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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 14 27 6
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Permanent jobs citing WCF 18 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 12.24% 8.85% 31.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.51% 21.28% 61.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 14
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,864 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +2.21%
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
61 94 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 41.50% 41.59% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 53 81 20
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 40 (100.00%) C#
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (97.50%) Microsoft
3 38 (95.00%) .NET
4 32 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 32 (80.00%) MVC
5 31 (77.50%) Scrum
5 31 (77.50%) Windows
6 27 (67.50%) WPF
6 27 (67.50%) WinForms
7 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET
7 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
8 25 (62.50%) Inversion of Control
8 25 (62.50%) MSTest
8 25 (62.50%) MVVM
8 25 (62.50%) Rhino Mocks
8 25 (62.50%) Moq
8 25 (62.50%) Castle Windsor
8 25 (62.50%) Ninject
8 25 (62.50%) Razor View Engine
8 25 (62.50%) Web Application Development
8 25 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (62.50%) Kanban
8 25 (62.50%) Spring.NET
8 25 (62.50%) TDD
8 25 (62.50%) NUnit
8 25 (62.50%) Unity DI Container
9 12 (30.00%) Web Services
10 8 (20.00%) OO

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 6 (15.00%) IIS
1 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (62.50%) NUnit
1 25 (62.50%) MSTest
1 25 (62.50%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (62.50%) Moq
2 6 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Developer
2 26 (65.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
4 3 (7.50%) Development Team Leader
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (95.00%) .NET
2 27 (67.50%) WinForms
2 27 (67.50%) WPF
3 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET
3 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (62.50%) Unity DI Container
4 25 (62.50%) Castle Windsor
4 25 (62.50%) Ninject
4 25 (62.50%) Razor View Engine
4 25 (62.50%) Spring.NET
5 12 (30.00%) Web Services
6 6 (15.00%) Cocoa
6 6 (15.00%) CSS
6 6 (15.00%) Cocoa Touch
6 6 (15.00%) HTML
7 1 (2.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (62.50%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
3 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (15.00%) User Experience
4 2 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Android
2 6 (15.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (15.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (80.00%) MVC
3 31 (77.50%) Scrum
4 25 (62.50%) TDD
4 25 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (62.50%) Kanban
4 25 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
4 25 (62.50%) MVVM
4 25 (62.50%) Web Application Development
5 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (20.00%) OO
6 6 (15.00%) Workflow
6 6 (15.00%) OOP
6 6 (15.00%) iOS Development
6 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.50%) Coaching
8 2 (5.00%) OOD
9 1 (2.50%) Risk Analytics
9 1 (2.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (15.00%) C++
2 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.00%) VB
2 6 (15.00%) XAML
2 6 (15.00%) Objective-C
2 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 39 (97.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Kofax
2 6 (15.00%) Xamarin
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago