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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 97 95 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1317 1452 1507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.98% 3.02% 3.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.07% 7.78% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1190 1319 1363
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,500
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
16325 18668 17671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.91% 38.78% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14030 16068 15087
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 £75,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -25 186 £57,500 - 24
Kingston Upon Thames +21 30 £50,000 -4.76%
Uxbridge +19 21 £52,500 +46.85% 2
Twickenham - 20 £50,000 - 1
Dagenham +10 17 £60,000 +9.09%
Teddington - 16 £45,000 -
Ealing - 16 £57,500 -
Croydon +8 13 £46,000 -6.12% 2
Wembley - 9 £50,000 -
Hounslow - 8 £60,000 -
Canary Wharf +9 6 £42,500 -5.55%
Mayfair +1 6 £92,500 +146.66%
Beckenham - 5 £40,000 -
Wimbledon - 3 £69,000 -
Bromley +14 2 £44,750 +5.29%
New Malden - 2 - -
Surbiton - 2 £53,750 -
Barnet - 2 £46,250 -
Sidcup +8 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Romford +5 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Harrow +1 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Enfield - 1 £50,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £41,500 -
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2525 (95.25%) C#
2 2437 (91.93%) .NET
3 1960 (73.93%) SQL Server
4 1702 (64.20%) Agile Software Development
5 1651 (62.28%) ASP.NET
6 1594 (60.13%) MVC
7 1241 (46.81%) TDD
8 1223 (46.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1221 (46.06%) SQL
10 1039 (39.19%) WPF
11 975 (36.78%) JavaScript
12 907 (34.21%) .NET Framework
13 870 (32.82%) Microsoft
14 865 (32.63%) Finance
15 854 (32.21%) HTML
16 828 (31.23%) Scrum
17 729 (27.50%) CSS
18 666 (25.12%) Web Services
19 620 (23.39%) Entity Framework
20 569 (21.46%) OO
21 523 (19.73%) NHibernate
22 516 (19.46%) Web Application Development
23 512 (19.31%) jQuery
24 496 (18.71%) NUnit
25 487 (18.37%) Windows
26 480 (18.11%) BDD
27 460 (17.35%) XML
28 429 (16.18%) Banking
29 422 (15.92%) HTML5
30 408 (15.39%) ASP.NET Web API

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 241 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 223 (8.41%) SharePoint
3 186 (7.02%) Node.js
4 157 (5.92%) IIS
5 150 (5.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 87 (3.28%) CMS
7 78 (2.94%) Umbraco
8 66 (2.49%) SharePoint 2010
9 36 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
10 31 (1.17%) DNN
10 31 (1.17%) NServiceBus
11 27 (1.02%) Sitefinity
12 26 (0.98%) Kentico
13 22 (0.83%) Immediacy CMS
14 13 (0.49%) WebSphere
15 12 (0.45%) OpenStack
16 11 (0.41%) Apache Solr
17 10 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
18 9 (0.34%) Orchard CMS
19 8 (0.30%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 286 (10.79%) MS Excel
2 43 (1.62%) MS Office
3 17 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.49%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.038%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.038%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 120 (4.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.15%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.11%) ION MarketView
4 3 (0.11%) RMDS
5 1 (0.038%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.038%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.038%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 217 (8.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.45%) Office 365
4 10 (0.38%) SaaS
5 8 (0.30%) PaaS
5 8 (0.30%) IaaS
6 7 (0.26%) GitHub
7 3 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.11%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.075%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.038%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.038%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.038%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.038%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.038%) AtomSphere
9 1 (0.038%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.038%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 85 (3.21%) Internet
2 45 (1.70%) TCP/IP
3 33 (1.24%) HTTP
4 18 (0.68%) DNS
4 18 (0.68%) Network Security
5 17 (0.64%) Intranet
6 14 (0.53%) SMTP
7 11 (0.41%) Firewall
8 8 (0.30%) SSL
8 8 (0.30%) FTP
9 6 (0.23%) SSH
10 4 (0.15%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.075%) Asterisk PBX
11 2 (0.075%) MVNO
12 1 (0.038%) Skype
12 1 (0.038%) SWIFTNet
12 1 (0.038%) OpenVPN
12 1 (0.038%) VPN
12 1 (0.038%) VoIP
12 1 (0.038%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1960 (73.93%) SQL Server
2 353 (13.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 229 (8.64%) NoSQL
4 227 (8.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 195 (7.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 184 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 157 (5.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 137 (5.17%) Relational Database
9 77 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 75 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
11 73 (2.75%) MySQL
12 61 (2.30%) MongoDB
13 41 (1.55%) RDBMS
14 32 (1.21%) Event Store
15 26 (0.98%) Oracle Database
15 26 (0.98%) Star Schema
16 20 (0.75%) Big Data
17 19 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 19 (0.72%) Redis
18 14 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 496 (18.71%) NUnit
2 379 (14.30%) Visual Studio
3 364 (13.73%) Rhino Mocks
4 320 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 275 (10.37%) Moq
6 267 (10.07%) Subversion
7 203 (7.66%) Git (software)
8 97 (3.66%) MSTest
9 90 (3.39%) MSBuild
10 71 (2.68%) TeamCity
11 62 (2.34%) SpecFlow
12 56 (2.11%) CruiseControl
13 54 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
14 36 (1.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 36 (1.36%) Jenkins
15 33 (1.24%) Selenium
16 31 (1.17%) JIRA
17 30 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 21 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
18 21 (0.79%) FitNesse
General
1 865 (32.63%) Finance
2 429 (16.18%) Banking
3 214 (8.07%) Front Office
4 190 (7.17%) Investment Banking
4 190 (7.17%) Games
5 161 (6.07%) Retail
6 98 (3.70%) Marketing
7 69 (2.60%) Back Office
8 54 (2.04%) Advertising
9 41 (1.55%) Retail Banking
10 40 (1.51%) Telecoms
11 33 (1.24%) Music Industry
12 31 (1.17%) Publishing
13 28 (1.06%) Financial Institution
14 23 (0.87%) Legal
15 6 (0.23%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.23%) Private Banking
16 4 (0.15%) Billing
16 4 (0.15%) Electronics
16 4 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 2188 (82.53%) Developer
2 1188 (44.81%) .NET Developer
3 979 (36.93%) C# Developer
4 562 (21.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 324 (12.22%) Senior Developer
6 241 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 216 (8.15%) ASP.NET Developer
8 161 (6.07%) Senior .NET Developer
9 142 (5.36%) Senior C# Developer
10 133 (5.02%) Software Engineer
11 132 (4.98%) Agile .NET Developer
12 107 (4.04%) Software Developer
13 101 (3.81%) Junior
14 99 (3.73%) Junior Developer
15 96 (3.62%) Web Developer
16 92 (3.47%) Architect
17 91 (3.43%) Agile C# Developer
18 74 (2.79%) Consultant
19 73 (2.75%) Analyst
20 68 (2.57%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2437 (91.93%) .NET
2 1651 (62.28%) ASP.NET
3 1223 (46.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1039 (39.19%) WPF
5 907 (34.21%) .NET Framework
6 854 (32.21%) HTML
7 729 (27.50%) CSS
8 666 (25.12%) Web Services
9 620 (23.39%) Entity Framework
10 523 (19.73%) NHibernate
11 512 (19.31%) jQuery
12 460 (17.35%) XML
13 422 (15.92%) HTML5
14 408 (15.39%) ASP.NET Web API
15 405 (15.28%) Ajax
16 364 (13.73%) LINQ
17 331 (12.49%) AngularJS
18 317 (11.96%) WinForms
19 259 (9.77%) Castle Windsor
20 258 (9.73%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 179 (6.75%) Computer Science
2 153 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 146 (5.51%) Derivative
4 145 (5.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 145 (5.47%) Inversion of Control
5 139 (5.24%) Hedge funds
6 119 (4.49%) Fixed Income
7 116 (4.38%) Equities
8 114 (4.30%) Client/Server
9 96 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
10 73 (2.75%) N-Tier
11 59 (2.23%) Tandem
12 57 (2.15%) Mathematics
13 56 (2.11%) User Experience
14 53 (2.00%) Spread Betting
15 45 (1.70%) Social Media
16 43 (1.62%) Mobile App
17 41 (1.55%) Blog
18 34 (1.28%) Credit Risk
19 32 (1.21%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 487 (18.37%) Windows
2 83 (3.13%) Android
3 64 (2.41%) UNIX
4 43 (1.62%) Apple iOS
5 37 (1.40%) Linux
6 26 (0.98%) Windows Phone
7 18 (0.68%) Windows Phone 8
8 10 (0.38%) Windows 8
8 10 (0.38%) Windows Phone 7
9 9 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.075%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.038%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.038%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1702 (64.20%) Agile Software Development
2 1594 (60.13%) MVC
3 1241 (46.81%) TDD
4 828 (31.23%) Scrum
5 569 (21.46%) OO
6 516 (19.46%) Web Application Development
7 480 (18.11%) BDD
8 289 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
9 288 (10.86%) Multithreading
10 280 (10.56%) Software Engineering
11 276 (10.41%) Dependency Injection
12 268 (10.11%) Kanban
13 223 (8.41%) SOA
14 211 (7.96%) Unit Testing
14 211 (7.96%) SDLC
15 198 (7.47%) OOD
16 187 (7.05%) OOP
17 182 (6.87%) MVVM
18 177 (6.68%) E-Commerce
19 168 (6.34%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2525 (95.25%) C#
2 1221 (46.06%) SQL
3 975 (36.78%) JavaScript
4 391 (14.75%) T-SQL
5 178 (6.71%) VB.NET
6 151 (5.70%) Ruby
7 128 (4.83%) Java
8 102 (3.85%) VB
9 86 (3.24%) C++
10 70 (2.64%) PowerShell
11 44 (1.66%) PL/SQL
12 43 (1.62%) Python
13 38 (1.43%) PHP
14 33 (1.24%) VBA
15 30 (1.13%) F#
16 29 (1.09%) C
17 21 (0.79%) Objective-C
18 20 (0.75%) TypeScript
19 16 (0.60%) XAML
20 15 (0.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 340 (12.83%) Degree
2 105 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 90 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 63 (2.38%) DV Cleared
5 46 (1.74%) MCP
6 43 (1.62%) SC Cleared
7 24 (0.91%) MCSD
8 17 (0.64%) MCTS
9 15 (0.57%) MCITP
10 14 (0.53%) MCPD
11 10 (0.38%) MCAD
11 10 (0.38%) MCSE
11 10 (0.38%) MCDBA
12 9 (0.34%) Brainbench
13 5 (0.19%) Microsoft Certified Architect
14 4 (0.15%) PhD
14 4 (0.15%) CISSP
15 2 (0.075%) ISTQB
15 2 (0.075%) PMI Certification
15 2 (0.075%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (4.79%) QA
2 22 (0.83%) Dodd-Frank
3 16 (0.60%) EMIR
4 14 (0.53%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.23%) SLA
6 4 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.038%) Basel III
7 1 (0.038%) Solvency II
System Software
1 21 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.19%) Terminal Services
3 4 (0.15%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.11%) vSphere
4 3 (0.11%) Docker
5 2 (0.075%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.038%) Firmware
6 1 (0.038%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (0.68%) WMI
2 9 (0.34%) BMC PATROL
2 9 (0.34%) SCOM
3 6 (0.23%) SCCM
4 5 (0.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 5 (0.19%) MOM
4 5 (0.19%) Puppet
5 4 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.15%) Control-M
5 4 (0.15%) TeamSite
6 3 (0.11%) Nagios
6 3 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.038%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 870 (32.82%) Microsoft
2 177 (6.68%) Oracle
3 88 (3.32%) Google
4 66 (2.49%) Facebook
5 56 (2.11%) Sybase
6 53 (2.00%) Sitecore
7 46 (1.74%) Apple
8 37 (1.40%) TIBCO
9 33 (1.24%) Twitter
10 30 (1.13%) EPiServer
11 29 (1.09%) Sony
12 28 (1.06%) Yahoo!
13 27 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
14 22 (0.83%) Alterian
14 22 (0.83%) Ektron
15 21 (0.79%) Hitachi
16 18 (0.68%) Telerik
17 13 (0.49%) IBM
17 13 (0.49%) Tableau
18 12 (0.45%) Xamarin
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent culture and big bonuses
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum career progression and a great packa
Posted: 17 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
North West London
asos
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Twickenham, Middlesex
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum including excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago