The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 18 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 5 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 5.49% 9.26% 9.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.86% 33.33% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 14
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 45 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 30.77% 27.78% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 44 53
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
Hertfordshire

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 25 July 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 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) C#
3 13 (81.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (68.75%) SOAP
5 10 (62.50%) SQL
5 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 10 (62.50%) QA
6 8 (50.00%) Automated Testing
7 7 (43.75%) NHibernate
7 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
7 7 (43.75%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (37.50%) Web Services
8 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (37.50%) Selenium
8 6 (37.50%) NUnit
8 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
8 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
8 6 (37.50%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (31.25%) Moq
9 5 (31.25%) WF
9 5 (31.25%) Windows
9 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
9 5 (31.25%) SOA
9 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
9 5 (31.25%) MVC
9 5 (31.25%) Workflow
9 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (25.00%) REST

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7 (43.75%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (18.75%) CMS
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) NUnit
1 6 (37.50%) Selenium
1 6 (37.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (31.25%) Moq
3 4 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (25.00%) CruiseControl
3 4 (25.00%) Subversion
3 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Test Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) Automation Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (12.50%) Designer
5 2 (12.50%) Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Designer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) SOAP
3 7 (43.75%) NHibernate
3 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
4 6 (37.50%) Web Services
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) WF
6 4 (25.00%) CSS
6 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (25.00%) REST
6 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (25.00%) HTML
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (18.75%) LINQ
8 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (31.25%) SOA
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) Workflow
3 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) E-business
4 4 (25.00%) MVVM
5 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 3 (18.75%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (18.75%) CRM
5 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft