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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 21 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 15 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 2.56% 14.29% 17.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 34.88% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 20
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +11.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
46 43 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 58.97% 40.95% 64.58%
Number of salaries quoted 43 38 87
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 10 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) WebSockets
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) CMS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Moq
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) WebSockets
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby