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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 58 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.56% 5.35% 4.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.01% 10.61% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 36
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
266 311 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 51.95% 50.41% 58.01%
Number of salaries quoted 239 247 425
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -5 6 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Wimborne - 2 £42,500 - 2
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 41 (100.00%) C#
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (97.56%) SQL Server
3 32 (78.05%) .NET Framework
4 27 (65.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (58.54%) SQL
5 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
6 22 (53.66%) T-SQL
6 22 (53.66%) Visual Studio
7 21 (51.22%) Windows
8 20 (48.78%) Degree
9 19 (46.34%) ASP.NET
9 19 (46.34%) MVC
10 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (43.90%) Software Engineering
10 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (41.46%) Entity Framework
12 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
12 15 (36.59%) VB
13 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (31.71%) Mentoring
14 13 (31.71%) VC++
14 13 (31.71%) C++
14 13 (31.71%) COM
14 13 (31.71%) SAP
14 13 (31.71%) Crystal Reports
14 13 (31.71%) WinForms
14 13 (31.71%) TDD
14 13 (31.71%) VB6

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 (2.44%) CMS
1 1 (2.44%) IIS
1 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (31.71%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (97.56%) SQL Server
2 13 (31.71%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (12.20%) QlikView
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (12.20%) SQLite
4 5 (12.20%) SSDT
5 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (65.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (53.66%) Visual Studio
3 12 (29.27%) JIRA
4 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
4 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
4 5 (12.20%) Subversion
5 4 (9.76%) MSTest
5 4 (9.76%) NUnit
6 3 (7.32%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 5 (12.20%) Banking
2 4 (9.76%) Music Industry
3 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.44%) Advertising
4 1 (2.44%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (95.12%) Developer
2 18 (43.90%) Software Developer
3 15 (36.59%) .NET Developer
4 13 (31.71%) C# Developer
5 7 (17.07%) Applications Developer
5 7 (17.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (12.20%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Agile Developer
7 4 (9.76%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.32%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.88%) C# Application Developer
9 2 (4.88%) iOS Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Windows Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (78.05%) .NET Framework
3 19 (46.34%) ASP.NET
4 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (41.46%) Entity Framework
6 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (31.71%) COM
7 13 (31.71%) WinForms
7 13 (31.71%) WPF
8 11 (26.83%) Web Services
9 10 (24.39%) SOAP
10 9 (21.95%) HTML
11 7 (17.07%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (17.07%) NHibernate
12 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
13 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (12.20%) CSS
13 5 (12.20%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (12.20%) REST
13 5 (12.20%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
1 5 (12.20%) Visualisation
2 3 (7.32%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.32%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Android
2 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.32%) Mac OS X
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) MVC
2 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) Software Engineering
3 13 (31.71%) Mentoring
3 13 (31.71%) TDD
4 12 (29.27%) Multithreading
5 11 (26.83%) Scrum
6 10 (24.39%) OO
7 9 (21.95%) BDD
7 9 (21.95%) OOD
8 8 (19.51%) SOA
9 7 (17.07%) UML
10 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (12.20%) AOP
11 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (12.20%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
11 5 (12.20%) Kanban
11 5 (12.20%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (58.54%) SQL
3 22 (53.66%) T-SQL
4 15 (36.59%) VB
5 13 (31.71%) C++
5 13 (31.71%) VB6
5 13 (31.71%) VC++
6 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
7 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
8 4 (9.76%) Ruby
9 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) Degree
2 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (31.71%) MCPD
3 13 (31.71%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (31.71%) SAP
3 5 (12.20%) Informatica
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
3 5 (12.20%) Splunk
4 3 (7.32%) Appcelerator
5 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago