The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Berkshire > Reading
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 108 96
Rank change year-on-year +11 -12  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 10 24 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.77% 1.34% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.46% 3.73% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 62
Reading median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00%  
10th Percentile £27,500 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £51,375 £60,000
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% -9.09%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 406 644 659
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 31.40% 36.00% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1407 2196 2973
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £68,000
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Reading

WCF
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for WCF in Reading

WCF
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Reading over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 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 Reading region with a requirement for WCF.

1 30 (96.77%) .NET
2 27 (87.10%) C#
2 27 (87.10%) ASP.NET
3 24 (77.42%) HTML
3 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
4 21 (67.74%) CSS
5 16 (51.61%) MVC
6 13 (41.94%) SQL
6 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
7 12 (38.71%) jQuery
8 10 (32.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
8 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (29.03%) XML
9 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (25.81%) T-SQL
10 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
11 7 (22.58%) OO
11 7 (22.58%) LINQ
11 7 (22.58%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (19.35%) Web Development
12 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (19.35%) Entity Framework
12 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
12 6 (19.35%) SOAP
12 6 (19.35%) Ajax
13 5 (16.13%) Scrum
13 5 (16.13%) Web Services
13 5 (16.13%) Windows

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (9.68%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.45%) OLAP
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.23%) OLTP
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) MSTest
4 1 (3.23%) NUnit
4 1 (3.23%) Selenium
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.68%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (93.55%) Developer
2 25 (80.65%) .NET Developer
3 9 (29.03%) C# Developer
4 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (25.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (19.35%) .NET Web Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
7 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (12.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (9.68%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 2 (6.45%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (6.45%) HTML Developer
9 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Agile Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (96.77%) .NET
2 27 (87.10%) ASP.NET
3 24 (77.42%) HTML
4 21 (67.74%) CSS
5 12 (38.71%) jQuery
6 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (29.03%) XML
7 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
8 7 (22.58%) LINQ
9 6 (19.35%) Ajax
9 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
9 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (19.35%) Entity Framework
9 6 (19.35%) SOAP
10 5 (16.13%) Web Services
11 4 (12.90%) MSMQ
11 4 (12.90%) XSD
11 4 (12.90%) XSLT
12 3 (9.68%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (9.68%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) MVC
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) OO
4 6 (19.35%) Web Development
5 5 (16.13%) OOP
5 5 (16.13%) Scrum
6 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.68%) B2B
7 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
7 3 (9.68%) Multithreaded Programming
7 3 (9.68%) Multithreading
7 3 (9.68%) Online Security
8 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.45%) Load Testing
8 2 (6.45%) OOD
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (6.45%) Stress Testing
8 2 (6.45%) TDD
8 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) C#
2 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
3 13 (41.94%) SQL
4 8 (25.81%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.23%) MCP
1 1 (3.23%) MCSD
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Xamarin
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