The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 14 7 41
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +34
Permanent jobs citing WCF 50 94 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 13.19% 25.34% 4.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.47% 47.24% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 48 87 20
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
Surrey

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 Woking region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
154 199 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 40.63% 53.64% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 144 189 165
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

WCF
Salary Trend in Woking

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

WCF Salary Trend in Woking

WCF
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Woking region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Woking

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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.

1 123 (100.00%) .NET
2 114 (92.68%) C#
3 109 (88.62%) ASP.NET
4 92 (74.80%) Web Services
5 83 (67.48%) Microsoft
6 80 (65.04%) SQL
7 79 (64.23%) SQL Server
8 67 (54.47%) Agile Software Development
9 66 (53.66%) VB.NET
10 64 (52.03%) HTML
11 63 (51.22%) XML
11 63 (51.22%) .NET Framework
12 58 (47.15%) Security Cleared
12 58 (47.15%) SharePoint
13 55 (44.72%) SOAP
14 52 (42.28%) MVC
15 51 (41.46%) WF
16 46 (37.40%) Open Source
17 44 (35.77%) ASP.NET MVC
18 43 (34.96%) System Testing
19 42 (34.15%) Document Management
20 39 (31.71%) SC Cleared
21 31 (25.20%) Windows
21 31 (25.20%) Oracle
22 27 (21.95%) CTC Cleared
22 27 (21.95%) MediaWiki
23 25 (20.33%) Spring
23 25 (20.33%) Hibernate
24 22 (17.89%) MS Excel
25 17 (13.82%) Scrum

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 58 (47.15%) SharePoint
2 27 (21.95%) MediaWiki
3 10 (8.13%) IIS
4 2 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (17.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.07%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.20%) Cloud Computing
1 15 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (64.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.32%) RDBMS
2 9 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.88%) MySQL
4 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.88%) NUnit
1 6 (4.88%) Git (software)
1 6 (4.88%) WebDriver
2 5 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.81%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (6.50%) Finance
2 2 (1.63%) Banking
2 2 (1.63%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.81%) Billing
Job Titles
1 73 (59.35%) Developer
2 54 (43.90%) .NET Developer
3 42 (34.15%) C# Developer
4 39 (31.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (29.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 30 (24.39%) ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (17.89%) Team Leader
7 22 (17.89%) .NET Team Leader
8 19 (15.45%) Programmer
9 15 (12.20%) Web Team Leader
10 14 (11.38%) Software Engineer
11 13 (10.57%) Analyst
11 13 (10.57%) Applications Developer
11 13 (10.57%) Analyst Programmer
12 11 (8.94%) C# Application Developer
13 9 (7.32%) Applications Specialist
13 9 (7.32%) Software Developer
14 8 (6.50%) .NET Programmer
14 8 (6.50%) Agile C# Developer
14 8 (6.50%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (100.00%) .NET
2 109 (88.62%) ASP.NET
3 92 (74.80%) Web Services
4 64 (52.03%) HTML
5 63 (51.22%) XML
5 63 (51.22%) .NET Framework
6 55 (44.72%) SOAP
7 51 (41.46%) WF
8 44 (35.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (20.33%) Hibernate
9 25 (20.33%) Spring
10 17 (13.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 15 (12.20%) WPF
12 12 (9.76%) Ajax
13 11 (8.94%) jQuery
14 8 (6.50%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (6.50%) CSS
15 7 (5.69%) J2EE
15 7 (5.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 6 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 46 (37.40%) Open Source
2 5 (4.07%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.81%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.20%) Windows
2 5 (4.07%) Linux
3 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (54.47%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (42.28%) MVC
3 43 (34.96%) System Testing
4 42 (34.15%) Document Management
5 17 (13.82%) Scrum
6 14 (11.38%) TDD
7 10 (8.13%) Software Engineering
8 8 (6.50%) Web Development
9 7 (5.69%) Quality Management
10 6 (4.88%) UML
10 6 (4.88%) Configuration Management
10 6 (4.88%) Automated Testing
10 6 (4.88%) User Stories
10 6 (4.88%) Black-Box Testing
11 5 (4.07%) Line Management
11 5 (4.07%) Data Management
11 5 (4.07%) Data Analysis
12 3 (2.44%) SOA
13 2 (1.63%) Workflow
13 2 (1.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 114 (92.68%) C#
2 80 (65.04%) SQL
3 66 (53.66%) VB.NET
4 17 (13.82%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.69%) Java
6 5 (4.07%) MATLAB
7 4 (3.25%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.63%) C
9 1 (0.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 58 (47.15%) Security Cleared
2 39 (31.71%) SC Cleared
3 27 (21.95%) CTC Cleared
4 16 (13.01%) Degree
5 6 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.88%) ISEB
5 6 (4.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 83 (67.48%) Microsoft
2 31 (25.20%) Oracle