The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Windsor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 13 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 13 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 16.88% 9.52% 23.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.21% 18.60% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 15
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
WCF
Berkshire

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 Windsor region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Windsor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 43 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 49.35% 51.19% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 40
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

WCF
Salary Trend in Windsor

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

WCF Salary Trend in Windsor

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 31 (100.00%) MVC
2 30 (96.77%) SQL
2 30 (96.77%) XML
3 18 (58.06%) CSS
3 18 (58.06%) HTML
3 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
3 18 (58.06%) jQuery
3 18 (58.06%) Ext JS
3 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (54.84%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (54.84%) Multithreading
4 17 (54.84%) MongoDB
4 17 (54.84%) NoSQL
4 17 (54.84%) RabbitMQ
4 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
4 17 (54.84%) SOAP
4 17 (54.84%) Windows
4 17 (54.84%) OO
4 17 (54.84%) MSMQ
4 17 (54.84%) HTTP
4 17 (54.84%) B2B
4 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
4 17 (54.84%) JSON
4 17 (54.84%) Ajax
5 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (41.94%) Finance

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 17 (54.84%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
1 17 (54.84%) MongoDB
1 17 (54.84%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) SoapUI
1 13 (41.94%) LoadUI
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (96.77%) .NET Developer
3 17 (54.84%) C# Developer
3 17 (54.84%) ASP.NET Developer
3 17 (54.84%) .NET Web Developer
3 17 (54.84%) C# Web Developer
3 17 (54.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 17 (54.84%) C# .NET Developer
3 17 (54.84%) Web Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 30 (96.77%) XML
3 18 (58.06%) CSS
3 18 (58.06%) jQuery
3 18 (58.06%) Ext JS
3 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (58.06%) HTML
3 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (54.84%) JSON
4 17 (54.84%) RabbitMQ
4 17 (54.84%) SOAP
4 17 (54.84%) MSMQ
4 17 (54.84%) Ajax
5 13 (41.94%) Web Services
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.23%) CSS3
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) MVC
2 17 (54.84%) Multithreading
2 17 (54.84%) OO
2 17 (54.84%) B2B
3 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.23%) Scrum
4 1 (3.23%) OOP
4 1 (3.23%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (96.77%) SQL
3 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Telerik