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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 61 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing WCF 10 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.09% 2.55% 3.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.80% 5.03% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 18
Median salary £40,750 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.85% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,250 £37,950
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
263 398 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 54.91% 50.70% 46.95%
Number of salaries quoted 257 291 283
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +17 5 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Wimborne - 4 £45,000 -
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 28 (100.00%) C#
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
4 20 (71.43%) .NET Framework
5 18 (64.29%) Entity Framework
6 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
6 17 (60.71%) HTML
6 17 (60.71%) OO
7 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
7 16 (57.14%) SQL
7 16 (57.14%) MVC
7 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (53.57%) CSS
9 13 (46.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (42.86%) Web Development
10 12 (42.86%) WPF
10 12 (42.86%) Windows
11 11 (39.29%) UML
11 11 (39.29%) OOD
11 11 (39.29%) NHibernate
11 11 (39.29%) JIRA
11 11 (39.29%) Multithreading
12 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
12 9 (32.14%) jQuery
13 8 (28.57%) TDD
13 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
13 8 (28.57%) Relational Database
13 8 (28.57%) AngularJS

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 2 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (39.29%) JIRA
3 5 (17.86%) NUnit
4 3 (10.71%) MSTest
5 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.57%) Moq
6 1 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 18 (64.29%) C# Developer
3 17 (60.71%) .NET Developer
4 13 (46.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 12 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (25.00%) Software Engineer
7 6 (21.43%) Agile .NET Developer
7 6 (21.43%) Agile C# Developer
7 6 (21.43%) Agile Developer
7 6 (21.43%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
9 3 (10.71%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (7.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 2 (7.14%) Junior
10 2 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
10 2 (7.14%) Junior Developer
10 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 18 (64.29%) Entity Framework
4 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
4 17 (60.71%) HTML
5 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (53.57%) CSS
7 12 (42.86%) WPF
8 11 (39.29%) NHibernate
9 9 (32.14%) jQuery
10 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
11 7 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (25.00%) Web Services
12 3 (10.71%) HTML5
13 2 (7.14%) Sass
13 2 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
14 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 1 (3.57%) Castle Windsor
14 1 (3.57%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) OO
3 16 (57.14%) MVC
4 12 (42.86%) Web Development
5 11 (39.29%) Multithreading
5 11 (39.29%) OOD
5 11 (39.29%) UML
6 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
7 8 (28.57%) TDD
8 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (25.00%) SOA
8 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 6 (21.43%) OOP
10 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (7.14%) DevOps
10 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Kanban
10 2 (7.14%) Scrum
10 2 (7.14%) Time Management
11 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (21.43%) VB
5 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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