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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 38 33 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Permanent jobs citing WCF 44 49 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.97% 7.54% 3.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.46% 15.76% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 38 47 24
Average salary £40,000 £52,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
205 311 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 27.82% 47.85% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 177 263 245
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 82 (100.00%) C#
1 82 (100.00%) .NET
2 81 (98.78%) SQL Server
3 80 (97.56%) ASP.NET
4 70 (85.37%) MVC
5 69 (84.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 55 (67.07%) Subversion
7 53 (64.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 48 (58.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 40 (48.78%) Web Services
10 38 (46.34%) Windows
10 38 (46.34%) LINQ
11 37 (45.12%) SQL
12 35 (42.68%) IIS
12 35 (42.68%) SOA
13 33 (40.24%) TDD
13 33 (40.24%) Rhino Mocks
14 32 (39.02%) SQL Server 2008
14 32 (39.02%) SOAP
15 29 (35.37%) T-SQL
15 29 (35.37%) NUnit
15 29 (35.37%) Scrum
16 27 (32.93%) SQL Server 2005
16 27 (32.93%) Windows Server 2003
16 27 (32.93%) OO
17 26 (31.71%) NHibernate
17 26 (31.71%) Social Network
17 26 (31.71%) Ajax
17 26 (31.71%) MonoRail
17 26 (31.71%) Castle Windsor

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 35 (42.68%) IIS
2 25 (30.49%) Tomcat
3 22 (26.83%) K2 blackpearl
4 20 (24.39%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.05%) HTTP
2 22 (26.83%) TCP/IP
2 22 (26.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (98.78%) SQL Server
2 53 (64.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 32 (39.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (32.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (24.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 55 (67.07%) Subversion
2 33 (40.24%) Rhino Mocks
3 29 (35.37%) NUnit
4 20 (24.39%) Git (software)
5 9 (10.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (10.98%) Visual Studio
5 9 (10.98%) SoapUI
6 3 (3.66%) NSubstitute
6 3 (3.66%) MSTest
General
1 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.66%) Legal
3 2 (2.44%) Finance
3 2 (2.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 77 (93.90%) Developer
2 38 (46.34%) .NET Developer
3 13 (15.85%) C# Developer
4 10 (12.20%) Software Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.10%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.44%) C# Software Developer
11 1 (1.22%) Agile .NET Developer
11 1 (1.22%) Senior C# Developer
11 1 (1.22%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (100.00%) .NET
2 80 (97.56%) ASP.NET
3 69 (84.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 48 (58.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 40 (48.78%) Web Services
6 38 (46.34%) LINQ
7 32 (39.02%) SOAP
8 26 (31.71%) MonoRail
8 26 (31.71%) Ajax
8 26 (31.71%) NHibernate
8 26 (31.71%) Castle Windsor
9 25 (30.49%) .NET Framework
10 24 (29.27%) Razor View Engine
11 23 (28.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 23 (28.05%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (28.05%) REST
12 22 (26.83%) MSMQ
13 18 (21.95%) jQuery
14 16 (19.51%) XML
15 9 (10.98%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.71%) Social Network
2 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (46.34%) Windows
2 27 (32.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (28.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (26.83%) CentOS
4 22 (26.83%) Linux
5 9 (10.98%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (85.37%) MVC
2 35 (42.68%) SOA
3 33 (40.24%) TDD
4 29 (35.37%) Scrum
5 27 (32.93%) OO
6 26 (31.71%) Web Application Development
7 11 (13.41%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.98%) OOD
8 9 (10.98%) Multithreading
8 9 (10.98%) UML
9 6 (7.32%) Workflow
10 3 (3.66%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.66%) BDD
11 2 (2.44%) Software Architecture
11 2 (2.44%) OOP
11 2 (2.44%) CRM
12 1 (1.22%) B2B
12 1 (1.22%) User Acceptance Testing
12 1 (1.22%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (1.22%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (45.12%) SQL
3 29 (35.37%) T-SQL
4 23 (28.05%) Java
5 18 (21.95%) JavaScript
6 9 (10.98%) C++
7 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.44%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 20 (24.39%) Telerik
2 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.10%) Oracle
4 2 (2.44%) Genesys
5 1 (1.22%) Thunderhead
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
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Posted: 3 days ago
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