The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 52 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 17 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.00% 2.42% 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.20% 5.80% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 6
Average salary £38,750 £32,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -23.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £45,000 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
236 138 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.62% 41.82% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 191 114 110
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Hertfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Watford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) C#
3 17 (89.47%) MVC
3 17 (89.47%) ASP.NET
4 14 (73.68%) TDD
5 13 (68.42%) .NET Framework
6 11 (57.89%) Finance
6 11 (57.89%) Scrum
6 11 (57.89%) CMS
6 11 (57.89%) CSS
6 11 (57.89%) HTML
6 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
6 11 (57.89%) jQuery
6 11 (57.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 10 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (52.63%) SQL
7 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
7 10 (52.63%) XHTML
7 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
7 10 (52.63%) Degree
8 9 (47.37%) Windows
8 9 (47.37%) OO
9 8 (42.11%) Web Services
10 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (15.79%) Streaming Music
12 3 (15.79%) Advertising
12 3 (15.79%) Games
12 3 (15.79%) XML
12 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 11 (57.89%) CMS
2 3 (15.79%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (15.79%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) 3ds Max
1 1 (5.26%) Fireworks
1 1 (5.26%) AutoCAD
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (5.26%) PhoneGap
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Advertising
2 3 (15.79%) Games
3 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Web Developer
2 9 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Sitecore Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (89.47%) ASP.NET
3 13 (68.42%) .NET Framework
4 11 (57.89%) CSS
4 11 (57.89%) HTML
4 11 (57.89%) jQuery
4 11 (57.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 10 (52.63%) XHTML
6 8 (42.11%) Web Services
7 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (15.79%) XML
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (15.79%) Ninject
9 2 (10.53%) Reactive Extensions
9 2 (10.53%) HTML5
9 2 (10.53%) WPF
10 1 (5.26%) JSON
10 1 (5.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Streaming Music
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
2 1 (5.26%) SUSE
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows NT
2 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) MVC
2 14 (73.68%) TDD
3 11 (57.89%) Scrum
4 9 (47.37%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
5 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (15.79%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.26%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 2 (10.53%) C
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) ActionScript
5 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) HL7
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Sitecore
2 3 (15.79%) EPiServer
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) Macromedia
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
Watford
CPS Group
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Games Room
Posted: 22 days ago