The first table below looks at the demand for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 51 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 17 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.07% 0.43% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.36% 1.66% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 7
Average salary £46,250 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.56% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £57,500 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
231 181 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 41.70% 26.08% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 206 163 112
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Berkshire

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

WCF
Salary Trend in Slough

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

WCF Salary Trend in Slough

WCF
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Slough region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Slough

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 38 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 36 (85.71%) C#
3 30 (71.43%) .NET
4 27 (64.29%) CSS
4 27 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (59.52%) Visual Studio
6 21 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 20 (47.62%) SQL
8 18 (42.86%) MVC
9 17 (40.48%) OO
10 16 (38.10%) Web Services
10 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (35.71%) TeamCity
11 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
12 12 (28.57%) HTML
12 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
12 12 (28.57%) Finance
12 12 (28.57%) Ajax
13 11 (26.19%) .NET Framework
13 11 (26.19%) Degree
13 11 (26.19%) WPF
13 11 (26.19%) XML
14 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
14 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
14 10 (23.81%) jQuery
14 10 (23.81%) Computer Science
14 10 (23.81%) TDD
15 9 (21.43%) SharePoint
15 9 (21.43%) OOP

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 9 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 9 (21.43%) IIS
2 6 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Pivotal CRM
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) LDAP
1 6 (14.29%) Intranet
1 6 (14.29%) Internet
2 3 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 27 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.14%) MySQL
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (59.52%) Visual Studio
2 15 (35.71%) TeamCity
3 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
4 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.14%) NUnit
5 1 (2.38%) Selenium
5 1 (2.38%) ReSharper
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 12 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Consultant
3 9 (21.43%) SharePoint Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Architect
6 6 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
6 6 (14.29%) Software Consultant
7 5 (11.90%) Solutions Consultant
7 5 (11.90%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Development Manager
8 4 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (7.14%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (71.43%) .NET
2 27 (64.29%) CSS
3 21 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 16 (38.10%) Web Services
5 12 (28.57%) HTML
5 12 (28.57%) Ajax
6 11 (26.19%) .NET Framework
6 11 (26.19%) WPF
6 11 (26.19%) XML
7 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
7 10 (23.81%) jQuery
8 6 (14.29%) WSDL
8 6 (14.29%) HTML5
8 6 (14.29%) CSS3
8 6 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (9.52%) XSLT
9 4 (9.52%) LINQ
9 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (7.14%) LINQ to SQL
10 3 (7.14%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.14%) W3C
3 3 (7.14%) Clustering
3 3 (7.14%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.38%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) MVC
2 17 (40.48%) OO
3 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (23.81%) TDD
6 9 (21.43%) OOP
7 3 (7.14%) Software Deployment
7 3 (7.14%) Web Development
7 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (7.14%) Workflow
7 3 (7.14%) Migration
7 3 (7.14%) Scrum
7 3 (7.14%) User Stories
8 2 (4.76%) Project Management
8 2 (4.76%) OOD
8 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.38%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (2.38%) Refactoring
9 1 (2.38%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 36 (85.71%) C#
2 20 (47.62%) SQL
3 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.38%) VB
5 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) MCDBA
2 6 (14.29%) MCP
2 6 (14.29%) MCSD
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.29%) MCITP
2 6 (14.29%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
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RBW Consulting
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