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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 47 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.72% 6.69% 6.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.20% 22.73% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 15
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
173 88 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 52.27% 29.43% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 165 79 58
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 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 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (96.30%) C#
2 26 (96.30%) HTML
2 26 (96.30%) SQL Server
3 25 (92.59%) XML
3 25 (92.59%) Windows
3 25 (92.59%) Finance
3 25 (92.59%) WPF
3 25 (92.59%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (51.85%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Development
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.70%) CSS3
5 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (3.70%) Sass
5 1 (3.70%) LESS
5 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.70%) MVC
5 1 (3.70%) SEO
5 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.70%) Web Design
5 1 (3.70%) SOA
5 1 (3.70%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) IIS
5 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) CSS
5 1 (3.70%) Web Services

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 1 (3.70%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (96.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) CruiseControl
1 1 (3.70%) Moq
1 1 (3.70%) NUnit
1 1 (3.70%) ReSharper
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (92.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (92.59%) C# Developer
2 25 (92.59%) C# WPF Developer
2 25 (92.59%) WPF Developer
3 14 (51.85%) Senior C# Developer
3 14 (51.85%) Senior Developer
3 14 (51.85%) Senior WPF Developer
4 11 (40.74%) .NET Developer
4 11 (40.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (96.30%) HTML
3 25 (92.59%) WPF
3 25 (92.59%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.70%) CSS
4 1 (3.70%) CSS3
4 1 (3.70%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.70%) LESS
4 1 (3.70%) REST
4 1 (3.70%) RESTful
4 1 (3.70%) Sass
4 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (92.59%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.70%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile Development
2 1 (3.70%) MVC
2 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (3.70%) SEO
2 1 (3.70%) SOA
2 1 (3.70%) Web Design
2 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) C#