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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 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 23 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 18.55% 1.14% 8.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.87% 2.08% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 3
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +57.14%
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
77 48 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 62.10% 54.55% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 66 41 17
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 £50,000 £49,250 £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 20 August 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Maidstone

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 53 (100.00%) C#
2 49 (92.45%) Microsoft
3 36 (67.92%) WPF
4 35 (66.04%) WinForms
5 31 (58.49%) MVC
5 31 (58.49%) .NET
6 30 (56.60%) Windows
7 28 (52.83%) SQL
8 24 (45.28%) TDD
8 24 (45.28%) MVVM
9 20 (37.74%) Software Engineering
9 20 (37.74%) OO
9 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
9 20 (37.74%) N-Tier
10 17 (32.08%) NHS
10 17 (32.08%) Computer Science
11 16 (30.19%) Degree
11 16 (30.19%) Android
11 16 (30.19%) Web Services
11 16 (30.19%) Scrum
11 16 (30.19%) Cocoa
11 16 (30.19%) Xcode
11 16 (30.19%) Objective-C
11 16 (30.19%) C
11 16 (30.19%) Apple iOS
11 16 (30.19%) SystemC
11 16 (30.19%) Cocoa Touch
11 16 (30.19%) Xamarin
11 16 (30.19%) Mobile App
11 16 (30.19%) iOS Development

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (1.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) SQLite
3 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Xcode
2 14 (26.42%) NUnit
2 14 (26.42%) MSTest
2 14 (26.42%) Rhino Mocks
2 14 (26.42%) Moq
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (49.06%) Developer
2 15 (28.30%) .NET Developer
2 15 (28.30%) Team Leader
3 12 (22.64%) Development Team Leader
3 12 (22.64%) Software Engineer
4 11 (20.75%) Software Team Leader
5 10 (18.87%) Software Developer
6 8 (15.09%) Software Development Team Leader
7 4 (7.55%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (67.92%) WPF
2 35 (66.04%) WinForms
3 31 (58.49%) .NET
4 16 (30.19%) Web Services
4 16 (30.19%) Cocoa
4 16 (30.19%) Cocoa Touch
5 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
5 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (26.42%) Unity DI Container
7 13 (24.53%) Castle Windsor
7 13 (24.53%) Ninject
7 13 (24.53%) Razor View Engine
7 13 (24.53%) Spring.NET
8 10 (18.87%) .NET Framework
9 9 (16.98%) CSS
10 8 (15.09%) HTML
11 2 (3.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (1.89%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) N-Tier
2 17 (32.08%) NHS
2 17 (32.08%) Computer Science
3 16 (30.19%) SystemC
3 16 (30.19%) Mobile App
4 13 (24.53%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 30 (56.60%) Windows
2 16 (30.19%) Android
2 16 (30.19%) Apple iOS
3 8 (15.09%) Windows 8
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) MVC
2 24 (45.28%) TDD
2 24 (45.28%) MVVM
3 20 (37.74%) Software Engineering
3 20 (37.74%) OO
4 16 (30.19%) Scrum
4 16 (30.19%) iOS Development
5 14 (26.42%) Web Application Development
5 14 (26.42%) Dependency Injection
6 13 (24.53%) Kanban
6 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (20.75%) OOD
8 10 (18.87%) Unit Testing
9 8 (15.09%) OOP
9 8 (15.09%) Android Development
10 4 (7.55%) Matrix Management
10 4 (7.55%) Product Management
11 3 (5.66%) Multithreading
12 1 (1.89%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (52.83%) SQL
3 16 (30.19%) C
3 16 (30.19%) Objective-C
4 12 (22.64%) T-SQL
5 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
6 8 (15.09%) C++
6 8 (15.09%) VB
6 8 (15.09%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
Vendors
1 49 (92.45%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.19%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.89%) DevExpress
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