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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
England / London
Rank 125 135 105
Rank change year-on-year +10 -30  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 846 993 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.55% 2.37% 2.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.36% 5.93% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 796 895 1123
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 13297 16747 15602
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 40.03% 39.93% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11438 14622 13224
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 March 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 March 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 +31 77 £65,000 +13.04% 13
Croydon +19 18 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Twickenham - 9 £50,000 - 3
Southwark - 6 £30,000 -
Hammersmith - 6 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +2 5 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Romford +7 3 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Ruislip - 3 £45,000 - 4
Beckenham - 3 £45,000 - 1
Enfield +10 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Wembley - 2 £41,250 -
Harrow +5 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Mayfair 0 1 £70,000 -
Canary Wharf -11 1 £60,000 +14.28%
Brentford - 1 £60,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £65,000 -
Moorgate - 1 - -
WCF
England

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 1656 (97.53%) C#
2 1591 (93.70%) .NET
3 1303 (76.74%) SQL Server
4 1131 (66.61%) Agile Software Development
5 1130 (66.55%) ASP.NET
6 1123 (66.14%) MVC
7 887 (52.24%) TDD
8 871 (51.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 803 (47.29%) WPF
10 758 (44.64%) JavaScript
11 727 (42.82%) SQL
12 623 (36.69%) Finance
13 591 (34.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 590 (34.75%) HTML
15 550 (32.39%) .NET Framework
16 533 (31.39%) Web Application Development
17 529 (31.15%) ASP.NET Web API
18 503 (29.62%) CSS
19 502 (29.56%) Scrum
20 435 (25.62%) SQL Server 2014
21 433 (25.50%) Microsoft
22 423 (24.91%) BDD
23 417 (24.56%) OO
24 408 (24.03%) AngularJS
25 367 (21.61%) NUnit
26 346 (20.38%) NHibernate
27 339 (19.96%) Banking
28 312 (18.37%) Entity Framework
29 311 (18.32%) Web Services
30 310 (18.26%) HTML5

WCF
Top Related 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
1 130 (7.66%) BizTalk Server
2 117 (6.89%) SharePoint
3 105 (6.18%) CMS
4 98 (5.77%) IIS
5 93 (5.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 85 (5.01%) Umbraco
7 53 (3.12%) EPiServer
8 51 (3.00%) Sitecore CMS
9 49 (2.89%) Kentico
10 40 (2.36%) DNN
10 40 (2.36%) Immediacy CMS
10 40 (2.36%) Sitefinity
11 25 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
11 25 (1.47%) WebSphere
12 18 (1.06%) Confluence
13 16 (0.94%) Commerce Server
14 15 (0.88%) NServiceBus
15 9 (0.53%) Apache
16 7 (0.41%) Orchard CMS
17 5 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 150 (8.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.29%) MS Office
3 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.12%) Eze OMS
4 2 (0.12%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.059%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 165 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 84 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (1.65%) SaaS
4 26 (1.53%) Google Play
5 17 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (0.88%) PaaS
7 10 (0.59%) GitHub
8 4 (0.24%) Boomi
8 4 (0.24%) IaaS
8 4 (0.24%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.059%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.059%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.059%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 70 (4.12%) Internet
2 22 (1.30%) HTTP
3 4 (0.24%) Firewall
3 4 (0.24%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.18%) FTP
4 3 (0.18%) SMTP
5 2 (0.12%) AMQP
5 2 (0.12%) SSL
5 2 (0.12%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.059%) DNS
6 1 (0.059%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.059%) Network Security
6 1 (0.059%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1303 (76.74%) SQL Server
2 435 (25.62%) SQL Server 2014
3 276 (16.25%) NoSQL
4 88 (5.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 86 (5.06%) MongoDB
6 79 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 79 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 77 (4.53%) Relational Database
8 51 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 37 (2.18%) SQL Server 2016
10 34 (2.00%) Redis
11 26 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
12 25 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
13 21 (1.24%) Big Data
14 11 (0.65%) Couchbase
15 10 (0.59%) Hadoop
15 10 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (0.53%) MySQL
17 6 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
17 6 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 367 (21.61%) NUnit
2 300 (17.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 246 (14.49%) Git (software)
4 223 (13.13%) Subversion
5 182 (10.72%) Moq
6 147 (8.66%) Visual Studio
7 145 (8.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 90 (5.30%) MSTest
9 83 (4.89%) TeamCity
10 59 (3.47%) JIRA
11 42 (2.47%) SpecFlow
12 33 (1.94%) Jenkins
13 29 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
14 20 (1.18%) Selenium
15 19 (1.12%) Cucumber
16 18 (1.06%) MSBuild
17 17 (1.00%) Jasmine
17 17 (1.00%) NuGet
18 16 (0.94%) Log4Net
19 13 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 623 (36.69%) Finance
2 339 (19.96%) Banking
3 155 (9.13%) Investment Banking
4 150 (8.83%) Games
5 67 (3.95%) Front Office
6 66 (3.89%) Marketing
7 62 (3.65%) Retail
8 46 (2.71%) Advertising
9 43 (2.53%) Music Industry
10 38 (2.24%) Back Office
11 19 (1.12%) Legal
12 17 (1.00%) Publishing
13 14 (0.82%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.71%) Telecoms
15 6 (0.35%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.18%) Electronics
17 2 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
18 1 (0.059%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1549 (91.22%) Developer
2 1036 (61.01%) C# Developer
3 993 (58.48%) .NET Developer
4 628 (36.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 322 (18.96%) ASP.NET Developer
6 313 (18.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 233 (13.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 181 (10.66%) Senior Developer
9 151 (8.89%) Agile Developer
10 148 (8.72%) Agile .NET Developer
11 144 (8.48%) SQL Developer
12 134 (7.89%) WPF Developer
13 128 (7.54%) C# WPF Developer
14 125 (7.36%) Agile C# Developer
15 119 (7.01%) WCF Developer
16 115 (6.77%) C# WCF Developer
17 107 (6.30%) Senior C# Developer
18 97 (5.71%) Software Developer
19 96 (5.65%) Senior .NET Developer
20 85 (5.01%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1591 (93.70%) .NET
2 1130 (66.55%) ASP.NET
3 871 (51.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 803 (47.29%) WPF
5 591 (34.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 590 (34.75%) HTML
7 550 (32.39%) .NET Framework
8 529 (31.15%) ASP.NET Web API
9 503 (29.62%) CSS
10 408 (24.03%) AngularJS
11 346 (20.38%) NHibernate
12 312 (18.37%) Entity Framework
13 311 (18.32%) Web Services
14 310 (18.26%) HTML5
15 300 (17.67%) Ajax
16 295 (17.37%) LINQ
17 290 (17.08%) jQuery
18 266 (15.67%) Node.js
19 256 (15.08%) RESTful
20 228 (13.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 169 (9.95%) Computer Science
2 127 (7.48%) Hedge funds
3 113 (6.65%) Enterprise Software
4 108 (6.36%) Client/Server
5 66 (3.89%) Fintech
6 51 (3.00%) Tandem
7 42 (2.47%) Fixed Income
8 40 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
9 37 (2.18%) Derivative
10 33 (1.94%) Mobile App
11 32 (1.88%) Equities
12 29 (1.71%) BBC
12 29 (1.71%) N-Tier
12 29 (1.71%) Social Media
13 28 (1.65%) Clustering
14 26 (1.53%) Digital TV
14 26 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 26 (1.53%) iPhone
15 25 (1.47%) Social Network
16 20 (1.18%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 265 (15.61%) Windows
2 35 (2.06%) Android
3 32 (1.88%) Windows Server
4 16 (0.94%) Linux
5 7 (0.41%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.41%) Unix
6 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.059%) CentOS
7 1 (0.059%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1131 (66.61%) Agile Software Development
2 1123 (66.14%) MVC
3 887 (52.24%) TDD
4 533 (31.39%) Web Application Development
5 502 (29.56%) Scrum
6 423 (24.91%) BDD
7 417 (24.56%) OO
8 209 (12.31%) Multithreading
9 185 (10.90%) Kanban
10 180 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
11 155 (9.13%) OOP
12 149 (8.78%) Dependency Injection
13 140 (8.24%) SOA
14 139 (8.19%) SOLID
14 139 (8.19%) Unit Testing
15 134 (7.89%) Web Development
16 132 (7.77%) Software Engineering
17 115 (6.77%) E-Commerce
18 113 (6.65%) Domain-Driven Design
19 99 (5.83%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 1656 (97.53%) C#
2 758 (44.64%) JavaScript
3 727 (42.82%) SQL
4 309 (18.20%) T-SQL
5 170 (10.01%) Ruby
6 100 (5.89%) Java
6 100 (5.89%) VB.NET
7 67 (3.95%) Python
8 65 (3.83%) C++
9 61 (3.59%) VB
10 49 (2.89%) VBA
11 48 (2.83%) TypeScript
12 40 (2.36%) XAML
13 34 (2.00%) PowerShell
14 28 (1.65%) F#
15 21 (1.24%) C
15 21 (1.24%) PL/SQL
16 8 (0.47%) Scala
17 7 (0.41%) MATLAB
18 6 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 201 (11.84%) Degree
2 22 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.35%) MCITP
3 6 (0.35%) MCTS
4 3 (0.18%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.12%) MCSD
6 1 (0.059%) CCNA
6 1 (0.059%) CCNP
6 1 (0.059%) CFA
6 1 (0.059%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.059%) MCAD
6 1 (0.059%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.059%) MCDST
6 1 (0.059%) MCP
6 1 (0.059%) MCSA
6 1 (0.059%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (2.59%) QA
2 6 (0.35%) MiFID
3 2 (0.12%) EMIR
4 1 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (2.65%) Docker
2 4 (0.24%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.059%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.24%) Puppet
3 3 (0.18%) Kibana
3 3 (0.18%) logstash
4 1 (0.059%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.059%) Rancher
4 1 (0.059%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 433 (25.50%) Microsoft
2 63 (3.71%) Google
3 55 (3.24%) Facebook
3 55 (3.24%) Oracle
4 52 (3.06%) Sitecore
5 40 (2.36%) Alterian
6 29 (1.71%) Apple
6 29 (1.71%) Sony
6 29 (1.71%) Yahoo!
7 26 (1.53%) IBM
8 13 (0.77%) Bloomberg
8 13 (0.77%) Tableau
9 11 (0.65%) Sybase
10 9 (0.53%) Xamarin
11 6 (0.35%) Apigee
11 6 (0.35%) Mashery
11 6 (0.35%) MuleSoft
12 5 (0.29%) DevExpress
12 5 (0.29%) Reuters
13 4 (0.24%) Salesforce.com
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stepstone UK
Posted: 4 days ago
Romford, Essex
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago