Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 85 83
Rank change year-on-year +22 -2 +21
Permanent jobs citing WCF 33 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.41% 0.67% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.53% 2.26% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 36 6 20
Watford median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -21.21% +32.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £22,500 £29,400
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,625 £55,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% -15.00% +5.26%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 438 310 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 45.25% 29.64% 32.25%
Number of salaries quoted 377 285 269
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £76,000 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

WCF
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing WCF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for WCF in Watford

WCF
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for WCF in Watford

WCF
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WCF in Watford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WCF in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for WCF.

1 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (93.94%) MVC
3 29 (87.88%) Dependency Injection
4 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
5 21 (63.64%) TDD
6 20 (60.61%) Google
6 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET
6 20 (60.61%) Games
6 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (60.61%) Domain-Driven Design
6 20 (60.61%) Android
6 20 (60.61%) iPhone
6 20 (60.61%) Node.js
6 20 (60.61%) Ninject
6 20 (60.61%) Web Application Development
6 20 (60.61%) Mobile App
6 20 (60.61%) KnockoutJS
6 20 (60.61%) SQL Server 2016
6 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 20 (60.61%) Google Play
7 13 (39.39%) WPF
8 10 (30.30%) SOAP
8 10 (30.30%) Web Services
8 10 (30.30%) OOP
8 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (30.30%) MongoDB
9 9 (27.27%) UX Design

WCF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 20 (60.61%) Google Play
2 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
2 20 (60.61%) SQL Server 2016
3 10 (30.30%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (60.61%) Games
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 31 (93.94%) .NET Developer
3 20 (60.61%) Digital Developer
4 12 (36.36%) C# Developer
5 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 11 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (30.30%) Azure Developer
7 9 (27.27%) Agile .NET Developer
7 9 (27.27%) Agile C# Developer
7 9 (27.27%) Agile Developer
8 8 (24.24%) Senior C# Developer
8 8 (24.24%) Senior Developer
9 7 (21.21%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (21.21%) Senior Agile Developer
9 7 (21.21%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 3 (9.09%) MongoDB Developer
11 2 (6.06%) C# WCF Developer
11 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
11 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Developer
11 2 (6.06%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET
2 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC
2 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 20 (60.61%) KnockoutJS
2 20 (60.61%) Ninject
2 20 (60.61%) Node.js
3 13 (39.39%) WPF
4 10 (30.30%) SOAP
4 10 (30.30%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (60.61%) iPhone
1 20 (60.61%) Mobile App
2 9 (27.27%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (93.94%) MVC
3 29 (87.88%) Dependency Injection
4 21 (63.64%) TDD
5 20 (60.61%) Domain-Driven Design
5 20 (60.61%) Web Application Development
6 10 (30.30%) OOP
7 9 (27.27%) Creative Thinking
7 9 (27.27%) Innovative Thinking
7 9 (27.27%) UX Design
8 2 (6.06%) SDLC
9 1 (3.03%) Front End Development
9 1 (3.03%) Line Management
9 1 (3.03%) Logistics
9 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (3.03%) Scrum
9 1 (3.03%) SOLID
9 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.03%) Strategic Thinking
9 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Google
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft