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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 28 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 22 41 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 9.78% 29.71% 30.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.01% 42.71% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 41 54
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
157 96 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 69.78% 69.57% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 148 90 107
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 December 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in St Albans

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 56 (100.00%) MVC
1 56 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 56 (100.00%) TDD
1 56 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 53 (94.64%) ASP.NET MVC
2 53 (94.64%) C#
2 53 (94.64%) .NET
2 53 (94.64%) ASP.NET
3 50 (89.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 47 (83.93%) BDD
5 46 (82.14%) SQL Server
5 46 (82.14%) RESTful
6 44 (78.57%) Ruby
6 44 (78.57%) NoSQL
6 44 (78.57%) Git (software)
6 44 (78.57%) Node.js
6 44 (78.57%) Web Application Development
6 44 (78.57%) SQL Server 2014
7 27 (48.21%) Degree
8 26 (46.43%) Yahoo!
8 26 (46.43%) Google
8 26 (46.43%) OO
8 26 (46.43%) Sony
8 26 (46.43%) BBC
8 26 (46.43%) Apple
8 26 (46.43%) Facebook
8 26 (46.43%) Social Media
9 21 (37.50%) .NET Framework
10 19 (33.93%) Entity Framework
11 18 (32.14%) Enterprise Software

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 3 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (82.14%) SQL Server
2 44 (78.57%) NoSQL
2 44 (78.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (16.07%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 44 (78.57%) Git (software)
2 11 (19.64%) NUnit
2 11 (19.64%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.57%) Fiddler
3 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.57%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 56 (100.00%) Developer
2 50 (89.29%) .NET Developer
3 26 (46.43%) Social Media Developer
4 24 (42.86%) Graduate
4 24 (42.86%) Graduate Developer
5 22 (39.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (39.29%) C# Developer
6 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 18 (32.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (32.14%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 18 (32.14%) Graduate C# Developer
6 18 (32.14%) Junior
6 18 (32.14%) Junior .NET Developer
6 18 (32.14%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (32.14%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 18 (32.14%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 18 (32.14%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (32.14%) Junior C# Developer
6 18 (32.14%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 53 (94.64%) .NET
2 53 (94.64%) ASP.NET
2 53 (94.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 50 (89.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 46 (82.14%) RESTful
5 44 (78.57%) Node.js
6 21 (37.50%) .NET Framework
7 19 (33.93%) Entity Framework
8 18 (32.14%) Code First Entity Framework
9 11 (19.64%) Ajax
9 11 (19.64%) AngularJS
9 11 (19.64%) CSS
9 11 (19.64%) HTML
9 11 (19.64%) HTML5
9 11 (19.64%) jQuery
10 9 (16.07%) CSS3
10 9 (16.07%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (16.07%) SignalR
10 9 (16.07%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 26 (46.43%) BBC
1 26 (46.43%) Social Media
2 18 (32.14%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (16.07%) Mathematics
4 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 6 (10.71%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 56 (100.00%) MVC
1 56 (100.00%) TDD
2 47 (83.93%) BDD
3 44 (78.57%) Web Application Development
4 26 (46.43%) OO
5 12 (21.43%) Scrum
6 11 (19.64%) Multithreading
7 9 (16.07%) Low Latency
7 9 (16.07%) OOD
8 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.71%) Coaching
10 3 (5.36%) CQRS
10 3 (5.36%) Open Source
10 3 (5.36%) Open Source Development
10 3 (5.36%) Pair Programming
10 3 (5.36%) Web Development
11 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (94.64%) C#
2 44 (78.57%) Ruby
3 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.57%) SQL
4 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (48.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (46.43%) Apple
1 26 (46.43%) Facebook
1 26 (46.43%) Google
1 26 (46.43%) Sony
1 26 (46.43%) Yahoo!
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
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