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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 55 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 7 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.29% 0.79% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 1.67% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
112 239 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.59% 47.23% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 93 156 125
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
3 16 (88.89%) jQuery
4 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (77.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (77.78%) Finance
6 13 (72.22%) .NET Framework
6 13 (72.22%) Entity Framework
7 12 (66.67%) Risk Analytics
7 12 (66.67%) Analytics
7 12 (66.67%) WPF
8 11 (61.11%) Computer Science
9 6 (33.33%) CSS
9 6 (33.33%) HTML
9 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 5 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (22.22%) CSS3
11 4 (22.22%) HTML5
11 4 (22.22%) SQL
11 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
11 4 (22.22%) Web Services
12 3 (16.67%) Adobe
12 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
12 3 (16.67%) ADO.NET
12 3 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (16.67%) Ajax

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (77.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 16 (88.89%) C# Developer
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET
3 16 (88.89%) jQuery
4 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (72.22%) .NET Framework
5 13 (72.22%) Entity Framework
6 12 (66.67%) WPF
7 6 (33.33%) CSS
7 6 (33.33%) HTML
8 5 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (22.22%) CSS3
9 4 (22.22%) HTML5
9 4 (22.22%) Web Services
10 3 (16.67%) ADO.NET
10 3 (16.67%) Ajax
11 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
11 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (5.56%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
2 12 (66.67%) Analytics
2 12 (66.67%) Risk Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (5.56%) SOLID
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Xamarin
Watford
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago