The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 86 92 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Permanent jobs citing WCF 105 110 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.86% 2.77% 3.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.68% 7.48% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 98 93 135
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,700 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
WCF
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1367 1471 1408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.30% 37.06% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1195 1290 1277
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,332 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

WCF
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

WCF Salary Trend in Hampshire

WCF
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Hampshire

WCF
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCF within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Southampton +32 34 £40,000 - 4
Farnborough -13 19 £42,500 +4.93% 1
Fareham +26 14 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Portsmouth +20 12 £50,000 +48.14% 3
Winchester -27 9 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Basingstoke -8 7 £47,500 +18.75%
Aldershot - 2 £50,000 -
Eastleigh - 1 £37,500 -
WCF
South East

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 200 (99.50%) .NET
2 196 (97.51%) C#
3 174 (86.57%) SQL Server
4 162 (80.60%) ASP.NET
5 154 (76.62%) MVC
6 140 (69.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 121 (60.20%) Agile Software Development
8 116 (57.71%) Microsoft
9 114 (56.72%) TDD
10 98 (48.76%) Web Application Development
11 74 (36.82%) Scrum
12 71 (35.32%) Windows
13 70 (34.83%) OO
14 62 (30.85%) NUnit
15 58 (28.86%) Visual Studio
16 55 (27.36%) Moq
17 54 (26.87%) Rhino Mocks
17 54 (26.87%) Castle Windsor
17 54 (26.87%) NHibernate
18 52 (25.87%) Git (software)
19 51 (25.37%) RESTful
20 50 (24.88%) ASP.NET Web API
21 47 (23.38%) JavaScript
22 46 (22.89%) XML
22 46 (22.89%) WinForms
22 46 (22.89%) BDD
22 46 (22.89%) Kanban
23 44 (21.89%) Ruby
24 43 (21.39%) Node.js
24 43 (21.39%) NoSQL

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 43 (21.39%) Node.js
2 6 (2.99%) IIS
3 2 (1.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.00%) CMS
3 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.50%) WorkSite
4 1 (0.50%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (0.50%) Apache
4 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.50%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 10 (4.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (13.93%) TCP/IP
1 28 (13.93%) Network Security
2 20 (9.95%) CTI
3 4 (1.99%) HTTP
4 2 (1.00%) Internet
5 1 (0.50%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (86.57%) SQL Server
2 43 (21.39%) NoSQL
3 18 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (6.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (6.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.00%) MySQL
5 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.50%) OLTP
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 62 (30.85%) NUnit
2 58 (28.86%) Visual Studio
3 55 (27.36%) Moq
4 54 (26.87%) Rhino Mocks
5 52 (25.87%) Git (software)
6 36 (17.91%) MSTest
7 32 (15.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (4.98%) NuGet
9 8 (3.98%) Selenium
10 6 (2.99%) MSI
10 6 (2.99%) CruiseControl
10 6 (2.99%) WiX
11 2 (1.00%) MSBuild
11 2 (1.00%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.00%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.00%) Subversion
11 2 (1.00%) JIRA
11 2 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.00%) Grunt
11 2 (1.00%) Bower
General
1 33 (16.42%) Finance
2 25 (12.44%) Retail
3 3 (1.49%) Advertising
3 3 (1.49%) Banking
4 2 (1.00%) Marketing
4 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.50%) Back Office
5 1 (0.50%) Legal
5 1 (0.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 184 (91.54%) Developer
2 144 (71.64%) .NET Developer
3 42 (20.90%) C# Developer
4 24 (11.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (9.95%) Software Developer
6 18 (8.96%) Senior Developer
7 17 (8.46%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (5.97%) C# Software Developer
9 11 (5.47%) Junior
9 11 (5.47%) Junior Developer
10 8 (3.98%) Junior C# Developer
11 7 (3.48%) Architect
11 7 (3.48%) Web Developer
11 7 (3.48%) Software Architect
12 5 (2.49%) Graduate
12 5 (2.49%) Software Engineer
12 5 (2.49%) Graduate Developer
12 5 (2.49%) Junior C# .NET Developer
12 5 (2.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (1.99%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (99.50%) .NET
2 162 (80.60%) ASP.NET
3 140 (69.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 54 (26.87%) NHibernate
4 54 (26.87%) Castle Windsor
5 51 (25.37%) RESTful
6 50 (24.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 46 (22.89%) WinForms
7 46 (22.89%) XML
8 42 (20.90%) HTML
8 42 (20.90%) SOAP
9 39 (19.40%) WPF
10 35 (17.41%) .NET Framework
10 35 (17.41%) Unity DI Container
11 34 (16.92%) Ninject
11 34 (16.92%) Spring.NET
12 31 (15.42%) CSS
13 29 (14.43%) Web Services
13 29 (14.43%) REST
14 26 (12.94%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.92%) Inversion of Control
2 17 (8.46%) Tandem
3 16 (7.96%) BBC
3 16 (7.96%) Social Media
4 14 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.48%) Client/Server
6 8 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.99%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.00%) Social Network
9 1 (0.50%) User Experience
9 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 71 (35.32%) Windows
2 2 (1.00%) Linux
2 2 (1.00%) Android
2 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.50%) CentOS
3 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (76.62%) MVC
2 121 (60.20%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (56.72%) TDD
4 98 (48.76%) Web Application Development
5 74 (36.82%) Scrum
6 70 (34.83%) OO
7 46 (22.89%) Kanban
7 46 (22.89%) BDD
8 40 (19.90%) Dependency Injection
8 40 (19.90%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (18.41%) OOD
10 30 (14.93%) Multithreading
11 26 (12.94%) MVVM
12 13 (6.47%) SOA
13 12 (5.97%) Software Engineering
13 12 (5.97%) Content Management
14 10 (4.98%) Software Testing
14 10 (4.98%) Unit Testing
14 10 (4.98%) OOP
14 10 (4.98%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 196 (97.51%) C#
2 47 (23.38%) JavaScript
3 44 (21.89%) Ruby
4 30 (14.93%) C++
5 25 (12.44%) SQL
6 13 (6.47%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.98%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.98%) Java
9 2 (1.00%) VB
9 2 (1.00%) PHP
10 1 (0.50%) Python
10 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.50%) Perl
10 1 (0.50%) C
10 1 (0.50%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 20 (9.95%) Degree
2 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.50%) MCTS
3 1 (0.50%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.49%) HL7
2 3 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Nagios
1 1 (0.50%) AppManager
1 1 (0.50%) SCCM
1 1 (0.50%) Puppet
1 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 116 (57.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.46%) Google
2 17 (8.46%) Facebook
3 16 (7.96%) Apple
3 16 (7.96%) Sony
3 16 (7.96%) Yahoo!
4 2 (1.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.50%) Twitter
5 1 (0.50%) LexisNexis
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle
5 1 (0.50%) VMware
5 1 (0.50%) Telerik
5 1 (0.50%) NetIQ
5 1 (0.50%) HP
5 1 (0.50%) Interwoven
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago