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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 40 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 29 48 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.08% 7.72% 5.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.87% 17.58% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 28 48 42
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,875 £70,000 £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
195 273 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 34.15% 43.89% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 182 227 283
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £31,500
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 24 November 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 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 73 (100.00%) C#
2 72 (98.63%) .NET
3 70 (95.89%) ASP.NET
4 68 (93.15%) SQL Server
4 68 (93.15%) MVC
5 65 (89.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 62 (84.93%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (67.12%) Subversion
8 42 (57.53%) SQL
9 38 (52.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 37 (50.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 37 (50.68%) TDD
11 35 (47.95%) SQL Server 2012
12 34 (46.58%) Scrum
13 33 (45.21%) LINQ
13 33 (45.21%) IIS
13 33 (45.21%) Windows
13 33 (45.21%) SOA
14 31 (42.47%) Tomcat
14 31 (42.47%) Web Services
14 31 (42.47%) NUnit
14 31 (42.47%) Rhino Mocks
15 29 (39.73%) SQL Server 2005
15 29 (39.73%) T-SQL
15 29 (39.73%) Java
15 29 (39.73%) Windows Server 2003
16 27 (36.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 27 (36.99%) ASP.NET Web API
17 26 (35.62%) REST
17 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2008

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 33 (45.21%) IIS
2 31 (42.47%) Tomcat
3 25 (34.25%) K2 blackpearl
4 23 (31.51%) Apache
5 1 (1.37%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (35.62%) HTTP
2 25 (34.25%) TCP/IP
2 25 (34.25%) SSL
3 1 (1.37%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (93.15%) SQL Server
2 38 (52.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (47.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (39.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 23 (31.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 49 (67.12%) Subversion
2 31 (42.47%) NUnit
2 31 (42.47%) Rhino Mocks
3 23 (31.51%) Git (software)
4 8 (10.96%) Visual Studio
5 6 (8.22%) NSubstitute
5 6 (8.22%) MSTest
6 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Legal
3 2 (2.74%) Automotive
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (100.00%) Developer
2 33 (45.21%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.44%) C# Developer
4 11 (15.07%) Software Developer
5 8 (10.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (10.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (1.37%) WinForms Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (98.63%) .NET
2 70 (95.89%) ASP.NET
3 65 (89.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (50.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 33 (45.21%) LINQ
6 31 (42.47%) Web Services
7 27 (36.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 27 (36.99%) ASP.NET Web API
8 26 (35.62%) REST
8 26 (35.62%) SOAP
8 26 (35.62%) Ajax
8 26 (35.62%) .NET Framework
9 25 (34.25%) NHibernate
9 25 (34.25%) MonoRail
9 25 (34.25%) Castle Windsor
10 24 (32.88%) MSMQ
11 12 (16.44%) Razor View Engine
12 11 (15.07%) jQuery
13 7 (9.59%) WinForms
13 7 (9.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (34.25%) Social Network
2 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 33 (45.21%) Windows
2 29 (39.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (34.25%) CentOS
4 25 (34.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (93.15%) MVC
2 62 (84.93%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (50.68%) TDD
4 34 (46.58%) Scrum
5 33 (45.21%) SOA
6 25 (34.25%) Web Application Development
6 25 (34.25%) OO
7 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.59%) Unit Testing
8 7 (9.59%) BDD
9 6 (8.22%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.22%) Workflow
10 1 (1.37%) OOD
10 1 (1.37%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) C#
2 42 (57.53%) SQL
3 29 (39.73%) T-SQL
3 29 (39.73%) Java
4 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 23 (31.51%) Telerik
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle
Basingstoke
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £37500 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago