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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 33 25 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing WCF 77 68 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 8.45% 10.30% 6.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.90% 17.48% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 73 68 42
Average salary £45,000 £31,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% -26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
597 389 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 65.53% 58.94% 64.64%
Number of salaries quoted 534 306 423
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 March 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Brighton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

1 117 (95.90%) .NET
2 110 (90.16%) C#
3 87 (71.31%) MVC
4 84 (68.85%) ASP.NET
5 67 (54.92%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (54.10%) SQL Server
7 57 (46.72%) HTML
8 56 (45.90%) TDD
9 53 (43.44%) Continuous Integration
10 49 (40.16%) .NET Framework
10 49 (40.16%) JavaScript
11 47 (38.52%) Scrum
12 42 (34.43%) VB6
12 42 (34.43%) VB
13 38 (31.15%) ASP.NET MVC
14 36 (29.51%) Web Services
15 35 (28.69%) CSS
16 34 (27.87%) OO
16 34 (27.87%) Team Foundation Server
17 32 (26.23%) Visual Studio
18 30 (24.59%) VB.NET
18 30 (24.59%) Web Development
19 29 (23.77%) SQL
20 28 (22.95%) Microsoft
20 28 (22.95%) Kanban
21 27 (22.13%) NUnit
22 25 (20.49%) OOP
22 25 (20.49%) Spring.NET
22 25 (20.49%) Dependency Injection
22 25 (20.49%) Inversion of Control

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 3 (2.46%) Orchard CMS
1 3 (2.46%) CMS
1 3 (2.46%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.82%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.46%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (54.10%) SQL Server
2 21 (17.21%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 16 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (12.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (11.48%) MySQL
6 9 (7.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.82%) OLAP
7 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.82%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (27.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (26.23%) Visual Studio
3 27 (22.13%) NUnit
4 25 (20.49%) MSTest
4 25 (20.49%) Rhino Mocks
4 25 (20.49%) Moq
5 3 (2.46%) JIRA
5 3 (2.46%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.64%) StyleCop
6 2 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 22 (18.03%) Finance
2 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 118 (96.72%) Developer
2 98 (80.33%) .NET Developer
3 23 (18.85%) Senior Developer
4 20 (16.39%) Senior .NET Developer
5 19 (15.57%) C# Developer
6 16 (13.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (9.84%) Software Developer
8 6 (4.92%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Lead Developer
8 6 (4.92%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (4.10%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (3.28%) .NET Software Engineer
10 4 (3.28%) C# Application Developer
10 4 (3.28%) .NET Applications Developer
10 4 (3.28%) Applications Developer
11 3 (2.46%) Programmer
11 3 (2.46%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (2.46%) Senior Software Developer
11 3 (2.46%) Lead C# Developer
11 3 (2.46%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (95.90%) .NET
2 84 (68.85%) ASP.NET
3 57 (46.72%) HTML
4 49 (40.16%) .NET Framework
5 38 (31.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (29.51%) Web Services
7 35 (28.69%) CSS
8 25 (20.49%) Spring.NET
8 25 (20.49%) Castle Windsor
8 25 (20.49%) Ninject
8 25 (20.49%) Unity DI Container
9 22 (18.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 19 (15.57%) XML
11 18 (14.75%) jQuery
12 17 (13.93%) XSLT
13 16 (13.11%) HTML5
14 13 (10.66%) RESTful
15 12 (9.84%) SOAP
16 9 (7.38%) AngularJS
17 5 (4.10%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.49%) Inversion of Control
2 21 (17.21%) Computer Science
3 19 (15.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.64%) Open Source
5 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.82%) PMI
5 1 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.82%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.38%) Windows
2 3 (2.46%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (71.31%) MVC
2 67 (54.92%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (45.90%) TDD
4 53 (43.44%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (38.52%) Scrum
6 34 (27.87%) OO
7 30 (24.59%) Web Development
8 28 (22.95%) Kanban
9 25 (20.49%) OOP
9 25 (20.49%) Dependency Injection
9 25 (20.49%) Web Application Development
10 18 (14.75%) Software Architecture
11 17 (13.93%) Software Engineering
12 13 (10.66%) Waterfall
13 12 (9.84%) BDD
13 12 (9.84%) OOD
14 8 (6.56%) Refactoring
15 7 (5.74%) Integration Testing
16 5 (4.10%) Pair Programming
16 5 (4.10%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (90.16%) C#
2 49 (40.16%) JavaScript
3 42 (34.43%) VB6
3 42 (34.43%) VB
4 30 (24.59%) VB.NET
5 29 (23.77%) SQL
6 15 (12.30%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.74%) F#
Qualifications
1 13 (10.66%) Degree
2 4 (3.28%) VCP4
3 1 (0.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.48%) Oracle
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