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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 48 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 38 49 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.32% 6.43% 5.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.79% 13.92% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 38 49 25
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
488 352 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 55.45% 46.19% 35.68%
Number of salaries quoted 399 312 154
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
(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
Poole -1 27 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Bournemouth -22 9 £35,000 +7.69% 3
WCF
South West

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 61 (100.00%) .NET
1 61 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 53 (86.89%) C#
2 53 (86.89%) MVC
3 51 (83.61%) SQL Server
4 50 (81.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (49.18%) SQL
6 28 (45.90%) OO
7 27 (44.26%) OOD
8 22 (36.07%) SQL Server 2012
9 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 21 (34.43%) Dependency Injection
10 19 (31.15%) TDD
11 18 (29.51%) Games
11 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
11 18 (29.51%) Node.js
11 18 (29.51%) Ninject
11 18 (29.51%) KnockoutJS
11 18 (29.51%) Domain-Driven Design
11 18 (29.51%) Web Application Development
12 17 (27.87%) Android
13 15 (24.59%) iPhone
13 15 (24.59%) Mobile App
13 15 (24.59%) Google
14 13 (21.31%) .NET Framework
15 12 (19.67%) NHibernate
16 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
17 9 (14.75%) Client/Server
17 9 (14.75%) N-Tier
17 9 (14.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 18 (29.51%) Node.js
2 2 (3.28%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 2 (3.28%) IIS
2 2 (3.28%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (83.61%) SQL Server
2 22 (36.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (29.51%) Games
2 1 (1.64%) Back Office
2 1 (1.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (81.97%) Developer
2 38 (62.30%) .NET Developer
3 12 (19.67%) C# Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Senior Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Senior .NET Developer
5 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (14.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (14.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (13.11%) Web Developer
6 8 (13.11%) Architect
7 7 (11.48%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Systems Architect
9 2 (3.28%) .NET Team Leader
9 2 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.28%) Software Team Leader
10 1 (1.64%) Junior Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Junior
10 1 (1.64%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
1 61 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 50 (81.97%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 18 (29.51%) Ninject
4 18 (29.51%) KnockoutJS
5 13 (21.31%) .NET Framework
6 12 (19.67%) NHibernate
7 9 (14.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (13.11%) HTML
8 8 (13.11%) WPF
9 6 (9.84%) MSMQ
10 5 (8.20%) Hibernate
11 4 (6.56%) SOAP
12 3 (4.92%) XML
12 3 (4.92%) XSLT
12 3 (4.92%) WSDL
12 3 (4.92%) CSS
12 3 (4.92%) WinForms
12 3 (4.92%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) iPhone
1 15 (24.59%) Mobile App
2 9 (14.75%) Client/Server
2 9 (14.75%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Android
2 6 (9.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (86.89%) MVC
2 28 (45.90%) OO
3 27 (44.26%) OOD
4 21 (34.43%) Dependency Injection
5 19 (31.15%) TDD
6 18 (29.51%) Web Application Development
6 18 (29.51%) Domain-Driven Design
7 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
8 8 (13.11%) SOA
9 3 (4.92%) CRM
9 3 (4.92%) Scrum
9 3 (4.92%) UML
10 2 (3.28%) Document Management
11 1 (1.64%) Business Analysis
11 1 (1.64%) Time Management
11 1 (1.64%) Information Security
11 1 (1.64%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (86.89%) C#
2 30 (49.18%) SQL
3 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.56%) Java
5 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.59%) Google
3 2 (3.28%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle
3 2 (3.28%) JBoss
Christchurch, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Poole
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Pension, Health Care
Posted: 22 days ago