The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 121 103
Rank change year-on-year -22 -18  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 887 1001 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.41% 2.54% 2.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.97% 6.28% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 819 915 1205
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14851 15941 17016
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 40.32% 40.39% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 12294 14089 14656
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

WCF
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for WCF in London

WCF
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in London

WCF
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +22 71 £62,500 +8.69% 15
Croydon +19 19 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Bromley - 12 £56,250 - 1
Twickenham - 12 £50,000 - 1
Hammersmith - 9 £45,000 -
Ruislip - 8 £55,000 -
Wimbledon - 7 £42,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +4 6 £50,000 -31.03%
Romford - 6 £47,500 -
Sidcup +12 4 - -
West End of London +4 2 £62,250 +24.50% 2
Brentford -5 2 £57,500 +73.33%
Canary Wharf - 2 £45,000 -
Uxbridge +3 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Teddington - 1 £65,000 -
WCF
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 London region with a requirement for WCF.

1 1709 (98.62%) C#
2 1636 (94.40%) .NET
3 1416 (81.71%) SQL Server
4 1219 (70.34%) MVC
5 1184 (68.32%) ASP.NET
6 1170 (67.51%) Agile Software Development
7 920 (53.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 905 (52.22%) TDD
9 841 (48.53%) WPF
10 806 (46.51%) JavaScript
11 708 (40.85%) SQL
12 649 (37.45%) Finance
13 645 (37.22%) HTML
14 604 (34.85%) .NET Framework
15 582 (33.58%) ASP.NET Web API
16 575 (33.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 574 (33.12%) Scrum
18 538 (31.04%) CSS
19 532 (30.70%) Web Application Development
20 480 (27.70%) Microsoft
21 459 (26.49%) AngularJS
22 454 (26.20%) BDD
23 404 (23.31%) Entity Framework
24 397 (22.91%) OO
24 397 (22.91%) NUnit
25 391 (22.56%) SQL Server 2014
26 364 (21.00%) NHibernate
27 356 (20.54%) Banking
28 343 (19.79%) T-SQL
29 336 (19.39%) HTML5

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 129 (7.44%) SharePoint
2 107 (6.17%) BizTalk Server
3 100 (5.77%) SharePoint 2013
4 97 (5.60%) CMS
5 72 (4.15%) Umbraco
6 68 (3.92%) IIS
7 48 (2.77%) EPiServer
8 46 (2.65%) Kentico
9 41 (2.37%) Sitecore CMS
10 35 (2.02%) DNN
10 35 (2.02%) Immediacy CMS
10 35 (2.02%) Sitefinity
11 23 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
12 18 (1.04%) Apache
13 15 (0.87%) NServiceBus
14 13 (0.75%) WebSphere
15 12 (0.69%) OpenStack
16 10 (0.58%) Apache Solr
17 4 (0.23%) Commerce Server
17 4 (0.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 34 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 48 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.12%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.058%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.058%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.058%) Misys Opics
5 1 (0.058%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.058%) RMDS
5 1 (0.058%) Softmar
5 1 (0.058%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 238 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 116 (6.69%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (2.77%) SaaS
4 33 (1.90%) PaaS
5 26 (1.50%) Google Play
6 25 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (1.04%) Azure Machine Learning
8 14 (0.81%) GitHub
9 12 (0.69%) Boomi
9 12 (0.69%) iPaaS
10 6 (0.35%) IaaS
11 3 (0.17%) Sage Pay
12 1 (0.058%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.058%) Office 365
12 1 (0.058%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 100 (5.77%) Internet
2 11 (0.63%) HTTP
3 10 (0.58%) Skype
4 4 (0.23%) HTTPS
4 4 (0.23%) SSL
4 4 (0.23%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.17%) AMQP
5 3 (0.17%) FTP
6 2 (0.12%) Firewall
6 2 (0.12%) Network Security
6 2 (0.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1416 (81.71%) SQL Server
2 391 (22.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 261 (15.06%) NoSQL
4 119 (6.87%) MongoDB
5 101 (5.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 93 (5.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 90 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 77 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 61 (3.52%) SQL Server 2016
10 59 (3.40%) Redis
11 57 (3.29%) Relational Database
12 30 (1.73%) Azure SQL Database
12 30 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
13 28 (1.62%) Big Data
14 27 (1.56%) Blockchain
15 20 (1.15%) Couchbase
16 19 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
17 16 (0.92%) DocumentDB
18 15 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
19 13 (0.75%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 397 (22.91%) NUnit
2 321 (18.52%) Rhino Mocks
3 215 (12.41%) Git (software)
4 213 (12.29%) Subversion
5 188 (10.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 181 (10.44%) Moq
7 177 (10.21%) Visual Studio
8 97 (5.60%) TeamCity
9 79 (4.56%) JIRA
9 79 (4.56%) MSTest
10 62 (3.58%) SpecFlow
11 43 (2.48%) Jasmine
12 42 (2.42%) Jenkins
13 40 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
14 26 (1.50%) Selenium
15 23 (1.33%) MSBuild
16 21 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 14 (0.81%) Bitbucket
17 14 (0.81%) CruiseControl
18 13 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 649 (37.45%) Finance
2 356 (20.54%) Banking
3 173 (9.98%) Games
4 172 (9.92%) Investment Banking
5 57 (3.29%) Marketing
6 54 (3.12%) Advertising
7 49 (2.83%) Retail
8 45 (2.60%) Music Industry
9 40 (2.31%) Front Office
10 30 (1.73%) Legal
11 25 (1.44%) Financial Institution
11 25 (1.44%) Manufacturing
11 25 (1.44%) Publishing
12 24 (1.38%) Telecoms
13 22 (1.27%) Back Office
14 21 (1.21%) Electronics
15 3 (0.17%) Law
16 2 (0.12%) Automotive
16 2 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.058%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1586 (91.52%) Developer
2 1024 (59.09%) .NET Developer
3 1005 (57.99%) C# Developer
4 587 (33.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 313 (18.06%) ASP.NET Developer
6 308 (17.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 227 (13.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 227 (13.10%) Senior Developer
8 142 (8.19%) Agile Developer
9 141 (8.14%) Senior .NET Developer
10 140 (8.08%) Agile .NET Developer
11 131 (7.56%) Software Developer
12 122 (7.04%) Senior C# Developer
13 118 (6.81%) Agile C# Developer
14 112 (6.46%) WPF Developer
15 109 (6.29%) SQL Developer
16 108 (6.23%) C# WPF Developer
16 108 (6.23%) Full Stack Developer
17 99 (5.71%) C# WCF Developer
17 99 (5.71%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1636 (94.40%) .NET
2 1184 (68.32%) ASP.NET
3 920 (53.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 841 (48.53%) WPF
5 645 (37.22%) HTML
6 604 (34.85%) .NET Framework
7 582 (33.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 575 (33.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 538 (31.04%) CSS
10 459 (26.49%) AngularJS
11 404 (23.31%) Entity Framework
12 364 (21.00%) NHibernate
13 336 (19.39%) HTML5
14 334 (19.27%) LINQ
15 332 (19.16%) Web Services
16 327 (18.87%) jQuery
17 319 (18.41%) Ajax
18 282 (16.27%) XML
19 251 (14.48%) RESTful
20 234 (13.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 195 (11.25%) Greenfield Project
2 188 (10.85%) Computer Science
3 115 (6.64%) Hedge funds
4 107 (6.17%) Client/Server
5 86 (4.96%) Fintech
6 77 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
7 57 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
8 52 (3.00%) Fixed Income
8 52 (3.00%) Tandem
9 48 (2.77%) User Experience
10 36 (2.08%) Equities
11 34 (1.96%) N-Tier
12 31 (1.79%) Derivative
12 31 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 31 (1.79%) Mobile App
13 26 (1.50%) BBC
13 26 (1.50%) Digital TV
13 26 (1.50%) iPhone
13 26 (1.50%) Social Media
13 26 (1.50%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 264 (15.23%) Windows
2 58 (3.35%) Android
3 29 (1.67%) Apple iOS
4 26 (1.50%) Linux
5 13 (0.75%) Windows Server
6 10 (0.58%) Unix
7 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.058%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1219 (70.34%) MVC
2 1170 (67.51%) Agile Software Development
3 905 (52.22%) TDD
4 574 (33.12%) Scrum
5 532 (30.70%) Web Application Development
6 454 (26.20%) BDD
7 397 (22.91%) OO
8 221 (12.75%) Multithreading
9 214 (12.35%) Kanban
10 205 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
11 186 (10.73%) SOLID
12 176 (10.16%) Dependency Injection
13 175 (10.10%) Unit Testing
14 163 (9.41%) Software Engineering
15 159 (9.17%) OOP
16 143 (8.25%) SDLC
17 127 (7.33%) Web Development
18 125 (7.21%) SOA
19 122 (7.04%) MVVM
20 114 (6.58%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 1709 (98.62%) C#
2 806 (46.51%) JavaScript
3 708 (40.85%) SQL
4 343 (19.79%) T-SQL
5 154 (8.89%) Ruby
6 106 (6.12%) VB.NET
7 97 (5.60%) Java
8 73 (4.21%) Python
9 71 (4.10%) VB
10 65 (3.75%) C++
11 57 (3.29%) XAML
12 55 (3.17%) PowerShell
13 54 (3.12%) TypeScript
14 48 (2.77%) VBA
15 30 (1.73%) PL/SQL
16 27 (1.56%) Objective-C
17 19 (1.10%) F#
18 16 (0.92%) Apple Swift
18 16 (0.92%) C
19 13 (0.75%) ES6
Qualifications
1 218 (12.58%) Degree
2 95 (5.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.058%) CFA
5 1 (0.058%) MCAD
5 1 (0.058%) MCITP
5 1 (0.058%) MCP
5 1 (0.058%) MCSA
5 1 (0.058%) MCSD
5 1 (0.058%) MCTS
5 1 (0.058%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (1.67%) QA
2 4 (0.23%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.17%) MiFID
4 1 (0.058%) EMIR
4 1 (0.058%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (2.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (0.98%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.23%) Puppet
3 3 (0.17%) Kibana
3 3 (0.17%) logstash
4 1 (0.058%) Rancher
4 1 (0.058%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 480 (27.70%) Microsoft
2 78 (4.50%) Google
3 56 (3.23%) Oracle
4 54 (3.12%) Facebook
5 43 (2.48%) Sitecore
6 35 (2.02%) Alterian
7 26 (1.50%) Apple
7 26 (1.50%) Sony
7 26 (1.50%) Yahoo!
8 22 (1.27%) SAP
9 17 (0.98%) Atlassian
9 17 (0.98%) Xamarin
10 15 (0.87%) AppDynamics
10 15 (0.87%) New Relic
11 14 (0.81%) IBM
12 13 (0.75%) Bloomberg
13 12 (0.69%) Alteryx
13 12 (0.69%) Jitterbit
13 12 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
14 11 (0.63%) Sybase
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
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Salary: 45,000-50,000
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Dawson & Walsh
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Salary: £55000 per annum + To £55k plus excellent bens
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