Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 49 77
Rank change year-on-year -7 +28 0
Permanent jobs citing WCF 21 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.58% 3.61% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.45% 7.77% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 6
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -23.81% -12.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £47,500 £56,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -18.37% -2.00%

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 201 309 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 34.24% 46.54% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 171 284 212
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £73,750
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -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 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for WCF in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (85.71%) C#
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 18 (85.71%) MVC
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (66.67%) OO
4 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (52.38%) .NET Framework
5 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (47.62%) Internet
5 10 (47.62%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) IIS
6 9 (42.86%) HTML
6 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 9 (42.86%) CSS
6 9 (42.86%) Games
6 9 (42.86%) BDD
6 9 (42.86%) Entity Framework
6 9 (42.86%) TDD
6 9 (42.86%) Web Application Development
6 9 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (33.33%) CQRS
7 7 (33.33%) .NET Core
7 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Core
7 7 (33.33%) Greenfield Project

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 10 (47.62%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Internet
2 3 (14.29%) Intranet
2 3 (14.29%) NAS
2 3 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (42.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 9 (42.86%) C# Developer
4 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (23.81%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (23.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Applications Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# Application Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (52.38%) .NET Framework
4 9 (42.86%) CSS
4 9 (42.86%) Entity Framework
4 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 9 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (33.33%) .NET Core
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Core
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (33.33%) jQuery
5 7 (33.33%) LINQ
6 5 (23.81%) Web Services
7 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
8 2 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (9.52%) MSMQ
8 2 (9.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) MVC
2 14 (66.67%) OO
3 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) BDD
4 9 (42.86%) TDD
4 9 (42.86%) Web Application Development
5 7 (33.33%) CQRS
5 7 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (33.33%) OOD
5 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (33.33%) Refactoring
6 3 (14.29%) High Availability
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL
6 3 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (9.52%) Kanban
7 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
7 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.52%) SOLID
7 2 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.52%) F#
5 2 (9.52%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (14.29%) Terminal Server
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Citrix
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 3 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (9.52%) Google