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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 73 42
Rank change year-on-year +39 -31  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 21 10 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 6.44% 1.47% 5.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.09% 4.29% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 35
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +64.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,550 £47,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 Guildford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 149 233 288
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 45.71% 34.21% 41.56%
Number of salaries quoted 140 163 275
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Guildford

WCF
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Guildford region with a requirement for WCF.

1 37 (97.37%) C#
1 37 (97.37%) .NET
2 32 (84.21%) ASP.NET
3 31 (81.58%) SQL Server
3 31 (81.58%) MVC
4 27 (71.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (63.16%) TDD
7 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
9 17 (44.74%) RESTful
9 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 17 (44.74%) Web Application Development
10 16 (42.11%) BDD
10 16 (42.11%) HTML
11 15 (39.47%) NUnit
11 15 (39.47%) NHibernate
12 14 (36.84%) Ajax
12 14 (36.84%) jQuery
12 14 (36.84%) SQL
12 14 (36.84%) Web Services
13 13 (34.21%) .NET Framework
14 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
15 11 (28.95%) Subversion
15 11 (28.95%) Entity Framework
15 11 (28.95%) REST
16 9 (23.68%) CSS
16 9 (23.68%) Ruby
16 9 (23.68%) Code First Entity Framework
16 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2016

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Asana
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (81.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (7.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) NUnit
2 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
3 11 (28.95%) Subversion
4 8 (21.05%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (18.42%) JIRA
5 7 (18.42%) SpecFlow
6 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
7 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (7.89%) Banking
1 3 (7.89%) Retail
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (63.16%) .NET Developer
3 18 (47.37%) C# Developer
4 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (26.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (26.32%) Senior Developer
5 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Lead C# Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Lead Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Senior Microsoft Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Senior SQL Developer
6 7 (18.42%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Python Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (97.37%) .NET
2 32 (84.21%) ASP.NET
3 27 (71.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 17 (44.74%) RESTful
6 16 (42.11%) HTML
7 15 (39.47%) NHibernate
8 14 (36.84%) Ajax
8 14 (36.84%) jQuery
8 14 (36.84%) Web Services
9 13 (34.21%) .NET Framework
10 11 (28.95%) Entity Framework
10 11 (28.95%) REST
11 9 (23.68%) Code First Entity Framework
11 9 (23.68%) CSS
11 9 (23.68%) Node.js
12 8 (21.05%) Castle Windsor
12 8 (21.05%) LINQ
12 8 (21.05%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (21.05%) Social Network
3 7 (18.42%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) MVC
2 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (63.16%) TDD
4 17 (44.74%) Web Application Development
5 16 (42.11%) BDD
6 8 (21.05%) OO
6 8 (21.05%) Scrum
6 8 (21.05%) SDLC
7 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
7 7 (18.42%) SOLID
8 3 (7.89%) Cross-Browser Development
8 3 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (7.89%) Web Design
9 2 (5.26%) DevOps
9 2 (5.26%) Microservices
10 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) C#
2 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 14 (36.84%) SQL
4 9 (23.68%) Ruby
5 3 (7.89%) Python
5 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
Guildford, Surrey
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