The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 118 102 95
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1010 1295 1406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.57% 2.92% 3.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.35% 7.86% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 922 1175 1252
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £79,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
15907 16468 18117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.46% 37.11% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14054 14105 15507
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in London

WCF
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the London region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -34 64 £57,500 - 18
Kingston Upon Thames 0 21 £72,500 +45.00%
Northwood - 6 £50,000 - 1
Ealing +8 5 £67,500 +17.39%
Wembley 0 5 £42,500 -15.42%
Brentford - 4 £33,173 -
Canary Wharf -1 3 £60,000 +33.33%
Sidcup - 3 £47,500 -
Bromley -3 2 £28,250 -33.52%
Croydon -16 2 £57,500 +27.77%
Uxbridge -19 2 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Docklands, London - 2 £65,000 -
Hammersmith +4 1 £50,000 +20.48%
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for WCF.

1 1936 (97.09%) C#
2 1878 (94.18%) .NET
3 1526 (76.53%) SQL Server
4 1325 (66.45%) MVC
5 1299 (65.15%) ASP.NET
6 1258 (63.09%) Agile Software Development
7 998 (50.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 970 (48.65%) TDD
9 959 (48.09%) JavaScript
10 872 (43.73%) SQL
11 826 (41.42%) WPF
12 773 (38.77%) HTML
13 682 (34.20%) Finance
14 659 (33.05%) CSS
15 655 (32.85%) .NET Framework
16 616 (30.89%) ASP.NET Web API
17 592 (29.69%) Microsoft
18 579 (29.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 564 (28.28%) Web Application Development
20 516 (25.88%) Scrum
21 483 (24.22%) BDD
22 481 (24.12%) AngularJS
23 471 (23.62%) jQuery
24 463 (23.22%) OO
25 449 (22.52%) SQL Server 2014
26 437 (21.92%) Web Services
27 425 (21.31%) NUnit
28 413 (20.71%) Entity Framework
29 398 (19.96%) Windows
30 378 (18.96%) HTML5

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 149 (7.47%) SharePoint
2 108 (5.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 105 (5.27%) BizTalk Server
4 100 (5.02%) IIS
5 70 (3.51%) CMS
6 68 (3.41%) Umbraco
7 36 (1.81%) Sitecore CMS
8 28 (1.40%) Kentico
9 27 (1.35%) Sitefinity
10 26 (1.30%) DNN
10 26 (1.30%) Immediacy CMS
11 21 (1.05%) MS Exchange
12 17 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (0.70%) NServiceBus
14 9 (0.45%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.35%) Confluence
16 6 (0.30%) MQSeries
17 5 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
18 2 (0.10%) Apache
18 2 (0.10%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 208 (10.43%) MS Excel
2 18 (0.90%) MS Office
3 12 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (0.35%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.050%) MS Project
5 1 (0.050%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 68 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.35%) Beauchamp
4 3 (0.15%) Endur
4 3 (0.15%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.10%) RMDS
6 1 (0.050%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 134 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (1.50%) SaaS
3 26 (1.30%) Google Play
4 22 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (1.05%) Office 365
6 13 (0.65%) GitHub
7 10 (0.50%) PaaS
8 3 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.15%) IaaS
9 1 (0.050%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.050%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 97 (4.86%) Internet
2 21 (1.05%) HTTP
2 21 (1.05%) Network Security
2 21 (1.05%) TCP/IP
3 11 (0.55%) SMTP
4 10 (0.50%) Firewall
5 4 (0.20%) DNS
6 3 (0.15%) LDAP
6 3 (0.15%) SNMP
7 2 (0.10%) AMQP
7 2 (0.10%) Intranet
7 2 (0.10%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.050%) FTP
8 1 (0.050%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1526 (76.53%) SQL Server
2 449 (22.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 263 (13.19%) NoSQL
4 151 (7.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 146 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 122 (6.12%) Relational Database
7 97 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 97 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 84 (4.21%) MongoDB
9 71 (3.56%) Redis
10 52 (2.61%) MySQL
11 37 (1.86%) RDBMS
12 35 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 34 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (0.80%) Event Store
15 14 (0.70%) Data Mining
16 13 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
17 12 (0.60%) RavenDB
18 11 (0.55%) Oracle Database
19 10 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 425 (21.31%) NUnit
2 329 (16.50%) Rhino Mocks
3 271 (13.59%) Subversion
4 268 (13.44%) Visual Studio
5 245 (12.29%) Git (software)
6 195 (9.78%) Moq
7 191 (9.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 175 (8.78%) TeamCity
9 85 (4.26%) MSTest
10 78 (3.91%) SpecFlow
11 68 (3.41%) MSBuild
12 66 (3.31%) Jenkins
13 65 (3.26%) Selenium
14 49 (2.46%) JIRA
15 45 (2.26%) Psake
16 42 (2.11%) Log4Net
16 42 (2.11%) Octopus Deploy
17 31 (1.55%) CruiseControl
18 22 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 19 (0.95%) NuGet
General
1 682 (34.20%) Finance
2 349 (17.50%) Banking
3 195 (9.78%) Games
4 145 (7.27%) Front Office
5 113 (5.67%) Back Office
6 106 (5.32%) Investment Banking
7 103 (5.17%) Marketing
8 66 (3.31%) Advertising
9 45 (2.26%) Retail
10 26 (1.30%) Legal
10 26 (1.30%) Music Industry
11 22 (1.10%) Telecoms
12 15 (0.75%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.55%) Electronics
13 11 (0.55%) French Language
13 11 (0.55%) Law
13 11 (0.55%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.20%) Publishing
15 3 (0.15%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1790 (89.77%) Developer
2 1334 (66.90%) .NET Developer
3 1277 (64.04%) C# Developer
4 934 (46.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 530 (26.58%) ASP.NET Developer
6 472 (23.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 403 (20.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 252 (12.64%) SQL Developer
9 205 (10.28%) Senior Developer
10 180 (9.03%) Agile Developer
11 175 (8.78%) Agile .NET Developer
12 145 (7.27%) WCF Developer
13 139 (6.97%) Agile C# Developer
13 139 (6.97%) C# WCF Developer
14 138 (6.92%) .NET Software Developer
15 137 (6.87%) JavaScript Developer
16 129 (6.47%) Senior C# Developer
17 121 (6.07%) Senior .NET Developer
18 111 (5.57%) WPF Developer
19 110 (5.52%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1878 (94.18%) .NET
2 1299 (65.15%) ASP.NET
3 998 (50.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 826 (41.42%) WPF
5 773 (38.77%) HTML
6 659 (33.05%) CSS
7 655 (32.85%) .NET Framework
8 616 (30.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 579 (29.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 481 (24.12%) AngularJS
11 471 (23.62%) jQuery
12 437 (21.92%) Web Services
13 413 (20.71%) Entity Framework
14 378 (18.96%) HTML5
15 374 (18.76%) NHibernate
16 350 (17.55%) LINQ
17 338 (16.95%) Ajax
18 275 (13.79%) XML
19 239 (11.99%) RESTful
20 237 (11.89%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 244 (12.24%) Computer Science
2 224 (11.23%) Hedge funds
3 123 (6.17%) Inversion of Control
4 99 (4.96%) Client/Server
5 84 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
6 74 (3.71%) Derivative
7 71 (3.56%) Fixed Income
8 64 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
9 63 (3.16%) Mobile App
10 52 (2.61%) Tandem
11 51 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 47 (2.36%) Fintech
13 41 (2.06%) Mathematics
14 38 (1.91%) iPhone
15 35 (1.76%) Equities
15 35 (1.76%) N-Tier
16 32 (1.60%) User Experience
17 29 (1.45%) Social Media
18 26 (1.30%) BBC
18 26 (1.30%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 398 (19.96%) Windows
2 51 (2.56%) Android
3 30 (1.50%) Linux
4 29 (1.45%) Unix
5 22 (1.10%) Apple iOS
6 18 (0.90%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.30%) Windows Phone
7 6 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.20%) Solaris
9 3 (0.15%) FreeBSD
9 3 (0.15%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.15%) VMS
10 2 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.050%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.050%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.050%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.050%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.050%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1325 (66.45%) MVC
2 1258 (63.09%) Agile Software Development
3 970 (48.65%) TDD
4 564 (28.28%) Web Application Development
5 516 (25.88%) Scrum
6 483 (24.22%) BDD
7 463 (23.22%) OO
8 349 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
9 286 (14.34%) Web Development
10 218 (10.93%) Software Engineering
11 205 (10.28%) Kanban
11 205 (10.28%) Unit Testing
12 157 (7.87%) Dependency Injection
12 157 (7.87%) OOP
13 155 (7.77%) SDLC
14 145 (7.27%) Multithreading
15 133 (6.67%) SOLID
16 131 (6.57%) MVVM
17 125 (6.27%) OOD
18 106 (5.32%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 1936 (97.09%) C#
2 959 (48.09%) JavaScript
3 872 (43.73%) SQL
4 345 (17.30%) T-SQL
5 171 (8.58%) Ruby
6 126 (6.32%) VB.NET
7 112 (5.62%) PowerShell
8 85 (4.26%) PL/SQL
9 79 (3.96%) Java
10 75 (3.76%) VB
11 71 (3.56%) C++
12 63 (3.16%) F#
13 39 (1.96%) XAML
14 37 (1.86%) Python
15 26 (1.30%) Objective-C
16 24 (1.20%) VBA
17 23 (1.15%) C
18 19 (0.95%) TypeScript
19 17 (0.85%) VC++
20 15 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 312 (15.65%) Degree
2 27 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (0.40%) MCTS
4 7 (0.35%) Brainbench
4 7 (0.35%) MCITP
5 6 (0.30%) MCP
6 5 (0.25%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.25%) PhD
7 3 (0.15%) MCSD
7 3 (0.15%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.15%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.10%) MCAD
8 2 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.050%) ISEB
9 1 (0.050%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.050%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (3.06%) MiFID
2 60 (3.01%) QA
3 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.15%) EMIR
3 3 (0.15%) SAS 70
3 3 (0.15%) Solvency II
3 3 (0.15%) SSAE 16
4 2 (0.10%) SEPA
5 1 (0.050%) HL7
5 1 (0.050%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (1.50%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (0.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (0.90%) WMI
2 8 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.10%) Control-M
Vendors
1 592 (29.69%) Microsoft
2 133 (6.67%) Oracle
3 70 (3.51%) Google
4 53 (2.66%) Facebook
5 44 (2.21%) Apple
6 43 (2.16%) Sitecore
7 33 (1.65%) Ektron
8 28 (1.40%) EPiServer
9 26 (1.30%) Alterian
9 26 (1.30%) Sony
9 26 (1.30%) Yahoo!
10 22 (1.10%) Xamarin
11 17 (0.85%) TIBCO
12 13 (0.65%) Telerik
13 11 (0.55%) SAP
13 11 (0.55%) Tableau
14 10 (0.50%) Fidessa
15 9 (0.45%) DevExpress
15 9 (0.45%) Sybase
16 8 (0.40%) FFastFill
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
Chelsea Apps Factory Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Breakfast, Pension, healthcare, gym
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-60k + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to 65,000 pounds + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000 - £65,000 + a very favourable and generous package!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwood, Middlesex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
St Mary's University College
Salary: £35,609 - 41,255 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £57000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago