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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 10 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 17 47 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 21.79% 26.11% 16.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.96% 47.00% 34.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17 47 22
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +46.34%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
46 100 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 58.97% 55.56% 46.32%
Number of salaries quoted 46 98 50
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in St Albans

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 57 (100.00%) C#
1 57 (100.00%) .NET
1 57 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 57 (100.00%) MVC
1 57 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 57 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 52 (91.23%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (91.23%) TDD
3 51 (89.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 42 (73.68%) BDD
5 41 (71.93%) Git (software)
5 41 (71.93%) RESTful
5 41 (71.93%) NoSQL
5 41 (71.93%) Node.js
5 41 (71.93%) Web Application Development
5 41 (71.93%) SQL Server 2014
5 41 (71.93%) Ruby
5 41 (71.93%) SQL Server
6 25 (43.86%) Yahoo!
6 25 (43.86%) Google
6 25 (43.86%) Sony
6 25 (43.86%) BBC
6 25 (43.86%) OO
6 25 (43.86%) Apple
6 25 (43.86%) Facebook
6 25 (43.86%) Social Media
7 22 (38.60%) Entity Framework
7 22 (38.60%) .NET Framework
8 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
9 16 (28.07%) Code First Entity Framework

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 41 (71.93%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (71.93%) NoSQL
1 41 (71.93%) SQL Server
1 41 (71.93%) SQL Server 2014
2 10 (17.54%) Redis
3 5 (8.77%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.77%) RavenDB
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 41 (71.93%) Git (software)
2 10 (17.54%) NUnit
2 10 (17.54%) TeamCity
3 8 (14.04%) Moq
3 8 (14.04%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (14.04%) Selenium
General
1 5 (8.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 57 (100.00%) Developer
2 32 (56.14%) C# .NET Developer
2 32 (56.14%) C# Developer
3 31 (54.39%) ASP.NET Developer
3 31 (54.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 31 (54.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 25 (43.86%) Social Media Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Graduate C# Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Graduate Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Junior .NET Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Junior C# Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) .NET
1 57 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 57 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 57 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 51 (89.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 41 (71.93%) RESTful
4 22 (38.60%) .NET Framework
4 22 (38.60%) Entity Framework
5 16 (28.07%) Code First Entity Framework
6 15 (26.32%) AngularJS
7 13 (22.81%) CSS
7 13 (22.81%) HTML
7 13 (22.81%) jQuery
7 13 (22.81%) Web Services
7 13 (22.81%) XML
8 10 (17.54%) Ajax
8 10 (17.54%) CSS3
8 10 (17.54%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (17.54%) WebSockets
8 10 (17.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (43.86%) BBC
1 25 (43.86%) Social Media
2 11 (19.30%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) MVC
2 52 (91.23%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (91.23%) TDD
3 42 (73.68%) BDD
4 41 (71.93%) Web Application Development
5 25 (43.86%) OO
6 11 (19.30%) Scrum
7 10 (17.54%) CQRS
7 10 (17.54%) Low Latency
7 10 (17.54%) Mobile Development
7 10 (17.54%) Multithreading
7 10 (17.54%) OOD
7 10 (17.54%) Open Source
7 10 (17.54%) SOA
7 10 (17.54%) Web Development
8 8 (14.04%) Pair Programming
9 5 (8.77%) Release Management
10 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.75%) API Development
11 1 (1.75%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) C#
2 41 (71.93%) Ruby
3 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.04%) Objective-C
5 5 (8.77%) PHP
5 5 (8.77%) SQL
5 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Apple
1 25 (43.86%) Facebook
1 25 (43.86%) Google
1 25 (43.86%) Sony
1 25 (43.86%) Yahoo!
2 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.04%) Oracle
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