The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury 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 50 58 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.56% 0.26% 4.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% 0.60% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 19
Average salary £54,250 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.00% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
WCF
Berkshire

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 Newbury region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
132 168 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 36.77% 42.86% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 126 134 185
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

WCF
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

WCF Salary Trend in Newbury

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (72.73%) Castle Windsor
4 8 (72.73%) Ninject
4 8 (72.73%) WinForms
4 8 (72.73%) WPF
4 8 (72.73%) NUnit
4 8 (72.73%) MSTest
4 8 (72.73%) Rhino Mocks
4 8 (72.73%) Moq
4 8 (72.73%) Tandem
4 8 (72.73%) Unity DI Container
4 8 (72.73%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (72.73%) Spring.NET
4 8 (72.73%) Retail
4 8 (72.73%) TDD
4 8 (72.73%) Scrum
4 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (72.73%) Kanban
4 8 (72.73%) Dependency Injection
4 8 (72.73%) MVVM
4 8 (72.73%) Web Application Development
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Star Schema
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) NUnit
1 8 (72.73%) MSTest
1 8 (72.73%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (72.73%) Moq
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (72.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (72.73%) WPF
3 8 (72.73%) WinForms
3 8 (72.73%) Castle Windsor
3 8 (72.73%) Ninject
3 8 (72.73%) Spring.NET
3 8 (72.73%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) SOAP
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) REST
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET
6 1 (9.09%) DAO
6 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Tandem
1 8 (72.73%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 2 (18.18%) Physics
2 2 (18.18%) Chemistry
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) TDD
3 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (72.73%) Kanban
3 8 (72.73%) Dependency Injection
3 8 (72.73%) MVVM
3 8 (72.73%) Web Application Development
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) PhD
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Sybase