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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 78 63 92
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +29
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1673 1812 1602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.37% 3.99% 2.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.39% 9.92% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1480 1612 1470
Average salary £55,000 £52,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,515 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19937 18271 22894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.17% 40.20% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16832 15921 20524
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 397 £57,500 +4.54% 70
Croydon -1 18 £49,000 +15.29% 2
Harrow +3 10 £58,500 +17.00% 1
Orpington +8 6 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -7 5 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Hornchurch - 4 £37,500 -
Canary Wharf +3 3 - -
Docklands, London +2 3 £75,000 +9.48% 1
Romford 0 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Wembley - 3 £43,750 -
Twickenham -1 1 - -
Westminster -12 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Surbiton - 1 £30,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £50,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £65,000 -
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2930 (96.29%) C#
2 2860 (93.99%) .NET
3 2107 (69.24%) SQL Server
4 1931 (63.46%) ASP.NET
5 1731 (56.88%) MVC
6 1501 (49.33%) TDD
7 1326 (43.58%) WPF
8 1176 (38.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1141 (37.50%) SQL
9 1141 (37.50%) JavaScript
10 1101 (36.18%) Scrum
11 1095 (35.98%) HTML
12 1069 (35.13%) .NET Framework
13 987 (32.44%) Finance
14 923 (30.33%) CSS
15 889 (29.21%) Microsoft
16 878 (28.85%) jQuery
17 716 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 713 (23.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 683 (22.44%) Web Services
20 659 (21.66%) Agile Software Development
21 651 (21.39%) OO
22 635 (20.87%) NUnit
23 629 (20.67%) LINQ
24 607 (19.95%) NHibernate
25 578 (18.99%) BDD
26 559 (18.37%) HTML5
27 558 (18.34%) SQL Server 2012
28 520 (17.09%) Ajax
29 518 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 289 (9.50%) SharePoint
2 183 (6.01%) IIS
3 142 (4.67%) CMS
4 135 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 131 (4.30%) BizTalk Server
6 115 (3.78%) Node.js
7 90 (2.96%) Sitecore CMS
8 83 (2.73%) SharePoint 2010
9 75 (2.46%) Umbraco
10 58 (1.91%) SharePoint Server
11 33 (1.08%) WebSphere
12 20 (0.66%) MQSeries
12 20 (0.66%) NServiceBus
13 18 (0.59%) Adobe CQ
14 12 (0.39%) Apache Solr
15 11 (0.36%) Sitefinity
16 9 (0.30%) Alfresco
16 9 (0.30%) EPiServer CMS
16 9 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
17 8 (0.26%) Kentico
Applications
1 382 (12.55%) MS Excel
2 41 (1.35%) MS Office
3 18 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.39%) InfoPath
5 11 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.066%) MS Project
7 2 (0.066%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.033%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 58 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.89%) Markit EDM
3 10 (0.33%) nopCommerce
4 8 (0.26%) Sophis RISQUE
5 5 (0.16%) Pivotal CRM
6 2 (0.066%) Tridion
6 2 (0.066%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.033%) Magento
7 1 (0.033%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.033%) assyst
7 1 (0.033%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.033%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 150 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 99 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (1.71%) SaaS
4 11 (0.36%) PaaS
4 11 (0.36%) IaaS
5 10 (0.33%) Office 365
6 8 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.099%) GitHub
8 2 (0.066%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.066%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.066%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.033%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.033%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 168 (5.52%) Internet
2 52 (1.71%) Intranet
3 33 (1.08%) HTTP
4 21 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 12 (0.39%) SMTP
5 12 (0.39%) SSL
6 8 (0.26%) VoIP
7 6 (0.20%) SSH
8 4 (0.13%) Extranet
9 2 (0.066%) Firewall
10 1 (0.033%) AMQP
10 1 (0.033%) Multicast
10 1 (0.033%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.033%) FTP
10 1 (0.033%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2107 (69.24%) SQL Server
2 558 (18.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 428 (14.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 233 (7.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 228 (7.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 211 (6.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 136 (4.47%) NoSQL
8 129 (4.24%) Relational Database
9 76 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
10 67 (2.20%) MongoDB
11 54 (1.77%) Hadoop
12 53 (1.74%) Big Data
13 49 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 46 (1.51%) RDBMS
15 31 (1.02%) MySQL
16 26 (0.85%) RavenDB
17 25 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 23 (0.76%) Couchbase
19 22 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
19 22 (0.72%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 635 (20.87%) NUnit
2 414 (13.60%) Visual Studio
3 405 (13.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 392 (12.88%) Rhino Mocks
5 355 (11.67%) Moq
6 331 (10.88%) Subversion
7 170 (5.59%) SpecFlow
8 165 (5.42%) TeamCity
9 136 (4.47%) MSTest
10 127 (4.17%) Git (software)
11 95 (3.12%) Cucumber
12 84 (2.76%) MSBuild
13 75 (2.46%) Selenium
14 70 (2.30%) JIRA
15 56 (1.84%) CruiseControl
16 38 (1.25%) FitNesse
17 36 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 33 (1.08%) Jenkins
18 33 (1.08%) ReSharper
19 25 (0.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 987 (32.44%) Finance
2 446 (14.66%) Banking
3 219 (7.20%) Front Office
4 185 (6.08%) Games
5 175 (5.75%) Investment Banking
6 131 (4.30%) Advertising
6 131 (4.30%) Retail
7 123 (4.04%) Marketing
8 57 (1.87%) Back Office
9 52 (1.71%) Telecoms
10 32 (1.05%) Publishing
11 25 (0.82%) Music Industry
12 24 (0.79%) Law
13 21 (0.69%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.43%) Legal
15 10 (0.33%) Manufacturing
16 9 (0.30%) Electronics
17 7 (0.23%) Retail Banking
18 6 (0.20%) Polish Language
19 5 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2506 (82.35%) Developer
2 1377 (45.25%) .NET Developer
3 1201 (39.47%) C# Developer
4 677 (22.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 518 (17.02%) Senior Developer
6 321 (10.55%) Senior .NET Developer
7 315 (10.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 301 (9.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 235 (7.72%) Agile .NET Developer
10 187 (6.15%) Senior C# Developer
11 179 (5.88%) Web Developer
12 167 (5.49%) Software Developer
13 164 (5.39%) Software Engineer
14 154 (5.06%) Lead Developer
15 111 (3.65%) Programmer
16 104 (3.42%) Architect
16 104 (3.42%) Agile C# Developer
17 103 (3.38%) Analyst
18 88 (2.89%) Junior
19 86 (2.83%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2860 (93.99%) .NET
2 1931 (63.46%) ASP.NET
3 1326 (43.58%) WPF
4 1176 (38.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1095 (35.98%) HTML
6 1069 (35.13%) .NET Framework
7 923 (30.33%) CSS
8 878 (28.85%) jQuery
9 716 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 713 (23.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 683 (22.44%) Web Services
12 629 (20.67%) LINQ
13 607 (19.95%) NHibernate
14 559 (18.37%) HTML5
15 520 (17.09%) Ajax
16 497 (16.33%) WinForms
17 461 (15.15%) Razor View Engine
18 458 (15.05%) XML
19 385 (12.65%) Silverlight
20 320 (10.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 268 (8.81%) Computer Science
2 265 (8.71%) Inversion of Control
3 152 (5.00%) Hedge funds
4 116 (3.81%) Client/Server
5 114 (3.75%) Open Source
5 114 (3.75%) Fixed Income
6 107 (3.52%) N-Tier
7 91 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
8 87 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 82 (2.69%) Mathematics
10 70 (2.30%) Derivative
11 67 (2.20%) Equities
12 64 (2.10%) Social Network
13 63 (2.07%) Tandem
13 63 (2.07%) Mobile App
14 41 (1.35%) iPhone
15 30 (0.99%) Digital Media
16 29 (0.95%) Management Information System
17 28 (0.92%) Blog
18 25 (0.82%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 497 (16.33%) Windows
2 68 (2.23%) Android
3 34 (1.12%) Apple iOS
4 22 (0.72%) Linux
5 20 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (0.53%) Windows Phone
7 10 (0.33%) Windows 8
8 9 (0.30%) UNIX
9 8 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
10 6 (0.20%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.16%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.099%) Windows Phone 7
13 3 (0.099%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.033%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1731 (56.88%) MVC
2 1501 (49.33%) TDD
3 1101 (36.18%) Scrum
4 659 (21.66%) Agile Software Development
5 651 (21.39%) OO
6 578 (18.99%) BDD
7 513 (16.86%) Web Application Development
8 502 (16.50%) Unit Testing
9 389 (12.78%) Software Engineering
10 362 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
11 325 (10.68%) Dependency Injection
12 297 (9.76%) Kanban
13 284 (9.33%) SOA
14 262 (8.61%) OOP
15 250 (8.22%) Multithreading
16 239 (7.85%) E-Commerce
17 200 (6.57%) MVVM
18 178 (5.85%) OOD
19 176 (5.78%) Web Development
20 155 (5.09%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 2930 (96.29%) C#
2 1141 (37.50%) SQL
2 1141 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 479 (15.74%) T-SQL
4 208 (6.84%) VB.NET
5 196 (6.44%) Java
6 165 (5.42%) C++
7 139 (4.57%) Ruby
8 133 (4.37%) VB
9 58 (1.91%) VBA
10 49 (1.61%) C
11 47 (1.54%) PHP
12 46 (1.51%) PowerShell
13 39 (1.28%) XAML
14 35 (1.15%) Python
15 34 (1.12%) PL/SQL
16 29 (0.95%) F#
17 20 (0.66%) VBScript
17 20 (0.66%) Perl
18 18 (0.59%) VC++
Qualifications
1 518 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 492 (16.17%) Degree
3 432 (14.20%) MCP
4 430 (14.13%) MCSD
5 422 (13.87%) MCAD
6 406 (13.34%) MCTS
7 14 (0.46%) MBA
8 11 (0.36%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 11 (0.36%) MCSE
9 9 (0.30%) ISTQB
9 9 (0.30%) ISEB
10 8 (0.26%) MCDBA
10 8 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
11 6 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.16%) Security Cleared
12 5 (0.16%) MCPD
13 4 (0.13%) MCITP
13 4 (0.13%) SC Cleared
14 2 (0.066%) CTC Cleared
15 1 (0.033%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (2.99%) QA
2 21 (0.69%) Basel III
3 15 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.26%) CRD IV
5 6 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.20%) EMIR
6 4 (0.13%) Basel II
6 4 (0.13%) COREP
7 3 (0.099%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.033%) IAS 39
System Software
1 37 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.066%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.033%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (0.26%) Control-M
2 6 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.16%) WMI
4 4 (0.13%) Vagrant
4 4 (0.13%) Puppet
5 2 (0.066%) Nagios
Vendors
1 889 (29.21%) Microsoft
2 170 (5.59%) Oracle
3 125 (4.11%) Sitecore
4 57 (1.87%) EPiServer
5 53 (1.74%) Telerik
6 40 (1.31%) Google
7 38 (1.25%) Facebook
8 30 (0.99%) Adobe
9 27 (0.89%) TIBCO
10 26 (0.85%) Bloomberg
10 26 (0.85%) Sybase
11 22 (0.72%) DevExpress
12 20 (0.66%) IBM
13 17 (0.56%) thinkFolio
13 17 (0.56%) Perforce
14 14 (0.46%) Endeca
15 13 (0.43%) CODA
15 13 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
16 10 (0.33%) Informatica
16 10 (0.33%) Sun
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
networx
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Package and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to 60% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + bonus + pension + health cover
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
networx
Salary: Up to £65,000 (possibly more for exceptional experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £100k+ + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago