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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 47 68 68
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 10 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.11% 2.19% 2.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.41% 5.24% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 14
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median 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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
135 229 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.42% 41.71% 30.28%
Number of salaries quoted 111 161 144
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 July 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Watford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Watford region with a requirement for WCF.

1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (86.67%) Entity Framework
2 13 (86.67%) .NET Framework
2 13 (86.67%) jQuery
2 13 (86.67%) Finance
3 12 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (80.00%) Analytics
3 12 (80.00%) Risk Analytics
4 10 (66.67%) AngularJS
5 8 (53.33%) Web Development
6 3 (20.00%) WPF
6 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (13.33%) RESTful
7 2 (13.33%) BDD
7 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
7 2 (13.33%) Node.js
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
7 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (13.33%) Ruby
7 2 (13.33%) TDD

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.67%) CruiseControl
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 8 (53.33%) Web Developer
4 6 (40.00%) C# Web Developer
5 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
8 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (86.67%) .NET Framework
2 13 (86.67%) Entity Framework
2 13 (86.67%) jQuery
3 10 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 3 (20.00%) WPF
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) Node.js
5 2 (13.33%) RESTful
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
6 1 (6.67%) REST
6 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
2 12 (80.00%) Analytics
2 12 (80.00%) Risk Analytics
3 8 (53.33%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) BDD
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript