The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 9 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 5.00% - 10.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% - 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £90,000 - £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WCF
South East

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 Thames Valley region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 5.00% 34.88% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 13
Average salary £90,000 £77,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +6.89%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Thames Valley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

WCF
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

WCF Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

WCF
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Principal Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft