The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 56 58 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -28
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 6 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.50% 0.99% 7.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% 2.94% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 36
Average salary £41,750 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
160 204 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 29.91% 33.72% 33.07%
Number of salaries quoted 148 193 156
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 October 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Slough

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) C#
3 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
4 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
4 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
5 11 (57.89%) IIS
5 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
5 11 (57.89%) CSS
6 9 (47.37%) HTML
6 9 (47.37%) Finance
7 8 (42.11%) MVC
7 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (42.11%) SQL
7 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (36.84%) XML
8 7 (36.84%) XSLT
8 7 (36.84%) CRM
9 6 (31.58%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (31.58%) Windows
9 6 (31.58%) SOAP
9 6 (31.58%) Web Services
9 6 (31.58%) MS Office
9 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
10 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (26.32%) Intranet

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 11 (57.89%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (21.05%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Intranet
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) NUnit
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) C# Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) CRM Developer
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Programmer
6 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Implementation Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 11 (57.89%) CSS
4 9 (47.37%) HTML
5 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (36.84%) XML
6 7 (36.84%) XSLT
7 6 (31.58%) SOAP
7 6 (31.58%) Web Services
7 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (26.32%) JSON
9 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
9 4 (21.05%) Ajax
9 4 (21.05%) jQuery
10 3 (15.79%) Silverlight
10 3 (15.79%) LINQ
10 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (10.53%) Dapper ORM
12 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) W3C
1 1 (5.26%) Clustering
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) MVC
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) CRM
3 5 (26.32%) Project Planning
3 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 4 (21.05%) Process Management
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Document Management
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) OOP
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) User Stories
5 2 (10.53%) Kanban
5 2 (10.53%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (5.26%) Data Mapping
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) System Testing
6 1 (5.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Kofax
3 1 (5.26%) Telerik
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