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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 38 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 76 100 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 7.51% 9.73% 7.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.03% 18.66% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 74 97 59
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £23,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
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
632 536 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 62.45% 52.14% 64.17%
Number of salaries quoted 561 486 456
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 5 May 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Brighton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 128 (94.12%) C#
2 121 (88.97%) .NET
3 94 (69.12%) ASP.NET
4 91 (66.91%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (66.18%) MVC
6 68 (50.00%) TDD
6 68 (50.00%) Scrum
7 64 (47.06%) HTML
8 61 (44.85%) JavaScript
8 61 (44.85%) Continuous Integration
9 57 (41.91%) .NET Framework
9 57 (41.91%) SQL Server
10 51 (37.50%) CSS
11 49 (36.03%) Web Services
11 49 (36.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 47 (34.56%) OO
13 43 (31.62%) Visual Studio
14 40 (29.41%) Entity Framework
15 36 (26.47%) NUnit
15 36 (26.47%) VB6
15 36 (26.47%) VB
16 34 (25.00%) OOP
17 32 (23.53%) SQL
17 32 (23.53%) jQuery
17 32 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
18 31 (22.79%) Web Development
19 28 (20.59%) Kanban
20 27 (19.85%) Software Architecture
21 26 (19.12%) Microsoft
22 25 (18.38%) Finance

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (2.21%) CMS
1 3 (2.21%) Umbraco
1 3 (2.21%) Orchard CMS
2 1 (0.74%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.21%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (41.91%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.24%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 12 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (7.35%) MySQL
5 8 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (31.62%) Visual Studio
2 36 (26.47%) NUnit
3 32 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (18.38%) MSTest
4 25 (18.38%) Rhino Mocks
4 25 (18.38%) Moq
5 11 (8.09%) StyleCop
6 3 (2.21%) JIRA
6 3 (2.21%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.74%) Subversion
General
1 25 (18.38%) Finance
2 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 133 (97.79%) Developer
2 109 (80.15%) .NET Developer
3 40 (29.41%) C# Developer
4 31 (22.79%) Senior Developer
4 31 (22.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (17.65%) Senior .NET Developer
6 12 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (8.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (7.35%) Senior C# Developer
8 10 (7.35%) Software Developer
9 9 (6.62%) Lead Developer
10 6 (4.41%) .NET Software Developer
11 5 (3.68%) AWS Developer
12 4 (2.94%) C# Application Developer
12 4 (2.94%) .NET Applications Developer
12 4 (2.94%) Software Engineer
12 4 (2.94%) Applications Developer
13 3 (2.21%) Programmer
13 3 (2.21%) Senior Software Developer
13 3 (2.21%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (88.97%) .NET
2 94 (69.12%) ASP.NET
3 64 (47.06%) HTML
4 57 (41.91%) .NET Framework
5 51 (37.50%) CSS
6 49 (36.03%) Web Services
6 49 (36.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (29.41%) Entity Framework
8 32 (23.53%) jQuery
9 25 (18.38%) Spring.NET
9 25 (18.38%) Castle Windsor
9 25 (18.38%) Ninject
9 25 (18.38%) Unity DI Container
10 20 (14.71%) XML
11 18 (13.24%) XSLT
11 18 (13.24%) AngularJS
12 15 (11.03%) RESTful
13 13 (9.56%) SOAP
14 12 (8.82%) HTML5
15 11 (8.09%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.38%) Inversion of Control
2 23 (16.91%) Computer Science
3 19 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.74%) Internet of Things
4 1 (0.74%) PMI
4 1 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.88%) Windows
2 3 (2.21%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (66.91%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (66.18%) MVC
3 68 (50.00%) TDD
3 68 (50.00%) Scrum
4 61 (44.85%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (34.56%) OO
6 34 (25.00%) OOP
7 31 (22.79%) Web Development
8 28 (20.59%) Kanban
9 27 (19.85%) Software Architecture
10 25 (18.38%) Dependency Injection
10 25 (18.38%) Web Application Development
11 16 (11.76%) OOD
12 13 (9.56%) Waterfall
12 13 (9.56%) Integration Testing
13 11 (8.09%) BDD
13 11 (8.09%) Software Engineering
14 7 (5.15%) Automated Testing
14 7 (5.15%) Fund Management
14 7 (5.15%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 128 (94.12%) C#
2 61 (44.85%) JavaScript
3 36 (26.47%) VB
3 36 (26.47%) VB6
4 32 (23.53%) SQL
5 23 (16.91%) VB.NET
6 11 (8.09%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.88%) F#
Qualifications
1 17 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.47%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
Vendors
1 26 (19.12%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.35%) Oracle
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