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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 56 72 59
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Permanent jobs citing WCF 19 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.42% 2.08% 3.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.55% 4.37% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 25
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
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
290 366 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 52.16% 47.59% 53.07%
Number of salaries quoted 256 307 332
Median salary £38,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 25 September 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 +11 11 £40,750 +16.42% 2
Wimborne - 7 £45,000 - 2
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 27 (100.00%) .NET
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (92.59%) SQL Server
3 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 18 (66.67%) HTML
4 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 17 (62.96%) MVC
5 17 (62.96%) Entity Framework
6 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (59.26%) OO
7 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
8 14 (51.85%) SQL
8 14 (51.85%) CSS
8 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (37.04%) jQuery
10 10 (37.04%) Web Development
10 10 (37.04%) Windows
10 10 (37.04%) OOD
11 9 (33.33%) T-SQL
11 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
11 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
11 9 (33.33%) WPF
12 8 (29.63%) Multithreading
12 8 (29.63%) NHibernate
12 8 (29.63%) Degree
12 8 (29.63%) JIRA
12 8 (29.63%) UML
12 8 (29.63%) Web Services

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 (7.41%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (92.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (29.63%) JIRA
3 3 (11.11%) NUnit
4 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.41%) MSTest
4 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 17 (62.96%) C# Developer
3 16 (59.26%) .NET Developer
4 13 (48.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 11 (40.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (25.93%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (22.22%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
9 4 (14.81%) Agile .NET Developer
9 4 (14.81%) Agile C# Developer
9 4 (14.81%) Agile Developer
10 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
10 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
11 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
11 1 (3.70%) Junior
11 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
11 1 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 18 (66.67%) HTML
3 17 (62.96%) Entity Framework
4 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (51.85%) CSS
6 10 (37.04%) jQuery
7 9 (33.33%) WPF
8 8 (29.63%) NHibernate
8 8 (29.63%) Web Services
9 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
9 6 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (11.11%) HTML5
11 2 (7.41%) SOAP
11 2 (7.41%) Unity DI Container
11 2 (7.41%) WSDL
11 2 (7.41%) XML
11 2 (7.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) MVC
3 16 (59.26%) OO
4 10 (37.04%) OOD
4 10 (37.04%) Web Development
5 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Multithreading
6 8 (29.63%) UML
7 6 (22.22%) OOP
7 6 (22.22%) SOA
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (14.81%) TDD
9 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Scrum
10 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.70%) Refactoring
10 1 (3.70%) Time Management
10 1 (3.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 14 (51.85%) SQL
4 9 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 7 (25.93%) VB
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.70%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) VB6
7 1 (3.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCPD
2 1 (3.70%) MCTS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Appcelerator
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HFG
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago