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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 94 86 61
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -25
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1279 1516 1975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.89% 3.34% 4.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.04% 8.16% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1168 1373 1854
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,600 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
15910 18579 19808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 35.92% 40.92% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13668 15626 17523
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -3 314 £55,000 - 52
Kingston Upon Thames -4 11 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Docklands, London - 11 £50,000 -
Sidcup -6 5 £45,000 -
Mayfair -2 4 £52,500 -30.00%
Uxbridge -3 4 £50,000 +19.04%
Croydon -1 2 £37,500 -21.05%
Dagenham - 2 - -
Chessington - 2 £30,000 -
Canary Wharf +27 1 £47,500 -
Bromley +12 1 £42,500 +1.19%
Enfield +5 1 £45,000 -7.21%
Surbiton -7 1 £60,000 +140.00%
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2388 (94.57%) C#
2 2380 (94.26%) .NET
3 1756 (69.54%) ASP.NET
4 1706 (67.56%) SQL Server
5 1547 (61.27%) Agile Software Development
6 1486 (58.85%) MVC
7 1115 (44.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1111 (44.00%) TDD
9 1046 (41.43%) JavaScript
10 1044 (41.35%) SQL
11 999 (39.56%) WPF
12 950 (37.62%) HTML
13 809 (32.04%) Finance
14 806 (31.92%) Scrum
15 783 (31.01%) CSS
16 774 (30.65%) Microsoft
17 761 (30.14%) Web Services
18 747 (29.58%) .NET Framework
19 719 (28.48%) OO
20 659 (26.10%) jQuery
21 532 (21.07%) NUnit
22 494 (19.56%) Web Application Development
23 491 (19.45%) BDD
24 484 (19.17%) Windows
25 455 (18.02%) HTML5
26 448 (17.74%) T-SQL
27 446 (17.66%) Banking
28 435 (17.23%) Ajax
29 433 (17.15%) XML
30 416 (16.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 220 (8.71%) SharePoint
2 178 (7.05%) IIS
3 147 (5.82%) BizTalk Server
4 131 (5.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 105 (4.16%) Node.js
6 82 (3.25%) CMS
7 58 (2.30%) Apache Solr
8 57 (2.26%) nginx
9 41 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
9 41 (1.62%) Umbraco
9 41 (1.62%) NServiceBus
10 35 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
11 28 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
12 21 (0.83%) Tomcat
13 20 (0.79%) Commerce Server
13 20 (0.79%) Sitefinity
14 14 (0.55%) ColdFusion
15 10 (0.40%) Orchard CMS
16 9 (0.36%) Kentico
17 8 (0.32%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 259 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 24 (0.95%) MS Office
3 16 (0.63%) InfoPath
4 12 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.040%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 98 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.28%) RMDS
3 6 (0.24%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.16%) ION MarketView
4 4 (0.16%) Fredhopper
5 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.079%) Beauchamp
7 1 (0.040%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.040%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.040%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 146 (5.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
3 75 (2.97%) GitHub
4 57 (2.26%) Trello
5 37 (1.47%) PaaS
6 23 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (0.79%) IaaS
8 13 (0.51%) Office 365
9 8 (0.32%) SaaS
10 2 (0.079%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.079%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.079%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.079%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.079%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.079%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.079%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 92 (3.64%) Internet
2 52 (2.06%) HTTP
3 46 (1.82%) Intranet
4 33 (1.31%) TCP/IP
5 29 (1.15%) Extranet
6 14 (0.55%) SSL
7 10 (0.40%) SSH
8 9 (0.36%) DNS
9 4 (0.16%) SMTP
9 4 (0.16%) FTP
9 4 (0.16%) Firewall
10 3 (0.12%) ZigBee
10 3 (0.12%) OpenVPN
10 3 (0.12%) 802.15
10 3 (0.12%) VPN
11 2 (0.079%) DMZ
12 1 (0.040%) GSM
12 1 (0.040%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1706 (67.56%) SQL Server
2 403 (15.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 192 (7.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 182 (7.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 159 (6.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 138 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 112 (4.44%) Relational Database
8 104 (4.12%) NoSQL
9 75 (2.97%) RavenDB
10 73 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
11 64 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 55 (2.18%) Oracle Database
13 53 (2.10%) MongoDB
14 50 (1.98%) RDBMS
15 48 (1.90%) MySQL
16 45 (1.78%) SQL Server 2000
17 44 (1.74%) Big Data
18 29 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 28 (1.11%) Hadoop
20 21 (0.83%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 532 (21.07%) NUnit
2 398 (15.76%) Rhino Mocks
3 293 (11.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 289 (11.45%) Subversion
5 287 (11.37%) Visual Studio
6 216 (8.55%) Moq
7 154 (6.10%) TeamCity
8 126 (4.99%) Git (software)
9 95 (3.76%) ReSharper
10 77 (3.05%) MSBuild
11 76 (3.01%) SpecFlow
12 69 (2.73%) CruiseControl
13 61 (2.42%) MSTest
14 60 (2.38%) JIRA
15 59 (2.34%) Octopus Deploy
16 57 (2.26%) YouTrack
16 57 (2.26%) dotTrace
17 43 (1.70%) Selenium
18 32 (1.27%) Jenkins
19 31 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 809 (32.04%) Finance
2 446 (17.66%) Banking
3 197 (7.80%) Investment Banking
4 155 (6.14%) Games
5 153 (6.06%) Retail
6 148 (5.86%) Front Office
7 63 (2.50%) Marketing
8 62 (2.46%) Advertising
9 58 (2.30%) French Language
10 53 (2.10%) Legal
11 45 (1.78%) Telecoms
12 42 (1.66%) Back Office
13 25 (0.99%) Music Industry
14 24 (0.95%) Retail Banking
15 23 (0.91%) Financial Institution
16 15 (0.59%) Publishing
17 14 (0.55%) Law
18 4 (0.16%) Manufacturing
18 4 (0.16%) Private Banking
19 2 (0.079%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2085 (82.57%) Developer
2 1055 (41.78%) C# Developer
3 1042 (41.27%) .NET Developer
4 586 (23.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 387 (15.33%) Senior Developer
6 338 (13.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 249 (9.86%) ASP.NET Developer
8 201 (7.96%) Senior .NET Developer
9 159 (6.30%) Senior C# Developer
10 137 (5.43%) Agile .NET Developer
11 132 (5.23%) Architect
12 119 (4.71%) Software Developer
13 117 (4.63%) Agile C# Developer
14 87 (3.45%) Software Engineer
15 67 (2.65%) Junior
15 67 (2.65%) Junior Developer
16 62 (2.46%) Graduate
17 60 (2.38%) Web Developer
17 60 (2.38%) Lead Developer
18 59 (2.34%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2380 (94.26%) .NET
2 1756 (69.54%) ASP.NET
3 1115 (44.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 999 (39.56%) WPF
5 950 (37.62%) HTML
6 783 (31.01%) CSS
7 761 (30.14%) Web Services
8 747 (29.58%) .NET Framework
9 659 (26.10%) jQuery
10 455 (18.02%) HTML5
11 435 (17.23%) Ajax
12 433 (17.15%) XML
13 416 (16.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 408 (16.16%) NHibernate
15 338 (13.39%) REST
16 319 (12.63%) LINQ
17 304 (12.04%) Castle Windsor
17 304 (12.04%) ASP.NET Web API
18 283 (11.21%) WinForms
19 276 (10.93%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 172 (6.81%) Computer Science
2 164 (6.50%) Inversion of Control
3 121 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 120 (4.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 95 (3.76%) N-Tier
6 93 (3.68%) Fixed Income
6 93 (3.68%) Client/Server
7 90 (3.56%) Hedge funds
8 87 (3.45%) Derivative
9 70 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
10 67 (2.65%) Equities
11 65 (2.57%) Open Source
12 52 (2.06%) Mobile App
13 51 (2.02%) Tandem
14 48 (1.90%) Blog
15 46 (1.82%) Mathematics
16 38 (1.50%) Social Media
16 38 (1.50%) User Experience
17 27 (1.07%) iPhone
18 26 (1.03%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 484 (19.17%) Windows
2 74 (2.93%) Android
3 43 (1.70%) Apple iOS
4 28 (1.11%) Windows Phone
5 27 (1.07%) Windows Phone 8
6 15 (0.59%) UNIX
7 10 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (0.36%) Windows 8
9 8 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.32%) Linux
10 7 (0.28%) Windows Phone 7
11 4 (0.16%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.12%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.12%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.040%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.040%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.040%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1547 (61.27%) Agile Software Development
2 1486 (58.85%) MVC
3 1111 (44.00%) TDD
4 806 (31.92%) Scrum
5 719 (28.48%) OO
6 494 (19.56%) Web Application Development
7 491 (19.45%) BDD
8 340 (13.47%) E-Commerce
9 331 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
10 262 (10.38%) SOA
11 260 (10.30%) Unit Testing
12 248 (9.82%) Multithreading
13 245 (9.70%) Software Engineering
14 228 (9.03%) OOP
15 218 (8.63%) Kanban
16 205 (8.12%) OOD
17 196 (7.76%) Dependency Injection
18 154 (6.10%) MVVM
19 148 (5.86%) Business Intelligence
20 132 (5.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2388 (94.57%) C#
2 1046 (41.43%) JavaScript
3 1044 (41.35%) SQL
4 448 (17.74%) T-SQL
5 200 (7.92%) VB.NET
6 128 (5.07%) C++
7 126 (4.99%) VB
8 121 (4.79%) Java
9 119 (4.71%) Ruby
10 66 (2.61%) VBA
11 47 (1.86%) VB6
12 42 (1.66%) PowerShell
13 41 (1.62%) XPath
14 32 (1.27%) F#
14 32 (1.27%) VBScript
14 32 (1.27%) PHP
15 31 (1.23%) Python
16 25 (0.99%) C
17 17 (0.67%) XAML
18 15 (0.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 314 (12.44%) Degree
2 58 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (0.79%) ISEB
4 15 (0.59%) MCP
5 13 (0.51%) MCSD
6 11 (0.44%) MCITP
7 9 (0.36%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (0.32%) MCSE
8 8 (0.32%) MCDBA
9 6 (0.24%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 5 (0.20%) Brainbench
10 5 (0.20%) MCTS
11 4 (0.16%) MCPD
11 4 (0.16%) MCAD
12 3 (0.12%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.079%) CISSP
14 1 (0.040%) PhD
14 1 (0.040%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.040%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (3.92%) QA
2 12 (0.48%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.36%) EMIR
3 9 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
4 7 (0.28%) UCITS
5 5 (0.20%) SLA
6 2 (0.079%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.040%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.12%) Firmware
3 1 (0.040%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.040%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.040%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.040%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 14 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (0.40%) Puppet
2 10 (0.40%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.16%) StatsD
4 2 (0.079%) OpenView
4 2 (0.079%) Nagios
Vendors
1 774 (30.65%) Microsoft
2 132 (5.23%) Oracle
3 66 (2.61%) Google
4 62 (2.46%) Sitecore
5 57 (2.26%) Rackspace
6 53 (2.10%) Facebook
7 50 (1.98%) Telerik
8 32 (1.27%) EPiServer
9 28 (1.11%) Sony
10 26 (1.03%) TIBCO
11 25 (0.99%) Yahoo!
11 25 (0.99%) Apple
12 20 (0.79%) DevExpress
13 15 (0.59%) Twitter
14 13 (0.51%) Bloomberg
15 12 (0.48%) Adobe
16 11 (0.44%) Perforce
17 10 (0.40%) Charles River
17 10 (0.40%) Ektron
18 8 (0.32%) Alterian
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Equity + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Hatstand Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £95000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £62,000 to £62,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 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: £45000 - £65000 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: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus (10%), Pension, Share Option
Posted: 2 days ago