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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 46 38 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 15 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.22% 6.05% 4.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.62% 14.62% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 37
Average salary £48,750 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
174 260 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 37.34% 41.40% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 156 236 322
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 27 March 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 39 (97.50%) C#
1 39 (97.50%) .NET
2 34 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 30 (75.00%) ASP.NET
5 29 (72.50%) Scrum
6 27 (67.50%) MVC
7 26 (65.00%) TDD
8 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (55.00%) Rhino Mocks
9 22 (55.00%) NUnit
10 20 (50.00%) LINQ
11 19 (47.50%) Castle Windsor
11 19 (47.50%) Web Application Development
12 14 (35.00%) Subversion
13 13 (32.50%) Ajax
13 13 (32.50%) SQL
14 12 (30.00%) OO
14 12 (30.00%) NHibernate
14 12 (30.00%) Social Network
14 12 (30.00%) MonoRail
14 12 (30.00%) WinForms
15 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
15 11 (27.50%) Visual Studio
16 10 (25.00%) MSTest
17 8 (20.00%) WPF
18 7 (17.50%) Windows
18 7 (17.50%) Dependency Injection
18 7 (17.50%) Inversion of Control
18 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (15.00%) IIS
2 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (2.50%) Node.js
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.50%) SSL
1 1 (2.50%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (55.00%) NUnit
1 22 (55.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 14 (35.00%) Subversion
3 11 (27.50%) Visual Studio
4 10 (25.00%) MSTest
5 7 (17.50%) Moq
6 6 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (7.50%) NSubstitute
8 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (92.50%) Developer
2 26 (65.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.00%) WinForms Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Tester
7 1 (2.50%) QA Tester
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Tester
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (97.50%) .NET
2 30 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (50.00%) LINQ
5 19 (47.50%) Castle Windsor
6 13 (32.50%) Ajax
7 12 (30.00%) NHibernate
7 12 (30.00%) MonoRail
7 12 (30.00%) WinForms
8 8 (20.00%) WPF
9 7 (17.50%) Spring.NET
9 7 (17.50%) Ninject
9 7 (17.50%) Unity DI Container
10 5 (12.50%) jQuery
10 5 (12.50%) WSDL
10 5 (12.50%) XML
10 5 (12.50%) XSD
10 5 (12.50%) XSLT
11 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (7.50%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Social Network
2 7 (17.50%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (72.50%) Scrum
3 27 (67.50%) MVC
4 26 (65.00%) TDD
5 19 (47.50%) Web Application Development
6 12 (30.00%) OO
7 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (17.50%) Kanban
7 7 (17.50%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (12.50%) SOA
9 4 (10.00%) BDD
9 4 (10.00%) Time Management
9 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Workflow
10 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.00%) CRM
12 1 (2.50%) OOD
12 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
12 1 (2.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 39 (97.50%) C#
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.00%) Java
3 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Telerik
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago