The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 14 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 18 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 15.93% 5.21% 9.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.27% 9.62% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 5
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
Kent

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 Maidstone region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
66 52 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 58.41% 54.17% 43.14%
Number of salaries quoted 59 44 19
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 1 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Maidstone

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 43 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (90.70%) Microsoft
3 30 (69.77%) WPF
4 29 (67.44%) MVC
4 29 (67.44%) WinForms
4 29 (67.44%) .NET
5 28 (65.12%) Windows
6 22 (51.16%) TDD
6 22 (51.16%) MVVM
7 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (39.53%) Scrum
7 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET
7 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
7 17 (39.53%) SQL
8 16 (37.21%) OO
8 16 (37.21%) Dependency Injection
8 16 (37.21%) Rhino Mocks
8 16 (37.21%) Moq
8 16 (37.21%) MSTest
8 16 (37.21%) NUnit
8 16 (37.21%) Web Application Development
8 16 (37.21%) Unity DI Container
9 15 (34.88%) Castle Windsor
9 15 (34.88%) Ninject
9 15 (34.88%) Razor View Engine
9 15 (34.88%) Software Engineering
9 15 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (34.88%) Inversion of Control
9 15 (34.88%) Kanban
9 15 (34.88%) Spring.NET

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQLite
3 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) NUnit
1 16 (37.21%) MSTest
1 16 (37.21%) Rhino Mocks
1 16 (37.21%) Moq
2 12 (27.91%) Xcode
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) .NET Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Team Leader
4 9 (20.93%) Software Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) Development Team Leader
6 7 (16.28%) Software Developer
7 6 (13.95%) Software Team Leader
8 4 (9.30%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Software Development Team Leader
9 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (69.77%) WPF
2 29 (67.44%) WinForms
2 29 (67.44%) .NET
3 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET
3 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (37.21%) Unity DI Container
5 15 (34.88%) Castle Windsor
5 15 (34.88%) Ninject
5 15 (34.88%) Razor View Engine
5 15 (34.88%) Spring.NET
6 12 (27.91%) Web Services
6 12 (27.91%) Cocoa
6 12 (27.91%) Cocoa Touch
7 9 (20.93%) CSS
8 8 (18.60%) HTML
9 6 (13.95%) .NET Framework
10 2 (4.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.33%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (2.33%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Inversion of Control
2 13 (30.23%) Computer Science
3 12 (27.91%) Mobile App
3 12 (27.91%) N-Tier
4 9 (20.93%) NHS
5 8 (18.60%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 28 (65.12%) Windows
2 12 (27.91%) Android
2 12 (27.91%) Apple iOS
3 8 (18.60%) Windows 8
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) MVC
2 22 (51.16%) TDD
2 22 (51.16%) MVVM
3 17 (39.53%) Scrum
4 16 (37.21%) Dependency Injection
4 16 (37.21%) OO
4 16 (37.21%) Web Application Development
5 15 (34.88%) Software Engineering
5 15 (34.88%) Kanban
5 15 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (27.91%) iOS Development
7 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (18.60%) OOP
9 7 (16.28%) OOD
10 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
11 4 (9.30%) Android Development
12 2 (4.65%) Product Management
12 2 (4.65%) Multithreading
12 2 (4.65%) Matrix Management
13 1 (2.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (39.53%) SQL
3 12 (27.91%) Objective-C
4 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
5 8 (18.60%) C
5 8 (18.60%) C++
5 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
5 8 (18.60%) VB
5 8 (18.60%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (90.70%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.91%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.33%) DevExpress
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago