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

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 48 48
Rank change year-on-year -25 0 +27
Permanent jobs citing WCF 20 41 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.39% 5.39% 4.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.28% 13.18% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 20 36 43
Guildford median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -34.78% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £22,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £76,375 £62,500 £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 379 311 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 45.28% 40.92% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 357 286 303
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +7.78%
10th Percentile £28,350 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,500 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.04% +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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for WCF in Guildford

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (90.00%) MVC
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (80.00%) TDD
3 16 (80.00%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (65.00%) HTML
5 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
6 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (45.00%) CSS
7 7 (35.00%) OO
7 7 (35.00%) Ruby
7 7 (35.00%) BDD
7 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
7 7 (35.00%) Node.js
7 7 (35.00%) Advertising
7 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (35.00%) Web Application Development
7 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
7 7 (35.00%) RESTful
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (20.00%) REST
8 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (20.00%) SOA

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 4 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (20.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (35.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (90.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (65.00%) Software Developer
4 11 (55.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (20.00%) BizTalk Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior BizTalk Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (65.00%) HTML
4 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (45.00%) CSS
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (35.00%) Node.js
5 7 (35.00%) RESTful
6 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (20.00%) REST
6 4 (20.00%) SOAP
6 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (20.00%) XML
6 4 (20.00%) XSD
6 4 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (90.00%) MVC
2 16 (80.00%) TDD
3 7 (35.00%) BDD
3 7 (35.00%) OO
3 7 (35.00%) Web Application Development
4 4 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) Ruby
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft