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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 46 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 11 44 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.51% 6.03% 7.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.91% 21.46% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 38 46
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £49,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -19.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
139 205 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 31.66% 28.08% 48.46%
Number of salaries quoted 119 176 266
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 August 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) MVC
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (68.75%) TDD
4 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
5 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 6 (37.50%) C++
7 5 (31.25%) HTML
7 5 (31.25%) Windows
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
7 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
8 4 (25.00%) Web Application Development
8 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (25.00%) HTTP
8 4 (25.00%) CSS
8 4 (25.00%) SOAP
9 3 (18.75%) XML
9 3 (18.75%) B2B
9 3 (18.75%) OO
9 3 (18.75%) NUnit
9 3 (18.75%) Ajax
9 3 (18.75%) Multithreading

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) K2 blackpearl
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) MSTest
2 3 (18.75%) Moq
2 3 (18.75%) NUnit
3 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) ReSharper
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 8 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
6 4 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (18.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
9 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) SOAP
6 3 (18.75%) XML
6 3 (18.75%) Ajax
6 3 (18.75%) JSON
6 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
7 2 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (12.50%) Ninject
7 2 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (12.50%) Spring.NET
7 2 (12.50%) RESTful
7 2 (12.50%) NHibernate
8 1 (6.25%) MSMQ
8 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) MVC
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
3 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) B2B
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Kanban
6 2 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
7 1 (6.25%) Information Security
7 1 (6.25%) Workflow
7 1 (6.25%) OOP
7 1 (6.25%) SOA
7 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) C++
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Telerik