The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 31 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 14 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.24% 0.27% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.43% 0.99% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 5
Average salary £62,500 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
WCF
South East

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 Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
97 101 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 29.39% 27.52% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 74 88 83
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

WCF
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Middlesex region.

WCF Salary Trend in Middlesex

WCF
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Middlesex

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (95.00%) C#
3 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (75.00%) jQuery
4 14 (70.00%) SharePoint
4 14 (70.00%) XSLT
4 14 (70.00%) Ajax
4 14 (70.00%) InfoPath
4 14 (70.00%) Nintex
5 11 (55.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (55.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (40.00%) SQL
8 6 (30.00%) MVC
9 5 (25.00%) OO
9 5 (25.00%) HTML
10 4 (20.00%) NHibernate
10 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (20.00%) CSS
10 4 (20.00%) XML
10 4 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (20.00%) REST
10 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (20.00%) WPF
10 4 (20.00%) OOP
10 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 14 (70.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (55.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 11 (55.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 14 (70.00%) InfoPath
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Consultant
1 14 (70.00%) SharePoint Consultant
2 11 (55.00%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
2 11 (55.00%) Senior Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Junior
4 4 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (75.00%) jQuery
4 14 (70.00%) XSLT
4 14 (70.00%) Ajax
5 5 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (20.00%) REST
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (20.00%) WPF
6 4 (20.00%) NHibernate
6 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (20.00%) CSS
6 4 (20.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) ArcObjects
7 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 5 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) OOP
4 4 (20.00%) Logistics
4 4 (20.00%) Coaching
5 3 (15.00%) Business Development
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.00%) Workflow
5 3 (15.00%) Content Management
6 1 (5.00%) UML
6 1 (5.00%) OOD
6 1 (5.00%) SOA
6 1 (5.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C#
2 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) MCP
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (70.00%) Nintex
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) ESRI