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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 37 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 30 47 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.27% 7.85% 5.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.15% 17.87% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 47 45
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £65,500 £70,000
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
198 263 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 34.80% 43.91% 41.15%
Number of salaries quoted 185 223 291
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £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
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 November 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 74 (100.00%) C#
2 73 (98.65%) .NET
3 71 (95.95%) ASP.NET
4 69 (93.24%) SQL Server
4 69 (93.24%) MVC
5 66 (89.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 64 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (67.57%) Subversion
8 42 (56.76%) SQL
9 39 (52.70%) TDD
10 38 (51.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 37 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 36 (48.65%) Scrum
13 35 (47.30%) LINQ
13 35 (47.30%) SQL Server 2012
14 34 (45.95%) IIS
14 34 (45.95%) SOA
15 33 (44.59%) NUnit
15 33 (44.59%) Rhino Mocks
16 32 (43.24%) Windows
16 32 (43.24%) Tomcat
17 31 (41.89%) Web Services
18 30 (40.54%) Java
19 29 (39.19%) T-SQL
20 28 (37.84%) Windows Server 2003
20 28 (37.84%) SQL Server 2005
21 27 (36.49%) Ajax
21 27 (36.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 27 (36.49%) ASP.NET Web API
22 26 (35.14%) Castle Windsor

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 34 (45.95%) IIS
2 32 (43.24%) Tomcat
3 25 (33.78%) K2 blackpearl
4 23 (31.08%) Apache
5 1 (1.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (35.14%) HTTP
2 25 (33.78%) TCP/IP
2 25 (33.78%) SSL
3 1 (1.35%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (93.24%) SQL Server
2 38 (51.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (47.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 28 (37.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 23 (31.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 50 (67.57%) Subversion
2 33 (44.59%) NUnit
2 33 (44.59%) Rhino Mocks
3 23 (31.08%) Git (software)
4 8 (10.81%) Visual Studio
5 7 (9.46%) NSubstitute
5 7 (9.46%) MSTest
6 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (9.46%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.05%) Finance
3 2 (2.70%) Automotive
3 2 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (100.00%) Developer
2 34 (45.95%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.22%) Software Developer
4 11 (14.86%) C# Developer
5 8 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.35%) Lead Developer
8 1 (1.35%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (1.35%) WinForms Developer
8 1 (1.35%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (98.65%) .NET
2 71 (95.95%) ASP.NET
3 66 (89.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 35 (47.30%) LINQ
6 31 (41.89%) Web Services
7 27 (36.49%) Ajax
7 27 (36.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 27 (36.49%) ASP.NET Web API
8 26 (35.14%) MonoRail
8 26 (35.14%) Castle Windsor
8 26 (35.14%) REST
8 26 (35.14%) NHibernate
8 26 (35.14%) .NET Framework
8 26 (35.14%) SOAP
9 24 (32.43%) MSMQ
10 12 (16.22%) Razor View Engine
11 11 (14.86%) jQuery
12 8 (10.81%) CSS
13 7 (9.46%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.14%) Social Network
2 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.24%) Windows
2 28 (37.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (33.78%) CentOS
4 25 (33.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (93.24%) MVC
2 64 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (52.70%) TDD
4 36 (48.65%) Scrum
5 34 (45.95%) SOA
6 26 (35.14%) Web Application Development
6 26 (35.14%) OO
7 9 (12.16%) Software Engineering
8 8 (10.81%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.81%) BDD
9 7 (9.46%) Mentoring
9 7 (9.46%) Workflow
10 1 (1.35%) OOD
10 1 (1.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) C#
2 42 (56.76%) SQL
3 30 (40.54%) Java
4 29 (39.19%) T-SQL
5 11 (14.86%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) Telerik
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle
Basingstoke
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £37500 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago