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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 37 32 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 43 52 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.56% 7.87% 3.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.28% 17.57% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37 50 27
Average salary £40,000 £49,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.59% +24.37%
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
193 296 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 29.47% 44.78% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 173 244 248
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 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 30 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 81 (100.00%) C#
1 81 (100.00%) .NET
1 81 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 78 (96.30%) SQL Server
3 73 (90.12%) MVC
3 73 (90.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 58 (71.60%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (67.90%) Subversion
6 49 (60.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 46 (56.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 41 (50.62%) SQL
9 39 (48.15%) Web Services
10 38 (46.91%) Windows
11 37 (45.68%) LINQ
12 36 (44.44%) SOA
12 36 (44.44%) IIS
13 35 (43.21%) TDD
13 35 (43.21%) SQL Server 2008
14 33 (40.74%) T-SQL
15 32 (39.51%) SOAP
15 32 (39.51%) Rhino Mocks
16 30 (37.04%) Scrum
16 30 (37.04%) NUnit
17 28 (34.57%) Windows Server 2003
17 28 (34.57%) Tomcat
17 28 (34.57%) SQL Server 2005
18 27 (33.33%) Ajax
18 27 (33.33%) .NET Framework
19 26 (32.10%) Social Network
19 26 (32.10%) NHibernate

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 36 (44.44%) IIS
2 28 (34.57%) Tomcat
3 24 (29.63%) K2 blackpearl
4 22 (27.16%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.86%) HTTP
2 24 (29.63%) TCP/IP
2 24 (29.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (96.30%) SQL Server
2 49 (60.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 35 (43.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (34.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (27.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 55 (67.90%) Subversion
2 32 (39.51%) Rhino Mocks
3 30 (37.04%) NUnit
4 22 (27.16%) Git (software)
5 11 (13.58%) Visual Studio
6 8 (9.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (8.64%) SoapUI
8 4 (4.94%) NSubstitute
8 4 (4.94%) MSTest
General
1 7 (8.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.70%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Legal
3 2 (2.47%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 76 (93.83%) Developer
2 35 (43.21%) .NET Developer
3 16 (19.75%) C# Developer
4 10 (12.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.17%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (2.47%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.23%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (1.23%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.23%) C# Software Engineer
10 1 (1.23%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (100.00%) .NET
1 81 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 73 (90.12%) ASP.NET MVC
3 46 (56.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 39 (48.15%) Web Services
5 37 (45.68%) LINQ
6 32 (39.51%) SOAP
7 27 (33.33%) Ajax
7 27 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 26 (32.10%) NHibernate
8 26 (32.10%) MonoRail
8 26 (32.10%) Castle Windsor
8 26 (32.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 25 (30.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 25 (30.86%) REST
10 23 (28.40%) MSMQ
11 20 (24.69%) Razor View Engine
12 17 (20.99%) jQuery
13 13 (16.05%) XML
14 8 (9.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.10%) Social Network
2 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (46.91%) Windows
2 28 (34.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (29.63%) CentOS
4 24 (29.63%) Linux
5 7 (8.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (90.12%) MVC
2 58 (71.60%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (44.44%) SOA
4 35 (43.21%) TDD
5 30 (37.04%) Scrum
6 26 (32.10%) OO
6 26 (32.10%) Web Application Development
7 12 (14.81%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.64%) OOD
8 7 (8.64%) Multithreading
8 7 (8.64%) UML
9 5 (6.17%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.94%) BDD
10 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.94%) Workflow
11 1 (1.23%) B2B
11 1 (1.23%) OOP
11 1 (1.23%) CRM
11 1 (1.23%) Software Architecture
11 1 (1.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) C#
2 41 (50.62%) SQL
3 33 (40.74%) T-SQL
4 26 (32.10%) Java
5 17 (20.99%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.64%) C++
7 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.23%) VC++
Vendors
1 22 (27.16%) Telerik
2 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle
4 1 (1.23%) Genesys
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