The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 35 22 41
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.87% 7.23% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.41% 26.47% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 1
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%

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 Luton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
74 68 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 34.58% 27.31% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 66 56 67
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton 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 Luton

WCF
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Luton region.

WCF Salary Trend in Luton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Luton region with a requirement for WCF.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 6 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 5 (55.56%) WinForms
4 5 (55.56%) SOA
4 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
4 5 (55.56%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 3 (33.33%) RESTful
6 3 (33.33%) API Design
6 3 (33.33%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (33.33%) JSON
6 3 (33.33%) Middleware
6 3 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) T-SQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Fiddler
2 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) C# Developer
3 5 (55.56%) C# Programmer
3 5 (55.56%) Programmer
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Integration Developer
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 6 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 5 (55.56%) WinForms
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) JSON
5 3 (33.33%) Middleware
5 3 (33.33%) RESTful
5 3 (33.33%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
6 1 (11.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (11.11%) Ninject
6 1 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) SOA
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) API Design
4 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (11.11%) High Availability
6 1 (11.11%) Kanban
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft