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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
London / Croydon
Rank 14 39 32
Rank change year-on-year +25 -7  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 10.98% 1.56% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.00% 6.78% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 2
Median salary £40,000 £53,750 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.58% -28.33%  
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 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 50 59 38
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 28.90% 23.05% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 46 47 37
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.80% +31.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Croydon

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 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 Croydon region with a requirement for WCF.

1 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
1 30 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 30 (100.00%) MVC
2 27 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 24 (80.00%) TDD
3 24 (80.00%) .NET Framework
4 23 (76.67%) JavaScript
5 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (60.00%) BDD
7 18 (60.00%) Entity Framework
8 17 (56.67%) Node.js
8 17 (56.67%) NoSQL
8 17 (56.67%) High Availability
8 17 (56.67%) KnockoutJS
8 17 (56.67%) Web Application Development
8 17 (56.67%) AngularJS
8 17 (56.67%) Code First Entity Framework
8 17 (56.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 17 (56.67%) Music Industry
8 17 (56.67%) Git (software)
8 17 (56.67%) RESTful
8 17 (56.67%) Ruby
9 12 (40.00%) SQL
10 9 (30.00%) XML
10 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (30.00%) jQuery

WCF
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (56.67%) NoSQL
2 17 (56.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (56.67%) Music Industry
2 6 (20.00%) Banking
2 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 29 (96.67%) .NET Developer
3 7 (23.33%) C# Developer
4 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 4 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Programmer
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 3 (10.00%) C# Programmer
6 3 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Lead C# Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Software Programmer
6 3 (10.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
1 30 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 24 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 20 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (60.00%) Entity Framework
6 17 (56.67%) AngularJS
6 17 (56.67%) Code First Entity Framework
6 17 (56.67%) KnockoutJS
6 17 (56.67%) Node.js
6 17 (56.67%) RESTful
7 9 (30.00%) jQuery
7 9 (30.00%) XML
8 7 (23.33%) Web Services
9 6 (20.00%) CSS
9 6 (20.00%) HTML
9 6 (20.00%) WPF
9 6 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Fintech
1 6 (20.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) MVC
2 24 (80.00%) TDD
3 18 (60.00%) BDD
4 17 (56.67%) High Availability
4 17 (56.67%) Web Application Development
5 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.00%) Analytics
6 6 (20.00%) DevOps
6 6 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
6 6 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 6 (20.00%) SOLID
6 6 (20.00%) Workflow
7 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (76.67%) JavaScript
3 17 (56.67%) Ruby
4 12 (40.00%) SQL
5 6 (20.00%) C++
5 6 (20.00%) Java
5 6 (20.00%) Python
5 6 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (20.00%) VBScript
6 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
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