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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 40 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 29 37 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.78% 6.58% 6.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.36% 13.91% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 55
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 £37,500 £38,500 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,875 £62,500 £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
217 266 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 35.75% 47.33% 42.67%
Number of salaries quoted 197 221 340
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £56,500
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 19 December 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 70 (100.00%) C#
2 69 (98.57%) .NET
3 66 (94.29%) ASP.NET
4 64 (91.43%) SQL Server
4 64 (91.43%) MVC
5 63 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (87.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 47 (67.14%) Subversion
8 39 (55.71%) TDD
9 38 (54.29%) SQL
10 36 (51.43%) LINQ
11 35 (50.00%) Scrum
12 32 (45.71%) SOA
12 32 (45.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 32 (45.71%) IIS
12 32 (45.71%) NUnit
12 32 (45.71%) Rhino Mocks
13 31 (44.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 31 (44.29%) Windows
14 30 (42.86%) Tomcat
15 29 (41.43%) SQL Server 2012
16 28 (40.00%) Java
17 27 (38.57%) T-SQL
17 27 (38.57%) Web Services
17 27 (38.57%) ASP.NET Web API
18 26 (37.14%) Ajax
19 25 (35.71%) NHibernate
19 25 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 25 (35.71%) MonoRail
19 25 (35.71%) Castle Windsor

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 32 (45.71%) IIS
2 30 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 23 (32.86%) K2 blackpearl
4 21 (30.00%) Apache
5 1 (1.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (34.29%) HTTP
2 23 (32.86%) TCP/IP
2 23 (32.86%) SSL
3 1 (1.43%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (91.43%) SQL Server
2 32 (45.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (41.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (34.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 47 (67.14%) Subversion
2 32 (45.71%) NUnit
2 32 (45.71%) Rhino Mocks
3 21 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (15.71%) Visual Studio
5 7 (10.00%) NSubstitute
5 7 (10.00%) MSTest
6 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.43%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (100.00%) Developer
2 33 (47.14%) .NET Developer
3 12 (17.14%) C# Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 8 (11.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.43%) Lead Developer
8 1 (1.43%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (1.43%) WinForms Developer
8 1 (1.43%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (98.57%) .NET
2 66 (94.29%) ASP.NET
3 61 (87.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (51.43%) LINQ
5 31 (44.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 27 (38.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 27 (38.57%) Web Services
7 26 (37.14%) Ajax
8 25 (35.71%) NHibernate
8 25 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 25 (35.71%) MonoRail
8 25 (35.71%) Castle Windsor
9 24 (34.29%) REST
9 24 (34.29%) .NET Framework
9 24 (34.29%) SOAP
10 22 (31.43%) MSMQ
11 9 (12.86%) jQuery
12 8 (11.43%) Razor View Engine
12 8 (11.43%) WinForms
12 8 (11.43%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.71%) Social Network
2 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.29%) Windows
2 24 (34.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 24 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (32.86%) CentOS
3 23 (32.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (91.43%) MVC
2 63 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (55.71%) TDD
4 35 (50.00%) Scrum
5 32 (45.71%) SOA
6 25 (35.71%) Web Application Development
6 25 (35.71%) OO
7 9 (12.86%) Software Engineering
8 8 (11.43%) Unit Testing
8 8 (11.43%) BDD
9 7 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.00%) Workflow
10 3 (4.29%) Time Management
11 1 (1.43%) CRM
11 1 (1.43%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) C#
2 38 (54.29%) SQL
3 28 (40.00%) Java
4 27 (38.57%) T-SQL
5 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 21 (30.00%) Telerik
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
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