The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 122 140
Rank change year-on-year -6 +18  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 55 104 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.63% 2.09% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.22% 7.10% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 51 101 94
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

WCF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1303 1465 1618
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 38.60% 29.37% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1080 1283 1377
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing WCF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Berkshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for WCF in Berkshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Berkshire

WCF
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 22 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Wokingham +3 12 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Slough +19 7 £61,250 +11.36% 2
Bracknell +16 7 £45,000 +23.28%
Newbury +13 1 £47,500 -5.00%
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for WCF.

1 126 (99.21%) .NET
2 118 (92.91%) C#
3 101 (79.53%) ASP.NET
4 79 (62.20%) SQL Server
5 75 (59.06%) MVC
6 63 (49.61%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (48.82%) JavaScript
8 59 (46.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 54 (42.52%) TDD
10 46 (36.22%) SQL
11 44 (34.65%) HTML
12 43 (33.86%) ASP.NET Web API
13 42 (33.07%) BDD
14 40 (31.50%) .NET Framework
15 39 (30.71%) NoSQL
15 39 (30.71%) Web Application Development
15 39 (30.71%) CSS
16 38 (29.92%) Node.js
16 38 (29.92%) RESTful
16 38 (29.92%) SQL Server 2014
16 38 (29.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 36 (28.35%) Git (software)
17 36 (28.35%) Ruby
18 35 (27.56%) Entity Framework
19 32 (25.20%) OO
20 29 (22.83%) Microsoft
21 28 (22.05%) Windows
22 26 (20.47%) Facebook
23 25 (19.69%) T-SQL
24 23 (18.11%) Web Services

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (7.87%) IIS
2 3 (2.36%) CMS
2 3 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.57%) DNN
3 2 (1.57%) EPiServer
3 2 (1.57%) Immediacy CMS
3 2 (1.57%) Kentico
3 2 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.57%) Sitefinity
3 2 (1.57%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.79%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.79%) PaaS
2 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.36%) HTTP
1 3 (2.36%) Internet
2 2 (1.57%) Intranet
3 1 (0.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (62.20%) SQL Server
2 39 (30.71%) NoSQL
3 38 (29.92%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (11.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (5.51%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (5.51%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.15%) DTS
9 3 (2.36%) Big Data
9 3 (2.36%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.57%) MySQL
10 2 (1.57%) OLAP
11 1 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.79%) GIS
11 1 (0.79%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 36 (28.35%) Git (software)
2 14 (11.02%) Visual Studio
3 8 (6.30%) MSTest
3 8 (6.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.72%) FitNesse
5 4 (3.15%) Bugzilla
5 4 (3.15%) Subversion
5 4 (3.15%) Trac
6 2 (1.57%) NUnit
7 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.79%) Selenium
7 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (11.81%) Finance
2 10 (7.87%) Advertising
2 10 (7.87%) Games
3 6 (4.72%) Marketing
4 5 (3.94%) Banking
4 5 (3.94%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.57%) Electronics
5 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 115 (90.55%) Developer
2 89 (70.08%) .NET Developer
3 39 (30.71%) C# Developer
4 26 (20.47%) Software Developer
5 23 (18.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (14.17%) C# Software Developer
7 16 (12.60%) Social Media Developer
8 14 (11.02%) .NET Software Developer
9 13 (10.24%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (9.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (9.45%) Senior Developer
11 11 (8.66%) Senior .NET Developer
12 9 (7.09%) Agile .NET Developer
12 9 (7.09%) Agile C# Developer
12 9 (7.09%) Agile Developer
12 9 (7.09%) Graduate
12 9 (7.09%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 9 (7.09%) Graduate C# Developer
12 9 (7.09%) Graduate Developer
12 9 (7.09%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (99.21%) .NET
2 101 (79.53%) ASP.NET
3 59 (46.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 44 (34.65%) HTML
5 43 (33.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 40 (31.50%) .NET Framework
7 39 (30.71%) CSS
8 38 (29.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 38 (29.92%) Node.js
8 38 (29.92%) RESTful
9 35 (27.56%) Entity Framework
10 23 (18.11%) Web Services
11 21 (16.54%) AngularJS
12 20 (15.75%) Code First Entity Framework
13 19 (14.96%) XML
14 17 (13.39%) jQuery
14 17 (13.39%) WPF
15 13 (10.24%) KnockoutJS
16 12 (9.45%) Ajax
17 11 (8.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.17%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (12.60%) BBC
2 16 (12.60%) Social Media
3 7 (5.51%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.72%) Xbox
5 5 (3.94%) PMI
6 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.57%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.05%) Windows
2 4 (3.15%) Unix
3 3 (2.36%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.57%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (59.06%) MVC
2 63 (49.61%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (42.52%) TDD
4 42 (33.07%) BDD
5 39 (30.71%) Web Application Development
6 32 (25.20%) OO
7 19 (14.96%) Web Development
8 15 (11.81%) Software Engineering
9 14 (11.02%) Scrum
10 11 (8.66%) Multithreading
11 10 (7.87%) OOD
11 10 (7.87%) SOA
11 10 (7.87%) Unit Testing
12 6 (4.72%) ATDD
12 6 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (4.72%) OOP
12 6 (4.72%) SDLC
12 6 (4.72%) Service Delivery
13 5 (3.94%) API Design
13 5 (3.94%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 118 (92.91%) C#
2 62 (48.82%) JavaScript
3 46 (36.22%) SQL
4 36 (28.35%) Ruby
5 25 (19.69%) T-SQL
6 8 (6.30%) C++
7 6 (4.72%) PHP
8 5 (3.94%) Java
8 5 (3.94%) VB
8 5 (3.94%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.15%) TypeScript
9 4 (3.15%) VBA
10 3 (2.36%) XPath
11 1 (0.79%) C
11 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (14.96%) Degree
2 5 (3.94%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.57%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 29 (22.83%) Microsoft
2 26 (20.47%) Facebook
3 23 (18.11%) Google
4 16 (12.60%) Apple
4 16 (12.60%) Sony
4 16 (12.60%) Yahoo!
5 2 (1.57%) Alterian
5 2 (1.57%) SAP
5 2 (1.57%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.57%) VMware
6 1 (0.79%) Nintex
6 1 (0.79%) Xamarin
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