The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 52 45 53
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 5 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.96% 2.97% 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.73% 9.36% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 16
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +30.95%
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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
134 171 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.77% 31.73% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 123 145 173
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Slough region with a requirement for WCF.

1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (75.00%) SQL
4 10 (62.50%) XML
4 10 (62.50%) Ajax
5 8 (50.00%) jQuery
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (50.00%) CSS
5 8 (50.00%) HTML
5 8 (50.00%) MVC
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) PHP
6 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
6 6 (37.50%) MySQL
6 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) REST
6 6 (37.50%) LINQ
6 6 (37.50%) Logistics
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 4 (25.00%) Ext JS
7 4 (25.00%) SignalR
7 4 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 4 (25.00%) NoSQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 4 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) MySQL
3 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) .NET Developer
1 14 (87.50%) C# .NET Developer
1 14 (87.50%) C# Developer
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Software Developer
2 6 (37.50%) C# Software Developer
2 6 (37.50%) C# WCF Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 6 (37.50%) WCF Developer
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 10 (62.50%) Ajax
3 10 (62.50%) XML
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (50.00%) CSS
4 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 8 (50.00%) jQuery
5 6 (37.50%) LINQ
5 6 (37.50%) REST
6 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (25.00%) Entity Framework
6 4 (25.00%) Ext JS
6 4 (25.00%) JSON
6 4 (25.00%) MSMQ
6 4 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (25.00%) SignalR
6 4 (25.00%) SOAP
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) Logistics
3 4 (25.00%) B2B
3 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (25.00%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C#
1 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) PHP
3 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix