Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 58 43
Rank change year-on-year -23 -15 +16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 12 38 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.46% 4.29% 5.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.38% 11.05% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11 32 40
Guildford median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% -34.78% +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £22,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £54,500 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.40% -4.21% -5.00%

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 355 344 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 43.24% 38.83% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 329 317 280
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,400 £31,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,400 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for WCF in Guildford

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (58.33%) MVC
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (58.33%) SOAP
3 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
4 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (41.67%) REST
4 5 (41.67%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 5 (41.67%) XML
4 5 (41.67%) XSD
4 5 (41.67%) XSLT
4 5 (41.67%) SOA
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) IIS
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (16.67%) React

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 5 (41.67%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (41.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) Software Developer
3 9 (75.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (58.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (41.67%) BizTalk Developer
5 5 (41.67%) Senior BizTalk Developer
5 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
5 5 (41.67%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (58.33%) SOAP
4 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) REST
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 5 (41.67%) XML
4 5 (41.67%) XSD
4 5 (41.67%) XSLT
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) OAuth
5 2 (16.67%) OAuth2
5 2 (16.67%) OpenID
5 2 (16.67%) React
5 2 (16.67%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
1 7 (58.33%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com