10%) MySQL
12 41 (2.00%) MongoDB
13 36 (1.76%) Oracle Database
14 34 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
15 29 (1.42%) RDBMS
16 26 (1.27%) Big Data
16 26 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
17 22 (1.07%) Event Store
18 18 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
19 17 (0.83%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 508 (24.80%) NUnit
2 329 (16.06%) Rhino Mocks
3 312 (15.23%) Subversion
4 294 (14.36%) Moq
4 294 (14.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 272 (13.28%) Visual Studio
6 263 (12.84%) Git (software)
7 174 (8.50%) TeamCity
8 135 (6.59%) MSTest
9 108 (5.27%) SpecFlow
10 96 (4.69%) Selenium
11 60 (2.93%) JIRA
12 47 (2.29%) MSBuild
13 40 (1.95%) Jenkins
14 35 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
15 32 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 23 (1.12%) NCrunch
17 20 (0.98%) CruiseControl
17 20 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 18 (0.88%) Jasmine
General
1 746 (36.43%) Finance
2 340 (16.60%) Banking
3 160 (7.81%) Games
4 126 (6.15%) Front Office
5 120 (5.86%) Investment Banking
6 100 (4.88%) Back Office
7 83 (4.05%) Marketing
8 79 (3.86%) Advertising
9 64 (3.13%) Retail
10 26 (1.27%) Music Industry
11 25 (1.22%) Financial Institution
12 21 (1.03%) Law
12 21 (1.03%) Legal
13 20 (0.98%) Telecoms
14 7 (0.34%) Publishing
15 6 (0.29%) French Language
15 6 (0.29%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.20%) Aerospace
17 3 (0.15%) German Language
18 2 (0.098%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1803 (88.04%) Developer
2 1328 (64.84%) C# Developer
3 1240 (60.55%) .NET Developer
4 907 (44.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 504 (24.61%) ASP.NET Developer
6 465 (22.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 334 (16.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 286 (13.96%) Senior Developer
9 258 (12.60%) SQL Developer
10 190 (9.28%) Senior C# Developer
11 184 (8.98%) Agile Developer
12 175 (8.54%) Senior .NET Developer
13 165 (8.06%) Agile .NET Developer
14 158 (7.71%) WCF Developer
15 150 (7.32%) C# WCF Developer
16 147 (7.18%) Agile C# Developer
17 136 (6.64%) Software Engineer
18 130 (6.35%) C# Software Developer
19 118 (5.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
20 115 (5.62%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1871 (91.36%) .NET
2 1345 (65.67%) ASP.NET
3 1051 (51.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 906 (44.24%) WPF
5 752 (36.72%) .NET Framework
6 666 (32.52%) HTML
7 659 (32.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 607 (29.64%) CSS
9 519 (25.34%) Entity Framework
10 500 (24.41%) ASP.NET Web API
11 485 (23.68%) Web Services
12 455 (22.22%) jQuery
13 430 (21.00%) NHibernate
14 387 (18.90%) Ajax
15 374 (18.26%) HTML5
16 341 (16.65%) LINQ
17 322 (15.72%) AngularJS
18 286 (13.96%) XML
19 254 (12.40%) WinForms
20 253 (12.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 231 (11.28%) Computer Science
2 169 (8.25%) Hedge funds
3 135 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
3 135 (6.59%) Inversion of Control
4 108 (5.27%) Client/Server
5 87 (4.25%) Mobile App
6 83 (4.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 70 (3.42%) Equities
7 70 (3.42%) N-Tier
8 67 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
9 66 (3.22%) Derivative
10 59 (2.88%) Visualisation
11 55 (2.69%) BYOD
12 54 (2.64%) Mathematics
13 53 (2.59%) Tandem
14 42 (2.05%) Fixed Income
15 34 (1.66%) iPhone
15 34 (1.66%) User Experience
16 29 (1.42%) Social Network
17 27 (1.32%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 437 (21.34%) Windows
2 92 (4.49%) Linux
3 82 (4.00%) Unix
4 46 (2.25%) Android
5 29 (1.42%) Windows Server
6 28 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (0.68%) Apple iOS
8 13 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.29%) FreeBSD
9 6 (0.29%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.29%) Solaris
9 6 (0.29%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.049%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.049%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1349 (65.87%) MVC
2 1288 (62.89%) Agile Software Development
3 1065 (52.00%) TDD
4 674 (32.91%) Scrum
5 550 (26.86%) Web Application Development
6 519 (25.34%) OO
7 515 (25.15%) BDD
8 386 (18.85%) Continuous Integration
9 312 (15.23%) Software Engineering
10 263 (12.84%) Kanban
11 213 (10.40%) Dependency Injection
12 176 (8.59%) SDLC
13 168 (8.20%) Unit Testing
14 167 (8.15%) OOP
15 166 (8.11%) Multithreading
15 166 (8.11%) MVVM
16 159 (7.76%) Web Development
17 152 (7.42%) SOLID
18 136 (6.64%) E-Commerce
19 126 (6.15%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1997 (97.51%) C#
2 876 (42.77%) SQL
3 831 (40.58%) JavaScript
4 341 (16.65%) T-SQL
5 203 (9.91%) Ruby
6 165 (8.06%) C++
7 133 (6.49%) VB.NET
8 121 (5.91%) Java
9 110 (5.37%) PL/SQL
10 106 (5.18%) VB
11 56 (2.73%) Objective-C
12 42 (2.05%) C
13 39 (1.90%) F#
14 38 (1.86%) Python
15 37 (1.81%) VBA
16 34 (1.66%) XAML
17 27 (1.32%) PowerShell
18 24 (1.17%) XPath
19 23 (1.12%) CoffeeScript
19 23 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 325 (15.87%) Degree
2 17 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (0.68%) Brainbench
4 9 (0.44%) MCP
5 8 (0.39%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.39%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (0.20%) MCSD
6 4 (0.20%) PhD
7 3 (0.15%) MCAD
8 2 (0.098%) HND
8 2 (0.098%) MCSA
8 2 (0.098%) MCSE
8 2 (0.098%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.049%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (4.69%) QA
2 53 (2.59%) MiFID
3 17 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.29%) EMIR
6 2 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.098%) SEPA
7 1 (0.049%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (1.95%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.78%) Docker
3 2 (0.098%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.049%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 52 (2.54%) WMI
2 5 (0.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 5 (0.24%) SCCM
3 3 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.098%) Control-M
4 2 (0.098%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (0.098%) Kibana
4 2 (0.098%) logstash
4 2 (0.098%) OPNET
4 2 (0.098%) Puppet
4 2 (0.098%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.049%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 676 (33.01%) Microsoft
2 218 (10.64%) Oracle
3 81 (3.96%) Apple
4 62 (3.03%) Facebook
4 62 (3.03%) Google
5 56 (2.73%) Sitecore
6 43 (2.10%) EPiServer
7 36 (1.76%) Telerik
8 29 (1.42%) Alterian
8 29 (1.42%) Ektron
9 26 (1.27%) Sony
9 26 (1.27%) Yahoo!
10 24 (1.17%) TIBCO
11 21 (1.03%) Xamarin
12 15 (0.73%) Sybase
13 11 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (0.44%) DevExpress
15 8 (0.39%) Bloomberg
15 8 (0.39%) Reuters
16 7 (0.34%) IBM
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum +bonus (10%),health,pension,Shares
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus(10%), shares,Pension,health
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and pension
Posted: Yesterday
Enfield, Middlesex
Langley James
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Resource Techniques
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ebiquity
Salary: From £45,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Flexible working from home
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 100k per year + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £58,000 per annum plus bonnus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago