The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 84 95 100
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 27 48 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.17% 2.38% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.59% 8.12% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 24 47 49
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,050 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
483 591 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 38.86% 29.29% 25.28%
Number of salaries quoted 389 540 509
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WCF
Salary Trend in Reading

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

WCF Salary Trend in Reading

WCF
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in Reading

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for WCF.

1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 64 (95.52%) C#
3 54 (80.60%) ASP.NET
4 40 (59.70%) MVC
5 37 (55.22%) JavaScript
6 34 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (46.27%) TDD
7 31 (46.27%) .NET Framework
8 29 (43.28%) SQL Server
9 27 (40.30%) Entity Framework
10 25 (37.31%) ASP.NET Web API
11 24 (35.82%) CSS
11 24 (35.82%) HTML
11 24 (35.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (35.82%) NoSQL
12 22 (32.84%) Enterprise Software
12 22 (32.84%) Web Application Development
13 21 (31.34%) Node.js
13 21 (31.34%) SQL Server 2014
13 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 21 (31.34%) Code First Entity Framework
13 21 (31.34%) BDD
13 21 (31.34%) Git (software)
13 21 (31.34%) RESTful
13 21 (31.34%) Ruby
14 16 (23.88%) Windows
14 16 (23.88%) Web Services
15 15 (22.39%) Visual Studio
15 15 (22.39%) Advertising
15 15 (22.39%) Facebook

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.99%) IIS
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (43.28%) SQL Server
2 24 (35.82%) NoSQL
3 21 (31.34%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (10.45%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.99%) OLAP
6 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.49%) Big Data
7 1 (1.49%) OLTP
7 1 (1.49%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (31.34%) Git (software)
2 15 (22.39%) Visual Studio
3 10 (14.93%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.49%) MSTest
4 1 (1.49%) NUnit
4 1 (1.49%) Selenium
4 1 (1.49%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (22.39%) Advertising
2 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Games
3 5 (7.46%) Banking
3 5 (7.46%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 64 (95.52%) Developer
2 53 (79.10%) .NET Developer
3 22 (32.84%) C# Developer
4 13 (19.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (8.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.96%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Agile .NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Agile C# Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Graduate
7 5 (7.46%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Graduate C# Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Graduate Software Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (80.60%) ASP.NET
3 31 (46.27%) .NET Framework
4 27 (40.30%) Entity Framework
5 25 (37.31%) ASP.NET Web API
6 24 (35.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (35.82%) CSS
6 24 (35.82%) HTML
7 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 21 (31.34%) Code First Entity Framework
7 21 (31.34%) Node.js
7 21 (31.34%) RESTful
8 16 (23.88%) Web Services
9 13 (19.40%) WPF
10 10 (14.93%) DCOM
10 10 (14.93%) jQuery
10 10 (14.93%) MAPI
11 8 (11.94%) AngularJS
12 7 (10.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (8.96%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.84%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.99%) PMI
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.88%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Unix
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (59.70%) MVC
2 34 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (46.27%) TDD
4 22 (32.84%) Web Application Development
5 21 (31.34%) BDD
6 12 (17.91%) Multithreading
6 12 (17.91%) OOD
6 12 (17.91%) Scrum
6 12 (17.91%) Unit Testing
7 11 (16.42%) Software Engineering
8 10 (14.93%) ATDD
8 10 (14.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (11.94%) Web Development
10 6 (8.96%) CRM
11 5 (7.46%) B2C
12 4 (5.97%) OO
13 3 (4.48%) Performance Monitoring
14 2 (2.99%) ITIL
14 2 (2.99%) Multithreaded Programming
14 2 (2.99%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 64 (95.52%) C#
2 37 (55.22%) JavaScript
3 21 (31.34%) Ruby
4 13 (19.40%) SQL
5 10 (14.93%) C++
6 9 (13.43%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Facebook
2 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.96%) Google
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