The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 50 48 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.82% 5.57% 3.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.45% 10.90% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 25
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
South West

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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
255 321 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 51.20% 51.11% 56.76%
Number of salaries quoted 220 278 356
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing WCF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

WCF
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

WCF Salary Trend in Dorset

WCF
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

WCF Salary Histogram in Dorset

WCF
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +8 15 £39,500 +5.33% 4
Wimborne - 3 £44,000 -
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing WCF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for WCF.

1 43 (100.00%) C#
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (93.02%) SQL Server
3 33 (76.74%) .NET Framework
4 28 (65.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (65.12%) SQL
5 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
6 24 (55.81%) T-SQL
6 24 (55.81%) Visual Studio
7 22 (51.16%) Windows
7 22 (51.16%) Degree
8 21 (48.84%) Software Engineering
9 20 (46.51%) ASP.NET
9 20 (46.51%) MVC
10 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (39.53%) MS Excel
11 17 (39.53%) VB
12 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (37.21%) Entity Framework
13 15 (34.88%) MCPD
13 15 (34.88%) SAP Business One
13 15 (34.88%) VB6
13 15 (34.88%) MCTS
13 15 (34.88%) WinForms
13 15 (34.88%) VC++
13 15 (34.88%) C++
13 15 (34.88%) COM
13 15 (34.88%) SAP
13 15 (34.88%) Crystal Reports

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.30%) Node.js
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (39.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (34.88%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (93.02%) SQL Server
2 15 (34.88%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (11.63%) QlikView
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (11.63%) SQLite
4 5 (11.63%) SSDT
5 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.65%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (65.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (55.81%) Visual Studio
3 11 (25.58%) JIRA
4 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
4 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
4 5 (11.63%) Subversion
5 4 (9.30%) MSTest
5 4 (9.30%) NUnit
6 3 (6.98%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 5 (11.63%) Banking
2 4 (9.30%) Music Industry
3 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (95.35%) Developer
2 20 (46.51%) Software Developer
3 16 (37.21%) .NET Developer
4 13 (30.23%) C# Developer
5 8 (18.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (16.28%) Applications Developer
7 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (11.63%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (9.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (9.30%) SQL Developer
10 3 (6.98%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (6.98%) Agile C# Developer
10 3 (6.98%) Agile Developer
11 2 (4.65%) Agile .NET Developer
11 2 (4.65%) Android Developer
11 2 (4.65%) C# WPF Developer
11 2 (4.65%) iOS Android Developer
11 2 (4.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 2 (4.65%) Mobile Developer
11 2 (4.65%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (76.74%) .NET Framework
3 20 (46.51%) ASP.NET
4 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (37.21%) Entity Framework
6 15 (34.88%) COM
6 15 (34.88%) WinForms
7 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (27.91%) WPF
9 11 (25.58%) Web Services
10 10 (23.26%) SOAP
11 8 (18.60%) HTML
12 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (13.95%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (13.95%) NHibernate
13 6 (13.95%) XML
14 5 (11.63%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (11.63%) REST
14 5 (11.63%) RESTful
14 5 (11.63%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Mobile App
1 5 (11.63%) Visualisation
2 3 (6.98%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.98%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Android
2 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.98%) Mac OS X
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Software Engineering
2 20 (46.51%) MVC
3 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (34.88%) Mentoring
5 14 (32.56%) TDD
6 11 (25.58%) Multithreading
6 11 (25.58%) Scrum
7 9 (20.93%) BDD
7 9 (20.93%) OO
8 8 (18.60%) OOD
8 8 (18.60%) UML
9 7 (16.28%) SOA
9 7 (16.28%) SOLID
10 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (11.63%) AOP
11 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (11.63%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
11 5 (11.63%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (65.12%) SQL
3 24 (55.81%) T-SQL
4 17 (39.53%) VB
5 15 (34.88%) C++
5 15 (34.88%) VB6
5 15 (34.88%) VC++
6 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
7 5 (11.63%) PL/SQL
7 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
8 4 (9.30%) Ruby
9 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) Degree
2 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (34.88%) MCPD
3 15 (34.88%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.88%) SAP
3 5 (11.63%) Informatica
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle
3 5 (11.63%) Splunk
4 3 (6.98%) Appcelerator
5 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
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Bournemouth, Dorset
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Bournemouth
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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