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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 48 70 75
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.91% 1.81% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.92% 5.00% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 5
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
130 200 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 27.54% 36.17% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 112 142 91
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 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 30 July 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Watford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (84.62%) Entity Framework
2 11 (84.62%) .NET Framework
2 11 (84.62%) jQuery
2 11 (84.62%) Finance
3 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (76.92%) Analytics
3 10 (76.92%) Risk Analytics
3 10 (76.92%) AngularJS
4 8 (61.54%) Web Development
5 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
6 2 (15.38%) RESTful
6 2 (15.38%) BDD
6 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (15.38%) Node.js
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) Ruby
6 2 (15.38%) 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (7.69%) CruiseControl
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) C# Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Web Developer
3 6 (46.15%) C# Web Developer
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (84.62%) .NET Framework
2 11 (84.62%) Entity Framework
2 11 (84.62%) jQuery
3 10 (76.92%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) Node.js
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) SOAP
5 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
2 10 (76.92%) Analytics
2 10 (76.92%) Risk Analytics
3 8 (61.54%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
5 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript