The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 61 53
Rank change year-on-year +20 -8  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 6 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 2.09% 0.56% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.45% 2.36% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -58.33%  
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 Bracknell with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bracknell
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 110 127 142
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 38.33% 23.87% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 104 112 101
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £90,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell 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 Bracknell

WCF
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for WCF in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for WCF.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) WinForms
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) IIS
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 5 (71.43%) LINQ
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) Entity Framework
2 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
2 5 (71.43%) API Design
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Energy Management
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) RESTful
5 2 (28.57%) Big Data
5 2 (28.57%) WPF

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 5 (71.43%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
2 5 (71.43%) Entity Framework
2 5 (71.43%) LINQ
2 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 5 (71.43%) WinForms
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) API Design
1 5 (71.43%) BDD
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Energy Management
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft