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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 106 92 57
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -35
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1166 1360 1915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.86% 3.17% 4.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.04% 7.77% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 1237 1776
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
14508 17498 18872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 35.56% 40.77% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12410 14573 16637
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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 -17 255 £55,000 -8.33% 49
Kingston Upon Thames +8 14 £50,000 - 2
Docklands, London - 12 £100,000 -
Bromley +24 4 £42,500 +1.19% 1
Mayfair -6 4 £67,500 +3.84%
Sidcup -9 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Enfield +4 2 £50,000 +3.09%
Uxbridge -4 2 £51,250 +22.02% 1
Isleworth - 2 £32,500 - 1
Canary Wharf +13 1 £47,500 -
Croydon -3 1 £75,000 +63.93% 1
Surbiton - 1 £60,000 -
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 2291 (93.97%) C#
2 2275 (93.31%) .NET
3 1647 (67.56%) ASP.NET
4 1616 (66.28%) SQL Server
5 1494 (61.28%) Agile Software Development
6 1426 (58.49%) MVC
7 1067 (43.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1065 (43.68%) TDD
9 1044 (42.82%) SQL
10 991 (40.65%) JavaScript
11 972 (39.87%) WPF
12 911 (37.37%) HTML
13 829 (34.00%) Finance
14 811 (33.26%) Scrum
15 724 (29.70%) CSS
16 723 (29.66%) .NET Framework
17 718 (29.45%) Microsoft
18 714 (29.29%) OO
19 686 (28.14%) Web Services
20 574 (23.54%) jQuery
21 506 (20.75%) NUnit
22 486 (19.93%) BDD
23 479 (19.65%) Windows
24 467 (19.16%) Banking
25 466 (19.11%) Web Application Development
26 462 (18.95%) XML
27 441 (18.09%) HTML5
28 437 (17.92%) Ajax
29 429 (17.60%) T-SQL
30 396 (16.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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
1 228 (9.35%) SharePoint
2 165 (6.77%) IIS
3 152 (6.23%) BizTalk Server
4 132 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 93 (3.81%) Node.js
5 93 (3.81%) CMS
6 47 (1.93%) Apache Solr
7 46 (1.89%) Umbraco
8 45 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 43 (1.76%) nginx
10 42 (1.72%) NServiceBus
11 40 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
12 34 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
13 21 (0.86%) Tomcat
14 20 (0.82%) Commerce Server
15 16 (0.66%) ColdFusion
16 13 (0.53%) Sitefinity
17 12 (0.49%) SharePoint Foundation
18 10 (0.41%) Orchard CMS
19 6 (0.25%) Magnolia
Applications
1 245 (10.05%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.03%) MS Office
3 22 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.66%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.041%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.041%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 85 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.29%) RMDS
3 6 (0.25%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.16%) ION MarketView
4 4 (0.16%) Fredhopper
5 2 (0.082%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.082%) Beauchamp
6 1 (0.041%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.041%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 129 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (2.26%) GitHub
4 43 (1.76%) Trello
5 30 (1.23%) PaaS
6 23 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (0.70%) IaaS
8 16 (0.66%) Office 365
9 12 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (3.32%) Internet
2 61 (2.50%) HTTP
3 44 (1.80%) Intranet
4 38 (1.56%) TCP/IP
5 27 (1.11%) Extranet
6 13 (0.53%) SSL
7 12 (0.49%) DNS
8 9 (0.37%) SSH
9 4 (0.16%) FTP
10 3 (0.12%) VPN
10 3 (0.12%) SMTP
10 3 (0.12%) ZigBee
10 3 (0.12%) 802.15
10 3 (0.12%) Firewall
10 3 (0.12%) OpenVPN
10 3 (0.12%) iBeacon
11 2 (0.082%) DMZ
12 1 (0.041%) SWIFTNet
12 1 (0.041%) GSM
12 1 (0.041%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1616 (66.28%) SQL Server
2 387 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 168 (6.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 166 (6.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 157 (6.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 143 (5.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 117 (4.80%) NoSQL
8 97 (3.98%) Relational Database
9 72 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
10 67 (2.75%) RavenDB
11 58 (2.38%) MongoDB
12 57 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 49 (2.01%) Oracle Database
14 48 (1.97%) SQL Server 2000
15 44 (1.80%) RDBMS
15 44 (1.80%) Big Data
16 42 (1.72%) MySQL
17 26 (1.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 24 (0.98%) OLAP
19 22 (0.90%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 506 (20.75%) NUnit
2 361 (14.81%) Rhino Mocks
3 271 (11.12%) Subversion
4 266 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 260 (10.66%) Visual Studio
6 207 (8.49%) Moq
7 154 (6.32%) TeamCity
8 115 (4.72%) Git (software)
9 79 (3.24%) CruiseControl
10 78 (3.20%) MSBuild
11 74 (3.04%) ReSharper
12 65 (2.67%) SpecFlow
13 64 (2.63%) MSTest
14 53 (2.17%) JIRA
15 45 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
16 43 (1.76%) YouTrack
16 43 (1.76%) dotTrace
17 39 (1.60%) Selenium
18 36 (1.48%) Jenkins
19 34 (1.39%) Log4Net
General
1 829 (34.00%) Finance
2 467 (19.16%) Banking
3 214 (8.78%) Investment Banking
4 160 (6.56%) Front Office
5 146 (5.99%) Retail
6 137 (5.62%) Games
7 67 (2.75%) Marketing
8 62 (2.54%) Advertising
9 54 (2.21%) Legal
10 50 (2.05%) Telecoms
11 44 (1.80%) French Language
12 37 (1.52%) Back Office
13 31 (1.27%) Retail Banking
14 24 (0.98%) Music Industry
15 23 (0.94%) Financial Institution
16 16 (0.66%) Publishing
17 12 (0.49%) Law
18 8 (0.33%) Private Banking
19 3 (0.12%) International Banking
19 3 (0.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2002 (82.12%) Developer
2 1000 (41.02%) C# Developer
3 994 (40.77%) .NET Developer
4 528 (21.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 350 (14.36%) Senior Developer
6 296 (12.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 238 (9.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 176 (7.22%) Senior .NET Developer
9 151 (6.19%) Architect
10 132 (5.41%) Agile .NET Developer
11 131 (5.37%) Senior C# Developer
12 117 (4.80%) Software Developer
12 117 (4.80%) Agile C# Developer
13 82 (3.36%) Software Engineer
14 67 (2.75%) Junior
15 66 (2.71%) Junior Developer
16 63 (2.58%) Web Developer
17 59 (2.42%) SQL Developer
18 56 (2.30%) Lead Developer
19 55 (2.26%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2275 (93.31%) .NET
2 1647 (67.56%) ASP.NET
3 1067 (43.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 972 (39.87%) WPF
5 911 (37.37%) HTML
6 724 (29.70%) CSS
7 723 (29.66%) .NET Framework
8 686 (28.14%) Web Services
9 574 (23.54%) jQuery
10 462 (18.95%) XML
11 441 (18.09%) HTML5
12 437 (17.92%) Ajax
13 396 (16.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 386 (15.83%) NHibernate
15 305 (12.51%) LINQ
15 305 (12.51%) REST
16 297 (12.18%) Castle Windsor
17 274 (11.24%) ASP.NET Web API
18 272 (11.16%) WinForms
19 263 (10.79%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 177 (7.26%) Computer Science
2 166 (6.81%) Inversion of Control
3 126 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 113 (4.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 99 (4.06%) Client/Server
5 99 (4.06%) Derivative
6 98 (4.02%) Fixed Income
7 92 (3.77%) N-Tier
7 92 (3.77%) Hedge funds
8 67 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
9 61 (2.50%) Open Source
10 57 (2.34%) Mobile App
11 55 (2.26%) Equities
12 53 (2.17%) Blog
12 53 (2.17%) Mathematics
13 50 (2.05%) Tandem
14 38 (1.56%) Social Media
15 32 (1.31%) Spread Betting
16 28 (1.15%) Data Integration
17 26 (1.07%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 479 (19.65%) Windows
2 86 (3.53%) Android
3 55 (2.26%) Apple iOS
4 31 (1.27%) Windows Phone
5 29 (1.19%) Windows Phone 8
6 24 (0.98%) UNIX
7 13 (0.53%) Linux
8 10 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.29%) Windows Phone 7
10 7 (0.29%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.16%) Windows CE
12 3 (0.12%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.082%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.041%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.041%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.041%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1494 (61.28%) Agile Software Development
2 1426 (58.49%) MVC
3 1065 (43.68%) TDD
4 811 (33.26%) Scrum
5 714 (29.29%) OO
6 486 (19.93%) BDD
7 466 (19.11%) Web Application Development
8 327 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
9 274 (11.24%) E-Commerce
10 243 (9.97%) SOA
11 237 (9.72%) Software Engineering
11 237 (9.72%) Multithreading
12 227 (9.31%) OOP
13 224 (9.19%) Unit Testing
14 209 (8.57%) OOD
15 203 (8.33%) Kanban
16 167 (6.85%) Dependency Injection
17 144 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
18 135 (5.54%) MVVM
19 125 (5.13%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 2291 (93.97%) C#
2 1044 (42.82%) SQL
3 991 (40.65%) JavaScript
4 429 (17.60%) T-SQL
5 204 (8.37%) VB.NET
6 156 (6.40%) C++
7 122 (5.00%) VB
8 114 (4.68%) Ruby
9 105 (4.31%) Java
10 61 (2.50%) VBA
11 43 (1.76%) VB6
12 39 (1.60%) XPath
13 37 (1.52%) PowerShell
14 36 (1.48%) PHP
15 32 (1.31%) Python
16 31 (1.27%) VBScript
17 29 (1.19%) F#
18 24 (0.98%) C
19 23 (0.94%) Perl
20 16 (0.66%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 316 (12.96%) Degree
2 51 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (0.78%) ISEB
4 17 (0.70%) MCP
5 15 (0.62%) MCSD
6 12 (0.49%) MCITP
7 9 (0.37%) MCDBA
7 9 (0.37%) Security Cleared
8 8 (0.33%) MCSE
8 8 (0.33%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.25%) MCPD
9 6 (0.25%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 6 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.21%) Brainbench
10 5 (0.21%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.21%) MCAD
10 5 (0.21%) CISSP
11 4 (0.16%) MCTS
12 3 (0.12%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.041%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (4.47%) QA
2 15 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.16%) SLA
3 4 (0.16%) EMIR
3 4 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.082%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.041%) UCITS
5 1 (0.041%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.16%) Firmware
3 1 (0.041%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.041%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.16%) StatsD
2 4 (0.16%) Puppet
2 4 (0.16%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.082%) OpenView
3 2 (0.082%) Nagios
Vendors
1 718 (29.45%) Microsoft
2 125 (5.13%) Oracle
3 65 (2.67%) Sitecore
4 63 (2.58%) Google
5 50 (2.05%) Facebook
6 43 (1.76%) Rackspace
6 43 (1.76%) Telerik
7 27 (1.11%) Sony
7 27 (1.11%) Apple
8 24 (0.98%) Yahoo!
9 23 (0.94%) TIBCO
10 21 (0.86%) EPiServer
10 21 (0.86%) DevExpress
11 17 (0.70%) Twitter
11 17 (0.70%) Perforce
12 13 (0.53%) Adobe
13 9 (0.37%) Bloomberg
13 9 (0.37%) Charles River
14 8 (0.33%) ION Trading
14 8 (0.33%) Hitachi
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + excellent bonus potential
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus (10%), Pension, Share Option
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent Spa
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60-75k
Posted: Yesterday
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Package and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aimia
Salary: competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday