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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 22 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 10 24 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 6.99% 19.05% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.15% 30.77% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 1
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -23.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 78 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 46.15% 61.90% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 60 69 45
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
2 12 (85.71%) TDD
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 12 (85.71%) Domain-Driven Design
3 10 (71.43%) Node.js
3 10 (71.43%) Ninject
3 10 (71.43%) KnockoutJS
3 10 (71.43%) Web Application Development
3 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (71.43%) Streaming Music
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Phone
5 2 (14.29%) Android Development
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) Twitter
5 2 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) CSS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 10 (71.43%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (71.43%) Ninject
3 10 (71.43%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (14.29%) WPF
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) Ajax
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (14.29%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Streaming Music
2 2 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
2 12 (85.71%) TDD
2 12 (85.71%) Domain-Driven Design
3 10 (71.43%) Web Application Development
4 2 (14.29%) Android Development
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) MVVM
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) OOP
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Twitter