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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 69 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing WCF 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.57% 0.49% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 1.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
240 170 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.89% 41.77% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 158 126 113
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (100.00%) Volume Testing

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago