The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 46 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 45 55 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.68% 6.63% 6.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.50% 12.01% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 42 53 49
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £32,000 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
WCF
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
600 458 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 62.37% 55.18% 64.34%
Number of salaries quoted 538 400 539
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

WCF
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

WCF Salary Trend in Brighton

WCF
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Brighton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

1 142 (98.61%) .NET
2 131 (90.97%) C#
3 121 (84.03%) ASP.NET
4 90 (62.50%) MVC
5 69 (47.92%) SQL Server
6 62 (43.06%) SQL
7 60 (41.67%) OO
8 57 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
8 57 (39.58%) TDD
9 53 (36.81%) HTML
10 51 (35.42%) WPF
11 50 (34.72%) WinForms
12 44 (30.56%) JavaScript
13 43 (29.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 42 (29.17%) VB
14 42 (29.17%) VB6
15 39 (27.08%) CSS
16 37 (25.69%) Visual Studio
17 36 (25.00%) .NET Framework
18 35 (24.31%) Team Foundation Server
19 30 (20.83%) jQuery
20 27 (18.75%) Microsoft
21 26 (18.06%) MS Excel
21 26 (18.06%) VB.NET
21 26 (18.06%) Web Development
21 26 (18.06%) Web Application Development
22 25 (17.36%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
23 24 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 24 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 23 (15.97%) Finance

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.69%) CMS
1 1 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 26 (18.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (47.92%) SQL Server
2 25 (17.36%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 24 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (15.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.78%) MySQL
7 1 (0.69%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.69%) OLAP
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (25.69%) Visual Studio
2 35 (24.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (12.50%) MSTest
3 18 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
3 18 (12.50%) Moq
3 18 (12.50%) NUnit
4 1 (0.69%) Subversion
General
1 23 (15.97%) Finance
2 11 (7.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 135 (93.75%) Developer
2 94 (65.28%) .NET Developer
3 53 (36.81%) Software Developer
4 41 (28.47%) .NET Software Developer
5 37 (25.69%) C# Developer
6 36 (25.00%) Senior Developer
7 23 (15.97%) Senior .NET Developer
8 19 (13.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
10 14 (9.72%) C# Software Developer
11 13 (9.03%) Senior C# Developer
12 12 (8.33%) Junior Developer
12 12 (8.33%) Junior
13 9 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (5.56%) Agile C# Developer
14 8 (5.56%) Junior Software Developer
14 8 (5.56%) Junior .NET Developer
15 6 (4.17%) C# Programmer
15 6 (4.17%) .NET Programmer
15 6 (4.17%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (98.61%) .NET
2 121 (84.03%) ASP.NET
3 53 (36.81%) HTML
4 51 (35.42%) WPF
5 50 (34.72%) WinForms
6 43 (29.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (27.08%) CSS
8 36 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 30 (20.83%) jQuery
10 18 (12.50%) Spring.NET
10 18 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
10 18 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
10 18 (12.50%) Ninject
11 17 (11.81%) Razor View Engine
12 13 (9.03%) HTML5
13 10 (6.94%) XML
14 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 9 (6.25%) XHTML
15 8 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (62.50%) MVC
2 60 (41.67%) OO
3 57 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (39.58%) TDD
4 26 (18.06%) Web Development
4 26 (18.06%) Web Application Development
5 21 (14.58%) BDD
6 20 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (13.89%) Scrum
7 18 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
7 18 (12.50%) Kanban
8 17 (11.81%) OOP
9 13 (9.03%) Software Engineering
10 9 (6.25%) Unit Testing
11 8 (5.56%) Performance Management
11 8 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
11 8 (5.56%) CQRS
11 8 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
12 7 (4.86%) Waterfall
13 6 (4.17%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 131 (90.97%) C#
2 62 (43.06%) SQL
3 44 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 42 (29.17%) VB
4 42 (29.17%) VB6
5 26 (18.06%) VB.NET
6 11 (7.64%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.08%) C
8 1 (0.69%) Java
8 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (6.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 27 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (0.69%) Sitecore
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