The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 14 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing WCF 7 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 7.45% 21.59% 19.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.89% 57.58% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 37
Average salary £48,750 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 33 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 19.15% 37.50% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 72
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

WCF
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Welwyn Garden City region.

WCF Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 10 (76.92%) MVC
3 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 10 (76.92%) SOA
3 10 (76.92%) QA
4 9 (69.23%) jQuery
4 9 (69.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (69.23%) CruiseControl
4 9 (69.23%) Subversion
4 9 (69.23%) NHibernate
4 9 (69.23%) .NET Framework
4 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
4 9 (69.23%) MVVM
4 9 (69.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 9 (69.23%) REST
4 9 (69.23%) AngularJS
4 9 (69.23%) CSS
4 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio
4 9 (69.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (69.23%) HTML
4 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
5 8 (61.54%) E-business
5 8 (61.54%) Degree
5 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
6 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 5 (38.46%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio
1 9 (69.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 9 (69.23%) CruiseControl
1 9 (69.23%) Subversion
1 9 (69.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (7.69%) Moq
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) NUnit
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Designer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Designer
6 1 (7.69%) Tester
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) NHibernate
3 9 (69.23%) .NET Framework
3 9 (69.23%) jQuery
3 9 (69.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 9 (69.23%) REST
3 9 (69.23%) AngularJS
3 9 (69.23%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (30.77%) SOAP
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 1 (7.69%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) SOA
1 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 9 (69.23%) MVVM
3 8 (61.54%) E-business
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) BDD
7 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (7.69%) Workflow
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (76.92%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft