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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 96 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 34 43 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.95% 1.91% 2.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.40% 7.34% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 57
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £54,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
630 586 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.17% 26.01% 25.30%
Number of salaries quoted 546 492 526
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Reading

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 84 (100.00%) C#
1 84 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (79.76%) ASP.NET
3 56 (66.67%) HTML
4 50 (59.52%) SQL
4 50 (59.52%) MVC
5 47 (55.95%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (55.95%) JavaScript
6 46 (54.76%) CSS
7 42 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 42 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (41.67%) jQuery
8 35 (41.67%) TDD
8 35 (41.67%) Web Services
9 30 (35.71%) Windows
10 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 26 (30.95%) Node.js
11 25 (29.76%) KnockoutJS
11 25 (29.76%) Games
12 21 (25.00%) Android
12 21 (25.00%) iPhone
12 21 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
12 21 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
12 21 (25.00%) Google
12 21 (25.00%) Ninject
12 21 (25.00%) Web Application Development
12 21 (25.00%) Mobile App
12 21 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
12 21 (25.00%) Google Play
13 20 (23.81%) Big Data

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 26 (30.95%) Node.js
2 10 (11.90%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.95%) IIS
4 4 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.19%) CMS
5 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) InfoPath
1 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.00%) Google Play
2 16 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 20 (23.81%) Big Data
4 16 (19.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.57%) DTS
8 1 (1.19%) MySQL
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (11.90%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.76%) Subversion
3 4 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.19%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.19%) Selenium
General
1 25 (29.76%) Games
2 12 (14.29%) Finance
3 6 (7.14%) Legal
4 5 (5.95%) Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Marketing
6 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 83 (98.81%) Developer
2 68 (80.95%) .NET Developer
3 42 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 37 (44.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (28.57%) Software Developer
6 21 (25.00%) Digital Developer
7 19 (22.62%) C# Software Developer
8 16 (19.05%) SQL Developer
9 15 (17.86%) .NET Software Developer
9 15 (17.86%) Senior .NET Developer
9 15 (17.86%) Senior Developer
10 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (15.48%) C# WCF Developer
10 13 (15.48%) WCF Developer
11 12 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 12 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
12 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 5 (5.95%) C# WPF Developer
13 5 (5.95%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (79.76%) ASP.NET
3 56 (66.67%) HTML
4 46 (54.76%) CSS
5 42 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (41.67%) jQuery
6 35 (41.67%) Web Services
7 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 25 (29.76%) KnockoutJS
9 21 (25.00%) Ninject
10 18 (21.43%) XML
11 15 (17.86%) .NET Framework
11 15 (17.86%) LINQ
11 15 (17.86%) WPF
12 13 (15.48%) HTML5
13 11 (13.10%) Highcharts JS
14 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (8.33%) CSS3
16 6 (7.14%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.00%) iPhone
1 21 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 10 (11.90%) FMCG
2 10 (11.90%) Xbox
3 9 (10.71%) N-Tier
4 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.76%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.19%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (35.71%) Windows
2 21 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (59.52%) MVC
2 47 (55.95%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (41.67%) TDD
4 21 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 21 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 21 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 11 (13.10%) SOA
6 10 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce
6 10 (11.90%) Market Research
6 10 (11.90%) MVVM
7 9 (10.71%) Automated Testing
7 9 (10.71%) SDLC
8 7 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.14%) OOD
9 6 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.14%) SOLID
9 6 (7.14%) UML
9 6 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.95%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) C#
2 50 (59.52%) SQL
3 47 (55.95%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 11 (13.10%) T-SQL
6 8 (9.52%) PowerShell
7 7 (8.33%) PHP
8 6 (7.14%) Java
9 4 (4.76%) VB
10 1 (1.19%) C++
10 1 (1.19%) Python
10 1 (1.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (14.29%) Degree
2 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (25.00%) Google
2 15 (17.86%) Telerik
3 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.14%) Oracle
5 4 (4.76%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.19%) IBM
6 1 (1.19%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.19%) TOWER Software