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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 98 96 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -31
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1268 1357 1685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.85% 2.89% 3.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.77% 7.58% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1158 1198 1542
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £39,850 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
16311 17903 18046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.70% 38.14% 40.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14002 15294 15450
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -23 183 £57,500 +4.54% 21
Ealing - 30 £60,000 - 4
Dagenham +14 21 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +18 19 £50,000 -11.11%
Uxbridge +15 17 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Croydon +12 13 £45,000 -10.00%
Teddington - 13 £50,000 -
Twickenham - 13 £50,000 -
Wembley - 8 £50,250 - 1
Wimbledon - 7 £69,000 -
Mayfair - 6 £85,000 -
Bromley +23 5 £42,500 -
Beckenham - 5 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf -1 4 £45,000 -
Chiswick -5 2 £27,500 -43.87%
New Malden - 2 - -
Hounslow - 1 £60,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £41,500 -
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2416 (94.60%) C#
2 2363 (92.52%) .NET
3 1904 (74.55%) SQL Server
4 1686 (66.01%) Agile Software Development
5 1626 (63.66%) ASP.NET
6 1567 (61.35%) MVC
7 1251 (48.98%) TDD
8 1227 (48.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1201 (47.02%) SQL
10 1016 (39.78%) WPF
11 934 (36.57%) JavaScript
12 905 (35.43%) .NET Framework
13 860 (33.67%) Microsoft
14 854 (33.44%) HTML
15 835 (32.69%) Finance
16 825 (32.30%) Scrum
17 721 (28.23%) CSS
18 633 (24.78%) Web Services
19 629 (24.63%) Entity Framework
20 553 (21.65%) OO
21 533 (20.87%) Web Application Development
22 516 (20.20%) NUnit
23 492 (19.26%) NHibernate
24 490 (19.19%) BDD
25 486 (19.03%) jQuery
26 462 (18.09%) Windows
27 452 (17.70%) XML
28 425 (16.64%) HTML5
29 414 (16.21%) ASP.NET Web API
30 413 (16.17%) Banking

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 229 (8.97%) SharePoint
2 225 (8.81%) BizTalk Server
3 199 (7.79%) Node.js
4 142 (5.56%) IIS
4 142 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 80 (3.13%) CMS
6 77 (3.01%) Umbraco
7 59 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 39 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
9 37 (1.45%) DNN
10 32 (1.25%) Kentico
11 31 (1.21%) Sitefinity
12 28 (1.10%) NServiceBus
12 28 (1.10%) Immediacy CMS
13 14 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
14 13 (0.51%) WebSphere
15 9 (0.35%) Apache
16 8 (0.31%) Facebook Platform
17 7 (0.27%) Confluence
17 7 (0.27%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 280 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 40 (1.57%) MS Office
3 18 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.35%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.078%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 128 (5.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.12%) RMDS
3 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.12%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.078%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.039%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 216 (8.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.47%) SaaS
4 7 (0.27%) Office 365
4 7 (0.27%) GitHub
5 6 (0.23%) IaaS
5 6 (0.23%) PaaS
6 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.078%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.039%) AtomSphere
Communications & Networking
1 76 (2.98%) Internet
2 51 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 32 (1.25%) Network Security
4 27 (1.06%) HTTP
5 20 (0.78%) SMTP
6 18 (0.70%) Intranet
7 17 (0.67%) Firewall
8 13 (0.51%) DNS
9 7 (0.27%) SSL
9 7 (0.27%) FTP
10 6 (0.23%) SSH
11 4 (0.16%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.078%) Asterisk PBX
13 1 (0.039%) MVNO
13 1 (0.039%) Skype
13 1 (0.039%) WEP
13 1 (0.039%) Extranet
13 1 (0.039%) VoIP
13 1 (0.039%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1904 (74.55%) SQL Server
2 320 (12.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 233 (9.12%) NoSQL
4 224 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 193 (7.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 153 (5.99%) SQL Server 2005
7 142 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 132 (5.17%) Relational Database
9 78 (3.05%) MySQL
10 76 (2.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 62 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
12 54 (2.11%) MongoDB
13 45 (1.76%) RDBMS
14 31 (1.21%) Event Store
15 28 (1.10%) Oracle Database
16 24 (0.94%) Big Data
16 24 (0.94%) Star Schema
17 16 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 16 (0.63%) Redis
18 15 (0.59%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 516 (20.20%) NUnit
2 395 (15.47%) Visual Studio
3 375 (14.68%) Rhino Mocks
4 344 (13.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 292 (11.43%) Moq
6 274 (10.73%) Subversion
7 234 (9.16%) Git (software)
8 107 (4.19%) MSTest
9 94 (3.68%) MSBuild
10 84 (3.29%) TeamCity
11 75 (2.94%) SpecFlow
12 48 (1.88%) Visual Studio Team System
13 47 (1.84%) CruiseControl
13 47 (1.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 44 (1.72%) Jenkins
15 40 (1.57%) JIRA
16 37 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 30 (1.17%) Selenium
18 29 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
19 25 (0.98%) Jasmine
General
1 835 (32.69%) Finance
2 413 (16.17%) Banking
3 220 (8.61%) Front Office
4 187 (7.32%) Investment Banking
5 175 (6.85%) Games
6 156 (6.11%) Retail
7 92 (3.60%) Marketing
8 75 (2.94%) Back Office
9 47 (1.84%) Advertising
10 40 (1.57%) Retail Banking
11 36 (1.41%) Telecoms
12 33 (1.29%) Financial Institution
12 33 (1.29%) Music Industry
13 30 (1.17%) Publishing
14 25 (0.98%) Legal
15 7 (0.27%) Law
16 6 (0.23%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.20%) Billing
18 4 (0.16%) Electronics
19 3 (0.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2123 (83.12%) Developer
2 1180 (46.20%) .NET Developer
3 945 (37.00%) C# Developer
4 548 (21.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 312 (12.22%) Senior Developer
6 233 (9.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 209 (8.18%) ASP.NET Developer
8 154 (6.03%) Senior .NET Developer
9 150 (5.87%) Software Engineer
10 140 (5.48%) Senior C# Developer
11 139 (5.44%) Agile .NET Developer
12 107 (4.19%) Junior
13 104 (4.07%) Junior Developer
14 96 (3.76%) Software Developer
15 94 (3.68%) Web Developer
16 90 (3.52%) Agile C# Developer
17 80 (3.13%) Architect
18 72 (2.82%) Consultant
19 66 (2.58%) Analyst
20 64 (2.51%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2363 (92.52%) .NET
2 1626 (63.66%) ASP.NET
3 1227 (48.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1016 (39.78%) WPF
5 905 (35.43%) .NET Framework
6 854 (33.44%) HTML
7 721 (28.23%) CSS
8 633 (24.78%) Web Services
9 629 (24.63%) Entity Framework
10 492 (19.26%) NHibernate
11 486 (19.03%) jQuery
12 452 (17.70%) XML
13 425 (16.64%) HTML5
14 414 (16.21%) ASP.NET Web API
15 392 (15.35%) Ajax
16 384 (15.04%) LINQ
17 317 (12.41%) WinForms
18 299 (11.71%) AngularJS
19 251 (9.83%) Castle Windsor
20 249 (9.75%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 202 (7.91%) Computer Science
2 162 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
3 157 (6.15%) Inversion of Control
4 152 (5.95%) Hedge funds
5 147 (5.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 142 (5.56%) Derivative
7 127 (4.97%) Equities
8 121 (4.74%) Fixed Income
9 112 (4.39%) Client/Server
10 102 (3.99%) Enterprise Software
11 70 (2.74%) N-Tier
12 65 (2.55%) User Experience
13 60 (2.35%) Mathematics
13 60 (2.35%) Tandem
14 53 (2.08%) Mobile App
15 50 (1.96%) Spread Betting
16 47 (1.84%) Visualisation
17 42 (1.64%) Social Media
18 37 (1.45%) Blog
19 35 (1.37%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 462 (18.09%) Windows
2 76 (2.98%) UNIX
3 74 (2.90%) Android
4 66 (2.58%) Linux
5 37 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 18 (0.70%) Windows Phone
7 12 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
8 10 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.23%) Windows Phone 7
11 6 (0.23%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.078%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1686 (66.01%) Agile Software Development
2 1567 (61.35%) MVC
3 1251 (48.98%) TDD
4 825 (32.30%) Scrum
5 553 (21.65%) OO
6 533 (20.87%) Web Application Development
7 490 (19.19%) BDD
8 307 (12.02%) Continuous Integration
9 296 (11.59%) Software Engineering
10 294 (11.51%) Dependency Injection
11 292 (11.43%) Multithreading
12 274 (10.73%) Kanban
13 220 (8.61%) SDLC
14 198 (7.75%) OOP
15 192 (7.52%) Unit Testing
16 190 (7.44%) MVVM
17 185 (7.24%) OOD
18 180 (7.05%) SOA
19 177 (6.93%) E-Commerce
20 175 (6.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2416 (94.60%) C#
2 1201 (47.02%) SQL
3 934 (36.57%) JavaScript
4 393 (15.39%) T-SQL
5 177 (6.93%) VB.NET
6 162 (6.34%) Ruby
7 131 (5.13%) Java
8 102 (3.99%) VB
9 88 (3.45%) C++
10 82 (3.21%) PowerShell
11 50 (1.96%) Python
12 48 (1.88%) PL/SQL
13 39 (1.53%) VBA
14 35 (1.37%) F#
14 35 (1.37%) Objective-C
15 32 (1.25%) PHP
16 26 (1.02%) C
17 20 (0.78%) TypeScript
18 16 (0.63%) XAML
19 14 (0.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 342 (13.39%) Degree
2 85 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 75 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 55 (2.15%) DV Cleared
5 36 (1.41%) MCP
6 35 (1.37%) SC Cleared
7 15 (0.59%) MCSD
8 13 (0.51%) MCTS
9 12 (0.47%) MCITP
10 10 (0.39%) Brainbench
11 9 (0.35%) MCPD
12 6 (0.23%) MCSE
12 6 (0.23%) MCDBA
13 5 (0.20%) MCAD
14 4 (0.16%) PMI Certification
15 3 (0.12%) CISSP
16 2 (0.078%) MCSA
17 1 (0.039%) PhD
17 1 (0.039%) HND
17 1 (0.039%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (5.32%) QA
2 24 (0.94%) Dodd-Frank
3 19 (0.74%) EMIR
4 14 (0.55%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.23%) SLA
6 3 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.039%) Solvency II
System Software
1 30 (1.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.27%) Docker
3 6 (0.23%) Terminal Services
4 4 (0.16%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.12%) vSphere
6 2 (0.078%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.039%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (1.25%) WMI
2 13 (0.51%) SCCM
3 9 (0.35%) SCOM
3 9 (0.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 9 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
4 7 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (0.23%) Puppet
6 5 (0.20%) MOM
6 5 (0.20%) Nagios
6 5 (0.20%) OPNET
7 4 (0.16%) TeamSite
7 4 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.12%) Control-M
9 1 (0.039%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.039%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 1 (0.039%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 860 (33.67%) Microsoft
2 197 (7.71%) Oracle
3 85 (3.33%) Google
4 65 (2.55%) Facebook
5 60 (2.35%) Apple
6 57 (2.23%) Sybase
7 50 (1.96%) Sitecore
8 49 (1.92%) TIBCO
9 37 (1.45%) EPiServer
10 29 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
11 28 (1.10%) Sony
11 28 (1.10%) Alterian
11 28 (1.10%) Yahoo!
11 28 (1.10%) Ektron
12 25 (0.98%) Twitter
12 25 (0.98%) Hitachi
13 20 (0.78%) Telerik
14 14 (0.55%) Tableau
15 13 (0.51%) Xamarin
16 12 (0.47%) IBM
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Eton Bridge Partners
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Bonus (10%), Pension, Share Option
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Dagenham, Essex
MAPP Ltd.
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday