Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 57 88
Rank change year-on-year +14 +31 +3
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.61% 2.03% 1.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.79% 6.22% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 18
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -27.27% +15.79%
10th Percentile £36,750 £31,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £42,500 £62,625 £61,625
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -25.00% +17.65%

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 244 225 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 46.30% 32.61% 30.06%
Number of salaries quoted 228 200 320
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £32,250
90th Percentile £66,475 £75,000 £70,125
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) OO
1 19 (100.00%) MVC
2 18 (94.74%) Games
2 18 (94.74%) Domain-Driven Design
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (94.74%) CQRS
2 18 (94.74%) Web Application Development
2 18 (94.74%) BDD
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server 2016
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 18 (94.74%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) TDD
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
2 18 (94.74%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.26%) NUnit
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Moq
1 1 (5.26%) NUnit
General
1 18 (94.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (94.74%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) MVC
1 19 (100.00%) OO
2 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) BDD
2 18 (94.74%) CQRS
2 18 (94.74%) Domain-Driven Design
2 18 (94.74%) TDD
2 18 (94.74%) Web Application Development
3 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft