Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 42 67
Rank change year-on-year -10 +25 +7
Permanent jobs citing WCF 41 43 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 4.86% 5.32% 4.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 14.53% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 79
Guildford median annual salary £37,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.78% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £22,500 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,500 £66,250 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +11.11%

WCF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 328 296 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 38.91% 36.63% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 301 278 475
Guildford median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,250 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Guildford

WCF
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for WCF in Guildford

WCF
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Guildford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Guildford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Guildford region with a requirement for WCF.

1 41 (100.00%) C#
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (97.56%) ASP.NET
2 40 (97.56%) MVC
3 39 (95.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (90.24%) Entity Framework
4 37 (90.24%) ASP.NET Web API
4 37 (90.24%) .NET Framework
5 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (78.05%) TDD
6 32 (78.05%) RESTful
7 31 (75.61%) BDD
7 31 (75.61%) Web Application Development
7 31 (75.61%) Ruby
8 23 (56.10%) Node.js
9 21 (51.22%) NoSQL
9 21 (51.22%) Git (software)
9 21 (51.22%) SQL Server 2016
9 21 (51.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 21 (51.22%) Code First Entity Framework
10 19 (46.34%) AngularJS
11 17 (41.46%) Marketing
12 14 (34.15%) WPF
13 13 (31.71%) Web Development
14 11 (26.83%) Games
14 11 (26.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (24.39%) MongoDB

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 10 (24.39%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (51.22%) NoSQL
2 21 (51.22%) SQL Server 2016
3 10 (24.39%) MongoDB
3 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (12.20%) MySQL
5 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (51.22%) Git (software)
2 10 (24.39%) TeamCity
3 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (41.46%) Marketing
2 11 (26.83%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (97.56%) Developer
2 37 (90.24%) .NET Developer
3 18 (43.90%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Graduate
4 10 (24.39%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Junior
4 10 (24.39%) Junior .NET Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Junior Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Internet Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.44%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (2.44%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.44%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.44%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Digital Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (97.56%) ASP.NET
3 39 (95.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (90.24%) .NET Framework
4 37 (90.24%) ASP.NET Web API
4 37 (90.24%) Entity Framework
5 32 (78.05%) RESTful
6 23 (56.10%) Node.js
7 21 (51.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 21 (51.22%) Code First Entity Framework
8 19 (46.34%) AngularJS
9 14 (34.15%) WPF
10 11 (26.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (24.39%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (24.39%) MSMQ
12 9 (21.95%) CSS
12 9 (21.95%) HTML
12 9 (21.95%) jQuery
13 7 (17.07%) SOAP
13 7 (17.07%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) Animation
2 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (97.56%) MVC
2 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (78.05%) TDD
4 31 (75.61%) BDD
4 31 (75.61%) Web Application Development
5 13 (31.71%) Web Development
6 10 (24.39%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (24.39%) Kanban
6 10 (24.39%) Multithreading
7 8 (19.51%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (12.20%) 3D Animation
9 5 (12.20%) Functional Testing
9 5 (12.20%) Web Design
10 4 (9.76%) Cross-Browser Development
11 2 (4.88%) SOLID
12 1 (2.44%) Continuous Delivery
12 1 (2.44%) Data Analysis
12 1 (2.44%) Front End Development
12 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (75.61%) Ruby
3 10 (24.39%) F#
4 6 (14.63%) SQL
5 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
5 5 (12.20%) Python
5 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.76%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.44%) XPath
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Google
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft