The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 13 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 49 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 19.68% - 18.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.45% - 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 12
Average salary £33,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
151 39 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 60.64% 47.56% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 78 37 39
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Kent

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 18 April 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Maidstone

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 75 (100.00%) C#
2 63 (84.00%) Microsoft
3 59 (78.67%) SQL
4 52 (69.33%) WPF
5 50 (66.67%) WinForms
6 49 (65.33%) N-Tier
7 46 (61.33%) .NET
8 44 (58.67%) Windows
9 43 (57.33%) .NET Framework
10 40 (53.33%) MS Excel
11 38 (50.67%) OO
12 37 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (46.67%) Software Engineering
14 27 (36.00%) C
14 27 (36.00%) SystemC
15 24 (32.00%) MVC
16 23 (30.67%) Web Services
17 20 (26.67%) Android
17 20 (26.67%) Apple iOS
17 20 (26.67%) Cocoa Touch
17 20 (26.67%) Mobile App
17 20 (26.67%) iOS Development
17 20 (26.67%) Cocoa
18 19 (25.33%) OOD
18 19 (25.33%) NHS
18 19 (25.33%) HTML
19 18 (24.00%) Xcode
19 18 (24.00%) Objective-C
20 17 (22.67%) Degree
21 16 (21.33%) Computer Science

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (4.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 40 (53.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) SQLite
1 12 (16.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (4.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (24.00%) Xcode
2 1 (1.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.33%) Moq
2 1 (1.33%) MSTest
2 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.33%) NUnit
General
1 3 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (52.00%) Developer
2 26 (34.67%) Team Leader
3 21 (28.00%) Software Team Leader
4 20 (26.67%) C# Developer
5 18 (24.00%) Software Engineer
6 17 (22.67%) Software Developer
7 13 (17.33%) Development Team Leader
8 8 (10.67%) Mobile Developer
8 8 (10.67%) Software Development Team Leader
9 5 (6.67%) .NET Developer
10 4 (5.33%) iOS Developer
10 4 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Agile C# Developer
11 3 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.00%) .NET Team Leader
12 2 (2.67%) Technical Engineer
12 2 (2.67%) Mobile Software Engineer
13 1 (1.33%) Technical Team Leader
13 1 (1.33%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (69.33%) WPF
2 50 (66.67%) WinForms
3 46 (61.33%) .NET
4 43 (57.33%) .NET Framework
5 23 (30.67%) Web Services
6 20 (26.67%) Cocoa Touch
6 20 (26.67%) Cocoa
7 19 (25.33%) HTML
8 13 (17.33%) CSS
9 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET
10 7 (9.33%) HTML5
11 4 (5.33%) WSDL
11 4 (5.33%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 3 (4.00%) LINQ
12 3 (4.00%) jQuery
12 3 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (4.00%) XML Schema
12 3 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (65.33%) N-Tier
2 27 (36.00%) SystemC
3 20 (26.67%) Mobile App
4 19 (25.33%) NHS
5 16 (21.33%) Computer Science
6 15 (20.00%) Informatics
7 7 (9.33%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 44 (58.67%) Windows
2 20 (26.67%) Android
2 20 (26.67%) Apple iOS
3 10 (13.33%) Windows Phone
3 10 (13.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.67%) OO
2 37 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 24 (32.00%) MVC
5 20 (26.67%) iOS Development
6 19 (25.33%) OOD
7 16 (21.33%) Android Development
8 14 (18.67%) Multithreading
9 13 (17.33%) TDD
9 13 (17.33%) OOP
9 13 (17.33%) Scrum
9 13 (17.33%) MVVM
10 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
11 10 (13.33%) Matrix Management
11 10 (13.33%) Product Management
12 3 (4.00%) Online Marketing
13 2 (2.67%) Technical Architecture
13 2 (2.67%) UML
14 1 (1.33%) Dependency Injection
14 1 (1.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) C#
2 59 (78.67%) SQL
3 27 (36.00%) C
4 18 (24.00%) Objective-C
5 14 (18.67%) T-SQL
6 13 (17.33%) JavaScript
6 13 (17.33%) C++
7 12 (16.00%) XAML
7 12 (16.00%) VB
8 3 (4.00%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 17 (22.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 63 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.00%) Xamarin
3 7 (9.33%) DevExpress
4 2 (2.67%) McKesson