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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 115 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 22 58 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.21% 2.67% 2.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.11% 8.58% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 56 65
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £52,500
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
535 676 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.48% 31.07% 23.90%
Number of salaries quoted 469 555 517
Median salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 August 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Reading

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 56 (100.00%) C#
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 37 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (66.07%) MVC
4 32 (57.14%) TDD
5 31 (55.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (46.43%) SQL Server
6 26 (46.43%) JavaScript
7 23 (41.07%) HTML
7 23 (41.07%) CSS
8 22 (39.29%) Web Services
9 20 (35.71%) SQL
10 17 (30.36%) .NET Framework
10 17 (30.36%) Node.js
10 17 (30.36%) Web Application Development
10 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 16 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
11 16 (28.57%) jQuery
12 14 (25.00%) Windows
13 13 (23.21%) Games
13 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
13 13 (23.21%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (21.43%) WPF
14 12 (21.43%) Entity Framework
15 11 (19.64%) BDD
15 11 (19.64%) OOD
16 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
16 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
17 9 (16.07%) Mobile App

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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.93%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (8.93%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.57%) CMS
3 2 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) InfoPath
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) Google Play
2 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.57%) SaaS
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 16 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (16.07%) Big Data
4 7 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (8.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 8 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.71%) FitNesse
2 6 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.14%) Subversion
3 4 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 13 (23.21%) Games
2 9 (16.07%) Advertising
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (89.29%) Developer
2 42 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 17 (30.36%) C# Developer
4 15 (26.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Digital Developer
6 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Software Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (8.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.93%) SharePoint Developer
9 4 (7.14%) C# WCF Developer
9 4 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Software Developer
9 4 (7.14%) WCF Developer
10 3 (5.36%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 31 (55.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (41.07%) CSS
4 23 (41.07%) HTML
5 22 (39.29%) Web Services
6 17 (30.36%) .NET Framework
6 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 17 (30.36%) Node.js
7 16 (28.57%) jQuery
8 13 (23.21%) KnockoutJS
9 12 (21.43%) Entity Framework
9 12 (21.43%) WPF
10 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (16.07%) HTML5
10 9 (16.07%) Ninject
11 8 (14.29%) RESTful
12 7 (12.50%) Code First Entity Framework
13 6 (10.71%) LINQ
13 6 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (16.07%) iPhone
2 9 (16.07%) Mobile App
3 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.93%) FMCG
4 5 (8.93%) N-Tier
4 5 (8.93%) Xbox
5 4 (7.14%) Algorithms
5 4 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.79%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (16.07%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (66.07%) MVC
2 32 (57.14%) TDD
3 17 (30.36%) Web Application Development
4 11 (19.64%) BDD
4 11 (19.64%) OOD
5 9 (16.07%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (16.07%) Domain-Driven Design
5 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
6 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 7 (12.50%) Scrum
7 7 (12.50%) SOA
8 6 (10.71%) ATDD
8 6 (10.71%) Automated Testing
8 6 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (10.71%) CRM
8 6 (10.71%) Multithreading
8 6 (10.71%) UML
9 5 (8.93%) Market Research
9 5 (8.93%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 20 (35.71%) SQL
4 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
5 8 (14.29%) Ruby
6 6 (10.71%) C++
6 6 (10.71%) VB.NET
7 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
8 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.07%) Google
3 7 (12.50%) Facebook
4 4 (7.14%) DevExpress
4 4 (7.14%) Telerik
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle
6 2 (3.57%) IBM
6 2 (3.57%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.79%) TOWER Software
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