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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 29 26 71
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +45
Permanent jobs citing WCF 109 81 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 8.84% 11.41% 2.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.87% 18.41% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 108 81 17
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
733 440 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 59.45% 61.97% 61.47%
Number of salaries quoted 656 401 475
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,000
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 20 August 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Brighton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 214 (97.72%) .NET
2 210 (95.89%) C#
3 188 (85.84%) ASP.NET
4 136 (62.10%) SQL
4 136 (62.10%) OO
5 114 (52.05%) WinForms
6 111 (50.68%) WPF
7 105 (47.95%) MVC
8 92 (42.01%) SQL Server
9 71 (32.42%) TDD
10 61 (27.85%) HTML
11 53 (24.20%) Visual Studio
12 51 (23.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 48 (21.92%) JavaScript
14 47 (21.46%) CSS
14 47 (21.46%) .NET Framework
15 46 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
16 42 (19.18%) Team Foundation Server
17 41 (18.72%) Finance
18 39 (17.81%) BDD
19 35 (15.98%) VB
19 35 (15.98%) VB.NET
20 34 (15.53%) jQuery
21 32 (14.61%) Games
21 32 (14.61%) Razor View Engine
22 30 (13.70%) Web Application Development
23 29 (13.24%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
23 29 (13.24%) OOP
24 28 (12.79%) VB6
25 27 (12.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 7 (3.20%) Node.js
2 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.46%) CMS
2 1 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (7.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (42.01%) SQL Server
2 29 (13.24%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 27 (12.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (12.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (12.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (12.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (3.20%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 53 (24.20%) Visual Studio
2 42 (19.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.20%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.37%) NUnit
4 3 (1.37%) Subversion
4 3 (1.37%) MSTest
4 3 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (1.37%) Moq
General
1 41 (18.72%) Finance
2 32 (14.61%) Games
3 3 (1.37%) Marketing
3 3 (1.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 208 (94.98%) Developer
2 148 (67.58%) .NET Developer
3 121 (55.25%) Software Developer
4 97 (44.29%) .NET Software Developer
5 65 (29.68%) C# Developer
6 64 (29.22%) Senior Developer
7 51 (23.29%) Senior .NET Developer
8 44 (20.09%) Senior Software Developer
9 32 (14.61%) C# .NET Developer
10 27 (12.33%) C# Software Developer
10 27 (12.33%) Junior Developer
10 27 (12.33%) Junior
11 22 (10.05%) Junior .NET Developer
11 22 (10.05%) Junior Software Developer
12 19 (8.68%) Senior C# Developer
13 13 (5.94%) Software Engineer
14 12 (5.48%) C# Software Engineer
15 11 (5.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 8 (3.65%) Agile C# Developer
17 6 (2.74%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (97.72%) .NET
2 188 (85.84%) ASP.NET
3 114 (52.05%) WinForms
4 111 (50.68%) WPF
5 61 (27.85%) HTML
6 51 (23.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 47 (21.46%) CSS
7 47 (21.46%) .NET Framework
8 34 (15.53%) jQuery
9 32 (14.61%) Razor View Engine
10 27 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 16 (7.31%) XML
12 15 (6.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (6.39%) HTML5
14 12 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 12 (5.48%) XHTML
15 9 (4.11%) KnockoutJS
15 9 (4.11%) AngularJS
16 7 (3.20%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (3.20%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.20%) BBC
1 7 (3.20%) Social Media
2 3 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (1.37%) N-Tier
2 3 (1.37%) W3C
3 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.46%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (62.10%) OO
2 105 (47.95%) MVC
3 71 (32.42%) TDD
4 46 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (17.81%) BDD
6 30 (13.70%) Web Application Development
7 29 (13.24%) OOP
8 20 (9.13%) CQRS
8 20 (9.13%) Domain-Driven Design
9 19 (8.68%) Software Engineering
10 16 (7.31%) Web Development
10 16 (7.31%) OOD
11 12 (5.48%) Unit Testing
12 9 (4.11%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (3.65%) Performance Management
14 7 (3.20%) Scrum
15 5 (2.28%) Waterfall
16 4 (1.83%) Continuous Integration
17 3 (1.37%) Kanban
17 3 (1.37%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 210 (95.89%) C#
2 136 (62.10%) SQL
3 48 (21.92%) JavaScript
4 35 (15.98%) VB
4 35 (15.98%) VB.NET
5 28 (12.79%) VB6
6 19 (8.68%) T-SQL
7 12 (5.48%) C
8 7 (3.20%) Ruby
9 6 (2.74%) Java
10 3 (1.37%) XPath
11 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (5.48%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (7.76%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.20%) Apple
2 7 (3.20%) Facebook
2 7 (3.20%) Sony
2 7 (3.20%) Yahoo!
2 7 (3.20%) Google
3 3 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.46%) Sitecore
Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago