The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 13 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 18 51 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 21.95% 25.12% 18.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.73% 38.06% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18 51 27
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +71.42%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
Hertfordshire

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 St Albans region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
55 134 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 67.07% 66.01% 47.59%
Number of salaries quoted 55 125 58
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +27.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

The demand trend of job ads across the St Albans 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 St Albans

WCF
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

WCF Salary Trend in St Albans

WCF
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in St Albans

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 28 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 St Albans region with a requirement for WCF.

1 60 (100.00%) C#
1 60 (100.00%) .NET
1 60 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 60 (100.00%) MVC
1 60 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 60 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 55 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (91.67%) TDD
3 54 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 42 (70.00%) BDD
5 41 (68.33%) NoSQL
5 41 (68.33%) Node.js
5 41 (68.33%) Git (software)
5 41 (68.33%) RESTful
5 41 (68.33%) Web Application Development
5 41 (68.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 41 (68.33%) Ruby
5 41 (68.33%) SQL Server
6 25 (41.67%) Yahoo!
6 25 (41.67%) Google
6 25 (41.67%) BBC
6 25 (41.67%) Sony
6 25 (41.67%) OO
6 25 (41.67%) Apple
6 25 (41.67%) Facebook
6 25 (41.67%) Social Media
7 22 (36.67%) Entity Framework
7 22 (36.67%) .NET Framework
8 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
9 18 (30.00%) AngularJS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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 41 (68.33%) Node.js
2 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (68.33%) NoSQL
1 41 (68.33%) SQL Server
1 41 (68.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 13 (21.67%) Redis
3 5 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.33%) RavenDB
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 41 (68.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (21.67%) NUnit
2 13 (21.67%) TeamCity
3 8 (13.33%) Moq
3 8 (13.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (13.33%) Selenium
General
1 5 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 60 (100.00%) Developer
2 34 (56.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 34 (56.67%) C# Developer
3 31 (51.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 31 (51.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 31 (51.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 25 (41.67%) Social Media Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Graduate C# Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Graduate Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Junior .NET Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Junior C# Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (100.00%) .NET
1 60 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 60 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 60 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 54 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 41 (68.33%) RESTful
4 22 (36.67%) .NET Framework
4 22 (36.67%) Entity Framework
5 18 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 16 (26.67%) Code First Entity Framework
6 16 (26.67%) CSS
6 16 (26.67%) HTML
6 16 (26.67%) jQuery
7 13 (21.67%) Ajax
7 13 (21.67%) CSS3
7 13 (21.67%) HTML5
7 13 (21.67%) RabbitMQ
7 13 (21.67%) Web Services
7 13 (21.67%) WebSockets
7 13 (21.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (41.67%) BBC
1 25 (41.67%) Social Media
2 11 (18.33%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) MVC
2 55 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (91.67%) TDD
3 42 (70.00%) BDD
4 41 (68.33%) Web Application Development
5 25 (41.67%) OO
6 14 (23.33%) Scrum
7 13 (21.67%) CQRS
7 13 (21.67%) Low Latency
7 13 (21.67%) Multithreading
7 13 (21.67%) OOD
7 13 (21.67%) Open Source
7 13 (21.67%) Open Source Development
8 10 (16.67%) Mobile Development
8 10 (16.67%) SOA
8 10 (16.67%) Web Development
9 8 (13.33%) Pair Programming
10 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 5 (8.33%) Release Management
12 1 (1.67%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) C#
2 41 (68.33%) Ruby
3 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.33%) Objective-C
5 5 (8.33%) PHP
5 5 (8.33%) SQL
5 5 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) Apple
1 25 (41.67%) Facebook
1 25 (41.67%) Google
1 25 (41.67%) Sony
1 25 (41.67%) Yahoo!
2 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.33%) Oracle
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