The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 90 71 81
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1459 1518 1675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.03% 3.42% 3.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.84% 8.70% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1371 1543
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £36,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18620 17448 21061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.65% 39.33% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 16000 14954 18727
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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
(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 -32 284 £57,500 +6.48% 65
Docklands, London - 11 £68,250 -
Kingston Upon Thames -5 10 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Croydon - 9 £50,750 - 2
Bromley -13 7 £42,500 -19.04%
Harrow - 5 £35,000 - 2
Chiswick - 5 £47,500 -
Uxbridge +7 4 £35,750 +30.00%
Dagenham - 4 £55,000 -
Hornchurch - 3 £30,000 - 1
Canary Wharf -2 2 £45,000 -52.63%
Orpington - 2 £40,000 - 1
Sidcup -11 1 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Romford - 1 £37,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £37,500 -
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 2972 (95.29%) C#
2 2953 (94.68%) .NET
3 2099 (67.30%) SQL Server
4 2029 (65.05%) ASP.NET
5 1691 (54.22%) MVC
6 1447 (46.39%) TDD
7 1320 (42.32%) WPF
8 1208 (38.73%) SQL
9 1194 (38.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1162 (37.26%) JavaScript
11 1159 (37.16%) HTML
12 1064 (34.11%) .NET Framework
13 1043 (33.44%) Finance
14 1038 (33.28%) Scrum
15 986 (31.61%) CSS
16 984 (31.55%) Microsoft
17 899 (28.82%) Web Services
18 896 (28.73%) jQuery
19 764 (24.50%) OO
20 680 (21.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 675 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
22 618 (19.81%) NUnit
23 602 (19.30%) HTML5
24 578 (18.53%) LINQ
25 576 (18.47%) BDD
26 539 (17.28%) Unit Testing
27 536 (17.18%) Ajax
28 530 (16.99%) T-SQL
29 522 (16.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
30 519 (16.64%) NHibernate

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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
1 286 (9.17%) SharePoint
2 236 (7.57%) IIS
3 152 (4.87%) BizTalk Server
4 146 (4.68%) SharePoint 2013
5 131 (4.20%) CMS
6 109 (3.49%) Node.js
7 85 (2.73%) Umbraco
8 84 (2.69%) SharePoint 2010
9 75 (2.40%) Sitecore CMS
10 49 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
11 34 (1.09%) NServiceBus
11 34 (1.09%) Apache Solr
12 30 (0.96%) Adobe CQ
13 29 (0.93%) Sitefinity
14 22 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
15 20 (0.64%) nginx
16 19 (0.61%) Alfresco
17 17 (0.55%) Kentico
18 16 (0.51%) Immediacy CMS
18 16 (0.51%) DNN
Applications
1 395 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 53 (1.70%) MS Office
3 22 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
4 12 (0.38%) InfoPath
5 11 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.16%) MS Project
8 1 (0.032%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 77 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.83%) Markit EDM
3 6 (0.19%) nopCommerce
4 5 (0.16%) Pivotal CRM
4 5 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.13%) Sophis RISQUE
6 2 (0.064%) Tridion
6 2 (0.064%) assyst
6 2 (0.064%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.032%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.032%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 132 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 110 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (1.76%) SaaS
4 36 (1.15%) GitHub
5 22 (0.71%) PaaS
6 20 (0.64%) Trello
7 18 (0.58%) IaaS
8 11 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (0.35%) Amazon S3
8 11 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
9 8 (0.26%) Google App Engine
9 8 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
10 7 (0.22%) Office 365
11 3 (0.096%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 197 (6.32%) Internet
2 61 (1.96%) Intranet
3 30 (0.96%) HTTP
4 15 (0.48%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.32%) SSL
6 9 (0.29%) SSH
7 6 (0.19%) Firewall
8 5 (0.16%) VoIP
8 5 (0.16%) Extranet
8 5 (0.16%) Network Security
9 4 (0.13%) Broadband
10 1 (0.032%) DNS
10 1 (0.032%) SMTP
10 1 (0.032%) RFID
10 1 (0.032%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2099 (67.30%) SQL Server
2 461 (14.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 446 (14.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 235 (7.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 211 (6.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 203 (6.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 192 (6.16%) Relational Database
8 142 (4.55%) NoSQL
9 98 (3.14%) RDBMS
10 80 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
11 70 (2.24%) MongoDB
12 69 (2.21%) Big Data
13 54 (1.73%) Oracle Database
14 52 (1.67%) RavenDB
15 49 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 42 (1.35%) Hadoop
17 40 (1.28%) MySQL
18 28 (0.90%) CouchDB
19 18 (0.58%) Neo4j
20 15 (0.48%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 618 (19.81%) NUnit
2 477 (15.29%) Visual Studio
3 417 (13.37%) Rhino Mocks
4 387 (12.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 323 (10.36%) Subversion
6 302 (9.68%) Moq
7 161 (5.16%) SpecFlow
8 135 (4.33%) Git (software)
9 128 (4.10%) MSTest
10 123 (3.94%) TeamCity
11 85 (2.73%) MSBuild
12 82 (2.63%) Selenium
12 82 (2.63%) Cucumber
13 76 (2.44%) CruiseControl
14 72 (2.31%) JIRA
15 56 (1.80%) ReSharper
16 52 (1.67%) Jenkins
17 48 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
18 31 (0.99%) Log4Net
19 24 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1043 (33.44%) Finance
2 409 (13.11%) Banking
3 218 (6.99%) Front Office
4 200 (6.41%) Games
5 160 (5.13%) Retail
6 141 (4.52%) Investment Banking
7 117 (3.75%) Advertising
8 99 (3.17%) Marketing
9 72 (2.31%) Telecoms
10 62 (1.99%) Back Office
11 48 (1.54%) Publishing
12 32 (1.03%) Law
13 26 (0.83%) Music Industry
14 21 (0.67%) French Language
15 18 (0.58%) Legal
16 14 (0.45%) Financial Institution
17 9 (0.29%) Retail Banking
18 8 (0.26%) Manufacturing
18 8 (0.26%) Polish Language
19 5 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2561 (82.11%) Developer
2 1364 (43.73%) .NET Developer
3 1238 (39.69%) C# Developer
4 727 (23.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 555 (17.79%) Senior Developer
6 343 (11.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 335 (10.74%) Senior .NET Developer
8 289 (9.27%) ASP.NET Developer
9 240 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
10 210 (6.73%) Software Developer
11 203 (6.51%) Agile .NET Developer
12 149 (4.78%) Web Developer
13 133 (4.26%) Software Engineer
14 127 (4.07%) Lead Developer
15 119 (3.82%) Agile C# Developer
16 109 (3.49%) Technical Leader
17 104 (3.33%) Junior
18 102 (3.27%) Programmer
19 100 (3.21%) Analyst
20 99 (3.17%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2953 (94.68%) .NET
2 2029 (65.05%) ASP.NET
3 1320 (42.32%) WPF
4 1194 (38.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1159 (37.16%) HTML
6 1064 (34.11%) .NET Framework
7 986 (31.61%) CSS
8 899 (28.82%) Web Services
9 896 (28.73%) jQuery
10 680 (21.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 602 (19.30%) HTML5
12 578 (18.53%) LINQ
13 536 (17.18%) Ajax
14 522 (16.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 519 (16.64%) NHibernate
16 479 (15.36%) XML
17 462 (14.81%) WinForms
18 370 (11.86%) Razor View Engine
19 361 (11.57%) REST
20 347 (11.13%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 283 (9.07%) Computer Science
2 238 (7.63%) Inversion of Control
3 151 (4.84%) Hedge funds
4 134 (4.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 123 (3.94%) Open Source
6 109 (3.49%) Client/Server
7 105 (3.37%) Fixed Income
8 102 (3.27%) N-Tier
9 95 (3.05%) Derivative
10 90 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
11 82 (2.63%) Equities
12 68 (2.18%) Mathematics
13 57 (1.83%) Tandem
14 52 (1.67%) Mobile App
15 40 (1.28%) Social Network
16 37 (1.19%) iPhone
17 35 (1.12%) Digital Media
18 30 (0.96%) Blog
19 28 (0.90%) iPad
19 28 (0.90%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 516 (16.54%) Windows
2 67 (2.15%) Android
3 33 (1.06%) Apple iOS
4 26 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (0.55%) Linux
6 12 (0.38%) Windows Phone
7 9 (0.29%) Windows 8
7 9 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
8 7 (0.22%) UNIX
9 5 (0.16%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.096%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.096%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.096%) Windows Phone 7
12 1 (0.032%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.032%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.032%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1691 (54.22%) MVC
2 1447 (46.39%) TDD
3 1038 (33.28%) Scrum
4 764 (24.50%) OO
5 675 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
6 576 (18.47%) BDD
7 539 (17.28%) Unit Testing
8 511 (16.38%) Web Application Development
9 357 (11.45%) Multithreading
10 347 (11.13%) Software Engineering
11 337 (10.80%) Continuous Integration
12 319 (10.23%) SOA
13 318 (10.20%) E-Commerce
14 310 (9.94%) Dependency Injection
15 293 (9.39%) Kanban
16 277 (8.88%) OOP
17 217 (6.96%) OOD
18 214 (6.86%) MVVM
19 213 (6.83%) Web Development
20 147 (4.71%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 2972 (95.29%) C#
2 1208 (38.73%) SQL
3 1162 (37.26%) JavaScript
4 530 (16.99%) T-SQL
5 251 (8.05%) Java
6 233 (7.47%) VB.NET
7 155 (4.97%) C++
8 136 (4.36%) VB
9 123 (3.94%) Ruby
10 81 (2.60%) VBA
11 68 (2.18%) PowerShell
12 59 (1.89%) PHP
13 47 (1.51%) C
14 46 (1.47%) F#
15 45 (1.44%) Python
16 38 (1.22%) XAML
17 32 (1.03%) PL/SQL
18 24 (0.77%) VBScript
19 22 (0.71%) Perl
20 20 (0.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 490 (15.71%) Degree
2 414 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 326 (10.45%) MCSD
4 316 (10.13%) MCP
4 316 (10.13%) MCAD
5 307 (9.84%) MCTS
6 16 (0.51%) MBA
7 13 (0.42%) ISEB
8 12 (0.38%) MCSE
8 12 (0.38%) ISTQB
9 11 (0.35%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 10 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.064%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.064%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.064%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.064%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (0.064%) MCSA
11 2 (0.064%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.032%) MCPD
12 1 (0.032%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (3.05%) QA
2 20 (0.64%) EMIR
2 20 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
3 15 (0.48%) UCITS
4 12 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.26%) Basel III
5 8 (0.26%) CRD IV
6 7 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.13%) COREP
7 4 (0.13%) Basel II
8 3 (0.096%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.064%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.064%) SLA
10 1 (0.032%) Section 508
System Software
1 54 (1.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.19%) HDFS
3 1 (0.032%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.032%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.032%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.032%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (0.32%) Puppet
1 10 (0.32%) Vagrant
2 6 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.19%) Control-M
3 1 (0.032%) Nagios
Vendors
1 984 (31.55%) Microsoft
2 210 (6.73%) Oracle
3 126 (4.04%) Sitecore
4 64 (2.05%) EPiServer
5 63 (2.02%) Google
6 50 (1.60%) Facebook
7 46 (1.47%) Adobe
8 32 (1.03%) TIBCO
9 29 (0.93%) Telerik
9 29 (0.93%) Sybase
9 29 (0.93%) DevExpress
10 28 (0.90%) Bloomberg
11 21 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
12 20 (0.64%) Rackspace
12 20 (0.64%) CODA
13 16 (0.51%) Ektron
13 16 (0.51%) Alterian
14 15 (0.48%) Perforce
15 11 (0.35%) Syncfusion
16 10 (0.32%) Reuters
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