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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 47 56 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs citing WCF 29 16 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.22% 2.42% 6.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.31% 6.45% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 32
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
349 248 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 50.73% 37.58% 48.98%
Number of salaries quoted 303 212 290
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £47,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -1 17 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Poole -1 7 £35,000 +7.69% 3
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 55 (100.00%) C#
1 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (98.18%) ASP.NET
3 50 (90.91%) MVC
4 48 (87.27%) SQL Server
5 39 (70.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (41.82%) OO
7 23 (41.82%) Scrum
8 22 (40.00%) .NET Framework
9 21 (38.18%) SQL
10 19 (34.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 19 (34.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 18 (32.73%) TDD
11 18 (32.73%) Web Application Development
12 17 (30.91%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 16 (29.09%) HTML
13 16 (29.09%) Visual Studio
14 15 (27.27%) WinForms
14 15 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
15 14 (25.45%) XML
15 14 (25.45%) LINQ
16 13 (23.64%) XSLT
16 13 (23.64%) SOAP
16 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
17 12 (21.82%) Software Engineering
17 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
17 12 (21.82%) NHibernate
17 12 (21.82%) Razor View Engine

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (12.73%) Node.js
2 5 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (5.45%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (87.27%) SQL Server
2 19 (34.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (30.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Visual Studio
2 11 (20.00%) NUnit
2 11 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (16.36%) Subversion
4 7 (12.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.64%) MSTest
5 2 (3.64%) Moq
General
1 7 (12.73%) Games
2 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (92.73%) Developer
2 27 (49.09%) .NET Developer
3 16 (29.09%) C# Developer
4 13 (23.64%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (10.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Junior
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.64%) Graduate
8 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.64%) .NET Team Leader
8 2 (3.64%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (98.18%) ASP.NET
3 39 (70.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 19 (34.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 16 (29.09%) HTML
7 15 (27.27%) WinForms
8 14 (25.45%) XML
8 14 (25.45%) LINQ
9 13 (23.64%) XSLT
9 13 (23.64%) SOAP
10 12 (21.82%) NHibernate
10 12 (21.82%) Razor View Engine
11 11 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
12 10 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (16.36%) Ninject
13 9 (16.36%) MonoRail
13 9 (16.36%) CSS
13 9 (16.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Social Network
2 7 (12.73%) iPhone
2 7 (12.73%) Mobile App
3 5 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 5 (9.09%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.64%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Android
2 4 (7.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (90.91%) MVC
2 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (41.82%) Scrum
3 23 (41.82%) OO
4 18 (32.73%) TDD
4 18 (32.73%) Web Application Development
5 15 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (21.82%) Software Engineering
7 9 (16.36%) OOD
8 8 (14.55%) SOA
9 7 (12.73%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (9.09%) CRM
10 5 (9.09%) OOP
10 5 (9.09%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
12 2 (3.64%) UML
12 2 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (3.64%) Kanban
12 2 (3.64%) MVVM
13 1 (1.82%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (38.18%) SQL
3 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.55%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.09%) VB
6 4 (7.27%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.64%) Java
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) Google
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, health insurance, flexi time
Posted: 19 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago