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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
South West / Dorset
Rank 44 70 43
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -27
Permanent jobs citing WCF 16 24 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.81% 2.93% 7.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.99% 5.99% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 57
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -2.85%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +8.12%

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
229 401 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 54.52% 49.02% 59.60%
Number of salaries quoted 197 297 449
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +24 9 £42,500 +25.00% 5
Wimborne -1 6 £45,000 +8.43% 1
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 20 (74.07%) .NET Framework
5 17 (62.96%) Entity Framework
6 16 (59.26%) Windows
6 16 (59.26%) WPF
7 15 (55.56%) SQL
8 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET
8 14 (51.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (48.15%) TDD
9 13 (48.15%) JIRA
9 13 (48.15%) NHibernate
9 13 (48.15%) UML
9 13 (48.15%) OO
9 13 (48.15%) OOD
9 13 (48.15%) MVC
10 12 (44.44%) Software Engineering
10 12 (44.44%) Multithreading
11 11 (40.74%) Relational Database
12 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (29.63%) HTML
14 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
14 7 (25.93%) CSS
14 7 (25.93%) NUnit
15 6 (22.22%) Web Development
15 6 (22.22%) Finance
15 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5

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 1 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (48.15%) JIRA
3 7 (25.93%) NUnit
4 5 (18.52%) MSTest
5 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
6 3 (11.11%) Moq
6 3 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) .NET Developer
3 12 (44.44%) C# Software Engineer
3 12 (44.44%) Software Engineer
4 10 (37.04%) Windows Engineer
5 8 (29.63%) C# Developer
6 6 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (18.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (14.81%) Agile .NET Developer
8 4 (14.81%) Agile C# Developer
8 4 (14.81%) Agile Developer
8 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
9 3 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (11.11%) Graduate
9 3 (11.11%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 3 (11.11%) Internet Developer
9 3 (11.11%) Junior
9 3 (11.11%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (74.07%) .NET Framework
3 17 (62.96%) Entity Framework
4 16 (59.26%) WPF
5 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET
6 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (48.15%) NHibernate
7 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (29.63%) HTML
9 7 (25.93%) CSS
10 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
10 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 6 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (14.81%) Unity DI Container
12 3 (11.11%) Castle Windsor
12 3 (11.11%) Code First Entity Framework
12 3 (11.11%) Ninject
12 3 (11.11%) Node.js
12 3 (11.11%) Spring.NET
12 3 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) MVC
2 13 (48.15%) OO
2 13 (48.15%) OOD
2 13 (48.15%) TDD
2 13 (48.15%) UML
3 12 (44.44%) Multithreading
3 12 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (22.22%) Web Application Development
4 6 (22.22%) Web Development
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
5 5 (18.52%) SOA
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.81%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (14.81%) Kanban
7 3 (11.11%) BDD
7 3 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (11.11%) MVVM
8 1 (3.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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