The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 46 50 68
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Permanent jobs citing WCF 14 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.72% 1.70% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.09% 6.72% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 1
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
173 134 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 33.59% 25.33% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 153 111 149
Median salary £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford 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 Watford

WCF
Salary Trend in Watford

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

WCF Salary Trend in Watford

WCF
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Watford region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

WCF Salary Histogram in Watford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Watford region with a requirement for WCF.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
2 13 (92.86%) TDD
2 13 (92.86%) .NET Framework
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (92.86%) Web Application Development
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (71.43%) KnockoutJS
3 10 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (64.29%) VB
4 9 (64.29%) VB.NET
4 9 (64.29%) Ruby
4 9 (64.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (64.29%) RESTful
4 9 (64.29%) High Availability
4 9 (64.29%) BDD
4 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
4 9 (64.29%) Entity Framework
4 9 (64.29%) Node.js
4 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
4 9 (64.29%) Music Industry
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (64.29%) Code First Entity Framework
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) WinForms

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Moq
2 4 (28.57%) MSTest
2 4 (28.57%) NUnit
2 4 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (64.29%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Graduate
2 4 (28.57%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Junior
2 4 (28.57%) Junior .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Junior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Internet Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mid-Level C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (92.86%) .NET Framework
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 10 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (71.43%) KnockoutJS
4 9 (64.29%) Code First Entity Framework
4 9 (64.29%) Entity Framework
4 9 (64.29%) Node.js
4 9 (64.29%) RESTful
4 9 (64.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (28.57%) Castle Windsor
5 4 (28.57%) Ninject
5 4 (28.57%) Spring.NET
5 4 (28.57%) Unity DI Container
5 4 (28.57%) WinForms
5 4 (28.57%) WPF
6 1 (7.14%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 4 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
2 13 (92.86%) TDD
2 13 (92.86%) Web Application Development
3 9 (64.29%) BDD
3 9 (64.29%) High Availability
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (28.57%) Kanban
5 4 (28.57%) MVVM
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) Ruby
3 9 (64.29%) VB
3 9 (64.29%) VB.NET
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