The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 38 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 22 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 6.98% 7.08% 2.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.00% 12.77% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 6
Average salary £36,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.59% +12.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
Dorset

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 Bournemouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
200 235 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 63.49% 55.42% 54.57%
Number of salaries quoted 148 197 144
Average salary £39,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

WCF
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Bournemouth region.

WCF Salary Trend in Bournemouth

WCF
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 40 (100.00%) C#
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (92.50%) SQL Server
3 32 (80.00%) .NET Framework
4 29 (72.50%) SQL
5 28 (70.00%) Microsoft
6 26 (65.00%) T-SQL
6 26 (65.00%) Visual Studio
6 26 (65.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (57.50%) Degree
8 21 (52.50%) Software Engineering
9 20 (50.00%) VB
9 20 (50.00%) MS Excel
10 19 (47.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (47.50%) Windows
10 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
10 19 (47.50%) MVC
10 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (45.00%) MCPD
11 18 (45.00%) SAP Business One
11 18 (45.00%) MCTS
11 18 (45.00%) WinForms
11 18 (45.00%) VB6
11 18 (45.00%) COM
11 18 (45.00%) SAP
11 18 (45.00%) Crystal Reports
11 18 (45.00%) C++
11 18 (45.00%) VC++
11 18 (45.00%) Mentoring
12 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 4 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 20 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (45.00%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (92.50%) SQL Server
2 18 (45.00%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (12.50%) QlikView
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (12.50%) SQLite
4 5 (12.50%) SSDT
5 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (65.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 26 (65.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.00%) JIRA
3 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.50%) Subversion
4 2 (5.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (5.00%) MSTest
4 2 (5.00%) NUnit
General
1 5 (12.50%) Banking
2 4 (10.00%) Music Industry
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (97.50%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) Software Developer
3 14 (35.00%) .NET Developer
4 9 (22.50%) C# Developer
5 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Applications Developer
6 6 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Android Developer
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C# Application Developer
8 2 (5.00%) iOS Android Developer
8 2 (5.00%) iOS Developer
9 1 (2.50%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (2.50%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Engineering Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Release Manager
9 1 (2.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
3 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (45.00%) COM
4 18 (45.00%) WinForms
5 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (27.50%) Entity Framework
7 10 (25.00%) Web Services
8 9 (22.50%) SOAP
9 8 (20.00%) HTML
10 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (15.00%) WPF
12 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
12 5 (12.50%) jQuery
12 5 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (12.50%) REST
12 5 (12.50%) RESTful
12 5 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Android
2 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Software Engineering
2 19 (47.50%) MVC
3 18 (45.00%) Mentoring
4 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (30.00%) TDD
5 10 (25.00%) BDD
5 10 (25.00%) Scrum
6 7 (17.50%) SOA
6 7 (17.50%) SOLID
7 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.00%) Multithreading
8 5 (12.50%) AOP
8 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 5 (12.50%) Kanban
9 4 (10.00%) High Availability
9 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (72.50%) SQL
3 26 (65.00%) T-SQL
4 20 (50.00%) VB
5 18 (45.00%) C++
5 18 (45.00%) VB6
5 18 (45.00%) VC++
6 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
7 5 (12.50%) PL/SQL
8 4 (10.00%) Ruby
8 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) Degree
2 19 (47.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (45.00%) MCPD
3 18 (45.00%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (45.00%) SAP
3 5 (12.50%) Informatica
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 5 (12.50%) Splunk
4 2 (5.00%) Appcelerator
5 1 (2.50%) Sitecore