Period
to 5 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 98 102 54
Rank change year-on-year +4 -48 +35
Permanent jobs citing WCF 50 125 257
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 2.17% 2.91% 4.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.56% 7.90% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 51 104 242
Median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +15.79% -9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,375 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £68,750 £63,625
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 Surrey with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 900 1,583 2,278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 39.08% 36.85% 44.05%
Number of salaries quoted 763 1,314 1,987
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.79% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Surrey

WCF
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WCF in Surrey.

Salary trend for WCF in Surrey

WCF
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing WCF in Surrey over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

Salary histogram for WCF in Surrey

WCF
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 5 June 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +54 24 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Woking +12 7 £57,500 +53.33%
Camberley +7 5 £65,500 +13.91%
Reigate +4 4 - -
Farnham -1 4 £47,500 +5.56%
Egham - 2 £42,500 -
WCF
South East

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for WCF.

1 49 (98.00%) .NET
2 47 (94.00%) C#
3 37 (74.00%) SQL Server
4 34 (68.00%) JavaScript
4 34 (68.00%) ASP.NET
4 34 (68.00%) MVC
5 33 (66.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (64.00%) CSS
6 32 (64.00%) HTML
7 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (58.00%) Greenfield Project
9 26 (52.00%) AngularJS
10 24 (48.00%) TDD
11 15 (30.00%) SQL
12 14 (28.00%) Azure
13 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
14 10 (20.00%) WPF
15 9 (18.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (16.00%) LINQ
16 8 (16.00%) Web Services
16 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
17 7 (14.00%) Finance
17 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
17 7 (14.00%) jQuery
17 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
17 7 (14.00%) Xamarin
17 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET Web API
18 6 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
18 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
18 6 (12.00%) Scrum

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) Azure
2 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (74.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (8.00%) JMeter
1 4 (8.00%) Postman
1 4 (8.00%) Selenium
1 4 (8.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (8.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) MSTest
2 2 (4.00%) Ranorex
2 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Electronics
2 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (10.00%) Marketing
2 5 (10.00%) Public Sector
2 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 36 (72.00%) Developer
1 36 (72.00%) Software Developer
2 31 (62.00%) .NET Developer
2 31 (62.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Principal Software Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (98.00%) .NET
2 34 (68.00%) ASP.NET
3 33 (66.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (64.00%) CSS
4 32 (64.00%) HTML
5 26 (52.00%) AngularJS
6 10 (20.00%) WPF
7 9 (18.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (16.00%) LINQ
8 8 (16.00%) Web Services
9 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (14.00%) jQuery
10 5 (10.00%) .NET Core
10 5 (10.00%) REST
10 5 (10.00%) SOAP
11 4 (8.00%) JSON
11 4 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (8.00%) RESTful
11 4 (8.00%) XML
11 4 (8.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (58.00%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) MVC
2 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (48.00%) TDD
4 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (12.00%) Scrum
8 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.00%) DevOps
8 5 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (10.00%) Programme Management
9 4 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (8.00%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (8.00%) Load Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Manual Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Performance Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Security Testing
9 4 (8.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (94.00%) C#
2 34 (68.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (30.00%) SQL
4 4 (8.00%) Java
4 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Xamarin
2 5 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (4.00%) TOWER Software
4 1 (2.00%) DevExpress