The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough 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 23 18 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +23
Permanent jobs citing WCF 8 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.79% 10.53% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% 25.35% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 5
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
60 71 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 35.93% 41.52% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 52 62 97
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) C#
3 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET
4 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
5 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (65.00%) BDD
6 13 (65.00%) TDD
6 13 (65.00%) Ruby
6 13 (65.00%) OO
6 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (60.00%) Retail
7 12 (60.00%) MVC
7 12 (60.00%) NoSQL
7 12 (60.00%) Node.js
7 12 (60.00%) Web Application Development
7 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
7 12 (60.00%) RESTful
7 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (25.00%) HTML
8 5 (25.00%) SQL
9 3 (15.00%) PHP
10 2 (10.00%) Workflow
10 2 (10.00%) HTTP
10 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
10 2 (10.00%) Android
10 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
10 2 (10.00%) Delphi
10 2 (10.00%) SOAP
10 2 (10.00%) IIS

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 12 (60.00%) Node.js
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
1 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 16 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) HTML Developer
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (60.00%) RESTful
5 5 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (10.00%) XML
6 2 (10.00%) SOAP
6 2 (10.00%) HTML5
6 2 (10.00%) REST
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (5.00%) Web Services
7 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Android
1 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) TDD
2 13 (65.00%) OO
2 13 (65.00%) BDD
3 12 (60.00%) Web Application Development
3 12 (60.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow
4 2 (10.00%) Android Development
4 2 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Database Security
5 1 (5.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) Ruby
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) Delphi
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
1 1 (5.00%) AppManager
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) NetIQ
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Sybase
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