The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 53 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing WCF 24 38 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.31% 5.55% 4.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.58% 12.50% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 19
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
365 304 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 50.41% 44.38% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 303 271 164
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 September 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Dorset

WCF
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -9 14 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Poole -6 9 £37,500 +25.00%
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (98.44%) ASP.NET
3 56 (87.50%) C#
3 56 (87.50%) MVC
4 54 (84.38%) SQL Server
5 51 (79.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (40.63%) SQL
7 26 (40.63%) OO
8 25 (39.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 24 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
10 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 23 (35.94%) TDD
11 22 (34.38%) OOD
11 22 (34.38%) Web Application Development
12 19 (29.69%) Domain-Driven Design
12 19 (29.69%) Node.js
12 19 (29.69%) Ninject
12 19 (29.69%) KnockoutJS
12 19 (29.69%) Games
13 18 (28.13%) Android
14 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
15 16 (25.00%) Google
15 16 (25.00%) iPhone
15 16 (25.00%) .NET Framework
15 16 (25.00%) Mobile App
16 13 (20.31%) Software Engineering
16 13 (20.31%) NHibernate
17 12 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 11 (17.19%) HTML

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 19 (29.69%) Node.js
2 2 (3.13%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (3.13%) IIS
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.13%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (84.38%) SQL Server
2 25 (39.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.69%) NUnit
2 3 (4.69%) Subversion
2 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.69%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 19 (29.69%) Games
2 1 (1.56%) Back Office
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (81.25%) Developer
2 39 (60.94%) .NET Developer
3 14 (21.88%) C# Developer
4 10 (15.63%) Senior .NET Developer
4 10 (15.63%) Senior Developer
5 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (14.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (14.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (12.50%) Architect
7 7 (10.94%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (10.94%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Systems Architect
8 6 (9.38%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Junior
9 2 (3.13%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.13%) .NET Team Leader
9 2 (3.13%) Software Team Leader
10 1 (1.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (98.44%) ASP.NET
3 51 (79.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 19 (29.69%) KnockoutJS
5 19 (29.69%) Ninject
6 16 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 13 (20.31%) NHibernate
8 12 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 11 (17.19%) HTML
10 9 (14.06%) WPF
11 6 (9.38%) WinForms
11 6 (9.38%) SOAP
11 6 (9.38%) XML
11 6 (9.38%) XSLT
11 6 (9.38%) MSMQ
11 6 (9.38%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (7.81%) Unity DI Container
12 5 (7.81%) WSDL
12 5 (7.81%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) iPhone
1 16 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (14.06%) Client/Server
2 9 (14.06%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.69%) Social Network
4 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Android
2 6 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (87.50%) MVC
2 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (40.63%) OO
4 24 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
5 23 (35.94%) TDD
6 22 (34.38%) OOD
6 22 (34.38%) Web Application Development
7 19 (29.69%) Domain-Driven Design
8 13 (20.31%) Software Engineering
9 9 (14.06%) Scrum
10 8 (12.50%) SOA
11 4 (6.25%) CRM
12 3 (4.69%) UML
13 2 (3.13%) Document Management
14 1 (1.56%) Information Security
14 1 (1.56%) Business Analysis
14 1 (1.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (87.50%) C#
2 26 (40.63%) SQL
3 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.81%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (1.56%) VB
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
2 16 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (3.13%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle
3 2 (3.13%) JBoss
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