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

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Kent / Dartford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 - 13
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 19.57% - 10.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.03% - 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 4
Median salary £35,000 - £50,000
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 Dartford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Dartford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 29 41 32
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dartford 63.04% 71.93% 65.31%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 31
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dartford 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 Dartford

WCF
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Salary trend for WCF in Dartford

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

1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (94.74%) .NET
3 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
3 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
3 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (73.68%) TDD
3 14 (73.68%) MVC
3 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (73.68%) Node.js
3 14 (73.68%) Web Application Development
3 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (52.63%) BDD
4 10 (52.63%) NoSQL
4 10 (52.63%) RESTful
4 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2016
4 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
4 10 (52.63%) Ruby
4 10 (52.63%) OO
5 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 5 (26.32%) Apple
6 5 (26.32%) Sony
6 5 (26.32%) OOD
6 5 (26.32%) ISO 9001
6 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (26.32%) Windows
6 5 (26.32%) UML
6 5 (26.32%) Yahoo!
6 5 (26.32%) Google

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dartford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) NoSQL
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (21.05%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 14 (73.68%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Social Media Developer
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
2 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 14 (73.68%) Node.js
3 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (52.63%) RESTful
4 5 (26.32%) WPF
5 4 (21.05%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (21.05%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) BBC
1 5 (26.32%) Social Media
2 4 (21.05%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (73.68%) MVC
1 14 (73.68%) TDD
1 14 (73.68%) Web Application Development
2 10 (52.63%) BDD
2 10 (52.63%) OO
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) Image Processing
3 5 (26.32%) OOD
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 5 (26.32%) UML
4 4 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (21.05%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) Ruby
3 4 (21.05%) ANSI C
3 4 (21.05%) C
3 4 (21.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Apple
2 5 (26.32%) Facebook
2 5 (26.32%) Google
2 5 (26.32%) Sony
2 5 (26.32%) Yahoo!