Period
to 21 September 2019

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 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 113 73 87
Rank change year-on-year -40 +14 -26
Permanent jobs citing WCF 91 203 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.27% 3.85% 3.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.86% 9.42% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 86 184 174
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,000 £64,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11% +5.88%

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 1,327 2,156 2,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 33.03% 40.86% 35.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,150 1,869 1,757
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £77,625 £68,750 £65,000
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 percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Surrey

WCF
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF in Surrey.

Salary trend for WCF in Surrey

WCF
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

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 21 September 2019. 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
Leatherhead -4 19 £55,000 - 1
Reigate -5 19 £75,000 +57.89% 4
Chertsey +10 7 £50,000 -16.67%
Egham - 7 £60,000 -
Dorking -3 6 £35,000 -51.05%
Redhill -3 6 £42,500 - 1
Woking -17 6 £50,500 -8.18%
Guildford +2 5 £65,000 +85.71% 1
Staines +3 4 £50,000 -9.09%
Farnham +19 3 £42,500 -29.17%
Epsom +4 2 £62,500 +92.31% 1
WCF
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 91 (100.00%) C#
2 75 (82.42%) .NET
3 53 (58.24%) SQL Server
4 52 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 52 (57.14%) MVC
4 52 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (47.25%) ASP.NET
6 37 (40.66%) Microsoft
7 36 (39.56%) CSS
7 36 (39.56%) HTML
8 35 (38.46%) Scrum
9 34 (37.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 33 (36.26%) Azure
11 32 (35.16%) AngularJS
12 31 (34.07%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (34.07%) TDD
13 27 (29.67%) WPF
13 27 (29.67%) SQL
14 25 (27.47%) Git (software)
14 25 (27.47%) REST
14 25 (27.47%) SOLID
15 24 (26.37%) jQuery
16 23 (25.27%) Visual Studio
16 23 (25.27%) Finance
17 22 (24.18%) Software Engineering
18 21 (23.08%) .NET Framework
18 21 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 20 (21.98%) Web Services
20 19 (20.88%) WinForms
21 18 (19.78%) NUnit

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 6 (6.59%) WordPress
2 4 (4.40%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (36.26%) Azure
2 7 (7.69%) GitHub
3 4 (4.40%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (4.40%) Power Platform
4 2 (2.20%) Apigee
4 2 (2.20%) SaaS
5 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (58.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) Power BI
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (37.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (27.47%) Git (software)
3 23 (25.27%) Visual Studio
4 18 (19.78%) NUnit
5 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (3.30%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.30%) Selenium
6 3 (3.30%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.30%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.20%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (2.20%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.10%) Sourcetree
General
1 23 (25.27%) Finance
2 8 (8.79%) Marketing
3 6 (6.59%) Electronics
3 6 (6.59%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.59%) Public Sector
3 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.40%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.30%) Games
5 3 (3.30%) Retail
6 2 (2.20%) Legal
7 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 74 (81.32%) Developer
2 35 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 33 (36.26%) C# Developer
4 22 (24.18%) Senior Developer
5 20 (21.98%) Software Developer
6 14 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (13.19%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (13.19%) Senior Software Developer
8 11 (12.09%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (10.99%) Full Stack Developer
9 10 (10.99%) Senior C# Developer
10 9 (9.89%) Software Engineer
11 8 (8.79%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (8.79%) Senior .NET Software Developer
12 7 (7.69%) C# WCF Developer
12 7 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 7 (7.69%) WCF Developer
13 6 (6.59%) .NET Software Engineer
13 6 (6.59%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 6 (6.59%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (82.42%) .NET
2 43 (47.25%) ASP.NET
3 36 (39.56%) CSS
3 36 (39.56%) HTML
4 32 (35.16%) AngularJS
5 31 (34.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (29.67%) WPF
7 25 (27.47%) REST
8 24 (26.37%) jQuery
9 21 (23.08%) .NET Framework
9 21 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 20 (21.98%) Web Services
11 19 (20.88%) WinForms
12 16 (17.58%) SOAP
13 14 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (9.89%) Entity Framework
14 9 (9.89%) LINQ
15 8 (8.79%) .NET Core
15 8 (8.79%) Velocity
16 5 (5.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.49%) Algorithms
3 4 (4.40%) LIMS
4 3 (3.30%) PMI
5 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.10%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.20%) Windows
2 1 (1.10%) Linux
2 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 52 (57.14%) MVC
2 35 (38.46%) Scrum
3 31 (34.07%) TDD
4 25 (27.47%) SOLID
5 22 (24.18%) Software Engineering
6 16 (17.58%) SDLC
6 16 (17.58%) Test Automation
7 15 (16.48%) DevOps
7 15 (16.48%) OO
8 14 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
9 13 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
9 13 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 11 (12.09%) BDD
10 11 (12.09%) Microservices
10 11 (12.09%) Refactoring
10 11 (12.09%) Sprint Planning
10 11 (12.09%) Sprint Retrospective
10 11 (12.09%) Technical Debt
10 11 (12.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 27 (29.67%) SQL
4 14 (15.38%) Java
5 13 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 12 (13.19%) Python
7 11 (12.09%) C++
8 6 (6.59%) PHP
9 3 (3.30%) C
10 2 (2.20%) ANSI SQL
10 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.20%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) PMO
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (9.89%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 37 (40.66%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.59%) Oracle
2 6 (6.59%) SAP
3 4 (4.40%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.10%) Google