The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sidcup region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 16 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 7.55% 12.00% 23.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 57.14% 60.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
WCF
London

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 Sidcup region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 13.21% 20.00% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 5
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Sidcup region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

WCF
Salary Trend in Sidcup

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Sidcup region.

WCF Salary Trend in Sidcup

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Legal
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Clustering
3 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (66.67%) Backbone.js
3 4 (66.67%) NServiceBus
3 4 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (66.67%) Kendo UI
3 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (66.67%) Couchbase

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 4 (66.67%) NServiceBus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (66.67%) Couchbase
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
2 4 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 4 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (66.67%) Kendo UI
2 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) Ext JS
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL