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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 60 62 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -34
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 5 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.42% 0.83% 6.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.85% 2.48% 20.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 34
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £48,000 £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
165 202 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 29.26% 33.72% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 147 191 154
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 31 October 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Slough

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 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
5 11 (57.89%) IIS
5 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
5 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
6 10 (52.63%) CSS
7 9 (47.37%) HTML
8 8 (42.11%) SQL
8 8 (42.11%) MVC
8 8 (42.11%) Finance
8 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (36.84%) XML
9 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (31.58%) XSLT
10 6 (31.58%) Windows
10 6 (31.58%) CRM
10 6 (31.58%) MS Office
10 6 (31.58%) Web Services
11 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
11 5 (26.32%) Workflow
11 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (26.32%) Intranet
11 5 (26.32%) Internet
11 5 (26.32%) SOAP
11 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
11 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (15.79%) 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 2012
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.53%) MySQL
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) NUnit
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) C# Developer
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
4 5 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Programmer
7 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
7 2 (10.53%) C# Programmer
7 2 (10.53%) CRM Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (5.26%) Lead C# Developer
8 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 10 (52.63%) CSS
4 9 (47.37%) HTML
5 7 (36.84%) XML
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (31.58%) XSLT
6 6 (31.58%) Web Services
7 5 (26.32%) SOAP
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (21.05%) jQuery
8 4 (21.05%) Ajax
8 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
8 4 (21.05%) JSON
9 3 (15.79%) LINQ
9 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (10.53%) Dapper ORM
10 2 (10.53%) Silverlight
11 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) W3C
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
3 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) MVC
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) CRM
3 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Document Management
4 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
4 4 (21.05%) Process Management
5 3 (15.79%) OO
6 2 (10.53%) OOP
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 2 (10.53%) Kanban
6 2 (10.53%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (10.53%) User Stories
7 1 (5.26%) Data Mapping
7 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.26%) System Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VBScript
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Telerik
4 1 (5.26%) Kofax
Slough
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago