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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 116 79 79
Rank change year-on-year
-37 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 20 62 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.12% 2.78% 2.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.40% 9.63% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 58 64
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
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
588 644 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.87% 28.88% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 517 513 551
Median salary £49,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 July 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Reading

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 68 (100.00%) C#
1 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (83.82%) ASP.NET
3 42 (61.76%) MVC
3 42 (61.76%) HTML
4 40 (58.82%) JavaScript
5 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (55.88%) SQL
6 38 (55.88%) CSS
7 36 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 32 (47.06%) SQL Server
9 31 (45.59%) TDD
9 31 (45.59%) jQuery
10 29 (42.65%) Web Services
11 22 (32.35%) Windows
12 21 (30.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 21 (30.88%) Node.js
13 18 (26.47%) KnockoutJS
13 18 (26.47%) Games
14 17 (25.00%) .NET Framework
14 17 (25.00%) Big Data
14 17 (25.00%) Web Application Development
15 16 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
16 14 (20.59%) Google Play
16 14 (20.59%) Mobile App
16 14 (20.59%) Ninject
16 14 (20.59%) Google
16 14 (20.59%) Dependency Injection
16 14 (20.59%) Domain-Driven Design
16 14 (20.59%) Android

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 8 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.35%) IIS
3 4 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.47%) CMS
4 1 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) InfoPath
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.59%) Google Play
2 13 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.94%) SaaS
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 17 (25.00%) Big Data
3 16 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (19.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.94%) DTS
8 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.47%) MySQL
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (13.24%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.88%) Subversion
3 4 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.47%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.47%) Selenium
General
1 18 (26.47%) Games
2 4 (5.88%) Advertising
2 4 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Legal
3 2 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (97.06%) Developer
2 54 (79.41%) .NET Developer
3 30 (44.12%) C# Developer
4 28 (41.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (25.00%) Software Developer
6 14 (20.59%) Digital Developer
6 14 (20.59%) Senior Developer
7 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (19.12%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (17.65%) C# Software Developer
9 11 (16.18%) .NET Software Developer
9 11 (16.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (16.18%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 11 (16.18%) Senior C# Developer
10 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 8 (11.76%) SQL Developer
12 7 (10.29%) C# WCF Developer
12 7 (10.29%) WCF Developer
13 6 (8.82%) Senior Software Developer
14 5 (7.35%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (83.82%) ASP.NET
3 42 (61.76%) HTML
4 38 (55.88%) CSS
5 36 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (45.59%) jQuery
7 29 (42.65%) Web Services
8 21 (30.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 21 (30.88%) Node.js
9 18 (26.47%) KnockoutJS
10 17 (25.00%) .NET Framework
11 14 (20.59%) Ninject
12 13 (19.12%) HTML5
12 13 (19.12%) LINQ
13 12 (17.65%) XML
14 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 9 (13.24%) WPF
15 8 (11.76%) Entity Framework
15 8 (11.76%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) iPhone
1 14 (20.59%) Mobile App
2 9 (13.24%) FMCG
2 9 (13.24%) N-Tier
2 9 (13.24%) Xbox
3 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.47%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.35%) Windows
2 14 (20.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (61.76%) MVC
2 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (45.59%) TDD
4 17 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 14 (20.59%) Dependency Injection
5 14 (20.59%) Domain-Driven Design
6 11 (16.18%) SOA
7 9 (13.24%) Automated Testing
7 9 (13.24%) E-Commerce
7 9 (13.24%) Market Research
8 8 (11.76%) MVVM
8 8 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.82%) OOD
10 6 (8.82%) SDLC
10 6 (8.82%) SOLID
10 6 (8.82%) UML
11 5 (7.35%) BDD
11 5 (7.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) C#
2 40 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 38 (55.88%) SQL
4 8 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 8 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 8 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.41%) PHP
5 3 (4.41%) Ruby
6 2 (2.94%) Java
6 2 (2.94%) VB
7 1 (1.47%) C++
7 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Degree
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) Google
2 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
3 12 (17.65%) Telerik
4 6 (8.82%) Oracle
5 4 (5.88%) DevExpress
6 2 (2.94%) Facebook
7 1 (1.47%) IBM
7 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.47%) TOWER Software
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