The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
London / Croydon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 37 33
Rank change year-on-year +19 -4  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 10.05% 3.25% 4.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.33% 10.13% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 9
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 75 79 64
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 39.68% 32.11% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 49 71 56
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

WCF
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for WCF in Croydon

WCF
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Croydon over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Croydon region with a requirement for WCF.

1 37 (100.00%) C#
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET
3 26 (70.27%) MVC
4 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
5 22 (59.46%) TDD
5 22 (59.46%) .NET Framework
6 17 (45.95%) WPF
6 17 (45.95%) Fintech
7 16 (43.24%) AngularJS
7 16 (43.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (43.24%) RESTful
7 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (43.24%) BDD
7 16 (43.24%) Entity Framework
7 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
7 16 (43.24%) Finance
8 15 (40.54%) Node.js
8 15 (40.54%) NoSQL
8 15 (40.54%) Git (software)
8 15 (40.54%) Ruby
8 15 (40.54%) Music Industry
8 15 (40.54%) Web Application Development
8 15 (40.54%) High Availability
8 15 (40.54%) KnockoutJS
8 15 (40.54%) SQL Server 2014
8 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 15 (40.54%) Code First Entity Framework

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (40.54%) NoSQL
2 15 (40.54%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 15 (40.54%) Music Industry
3 6 (16.22%) Banking
3 6 (16.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Developer
2 29 (78.38%) .NET Developer
3 14 (37.84%) C# Developer
4 13 (35.14%) C# Software Developer
4 13 (35.14%) Software Developer
5 8 (21.62%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (21.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (16.22%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.70%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) C# WPF Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (72.97%) ASP.NET
3 22 (59.46%) .NET Framework
4 17 (45.95%) WPF
5 16 (43.24%) AngularJS
5 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (43.24%) Entity Framework
5 16 (43.24%) RESTful
5 16 (43.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 15 (40.54%) Code First Entity Framework
6 15 (40.54%) KnockoutJS
6 15 (40.54%) Node.js
7 11 (29.73%) HTML
8 10 (27.03%) XML
9 7 (18.92%) HTML5
9 7 (18.92%) jQuery
10 6 (16.22%) CSS
10 6 (16.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Fintech
2 11 (29.73%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
4 6 (16.22%) Hedge funds
5 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) MVC
2 22 (59.46%) TDD
3 16 (43.24%) BDD
4 15 (40.54%) High Availability
4 15 (40.54%) Web Application Development
5 14 (37.84%) Integration Testing
6 10 (27.03%) Migration
6 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
7 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (18.92%) Multithreaded Programming
7 7 (18.92%) Multithreading
8 6 (16.22%) Analytics
8 6 (16.22%) DevOps
8 6 (16.22%) SOLID
8 6 (16.22%) Workflow
9 4 (10.81%) CRM
9 4 (10.81%) Web Development
10 1 (2.70%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
3 15 (40.54%) Ruby
4 14 (37.84%) VB.NET
5 6 (16.22%) C++
5 6 (16.22%) Java
5 6 (16.22%) Python
5 6 (16.22%) SQL
6 4 (10.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Degree
2 10 (27.03%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Infragistics
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Michael Page Technology
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