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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 52 53
Rank change year-on-year +17 +1  
Permanent jobs citing WCF 10 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.92% 1.25% 1.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.20% 5.15% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 9
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £46,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.93%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 122 136 171
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 35.67% 24.20% 29.64%
Number of salaries quoted 111 118 152
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing WCF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 15 (88.24%) C#
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) MVC
3 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
6 6 (35.29%) CSS
6 6 (35.29%) HTML
6 6 (35.29%) Web Development
7 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
7 5 (29.41%) Ajax
7 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
8 4 (23.53%) Web Services
8 4 (23.53%) XML
8 4 (23.53%) Windows
8 4 (23.53%) Logistics
9 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (17.65%) LINQ
9 3 (17.65%) OO
10 2 (11.76%) LDAP
10 2 (11.76%) CRM
10 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
10 2 (11.76%) MySQL
10 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
10 2 (11.76%) Internet
10 2 (11.76%) ERP

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
1 2 (11.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) CRM Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Internet Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
6 1 (5.88%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
4 5 (29.41%) Ajax
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
5 4 (23.53%) Web Services
5 4 (23.53%) XML
6 3 (17.65%) LINQ
7 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (11.76%) WinForms
7 2 (11.76%) WSDL
8 1 (5.88%) Code First Entity Framework
8 1 (5.88%) Node.js
8 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Xbox
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Web Development
3 4 (23.53%) Logistics
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 2 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) Software Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) SOLID
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.88%) CQRS
6 1 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Nintex
3 1 (5.88%) Google
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