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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 28 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 12 78 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 5.22% 17.77% 13.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.90% 37.86% 23.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 77 56
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
71 206 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 30.87% 46.92% 56.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68 197 220
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 24 December 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Woking

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (93.10%) C#
2 54 (93.10%) ASP.NET
3 39 (67.24%) Microsoft
4 37 (63.79%) SQL Server
4 37 (63.79%) Web Services
5 36 (62.07%) HTML
5 36 (62.07%) VB.NET
6 34 (58.62%) SQL
7 33 (56.90%) XML
8 32 (55.17%) SharePoint
8 32 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (55.17%) Document Management
9 31 (53.45%) .NET Framework
10 29 (50.00%) SOAP
11 28 (48.28%) MVC
12 27 (46.55%) WF
13 26 (44.83%) Security Cleared
14 23 (39.66%) Open Source
15 21 (36.21%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (32.76%) System Testing
17 16 (27.59%) SC Cleared
18 14 (24.14%) MediaWiki
19 13 (22.41%) TDD
19 13 (22.41%) Degree
20 10 (17.24%) Windows
21 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
21 9 (15.52%) Oracle
21 9 (15.52%) CSS
21 9 (15.52%) Finance

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (55.17%) SharePoint
2 14 (24.14%) MediaWiki
3 5 (8.62%) IIS
4 2 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (63.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.07%) MySQL
3 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) NUnit
1 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
1 7 (12.07%) WebDriver
2 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.72%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Banking
2 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Developer
2 19 (32.76%) C# Developer
3 18 (31.03%) .NET Developer
4 17 (29.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (25.86%) Programmer
6 14 (24.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (20.69%) Analyst
7 12 (20.69%) Analyst Programmer
8 11 (18.97%) Applications Specialist
8 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (15.52%) Applications Developer
10 7 (12.07%) C# Application Developer
11 6 (10.34%) Software Engineer
11 6 (10.34%) Graduate
11 6 (10.34%) Graduate Programmer
11 6 (10.34%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
12 5 (8.62%) .NET Programmer
13 4 (6.90%) Web Developer
13 4 (6.90%) Software Test Engineer
13 4 (6.90%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (93.10%) ASP.NET
3 37 (63.79%) Web Services
4 36 (62.07%) HTML
5 33 (56.90%) XML
6 31 (53.45%) .NET Framework
7 29 (50.00%) SOAP
8 27 (46.55%) WF
9 21 (36.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (15.52%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (15.52%) jQuery
10 9 (15.52%) CSS
11 8 (13.79%) J2EE
11 8 (13.79%) Hibernate
11 8 (13.79%) Spring
11 8 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (12.07%) Ajax
12 7 (12.07%) Dapper ORM
13 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 23 (39.66%) Open Source
2 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (55.17%) Document Management
2 28 (48.28%) MVC
3 19 (32.76%) System Testing
4 13 (22.41%) TDD
5 9 (15.52%) Web Development
6 7 (12.07%) User Stories
7 6 (10.34%) Scrum
8 4 (6.90%) Black-Box Testing
8 4 (6.90%) Automated Testing
8 4 (6.90%) UML
9 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.45%) Requirements Management
10 2 (3.45%) Manual Testing
10 2 (3.45%) QMS
10 2 (3.45%) SOA
10 2 (3.45%) Quality Management
10 2 (3.45%) Workflow
10 2 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (3.45%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 54 (93.10%) C#
2 36 (62.07%) VB.NET
3 34 (58.62%) SQL
4 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
5 8 (13.79%) Java
6 6 (10.34%) VB
7 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.45%) C
8 2 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (44.83%) Security Cleared
2 16 (27.59%) SC Cleared
3 13 (22.41%) Degree
4 4 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (6.90%) CTC Cleared
4 4 (6.90%) ISEB
4 4 (6.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 39 (67.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle