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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 31 31 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing WCF 38 55 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.76% 8.11% 4.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.65% 19.23% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 33 54 31
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
184 286 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 32.74% 42.18% 38.80%
Number of salaries quoted 171 237 246
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £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 23 October 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 77 (100.00%) C#
1 77 (100.00%) .NET
1 77 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 74 (96.10%) SQL Server
3 71 (92.21%) MVC
3 71 (92.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 59 (76.62%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (68.83%) Subversion
6 43 (55.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 43 (55.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 42 (54.55%) SQL
8 38 (49.35%) TDD
9 35 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 35 (45.45%) LINQ
10 34 (44.16%) Web Services
10 34 (44.16%) Windows
11 33 (42.86%) SOA
11 33 (42.86%) IIS
11 33 (42.86%) Rhino Mocks
12 32 (41.56%) T-SQL
13 31 (40.26%) NUnit
13 31 (40.26%) Scrum
14 29 (37.66%) SOAP
15 28 (36.36%) Tomcat
15 28 (36.36%) Ajax
15 28 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
15 28 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
16 27 (35.06%) NHibernate
16 27 (35.06%) OO
16 27 (35.06%) Social Network

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (42.86%) IIS
2 28 (36.36%) Tomcat
3 24 (31.17%) K2 blackpearl
4 22 (28.57%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Office
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.47%) HTTP
2 24 (31.17%) TCP/IP
2 24 (31.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (96.10%) SQL Server
2 43 (55.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 35 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 53 (68.83%) Subversion
2 33 (42.86%) Rhino Mocks
3 31 (40.26%) NUnit
4 22 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 10 (12.99%) Visual Studio
6 5 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (5.19%) MSTest
7 4 (5.19%) SoapUI
7 4 (5.19%) NSubstitute
General
1 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.90%) Legal
2 3 (3.90%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 73 (94.81%) Developer
2 35 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 15 (19.48%) C# Developer
4 10 (12.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (12.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (5.19%) C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (1.30%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.30%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (1.30%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (1.30%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (100.00%) .NET
1 77 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 71 (92.21%) ASP.NET MVC
3 43 (55.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 35 (45.45%) LINQ
5 34 (44.16%) Web Services
6 29 (37.66%) SOAP
7 28 (36.36%) Ajax
8 27 (35.06%) NHibernate
8 27 (35.06%) MonoRail
8 27 (35.06%) Castle Windsor
9 26 (33.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 25 (32.47%) .NET Framework
10 25 (32.47%) ASP.NET Web API
10 25 (32.47%) REST
11 22 (28.57%) MSMQ
12 17 (22.08%) Razor View Engine
13 13 (16.88%) jQuery
14 9 (11.69%) XML
15 5 (6.49%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (35.06%) Social Network
2 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (44.16%) Windows
2 28 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (31.17%) CentOS
4 24 (31.17%) Linux
5 4 (5.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (92.21%) MVC
2 59 (76.62%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (49.35%) TDD
4 33 (42.86%) SOA
5 31 (40.26%) Scrum
6 27 (35.06%) OO
6 27 (35.06%) Web Application Development
7 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.19%) BDD
9 4 (5.19%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.19%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.19%) UML
9 4 (5.19%) Workflow
9 4 (5.19%) OOD
10 1 (1.30%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.30%) Cyber Security
10 1 (1.30%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) C#
2 42 (54.55%) SQL
3 32 (41.56%) T-SQL
4 26 (33.77%) Java
5 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.19%) C++
Vendors
1 22 (28.57%) Telerik
2 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago