The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 45 65 44
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Permanent jobs citing WCF 45 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.02% 1.14% 4.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.49% 2.89% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 43 7 24
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
429 242 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 57.35% 39.54% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 396 210 245
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -5 25 £37,500 +15.38% 8
Poole +5 17 £35,000 +7.69% 3
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 69 (100.00%) C#
1 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (97.10%) ASP.NET
3 65 (94.20%) MVC
4 63 (91.30%) SQL Server
5 51 (73.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 44 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (52.17%) Scrum
8 34 (49.28%) .NET Framework
9 30 (43.48%) Rhino Mocks
9 30 (43.48%) NUnit
10 29 (42.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 27 (39.13%) Web Application Development
11 27 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 27 (39.13%) TDD
12 25 (36.23%) WinForms
12 25 (36.23%) LINQ
13 24 (34.78%) Castle Windsor
13 24 (34.78%) SQL
14 23 (33.33%) OO
14 23 (33.33%) Visual Studio
15 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
16 21 (30.43%) NHibernate
17 20 (28.99%) Windows
17 20 (28.99%) HTML
17 20 (28.99%) Subversion
18 19 (27.54%) Dependency Injection
19 18 (26.09%) SOA
20 17 (24.64%) T-SQL
20 17 (24.64%) CSS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 6 (8.70%) IIS
2 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (7.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (5.80%) CMS
4 3 (4.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (91.30%) SQL Server
2 27 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (23.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (43.48%) NUnit
1 30 (43.48%) Rhino Mocks
2 23 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 20 (28.99%) Subversion
4 10 (14.49%) Moq
4 10 (14.49%) MSTest
5 7 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (8.70%) TeamCity
6 6 (8.70%) Log4Net
General
1 3 (4.35%) Games
2 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (97.10%) Developer
2 37 (53.62%) .NET Developer
3 22 (31.88%) C# Developer
4 15 (21.74%) Software Developer
5 9 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Junior
7 7 (10.14%) Junior Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Graduate
9 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Junior .NET Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Junior Software Developer
10 2 (2.90%) SQL Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.45%) Analyst
11 1 (1.45%) Systems Analyst
11 1 (1.45%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (97.10%) ASP.NET
3 51 (73.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 34 (49.28%) .NET Framework
5 29 (42.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 25 (36.23%) LINQ
6 25 (36.23%) WinForms
7 24 (34.78%) Castle Windsor
8 21 (30.43%) NHibernate
9 20 (28.99%) HTML
10 17 (24.64%) jQuery
10 17 (24.64%) CSS
10 17 (24.64%) SOAP
11 16 (23.19%) XML
11 16 (23.19%) Razor View Engine
11 16 (23.19%) WPF
11 16 (23.19%) Unity DI Container
12 15 (21.74%) XSLT
12 15 (21.74%) Ajax
13 14 (20.29%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Social Network
2 10 (14.49%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.35%) iPhone
4 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.99%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (94.20%) MVC
2 44 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (52.17%) Scrum
4 27 (39.13%) TDD
4 27 (39.13%) Web Application Development
5 23 (33.33%) OO
6 19 (27.54%) Dependency Injection
7 18 (26.09%) SOA
8 14 (20.29%) Software Engineering
9 10 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (14.49%) Kanban
9 10 (14.49%) MVVM
10 7 (10.14%) OOP
10 7 (10.14%) Unit Testing
11 6 (8.70%) Time Management
11 6 (8.70%) Active Record
12 5 (7.25%) CRM
12 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
13 4 (5.80%) QMS
14 3 (4.35%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (34.78%) SQL
3 17 (24.64%) T-SQL
4 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.70%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.25%) VB
7 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) MCP
1 6 (8.70%) MCSD
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (1.45%) Telerik
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bournemouth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Healthcare, pension, flexi
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 24 days holiday, pension, health care ect
Posted: 21 days ago