The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 53 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 10 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.73% 1.72% 2.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.58% 3.93% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 9
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
279 229 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 48.19% 43.70% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 243 209 169
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WCF
South West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -7 6 £35,000 -26.31% 4
Poole - 3 £35,000 - 5
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) C#
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 14 (77.78%) SQL
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
6 9 (50.00%) MVC
7 8 (44.44%) Windows
7 8 (44.44%) OO
7 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
7 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (38.89%) Degree
8 7 (38.89%) SAP Business One
8 7 (38.89%) MCPD
8 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (38.89%) WinForms
8 7 (38.89%) VB6
8 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
8 7 (38.89%) MCTS
8 7 (38.89%) VC++
8 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
8 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (38.89%) OOD
8 7 (38.89%) COM
8 7 (38.89%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
8 7 (38.89%) SAP
8 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
8 7 (38.89%) VB
8 7 (38.89%) C++

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (11.11%) IIS
1 2 (11.11%) TIBCO EMS
1 2 (11.11%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (38.89%) SAP Business One
2 2 (11.11%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (38.89%) WinForms
4 7 (38.89%) COM
5 3 (16.67%) NHibernate
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) Middleware
6 2 (11.11%) CSS
6 2 (11.11%) jQuery
6 2 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (5.56%) REST
7 1 (5.56%) JSON
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
7 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (44.44%) OO
3 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 7 (38.89%) OOD
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Document Management
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) MVVM
5 1 (5.56%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) Kanban
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) VB6
3 7 (38.89%) VC++
3 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
3 7 (38.89%) VB
3 7 (38.89%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
1 7 (38.89%) MCPD
1 7 (38.89%) MCTS
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 2 (11.11%) JBoss
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Poole
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + a strong benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago