The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 97 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 46 86 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.89% 3.67% 3.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.20% 12.97% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 45 84 77
Average salary £45,000 £41,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.78% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
639 663 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.26% 28.32% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 558 583 586
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 March 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Reading

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 94 (97.92%) C#
2 86 (89.58%) .NET
3 76 (79.17%) SQL Server
4 75 (78.13%) ASP.NET
5 62 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (56.25%) MVC
7 48 (50.00%) SQL
7 48 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (40.63%) Web Services
8 39 (40.63%) Windows
9 38 (39.58%) Scrum
10 34 (35.42%) jQuery
11 32 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 32 (33.33%) HTML
12 31 (32.29%) TDD
13 30 (31.25%) WPF
14 26 (27.08%) BDD
15 25 (26.04%) T-SQL
15 25 (26.04%) Microsoft
16 24 (25.00%) CSS
17 21 (21.88%) AngularJS
18 20 (20.83%) OO
19 19 (19.79%) Visual Studio
19 19 (19.79%) C++
19 19 (19.79%) WinForms
19 19 (19.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 19 (19.79%) ASP.NET Web API
20 18 (18.75%) Rhino Mocks
20 18 (18.75%) Web Application Development
20 18 (18.75%) Kanban

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 10 (10.42%) IIS
2 7 (7.29%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.08%) Node.js
4 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.13%) GitHub
3 2 (2.08%) SaaS
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) HTTP
1 2 (2.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (79.17%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (6.25%) RavenDB
5 3 (3.13%) MySQL
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (19.79%) Visual Studio
2 18 (18.75%) Rhino Mocks
3 17 (17.71%) NUnit
4 16 (16.67%) Moq
5 14 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (6.25%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.17%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.13%) MSBuild
8 3 (3.13%) Subversion
8 3 (3.13%) ReSharper
8 3 (3.13%) Selenium
9 2 (2.08%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.08%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.08%) NSubstitute
General
1 13 (13.54%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Banking
2 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 79 (82.29%) Developer
2 47 (48.96%) .NET Developer
3 17 (17.71%) C# Developer
3 17 (17.71%) Software Developer
4 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (14.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (13.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (10.42%) Senior Developer
8 8 (8.33%) Software Engineer
9 7 (7.29%) BizTalk Developer
10 6 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (6.25%) Software Manager
10 6 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
10 6 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (6.25%) Technical Manager
10 6 (6.25%) Software Project Manager
10 6 (6.25%) Project Manager
10 6 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
11 5 (5.21%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (89.58%) .NET
2 75 (78.13%) ASP.NET
3 48 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 39 (40.63%) Web Services
5 34 (35.42%) jQuery
6 32 (33.33%) HTML
7 30 (31.25%) WPF
8 24 (25.00%) CSS
9 21 (21.88%) AngularJS
10 19 (19.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 19 (19.79%) WinForms
10 19 (19.79%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (16.67%) NHibernate
11 16 (16.67%) .NET Framework
12 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 15 (15.63%) Ajax
13 13 (13.54%) RESTful
14 12 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (11.46%) WF
15 11 (11.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.67%) Streaming Music
2 10 (10.42%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (5.21%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.13%) Social Media
5 3 (3.13%) Device Driver
5 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.08%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.04%) MPEG
7 1 (1.04%) GIS
7 1 (1.04%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.04%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 39 (40.63%) Windows
2 6 (6.25%) Linux
3 3 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (56.25%) MVC
3 38 (39.58%) Scrum
4 31 (32.29%) TDD
5 26 (27.08%) BDD
6 20 (20.83%) OO
7 18 (18.75%) Web Application Development
7 18 (18.75%) Kanban
8 16 (16.67%) MVVM
9 12 (12.50%) Workflow
10 11 (11.46%) Software Engineering
11 9 (9.38%) Unit Testing
11 9 (9.38%) OOD
12 8 (8.33%) Web Development
13 6 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (6.25%) System Testing
13 6 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
13 6 (6.25%) PRINCE2
13 6 (6.25%) UML
13 6 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (97.92%) C#
2 48 (50.00%) SQL
3 32 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 25 (26.04%) T-SQL
5 19 (19.79%) C++
6 9 (9.38%) C
7 6 (6.25%) TypeScript
7 6 (6.25%) Python
8 3 (3.13%) Java
9 1 (1.04%) PHP
9 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.04%) XPath
9 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) Degree
2 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared
2 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (26.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.25%) Twitter
3 5 (5.21%) Telerik
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle
5 1 (1.04%) Splunk
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