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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 37 29 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +23
Permanent jobs citing WCF 44 52 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.45% 7.90% 3.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.89% 16.99% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 38 50 26
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
201 306 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 29.47% 46.50% 39.43%
Number of salaries quoted 178 256 256
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £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 16 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 16 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 82 (100.00%) C#
1 82 (100.00%) .NET
2 81 (98.78%) ASP.NET
3 80 (97.56%) SQL Server
4 72 (87.80%) MVC
5 71 (86.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 57 (69.51%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (67.07%) Subversion
8 51 (62.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 46 (56.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 40 (48.78%) Web Services
11 39 (47.56%) LINQ
12 38 (46.34%) SQL
12 38 (46.34%) Windows
13 36 (43.90%) SOA
13 36 (43.90%) IIS
14 34 (41.46%) TDD
15 33 (40.24%) SQL Server 2008
15 33 (40.24%) Rhino Mocks
16 32 (39.02%) SOAP
17 31 (37.80%) T-SQL
18 30 (36.59%) NUnit
18 30 (36.59%) Scrum
19 27 (32.93%) Ajax
20 26 (31.71%) SQL Server 2005
20 26 (31.71%) NHibernate
20 26 (31.71%) Social Network
20 26 (31.71%) MonoRail
20 26 (31.71%) Castle Windsor
20 26 (31.71%) Web Application Development

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 (43.90%) IIS
2 26 (31.71%) Tomcat
3 22 (26.83%) K2 blackpearl
4 20 (24.39%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
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 80 (97.56%) SQL Server
2 51 (62.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 33 (40.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (31.71%) 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 30 (36.59%) NUnit
4 20 (24.39%) Git (software)
5 11 (13.41%) Visual Studio
6 10 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (10.98%) SoapUI
8 4 (4.88%) MSTest
8 4 (4.88%) NSubstitute
General
1 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.66%) Legal
2 3 (3.66%) Finance
3 2 (2.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 77 (93.90%) Developer
2 36 (43.90%) .NET Developer
3 15 (18.29%) C# Developer
4 11 (13.41%) Software Developer
5 8 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (8.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (8.54%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (6.10%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.44%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Senior C# Developer
11 1 (1.22%) C# Software Engineer
11 1 (1.22%) Senior Web Developer
11 1 (1.22%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (100.00%) .NET
2 81 (98.78%) ASP.NET
3 71 (86.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 46 (56.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 40 (48.78%) Web Services
6 39 (47.56%) LINQ
7 32 (39.02%) SOAP
8 27 (32.93%) Ajax
9 26 (31.71%) NHibernate
9 26 (31.71%) MonoRail
9 26 (31.71%) Castle Windsor
10 25 (30.49%) .NET Framework
11 24 (29.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 23 (28.05%) ASP.NET Web API
12 23 (28.05%) REST
13 22 (26.83%) Razor View Engine
13 22 (26.83%) MSMQ
14 19 (23.17%) jQuery
15 16 (19.51%) XML
16 10 (12.20%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.71%) Social Network
2 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (46.34%) Windows
2 26 (31.71%) 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 72 (87.80%) MVC
2 57 (69.51%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (43.90%) SOA
4 34 (41.46%) TDD
5 30 (36.59%) Scrum
6 26 (31.71%) Web Application Development
6 26 (31.71%) OO
7 12 (14.63%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.98%) Multithreading
8 9 (10.98%) UML
8 9 (10.98%) OOD
9 6 (7.32%) Workflow
10 5 (6.10%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.88%) BDD
11 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.44%) Software Architecture
13 1 (1.22%) OOP
13 1 (1.22%) CRM
13 1 (1.22%) B2B
13 1 (1.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) C#
2 38 (46.34%) SQL
3 31 (37.80%) T-SQL
4 24 (29.27%) Java
5 19 (23.17%) JavaScript
6 9 (10.98%) C++
7 2 (2.44%) VC++
8 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 20 (24.39%) Telerik
2 16 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle
4 1 (1.22%) Thunderhead
4 1 (1.22%) Genesys
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