Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 48 83
Rank change year-on-year -23 +35 -9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 23 43 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.76% 5.80% 2.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.87% 12.46% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 22 43 30
Guildford median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% -13.04% +43.75%
10th Percentile £30,000 £22,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £40,000 £57,500 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 392 345 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 47.00% 46.50% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 368 318 341
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,125 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +4.40% -3.19%

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for WCF.

1 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 23 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 23 (100.00%) MVC
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (100.00%) TDD
1 23 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 22 (95.65%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 13 (56.52%) Advertising
4 13 (56.52%) OO
4 13 (56.52%) BDD
4 13 (56.52%) NoSQL
4 13 (56.52%) Ruby
4 13 (56.52%) Git (software)
4 13 (56.52%) Node.js
4 13 (56.52%) RESTful
4 13 (56.52%) Web Application Development
4 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2016
4 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 10 (43.48%) CSS
5 10 (43.48%) HTML
5 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
6 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS

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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (56.52%) NoSQL
2 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (56.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) .NET Software Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Software Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 23 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 13 (56.52%) Node.js
3 13 (56.52%) RESTful
4 10 (43.48%) CSS
4 10 (43.48%) HTML
5 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.35%) Ajax
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.35%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (95.65%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (100.00%) MVC
1 23 (100.00%) TDD
2 13 (56.52%) BDD
2 13 (56.52%) OO
2 13 (56.52%) Web Application Development
3 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (56.52%) Ruby
3 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft