The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 22 36
Rank change year-on-year +2 +14  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 2 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 2.02% 3.91% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.56% 15.56% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% -  
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 Middlesex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Middlesex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 36 45 91
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 36.36% 25.14% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 26 43 58
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

WCF
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Salary trend for WCF in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for WCF.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) WF
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) WF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) UML
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft