The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Harpenden 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Hertfordshire / Harpenden
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 2 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 11 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harpenden 31.43% 38.24% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 73.33% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 0
Median salary £42,500 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.08% -  
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 Harpenden with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Harpenden
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 15 26 4
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Harpenden 42.86% 76.47% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 4
Median salary £42,500 £57,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.08% +130.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Harpenden

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Harpenden 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 Harpenden

WCF
Salary Trend in Harpenden

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

Salary trend for WCF in Harpenden

WCF
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Harpenden

For the 6 months to 27 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 Harpenden region with a requirement for WCF.

1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 25 (100.00%) MVC
1 25 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 25 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 23 (92.00%) MongoDB
2 23 (92.00%) RabbitMQ
2 23 (92.00%) SignalR
3 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (80.00%) SQL
3 20 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 20 (80.00%) Ajax
3 20 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 20 (80.00%) jQuery
4 19 (76.00%) HTML
4 19 (76.00%) HTML5
5 18 (72.00%) NoSQL
5 18 (72.00%) Entity Framework
5 18 (72.00%) RavenDB
5 18 (72.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (60.00%) TypeScript
7 11 (44.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (24.00%) REST
9 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (12.00%) DevOps
9 3 (12.00%) API Design
9 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
9 3 (12.00%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (12.00%) Dependency Injection

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Harpenden 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 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (92.00%) MongoDB
2 18 (72.00%) NoSQL
2 18 (72.00%) RavenDB
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (12.00%) Fiddler
1 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (12.00%) NUnit
1 3 (12.00%) Subversion
1 3 (12.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (96.00%) .NET Developer
3 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (64.00%) C# Developer
6 15 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (44.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (20.00%) Angular Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Integration Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Middleware Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Principal .NET Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Principal Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 25 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 23 (92.00%) RabbitMQ
2 23 (92.00%) SignalR
3 20 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 20 (80.00%) Ajax
3 20 (80.00%) jQuery
4 19 (76.00%) HTML
4 19 (76.00%) HTML5
5 18 (72.00%) Entity Framework
5 18 (72.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (44.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (24.00%) REST
8 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (12.00%) JSON
8 3 (12.00%) Ninject
8 3 (12.00%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (12.00%) RESTful
8 3 (12.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 25 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.00%) API Design
2 3 (12.00%) BDD
2 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (12.00%) DevOps
2 3 (12.00%) Scrum
2 3 (12.00%) TDD
2 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 20 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 15 (60.00%) TypeScript
4 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
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