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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 48 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs citing WCF 14 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 3.42% 5.33% 6.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.81% 10.17% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 15
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,864 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +6.30%
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
241 177 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 58.92% 52.37% 46.86%
Number of salaries quoted 190 154 94
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 October 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (95.00%) C#
2 19 (95.00%) MVC
3 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (55.00%) OO
5 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) Scrum
6 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (35.00%) OOD
7 7 (35.00%) HTML
7 7 (35.00%) SQL
7 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (30.00%) SOAP
8 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (25.00%) WinForms
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (25.00%) XML
9 5 (25.00%) XSLT
9 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 5 (25.00%) WSDL
9 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
10 4 (20.00%) TDD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) NUnit
2 3 (15.00%) Subversion
2 3 (15.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 6 (30.00%) SOAP
5 5 (25.00%) WinForms
5 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (25.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) XSLT
5 5 (25.00%) WSDL
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
5 5 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
6 3 (15.00%) Ajax
6 3 (15.00%) MonoRail
6 3 (15.00%) jQuery
6 3 (15.00%) LINQ
6 3 (15.00%) NHibernate
6 3 (15.00%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) MVC
2 11 (55.00%) OO
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) Scrum
5 7 (35.00%) OOD
6 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (20.00%) TDD
9 3 (15.00%) CRM
9 3 (15.00%) Web Application Development
10 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
10 1 (5.00%) Document Management
10 1 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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