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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 11 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 7 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 11.48% 14.39% 13.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.75% 25.33% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 12
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
16 75 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 26.23% 56.82% 58.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 75 41
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) C#
3 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) Web Services
3 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (68.75%) T-SQL
5 11 (68.75%) XML
5 11 (68.75%) SOAP
5 11 (68.75%) LINQ
5 11 (68.75%) Entity Framework
6 9 (56.25%) REST
6 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (56.25%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
6 9 (56.25%) Financial Institution
6 9 (56.25%) Risk Management
6 9 (56.25%) Finance
7 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 4 (25.00%) MVC
8 3 (18.75%) Ajax
8 3 (18.75%) WPF
8 3 (18.75%) jQuery
8 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
8 3 (18.75%) System Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 2 (12.50%) Electronics
9 2 (12.50%) CSS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Moq
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
1 9 (56.25%) Financial Institution
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Front Office
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) .NET Software Engineer
1 9 (56.25%) C# Software Engineer
1 9 (56.25%) Software Engineer
1 9 (56.25%) Web Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) Web Services
3 12 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (68.75%) Entity Framework
4 11 (68.75%) LINQ
4 11 (68.75%) SOAP
4 11 (68.75%) XML
5 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (56.25%) REST
6 3 (18.75%) Ajax
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) WPF
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 2 (12.50%) CSS
7 2 (12.50%) HTML
7 2 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
8 1 (6.25%) WF
8 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (6.25%) SCADA
2 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Dependency Injection
2 9 (56.25%) Risk Management
2 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) System Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Line Management
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Energy Management
6 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.25%) MVVM
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Cognizant
2 1 (6.25%) Rockwell
2 1 (6.25%) Siemens