The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 48 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 23 23 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.82% 4.78% 5.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 9.62% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 54
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £52,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
WCF
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
230 239 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 38.21% 49.69% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 207 198 364
Average salary £41,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

WCF
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

WCF Salary Trend in Basingstoke

WCF
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 56 (98.25%) C#
1 56 (98.25%) .NET
2 50 (87.72%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (87.72%) ASP.NET
3 48 (84.21%) SQL Server
3 48 (84.21%) MVC
4 45 (78.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 36 (63.16%) TDD
6 34 (59.65%) Scrum
7 32 (56.14%) LINQ
8 30 (52.63%) Subversion
9 29 (50.88%) NUnit
9 29 (50.88%) Rhino Mocks
10 25 (43.86%) SQL
11 23 (40.35%) Ajax
12 22 (38.60%) Castle Windsor
12 22 (38.60%) Web Application Development
13 21 (36.84%) Social Network
13 21 (36.84%) MonoRail
13 21 (36.84%) OO
13 21 (36.84%) NHibernate
14 19 (33.33%) SOA
14 19 (33.33%) IIS
14 19 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
15 18 (31.58%) Windows
16 17 (29.82%) Tomcat
17 15 (26.32%) T-SQL
17 15 (26.32%) Java
18 14 (24.56%) ASP.NET Web API
19 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (33.33%) IIS
2 17 (29.82%) Tomcat
3 10 (17.54%) K2 blackpearl
4 8 (14.04%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) HTTP
2 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
2 10 (17.54%) SSL
3 1 (1.75%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 19 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (14.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (52.63%) Subversion
2 29 (50.88%) NUnit
2 29 (50.88%) Rhino Mocks
3 13 (22.81%) Visual Studio
4 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
4 8 (14.04%) MSTest
5 7 (12.28%) NSubstitute
6 6 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.75%) Moq
General
1 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (96.49%) Developer
2 31 (54.39%) .NET Developer
3 11 (19.30%) Software Developer
3 11 (19.30%) C# Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Senior Developer
4 8 (14.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (14.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Web Developer
7 1 (1.75%) Tester
7 1 (1.75%) Lead Developer
7 1 (1.75%) QA Tester
7 1 (1.75%) Technical Tester
7 1 (1.75%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (1.75%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (1.75%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (98.25%) .NET
2 50 (87.72%) ASP.NET
3 45 (78.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (56.14%) LINQ
5 23 (40.35%) Ajax
6 22 (38.60%) Castle Windsor
7 21 (36.84%) MonoRail
7 21 (36.84%) NHibernate
8 14 (24.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 13 (22.81%) Web Services
10 12 (21.05%) WinForms
10 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (19.30%) REST
11 11 (19.30%) .NET Framework
11 11 (19.30%) SOAP
12 10 (17.54%) jQuery
13 9 (15.79%) MSMQ
14 8 (14.04%) CSS
15 7 (12.28%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) Social Network
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) NHS
3 1 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (17.54%) Linux
3 10 (17.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (87.72%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (84.21%) MVC
3 36 (63.16%) TDD
4 34 (59.65%) Scrum
5 22 (38.60%) Web Application Development
6 21 (36.84%) OO
7 19 (33.33%) SOA
8 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
8 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
8 8 (14.04%) BDD
9 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
9 7 (12.28%) Workflow
10 3 (5.26%) Time Management
11 2 (3.51%) CRM
12 1 (1.75%) Automated Testing
12 1 (1.75%) OOD
12 1 (1.75%) Dependency Injection
12 1 (1.75%) Kanban
12 1 (1.75%) Test Scripting
12 1 (1.75%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 56 (98.25%) C#
2 25 (43.86%) SQL
3 15 (26.32%) T-SQL
3 15 (26.32%) Java
4 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Telerik
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago