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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 15 13 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs citing WCF 48 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 26.37% 17.97% 2.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.71% 37.10% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 48 23 5
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
105 62 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 57.69% 48.44% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 103 49 58
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 6 May 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in St Albans

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 89 (100.00%) C#
1 89 (100.00%) .NET
1 89 (100.00%) MVC
2 88 (98.88%) ASP.NET
2 88 (98.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 86 (96.63%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (96.63%) TDD
4 54 (60.67%) SQL Server
5 52 (58.43%) OO
5 52 (58.43%) BDD
5 52 (58.43%) Web Application Development
6 36 (40.45%) jQuery
6 36 (40.45%) CSS
6 36 (40.45%) SQL
6 36 (40.45%) HTML
6 36 (40.45%) JavaScript
6 36 (40.45%) Ajax
7 34 (38.20%) Web Development
7 34 (38.20%) Selenium
7 34 (38.20%) Silverlight
7 34 (38.20%) NUnit
7 34 (38.20%) Scrum
7 34 (38.20%) Microsoft
7 34 (38.20%) Oracle
7 34 (38.20%) MS Excel
7 34 (38.20%) SharePoint
7 34 (38.20%) OOD
7 34 (38.20%) TeamCity
7 34 (38.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 34 (38.20%) HTML5

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 34 (38.20%) SharePoint
2 26 (29.21%) Node.js
Applications
1 34 (38.20%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (29.21%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (60.67%) SQL Server
2 26 (29.21%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (38.20%) NUnit
1 34 (38.20%) Selenium
1 34 (38.20%) TeamCity
1 34 (38.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (29.21%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (29.21%) Games
2 2 (2.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 88 (98.88%) Developer
2 86 (96.63%) .NET Developer
3 36 (40.45%) C# Developer
3 36 (40.45%) C# .NET Developer
4 33 (37.08%) Senior Developer
4 33 (37.08%) Senior C# Developer
4 33 (37.08%) Senior .NET Developer
5 18 (20.22%) Software Engineer
5 18 (20.22%) C# Software Engineer
5 18 (20.22%) .NET Software Engineer
6 17 (19.10%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 17 (19.10%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 17 (19.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (19.10%) Senior Software Engineer
7 16 (17.98%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (17.98%) Senior Web Developer
7 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (17.98%) Web Developer
7 16 (17.98%) C# Web Developer
7 16 (17.98%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (100.00%) .NET
2 88 (98.88%) ASP.NET
2 88 (98.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 36 (40.45%) HTML
3 36 (40.45%) jQuery
3 36 (40.45%) CSS
3 36 (40.45%) Ajax
4 34 (38.20%) Silverlight
4 34 (38.20%) HTML5
4 34 (38.20%) CSS3
5 33 (37.08%) WebSockets
5 33 (37.08%) XML
5 33 (37.08%) XSLT
6 26 (29.21%) RESTful
6 26 (29.21%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (20.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 18 (20.22%) WinForms
8 2 (2.25%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.25%) WPF
8 2 (2.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.21%) BBC
1 26 (29.21%) Social Media
2 14 (15.73%) Open Source
3 10 (11.24%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.25%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (100.00%) MVC
2 86 (96.63%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (96.63%) TDD
3 52 (58.43%) OO
3 52 (58.43%) BDD
3 52 (58.43%) Web Application Development
4 34 (38.20%) OOD
4 34 (38.20%) Scrum
4 34 (38.20%) Web Development
5 33 (37.08%) Multithreading
5 33 (37.08%) SOA
5 33 (37.08%) Low Latency
5 33 (37.08%) Mobile Development
6 26 (29.21%) CQRS
6 26 (29.21%) Domain-Driven Design
7 18 (20.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) C#
2 36 (40.45%) JavaScript
2 36 (40.45%) SQL
3 33 (37.08%) Objective-C
3 33 (37.08%) PL/SQL
4 26 (29.21%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 34 (38.20%) Oracle
1 34 (38.20%) Microsoft
2 26 (29.21%) Apple
2 26 (29.21%) Sony
2 26 (29.21%) Yahoo!
2 26 (29.21%) Google
2 26 (29.21%) Facebook
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago