The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 52 42 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Permanent jobs citing WCF 6 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.47% 5.56% 5.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.49% 17.14% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 15
Median salary £48,750 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £38,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,500 £46,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
WCF
Hampshire

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 Farnborough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
172 105 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 42.05% 32.41% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 139 98 75
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Farnborough 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 Farnborough

WCF
Salary Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Farnborough region.

WCF Salary Trend in Farnborough

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for WCF.

1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) XML
3 12 (80.00%) Windows
4 10 (66.67%) Finance
4 10 (66.67%) WPF
4 10 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (46.67%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (26.67%) Web Services
7 4 (26.67%) jQuery
8 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (20.00%) SDLC
8 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (20.00%) HTTP
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) CSS
9 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 2 (13.33%) InfoPath
9 2 (13.33%) MVC

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) InfoPath
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) CruiseControl
3 1 (6.67%) Moq
3 1 (6.67%) NUnit
3 1 (6.67%) ReSharper
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) C# Developer
3 10 (66.67%) C# WPF Developer
3 10 (66.67%) WPF Developer
4 7 (46.67%) Senior C# Developer
4 7 (46.67%) Senior Developer
4 7 (46.67%) Senior WPF Developer
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
5 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Applications Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) XML
3 10 (66.67%) WPF
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) OOD
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft