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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 18 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 51 27 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 25.76% 16.88% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.96% 42.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 51 27 0
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
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
138 63 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 69.70% 39.38% 32.94%
Number of salaries quoted 127 62 42
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in St Albans

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 97 (100.00%) C#
1 97 (100.00%) .NET
1 97 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 97 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 95 (97.94%) MVC
3 92 (94.85%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (94.85%) TDD
4 56 (57.73%) SQL Server
5 54 (55.67%) OO
6 52 (53.61%) BDD
6 52 (53.61%) Web Application Development
7 44 (45.36%) HTML
7 44 (45.36%) CSS
8 43 (44.33%) JavaScript
9 42 (43.30%) SQL
9 42 (43.30%) Scrum
9 42 (43.30%) HTML5
9 42 (43.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 41 (42.27%) Ajax
10 41 (42.27%) jQuery
11 40 (41.24%) Silverlight
11 40 (41.24%) Selenium
11 40 (41.24%) Multithreading
11 40 (41.24%) TeamCity
11 40 (41.24%) CSS3
11 40 (41.24%) WebSockets
11 40 (41.24%) Objective-C
11 40 (41.24%) NUnit
11 40 (41.24%) SharePoint
11 40 (41.24%) OOD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 40 (41.24%) SharePoint
2 26 (26.80%) Node.js
3 1 (1.03%) Kentico
Applications
1 38 (39.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (26.80%) Internet
2 1 (1.03%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (57.73%) SQL Server
2 26 (26.80%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 42 (43.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (41.24%) NUnit
2 40 (41.24%) Selenium
2 40 (41.24%) TeamCity
3 26 (26.80%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.06%) NuGet
4 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (26.80%) Games
2 2 (2.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 95 (97.94%) Developer
2 92 (94.85%) .NET Developer
3 40 (41.24%) Senior Developer
3 40 (41.24%) Senior .NET Developer
4 38 (39.18%) Senior C# Developer
4 38 (39.18%) C# Developer
4 38 (39.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (22.68%) Web Developer
6 20 (20.62%) Software Engineer
6 20 (20.62%) Senior Web Developer
6 20 (20.62%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (20.62%) .NET Web Developer
6 20 (20.62%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (20.62%) C# Web Developer
6 20 (20.62%) Senior .NET Web Developer
6 20 (20.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (18.56%) .NET Software Engineer
7 18 (18.56%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 18 (18.56%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 18 (18.56%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (100.00%) .NET
1 97 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 97 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 44 (45.36%) CSS
2 44 (45.36%) HTML
3 42 (43.30%) HTML5
4 41 (42.27%) jQuery
4 41 (42.27%) Ajax
5 40 (41.24%) Silverlight
5 40 (41.24%) CSS3
5 40 (41.24%) WebSockets
6 38 (39.18%) XSLT
6 38 (39.18%) XML
7 33 (34.02%) ASP.NET Web API
8 26 (26.80%) RESTful
9 20 (20.62%) WinForms
10 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (3.09%) SignalR
11 3 (3.09%) Entity Framework
11 3 (3.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.80%) BBC
1 26 (26.80%) Social Media
2 18 (18.56%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.06%) Physics
3 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (97.94%) MVC
2 92 (94.85%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (94.85%) TDD
3 54 (55.67%) OO
4 52 (53.61%) BDD
4 52 (53.61%) Web Application Development
5 42 (43.30%) Scrum
6 40 (41.24%) OOD
6 40 (41.24%) SOA
6 40 (41.24%) Multithreading
6 40 (41.24%) Low Latency
7 39 (40.21%) Web Development
8 38 (39.18%) Mobile Development
9 27 (27.84%) Open Source
10 26 (26.80%) Domain-Driven Design
10 26 (26.80%) CQRS
11 20 (20.62%) Software Engineering
12 2 (2.06%) Software Testing
12 2 (2.06%) MVVM
12 2 (2.06%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 97 (100.00%) C#
2 43 (44.33%) JavaScript
3 42 (43.30%) SQL
4 40 (41.24%) Objective-C
4 40 (41.24%) PL/SQL
5 26 (26.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (18.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 40 (41.24%) Oracle
2 38 (39.18%) Microsoft
3 26 (26.80%) Apple
3 26 (26.80%) Sony
3 26 (26.80%) Yahoo!
3 26 (26.80%) Google
3 26 (26.80%) Facebook
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