The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 12 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 24 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 19.05% 1.16% 13.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.17% 2.08% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 6
Average salary £42,000 £55,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.63% +62.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
77 48 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 61.11% 55.81% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 68 43 25
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Kent

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

WCF
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

WCF Salary Trend in Maidstone

WCF
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Maidstone

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 68 (100.00%) C#
2 64 (94.12%) Microsoft
3 47 (69.12%) WPF
4 46 (67.65%) WinForms
5 43 (63.24%) SQL
6 41 (60.29%) .NET
7 40 (58.82%) Windows
8 37 (54.41%) MVC
9 35 (51.47%) OO
9 35 (51.47%) MS Excel
10 33 (48.53%) N-Tier
10 33 (48.53%) Software Engineering
11 26 (38.24%) C
11 26 (38.24%) SystemC
12 24 (35.29%) MVVM
12 24 (35.29%) TDD
13 22 (32.35%) .NET Framework
14 21 (30.88%) Computer Science
15 20 (29.41%) Degree
15 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (29.41%) Cocoa
15 20 (29.41%) Web Services
15 20 (29.41%) Android
15 20 (29.41%) Cocoa Touch
15 20 (29.41%) Apple iOS
15 20 (29.41%) Xamarin
15 20 (29.41%) Mobile App
15 20 (29.41%) iOS Development
16 18 (26.47%) Xcode
16 18 (26.47%) Objective-C

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 35 (51.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.65%) SQLite
3 9 (13.24%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Xcode
2 12 (17.65%) NUnit
2 12 (17.65%) MSTest
2 12 (17.65%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (17.65%) Moq
3 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (45.59%) Developer
2 23 (33.82%) Team Leader
3 22 (32.35%) Software Engineer
4 18 (26.47%) Software Team Leader
5 14 (20.59%) Software Developer
5 14 (20.59%) .NET Developer
6 13 (19.12%) Development Team Leader
7 8 (11.76%) Software Development Team Leader
8 6 (8.82%) Mobile Software Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) iOS Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
10 3 (4.41%) .NET Team Leader
10 3 (4.41%) C# Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
12 1 (1.47%) C# .NET Developer
12 1 (1.47%) Technical Team Leader
12 1 (1.47%) Senior C# Developer
12 1 (1.47%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1 (1.47%) C# Software Engineer
12 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (69.12%) WPF
2 46 (67.65%) WinForms
3 41 (60.29%) .NET
4 22 (32.35%) .NET Framework
5 20 (29.41%) Cocoa
5 20 (29.41%) Web Services
5 20 (29.41%) Cocoa Touch
6 17 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 17 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (23.53%) HTML
8 15 (22.06%) Razor View Engine
9 13 (19.12%) CSS
10 12 (17.65%) Unity DI Container
11 11 (16.18%) Spring.NET
11 11 (16.18%) Castle Windsor
11 11 (16.18%) Ninject
12 4 (5.88%) HTML5
13 3 (4.41%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (4.41%) jQuery
14 2 (2.94%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 33 (48.53%) N-Tier
2 26 (38.24%) SystemC
3 21 (30.88%) Computer Science
4 20 (29.41%) Mobile App
5 18 (26.47%) NHS
6 11 (16.18%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.94%) Informatics
9 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 40 (58.82%) Windows
2 20 (29.41%) Android
2 20 (29.41%) Apple iOS
3 10 (14.71%) Windows Phone
3 10 (14.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (54.41%) MVC
2 35 (51.47%) OO
3 33 (48.53%) Software Engineering
4 24 (35.29%) MVVM
4 24 (35.29%) TDD
5 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (29.41%) iOS Development
6 18 (26.47%) Scrum
7 16 (23.53%) OOD
7 16 (23.53%) OOP
8 12 (17.65%) Unit Testing
8 12 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
8 12 (17.65%) Web Application Development
9 11 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (16.18%) Multithreading
9 11 (16.18%) Kanban
10 8 (11.76%) Android Development
11 6 (8.82%) Product Management
11 6 (8.82%) Matrix Management
12 2 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) C#
2 43 (63.24%) SQL
3 26 (38.24%) C
4 18 (26.47%) Objective-C
5 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
6 12 (17.65%) T-SQL
6 12 (17.65%) VB
6 12 (17.65%) C++
6 12 (17.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (29.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) QA
Vendors
1 64 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 20 (29.41%) Xamarin
3 7 (10.29%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.47%) McKesson
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago