Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for WCF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCF over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 63 90
Rank change year-on-year +19 +27 -4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 29 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 4.43% 1.33% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.87% 4.31% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 12
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -23.81% +16.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,313 £34,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £57,750 £62,375
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -20.00% +11.11%

WCF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 327 232 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 49.92% 30.81% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 305 198 332
Slough median annual salary £40,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.74% -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £25,000 £30,000 £32,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £74,125 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +13.64%

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Slough

WCF
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for WCF in Slough

WCF
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Slough over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Slough

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Slough region with a requirement for WCF.

1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (96.55%) SQL Server
2 28 (96.55%) Internet
3 27 (93.10%) MVC
3 27 (93.10%) C#
3 27 (93.10%) OO
4 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (89.66%) CQRS
4 26 (89.66%) Web Application Development
4 26 (89.66%) Domain-Driven Design
4 26 (89.66%) BDD
4 26 (89.66%) SQL Server 2016
4 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 26 (89.66%) Greenfield Project
4 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET
4 26 (89.66%) Games
4 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (89.66%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) Windows
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
6 2 (6.90%) Intranet
6 2 (6.90%) IIS
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (6.90%) Process Management
6 2 (6.90%) VMware
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 10

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (6.90%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (96.55%) SQL Server
2 26 (89.66%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Moq
1 1 (3.45%) NUnit
General
1 26 (89.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) .NET Developer
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 2 (6.90%) Analyst
3 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
3 1 (3.45%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (3.45%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (3.45%) Software Analyst
3 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET
2 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET MVC
2 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
3 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (89.66%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) MVC
1 27 (93.10%) OO
2 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (89.66%) BDD
2 26 (89.66%) CQRS
2 26 (89.66%) Domain-Driven Design
2 26 (89.66%) TDD
2 26 (89.66%) Web Application Development
3 2 (6.90%) Presales
3 2 (6.90%) Process Management
3 2 (6.90%) System Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Software Architecture
4 1 (3.45%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) VMware