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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 14 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 4 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 4.55% 19.47% 14.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 57.89% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 24
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £46,000 £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
16 38 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 18.18% 33.63% 41.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 64
Average salary £43,000 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.30% -31.57%
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 28 August 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) SOA
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (62.50%) QA
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (50.00%) NHibernate
4 4 (50.00%) E-business
4 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) MVVM
4 4 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (50.00%) REST
4 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) CruiseControl
4 4 (50.00%) Subversion

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (50.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) NUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (12.50%) Moq
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Designer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Designer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) NHibernate
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
1 5 (62.50%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) E-business
2 4 (50.00%) MVVM
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft