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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 39 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.36% 1.91% 1.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.93% 8.43% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 8
Average salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
108 83 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 39.13% 22.62% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 45 64 93
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) XSLT
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Ajax
4 4 (57.14%) InfoPath
4 4 (57.14%) WPF
4 4 (57.14%) Nintex
5 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (42.86%) Office 365
5 3 (42.86%) jQuery
5 3 (42.86%) QA
5 3 (42.86%) Business Development
5 3 (42.86%) Content Management
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Workflow
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (42.86%) XML
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) InfoPath
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Solutions Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Junior
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) XSLT
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) WPF
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) NHibernate
5 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
5 2 (28.57%) REST
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (14.29%) DirectX
6 1 (14.29%) MFC
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
1 3 (42.86%) Business Development
1 3 (42.86%) Content Management
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Nintex