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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 23 14 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Permanent jobs citing WCF 11 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 9.48% 12.62% 5.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.03% 38.24% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 12
Average salary £30,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.77% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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
61 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 52.59% 33.01% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 40 23 37
Average salary £34,250 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.43% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 April 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) C#
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
1 15 (93.75%) Degree
2 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (75.00%) MVVM
3 10 (62.50%) QA
3 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (56.25%) HTML
4 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) Visual Studio
4 9 (56.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 9 (56.25%) CSS
4 9 (56.25%) SOAP
4 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
4 9 (56.25%) SOA
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (56.25%) E-business
4 9 (56.25%) MVC
4 9 (56.25%) CruiseControl
4 9 (56.25%) Subversion
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (56.25%) NHibernate
4 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
4 9 (56.25%) jQuery
4 9 (56.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (56.25%) Git (software)

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 9 (56.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Visual Studio
1 9 (56.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 9 (56.25%) CruiseControl
1 9 (56.25%) Subversion
1 9 (56.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
1 15 (93.75%) C# Developer
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.25%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
2 9 (56.25%) CSS
2 9 (56.25%) SOAP
2 9 (56.25%) NHibernate
2 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
2 9 (56.25%) jQuery
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (56.25%) Entity Framework
2 9 (56.25%) REST
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 9 (56.25%) AngularJS
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (37.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) MVVM
2 9 (56.25%) SOA
2 9 (56.25%) E-business
2 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 6 (37.50%) Information Management
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft