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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 16 8 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +34
Permanent jobs citing WCF 56 85 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 13.40% 23.55% 4.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.44% 46.20% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 54 78 18
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -16.66%
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
158 184 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 37.80% 50.97% 44.20%
Number of salaries quoted 148 175 167
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £32,000
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 29 August 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Woking

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 128 (100.00%) .NET
2 119 (92.97%) C#
3 114 (89.06%) ASP.NET
4 98 (76.56%) Web Services
5 85 (66.41%) Microsoft
5 85 (66.41%) SQL
6 81 (63.28%) SQL Server
7 67 (52.34%) VB.NET
8 66 (51.56%) HTML
9 65 (50.78%) XML
10 64 (50.00%) .NET Framework
11 60 (46.88%) Security Cleared
11 60 (46.88%) SharePoint
12 57 (44.53%) SOAP
13 55 (42.97%) MVC
14 52 (40.63%) WF
15 48 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
16 47 (36.72%) Open Source
17 45 (35.16%) System Testing
18 43 (33.59%) Document Management
19 40 (31.25%) SC Cleared
20 33 (25.78%) Windows
21 32 (25.00%) Oracle
22 28 (21.88%) CTC Cleared
22 28 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
23 27 (21.09%) MediaWiki
24 26 (20.31%) Spring
24 26 (20.31%) Hibernate
25 23 (17.97%) MS Excel
26 19 (14.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 60 (46.88%) SharePoint
2 27 (21.09%) MediaWiki
3 10 (7.81%) IIS
4 2 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 23 (17.97%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.91%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.28%) Cloud Computing
1 17 (13.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (63.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.03%) RDBMS
2 9 (7.03%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.69%) MySQL
4 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.69%) NUnit
1 6 (4.69%) Git (software)
1 6 (4.69%) WebDriver
2 5 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.78%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (1.56%) Banking
2 2 (1.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 76 (59.38%) Developer
2 57 (44.53%) .NET Developer
3 44 (34.38%) C# Developer
4 41 (32.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (29.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 30 (23.44%) ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (18.75%) Team Leader
7 24 (18.75%) .NET Team Leader
8 19 (14.84%) Programmer
9 17 (13.28%) Web Team Leader
10 14 (10.94%) Applications Developer
10 14 (10.94%) Software Engineer
11 13 (10.16%) Analyst
11 13 (10.16%) Analyst Programmer
12 12 (9.38%) C# Application Developer
13 9 (7.03%) Applications Specialist
13 9 (7.03%) Software Developer
14 8 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
14 8 (6.25%) Agile C# Developer
14 8 (6.25%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (100.00%) .NET
2 114 (89.06%) ASP.NET
3 98 (76.56%) Web Services
4 66 (51.56%) HTML
5 65 (50.78%) XML
6 64 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 57 (44.53%) SOAP
8 52 (40.63%) WF
9 48 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (20.31%) Hibernate
10 26 (20.31%) Spring
11 19 (14.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 15 (11.72%) WPF
13 12 (9.38%) Ajax
14 11 (8.59%) jQuery
15 8 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
15 8 (6.25%) CSS
16 7 (5.47%) J2EE
16 7 (5.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 6 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 47 (36.72%) Open Source
2 5 (3.91%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.78%) Windows
2 5 (3.91%) Linux
3 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (42.97%) MVC
2 45 (35.16%) System Testing
3 43 (33.59%) Document Management
4 28 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (13.28%) Scrum
6 14 (10.94%) TDD
7 10 (7.81%) Software Engineering
8 8 (6.25%) Web Development
9 7 (5.47%) Quality Management
10 6 (4.69%) UML
10 6 (4.69%) Configuration Management
10 6 (4.69%) Automated Testing
10 6 (4.69%) User Stories
10 6 (4.69%) Black-Box Testing
11 5 (3.91%) Data Management
11 5 (3.91%) Data Analysis
12 3 (2.34%) SOA
13 2 (1.56%) Workflow
13 2 (1.56%) Migration
13 2 (1.56%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (92.97%) C#
2 85 (66.41%) SQL
3 67 (52.34%) VB.NET
4 17 (13.28%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.47%) Java
6 5 (3.91%) MATLAB
7 4 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.56%) C
9 1 (0.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 60 (46.88%) Security Cleared
2 40 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 28 (21.88%) CTC Cleared
4 15 (11.72%) Degree
5 6 (4.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.69%) ISEB
5 6 (4.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 85 (66.41%) Microsoft
2 32 (25.00%) Oracle
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