The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 126 113 107
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 940 1200 1269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.48% 2.72% 2.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.15% 7.30% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 878 1110 1120
Median salary £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
15291 16440 17505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.34% 37.33% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13438 14080 14953
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in London

WCF
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -10 94 £60,000 +4.34% 20
Kingston Upon Thames +1 12 £72,500 +38.09%
Northwood - 9 £50,000 - 1
Croydon +3 7 £57,500 +48.38%
Uxbridge -10 7 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Canary Wharf +9 6 £70,000 -
Bromley +2 4 £39,500 -7.05% 1
Twickenham -1 3 £38,432 -23.13% 1
Brentford -1 1 £33,173 -
Wembley -2 1 £55,000 +8.91%
Docklands, London - 1 £65,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £50,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £47,500 -
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for WCF.

1 1899 (97.58%) C#
2 1832 (94.14%) .NET
3 1482 (76.16%) SQL Server
4 1313 (67.47%) MVC
5 1275 (65.52%) ASP.NET
6 1238 (63.62%) Agile Software Development
7 1004 (51.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 963 (49.49%) TDD
9 922 (47.38%) JavaScript
10 843 (43.32%) SQL
11 801 (41.16%) WPF
12 759 (39.00%) HTML
13 660 (33.92%) Finance
14 655 (33.66%) CSS
15 606 (31.14%) .NET Framework
16 605 (31.09%) ASP.NET Web API
17 587 (30.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 568 (29.19%) Web Application Development
19 534 (27.44%) Microsoft
20 495 (25.44%) Scrum
21 478 (24.56%) BDD
22 472 (24.25%) SQL Server 2014
23 469 (24.10%) OO
24 465 (23.90%) AngularJS
25 438 (22.51%) jQuery
26 416 (21.38%) NUnit
27 400 (20.55%) Web Services
28 384 (19.73%) HTML5
29 383 (19.68%) Entity Framework
30 375 (19.27%) NHibernate

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 154 (7.91%) SharePoint
2 111 (5.70%) BizTalk Server
3 105 (5.40%) SharePoint 2013
4 103 (5.29%) IIS
5 64 (3.29%) CMS
6 59 (3.03%) Umbraco
7 36 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
8 27 (1.39%) Kentico
8 27 (1.39%) Sitefinity
9 26 (1.34%) DNN
9 26 (1.34%) Immediacy CMS
10 21 (1.08%) MS Exchange
11 17 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
11 17 (0.87%) NServiceBus
12 7 (0.36%) Confluence
12 7 (0.36%) MQSeries
12 7 (0.36%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.26%) JBoss
13 5 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.15%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 210 (10.79%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.77%) MS Office
3 13 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 65 (3.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.31%) Beauchamp
4 4 (0.21%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.10%) Eze OMS
5 2 (0.10%) RMDS
6 1 (0.051%) Endur
6 1 (0.051%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 155 (7.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (1.44%) SaaS
3 27 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (1.34%) Google Play
5 21 (1.08%) Office 365
6 14 (0.72%) PaaS
7 9 (0.46%) GitHub
8 3 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.051%) Force.com
10 1 (0.051%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (4.68%) Internet
2 16 (0.82%) HTTP
2 16 (0.82%) Network Security
3 13 (0.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.31%) Firewall
4 6 (0.31%) SMTP
5 4 (0.21%) DNS
6 2 (0.10%) AMQP
6 2 (0.10%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.051%) FTP
7 1 (0.051%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.051%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1482 (76.16%) SQL Server
2 472 (24.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 267 (13.72%) NoSQL
4 128 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 124 (6.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 112 (5.76%) Relational Database
7 107 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 106 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 83 (4.27%) MongoDB
10 75 (3.85%) Redis
11 37 (1.90%) MySQL
12 33 (1.70%) RDBMS
12 33 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 27 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
15 12 (0.62%) Oracle Database
15 12 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
16 11 (0.57%) Data Mart
17 9 (0.46%) Event Store
18 7 (0.36%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 416 (21.38%) NUnit
2 333 (17.11%) Rhino Mocks
3 244 (12.54%) Git (software)
3 244 (12.54%) Subversion
4 240 (12.33%) Visual Studio
5 205 (10.53%) Moq
6 204 (10.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 149 (7.66%) TeamCity
8 93 (4.78%) MSTest
9 74 (3.80%) SpecFlow
10 60 (3.08%) Jenkins
11 58 (2.98%) Selenium
12 56 (2.88%) MSBuild
13 44 (2.26%) JIRA
14 42 (2.16%) Octopus Deploy
14 42 (2.16%) Psake
15 38 (1.95%) Log4Net
16 27 (1.39%) CruiseControl
17 16 (0.82%) NuGet
17 16 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 660 (33.92%) Finance
2 328 (16.86%) Banking
3 198 (10.17%) Games
4 132 (6.78%) Front Office
5 104 (5.34%) Marketing
6 100 (5.14%) Back Office
6 100 (5.14%) Investment Banking
7 57 (2.93%) Advertising
8 46 (2.36%) Retail
9 27 (1.39%) Legal
10 26 (1.34%) Music Industry
11 23 (1.18%) Telecoms
12 18 (0.92%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.62%) Electronics
13 12 (0.62%) Manufacturing
14 11 (0.57%) Law
15 10 (0.51%) French Language
16 6 (0.31%) Private Banking
17 3 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
17 3 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1751 (89.98%) Developer
2 1308 (67.21%) .NET Developer
3 1260 (64.75%) C# Developer
4 922 (47.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 507 (26.05%) ASP.NET Developer
6 460 (23.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 411 (21.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 238 (12.23%) SQL Developer
9 188 (9.66%) Senior Developer
10 170 (8.74%) Agile .NET Developer
10 170 (8.74%) Agile Developer
11 151 (7.76%) WCF Developer
12 144 (7.40%) C# WCF Developer
13 143 (7.35%) .NET Software Developer
14 141 (7.25%) Agile C# Developer
15 126 (6.47%) JavaScript Developer
16 125 (6.42%) Senior C# Developer
17 124 (6.37%) Software Developer
18 116 (5.96%) Senior .NET Developer
19 115 (5.91%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1832 (94.14%) .NET
2 1275 (65.52%) ASP.NET
3 1004 (51.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 801 (41.16%) WPF
5 759 (39.00%) HTML
6 655 (33.66%) CSS
7 606 (31.14%) .NET Framework
8 605 (31.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 587 (30.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 465 (23.90%) AngularJS
11 438 (22.51%) jQuery
12 400 (20.55%) Web Services
13 384 (19.73%) HTML5
14 383 (19.68%) Entity Framework
15 375 (19.27%) NHibernate
16 329 (16.91%) Ajax
17 309 (15.88%) LINQ
18 260 (13.36%) XML
19 239 (12.28%) Castle Windsor
19 239 (12.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 215 (11.05%) Computer Science
2 185 (9.51%) Hedge funds
3 134 (6.89%) Inversion of Control
4 95 (4.88%) Client/Server
4 95 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
5 71 (3.65%) Fixed Income
6 69 (3.55%) Derivative
7 67 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
8 56 (2.88%) Mobile App
9 52 (2.67%) Tandem
10 50 (2.57%) Mathematics
11 48 (2.47%) Fintech
12 43 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 36 (1.85%) Equities
13 36 (1.85%) iPhone
14 30 (1.54%) Data Structures
14 30 (1.54%) Social Media
15 27 (1.39%) BBC
15 27 (1.39%) User Experience
16 26 (1.34%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 356 (18.29%) Windows
2 44 (2.26%) Android
3 23 (1.18%) Linux
4 22 (1.13%) Unix
5 19 (0.98%) Windows Server
6 10 (0.51%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.21%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.15%) VMS
9 1 (0.051%) Solaris
9 1 (0.051%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.051%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.051%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.051%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.051%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1313 (67.47%) MVC
2 1238 (63.62%) Agile Software Development
3 963 (49.49%) TDD
4 568 (29.19%) Web Application Development
5 495 (25.44%) Scrum
6 478 (24.56%) BDD
7 469 (24.10%) OO
8 327 (16.80%) Continuous Integration
9 240 (12.33%) Web Development
10 199 (10.23%) Kanban
11 189 (9.71%) Unit Testing
12 185 (9.51%) Software Engineering
13 159 (8.17%) Multithreading
14 153 (7.86%) Dependency Injection
15 152 (7.81%) OOP
16 142 (7.30%) MVVM
16 142 (7.30%) SDLC
17 138 (7.09%) SOLID
18 120 (6.17%) OOD
19 113 (5.81%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 1899 (97.58%) C#
2 922 (47.38%) JavaScript
3 843 (43.32%) SQL
4 329 (16.91%) T-SQL
5 174 (8.94%) Ruby
6 127 (6.53%) VB.NET
7 112 (5.76%) PowerShell
8 82 (4.21%) Java
9 74 (3.80%) VB
10 71 (3.65%) PL/SQL
11 66 (3.39%) C++
12 59 (3.03%) F#
13 36 (1.85%) VBA
14 28 (1.44%) XAML
15 27 (1.39%) Python
16 26 (1.34%) C
17 25 (1.28%) TypeScript
18 22 (1.13%) Objective-C
19 14 (0.72%) VBScript
19 14 (0.72%) VC++
Qualifications
1 286 (14.70%) Degree
2 33 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (0.46%) MCTS
4 8 (0.41%) MCITP
5 5 (0.26%) PhD
6 4 (0.21%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.21%) MCSD
7 3 (0.15%) Brainbench
7 3 (0.15%) MCP
7 3 (0.15%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.10%) MCAD
9 1 (0.051%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.051%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (3.03%) QA
2 45 (2.31%) MiFID
3 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.15%) SAS 70
3 3 (0.15%) SSAE 16
4 1 (0.051%) SEPA
System Software
1 28 (1.44%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
3 17 (0.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (0.67%) WMI
2 6 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.10%) Control-M
Vendors
1 534 (27.44%) Microsoft
2 128 (6.58%) Oracle
3 67 (3.44%) Google
4 54 (2.77%) Facebook
5 45 (2.31%) Sitecore
6 40 (2.06%) Apple
7 29 (1.49%) Ektron
7 29 (1.49%) EPiServer
8 28 (1.44%) Tableau
9 27 (1.39%) Sony
9 27 (1.39%) Yahoo!
10 26 (1.34%) Alterian
11 19 (0.98%) Xamarin
12 15 (0.77%) TIBCO
13 12 (0.62%) DevExpress
13 12 (0.62%) SAP
14 11 (0.57%) Telerik
15 10 (0.51%) Sybase
16 8 (0.41%) Fidessa
16 8 (0.41%) Twitter
Bromley, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-65,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Aquent
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Commission Scheme + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + flex bens incl bonus BUPA, pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Great Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £68,000 to £70,000 per annum + extensive package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago