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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 101 68 82
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1237 1661 1690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.70% 3.72% 3.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.20% 9.31% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1090 1531 1562
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £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 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
17187 17833 20520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.46% 39.94% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14647 15350 18184
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -25 265 £55,000 - 54
Kingston Upon Thames -8 10 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Croydon -1 7 £47,500 -
Docklands, London +5 6 £62,500 -3.84%
Dagenham - 4 £55,000 -
Harrow - 3 £57,500 - 1
Hornchurch - 3 £30,000 - 1
Uxbridge +1 2 £46,250 -11.90%
Romford +13 1 £37,500 -13.79%
Hammersmith -2 1 - - 1
Sidcup -10 1 £42,500 -39.28% 2
Bromley -16 1 £42,500 +0.59%
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 2745 (95.51%) .NET
2 2723 (94.75%) C#
3 1970 (68.55%) ASP.NET
4 1939 (67.47%) SQL Server
5 1754 (61.03%) Agile Software Development
6 1611 (56.05%) MVC
7 1274 (44.33%) TDD
8 1209 (42.07%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1177 (40.95%) WPF
10 1136 (39.53%) SQL
11 1126 (39.18%) JavaScript
12 1059 (36.85%) HTML
13 967 (33.65%) CSS
14 928 (32.29%) Finance
15 926 (32.22%) Microsoft
16 914 (31.80%) .NET Framework
17 892 (31.04%) Scrum
18 890 (30.97%) Web Services
19 819 (28.50%) jQuery
20 760 (26.44%) OO
21 580 (20.18%) NUnit
22 536 (18.65%) BDD
22 536 (18.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 527 (18.34%) HTML5
24 516 (17.95%) T-SQL
25 514 (17.88%) Windows
26 504 (17.54%) Web Application Development
27 492 (17.12%) Ajax
28 471 (16.39%) NHibernate
29 454 (15.80%) XML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 266 (9.26%) SharePoint
2 237 (8.25%) IIS
3 157 (5.46%) SharePoint 2013
4 145 (5.05%) BizTalk Server
5 119 (4.14%) Node.js
6 99 (3.44%) CMS
7 77 (2.68%) Umbraco
8 70 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
9 62 (2.16%) Sitecore CMS
10 60 (2.09%) Apache Solr
11 50 (1.74%) nginx
12 46 (1.60%) NServiceBus
13 41 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
14 37 (1.29%) Sitefinity
15 27 (0.94%) Adobe CQ
16 19 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
16 19 (0.66%) DNN
16 19 (0.66%) Kentico
16 19 (0.66%) Immediacy CMS
17 15 (0.52%) Alfresco
Applications
1 320 (11.13%) MS Excel
2 36 (1.25%) MS Office
3 14 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.42%) InfoPath
5 9 (0.31%) Photoshop
5 9 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 74 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.52%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.14%) nopCommerce
5 2 (0.070%) SalesLogix
5 2 (0.070%) assyst
5 2 (0.070%) Pivotal CRM
5 2 (0.070%) Tridion
6 1 (0.035%) Sophis RISQUE
6 1 (0.035%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.035%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 151 (5.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 114 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
3 75 (2.61%) GitHub
4 50 (1.74%) Trello
5 40 (1.39%) SaaS
6 25 (0.87%) PaaS
7 17 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (0.56%) IaaS
9 11 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
9 11 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (0.38%) Amazon S3
10 8 (0.28%) Google App Engine
10 8 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
11 7 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 162 (5.64%) Internet
2 61 (2.12%) Intranet
3 44 (1.53%) HTTP
4 19 (0.66%) TCP/IP
5 18 (0.63%) Extranet
6 11 (0.38%) SSL
6 11 (0.38%) SSH
7 6 (0.21%) Firewall
8 5 (0.17%) Network Security
9 4 (0.14%) DNS
10 3 (0.10%) Broadband
11 1 (0.035%) RFID
11 1 (0.035%) SAN
11 1 (0.035%) GSM
11 1 (0.035%) SMTP
11 1 (0.035%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1939 (67.47%) SQL Server
2 453 (15.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 328 (11.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 214 (7.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 189 (6.58%) Relational Database
6 181 (6.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 175 (6.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 128 (4.45%) NoSQL
9 98 (3.41%) RDBMS
10 83 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
11 77 (2.68%) RavenDB
12 72 (2.51%) Oracle Database
13 62 (2.16%) Big Data
14 57 (1.98%) MongoDB
15 54 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 45 (1.57%) MySQL
17 33 (1.15%) Hadoop
18 29 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
19 27 (0.94%) CouchDB
20 25 (0.87%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 580 (20.18%) NUnit
2 434 (15.10%) Rhino Mocks
3 428 (14.89%) Visual Studio
4 316 (11.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 308 (10.72%) Subversion
6 254 (8.84%) Moq
7 135 (4.70%) SpecFlow
8 120 (4.18%) Git (software)
9 115 (4.00%) TeamCity
10 93 (3.24%) MSTest
11 87 (3.03%) MSBuild
12 81 (2.82%) ReSharper
13 78 (2.71%) Selenium
14 75 (2.61%) CruiseControl
15 60 (2.09%) JIRA
16 53 (1.84%) Cucumber
17 51 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
17 51 (1.77%) Jenkins
18 50 (1.74%) YouTrack
18 50 (1.74%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 928 (32.29%) Finance
2 387 (13.47%) Banking
3 197 (6.85%) Front Office
4 177 (6.16%) Retail
4 177 (6.16%) Games
5 129 (4.49%) Investment Banking
6 87 (3.03%) Advertising
7 80 (2.78%) Marketing
8 70 (2.44%) Telecoms
9 57 (1.98%) Back Office
10 51 (1.77%) French Language
11 37 (1.29%) Publishing
12 28 (0.97%) Law
13 27 (0.94%) Music Industry
14 18 (0.63%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.42%) Retail Banking
15 12 (0.42%) Legal
16 7 (0.24%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.14%) Polish Language
18 2 (0.070%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2360 (82.12%) Developer
2 1262 (43.91%) .NET Developer
3 1170 (40.71%) C# Developer
4 701 (24.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 503 (17.50%) Senior Developer
6 352 (12.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 289 (10.06%) Senior .NET Developer
8 272 (9.46%) ASP.NET Developer
9 233 (8.11%) Senior C# Developer
10 190 (6.61%) Agile .NET Developer
11 169 (5.88%) Software Developer
12 127 (4.42%) Agile C# Developer
13 119 (4.14%) Architect
14 114 (3.97%) Software Engineer
15 91 (3.17%) Web Developer
16 89 (3.10%) Technical Leader
17 88 (3.06%) Junior Developer
17 88 (3.06%) Junior
18 87 (3.03%) Programmer
19 82 (2.85%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2745 (95.51%) .NET
2 1970 (68.55%) ASP.NET
3 1209 (42.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1177 (40.95%) WPF
5 1059 (36.85%) HTML
6 967 (33.65%) CSS
7 914 (31.80%) .NET Framework
8 890 (30.97%) Web Services
9 819 (28.50%) jQuery
10 536 (18.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 527 (18.34%) HTML5
12 492 (17.12%) Ajax
13 471 (16.39%) NHibernate
14 454 (15.80%) XML
15 446 (15.52%) LINQ
16 398 (13.85%) REST
17 375 (13.05%) WinForms
18 362 (12.60%) ASP.NET Web API
19 342 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 324 (11.27%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 230 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 207 (7.20%) Inversion of Control
3 144 (5.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 134 (4.66%) Hedge funds
5 126 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
6 110 (3.83%) Open Source
7 105 (3.65%) Fixed Income
7 105 (3.65%) N-Tier
8 104 (3.62%) Derivative
9 103 (3.58%) Client/Server
10 91 (3.17%) Equities
11 73 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
12 58 (2.02%) User Experience
13 56 (1.95%) Tandem
14 49 (1.70%) Blog
15 41 (1.43%) Mathematics
16 39 (1.36%) Mobile App
17 37 (1.29%) Digital Media
18 35 (1.22%) Social Media
19 29 (1.01%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 514 (17.88%) Windows
2 67 (2.33%) Android
3 35 (1.22%) Apple iOS
4 18 (0.63%) Windows Phone
5 17 (0.59%) Windows Phone 8
5 17 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (0.42%) Windows 8
7 9 (0.31%) Linux
8 7 (0.24%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.17%) UNIX
9 5 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
10 4 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.14%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.035%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.035%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1754 (61.03%) Agile Software Development
2 1611 (56.05%) MVC
3 1274 (44.33%) TDD
4 892 (31.04%) Scrum
5 760 (26.44%) OO
6 536 (18.65%) BDD
7 504 (17.54%) Web Application Development
8 428 (14.89%) Unit Testing
9 387 (13.47%) E-Commerce
10 326 (11.34%) Multithreading
11 315 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
12 302 (10.51%) Software Engineering
13 296 (10.30%) SOA
14 272 (9.46%) OOP
15 270 (9.39%) Kanban
15 270 (9.39%) Dependency Injection
16 202 (7.03%) OOD
17 189 (6.58%) MVVM
18 183 (6.37%) Web Development
19 178 (6.19%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2723 (94.75%) C#
2 1136 (39.53%) SQL
3 1126 (39.18%) JavaScript
4 516 (17.95%) T-SQL
5 223 (7.76%) VB.NET
6 212 (7.38%) Java
7 147 (5.11%) VB
8 122 (4.24%) Ruby
9 119 (4.14%) C++
10 81 (2.82%) VBA
11 71 (2.47%) PowerShell
12 54 (1.88%) PHP
13 52 (1.81%) F#
14 48 (1.67%) Python
15 43 (1.50%) C
16 39 (1.36%) VB6
17 34 (1.18%) VBScript
18 31 (1.08%) XPath
19 28 (0.97%) PL/SQL
20 22 (0.77%) XAML
Qualifications
1 395 (13.74%) Degree
2 283 (9.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 202 (7.03%) MCSD
4 194 (6.75%) MCAD
5 192 (6.68%) MCP
5 192 (6.68%) MCTS
6 13 (0.45%) MCSE
6 13 (0.45%) ISEB
7 12 (0.42%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 12 (0.42%) ISTQB
8 10 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (0.28%) MBA
10 2 (0.070%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.070%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.070%) MCSA
11 1 (0.035%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.035%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.035%) MCPD
11 1 (0.035%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.035%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (3.10%) QA
2 21 (0.73%) Dodd-Frank
2 21 (0.73%) EMIR
3 16 (0.56%) UCITS
4 12 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.14%) Basel III
5 4 (0.14%) CRD IV
6 3 (0.10%) SLA
7 2 (0.070%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.070%) COREP
7 2 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.070%) Basel II
8 1 (0.035%) Section 508
System Software
1 76 (2.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.035%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.035%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (0.035%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (0.49%) Puppet
1 14 (0.49%) Vagrant
2 6 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.10%) Control-M
4 1 (0.035%) StatsD
Vendors
1 926 (32.22%) Microsoft
2 201 (6.99%) Oracle
3 111 (3.86%) Sitecore
4 64 (2.23%) Google
5 62 (2.16%) EPiServer
6 58 (2.02%) Facebook
7 50 (1.74%) Rackspace
8 44 (1.53%) Adobe
9 36 (1.25%) Telerik
10 30 (1.04%) TIBCO
11 29 (1.01%) DevExpress
12 25 (0.87%) Bloomberg
13 23 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
14 22 (0.77%) Sybase
15 20 (0.70%) CODA
16 19 (0.66%) Alterian
16 19 (0.66%) Ektron
17 16 (0.56%) Twitter
17 16 (0.56%) Yahoo!
17 16 (0.56%) Apple
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 minutes ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £10k Sign-On Fee + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
QUANTICA
Posted: 2 days ago