The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 36 23 29
Rank change year-on-year -13 +6  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.05% 1.56% 2.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.50% 5.71% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -8.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.93%  

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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 80 35 34
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 42.11% 27.34% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 67 35 33
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £79,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

WCF
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Salary trend for WCF in Canary Wharf

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for WCF.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) WPF
3 5 (71.43%) LINQ
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) Front Office
4 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 2 (28.57%) Web Services
6 2 (28.57%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) Web Development
7 1 (14.29%) C
7 1 (14.29%) iBATIS
7 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
7 1 (14.29%) RESTful
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (14.29%) Xbox

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Front Office
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) WPF
3 5 (71.43%) LINQ
4 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 2 (28.57%) Web Services
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (14.29%) CSS
7 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 1 (14.29%) HTML
7 1 (14.29%) iBATIS
7 1 (14.29%) J2EE
7 1 (14.29%) RESTful
7 1 (14.29%) Spring
7 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle