Period
to 13 December 2018

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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 42 66
Rank change year-on-year -29 +24 +28
Permanent jobs citing WCF 13 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.10% 4.54% 1.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.28% 9.20% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 10
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -23.81%
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -20.00%

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 157 326 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 25.36% 49.32% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 109 303 197
Slough median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% -10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £25,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £74,250
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -5.00%

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 2018.

Salary histogram for WCF in Slough

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for WCF.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (84.62%) .NET Framework
4 10 (76.92%) Entity Framework
4 10 (76.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (69.23%) CSS
5 9 (69.23%) HTML
5 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
5 9 (69.23%) SQL
6 8 (61.54%) IIS
6 8 (61.54%) OO
6 8 (61.54%) OOD
6 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (61.54%) ReSharper
6 8 (61.54%) Refactoring
6 8 (61.54%) LINQ
6 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 8 (61.54%) jQuery
6 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (61.54%) .NET Core
6 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET Core
6 8 (61.54%) Problem-Solving

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 8 (61.54%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.69%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) ReSharper
1 8 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (15.38%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) C# Developer
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Applications Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Applications Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Application Developer
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior VB.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (84.62%) .NET Framework
4 10 (76.92%) Entity Framework
4 10 (76.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (69.23%) CSS
5 9 (69.23%) HTML
6 8 (61.54%) .NET Core
6 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET Core
6 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (61.54%) jQuery
6 8 (61.54%) LINQ
7 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
8 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (23.08%) WPF
9 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (15.38%) RESTful
9 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 8 (61.54%) OO
2 8 (61.54%) OOD
2 8 (61.54%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (61.54%) Refactoring
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) SOLID
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
5 1 (7.69%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) F#
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft