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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 90 90 81
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 36 48 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.16% 2.18% 2.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.78% 6.83% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 34 47 60
Median salary £42,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £55,000
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
463 703 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.72% 31.94% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 403 624 444
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £80,000 £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 27 September 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Reading

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 62 (100.00%) C#
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (72.58%) ASP.NET
3 43 (69.35%) MVC
4 40 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (56.45%) TDD
6 31 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (45.16%) SQL Server
8 26 (41.94%) JavaScript
9 23 (37.10%) Web Services
10 21 (33.87%) .NET Framework
11 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
11 18 (29.03%) CSS
11 18 (29.03%) HTML
11 18 (29.03%) Web Application Development
12 17 (27.42%) Node.js
12 17 (27.42%) SQL Server 2014
12 17 (27.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 16 (25.81%) Entity Framework
13 16 (25.81%) Enterprise Software
14 15 (24.19%) BDD
14 15 (24.19%) SQL
14 15 (24.19%) WPF
15 14 (22.58%) Windows
15 14 (22.58%) OOD
16 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET Web API
16 13 (20.97%) Advertising
17 12 (19.35%) Ruby
17 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
17 12 (19.35%) NoSQL

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 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.06%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (8.06%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.23%) CMS
3 2 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.45%) InfoPath
2 4 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Google Play
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) SaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 17 (27.42%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (19.35%) NoSQL
4 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (8.06%) Big Data
5 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.61%) MySQL
7 1 (1.61%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.74%) Visual Studio
3 9 (14.52%) FitNesse
4 5 (8.06%) Subversion
4 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (8.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.61%) Selenium
General
1 13 (20.97%) Advertising
2 9 (14.52%) Games
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (87.10%) Developer
2 47 (75.81%) .NET Developer
3 19 (30.65%) C# Developer
4 14 (22.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (14.52%) Software Engineer
6 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (11.29%) CRM Developer
7 7 (11.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 6 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (9.68%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (9.68%) Digital Developer
9 5 (8.06%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (6.45%) C# WCF Developer
10 4 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (6.45%) WCF Developer
11 3 (4.84%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
11 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.84%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (72.58%) ASP.NET
3 31 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (37.10%) Web Services
5 21 (33.87%) .NET Framework
6 18 (29.03%) CSS
6 18 (29.03%) HTML
7 17 (27.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 17 (27.42%) Node.js
8 16 (25.81%) Entity Framework
9 15 (24.19%) WPF
10 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (17.74%) Code First Entity Framework
11 11 (17.74%) jQuery
11 11 (17.74%) RESTful
12 10 (16.13%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (14.52%) DCOM
13 9 (14.52%) MAPI
14 8 (12.90%) HTML5
15 6 (9.68%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.81%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.68%) iPhone
3 6 (9.68%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.45%) Algorithms
4 4 (6.45%) Mathematics
4 4 (6.45%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Fintech
5 1 (1.61%) FMCG
5 1 (1.61%) PMI
5 1 (1.61%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (69.35%) MVC
2 40 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (56.45%) TDD
4 18 (29.03%) Web Application Development
5 15 (24.19%) BDD
6 14 (22.58%) OOD
7 11 (17.74%) CRM
7 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
8 10 (16.13%) Scrum
8 10 (16.13%) Unit Testing
9 9 (14.52%) ATDD
9 9 (14.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (14.52%) Multithreading
10 6 (9.68%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (9.68%) Domain-Driven Design
10 6 (9.68%) SOA
10 6 (9.68%) UML
11 5 (8.06%) Automated Testing
11 5 (8.06%) OO
11 5 (8.06%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 15 (24.19%) SQL
4 12 (19.35%) Ruby
5 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
6 9 (14.52%) C++
7 6 (9.68%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.61%) PHP
9 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.74%) Facebook
3 6 (9.68%) Google
4 4 (6.45%) DevExpress
4 4 (6.45%) Telerik
5 2 (3.23%) IBM
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle
5 2 (3.23%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.61%) TOWER Software
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